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  • The roads scholar

    The roads scholar

    An ecologist helps wildlife safely cross highways.

  • How to save your town from the interstate

    How to save your town from the interstate

    Arts tourism revives a reservation border town.

  • Silver (state) bullet

    Silver (state) bullet

    A proposed Mexico-to-Canada highway gets mixed reactions.

  • We bought an SUV, and we're proud of it

    The writer buys an SUV because it does the job she needs it to do. So there.

  • Light rail moves inland from the 'Left Coast'

    Light rail has become unexpectedly popular in deeply conservative Salt Lake City, Utah

  • A city center in the suburbs

    Charlie Lybrand enjoys living in his transit-oriented complex in metro Denver, because he rarely has to drive to get to college or go out to party

  • Reading, riding and relaxing

    Architect Kevin Koernig, who commutes from suburban Littleton to downtown Denver, loves light rail because it saves him money, keeps him healthy, and gives him extra time to read

  • Commuter trains could connect the West's far-flung cities

    Longer commuter rails could connect the West’s far-flung cities in ways they haven’t been connected since the glory days of the railroad

  • You say you want a railvolution...

    Westerners may love their cars, but the region’s rapid growth means that even the most ardent car-lovers have a stake in mass transit, and in Denver’s grand experiment in light rail

  • Back On Track

    Denver, Colo., one of the West’s most sprawling, traffic-choked cities, has become a champion of mass transit with FasTracks, its ambitious light-rail project

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