After 16 years and 87 million dollars Fort Collins MAX Rapid Transit bus service is finally fully operational. The 1st bus left the South Transit Center at 11 a.m. on Saturday. It is an amazing achievement considering what it took to make this project happen.
MAX Bus Rapid Transit service starts on Saturday, May 10 in Fort Collins! You can kick-off the start of MAX service with a ceremony at the new South Transit Center, and then ride the MAX to each of the stations for parties and entertainment.
The City of Fort Collins is beginning to test the MAX Bus Rapid Transit service. From early February until the start of service in May 2014, MAX buses will be on the guideway, Mason St. in Downtown and McClelland Dr. at various times.
The new MAX Bus Rapid Transit System in Fort Collins is an idea that was proposed 14 years ago. We are finally seeing it come to life. Todd Harding had the opportunity to take a behind-the-scenes tour of the construction. Here is what he learned:
The public is invited to a community workshop that will help create the vision for Midtown Fort Collins tonight (Wednesday, November 14), 5:30-8:00 p.m., in the Lincoln Center’s Columbine Room at 417 W. Magnolia St. A light dinner will be provided.
All this week MAX construction will remove trees north of Drake Road and east of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway tracks in Fort Collins. The trees being removed are part of a MAX construction plan that includes transplanting or recycling and installation of replacement trees...
Harmony Road at Mason Street in Fort Collins will experience lane closures beginning today (Tuesday, October 9th) through the end of the month, while crews install a storm drainage pipeline along Mason Street. The closures on Harmony will be phased, with at least two open lanes serving east and wes…