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A History of Transportation in Boulder

A History of Transportation in Boulder

Al Barlett (pictured 2nd) riding on 17th Street

In 1984 Phyllis Smith researched Boulder's transportation and created a paper titled A History of Boulder’s Transportation 1858 - 1984 pdf.

For the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Greenbelts and Transportation Tax the City of Boulder is working on an update of the History of Transportation 1984-2017 pdf.

Topics covered in this draft report include:

  • 13th Street Contra-flow Bike Lane
  • 28th Street
  • B-cycle Bike Share
  • The Flatiron Flyer
  • Biking
  • Boulder Junction
  • Boulder’s Original Bikeways
  • Broadway
  • Broadway/Euclid Underpass
  • Community Transit Network
  • Creation of GO Boulder
  • Current Transportation Projects
  • Diagonal Highway
  • Evolution of Multi-Modal Corridors
  • Evolution of the EcoPass
  • FasTracks
  • Living Lab
  • Multi-Use Paths and Greenways
  • Neighborhood Traffic Mitigation Program
  • Pedestrians/Pedestrian Conferences
  • Pennsylvania Event Street
  • Regional Connections
  • Safe Routes to School
  • State of the System in 1984
  • Transportation Master Plan
  • US 36 BRT/Bikeway

For information, contact: Ted Harberg ● Transportation Division ● [email protected]

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