Potential Alternatives | CapMetro Engage

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Potential Alternatives

Current alternatives include:

Baseline Alternative

Continued operation of MetroRapid 801 with transit speed and reliability improvements

Picture of passengers waiting at Republic Square stop

Dedicated Pathways/Transitways

Fully dedicated lanes of facilities set aside for public transportation vehicles that allow for traffic-free travel. These lanes could serve:

  • Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)
  • Light Rail Transit (LRT)
  • Autonomous Rapid Transit (ART)

Picture of an LRT on a dedicated right of way

Alternatives will be evaluated in terms of response to the Purpose and Need, transportation, social, economic, and environmental impacts, capital and operational costs, and technical viablity.

Capital Metro will continue to analyze alternative transit modes, alignment, and design options for high-capacity transit in the Orange Line Corridor.

Submissions are closed.