Dry Creek station

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Dry Creek
TheRide light rail station
DryCreekRTD.JPG
A view of the Dry Creek station from the top of the stairs to the adjoining pedestrian bridge. The view is approximately towards the north.
Location 9450 E. Dry Creek Road
Centennial, Colorado
Coordinates 39°34′43″N 104°52′35″W / 39.5786°N 104.8763°W / 39.5786; -104.8763Coordinates: 39°34′43″N 104°52′35″W / 39.5786°N 104.8763°W / 39.5786; -104.8763
Owned by Regional Transportation District
Line(s)
  E Line
  F Line
  R Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Connections TheRide buses
Construction
Parking 235 spaces[1]
Bicycle facilities 6 racks
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 3
History
Opened November 17, 2006
Services
Preceding station   RTD   Following station
E Line
toward Lincoln
F Line
toward Peoria
R Line

Dry Creek station is an island platformed RTD light rail station in Centennial, Colorado, United States. Operating as part of the E, F and R lines, the station was opened on November 17, 2006, and is operated by the Regional Transportation District.[2][3] The station features a public art installation of a series of stainless steel tubes holding hourglasses that contain pyrite entitled Fools Gold.[4] It was created by John McEnroe and dedicated in 2006.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alphabetical park-n-Ride List". Regional Transportation District. Retrieved September 26, 2010. 
  2. ^ Leib, Jeffrey (November 21, 2006). "A rail easy commute SE line's regular service debuts smoothly". The Denver Post. p. A1. 
  3. ^ "RTD: Southeast Corridor" (PDF). Regional Transportation District. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 28, 2011. Retrieved September 26, 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "art-n-Transit: A rider's guide to public art on RTD's transit system, Southeast Corridor". Regional Transportation District. Retrieved September 27, 2010.