Pepsi Center / Elitch Gardens (RTD)

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Pepsi Center/Elitch Gardens
RTD light rail station
Pepsi CenterElitch Gardens.JPG
The Pepsi Center/Elitch Gardens light rail station in Denver. The empty coal train in the background is passing by on the adjacent railroad tracks.
Location 1700 Ninth Street
Denver, Colorado
Coordinates 39°44′55″N 105°00′35″W / 39.748668°N 105.009643°W / 39.748668; -105.009643Coordinates: 39°44′55″N 105°00′35″W / 39.748668°N 105.009643°W / 39.748668; -105.009643
Owned by Regional Transportation District
Line(s)
  C Line
  E Line
  W Line
Platforms

2 island platforms

1 side platform
Tracks 3
Connections RTD buses
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Parking None
Bicycle facilities None
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone A[1]
History
Opened April 5, 2002
Previous names Pepsi Center/Six Flags Elitch Gardens
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 1,639 (avg. monthly)[2] (RTD)
Rank 28 our of 44[3]
Services
Preceding station   RTD   Following station
Terminus
C Line
E Line
toward Lincoln
W Line

Pepsi Center/Elitch Gardens is a RTD light rail station in Denver, Colorado, United States. Operating as part of the C, E and W Lines, the station was opened on April 5, 2002, and is operated by the Regional Transportation District.[4][5] It primarily serves the adjacent Pepsi Center and Elitch Gardens entertainment facilities in Downtown Denver. Before Six Flags sold Elitch Gardens in 2007, the station was known as Pepsi Center/Six Flags Elitch Gardens.

References[edit]

  1. ^ RTD Station Info
  2. ^ http://www.rtd-denver.com/PDF_Files/ServiceD/RiderStats_LRT_Station_Activity_Wkday_Aug14.pdf
  3. ^ http://www.rtd-denver.com/PDF_Files/ServiceD/RiderStats_LRT_Station_Activity_Wkday_Aug14.pdf
  4. ^ Proctor, Cathy (March 22, 2002). "New light rail will provide a critical link". Denver Business Journal. 
  5. ^ "RTD: Central Platte Valley Light Rail Line" (PDF). Regional Transportation District. Retrieved September 26, 2010.