Light Rail Station

Cheers to Three New Stations!

We hope you are as excited as we are for the completion of the Southeast Rail Extension bringing us three new stations of the 2.3-mile extension of the E, F and R light rail lines. The community is invited to celebrate the grand opening weekend with the Station Sensation party on Saturday the 18th, at Sky Ridge Station. Head to Lone Tree to celebrate with a street festival including live music, food trucks, and games. […]

careers of tomorrow

Careers of tomorrow …. today: The top 5 opportunities for the future in Denver South

Colorado has one of the strongest economies in the nation. For that, it can thank its residents who bring their entrepreneurial spirit and high-tech smarts to all industries, ushering in innovations and advances to spaces from healthcare to finance. Colorado ranks fifth in the nation for tech employment concentration, with 10.3% of its workforce in the tech sector, according to the 2018 Cyberstates report from CompTIA. In other words, technology isn’t living in a vacuum […]

gig economy

How the gig economy is transforming work and life in Denver South

Colorado’s gig economy is like everything else Colorado—high-tech, smart, and strategic. Think lemonade stand turned into a made-to-order coffee bar during the morning rush hour. Jobs allow workers to earn cash on their own terms, not necessarily at a retail chain, as a server, or babysitting the neighbor’s kids, like in the days of old. According to a May 2018 ranking by Amazon, Colorado comes in at fourth on a list of the top 10 […]

transit

Looking to offer transit benefits to your employees? Denver South can help

How do most Americans get to work? It’s simple: they drive by themselves. In fact, more than 76 percent of commuters drive alone, according to a recent study by CityLab. It’s no different here on the Front Range, either, where 70-80 percent of workers are sitting by themselves in their cars every day. But things are not the same in cities like New York and San Francisco that have robust public transit systems, but parking […]

sustainable

Denver South teams up with federal lab to promote sustainable commutes

Denver South and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have recently partnered on a unique employer engagement opportunity intended to promote the use of sustainable commuting options across Colorado. The target? The Denver metro area’s ever-growing ranks of commuters. This pilot program is part of Denver South’s ongoing effort to address not only congestion and traffic along the I-25 corridor, but also to improve the quality of life for everyone in the Denver metro area.  […]