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Unformatted text preview: ransportation components of the $550 million Better Denver Bond Program have been mostly completed. Two FasTracks commuter lines, plus part of a third one, will begin in 2012. While work will continue on the West Corridor Line and on phase two of Denver’s Union Station, more work will begin on the I-225 line extension to Iliff and on the first phase of the North Metro line from downtown to the National Western Stock Show station. Fort Collins will start the $65 million Mason Corridor Bus Rapid Transit project, and the $48 million VelociRFTA bus rapid transit project in Aspen, Carbondale, and Glenwood Springs should also be underway. CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYMENT 2003–2012 2003 - 2012 (In Thousands) (In Thousands) Year Employment Percentage Change 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 149.9 151.3 160.0 167.8 167.8 161.8 -6.5% 0.9 5.8 4.9 0.0 -3.6 2009 Construction started on power plants in 2010 and will total around $400 million in 2011. Further upgrades and rehabilitation spending on power plants will climb to $500 million in 2012. Spending on transmission lines is not tracked in the...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.

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