Metro Aurora


After almost four years of construction and several months of delays, the R Line — also referred to as the I-225 Rail or the Aurora Line — will bring 10.5 miles of new light rail to the city, spanning from the northern terminus at the Peoria Station to the current end of the line at Nine Mile. The R Line will continue west and south before finishing each route at the Lincoln Station in Lone Tree. PHOTO BY QUINCY SNOWDON/Aurora Sentinel

AURORA | The digital letters scrawled across the front of the light rail trains that have been coursing through Aurora in recent months will finally swap out that “test train” text for “Lincoln” or “Peoria” next week when the new R Line, a 22-mile stretch of light rail connecting Aurora to Denver International Airport and the […]