Commuter Rail/Transit Oriented Development
Commuter rail is coming to South Westminster in 2016. RTD's FasTrack's project plans to bring three rail stations to Westminster.
In preparation for these stations, the City of Westminster is planning for redevelopment of the areas surrounding the stations, or Transit Oriented Development (TOD).
- Westminster Station - The Westminster Station is to be located at approximately 71st Avenue and Irving Street and is scheduled to open in 2016.
- Westminster Station Transit Oriented Development - The transit oriented development area around the future Westminster Station consists of 135-acres bound by Federal Boulevard and Lowell Boulevard, 72nd Avenue and approximately 68th Avenue. .
- Westminster Center Station/TOD - The Westminster Center Station is to be located at approximately 88th Avenue and Harlan Street. Scheduled to open based on funding resources. The Westminster Center Station transit oriented development area is the site of the former Westminster Mall.
- Walnut Creek Station/TOD - The Walnut Creek Station is to be located at the northwest corner of Church Ranch Boulevard and U.S. 36 at the north end of the Shops at Walnut Creek shopping center. Scheduled to open based on funding resources. The Walnut Creek Station transit oriented development area is at the north end of the Shops at Walnut Creek shopping center overlooking the Lower Church Lake Open Space.