Whether you’re a developer, business, commuting employee or resident, or future resident, there’s an opportunity for you in Lakewood. The 12.1 mile long W light rail line, which opened in April 2013, connects Lakewood to downtown Denver, nearby Golden, and the entire metro Denver light rail system.
In Lakewood, the line provides access to:
The City of Lakewood has rezoned much of areas surrounding light rail stations and the West Colfax Avenue corridor to accommodate for mixed-use and higher density projects. To learn more about the Mixed Use zone districts visit the City’s Light Rail planning page in the Quicklink box to the right. Contact Lakewood’s Economic Development Division to discuss opportunities along the W light rail line.