Lamar Street Station

The Lamar Street Station Area in the Two Creeks neighborhood is an eclectic and vibrant area. This dynamic community honors the history of the area while encouraging a future that supports: Sustainability through the integration of land use, design, transportation, and the natural environment; strong connections with all communities by bike, rail, foot, and bus; A pedestrian-friendly environment with attractive streetscapes, inviting public spaces, and detached sidewalks; housing diversity to support people of all income levels and ages; and quality development with the right mix of uses to foster a thriving, creative and attractive community.  The Lamar Street Station is located in the heart of the emerging 40West Arts District.

 

Jurisdiction and Contact:  

City of Lakewood  planning@lakewood.org

Related Plans and Documents:

Lamar Street Station Area Plan

40 West Arts District Urban Design and Mobility Concepts Plan

Projects and Investments:

Metro West Housing Solutions – Lamar Station Crossing

Lamar Street and 14th Avenue Intersection Improvements - The City of Lakewood will complete intersection improvements at the Lamar Street and 14th Avenue intersection and along Lamar Street from 14th Avenue to the Lamar Station. The scope of the project includes the reconstruction of the 14th Avenue and Lamar Street intersection as an urban compact roundabout, construction of an 8 foot detached sidewalk and curb and gutter on the east side of Lamar Street between 13th and 14th Avenues, and bike lanes on both sides of Lamar Street between 13th and 14th Avenues.

 

Partners:

Metro West Housing Solutions

Rocky Mountain College of Arts + Design

40 West Arts District

Lakewood-West Colfax Business Improvement District

Station Information:

Lamar Station RTD Fact Sheet section:
The Lamar Station is a neighborhood walk-up station that is located just east of Lamar Street and north of 13th Avenue in Lakewood. No parking is associated with this station. Public art will be placed at the station adjacent to Lamar Street.
Connecting the WestCorridor Communities, CTOD Report