Regional Transportation

View the CIP Project Map

What’s happening down the street and across the county? View current and upcoming projects.

Advancing Adams

Public Works is updating the County’s Transportation Master Plan in partnership with the Comprehensive Plan and the Parks, Open Spaces, and Trails Plan. Learn more here and help shape future growth and development, identify transportation projects that address safety and mobility, and add new recreational amenities throughout Adams County.

Federal Boulevard Multimodal Transportation Study

The cities of Westminster and Federal Heights and Adams County partnered to comprehensively study Federal Boulevard from 120th Avenue to the Denver city limits (52nd Avenue). Join the discussion here.

Interstate 270 Environmental Assessment

The Colorado DOT has partnered with Adams County and Commerce City to perform required environmental assessments along I-270 from I-25 to I-76 to improve mobility and operations corridor wide. Learn more here.

Smart Commute Metro North

Cities and Counties across the northern metro region come together to discuss transportation needs and provide a variety of rideshare and commuting options.  Learn more here.

North Area Transportation Alliance (NATA)

The advocacy arm of Smart Commute Metro North brings together voices from many North Metro governments. NATA maintains a stragetic Master Project List. Click to see the priorities of Adams County as well as those from surrounding governments.

RTD N Line

Connecting the North Metro region to Union Station, the N Line gives North Metro population connections to destinations throughout the Denver metropolitan area. Get schedule and ridership information here.

Regional Coordination

Adams County is participating and partnering with state and/or local agencies to address transportation issues on a number of corridors throughout the county. Some of the corridors where the county is actively participating include:

  • SH 7, Boulder to Brighton Corridor (CDOT)
  • I-70 at Piccadilly Road (Aurora)
  • I-70 at Watkins/Airpark (Aurora)
  • US 85 at 120th Avenue (Commerce City, Brighton)
  • Vasquez Boulevard, I-270 to 64th Avenue (Commerce City)
  • 104th Avenue, Colorado Boulevard to US 85 (Thornton)

Reach out to county staff for information on these and other regional projects.

DRCOG (Denver Regional Council of Governments)

In its role as the Denver region's Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), DRCOG coordinates with Adams County to ensure our transportation priorities are programmed at the regional and state levels. Learn more here, including project lists specific to Adams County.

AdCOG Subregional Forum

Speaking as one voice regionally, this group comes together to discuss and debate transportation issues facing the North Metro region.


ADCOG Subregional Forum Meetings ADCOG Technical Staff Meetings

January 26, 2022, TBD
Via Zoom video conference



January 19, 2022, 9:30 AM
Via Zoom video conference

Agenda (subject to change without notice)

If you wish to speak at the meeting, submit your name and contact information to by 4PM MST on the Tuesday prior to the meeting. You will given the Zoom link and directions for providing your comment. NOTE: You will have three minutes to present your comments.

Past agendas and information for the AdCOG Subregional Forum prior to 2021 is available. Contact us with your request.