Monthly Archives: October 2012

What’s Next for Arapahoe Square 9/20/12

On Sept. 20, the Young Leaders of ULI Colorado previewed the new 2020 Lawrence apartment building being developed by Zocalo Community Development. About 100 attendees also got an overview of the emerging Arapahoe Square neighborhood near Coors Field. ALL PHOTOS BY TARI ENSIGN

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Don’t Miss ULI Colo Boulder Farm to Table Tour, Sat Oct 20

Boulder Tour Itinerary 10:00: Meet at Boulder Farmers’ Market, in front of Dushanbe Tea House; brief introductions by ULI’s Kathleen McCormick and Mimi Mather, and overview of agriculture and community sustainability from ULI’s Jim Leach; view Black Cat Farm’s stand at the market and meet farmers Jill and Eric Skokan (Note: Orientation will be on the bus in case of inclement weather.) 10:15: Board BVSD bus (location near Farmers Market TBD). Boulder City Planner Karl Guiler will discuss urban agriculture and land use en route. 10:30: Visit Flatirons Neighborhood Farm … Read More

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Real Estate Diversity Initiative Graduation

Today at Kimbal Hall in historic Five Points, ULI Colorado and the Denver Office of Economic Development graduated 30 proteges through the REDI programs. Students are mid-career professionals (all woman and minorities) who spent six months studying actual sites and proposing projects in Denver’s historic Five Points neighborhood. Thank you to sponsors ULI Foundation, Wells Fargo and Greenberg Traurig, and to mentors Grant Bennett, Lynn Crist, Ismael Guerrero and Dick Taft. Thank you also to Cindy Christensen for her great job of organizing REDI.

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Denver’s Union Station is “Linchpin of the West”

After decades of minimal use, Denver Union Station is being transformed into a model multimodal transportation hub through a series of cooperative planning decisions, well-timed opportunities, and leaps of faith. Read More

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ULI Panel Offers Ways to Revitalize Downtown Colorado Springs

A first-ever joint Urban Land Institute / International Downtown Association (IDA) panel visited Colorado Springs June 24-29, 2012, chaired by Former Indianapolis Mayor Bill Hudnut. The assignment for the panel centered on revitalization of downtown. Read More

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