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Northstar Commercial Partners Welcome New Public Charter School Tenant

DENVER — Today, New Summit Charter Academy was approved by the local District 20 school board to open in a building owned by Denver-based commercial real estate investment company Northstar Commercial Partners. New Summit is set to open in August 2018 for the new school year at 7899 Lexington, in the heart of …

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Saunders Construction Celebrates Women in Construction Week with Women’s Summit

DENVER – Saunders Construction, Inc., a leading construction manager and general contractor in Colorado, held a Women’s Summit in honor of National Women in Construction Week on Wednesday, March 7, to celebrate diversity in the construction industry. Saunders put together a panel of speakers that consisted of both women and men …

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Toastmasters International Opens New World Headquarters in Englewood

ENGLEWOOD, CO — On March 19. nonprofit Toastmasters International, the global education organization devoted to communication and leadership skills development, celebrated the opening of its new world headquarters at 9127 South Jamaica St in Englewood with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. After outgrowing its previous World Headquarters in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., …

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Exterior Design Approved for ACC Castle Rock

CASTLE ROCK, CO — The exterior design for the the two-story, $40 million Arapahoe Community College (ACC) Castle Rock Collaboration Campus, was unanimously approved by the town council on Tuesday, Feb. 20. The project is a joint venture among the Town of Castle Rock, Arapahoe Community College, the Castle Rock Economic …

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PCL Construction Donates Nearly $1 Million to Mile High United Way

DENVER – PCL Construction recently wrapped up the company’s 20th annual Mile High United Way campaign, having raised more than $940,000 for the local nonprofit in 2017. PCL employees donated more than $463,000 during the two-week campaign which included funds raised at various events. Additionally, the organization contributed around $477,000, for a total donation of …

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City Planners to Roll Out Ideas for Land Use and Mobility in Denver Neighborhoods

DENVER — City planners are rolling out Denveright; a community-driven planning process that challenges the community to shape how we want to evolve in four key areas: land use, mobility, parks, and recreational resources. 11 Blueprint Denver workshops are currently underway to educate Denverites about the potential strategies for land use and transportation …

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AGC of Colorado Targets Workforce Development with 2018 New Board of Directors

DENVER — AGC of Colorado appointed a new board of directors for 2018 with a focus on workforce recruitment, development, leadership, and mentoring. The seven-member management committee that leads the 550 AGC of Colorado construction members includes, Scott Van Deren from Drake-Williams Steel as the chairman and Kurt Klanderud from GH …

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Groundbreaking: North Building Renovation Project at the Denver Art Museum

DENVER – The Denver Art Museum (DAM) broke ground yesterday on a comprehensive renovation of its iconic North Building, the only completed structure in North America designed by renowned Italian architect Gio Ponti. The renovation is slated for completion timed to the building’s 50th anniversary in 2021. The design will unify …

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Adolfson & Peterson Construction Tops Out Thunder Vista P-8 School

BROOMFIELD, CO — Adolfson & Peterson Construction (AP) today announced the topping out of the new Adams 12 Thunder Vista P-8 School. The school, which is expected to serve about 900 to 1,000 students, was financed through a $350 million school construction bond which passed in November 2016. The topping out …

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Local Design-Build Firm Recognized for Adaptive Reuse Projects

Fort Collins, CO – The Neenan Company, a fully integrated design-build firm based in Colorado, is an award winner and category finalist for International Interior Design Association’s (IIDA) Rocky Mountain Chapter BESTawards, recognizing two adaptive reuse projects in education and healthcare. The Neenan Company’s work on the Colorado Early Colleges …

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