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The Neenan Company Completes Global Schools Mapleton Arts Center

The Neenan Company, a fully integrated design-build firm based in Colorado, has completed Mapleton Public Schools’ Global Schools project. The metro Denver project features the school district’s International Baccalaureate (IB) authorized family of schools – separated into three schools – plus the district’s Mapleton Arts Center. Located at the district’s …

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Holyoke Junior and Senior High School Improvements

Howell Construction, a locally owned, full-service general contracting firm, has completed improvements to the Holyoke School District Junior/Senior High School. Howell was hired as design-builder for the BEST grant project. Partnered with Wold Architects and Engineers, the project team received Notice to Proceed with design work in mid-January 2021 and completed all …

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EAST WEST PARTNERS TO REDEVELOP CHERRY CREEK WEST 

A new place to live and work with an emphasis on pedestrian movement over car travel is coming to Cherry Creek West. Denver-based real estate and community developer East West Partners announced today that it is launching a transformative redevelopment of the land immediately west of the Cherry Creek Shopping Center in Cherry Creek.   As owners of …

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Venture Architecture Designs Revolutionary New Academic Building for International School of Denver

The International School of Denver’s newest academic facility, The Mary Louise Evans Building, recently celebrated its grand opening. Designed by Venture Architecture, in close coordination with the school’s community, the new 40,000-square-foot facility will serve as a hub for the entire ISDenver community, providing a new learning center as well …

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RTA Architects Receives National Recognition from the Association for Learning Environments

RTA Architects, an award-winning Colorado Springs-based architectural and interior design firm, was recently recognized with an LEsolutions Planning and Design Award from the Association for Learning Environments (A4LE), one of the Association’s highest honors, for its design of the Lake City Community School (Hinsdale County School District RE-1, Lake City, …

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Local Developer Donates $100K to College and Career Centers in Aurora Public High Schools

It was quite a surprise Tuesday evening when Carlo Ferreira, developer of The Aurora Highlands, donated $100,000 during the Aurora Public Schools (APS) Foundation 9th annual Relentless Gala. Ferreira surprised everyone, including his daughter Carla, the director of Onsite Development of The Aurora Highlands, with his generous donation. During the $1000 paddle …

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Groundbreaking: Prospect Valley Elementary

GH Phipps recently joined Jefferson County Public Schools officials and educators to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new Prospect Valley Elementary School in Wheat Ridge. The new school will replace the existing structure that was built in 1967. The project architect is MOA Architecture. The new $20 million dollar school is an outcome of …

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GH Phipps and Newton Middle School Celebrate Opening of New School

GH Phipps joined Littleton Public Schools and Newton Middle School for a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the new Newton Middle School. The new 165,890-square-foot school is the flagship project for the LPS 2018 Bond Program and is Little Public School’s first replacement school in several decades. …

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Jeffco Schools Foundation to Hold Fundraising Event to Help Grow Local Design and Construction Talent Pipeline

The Jeffco Schools Foundation (JSF) Gala is fast approaching and will help to support over 84,000 Jeffco students to thrive and to access their bright futures. Funds are needed to continue this history of support for Jeffco students. Efforts supported through JSF, in partnership with Jeffco Public Schools programs such …

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DU Unveils Three New Campus Buildings

As students return to a full, in-person campus experience at the University of Denver’s (DU) campus, they will occupy and utilize three large new buildings that have opened gradually over the course of the pandemic. The buildings include a new community commons, a new residence hall for first-year students, and a new career …

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