Event Recap: 2019 Colorado Transportation & Environmental Professionals Training

By Julie Wanzer, LEED AP The American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC Colorado), in partnership with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the American Public Works Association, Colorado Chapter, hosted the 2019 Colorado Transportation & Environmental Professionals & Training (TTEP19) on March 5 – 6, 2019 at the Westin Westminster. …


BNSF Breaks Ground on Logistics Center Hudson

Construction is officially underway on a 430-acre logistics facility logistics center in Hudson, called Logistics Center Hudson, designed to give customers better access to Denver and surrounding markets via new rail-served sites. BNSF Railway (BNSF), one of the largest freight transportation companies in North America, was drawn to the location of the site …


Century Communities Announces Two New TOD Townhome Communities in Lakewood

LAKEWOOD — Century Communities, a leading national home builder, announced this week it will deliver two new townhome communities—designed for today’s urban lifestyle. Both communities have been specially designed for an urban lifestyle, close to light rail stations in Lakewood.. Oak Street is a new neighborhood developed with seven new townhome floorplans …


ULC Partners with Adams County to Purchase TOD in Opportunity Zone

COMMERCE CITY — In partnership with Adams County and Commerce City, Urban Land Conservancy (ULC) has purchased the former Adams County Human Services building, now called South Platte Crossing, located at 7190 Colorado Boulevard, to preserve critical community-serving office space. The 4.5-acre property is located directly across from the E. 72nd …

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New Project: Atlantis Apartments

DENVER — The Atlantis Community Inc. (ACI), a non-profit organization that advocates for people with disabilities, is developing a new TOD community that will cater to Denver’s disabled community. Located two blocks from the Alameda light rail station in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, the Atlantis Apartments will consist of 60 one- and …


Redevelopment Parcel in Denver’s RiNo Neighborhood Sells for $11.25M

DENVER – McCaffery Interests, Inc. in partnership with Hines, has purchased 3500 Blake Street in RiNo, a 50,000-square-foot redevelopment parcel located in the heart of Denver’s RiNo. The property closed on Nov. 8 and was purchased for $11,250,000 or $225 per square foot. Drew McManus, managing director, Jim Capecelatro, executive …


White Construction Group Completes Tom’s Urban Kitchen and Brewery at Westin DIA

DENVER – White Construction Group recently completed the new Tom’s Urban Kitchen and Brewery at The Westin Denver International Airport (DEN) for Midfield Concession Enterprises, Inc. Tom’s Urban Kitchen and Brewery, designed by JGA Architects is the first complete brewing operation at DEN, complete with a viewing window to observe the process …


Tech Firm Signs Long-Term Lease at S’PARK

BOULDER – Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK), a publicly traded high-tech firm, has signed a long-term lease for the entire office component, accounting for approximately 42,000 square feet, in the “Market Building” at S’PARK in Boulder, scheduled for completion in early 2019. The John Buck Company, a premier, vertically-integrated real estate investment, development and operating company, …


477-unit Development Receives Unanimous Approval from Arvada City Council

The Arvada City Council has unanimously approved the preliminary development plan for Haskins Station, a 477-unit, for-sale residential, TOD development in Arvada. Together with development partner SSM Ridge LLC, Consilium Design — a landscape architecture, land planning and urban design firm — created a master plan of the 61-acre parcel that outlines …

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Groundbreaking: TOD Development in Denver’s Sunnyside Neighborhood

DENVER – Construction has begun on a $123 million project called Zia Sunnyside, an affordably-priced residential and retail development planned for Denver’s Sunnyside neighborhood. A collaboration between Confluence Companies and Craine Architecture will provide 434 residential units, with 314 for-rent apartments and 120 for-sale condos, on 2.3 acres, next to the 41st and Fox …