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16th Street Mall May Welcome Target Location

View here A presentation scheduled for February 15th to the Business, Arts, Workforce and Aeronautical Services Committee of the Denver City Council could determine whether a lease has been finalized for a downtown Target location at the corner of 16th Street and California Street. The committee agenda includes a Resolution described …

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New Energy Efficiency Rules in Place for Denver’s Commercial Buildings

View here The Denver City Council passed new regulations regarding energy efficiency for Denver’s commercial buildings before adjourning for the holidays. Starting in 2017, owners of buildings 25,000 SF or larger will need to determine the Energy Star score of their buildings using the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star …

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Affordable Housing Fund Approved by Denver City Council

View here The Denver City Council voted to approve the $150 million affordable housing fund this week. No public vote was needed to raise property taxes. Photo: Stapleton Affordable Housing project by Northeast Denver Housing Center, Palace Construction & Cunningham Group Architecture; Photography by The Unfound Door  

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Affordable Housing Update: 2 Proposals On the Way to Denver City Council Vote

View here The latest on Denver’s Affordable Housing includes two proposals that are on the way to a vote by the Denver City Council on September 19, 2016. The debate continues to focus on funding and fees levied on developers. Photo courtesy of Business Rewritten

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Affordable Housing Update: Fund Advanced to a Vote by the Full Denver City Council

View here The Affordable Housing Fund in Denver has been a topic of contention all summer, but the motion advanced to a vote by the full Denver City Council after a committee vote Wednesday, August 24th. The proposed fund would raise $156M over the next ten years with property taxes and a …

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Denver City Council Approves $1.4M Funds for Building Permit Backlogs

View here The Department of Community Planning and Development has been inundated with building permits, issuing 75% more building permits than it did in 2009. That number is expected to increase another 8% this summer alone. The Denver City Council approved $1.4M in funding to hopefully provide some relief and the necessary …

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