Meet and Greet District 10 Candidates for General Election May 5, 2015

In preparation for the next city wide general election on May 5 2015 Congress Park Neighbors will be hosting a “meet and greet” of the candidates running for District 10 City Council on February 18 7:00 at Heitler Hall National Jewish Hospital.  We are preparing a short list of questions and need your help.  Please take a minute and give us your input.
http://www.congressparkneighbors.org/district-10-candidate-forum/
This election will include all City Council seats plus the Mayor, Auditor and Clerk and Recorder.  It will be conducted only by mail in ballot. To register, check your registration  or change your address go here
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CENTRAL DENVER REC CENTER UPDATE

Our representative  from Congress Park to the Central Denver Rec Center stake holder group, Aaron Goldhamer provided this report. It is presented in its entirety . Pictures were also provided by Aaron.  Thank you very much Aaron

*All photos are presented as thumbnails.  Please select image to enlarge

Dear CPN,
I am writing to report on the Stakeholders meeting that was held on 1/7/15 regarding the Central Denver Rec Center.  I hope this recap is informative!  I’ve attached the agenda that was circulated with my notes thereon. Rec_Center_Meeting_Agenda_1.7.15

We heard about–and saw–a revised layout for the design. (more…)

New Date Set For Second Installation on Bicycle & Pedestrian Bridge

New Date Set For Second Installation on Bicycle & Pedestrian Bridge

I-25 from Colorado Blvd. to Evans Ave. to close Jan. 16 for work

 DENVER, CO – The truss was put into place last month on the Colorado Center bicycle and pedestrian bridge–now it’s time for the arch! Crews will install the 40-foot high arch over I-25 between Colorado Boulevard and Evans Avenue in the overnight hours starting Friday night, January 16.

Denver Public Works postponed installation of the arch in December to allow the contractor more time to assemble the arch and review installation plans.  The new schedule will fully close I-25 from Colorado Boulevard to Evans Avenue for a 12-hour period starting 10pm Friday night, January 16, into Saturday morning, January 17, weather permitting: (more…)