Creating a Complete City: Blueprint Denver Workshops

Come to one of several Blueprint Denver workshops in February and March to learn more about potential strategies for land use and transportation in your neighborhood and citywide.

  • Council District 4: Feb. 20, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Thomas Jefferson High School, 3950 S. Holly St., Denver (This will be focused on Southmoor)
  • District 9: Feb. 21, 5:30 – 7 p.m., Laradon, 5100 Lincoln St., Denver
  • District 1: Feb. 22, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Potenza Lodge Hall, 1900 W. 38th Ave., Denver
  • District 6: Feb. 22, 6 – 8 p.m., District 3 Police Station, 1625 S. University Blvd.
  • District 3: Feb. 27, 5:30 – 8 p.m., Corky Gonzales Library, 1498 Irving St.
  • District 2: Mar. 1, 6 – 8 p.m., All Saints Parish Hall, 2559 S. Federal Blvd., Denver
  • District 10: Mar. 6, 5:30 – 7:30, Community of Christ Church, 480 N. Marion St.
  • District 11: Mar. 7, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Evie Garrett Dennis Campus, 4800 Telluride St.
  • District 7: Mar. 8, 6 – 8 p.m., Valverde Elementary, 2030 W. Alameda Ave. (This one will be conducted in Spanish.)
  • District 7: Mar. 14, 6 – 8 p.m., DSST Byers School, 150 S. Pearl St. (No Spanish interpretation.)
  • District 8: Mar. 15, 5:30 – 7 p.m., DSST Stapleton High School, 2000 Valentia St.

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Emmet Cahill concert at Good Shepherd Catholic Church

Emmet Cahill, award-winning Irish tenor and a lead singer with the popular Irish music show Celtic Thunder, will perform a concert at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Denver on Thursday, February 15 at 7:00 p.m.  Emmet is 27 years old, hails from Mullingar, Co. Westmeath and is considered to be one of Ireland’s most exciting young performers. Congress Park residents can get a 10% discount for tickets. READ MORE

Historic Overlays

Historic designation is one method of ensuring that changes to a neighborhood occur thoughtfully, preserving the fabric of a neighborhood that people love — homes with history, vital dwellings that preserve the past — while acknowledging modern lifestyles. Navigating the ins and outs of the designation process and what it means for your property, however, can be a difficult task. We’ve created a Historic Designation FAQ guide, which answers many of the questions we commonly receive from property owners. READ MORE

RE: Water Main Replacements on Colorado Boulevard, Montview Boulevard, East 17th Avenue

I wanted to update you on our water main project along Colorado Boulevard, Montview Boulevard and East 17th Avenue. The city has approved our permit and we have started moving equipment into the area of Colorado Boulevard and Colfax Avenue to start our work on Phase 1 of the project. For the next two months we will be moving north on Colorado Blvd. from Colfax Ave. to E 17th Ave. A map with our phases and timetable is attached. READ MORE

Green Team Special Event!!!

The Green Team is excited to present a neighborhood-wide “Climate Action Forum” on Oct 6&7, 2017. Please join us in exploring how climate issues will affect us locally and what we can do together to take meaningful climate action here in our neighborhood.

Click here to download the flyer to share with your neighbors! CPN_ClimateActionForum_8.5×11

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East Central Area Plan

The City of Denver is creating a plan for the East Central Area, which includes the neighborhoods along Colfax Avenue between Broadway and Colorado Boulevard. The City needs your help establishing the community’s vision for the next 20 years. Your participation is crucial for making sure the plan truly reflects the community’s hopes for the future.

THIS WILL REPLACE THE CONGRESS PARK NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN READ MORE

City Park Tours in April

Doors Open Denver 2017 is sponsoring tours of City Park on Saturday, April 29 (10:30 am) and Sunday, April 30 (1:00 pm). City Park enthusiasts, Patricia Paul, Barbara Wright and Georgia Garnsey will lead the tour, “City Park, Crown Jewel of the Queen City” for the third year. Tour participants will stroll though City Park’s green expanses and past its lovely gardens, fountains and statues for 60-90 minutes. READ MORE