September 24, 2016

Construction Is Finally Underway at Punch Bowl Stapleton

A project that was announced eighteen months ago, Punch Bowl Social Stapleton, has finally broken ground and began construction following receipt of long-delayed building permits on September 14. This second location of the eatertainment-based concept is planting roots at the air traffic control tower of the former Stapleton Airport off Central Park and Martin Luther […]

November 23, 2015

Salati Italian Street Food Opens in Northfield

No one does flatbread quite like the Italians, and the piadinas at the newly opened Salati Italian Street Food in Northfield are no exception. Piadinas, which means “savory” in Italian, are softer, chewier cousins of pita and they work beautifully as bookends to a satisfying sandwich. [Read more…]

November 17, 2015

Two CU Denver alums hold seats on the Denver City Council

Denver City Councilman Christopher Herndon knows that being a leader means being a learner, which is why he enrolled at CU Denver. Herndon earned his Bachelor of Science in systems engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1999, and received his master’s in management from Webster University in 2003. After moving […]

November 12, 2015

Four Mayors Selected as 2016 Daniel Rose Fellows

ULI and the National League of Cities (NLC) have announced that mayors from four cities—Birmingham, Alabama; Denver; Long Beach, California; and Rochester, New York—have been selected as the 2016 class of Daniel Rose Fellows by the Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use. Mayors William Bell, Michael Hancock, Robert Garcia, and Lovely Warren will lead teams […]

October 29, 2015

East Colfax/East Montclair join Sustainable Neighborhoods Program

Denver Environmental Health’s Sustainable Neighborhood Program is excited to announce the selection of Baker and East Colfax/East Montclair neighborhoods to the program. This addition increases participating neighborhoods to eight, joining Barnum, Chaffee Park-Regis, North City Park, Villa Park, West Colfax and Green Valley Ranch. [Read more…]

October 9, 2015

Beverage Distributors Moving to Stapleton

United Properties announced in August they had signed Colorado’s largest wine, beer and liquor distributor to a lease for their upcoming new buildings in Stapleton—and they broke ground on those buildings in September. Beverage Distributors Company, LLC, Inc., which now has multiple locations in Aurora, will consolidate their operations and 600-person workforce in 500,000 square […]

October 9, 2015

Mayor Approves Additional Composting Routes

Asked to increase the number of Denver police recruits next year, Mayor Michael Hancock responded to the City Council request Friday by answering “maybe.” First, Hancock wrote in his response letter, he wants a working group to develop a long-term police staffing plan. [Read more…]

August 10, 2015

Beverage Distributors moving to Stapleton Enterprise Business Center

Beverage Distributors Company has preleased 500,000 square feet in United Properties’ Enterprise Business Center at Stapleton, where it will consolidate its three Aurora offices. Mike Wafer, executive managing director of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, said the deal is the largest commercial lease he’s brokered in more than 30 years. [Read more…]