5 10, 2016

303 ArtWay NE Denver Affinity Festival!

Urban Land Conservancy hired us to conduct public outreach for the 303 ArtWay project—a proposed walking and biking trail through northeast Denver that will feature installations by local artists along the route. We collected 1,100 surveys from residents of the region, providing us with big-picture data on the destinations and community benefits that are most important to people who will use the trail. We have attended a wide variety of community events to promote the ArtWay, and we have planned and hosted multiple workshops and events tailored to the neighborhoods we serve. In addition to the committee, we have partnered

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    ‘duct-work: Transforming the I-70 Viaduct – Saturday, Oct. 1

15 09, 2016

‘duct-work: Transforming the I-70 Viaduct – Saturday, Oct. 1

‘duct-work is what happens when you combine talented Denver urban artists with ample paint and large blank walls as canvases. Denver Arts and Venues, together with local sponsors, has provided funding for a group of local urban artists to paint murals under the I-70 viaduct between Brighton Boulevard and York Street from Sept. 27 through Oct. 1. The project will transform the dark and shadowy viaduct into a work of art for the remaining years before its demolition.

On Saturday, Oct. 1, the artists will be on site completing their work. Please stop by to see the transformation while enjoying

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28 07, 2016


(Denver) June 24, 2016 – Residents in the metro area enjoyed a smooth commute as an estimated 32,000 riders traveled 589,000 miles on Wednesday, June 22, for the region’s annual Bike to Work Day.

“As the population of the metro area continues to grow, so does enthusiasm for Bike to Work Day,” said Steve Erickson, communications and marketing director for the Denver Regional Council of Governments. “For 25 years, we’ve created a supportive, fun and safe environment to introduce large numbers of people to a healthier, happier, less-costly commute choice.”

This year’s Bike to Work Day highlights include:

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22 07, 2016

Week of July 25, 2016 Construction Activities:

Keep in mind that work listed below is weather dependent and subject to change.
Check the website for the most current information.

The following lane restrictions will be in place next week. Roads will be open unless specified as closed. Lane restrictions are intermittent and can change by day. Please use caution when traveling in the area: 

Segment 1 – Nine Mile to Iliff Station

Area A – Iliff Avenue to Exposition Avenue

  • Abilene Street (Iliff to Exposition avenues) northbound and southbound right and left lanes intermittent restrictions
  • I-225 northbound on/off ramps at Mississippi Avenue
    • Overnight lane restrictions

Area B§

5 07, 2016

CDOT Announces Job Training and Local Hiring Goals for Central 70 Project

FHWA awards Department $400,000 to support workforce development for project to reconstruct I‐70 in central Denver

DENVER, CO – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will provide training and set hiring goals to enable hundreds of local residents to work on the reconstruction of the I‐70 corridor from Brighton Boulevard to Chambers Road, an unprecedented workforce development program supported by a recently announced $400,000 grant from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

One of only nine pilot projects of this type authorized nationally, CDOT proposes to focus local hiring on neighborhoods adjacent to I‐70 in central Denver. Normally, federally funded projects