Posts by: Dan Shah

Re-imagine W Colfax!

The urban renaissance happening along Colfax means more and more destinations for bikers and pedestrians to visit, but getting there doesn’t always feel safe or comfortable on foot or bike. Re-imagine West Colfax transformed the Avenue, for one day, into a more people-oriented street with temporary installations including enhanced crosswalks, median refuges, wider sidewalks, small …

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Re-imagine West Colfax Design Demonstration

  Our location and a layout for our one day demonstration project to Re-imagine West Colfax is set: the block of West Colfax between Tennyson and Utica, as shown. This layout was developed in a highly successful one-day technical workshop with volunteers from Alta Planning, Wilson & Company, Toole Design, HDR, Denver Public Works, CDOT and RTD. It …

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Double Your Dollars Offer to Match Pledges for Re-imagine W Colfax Crowdfunding Campaign Runs Thursday-Saturday

The Re-imagine West Colfax crowdfunding campaign has already raised $4,700 of the $11,000 budget for hard costs for the Design Demonstration! Now the WCBID will offer a Double Your Dollars matching donations to the crowdfunding campaign this Thursday through Saturday. This incentive encourages businesses and residents to join us in funding the design demonstration. The more …

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Sloans Redevelopment adjacent to Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Join Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (4th quarter 2015) in the First Phase of the former St. Anthony’s Hospital redevelopment known as Sloans. • 224 space parking structure adjacent to theater. • The only retail in the project with Colfax Avenue frontage. • 6,000 SF free-standing multi-tenant building fronting Colfax. • 8,000 SF ground fl oor retail …

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Healthy Living Happy Hour Feb. 19th!

Jan, 30, 2015 Dan Shah News 0
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West Colfax Food Co-op Forum Sparks Robust Discussion

Jan, 30, 2015 Dan Shah Business Support, News 0

The BID is helping to explore a possible food co-op in response to community surveys indicating a strong preference for fresh natural foods.  An April 2nd community forum explored the role of a food co-op in relation to surrounding neighborhoods, as detailed here (Food Coop forum 4 2 15). More information on the co-op Facebook page here.

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Jan, 14, 2015 Dan Shah Uncategorized 0
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Art in Transit Fall Celebration! Sunday Oct. 19th, 2pm-5pm

Oct, 07, 2014 Dan Shah News 0

  A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors who are providing support and prizes! A-1 Plumbing  EFG                                          

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Prismatic Shelters & Signs Promote Transit & Walking on Colfax

Googie Influence & Inflated Steel The colorful bus shelters on West Colfax were designed and fabricated by local artist Emmett Culligan.   Prismatic, with inflated steel columns inspired by the airstream, are in seven colors of the spectrum reflecting the diversity of the area, and are Colfax’s first artist designed bus shelters.   The shelter project also reflects …

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Walk for Walkability and Preview our new Microbrew this Saturday!

Help make walking in West Colfax safer, more enjoyable and accessible.  Come walk with us and build a   crowdsourcing approach to infrastructure planning in conjunction with Place/Matters and Walk Denver.  On tw0 upcoming “walk audits”, you can invest in neighborhood and business corridor change by documenting and assessing pedestrian conditions.  To join us: rsvp@westcolfaxbid.org

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West Colfax B.I.D.

phone — 303/623-3232
fax— 303/951-3484

3275 W 14th Ave, #202
Denver, CO 80204

 

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