Special Event : RSVP

Spots Limited, RSVP to colorado@cnu.org Guided Tour of Alchemy Creative Workspace Followed by a talk by Developer-Architect Chris Fulenwider and meet & greet with ULI members.   About ULI: The mission of the Urban Land Institute is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide.  Established…

Upcoming Conference!

Community Building Colorado-Style by CEDaR and CNU Colorado COMMUNITY BUILDING COLORADO-STYLE Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT) Sustainability, Energy, and Environment Complex (SEEC) 4001 Discovery Drive, Boulder, CO 80303 The University of Colorado Boulder’s Community Engagement Design and Research (CEDaR) Center and the Colorado chapter of the Congress for the…

Upcoming Talk: Urban Redevelopment Tools by Eric Kronberg

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Congress for the New Urbanism and Downtown Colorado, Inc. Present  Urban Redevelopment: A Guide for Small Developers DENVER – September 15,  2017 Downtown Colorado, Inc. (DCI) is pleased to announce it will be partnering with the Congress for the New Urbanism Colorado (CNU) to present Eric Kronberg of KronbergWall Architects as he…

Arapahoe Square Walkabout, Saturday, July 29th: 10am-Noon

From Parking Lots to Hip Urban Spots! On Saturday, July 29th, 10am-Noon, CNU Colorado will host a Walking Tour of the Arapahoe Square Neighborhood! Come explore the new pop-up park The Square at 21st and learn about  the new exciting development in Arapahoe Square, as well as what to expect in future development with the newly adopted zoning and design guidelines! This tour…

SILVER TSUNAMI, NO SILVER BULLET

by Maggie Lyons, May 2017   The availability of affordable and accessible housing and transportation options for the older adult population in the United States is a critical matter for planners and policymakers. This growing segment of the population, more and more commonly referred to as a “Silver Tsunami”, has needs that must be properly planned…

Congress for the New Urbanism Accreditation

The Congress for the New Urbanism offers a professional accreditation program for individuals seeking an in-depth understating of the attributes of human-scaled urban design. Congress for the New Urbanism Accredited (CNU-A) professionals are informed advocates on behalf of the Charter of the New Urbanism and the principles it stands for at the regional, neighborhood, and block…

Digital Placemaking : Designing Public Spaces for Connection

How do we make it less weird to interact with strangers on the street? It is a question I ask myself constantly. I believe the answers exist in the interplay between place, design, technology, art and culture. And it is something that all communities, no matter the size, need to be thinking about. Age five…

CNU Charter Awards 2016 Winners

The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) is a non-profit organization that promotes walkable, mixed-use neighborhood development, sustainable communities and healthier living conditions. We believe that cities should be designed for people and should respect human scale and encourage human interaction. The second CNU-Colorado Charter Awards honor projects that are designed in this spirit and make…

Announcing the 2016 CNU Colorado Charter Awards

The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) is a non-profit organization that promotes walkable, mixed-use neighborhood development, sustainable communities and healthier living conditions. We believe that cities should be designed for people and should respect human scale and encourage human interaction. The first ever CNU-Colorado Charter Awards honor projects that are designed in this spirit…

Beer Urbanism: How Craft Breweries are Contributing to the Vitality of our Beloved Denver Neighborhoods

DON’T MISS THIS FUN AND FREE EVENT!!! JUNE 29TH @ DIEBOLT BREWING CO. – 5:30-7:30PM 3855 Mariposa Street, Denver, CO 80211 Speakers and Panelists include: Steve Kurowski, Manager of Colorado Brewers Guild Raphael Espinosa, Councilman of Denver’s District 1 Neighborhood Brewery Reps from: Diebolt Breweing Co., Call to Arms Brewing Co., Factotum Brewhouse, and Bruz Beers By…