Save the Date! Community Building Colorado-Style Conference

Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 Boulder, CO (Schedule and location TBD) Join us for the second annual Community Building Colorado-Style conference to discuss sustainability, innovation, creative industries, housing, green infrastructure and more. The event is sponsored by the Colorado Congress for the New Urbanism, CU Boulder’s Community Engagement, Design and Research Center and Downtown Colorado Inc….

CNU CO @ DCI’s In the Game

CNU CO will collaborate with DCI at their 2018 Annual Conference in Boulder, CO. Join us on 4/13 for our CNU CO Charter Awards Discussion + Ceremony. More details to come! DCI’s 2018 Vibrant Downtown Event IN THE GAME will be held  on April 10-13 in Boulder, CO. IN THE GAME is a three day interactive…

CNU CO 2018 CHARTER AWARD WINNERS

The five member jury – Cheney Bostic, Dick Farley, Tom Lyon, Peter Swift, and Molly Winter – met on February 17, had a few hours long eye-opening discussion and awarded six projects (please see the attached PDF). Since this year the majority of the entries were in “best built project” category, the jury decided to…

Announcing: Submission deadline is extended to Thursday, February 8, 2018.

CNU Colorado Charter Awards 2018 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, should respect human scale, and encourage human interaction. The CNU Colorado Charter Awards honor projects that are designed…

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…