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…

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…

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…

Following the 4:30pm walking tour of the Midtown community, this esteemed panel discussion will focus on “resilient urbanism” pertaining to the communities of Bradburn, Midtown & Aria – all innovative for their time.  Resilient urbanism is a collaboration among multiple disciplines that explores a wide spectrum of topics related to what makes resilience in urban contexts unique:…

CNU Colorado Charter Awards, announcements!

Congratulations to the winners, featured below! Also, we cordially invite you to attend our 1st-ever CNU Colorado Charter AWARDS CEREMONY at MIDTOWN (1625 W. 67th Avenue) as part of the kick-off to our Resilient Urbanism Event on Thursday, April 23rd. Tour begins at 4:30pm, Panel Discussion at 5:00pm and Awards Ceremony at 6:30pm. Drinks and snacks…

Resilient Urbanism, a Panel Discussion: Bradburn, Midtown & Aria

This esteemed panel discussion will focus on “resilient urbanism” pertaining to the communities of Bradburn, Midtown & Aria – all innovative for their time.  Resilient urbanism is a collaboration among multiple disciplines that explores a wide spectrum of topics related to what makes resilience in urban contexts unique: housing and land challenges, equity, density, governance, construction…

Introducing the 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…

North Metro Denver Citizen’s Summit

April 25 2014, 1:00-5:00pm, Oxford Hotel Grand Ballroom, Join us for a presentation and discussion with CNUs John O. Norquist and Peter Swift.   See how communities all over America start to remove highways within cities to reconnect and revitalize their neighborhoods. Learn more about CNUs Highways to Boulevards Initiative and see how this idea…

“The Art of Street Design” City event in Boulder with CNU past president Victor Dover

City of Boulder Community Event “The Art of Street Design” Presentation and Community Discussion with Victor Dover WHEN: Wednesday March 26, 5:30-7:30pm WHERE: Chautauqua, Ggrand Assembly Hall, 900 Baseline Rd., Boulder WHAT: Victor Dover, coauthor of the new book, “Street Design,” will be presenting proven strategies to create safe, walkable streets in Boulder. Victor will describe…