Mile High Vista

The Urban Land Conservancy purchased this two-acre parcel of land along the W Line of FasTracks, and was master developer of the site that includes the new west Denver Corky Gonzales Public Library, 80 units of affordable housing and 10,000 square feet of commercial space with Del Norte Neighborhood Development, and a future commercial building.

Affordable Housing Grand Opening at Mile High Vista

Written on August 15, 2014 at 5:28 pm

The Avondale Apartments Yesterday evening, Urban Land Conservancy’s development partners, Del Norte Neighborhood Development Corporation, celebrated the grand opening of The Avondale Apartments at Mile High Vista. The 7-story apartment building boasts 80 units including 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments.  The complex is entirely workforce and affordable housing with all units set aside for
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Mile High Vista Library and Housing Construction Well Underway

Written on April 17, 2014 at 9:52 pm

Remember when Mile High Vista was just a parking lot?  Not anymore!  Check out the progress of construction for both the new Corky Gonzales Library AND the Avondale Apartments pictured below! The apartments are currently scheduled for completion in late summer by Del Norte NDC and the City of Denver’s library is expected to open
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Colfax is Gaining its Lost Luster

Written on October 17, 2012 at 3:24 pm

Urban Land Institute writes about Colfax Avenue in the latest Urban Land Magazine, and features ULC’s Mile High Vista development at Colfax and Irving.  Mile High Vista is one of several catalytic developments taking place along Colfax, the longest street in the country. Read about how Colfax is again a conduit for new development in
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New West Denver Library Breaks Ground at Mile High Vista

Written on August 24, 2012 at 9:24 pm

What a beautiful morning for a groundbreaking!  Close to 100 people gathered today to celebrate a new library breaking ground in west Denver.  Denver’s city librarian, Shirley Amore spoke about this library and how it is a place not only to share with the community but also to build community at the gateway to west
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Thank You Mile High Vista Partners

Written on August 7, 2012 at 8:03 pm

Next time you drive by Colfax and Irving, you may notice a new sign posted.  ULC wanted to display all of the partners involved in the successful mixed-use development at Mile High Vista.  It takes quite a village to develop something as catalytic as Mile High Vista! Soon the utilities and infrastructure work will be
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West Colfax is getting a new Denver Public Library!

Written on May 16, 2012 at 10:43 pm

In 2011, the Denver Public Library and their architect, Studiotrope Design Collective, held three community meetings to gather input on the function and design of the new branch library.  This highly-anticipated community asset will not only provide a place for the community to come together but will add an appealing element to the landscape of
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West Corridor Decatur/Federal Station Planning – Public Meeting

Written on February 23, 2012 at 6:56 pm

Construction begins at Mile High Vista

Written on December 6, 2011 at 9:57 pm

  Infrastructure improvements have begun as of November, 2011 so the construction of the new West Denver Public Library on West Colfax can begin.

About the Mile High Vista Development

Written on October 10, 2011 at 2:00 am

The Urban Land Conservancy purchased this two-acre parcel of land along west Denver’s FasTracks light rail corridor. ULC will be the master developer of the site that will include the new west Denver library, a mixed-use workforce housing development with Del Norte Neighborhood Development, and a commercial building. This acquisition will provide enormous opportunity for additional
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ULC Acquires Land in West Denver with TOD Fund

Written on March 9, 2011 at 11:22 pm

Urban Land Conservancy purchased a two-acre portion of Festival Plaza at Avondale located on west Denver’s FasTracks light rail corridor near the future Knox and Decatur stations. ULC will be the master developer for this site that will include the new west Denver library, a mixed-use workforce housing development with Del Norte Neighborhood Development Corporation,
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