Westwood & Mar Lee

Neighborhood News

Rezoning Applications:

None

Board of Adjustment:

None

License Applications:

None

 

City Projects

Westwood Recreation Center (Parks & Recreation)

Morrison Road Bond Project – Pedestrian Improvements

Morrison Road Pedestrian Improvement Project

 

Morrison Road Streetscape

West Denver Safer Streets Project (DOTI) Tennyson Street to 7th Avenue to Perry Street

Tennyson Street to 7th Avenue to Perry Street

Construction Planned: 2022

As part of the West Denver Safer Streets project, a neighborhood bikeway is proposed on N Tennyson St between W 17th Avenue and W 7th Ave, and will connect to N Perry St via W 7th. The bikeway will continue south on Perry Street from 7th Ave to Bayaud St as a protected bike lane. West Denver Safe Streets will deliver bikeways on 7 West Denver corridors and will be installed through the DOTI Bicycle Program and the voter-approved Elevate Denver Bond Program.

Virtual Open House for N Tennyson Street-W 7th Avenue-N Perry Street Bikeways

When: Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 5:30-7:00pm Please register in advance for this meeting: bit.ly/TennysonPerry

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Spanish interpretation will be available, accessible by joining via the Zoom desktop client or mobile app. For public accommodation requests/concerns, please contact: DisabilityAccess@denvergov.org.

 

Recordings from Open House #1 - February 11, 2021
Open House #1 Recording - English

Open House #1 Recording - Spanish

 

 

West Denver Safer Streets Project (DOTI) Irving from Kentucky to Amherst

Irving from Kentucky to Amherst

Construction Planned: 2022

As part of the West Denver Safer Streets project, South Irving Street between West Kentucky Avenue and West Amherst Avenue is proposed as a protected bike lane.  West Denver Safe Streets will deliver bikeways on sevenWest Denver corridors and will be installed through the DOTI Bicycle Program and the voter-approved Elevate Denver Bond Program.

 If you would like to speak to a member of the project team directly, please sign up for West Denver Safer Streets Office Hours time slot.

 

Recordings of Open House #1 - February 11, 2021

Open House #1 Recording - English

Open House #1 Recording - Spanish

 

 

West Denver Safer Streets Project (DOTI) Virginia from Knox Ct. to Platte River Trail

Virginia from Knox Ct. to Platte River Trail

Construction Planned: 2022

As part of the West Denver Safer Streets project, West Virginia Avenue between Sout Knox Court and South Platte River Trail is proposed as a neighborhood bikeway.  West Denver Safe Streets will deliver bikeways on seven West Denver corridors and will be installed through the DOTI Bicycle Program and the voter-approved Elevate Denver Bond Program.

Virtual Open House for South Tejon Street, West Tennessee Avenue, West Virginia Avenue and South Lipan Street Bikeways

When: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 from 5:30-7 p.m.

Please register in advance for this meeting: bit.ly/TejonTennesseeVirginiaLipan

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Spanish interpretation will be available, accessible by joining via the Zoom desktop client or mobile app. For public accommodation requests/concerns, please contact: DisabilityAccess@denvergov.org.

If you would like to speak to a member of the project team directly, please sign up for West Denver Safer Streets Office Hours time slot.

 

Recordings of Open House #1 - February 11, 2021

Open House #1 Recording - English

Open House #1 Recording - Spanish

 

 

Get to know the Registered Neighborhood Organization

Westwood Residents Association

RNO President: Michelle J Schoen

Email: michelle.j.schoen@gmail.com

Website: http://bit.ly/WestwoodResidentsAssociation

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/westwoodresidents

 

Westwood Unidos

President: Paul C Casey

Email: paulcasey@westwoodunidos.com

Website: http://www.westwoodunidos.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/westwoodunidos

 

BuCu West – General Improvement District on Morrison Road and Creative District

Website: https://www.bucuwest.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BuCuWest

Westwood Business Website: https://westwoodfood.com/

 

Little Saigon – building toward a Business Improvement District or Chamber of Commerce

Website: https://littlesaigondenver.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LittleSaigonDenver

Friends of Little Saigon http://www.walkdenver.org/littlesaigon/

 

Neighborhood Data and Resources

Westwood Neighborhood Profile

Westwood Neighborhood Plan (2016)

Comprehensive Plan 2040 - Citywide

Blueprint Denver- Citywide

Denver Livability Partnership - This plan also covers all or portions of West Colfax, Villa Park, Barnum, Barnum West, Westwood,  Valverde, Auraria, Baker and Lincoln Park statistical neighborhoods.

Federal Boulevard Corridor Plan  — This plan covers portions of all the statistical neighborhoods that touch Federal Boulevard from the city's northern limit to Harvey Park.

Urban Land Conservancy’s Technical Advisory Panel (ULI TAP) report on repurposing Morrison Road

West Denver Renaissance Collaborative