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Feb 15, 2018

Denver claims people are obeying Airbnb rules like crazy

Early in 2017, Denver asked people to get a license before renting out their homes on Airbnb and other services. A year later, city officials say they’ve been unusually successful in laying down the law. The city claims that nearly 2,300 people now have a short-term rental license, compared to about 3,200 active listings.

Feb 12, 2018

Why the corner of Colfax and Broadway is vacant after a $31 million RTD bus station renovation

The Regional Transportation District in December wrapped up a $31 million overhaul of the formerly dark and leaky Civic Center Station. The new station has drawn some criticism — mainly about a lack of comfortable places to sit — but one thing is sure to stand out to people, even if they’re not catching a bus: The land south of the station is vacant, covered in a layer of fine-crushed rock.

Feb 12, 2018

Denver is about to let RiNo developers build higher if they chip in affordable housing

New buildings in and near the burgeoning River North Art District northeast of downtown Denver soon could rise 16 stories in places under a long-in-the-works height incentives proposal that’s up for approval Monday by the City Council.

Feb 12, 2018

Water main and service line replacement project on 3rd Avenue

A water main and service line replacement project is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, February 14 on 3rd Avenue from Elm Street to Grape Street. Denver Water anticipates the project will take about one month to complete. Parking restrictions will be in effect from 7 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday, unless otherwise noted.

Feb 05, 2018

Shared Mobility Principles for Livable Cities

The pace of technology-driven innovation from the private sector in shared transportation services, vehicles, and networks is rapid, accelerating, and filled with opportunity. At the same time, city streets are a finite and scarce resource. These principles, produced by a working group of international NGOs, are designed to guide urban decision-makers and stakeholders toward the best outcomes for all.

Feb 05, 2018

Uber, Lyft, and 13 Other Companies Join Forces to Promote 'Livable Cities'

Zipcar co-founder Robin Chase is spearheading an initiative to promote a unified framework for the future of mobility and the impending arrival of autonomous vehicles. Today, 15 leading transport and tech companies have pledged to abide by her 10 "shared mobility principles for livable cities"--including competitors Uber, Lyft, and Beijing-based Didi Chuxing. Together, these companies are responsible for 77 million passenger trips per day.

Feb 05, 2018

Report: Uber is almost as cheap as driving to work in Denver

The report, from NerdWallet, finds that commuting to work in the Denver, Aurora and Lakewood area costs about $106 per week, factoring in the cost of insurance, maintenance, gas and parking. By contrast, it estimates that Uber would cost $119 per week. The typical commute in this scenario is 8.5 miles each way.

Feb 05, 2018

Denver Loses an Advocate as Transit Alliance Closes Its Doors

Transit Alliance is shutting down after 19 years advocating for better transit in Denver and the metro region. Executive Director Kathleen Osher wanted to move on after 12 years, and the organization’s board decided to call it quits.

Feb 05, 2018

Airbnb CFO Departs Amid Tensions, Leaving IPO Timing Unclear

Airbnb Inc. Chief Financial Officer Laurence Tosi is leaving the home-rental company amid tensions and a shakeup in the senior ranks. His departure raises questions about the timeline for an initial public offering, which now won’t come until next year at the earliest.

Feb 01, 2018

Update for the Water Main Replacements on Colorado Boulevard, Montview Boulevard, East 17th Avenue

Below are the latest updates for the Colorado Boulevard water main replacement project.

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