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Mayor Hancock Announces 2019 Mayor’s Design Awards Winners

Twelve transformational projects across the city highlight best in design, architecture, preservation and more

DENVER – Mayor Michael B. Hancock will honor a dozen projects during the 2019 Mayor’s Design Awards ceremony tonight at 6 p.m. at the Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.

“These exceptional buildings and spaces are examples of design that is intentional and done with care, that improves our neighborhoods and our city, and that has the power to motivate and inspire,” Mayor Hancock said.

Since 2005, the awards have been presented to Denver homeowners, business owners, nonprofits, artists and others for their creative contributions to the public realm through innovative design. Winners can range from community placemaking projects to adaptive reuse of historic structures to single-family residences to major mixed-use downtown buildings. Each brings something special to Denver’s unique visual fabric and speaks to our collective commitment to building healthy, sustainable communities.

The awards ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. tonight at the Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver Performing Arts Complex (1400 Curtis Street). The event is free and open to the public; a reception will follow. For more information on the event and the awards, visit

The 2019 Mayor’s Design Award winners are:

  • Woodie Fisher Kitchen + Bar, 1999 Chestnut Place
  • 900 Penn, 900 Pennsylvania Street
  • Hyder Construction, 1031 Santa Fe Drive
  • Junction 23, 2323 Delgany Street
  • Home Sweet Montbello, Andrews Drive and Peoria Street
  • Constellation, 10175 E. 29th Drive
  • The Grand, 1777 Chestnut Place
  • The Lydian, 2590 Welton Street
  • Silver Lining House, 357 Broadway
  • 50Fifty DTC, 5050 S. Syracuse Street
  • SugarSquare, 1544 Wazee Street
  • Riverview at 1700 Platte Street, 1700 Platte Street

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