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Ralston Creek North

January 12, 2018

Living Near the Foothills… Opening soon this new year, Ralston Creek North is a 14 acre site planned for redevelopment in two phases: Phase I – The Shops at Ralston Creek is four retail buildings totaling 30,000 square feet. The…

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January 11, 2018

This notice is to inform you of an upcoming opportunity to participate in a public hearing. Project Name: Olde Town Residences (PDP2016-0014 & HE2016-0002) Hearing Body:  City Council Hearing Date and Time: January 22, 2018; 6:30 pm Property Location: North…

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AURA Economic Impact

January 9, 2018

On January 8, the AURA Project Team of Development Research Partners, Inc. provided a presentation on AURA’s Economic Impact Study to the City of Arvada Councilmembers.  Click here to review: AURA Economic Impact Presentation

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AURA Office Closed for Holiday

January 7, 2018

The AURA office will be closed Monday, January 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Day.  We will re-open at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

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AURA Community Spotlight

January 5, 2018

Video 2: Rheinlander Bakery/Olde Town Arvada Happy New Year, Arvada! In this Community Spotlight, we talked to Rheinlander Bakery in Olde Town Arvada. They have seen Olde Town change in many wonderful ways in their 50+ year history! AURA has…

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Community Spotlight: JeHN Engineering

December 14, 2017

Olde Town pioneer grows his firm, local businesses through partnership with Arvada Urban Renewal Joe Jehn long ago committed to Arvada. He’s proud of that decision, and he wants the community to understand how important partnering with the Arvada Urban…

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Lagniappe Celebration!

December 5, 2017

Arvada’s Lagniappe (lawn-yap): What The Heck Is That? Arvada Urban Renewal is a proud sponsor of Arvada’s Lagniappe celebration held today, December 5th from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Schedule of Events: 5:45pm (approx.) Arvada Chorale in the Square 5:30-8:00pm…

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Community Spotlight 2017

November 27, 2017

Video 1: Olde Town Exchange/Water Tower Village AURA has partnered with Arvada’s small businesses and community leaders for nearly two decades to successfully carry out its mission of addressing blight. This has allowed AURA to help improve our city’s tax…

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AURA Sponsors Small Business Saturday in Arvada

November 22, 2017

AURA is a proud sponsor of Small Business Saturday in Arvada. Please join us this Saturday, November 25th at 10 am to kick-off the event in Olde Town Square. More details about the event and its importance to small businesses…

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Ralston Creek Development

October 31, 2017

The Arvada Plaza Shopping Center opened in 1963 at the intersection of Ralston Road and Independence St. Over the years, it was home to a variety of businesses, and represented a quintessential retail hub during a time when people drove to the nearest…

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