Ralston Creek North


This once thriving shopping center built in the 1960s had become neglected and run down accumulating millions of dollars in deferred maintenance.  AURA worked for thirteen years to locate a developer who shared the community’s vision of constructing a pedestrian-oriented mixed-use development on the site.

  • AURA, City of Arvada and Ralston Creek North, LLC in joint vision of a high quality; mixed use property.
  • Best practices for project is to include higher density of use to reduce traffic, link the neighborhood to the north and the park on the east with vibrant shops and restaurants.

Proposed Development:

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 future tenants will open their door within the first quarter of 2018.
  • Phase II – This site will include multi-family residential.  The ground breaking for this phase is estimated to occur in 2019.

Ralston Creek North brings in new retailers and restaurants to Arvada. About half of the footprint is under construction and planned for two phases. The first phase includes the following restaurants and retailers:  Arvada Liquor Mart, Five Guys, Lady Jane’s Haircuts for Men, Mod Pizza, PepperJax Grill, Tokyo Joes, Tropical Smoothie Café, Wing Stop and five others forthcoming. If interested in leasing and being a part of this great development click here for a – Brochure.  The next phase is constructing a multi-family development.