Development and construction at 9th & Colorado is incredibly dynamic. Please see below for current activity and please check back for progress updates. View construction progress on our WebCam.
March 30, 2017
Demolition and abatement are complete at 9th and Colorado, with construction occurring on infrastructure and the first residential apartment building. Read the Construction Look Ahead notice for April 2017 for more detailed construction activity.
January 1, 2017
Since purchasing the 26 acre site located at 9th & Colorado on January 30, 2015, Continuum Partners and its general contractor, Saunders Construction has made significant changes to the landscape that was once home to the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Medical Campus.See More
In just over eighteen months, 100% of demolition was completed at 9th & Colorado, which included the School of Dentistry, Emergency Room Pavilion, Authority Office Building, Barbara Davis Center, University Hospital, Biomedical Research Building, School of Pharmacy, Webb Waring Institute, Belle Bonfils, and the Critical Care Tower. Implosion of the Biomedical Research Building occurred on August 29, 2015 (watch video), drawing large crowds and over 93,000,000 world-wide media views. The iconic Research Bridge spanning across 9th Avenue has been fully gutted and is in preliminary design for adaptive reuse, while renovation has begun on the existing parking structure at 11th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard.
Construction on the first residential apartment building located at the corner of 9th and Colorado commenced in June of 2016. Infrastructure construction north of 9th Avenue began in the summer of 2016, with storm and water utility installation. Roadway construction north of 9th Avenue is in progress.
January 6, 2017
Construction work at 9th and Colorado increases on a monthly basis, creating employment opportunities in the Denver metro area. Below are a few fun facts pertaining to the site since it was purchased in January of 2015.See More
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Continuum Partners holds regular community meetings in order to provide updates on the project and will post notices as meetings occur.
October 20, 2016 - Presentation posted below
Continuum Partners posts the most recent presentations from community meetings. Learn about the project's progress by downloading the presentations below. Adobe Acrobat Reader is recommended and free.
|January 26, 2015Public Hearing (5.1MB PDF)||April 8, 2015Meeting Agenda (29.3MB PDF)|
|January 26, 2015RFQ Response to Questions (31k PDF)||July 27, 20159CO Construction and Architectural Design Services Meeting (1.5MB PDF)|
|January 29, 2015Meeting Agenda (1.75MB PDF)||July 27, 2015List of Firms Represented at July 27 2015 Meeting (14kb PDF)|
|February 2, 20162015 Recap and 2016 Project Goals (5MB PDF)||October 20, 20162016 Progress and 2017 Project Goals (1.4MB PDF)|
9th & Colorado in the News
March 3, 2014 | The Denver Post
December 9, 2014 | The Denver Business Journal
March 9, 2015 | The Denver Post
March 10, 2015 | The Denver Business Journal
August 29, 2015 | The Denver Post
June 30, 2016 | The Denver Business Journal