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Palace Construction to build Red Oak Park II

Boulder Housing Partners, the Housing Authority for the city of Boulder, selected Palace Construction to construct its latest affordable housing development, Red Oak Park II. Coburn Architecture will work with Palace Construction to expand Boulder’s existing Red Oak Park community.

Kris Oppermann Stern

April 9, 2018
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Mortenson breaks ground on Fitzsimons bioscience building

Mortenson broke ground earlier this month on the newest bioscience project at the Fitzsimons Innovation Community. Officials from the Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority joined dignitaries from the University of Colorado, the city of Aurora, the Aurora and Denver Metro Chambers, along with U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner and U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman celebrated the groundbreaking.

Kris Oppermann Stern

April 6, 2018
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Adolfson & Peterson breaks ground on Platte Fifteen site

Adolfson & Peterson Construction recently began demolition of the now-vacant building on the northeast corner of Platte and 15th streets in downtown Denver. The property was formerly home to Natural Grocers and Confluence Kayaks; it represents the future site of Platte Fifteen, a five-story, 151,736-square-foot mixed-use development.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 28, 2018
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Joy Ramsey Spatz rejoins BurkettEUA

Joy Ramsey Spatz will take on the role of studio director for Eppstein Uhen Architects’ Denver office, BurkettEUA. Ramsey Spatz has more than 30 years of architecture and interior design experience in the Denver area, including 17 years with Burkettdesign, now BurkettEUA.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 23, 2018
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Tryba-designed Buell Public Media Center set for groundbreaking

Rocky Mountain Public Media has raised $14 million in 12 months to put it on track for Mortenson Construction to break ground in August for the new headquarters, the Buell Public Media Center, in Denver’s Arapahoe Square.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 20, 2018
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East West Partners starts construction on One Snowmass

East West Partners announced the start of construction on One Snowmass, the two-building complex that will house an arrival center to Snowmass Base Village, 41 luxury residences and commercial properties on the ground floor, including the new Base Village Medical Center

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 15, 2018
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White Construction delivers Zeppelin Station

Zeppelin Station, a 100,000-square-foot creative workplace and market hall located at the 38th and Blake Station of the RTD commuter rail line in Denver’s River North neighborhood, will open next week.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 8, 2018
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Pinkard Construction tops out Lowry Apartments at Boulevard One

Pinkard Construction Co. recently topped out the 68,217-square-foot Lowry Apartments, a four-story wood-framed, mixed-income development at Lowry’s Boulevard One community.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 6, 2018
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GTC breaks ground on new medical office building in Erie

GTC recently broke ground on a new medical office building in Erie for Boulder Community Health. The project involves core and shell construction of a 41,628-square foot, two-story, mixed-use building.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 5, 2018
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GE Johnson tops out Colorado Springs health care projects

GE Johnson Construction Co. recently topped out two health care projects: Children’s Hospital Colorado’s newest pediatric hospital in Colorado Springs as well as an expansion of University of Colorado Health’s Memorial Hospital North in Colorado Springs.

Kris Oppermann Stern

March 1, 2018

Kris Oppermann Stern is publisher and editor of Building Dialogue, a Colorado Real Estate Journal publication, and editor of CREJ's construction, design, and engineering section, including news and bylined articles. Building Dialogue is a quarterly, four-color magazine that caters specifically to the AEC industry, including features on projects and people, as well as covering trends in design, construction, interior design, development and more. Kris joined CREJ as an editor in 1998, after serving as editor of the Colorado Springs Business Journal. Kris earned her Bachelor of Arts, Journalism and Mass Communication, from the University of Colorado at Boulder. When not covering Colorado’s commercial AEC community, she enjoys Pilates, reading, traveling, walking her Golden Retriever and cheering on her hockey-playing son.