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  • Industry Base Analysis Report
    November 20, 2017
    Overview of industry concentrations in Westminster
  • Westminster Crafts Affordable Housing Plan
    November 20, 2017
    Westminster reveals strategy for affordable housing
  • Westminster Downtown work moving ahead
    November 06, 2017
    Article by Scott Taylor for the Westminster Window
  • Florida Group Buys Westminster Apartments
    October 30, 2017
    Article from Westminster Window, September 28, 2017
  • GPS-tech company Trimble doubles down on metro Denver, plans big hiring
    October 09, 2017
    Article by Greg Avery for the Denver Business Journal
  • DigitalGlobe acquisition could bring new corporate jobs
    October 09, 2017
    Article by Greg Avery for the Denver Business Journal
  • Rail-Volution Tours Westminster
    September 19, 2017
    National conference attendees see Westminster's transportation transformation by bus, bike, foot and rail
  • Affordable Housing Project to Break Ground in Downtown Westminster
    September 11, 2017
    Five-story Eaton Street Apartments will house 118 units
  • Westminster Station Wins APWA Project of the Year
    August 23, 2017
    APWA's highest honor goes to new rail station
  • Downtown Westminster Breaks Ground on 1.2-Acre Central Plaza
    August 21, 2017
    'Central Square' to host up to 200 events annually
  • Conor Commercial and WHI Real Estate Partners Break Ground on Park 12 Hundred Tech Center
    August 08, 2017
    Class A Multi-Building Industrial Development Available for Occupancy in Early Second Quarter 2018 
  • Sherman Associates Breaks Ground on Ascent at Downtown Westminster
    August 03, 2017
    Five-story residential and retail project at Westminster Blvd. and 88th Ave.
  • Marczyk Fine Foods and Origin Hotel Partner Together in Downtown Westminster
    July 19, 2017
    Denver favorite, Marczyk Fine Foods will open their third location on the first floor of Origin hotel in Downtown Westminster
  • Westminster Pushes Local Grocery Store for September Opening
    July 06, 2017

    Article by Kevin M. Smith for The Westminster Window 

  • Westminster Station in the spotlight
    July 05, 2017
    Councillor Emma Pinter discusses the highlights of Westminster Station at CML Conference.
  • Free Mental Health First Aid Classes
    June 06, 2017
    Invaluable training that could help your employees and customers
  • Old Spaghetti Factory will add Westminster location this summer
    May 15, 2017
    Article by Westword Staff
  • B Line to expand service
    April 27, 2017
    UPDATE 5/4/17: The opening date of May 21 for two additional stops along the B Line has been postponed by RTD. New date to be announced in future.
  • Small Business Capital Project Grant Program gets a refresh
    April 27, 2017
    Grant is designed to assist businesses with 50 or fewer employees 
  • Local brewer signs on with Westminster Station
    March 20, 2017
    REgeneration Development and Gemini Beer Company Partner to Bring a New Taproom/Restaurant to Westminster Station's First Mixed-Use Building
  • Westminster's DigitalGlobe affirms commitment to Colorado
    February 28, 2017
    Article by Tamara Chuang for Denver Post
  • Ball Corp. to expand in Westminster
    February 23, 2017
    Article from Jerd Smith at Daily Camera
  • Westminster Station TOD a finalist for ULI Impact Award
    February 23, 2017
    Urban Land Institute  Colorado names Westminster Station as one of three finalists for its annual Impact Awards.
  • Denver burger joint picks Westminster for its second metro location
    February 16, 2017
    Article by Amy DiPierro from BusinessDen
  • Historic Westminster farm could be cultural and economic 'neighborhood gem'
    February 16, 2017
    Article by Kevin M. Smith for Arvada Press
  • Austin favorite, Chuy's Tex-Mex, coming to Westminster
    February 15, 2017
    Article from Westword Staff
  • Snooze to add pair of Westminster outposts
    February 14, 2017
    Article by Amy DiPierro from BusinessDen
  • Westin Westminster bought by East Coast real estate investment firm
    February 14, 2017
    Article by Colorado Real Estate Journal
  • Legacy unveils $75 million Westminster community
    January 09, 2017
    Story by John Rebchook, Colorado Real Estate Journal
  • Development Deal Inked for Westminster Station
    December 15, 2016

    Public-private partnership to deliver new market-rate housing options in TOD area at Westminster Station

  • The New Place to "B"
    November 15, 2016
    Westminster Station and B Line highlighted in Denver Post TOD story 
  • Take a Look at What’s Happening in Downtown Westminster
    November 01, 2016
    Vertical development has begun at Downtown Westminster, and you now have the ability to view all of the construction progress live! 
  • Westminster Signs on as Gold Sponsor of ULI's TOD Marketplace
    September 29, 2016
    Showcase for transit-oriented development projects across the Metro Denver area
  • City Hires New Transportation and Mobility Planning Team
    September 27, 2016
    Ease of mobility and greater access to mass-transit options throughout Westminster are a priority for the City.
  • Hyatt Place Hotel Approved
    September 15, 2016
    Hyatt Place joins the strong mix of hotel brands in Westminster
  • Downing to Head Community Development Department
    September 08, 2016
    More than 35 years with the city
  • Alto Coming To Westminster
    July 30, 2016
    Article from Denver Real Estate Watch posted by John Rebchook, July 19, 2016
  • New Development Review Process Starts August 1
    July 28, 2016
    New process is up to 40 percent more efficient
  • We Need Your Feedback!
    July 28, 2016
    Please provide us with your thoughts about housing in Westminster
  • RTD's Train to Westminster to Bring Big Changes
    July 28, 2016
    Article from Denver Business Journal, July 22, 2016
  • Jeffco's Economy Improved through the 2nd Quarter
    July 12, 2016
    Q2 2016 economic summary for Jefferson County
  • Apartments at Hyland Village Approved
    July 05, 2016
    Two buildings approved for construction
  • Single-family Residences Approved at Sheridan Park
    July 05, 2016
    City Council approves 9-acre parcel for development
  • City Approves Affordable Senior Housing at Shoenberg Farms
    July 05, 2016
    City Council approves 72 units on 4.5-acre site
  • Commuter Rail Service Comes to Westminster July 25
    July 03, 2016
    Fact sheet provides all the information commuters need to know
  • Downtown Westminster to Feature Unique Public Spaces
    May 26, 2016
    Preliminary plans presented to City Council on May 2
  • Commuter Rail Service to Westminster Begins July 25
    May 25, 2016
    New line will travel between Downtown Denver and Westminster in 11 minutes
  • Adams County Microloan Fund Receives $1M to Spur Small Business Growth
    May 10, 2016
    Largest microloan fund in the metro area
  • Alliance Data Opens Second Customer Service Center in Westminster
    May 09, 2016
    Westminster Company Also Named Top Large Workplace by Denver Post
  • Westminster Company Named Small Business of the Year
    May 06, 2016
    Syncroness, Inc. honored by Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • Westminster Promenade Redevelopment
    May 05, 2016
    Westminster gathering place getting fresh new updates
  • DU Grad Students Win 14th Annual NAIOP Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge
    May 02, 2016
    by Jill Jamieson-Nichols, Colorado Real Estate Journal

    Eight hundred real estate professionals hear DU and CU development plans for Westminster TOD site
  • DRCOG Honors Westminster Station
    April 30, 2016
    Commuter rail project receives 2016 Metro Vision Award
  • Ridership on New U.S. 36 BRT Service Exceeds Expectations
    April 30, 2016
    Passenger volume on RTD transit service increases 45 percent
  • Westminster's New TOD Area Featured in Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge
    April 29, 2016
    Station area also receives 2016 MetroVision Award from DRCOG
  • Top Workplace Recognition for Westminster Based Companies
    April 14, 2016
    Five Westminster Companies named on the 2016 Denver Post Top 100 Workplace List
  • Westminster Hosts SBA Regional Administrator
    April 13, 2016
    Mayor Atchison and City of Westminster host SBA Regional Administrator Betsy Markey
  • Westminster Companies Receive Jeffco EDC Honors
    March 31, 2016
    Business Leaders Honor Innovation and Economic Impact in Jefferson County with Awards Being Presented to Westminster Based Reed Group and Skywriter MD
  • Tolling Countdown Begins for US 36 Express Lanes from Louisville to Boulder
    March 26, 2016
    Toll commencement for the final phase of the US 36 Express Lanes proje...
  • North I-25 Express Lanes Open for Testing
    March 10, 2016
    Northbound North I-25 Express Lanes open to traffic on Monday, March 14 and southbound lanes begin testing on March 21
  • Westminster Names First Office Partner for New Downtown
    March 03, 2016
    New building to house retail, salon and collaborative workspace
  • City OKs Deal for Downtown Project to Start in 2017
    March 03, 2016
    City council approves residential and retail project
  • Mixed-use Building Approved in TOD Area
    March 03, 2016
    Adams County Housing Authority to develop residential and office building
  • US 36 Bikeway to Boulder Opens
    March 03, 2016
    Bike route connects Denver and Boulder
  • Denver Post: Westminster Council Advances Local Food Project in Old Albertson's
    February 08, 2016
    Westminster City Council approves $953,000 aid package to indoor farmer's market
  • Officials Kick Off Contest Focused on Westminster Station Develpment
    January 21, 2016

  • Colorado Minority Business Office Offers Exporting Grants
    January 12, 2016
    Grants available for minority and women-owned Colorado businesses interested in exporting
  • Westminster's Reed Group Acquires Division of Aon Hewitt
    January 11, 2016

    Reed Group expands its absence management business with acquisition

  • RTD Begins New US 36 Service Routes In January
    December 22, 2015
    New Bus Rapid Transit service, dubbed the Flatiron Flyer, to start on January 3
  • Westminster Station Taking Shape
    December 22, 2015
    Construction progressing well on station platform, parking garage and north plaza
  • Construction Activity Picking Up at Downtown Westminster site
    December 22, 2015
    Roadways and utilities to be installed by mid-2016
  • Westminster Station Selected for 14th Annual Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge
    December 21, 2015
    Student teams from CU and DU to evaluate options for transit oriented development site
  • Westminster’s Strong Workforce Makes it an Attractive Place for Employers
    December 08, 2015
    Understanding Westminster's Occupation Group and Hard-To-Find Workforce Concentrations
  • Business Legacy Awards Honor Westminster Business Milestones
    November 23, 2015
  • Westminster Company 3xLOGIC Inc. Named to Deloitte Technology Fast 500
    November 13, 2015
    3xLOGIC named one of the fastest growing companies in North America
  • SpotX Receives APEX Award for Company of the Year
    November 06, 2015
    Westminster Headquartered SpotX Named Company of the Year by Colorado Technology Association
  • More free rides courtesy of 36 Commuting Solutions
    October 14, 2015
    RTD EcoPasses Free For Qualifying Employers
  • Adams County School District 50 to Open New Future Center to Connect Students and Employers
    September 29, 2015
    Employers invited to participate in open house and ribbon cutting on November 2
  • 12,300 SF of New Retail Coming to Country Club Village
    September 09, 2015
    Development at 120th and Federal will bring Sola Salon Studios to Westminster along with 6,200 SF of new retail space.
  • OEDIT announces Colorado's New Enterprise Zones
    August 28, 2015
    Downtown Westminster redevelopment project, Westmoor Technology Park, Circle Point Corporate Center and Walnut Creek Business Park included in Jefferson County Enterprise Zones...
  • Marshalls and Maurice's coming to the Orchard
    August 27, 2015
    Retail develpment expands at the Orchard Town Center with the addition of two new retailers.
  • Downtown specific plan receives award
    August 26, 2015

    The city's vision and efforts to achieve a new, urban downtown in Westminster continues to be recognized.

  • Check out the August 2015 business newsletter
    August 12, 2015
    For your latest information on resources and services for Westminster businesses, check out the
  • Alliance Data to Build New Facility in Westminster
    August 07, 2015
  • Construction begins on parking structure for Westminster Station
    August 05, 2015
    Officials clebrate ground breaking for new Westminster Rail Station parking garage
  • BizWest: DigitalGlobe completes headquarters shift from Longmont to Westminster
    July 29, 2015
    DigitalGlobe has completed the move of 650 employees to its new corporate headquarters in Westminster, a 480,000-square-foot building owned by California-based Griffin Capital.
  • DaVinci Institute moves headquarters to Westminster, Colorado
    July 20, 2015
    Internationally renowned think tank to launch future-themed coworking, Micro College, event center along prime Boulder-Denver corridor
  • Downtown street grid begins to take shape on site
    July 20, 2015
    Construction begins this month on the roads and utilities to serve the initial phase of the Downtown Westminster project.
  • Tolling begins on U.S. 36
    July 16, 2015
    Tolling begins July 22 on the first phase of the U.S. 36 Express Lanes project in the express lanes from Federal Boulevard to 88th Street in Louisville/Superior
  • Hall joins Westminster as Economic Development Director
    July 13, 2015
    John Hall takes the reigns in Economic Development on July 13.
  • Denver Post: Intersection of Westminster, Broomfield, Thornton Seeing Huge Growth
    June 25, 2015
    Construction is underway or planned for a Marriott hotel, retail sites, medical offices and a new outlet mall at Interstate 25 and 144th Avenue.
  • City Council Approves Infrastructure Funding for Downtown Westminster
    June 24, 2015
    Council approves street and utility construction contract and issuance of COPs for infrastructure.
  • Retail, Residential and Flex/Office Projects Pace Latest Development Approvals
    June 19, 2015
    Three new projects characterize city's real estate development activity.
  • Skilled Nursing Facility Breaks Ground in Westminster, Colorado
    June 18, 2015

    Veritas Management Group purchases 4.6 acres at North Ridge at Park Center in Westminster for skilled nursing facility.

  • Developer interest growing for new Downtown Westminster
    June 18, 2015

    Interest from developers has increased since Westminster announced "block-by-block" approach to redeveloping former Westminster Mall site, into new downtown development....

  • Grafton Leaves Westminster Economic Development Post -- John Hall to Become New Director
    June 18, 2015

    Incoming Westminster Economic Development Director John Hall replaces 25 year veteran Director Susan Grafton.

  • Community Reach Center Announces New Location in Westminster
    June 16, 2015
  • Roadway Work to Begin at New Downtown Site This Summer
    May 14, 2015
    The City is seeking bids from contractors interested in installing roads and utilities that will serve the initial phases of the development.
  • Lattice Technology Moves International Headquarters to Westminster
    May 13, 2015
    Relocation to Westminster allows company to better serve its U.S. customers. 
  • Westminster Announces Block by Block Approach to New Downtown Development
    May 13, 2015
    The City will work with a variety of developers to carry out its vision for a new downtown on the site of the former Westminster Mall.
  • City Offers Assistance to Businesses Looking to Start A Wellness Program
    May 11, 2015
    The City of Westminster has a new program aimed at helping businesses start their own corporate wellness program.
  • Westminster Business Training Classes This Summer
    May 11, 2015
    Over 30 business training classes being held this summer in Westminster.
  • Retail and Hotel Follow Opening of St. Anthony North Health Campus
    April 30, 2015
    Orchard Park Place receives city approval for a Courtyard by Marriott hotel and 25,200 square feet of retail space just west of the new health campus at 144th Avenue & I-25.
  • InvenTrust Pays $57.1 Million for Shops at Walnut Creek
    April 27, 2015
    Purchaser cites center's demographics, rents and location as reasons to buy.
  • Business Wire: LGS Innovations Bringing 50 New Jobs To Denver Area
    April 17, 2015
    LGS Innovations, a provider of networking and communications solutions to government and commercial organizations worldwide, announced it is looking to fill 50 new, high-paying position...
  • Westminster Revises Parking Requirements
    April 16, 2015
    Parking requirements reduced for several use categories.
  • Mad Greens and Pita Pit Sign Leases at 120th and I-25
    March 26, 2015
    Restaurants choose new space in the Village at Park Centre
  • Park 12 Hundred Signs Leases for 209,093 SF
    March 26, 2015
    Three leases signed for light industrial space.
  • Westminster Chamber of Commerce Year-End Awards Gala
    February 25, 2015
    The Westminster Chamber of Commerce recognizes Westminster chamber members at the Year-End Awards Gala.
  • Denver Business Journal: Crushed Red debuting in Denver in May
    February 24, 2015
    JAM Management will open its first Crushed Red in the Denver Tech Center in May, and follow that with the June opening of a location at the
  • Westminster Window: Walmart Neighborhood Market opens in Westminster
    February 23, 2015
    Residents living in south Westminster have a new grocery shopping option after the opening of a Walmart Neighborhood Market at 72nd Avenue and Federal Boulevard.
  • Denver Business Journal: Ball Corp.'s $6.8B deal to create world's largest can manufacturer
    February 19, 2015
    Ball Corp. will pay $6.8 billion to buy British rival Rexam Plc in a cash and stock deal that will create the world's largest manufacturer of food and beverage...
  • Westminster Auto Repair Shop Wins Distinction
    February 19, 2015
    Chamber picks Lake Arbor Auto as recipient of President’s Award
  • Denver Business Journal: Ball Corp. buys 2 Ohio factories
    February 18, 2015
    Ball Corp. says it has bought a pair of factories in Ohio that make metal ends and closures for steel food cans.
  • Denver Business Journal: Crushed Red fast-casual restaurants coming soon to Denver market
    February 09, 2015

    Crushed Red Urban Bake & Chop Shop, a fast-casual salad and pizza restaurant chain based in St. Louis, plans to open its first location in the Denver Tech Center in May.

    The re...

  • Denver Business Journal: Ball Corp. considering bid for U.K. rival
    February 05, 2015
    Ball Corp. is in discussions with London's Rexam PLC about a takeover
  • Free & Low Cost Business Training in Westminster
    January 28, 2015
    The Small Business Development Center in Westminster recently updated programing for Winter/Spring 2015
  • Panera Bread Under Construction
    January 26, 2015
    Panera Bread is under construction in The Orchard Town Center
  • Westminster Window: St. Anthony's Revamping Facility
    January 20, 2015
    Sneak Peek at 84th Avenue Health Center
  • Westminster Hosts TechConnect on Dec. 17th
    January 08, 2015
    City of Westminster hosts Westminster TechConnect
  • Westminster Auto Repair Shop Wins National Award
    November 04, 2014

    Lake Arbor Auto recognized by Motor Age Magazine as a ‘Top Shop’

  • Access to Financing Webinars Available Begining in November
    October 29, 2014

    Small Business Development Center and SBA to Host Financing Webinars.

  • The Denver Post: Westminster Promenade continues mission as economic, cultural hub
    October 21, 2014

    The Westminster promenade is under redevelopment and continues its mission as economic, cultural hub.

  • City's Economic Development Office recognized as one of the best
    October 20, 2014

    International Economic Development Council Awards the City of Westminster a Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award for 2014 

  • City Council honors Westminster businesses
    September 23, 2014

    Twenty Nine businesses were honored as part of the Business Legacy Awards presentation on Sept. 22, 2014.

  • Susan Grafton Awarded Colorado's Economic Achievement Award
    May 22, 2014

    The Economic Development Council of Colorado’s highest level of recognition

  • City of Westminster and OliverMcMillan partner to redevelop site of former Westminster Mall
    May 17, 2014
    Westminster signs deal to begin redevelopment at site of former mall
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