Zoning Code

AIArchitect Article on Denver Zoning Code

by Sean O'Hara June 23, 2011

The AIA online magazine has an article on the Denver Zoning Code. It includes some quotes from Steve Carr, AIA Denver President. There are also some statements from architect Brad Buchanan about the development potential in the new zoning code be equal to or greater […]

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Denver Passes the New Zoning Code

by Sean O'Hara June 22, 2010

The Denver City Council passed the new zoning code on June 21, 2010 with a unanimous 13-0 vote. For projects that are new construction, additions and change of use it is more important than ever to do a thurough review of the zoning code early […]

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Updates and Changes in Draft #4 of the New Denver Zoning Code

by Sean O'Hara January 26, 2010

The 4th draft of the New Denver Zoning Code is now available. According to the Community Planning Department the 4th draft includes: Clearer and more flexible approach to nonconforming uses and structures New alternatives that provide more flexibility in meeting build-to and ground story activation […]

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Letter on Denver Zoning From AIA, HBA, Realtors & Apartment Association

by Sean O'Hara October 16, 2009

The Denver Zoning Code update is an exceptionally important issue for both the citizens of Denver and the groups that design, develop, sell and manage real estate in Denver. It will rezone the majority of property in the the city and change how those properties […]

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Denver Zoning Code Listening Sessions – November 2009

by Sean O'Hara October 13, 2009

The New Code Denver email distribution list sent me this information: “Denver City Council and Denver Planning Board are hosting two public listening sessions in November on the proposed New Zoning Code. This is another opportunity for you to provide comments on the proposed New […]

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Compatible Zoning in Boulder – Facebook Group to Watch

by Sean O'Hara October 11, 2009

A few weeks ago we talked about the Compatible Zoning regulations that are being adopted in Boulder on January 4, 2010. To briefly explain them, they are rules that drastically reduce the (FAR) Floor Area Ratio that you can build on your Boulder lot, thus […]

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