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Lakewood mayor candidates talk issues and differences

A lot of change has already happened in the city of Lakewood this year. The Lakewood Strategic Growth Initiative, which halts new home construction to one percent and will require Lakewood City … more

Lakewood City Council questions what blighted is

At an Aug. 26 Lakewood City Council study session over implementing the Lakewood Strategic Growth Initiative, Lakewood Economic Director Robert Smith showed a map of areas in the city that could … more

Q&A with Teo Nicolais, a housing provider and instructor at Harvard Extension School

On July 25, the Apartment Association of Metro Denver hosted its annual Summer Economic Conference with a focus on future trends in the housing industry. The association, which represents and … more

How will Lakewood’s growth control work around Front Range?

Lakewood voters might have started a trend to curb the amount of rapid new growth among suburban municipalities. At its July 9th special election, Lakewood voters put the brakes on hefty residential … more

New motion adds clarity to outstanding development projects in Lakewood

Developer Bill Lyons has two residential projects that he pleaded for Lakewood City Council to let him finish during public comment at a July 15 special meeting regarding the city’s new growth cap. … more

The aftermath of Question 200

Kyle Zeppelin has his fingerprints all over Denver’s RiNo neighborhood. Zeppelin, the co-president of Zeppelin Development has helped develop major projects — including Freight Residences, a … more

Lakewood Strategic Growth Initiative passes

After a long process, supporters of the Lakewood Strategic Growth Initiative have something to smile about. As of 7 p.m., the Lakewood Strategic Growth Initiative, known as Question 200, is … more

Reporter Stories: Growth Caps and other July fireworks

Join Community Editor Joseph Rios to discuss Lakewood's growth cap vote and Independence Day events across the Denver Metro area. more

Lakewood learns the future of its growth on July 2

John Henderson, who has lived in Lakewood for more than three years, points to the Alta Green Mountain apartment complex, set to open in August, when he talks about why he will vote for the hotly … more

Opposition says growth measure not wanted

After being first proposed in June 2017, the Lakewood Strategic Growth Initiative is now going to an election on July 2, there is at least one community group that is opposing its passage. Our … more

Growing pains in Lakewood

When the Beacon85 Apartments opened up along 85 S. Union Blvd., Lakewood resident Alan Heald’s frustration grew. Heald, who has lived in the city since 2007, said the apartment complex sits where … more
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