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Colorado Springs residents love the city’s refreshing mountain climate and spectacular location at the foot of Pikes Peak. It’s always been a potent marketing tool. Continue Reading City hasn’t learned from long-ago wildfires

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Big R to build big box store in Monument

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Big R, a ranching and outdoor gear store, is expected to break ground on a 34,000-square-foot retail box store in south Monument in the next couple weeks. Mark Useman, senior managing director at Sierra Commercial Real Estate, sold a 10-acre plot at the northeast corner of Struthers Road and Spanish Bit Drive to the retailer.… Continue Reading Big R to build big box store in Monument

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Downtown advocates know that one of the primary ingredients for revitalization is residential development, but apartments are going up everywhere around the city except in the urban core. Continue Reading Developers opting not to build apartments downtown

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Iconic Lookout Mountain under siege

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The iconic Lookout Mountain in Denver is the latest battleground between developers and neighbors trying to fend them away. The section of the 40-mile Lariat Loop National Scenic Byway winds through hillside subdivisions to tourist attractions such as Boettcher Mansion, Lookout Mountain Nature Center and the nationally acclaimed Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave. The scenic… Continue Reading Iconic Lookout Mountain under siege

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The planned 2.4-million-square foot Copper Ridge retail center sprung back to life last week when Gary Erickson’s Northgate Properties announced that it had lured one of retail’s biggest fish — Bass Pro Shops. Continue Reading Copper Ridge betting on Bass to bait other business

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Alleys around the world have bad reputations to live down. And those in Colorado Springs are no exception. The Downtown Partnership aims to transform Colorado Springs’ alleys, two of them to start, from smelly, dirty places where the homeless sleep and garbage stacks up to comfortable pathways from parking to downtown filled with art and… Continue Reading Downtown kicking around ideas for Alley Arts District

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Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opened the first of  four new restaurants in the Colorado Springs area today. The restaurant chain opened in Monument and franchisee Kyle Gerstner said he plans to begin construction on another along the Powers Boulevard corridor in June. Freddy’s opened its first store in 2002 in Wichita, Kan. The Monument… Continue Reading Freddy’s opens first of four planned restaurants

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New hotel planned for First and Main

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Nor’Wood Development Group has partnered with Kansas-based RHW Management to build a new hotel at its First and Main Town Center. The companies announced plans today to build a new 82-room Holiday Inn Express adjacent to the Powers Boulevard shopping center that’s home to Cinemark Theater, Dick’s Sporting Goods, J.C. Penny, Target and several restaurants.… Continue Reading New hotel planned for First and Main

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Editor’s note: This is the third in a three-part series about downtown Colorado Springs revitalization. The first story listed dream projects for downtown. The second story explored the barriers keeping those dreams from becoming reality, and this story looks at recent successful projects and policy changes. Many who have participated in downtown redevelopment discussions during… Continue Reading Downtown’s bright spots break barriers

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Flying Horse preps for further development

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Developers of the Flying Horse golf course development on the far north end of town are asking the Colorado Springs planning commission today for the green light to break ground on 122 new single-family home sites. Doug Stimple, owner of Flying Horse Development and Classic Homes said the new plots will be in the development’s… Continue Reading Flying Horse preps for further development

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