The year 2019 was another busy year for the Community Development Department, consistent with the overall growth in the Denver Metro area.
The Development Review Division is responsible for processing land use applications, such as requests for annexation, rezoning, site plans and subdivision plats. The total number of land use applications submitted to the Town increased from 163 applications in 2018 to 185 applications in 2019.
Some notable land use applications for 2019 include:
For more information on proposed development and projects under construction, visit the Town’s Development Tour Map at www.ParkerOnline.org/Development
Building Permit applications for new construction and remodel work continue to be robust. The Town issued permits for 393 new single family homes, 29 townhomes, 58 multifamily homes and 536,883 square feet of new commercial and light industrial building space in 2019.
Along with reviewing and issuing of permits, the Building Division conducted 37,456 building inspections. Major building projects included the Pine Bluffs commercial area, SpringHill Suites, The Laszlo Hotel, Sky Ridge Emergency, Paragon 28 and the Blu Note Bar and Grill. Overall, it was another very busy year for the Building Division.
For more information about Community Development and our ongoing activities, please visit www.ParkerOnline.org/CommunityDevelopment.