Help us refine the East Sunnyside Vision Plan

Please take a few minutes to share your opinion to help us refine our East Sunnyside Vision Plan, as a part of the SUNI PCD committee.The more perspectives and input we have the better. So please share your thoughts, and share the link with any of your neighbors, on Facebook, via email, however you want!

East Sunnyside has begun to experience and will continue to experience significant re-development over the next few years as the 41st & Fox Station begins service in the Fall of 2016. Noted in Blueprint Denver as an “Area of Change,” this small area plan is intended to inform the community and City of Denver of the neighborhood’s vision for this small area of the larger Sunnyside Neighborhood.

Ask RTD to add a stop at 41st and Fox to the B line!

As you know, Sunnyside is connected to the lightrail station at 41st and Fox via the pedestrian bridge. In order to activate our stop, we encourage you to sign this petition:

Currently, only the Gold line to Arvada will be stopping at the 41st and Fox station. The B line to Westminster will be passing through. We consider the more access to routes connecting our neighborhood to others, the better. Please encourage your RTD representatives to consider adding a stop to the B line at 41st and Fox.

The Sunnyside Neighborhood Plan

Sunnyside United Neighbors, Inc. (SUNI) was formed in 1991 as part of the Sunnyside Neighborhood Plan, a process that brought stakeholders together to identify problems and collaborate on solutions.

Sunnyside’s neighborhood plan is now decades old, yet the vision neighbors and local business and property owners came up with is still relevant today:

“Residents of Sunnyside envision a neighborhood that is safe, beautiful and clean. They see a neighborhood that is inviting for families, with good schools and nice parks. They would like to see the commercial areas cleaned up and improved, bustling with activity, and the industrial area thrive to create new jobs. Read More

Should Sunnyside Care About I-70 East?

All of Sunnyside is within ten blocks of I-70. Sitting in my yard on the corner of 43rd and Umatilla, I’m five blocks south of the Highway, and I can always hear it. I’ve thought of installing a little fountain to mask the sound, but what can I do to block the air pollution? Of course, cities are not perfectly quiet and pristine places, but at some point it is reasonable to say, Enough!

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I-70 Events This Week

For all those who are following the long and contentious debate about the future of Interstate 70 through North Denver, two events this week are of note:
Tomorrow, April 24th, Arturo Jimenez (who represents Sunnyside and other NW neighborhoods on the Denver Public Schools Board of Directors) will introduce a Board resolution asking CDOT to make …

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