“The City of Denver approved a 30,000-square foot development in Denver’s Cole Neighborhood. EXDO Properties plans to build a large supermarket and apartments in the area of 36th Avenue and Downing Street. The neighborhood is considered one of Denver’s “food deserts.” “We’re seeing lot of growth here, now it’s time for a grocery store,” … [Read more…]
“” read the entire article Kenney, Andrew. Denver Post 11 March 2019.
“When Candi CdeBaca returned to live in her childhood home in the Globeville Elyria-Swansea area of Denver, a lot had changed in her life. She had overcome the challenges of growing up poor, earned a bachelors and masters degree from Denver University and even started her own nonprofit called Project VOYCE that trains, employs and … [Read more…]
“Deborah Gilfillan lives between Brooklyn’s first Trader Joe’s and its flagship Whole Foods. She’s also walking distance from Union Market, a local grocery chain where flank steak sells for $15.99 per pound. But these stores are too expensive and don’t have the right ingredients for the 62-year-old contract administrator, a native Brooklynite who lives … [Read more…]
” new study by Zillow has discovered homes within a mile of either Trader Joe’s or Whole Foods are worth more than the median home value. Zillow’s analysis found months before the opening of a Whole Foods, homes located close to the new store would begin appreciating faster than homes in other areas of … [Read more…]
“A blighted, 15-acre tract of broken concrete and metal on the southwest corner of Wadsworth Boulevard and 38th Avenue is a jewel, some residents say, and Wheat Ridge would be foolish to squander it. Whether or not that involves greenlighting a redevelopment proposal that would bring in an unnamed grocer along with residential and … [Read more…]
“his colorful corner store, painted orange and lime green, sits at the intersection of East 30th Avenue and Downing Street in the Whittier neighborhood, which is considered a food desert, far from a full-service grocer. It’s one of five corner stores in a pilot program called the Healthy Corner Store Initiative, started in August by … [Read more…]