COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) – Extra house complexes, lodge rooms, storefronts and sports activities arenas are coming to downtown Colorado Springs.
The Downtown Partnership of Colorado Springs discovered regardless of the pandemic, extra companies opened than closed final yr. Downtown can also be anticipating about 30 storefronts to open simply this yr.
“In case you would have requested me a yr in the past right now when issues have been sort of at their darkest, I used to be very involved and I don’t need to downplay that our small companies are nonetheless hurting, we nonetheless want to essentially assist native,” mentioned Susan Edmondson of The Downtown Partnership of Colorado Springs.
About 3,000 house items can be added downtown, as there may be extra demand for multi-family properties.
At present, two lodges are beneath building downtown: Hyatt Place Lodge on Kiowa and Nevada, and Marriott at South Tejon and Costilla. When these are accomplished, downtown will double the quantity of lodge rooms in simply 4 years.
“You’ll begin to see the skyline altering a bit of bit… These are all going into locations that have been simply form of floor parking tons or empty, deserted areas so it’s actually including to the vibrancy by filling issues up,” mentioned Edmondson.
With the latest opening of Weidner Field, and the Ed Robson Arena opening within the fall, Edmondson mentioned “we’re looking forward to what I believe can be a very good and a busy summer time season. The tourism projections are wanting good.”
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