Helpful Links

As your advocate, we want to keep you informed and provide you with relevant news and information related to your project. The following links are intended to assist you in finding the information that you need, as well as provide current news regarding community growth and development.

Educational Facilities

Colorado League of Charter Schools - The Colorado League of Charter Schools is a non-profit, membership organization dedicated to supporting the charter schools in the state. 

Chalkbeat Colorado - Chalkbeat is a nonprofit news organization covering educational change efforts in the communities where improvement matters most. 

Colorado Department of Education BEST Grants - Established in 2008 with the signing of C.R.S.22-43.7, BEST provides an annual amount of funding in the form of competitive grants to school districts, charter schools, institute charter schools, boards of cooperative educational services, and the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind. 

Special Districts

SDA Colorado - The Special District Association of Colorado (SDA) is a statewide membership organization created in 1975 to serve the interests of the special district form of local government in Colorado. 

Public Policy

Project for Public Spaces - Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is a nonprofit planning, design and educational organization dedicated to helping people create and sustain public spaces that build stronger communities. 

Denver Infill Blog - The Denver Infill Blog provides news, ideas, and commentary about urban development in the Mile High City.

Streetsblog Denver - Streetsblog Denver publishes news and commentary about safe streets, effective transit, and walkable development in the Mile High City.

CityLab - Through original reporting, sharp analysis, and visual storytelling, CityLab informs and inspires the people who are creating the cities of the future - and those who want to live there.

Next City - Next City provides daily online coverage of the leaders, policies and innovations driving progress in metropolitan regions across the world. 

Community Wealth - Community-Wealth.org brings together, for the first time, information about the broad range of community wealth strategies, policies, models, and innovations. 

Urban Land Institute - A multidisciplinary real estate forum, ULI facilitates an open exchange of ideas, information, and experience among industry leaders and policy makers dedicated to creating better places.

Rooflines Blog of Shelterforce Magazine - Shelterforce is published by the National Housing Institute, an independent nonprofit organization that examines the issues causing the crisis in housing and community in America.