Tap Fourteen hopes to lose LoDo vibe with new Uptown location

Tap Fourteen execs hope to take their large selection of Colorado beers and spirits with them to a new spot in Uptown.

The future site of TapFourteen in North Captiol Hill, Nov. 17, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite; colorado; north capitol hill; uptown; food; restaurant; development; construction; bar; commercial real estate;
The future site of Tap Fourteen in North Capitol Hill, Nov. 17, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

It’s all about getting Colorado booze out fast at Tap Fourteen’s rooftop bar in Lower Downtown Denver.

Bartenders aim to get the average cocktail made in about six seconds especially when the space near Coor’s Stadium is full of twenty- and thirty-something-year-olds looking to drink, said Ryan Earles, general manager of Tap Fourteen.


Denver Kirkland Museum sets grand opening for March 2018

The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art plans to exhibit its new space in downtown Denver next spring.

The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art at 1201 Bannock St. (Courtesy of The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art)
The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art at 1201 Bannock St. (Courtesy of The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art)

The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art plans to exhibit its new space in downtown Denver next spring.


A man climbed halfway up a new 40-story building in downtown Denver

Denver police are looking into why a man climbed halfway up the 40-story 1144 Fifteenth building under construction downtown Thursday morning.

1144 15th near 15th and Arapahoe streets. 603 feet tall, 40 stories. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
1144 15th near 15th and Arapahoe streets. 603 feet tall, 40 stories. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Denver police are looking into why a man climbed halfway up the 40-story 1144 Fifteenth building under construction downtown Thursday morning.


Colorado’s bid to lure Amazon HQ2 is heavy on talent and transportation

Metro Denver Economic Development Corp. released a redacted version of the 77-page document that Colorado sent to lure Amazon.

Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation Vice President Sam Bailey speaks at a meeting on Denver's bid for Amazon HQ2 at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Nov. 16, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) amazon; hq2; development; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite; colorado;
Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation Vice President Sam Bailey speaks at a meeting on Denver’s bid for Amazon HQ2 at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Nov. 16, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Gov. John Hickenlooper told Jeff Bezos in the state’s bid for Amazon’s new North American headquarters that business and civic leaders would “ensure your investment gets results.”

Metro Denver Economic Development Corp. released Thursday a redacted version of the 77-page document that Colorado sent to lure Amazon. The proposal makes good on pledges from economic development officials to work together to put the area’s talent and amenities ahead of incentives.


Here’s what we still don’t know about what Colorado sent Amazon to lure HQ2

Denver economic officials kept some information from the public Thursday when they released the official proposal sent to Amazon.com Inc.

An example of the bid box that Denver sent to Amazon, courting the tech giant to settle their massive HQ2 here. Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Nov. 16, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) amazon; hq2; development; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite; colorado;
An example of the bid box that Denver sent to Amazon, courting the tech giant to settle their massive HQ2 here. Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Nov. 16, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Denver economic officials kept some information from the public Thursday when they released the official proposal sent to Amazon.com Inc. last month outlining why the Seattle-based e-commerce behemoth should build in Colorado.