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West Colfax Avenue & West Rail Line

The West Colfax corridor and the West Rail Line provide a number of development opportunities in the heart of a unique, thriving and historic corridor.

Embrace the Fax

Find out about development opportunities and activities along West Colfax Ave. and the West Rail Line station areas.  Visit the website.


Development Resources

Resources may be available to assist with development projects.




West Colfax and the station areas are zoned for higher density, mixed-use and transit-oriented development.  Find out more about the specific zone districts.


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40 West Arts District

The 40 West Arts District is a state-certified Creative District.  Learn more about the arts district, its mission, programs and projects.  Visit the website.


Community Partners

The City and its community partners, including the Lakewood West Colfax Business Improvement District, 40 West Arts and Mountair Park Community Farm, are spearheading the resurgence of the corridor.



Embrace the Fax LogoWadsworth Blvd Light Rail Station40 West Arts LogoChuck Wagon Diner along Colfax Ave

Contact Information:

Comprehensive Planning and Research
Civic Center North
470 S. Allison Pkwy.
Lakewood, CO 80226
Direct: 303-987-7515 | Email: planning@lakewood.org

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