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University Hill - Event Street

Inside Boulder News - Event Street from City of Boulder on Vimeo.

Hill Event Street Ribbon-Cutting Announcement pdf


A landscaped public gathering space in the Hill Commercial Area open to vehicles, pedestrians and bicycles, and that can be easily closed for events.


  • August 2014:          Community Charrette: Vision for a Hill Event Street
  • November 2014:    Community, Culture and Safety Tax Approved
  • July 2015:              Request for Proposals: Urban Design Firm
  • October 2015:        Russell + Mills Selected as the Event Street Designer
  • April 2016:             Stakeholder Design Workshop: Concept Design Review
  • August 2016:         Concept Design Complete
  • January 2017:        Final Design Complete
  • May 2017:              Construction Started
  • November 2017:    Construction Complete

Construction Notice

Construction of the University Hill “event street” began Monday, May 15, 2017 and ended in November 2017.  

Please click above to see specific information and a map of the construction area is available on the official construction notice pdf.

Customer Notice

Please click above to see special customer flyer pdf for information that outlined the project for University Hill customers.

Project Specs

  • Status: Complete
  • Timeline
    • Antipated completion by Fall 2017
  • Budget: $930,000


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