Meet Your District 5 City Councilwoman, Marcia Johnson

I visited with District 5′s city councilwoman, Marcia Johnson, to learn more about her and the issues concerning District 5, which includes the Mayfair Neighborhood. Marcia has been District 5′s council representative for six years and is very grateful for her constituents and the support she receives from everyone in her district. Over the years, Marcia has been involved in a  variety of zoning/public works projects. The revision of the outdated zoning code has been one of Denver city council’s biggest challenges over the past few years. The new zoning updates are meant to preserve current neighborhood feel but also allow new residential and commercial projects to understand where, how and  what is allowed to be constructed in various … [Read more...]

Do you have a Denver business you’d like featured on YouTube?

Happy Halloween Mayfair!! I hope you all enjoy watching the Zombie dance performed last Saturday afternoon in Skyline Park for the 4th Annual Zombie Walk. I am always looking for new stories or events to report on in the Mayfair Neighborhood. If you know of garage sales, new businesses, interesting events, lost dogs, apartments for rent don’t hesitate to contact me. I'd love the opportunity to mention your event or business on this website or my Facebook page. Lastly, If you are looking to buy or sell your home in the Mayfair Neighborhood start your Mayfair property search here on or call me at 720-495-9404 to get personal attention regarding your Mayfair real estate or Denver real estate questions answered quickly … [Read more...]

Palmer Elementary Celebrates Playground Dedication

Palmer Elementary School celebrated the opening day for Palmer’s new playground on October 23, 2009. Elizabeth Trujillo, Palmer Principal, spoke with much enthusiasm about the wonderful work that was done over the course of the past year in building one of Denver’s newest learning landscape playgrounds. Representatives from the Denver School Board, construction crew and financial donors of  this project gave congratulatory speeches to the students, teachers and parents in attendance. Palmer’s student council even performed a song and dance routine that they created to delight of the crowd.    The most exciting part of the day was when Elizabeth Trujillo and Mike Cohn cut the red ribbon to dedicate the playground to this and future Palmer … [Read more...]

Green Built Homes in Mayfair Neighborhood Denver, CO

Come join me as I tour 654 Ivanhoe Street in Mayfair. It is one of the first modern, green built  homes in the Mayfair neighborhood. Jonathan Coppin of OED2 architecture firm led me on a tour of his newest project at 654 Ivanhoe street in Mayfair. OED2 architects designed this home to conform to new  energy saving techniques for a more energy efficient home.  From the solar panels, vegetative roof cover, energy star appliances and the use of recycled materials this home is a spectacular example of how modern construction and well thought out design can save money. The open kitchen allows for cocktail parties as well as formal sit down feasts.  Many of the materials were recycled from the previous home that stood on the property. In the … [Read more...]

5 reasons you should have been at Mayfair’s wine tasting Sept 15, 2009

1. Proceeds support our local school, Palmer Elementary 2. Great wines to taste and nibbles from the kitchen at Solera. 3. Beautiful evening on the back patio celebrated one of the last late summer evenings outside. 4. Hearing about how Mayfair Neighbors, Inc. is now a registered non-profit. 5. Best reason of all to come to Mayfair Neighbor’s sponsored events – meet fantastic neighbors and make new friends. Mayfair Neighbors, Inc. threw a fantastic fundraiser in support of Palmer Elementary school on Tuesday September 15, 2009.  The event was held in beautiful courtyard of Solera Restaurant. Most of the board of directors were seen in the crowd enjoying wine and engaging with the local residents. Scott Babcock, the current Mayfair … [Read more...]

Mayfair Neighborhood Insurance Company Offers Business Insurance

Are you looking for a  insurance brokerage firm located in the Mayfair neighborhood? Glen Dilworth and Michael Mares of Walker-Dilworth are a locally owned insurance brokerage specializing in business insurance, workman’s compensation and bonding of trades people. They are located at 1500 Leyden street and welcome all inquires of how they can aid you in insuring your local Denver business. Michael and Glen will research your needs and find the best policy from a range of companies.  Walker-Dilworth has been in the Mayfair neighborhood for 9 years and are supporters of  the East Colfax partnership.  Feel free to contact either Michael or Glen with any pending insurance needs for your business, home, car or life insurance needs. You can … [Read more...]

Gourmet Breakfast Restaurant in Mayfair – Snooze

Snooze Eatery is a proven hit!  Since the day the doors opened at  their second location on the corner of  7th and  Colorado Boulevard, Snooze has generated lines of enthusiastic foodies waiting to dive into one of their specialty pancakes. For many anxious customers waiting in line, Snooze is offering a great breakfast joint to replace the sorely missed, Annie’s Cafe that moved over to Colfax a little bit over a year ago. The decor of Snooze harkens back to the late 50′s early 60′s age of fascination with rocket ships and mid-century modern design.  The blue and orange combination of colors along with the architecturally interesting light fixtures only increases the enjoyment of your dining experience. The restaurant has many dining … [Read more...]

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