Plans moving ahead for shops, hundreds of homes, apartments on Ensor property
Plans to build hundreds of homes, apartments and shops on vacant land near Mineral Avenue and Santa Fe Drive are moving ahead, adding pressure on city officials to address congestion at the notoriously clogged intersection.
Evergreen Devco, a Denver-based developer, hopes to go before city officials and public hearings late this summer to get final approvals for a plan to build hundreds of apartments, senior living units and several retail buildings on 33 acres at the southwest corner of the intersection.
Together, the two parcels make up the old Ensor property, formerly owned by well-known midcentury developer K.C. Ensor…