The city regularly undertakes projects and programs aimed at enhancing areas around the city. These may include neighborhood improvements, master plans, infrastructure updates, revitalization efforts and much more.
Building off the Historic Preservation Plan adopted by the city in 2015, Commerce City is working toward creating a program that preserves places and landmarks with historic value to help tell the story of the community's heritage.
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
Commerce City receives federal funding for community projects that benefit low- and moderate-income residents with a goal of helping to provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanded economic opportunities for Commerce City residents.
Visit the CDBG page to learn more
Urban Renewal Projects
The following projects are managed by the Commerce City Urban Renewal Authority:
Derby Downtown District
The historic Derby Downtown District is an important part of Commerce City’s identity. Revitalizing the district, re-establishing it as a destination and enhancing its visibility are just some of the goals of the Derby Master Plan.
Mile High Greyhound Park
The redevelopment process at the former Mile High Greyhound Park envisions the site becoming a vibrant, mixed-use area combining residential, retail, office, civic and educational spaces to help revitalize this historic part of Commerce City.