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    Doors Open to Feature the Light Art of LoDo Lights!

    This week’s Doors Open Denver will feature a special appearance in LoDo! Mike Rogers will lead the Denver After Dark Tour Saturday night for 30 lucky people. And, this year, that tour (a Doors Open hit) will visit LoDo Lights at Manny’s Bridge. That, of course, is the public art project maintained by the Lower Downtown Neighborhood Association…and it only works at night. It’s on the pedestrian bridge over Cherry Creek at the end of Wynkoop Street. The Doors Open Tour promises “a magical stroll through downtown Denver to take in the lights and sights of Denver at night. The tour will introduce attendees to many of Denver’s nighttime landmarks…

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    Spring Popping Up in Downtown!

    Ahh, Spring! Plenty going on, so watch for more blogs over the next few days. The Big Game dashing to get open. Rockies Baseball home opener is this Friday! Lots of unused rail tracks to be removed over the next 30 days. Hole getting bigger every day for the underground bus station behind Union Station. DUSPA reports the valley is disappearing at the rate of 35-40 trucks a day! And, how about the dock being removed at the Saddlery Building? Now, at least for a while, people won’t think that it was just a raised sidewalk, getting to the Tattered Cover end only to climb down an awkward ladder. Almost…

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    Believe It or Not! Iconic Kansas Eatery to Land in LoDo!

    Just when every new restaurant opening seems to feature hamburgers, something new and wonderful, it’s own food group, is planned for the Union Station area of LoDo in Downtown Denver. Bring on the fried chicken! The second location of Al’s Chickenette is coming soon! And, it will smell good! The Hays, Kansas landmark plans to land as soon as possible. According to PR maven, Ima Fulun, two sites are at the top of consideration. “We were sitting in Noel’s truck one day on Wynkoop Street, and we were amazed at all the people coming to the ballgame, or rushing to the trains. We’ve got to put our place here, we…