Project Initiatives

Sustainable Places

Design and planning for urban redevelopment, place-making, and resource efficient urbanism 

City Science

Assessment and application of urban technologies, and use of community science and analytics in urban management. 

Urban Affordability

Innovative design for housing and energy cost-reduction, as well as increase in self-sufficiency and increase in health of vulnerable communities.

Resilient Infrastructure

Integrated management of stormwater, urban heat, urban connectivity, water quality, air quality, and green infrastructure.

Children and Youth

Engagement of young people in planning and design decisions, and evaluation of programs providing services to children and families.

Upcoming Event

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9/19/2019 MetroLab Summit

MetroLab — a national network of 40 city-university partnerships focused on urban innovation — will be hosting their annual summit in Boulder Sept. 19-20, 2019, and CEDaR is co-hosting it with the city of Boulder.
Drawing of University Hill
2/1/2019 Public Art and University Hill
Dana Crawford and Marilee Utter pose together at the conference.
10/19/18 JOIN US - Community Building Colorado-Style Conference sponsored by CEDaR, CNU, DCI
Art on the wall of Fiske Planetarium
10/17/18 Space, Place and Diversity in the Arts Panel
Mara Mintzer
10/12/18 Mara Mintzer Keynote at Early Childhood STEM Conference