DEVELOPER: Forest City Enterprises Inc., Calthorpe and Associates and The Mulhern Group, master plan developers, and Elkus/Manfredi Ltd. design architects.

LOCATION: Westminster, Colo.

SIZE: 1 million sq. ft. open-air lifestyle center located on 215 acres


BUZZ: A pedestrian friendly orchard environment will be landscaped to remind shoppers of the apple trees that filled the area in the past. The north metro area of Westminster will not only get The Orchard, but also a new road interchange at I-25 and 144th Avenue to serve the area. Retail commitments currently exist for 450,000 sq. ft. of property.