Cara Luneau: Dismayed by pace of change in Whittier neighborhood

I’ve lived in the Whittier neighborhood for 20 years and wish to express dismay in the face of accelerated change in this neighborhood.  The changes started with the proliferation of short-term rentals (VRBO, airbnb)… Recently there is talk of further increasing density in the Whittier neighborhood by allowing co-ops….  there is talk of a 40-unit apartment building at 15th and Pine that will violate numerous zoning restrictions…

What makes downtown Boulder charming is slipping through our fingers. Once lost, we will never get it back. It seems to me that what is behind most of this change is shortsightedness and greed. Is money all Boulder cares about?

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