The Canyons

The Canyons Development MapOverview

The Canyons is a 3,343-acre master planned community which allows for a mix of land uses including parks, open space, trails, schools, civic, community, commercial, retail, agricultural, and single-family/multifamily land uses. The project is intended to embrace mixed use development principles to create a live, work, shop, play community.   

  • 3,343 acres

  • 20 acres for civic uses

  • 4 acres for a transit station

  • 1.5 acres for a fires station

  • 2,500 dwelling/residential units

  • 2.1 million square feet of mixed use/non-residential

  • 113 acres of public parks

  • 50 acres of public schools

  • 1,400 acres of open space

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Status

In December 2015, Shea Homes Colorado purchased 1,270 acres of the property to build 2,000 single and multi-family homes. The expected timeline is as follows:

  • Infrastructure construction and development: 2017
  • Platting: 2017
  • Lot development: 2018
  • Residents move in: 2019

History 

09-19 Approving Vested Property Rights Associated with a Planned Development and an Annexation and Development Agreement for The Canyons North Property Pursuant to C.R.S. Section 24-68-101, Et. Seq.

 

09-18 Approving an Annexation and Development Agreement for The Canyons North Property 

 

09-17 Approving Initial Zoning of Property Known as The Canyons North Property from Douglas County Planned Development to City of Castle Pines North Planned Development Adopting The Canyons Planned Development Plan, and Amending the Official Zoning map 

 

09-16 Annexing Certain Territory to the City of Castle Pines North Known as Canyons North Annexation No. 3

 

09-15 Annexing Certain Territory to the City of Castle Pines North Known as Canyons North Annexation No. 2 

 

09-14 Annexing Certain Territory to the City of Castle Pines North Known as Canyons North Annexation No. 1 

Related Ordinances & Resolutions

  • Ordinances 09-14, 09-15, 09-16: Annexing territory to the City of Castle Pines North
  • Ordinances 09-17, 09-18, 09-19: Approving initial zoning and annexation and development agreements for the property
  • Resolutions 09-41, 09-42, 09-43: Accepting annexation petitions
  • Resolutions 09-52, 09-53, 09-54: Setting forth certain findings of face and conclusions as to the property's eligibility for annexation
  • Ordinance 14-04: Use of IREA substation
  • Resolution 14-09: IREA Superblock Plat
  • Resolutions 15-33, 15-34: Canyons platting activity