Littleton revamps permitting process to keep up with development demands

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LITTLETON, Colo. — As the Denver Metro area continues to grow, some cities are dealing with growing pains while trying to accommodate new development.

Like many other areas surrounding Denver and the Denver Tech Center, the city of Littleton is experiencing a building boom.

“The growth that we’ve been experiencing here in Littleton is not unique, it’s really a region wide,” said Jennifer Henninger, the director of community development for Littleton.

Littleton has a lot to offer; the city is located about 20 minutes away from Denver and the Denver Tech Center. It’s more affordable than either of those business hubs and it offers mass transit options like Light Rail. Because of this, developers have been bringing numerous new projects to the area.

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