How things get done in Niwot
Niwot Local Improvement District
March 3, 2021
Thirty years ago Niwot's 2nd Avenue was a mess whenever it rained or snowed. No curb and gutter, no streetlights, and nowhere for moisture to drain. As an unincorporated community, the downtown business district had no tax revenue or funding mechanism for basic infrastructure projects.
In the early 1990s a small group of local commercial property owners approached Boulder County officials seek...