Construction workers are finishing up one of the first high-rises to be built downtown in about twenty years. It's the new Hyatt Denver Convention Center Hotel, at 14th and California streets. For a decade now, the severe under-performance of the Colorado Convention Center has been laid at the feet of the hotel industry, with the explanation that no hotel was large enough to house the attendees of big conventions. That situation will change next month when the Hyatt opens, adding 1,100 guest rooms. The spiffy skyscraper is not one of the largest or the tallest buildings downtown, but it is already one of the... More >>>