The boundaries for the Speer neighborhood are 6th Ave (north) cutting southeast along Speer Blvd to Downing St. (east), Alameda Ave. (south) and Broadway (west). The Speer neighborhood blends into West Washington Park and Baker, as well as into Alamo Placita to the northeast. This area is composed of apartment and condominium buildings, both high-rise and low-rise, as well as single family homes and duplexes. There are also many commercial buildings along the main streets such as Speer Blvd., 6th Ave, Broadway and Alameda Ave. which provide some great restaurants, shops, bars, dry-cleaners, etc. It’s a convenient place to live that has easy access to I-25, Downtown and Cherry Creek Shopping District. The Cherry Creek bike and running path is accessible along Speer Blvd. There are also many parks nearby, Washington Park, Alamo Placita Park, Hungarian Freedom Park and Governor’s Park. The large Denver Health complex is at 7th and Speer.
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