August 12, 2022


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O’Toole’s Garden Centers’ Littleton location to close Aug. 31

A Littleton group establishment has presented its staff and patrons five months’ discover right before closing down for the foreseeable foreseeable future.

O’Toole’s Backyard garden Centers’ owner Adele O’Toole declared late past thirty day period that she’ll close her family’s 31-calendar year-old retailer on South Federal Boulevard on Aug. 31. The company’s areas in Westminster and Lakewood, having said that, will continue being open up.

“We’ve cherished getting a steward of the land and a element of the Littleton group,” O’Toole stated in a launch. “We’re searching for the right possibility to rebuild in the spot and hope to have a further keep in the next pair of many years.”

The new site could be in Littleton, Englewood or “anywhere down south,” O’Toole explained to The Denver Post. “And it does not have to be as massive as Littleton retail outlet was, but it still has to have additional than 23 parking spots.”

She sold O’Toole’s 5-acre residence for an undisclosed volume to developer Lennar Multifamily Communities, which designs to create mixed-use household and professional constructions future doorway to the backyard garden center at the corner of West Belleview Avenue.

That proposed progress consists of some of O’Toole’s existing parking location and would leave the backyard garden middle with just 23 parking spots, which is not “adequate parking and house for the spring and summertime crowds,” in accordance to O’Toole.

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The backyard garden retail outlet usually sees some 1,600 customers a working day beginning in May, she claimed.