Timeline

1988
August 12

The Thistle Group

The Thistle Group
Thistle Community Housing was incorporated as a 501(c)3 to take over management and ownership of Sage Court, a 19-unit apartment building for people with disabilities. A HUD funding rule at the time prohibited the housing authority from owning and managing the property. PHOTO: Sage Court in Boulder.
1986
June 11

Thistle’s Beginnings

Thistle’s Beginnings
Originally named Boulder’s Best, the group formed to develop a 19-unit apartment building to provide homes for people with disabilities. The development partnership included Center for People With Disabilities and Housing Authority of City of Boulder. PHOTO: The view from Bear Peak, overlooking Boulder