Northwest cities include Westminster, Arvada, Broomfield and the neighboring areas.
In 2006, Westminster was ranked as the 26th best place to live by Money Magazine. Public transportation (bus and commuter rail) access in and out of the city is excellent. The city contains two major malls: Westminster Mall outdoor mall, The Orchard Town Center. Both are anchored by major department stores including REI, Super Target, JC Penney and Macy’s.
Arvada is a popular commuter city into Denver. Its major commercial areas are Wadsworth Boulevard, 52nd Avenue, Ralston Road and Kipling Street.
Broomfield is home to Mrs. Field’s Cookies, Level 3 Communications and the Flatiron Crossing Mall anchored by Nordstrom, Macy’s and Dillard’s.