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Jun 01, 2018

Any Street Grocery Hosting Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Tomorrow city officials will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for Any Street Grocery (ASG), a mobile grocery store that provides Denver residents access to healthy and affordable foods. ASG is the first mobile market of its kind in the Denver area, and the ribbon cutting celebrates ASG expanding to other location stops.

May 24, 2018

Denver Medical Examiner Relocates to New, Larger Facility

Today Denver Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Mayor Brendan Hanlon, District 7 City Councilmember Jolon Clark, Department of Public Health & Environment Executive Director Bob McDonald, and Chief Medical Examiner James Caruso M.D., hosted the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the new Denver Office of the Medical Examiner located at 500 Quivas St.

May 24, 2018

Denver Medical Examiner Hosting Grand Opening Ceremony for New Facility

Today city officials will host the grand opening of the new, 29,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Denver Office of the Medical Examiner (OME) facility.

May 22, 2018

Denver Announces Pilot Program to Raise Awareness of Energy Costs in Homes

The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) is now offering free a Home Energy Score to sellers, buyers and recent owners with helpful information about a home’s estimated energy use and opportunities for savings and efficiency.

May 22, 2018

Denver Releases Needs Assessment on Opioid Use

Today, the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) released the Denver Needs Assessment on Opioid Use, which was created using in-depth interviews with people who use opioids.

May 18, 2018

The Dab by Next Harvest Voluntarily Recalls Retail Marijuana and Retail Marijuana Products Due to Pesticide Residues and Presence of Yeast/Molds

A Denver marijuana business, ALCC LLC doing business as The Dab by Next Harvest, is voluntarily recalling retail marijuana products due to the presence of elevated yeast/mold counts and potentially unsafe pesticide residues.

May 08, 2018

Denver Agencies Offer Driver, Cyclist Safety Tips for National Bike to School Day

As students from 26 Denver schools hit the streets on May 9 in celebration of National Bike to School Day, Denver Department of Public Health & Environment, Police, and Public Works are teaming up to remind all residents to stay safe and alert on our city’s streets.

Apr 20, 2018

Denver City and County Building Illuminated for Earth Day

The tower of Denver’s City and County Building will go green on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22 in honor of the 48th annual Earth Day celebration.

Apr 11, 2018

Denver Ranks 9th on EPA’s 2018 List of Top Cities with ENERGY STAR® Certified Buildings

Denver was recently ranked 9th on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2018 list of U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings. Denver previously ranked 12th on the list in 2016.

Apr 04, 2018

2018 Denver Healthy Communities Awards Winners Announced

Today, Bob McDonald, Executive Director of Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE), joined more than 100 city officials, finalists and community partners to announce the winners of the fourth annual Denver Healthy Communities Awards.

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Denver Public Health & Environment is a member of the Metro Denver Partnership for Health, a collaboration among the public health agencies serving the seven-county Denver metropolitan region made up of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas and Jefferson Counties. Nearly 3 million Coloradans, 60 percent of the state’s population, live in the Metro region. The Partnership collaborates with regional leaders in health care, human services, behavioral health, environment, philanthropy, education, business, local government and others to achieve its goals of advancing health equity across the region. In 2016, the Partnership identified four priority areas of focus including data sharing, healthy eating and active living, behavioral health, and partner alignment and formalized its approach to collaboration in the Metro Denver Partnership for Health Roadmap. Download the Roadmap  


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