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Mar 24, 2017

Denver City Government Closed Monday, March 27

Most City and County of Denver offices will be closed Monday, March 27, 2017, in observance of the Cesar Chavez Day holiday.

Mar 21, 2017

Denver Elevates and Celebrates the Voices and Faces of Immigration and Refugees in our Community

The contributions of immigrants to the fabric of the American experience are many. In that spirit, Mayor Hancock today joined with community leaders to bring a renewed face and voice to the issue of immigration, reminding ourselves of what makes this country – and this city – great, and the role that every person has in making the United States the country that it is today.

Mar 13, 2017

Paul Washington to Step Down from Denver Office of Economic Development

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced that Paul Washington, Executive Director of the Denver Office of Economic Development (OED), will be stepping down to become Market Director of the Rocky Mountain Region for JLL, a Fortune 500 real estate professional services and investment management firm.

Mar 08, 2017

Mayor Hancock Launches National Search for Next Public Works Executive Director

The City and County of Denver today launched a national search for the next leader of the Department of Public Works (DPW).

Mar 07, 2017

Denver Convenes 2017 GO Bond Stakeholder Committees

The city today announced the 2017 general obligation bond (“GO bond”) stakeholder committees that will thoroughly examine the capital facilities and infrastructure needs of Denver and make project recommendations for bond funding.

Mar 06, 2017

New Vision Zero Map-Based Survey Launched, City to Host Vision Zero Summit

Do you think cars drive too fast down your street or know of a sidewalk blind spot where cars cannot see you? Maybe you know a place where the bike lane could use more protection from traffic or does not connect through to your destination? Crash data only tells one side of the story, and we want to hear from Denver residents where they think our streets can be made safer.

Feb 28, 2017

Mayor Hancock Statement on the Close of Black History Month

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today released the following statement on the closing of this year’s month-long commemoration of contributions of African Americans to the history and achievements of the United States of America

Feb 17, 2017

Denver City Government Closed Monday, February 20 for President’s Day

Most City and County of Denver offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, in observance of the President’s Day holiday

Feb 15, 2017

Mayor Hancock Statement Regarding Denver Mother Jeanette Vizguerra

Mayor Michael B. Hancock released a statement today regarding the possible deportation of Denver mother Jeanette Vizguerra.

Jan 25, 2017

Mayor Hancock Statement on Executive Orders Regarding Immigration

Mayor Michael B. Hancock released the following statement regarding the Executive Orders on Immigration signed today by the President