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Jul 16, 2018

Text of Mayor Hancock’s 2018 State of the City Address

Mayor Michael B. Hancock’s 2018 State of the City Address as prepared

Jul 03, 2018

Denver City Government Closed Wednesday, July 4

Most City and County of Denver offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

Jun 28, 2018

Mayor Hancock Names Paul Pazen as Denver’s New Police Chief

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today introduced the new Chief of Police for the Denver Police Department (“DPD”). Commander Paul Pazen will take the helm as Chief Robert C. White concludes his career in policing here in Denver after 46 years of dedicated service.

Jun 27, 2018

$193 Million Now Available for Initial Elevate Denver Bond Program Project List

The City and County of Denver closed on the issuance of $261 million of general obligation bonds today; $193 million will go toward the Elevate Denver Bond Program and $67.9 million will go toward the refunding of the 2008 Justice System Bonds.

Jun 21, 2018

Denver Celebrates the Opening of Brighton Blvd - 29th Street to 40th Street

Mayor Michael B. Hancock, City Council President Albus Brooks, RiNo business leaders and community members today celebrated the opening of Phase I of the Brighton Boulevard Reconstruction Project and the transformation of Brighton into a modern, multimodal gateway into the Mile High City.

Jun 18, 2018

Mayor Hancock, City Officials and Community Partners Celebrate Phase I and II of Re-Imagine Play at Paco Sanchez Park

Mayor Michael B. Hancock, Executive Director of Denver Parks and Recreation (DPR) Happy Haynes, Councilman Paul López (Dist. 3), city officials and community members celebrated the opening of Phase I of Re-Imagine Play at Paco Sanchez Park, and the groundbreaking of Phase II – a community-supported 2017 GO Bond project.

Jun 14, 2018

Police Chief Search Committee Selects Five Candidates to Interview

Executive Director of Public Safety Troy Riggs today announced that the committee Mayor Michael B. Hancock appointed to recommend candidates for Denver’s next Police Chief will interview five of the 22 officers who applied for the position.

Jun 10, 2018

Mayors Form First-of-its-Kind Coalition to Push for Marijuana Regulation Reform in Congress

With an increasing amount of states and local governments taking their first steps into the new frontier of legalized marijuana, governments need Federal marijuana regulatory reforms in order to safely and thoughtfully implement the will of their voters.

Jun 07, 2018

Denver Heats Up with Summer Opportunities for Youth to Eat Healthy, Learn, Play and Work

Summer is here, and the City and County of Denver wants to ensure families are informed about opportunities available for children and youth to remain healthy, safe, engaged in the community and continue to learn while school is out.

May 25, 2018

Mayor Hancock Names Eric Williams, Former FBI Agent and U.S. Navy Veteran, as Deputy Director of the Department of Public Safety

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced the appointment of Eric Williams as Denver’s new Deputy Director of the Department of Public Safety.