About Councilwoman Faatz


Jeanne Faatz,
Council District 2

Elected to the City Council in 2003 from Southwest Denver, Jeanne Faatz has been a voice for fiscal accountability, quality neighborhoods, and public safety.

Faatz served in the Colorado House of Representatives from 1979-1998, and was Assistant Majority Leader for much of that time.  She was the prime sponsor of legislation establishing public schools of choice and rights for crime victims.

A college instructor by profession, Faatz was director of the Colorado School-to-Career Partnership from 1999-2001. She also taught in the public schools for Cherry Creek,Denver and Urbana,IL. She holds an M.A. in Communications from the University of Colorado at Denver.

An active civic leader, Faatz is past president of the Harvey Park Improvement Association. She served on the southwest YMCA Board of Advisors, the State Youth Council and the Citizens Advisory Board of the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Ft.Logan.

She has two adult daughters and 5 grandchildren. She has lived in southwest Denver for 42 years.

Council Committee Meetings

Denver City Council members serve on several different committees, each concerned with various areas of City government. Committees meet regularly to discuss and prepare proposed laws. For the latest information about Denver City Council committee meetings, full council meetings, and agendas, visit the Denver City Council Meetings page.

Councilwoman Jeanne Faatz serves on the following committees:

Meeting Times

Meets every other Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in Room 391 of the City & County Building (1437 Bannock Street Denver, CO 80202).

Areas of Responsibility and Oversight

  • Office of Economic Development
  • Denver International Airport
  • Department of Excise & LIcenses

Meeting Times

Meets every other Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in Room 391 of the City & County Building (1437 Bannock Street Denver, CO 80202).

Areas of Responsibility and Oversight

  • Finance
  • General Services
  • City Lobbyists and Lobbying Team

Meeting Times

Meets every other Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in Room 391 of the City & County Building (1437 Bannock Street Denver, CO 80202).


Areas of Responsibility and Oversight

  • Safety 
  • County Court
  • City Attorney
  • District Attorney
  • Human Services
  • Office of Economic Development Housing Issues
  • Environmental Health
  • Office of Sustainability
  • Denver Health
  • Education and Children
  • Independent Monitor
  • Office of Human Rights & Community Partnerships


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