Public Works News and Announcements

August 24, 2011 (2569 reads)
Denver Public Works is proud to announce that two of the buildings on the Downtown Denver Justice Center campus have received LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, ratings from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The Lindsey-Flanigan Courthouse received a Gold LEED ranking and the Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center received a Silver LEED score, just shy of Gold.  The Post Office and parking garage facility also located on the campus received a LEED Silver award after its completion in 2008. 
August 22, 2011 (4031 reads)
The first USA Pro Cycling Challenge concludes in Denver on Sunday, August 28, 2011, and Denver Public Works Traffic Engineering Services has been working closely with other City agencies and event organizers to create a plan for the race route that allows access for the travelling public and race fans.
August 18, 2011 (1795 reads)
Denver Public Works began construction on the rehabilitation of Colfax Avenue between Sheridan and Federal Boulevards, as part of the Better Denver Bond Program approved by voters in 2007.
August 16, 2011 (570 reads)
Through the Better Denver Bond Program, Denver Public Works and hired contractor Concrete Works of Colorado continue improvements on 14th Street. Currently, construction is taking place on 14th Street between Market and Court Streets.
August 16, 2011 (583 reads)
As part of the Better Denver Bond Program, Denver Public Works and hired contractor Parsons and Lawson Construction continue to make improvements on the Broadway Rehabilitation Project. Currently, construction is taking place on Broadway between Welton Street and Park Avenue.
August 11, 2011 (1821 reads)
New teachers, new friends, new clothes and books…it’s “Back to School” in Denver! With new routines and the changes each school year brings, parking restrictions are likely the last thing on parent’s minds. Denver Public Works reminds parents to please read the posted parking signs around your child’s school to avoid a parking citation. Two of the most popular overlooked parking restrictions around schools are street sweeping and bus lane restrictions.
August 11, 2011 (3688 reads)
This summer, Kwal Paint, 9News and Denver Public Works are teaming up to present the second annual KWAL PAINT BRUSH OFF COMMUNITY CHALLENGE, a community event where volunteers will join forces on August 20, with City staff to remove graffiti vandalism from one end of the City to the other.

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