“What lies before us is an opportunity to reshape what it means to be a 21st century city – a world-class city where everyone matters. We are accomplishing this by creating a city government that provides the highest quality services at the lowest possible cost, focusing every resource on delivering more opportunities for our kids, safer streets and an economy built to last. That is a smart city.” - Mayor Michael B. Hancock, First State of the City Address
During his first year in office, Mayor Michael B. Hancock and his administration made significant progress toward delivering a world-class city where everyone matters. With a focus on children, jobs and safety, Denver’s 45th Mayor began enacting bold, innovative strategies and smart solutions to keep moving our great city forward.