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Councilwoman Amanda Sawyer

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Amanda Sawyer is a licensed Colorado attorney who also has her Masters of Business Administration and more than a decade of experience in marketing, sales, entrepreneurship and business strategy. You might recognize her as the Councilwoman with purple hair, which she always tells people says "I might drive a minivan but I still have my soul." 

Amanda has lived in Colorado off and on since 1989. A proud University of Colorado graduate, she and her husband returned to Denver after living in both Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, so that they could raise their children near their family and friends. Councilwoman Sawyer is truly honored to represent our District 5 community!

Councilwoman Sawyer is a proud neighborhood advocate. She has been active in our community, working to:

  • Advocate for transit and mobility infrastructure upgrades throughout the city; from clean, safe, reliable public transit, to sidewalks, stoplights and crosswalks so that our kids can get to school safely. 
  • Speak out against development for development’s sake. Councilwoman Sawyer believes that development must be thoughtful and fulfill a community need, or it isn’t worth the additional burden on the residents who currently live here. 
  • Find solutions to the environmental challenges that face Denver by advocating for legislation that preserves our green and open spaces, reduces our carbon footprint, and helps solve our climate crisis.
  • Represent the voices of the people who live in our neighborhoods by actively collaborating with residents to solve many of the challenges that face our local communities.

About District 5

DISTRICT 5 STATISTCAL NEIGHBORHOODS: East Colfax, Hale, Hilltop, Lowry Field, Montclair, Washington-Virginia Vale, and Windsor.

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Council District 5 Office

Amanda Sawyer
Councilwoman
1437 Bannock St., Rm. 451
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 720-337-5555
DenverCouncil5@denvergov.org
 
Melissa Horn
Senior Council Aide
melissa.horn@denvergov.org
 
Logan Fry
Council Aide 
logan.fry@denvergov.org
 

Office Hours
Constituents can meet with Amanda on most Thursdays by appointment only from 10-11 a.m. and drop-ins from 11 am-noon.

Contact logan.fry@denvergov.org to schedule a 20 minute appointment.

 

Location:

City & County Building
1437 Bannock St., Rm. 451
Denver, CO 80202

 

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