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Councilman Jolon Clark

Photo of District 7 councilman Jolon ClarkJolon was elected to the Denver City Council in 2015 to represent Lucky District 7 in south-central Denver. During his tenure, Jolon has focused on transportation & mobility, housing and homelessness, sustainability & the environment, and public safety. Jolon was elected President Pro-Tem of the Council in 2016, and President in 2018.  He currently serves as President of the Council. The Council President presides over council meetings, determines the committee membership and sits as a member of all committees.  Jolon also serves on the board of the Denver After School Alliance, Levitt Pavillion Denver, and as an alternate board member of the Denver Regional Council of Governments.


Among other initiatives, Jolon spearheaded legislation to:

  • Create a new permanent funding source for Parks that was approved by voters in November of 2018
  • Repeal the city sales tax on feminine hygiene products
  • Require all single-stall restrooms to have gender-neutral signage
  • Double the investment in public art through the Urban Arts Fund
  • Fund proactive treatment and tree planting to combat Emerald Ash Borer

A Denver native, Jolon was raised in Wash Park. He attended South High School and Colorado State University.  Jolon currently lives in Platt Park with his wife, Sarah and their two children.

 

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About District 7

District 7 Neighborhoods include:
Athmar Park, College View, Historic Baker, Overland Park, Platt Park, Ruby Hill, West Washington Park, and Valverde

 


 

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Jolon Clark, Councilman -
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Tate Carpenter, Council Aide
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Maggie Thompson, Council Aide
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Anita Banuelos, Council Aide
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City and County Building
1437 Bannock St., ​Room 451
Denver, CO 80202

 

Location:

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

 

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