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Aug 20, 2014

FREE Safe Food Handling for Urban Gardeners

Learn about Denver’s new Fresh Produce and Cottage Food Sales Home Occupation zoning ordinance and how you can safely grow and sell fresh produce from your home garden!  The webinar will be offered on Tuesday August 26, 2014,6-7:30pm.

Aug 15, 2014

IHO Public Hearing at Council Meeting Aug 18

There will be a one hour courtesy public hearing on proposed revisions to the Inclusionary Housing Ordinance at the City Council meeting on Monday, August 18, starting at 5:30 pm.  Speakers will need to be present to sign up, and sign up will occur after regularly council business.  The public hearing will be the third on the agenda, so please plan and park accordingly.

Jul 23, 2014

Fresh Produce and Cottage Food Sales in the News

City residents will now be allowed to sell from their homes fresh produce and “cottage foods” that they grow and make themselves, thanks to an amendment to the Denver Zoning Code adopted by Denver City Council.

Jul 23, 2014

9News Video: Changes to Denver affordable housing law discussed

With skyrocketing housing costs in the Denver metro area, Councilwoman Kniech held a public meeting to discuss proposed changes to an affordable housing ordinance that she says would give developers and low income families more options.

Jul 23, 2014

CBS4 Video: Push is on for more affordable housing options in Denver

More families in Denver are speaking out about the lack of housing options within their price range in the city.

Jul 17, 2014

Fresh Produce

A list of news articles and blogs regarding the cottage foods 

Jul 14, 2014

Fresh Produce and Cottage Food Sales

City gardening is already taking off in Denver, this ordinance will give motivated residents a chance to sell their extra produce to their neighbors, expanding access to healthy food for families who may not have access today,” added the Council sponsor, Robin Kniech.  “It’s a rare chance to help one family earn a little extra cash and another to eat healthy food, without having to leave your neighborhood.

Jun 18, 2014

Affordable Housing Public Meeting - Tuesday July 15

Join Councilwoman Robin Kniech to Discuss Revisions to DENVER’S INCLUSIONARY HOUSING POLICY.