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Aug 02, 2018

Denver Releases Action Plan to Reduce Wasted Food and Feed More Residents

The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) recently released its Food Action Plan, a set of strategic projects to increase food equity in the city. The plan serves as an action-oriented companion piece to the Denver Food Vision, an aspirational view of advancing our food system in Denver.

Aug 02, 2018

Tossing Your Old Textiles is So Last Year – Recycle Them Instead!

According to national estimates, Americans generate nearly 16 million tons of textile waste each year (think clothes, sheets, towels, etc.), yet only 15% of that waste gets recycled.

Aug 02, 2018

Arts & Venues Releases Denver Music Advancement Fund

A combined $80,000 in grants is being made available as part of a long-term plan to build and maintain Denver’s music scene. The funds, called the Denver Music Advancement Fund, are being released as part of a new City-sponsored Denver Music Strategy.

Aug 02, 2018

Nominations Open for Mayor's Awards for Excellence in Arts and Culture

Denver Arts & Venues is accepting nominations for the Denver Mayor’s Awards for Excellence in Arts & Culture, and proposals for IMAGINE 2020 Fund grants now through Aug. 10.

Jul 31, 2018

Water main and service line replacement project on Holly Street and on 3rd Avenue

Work is ongoing on a Denver Water water main and service line replacement project on South Holly Street from 3rd Avenue to 4th Avenue.

Jul 31, 2018

New sidewalk inspections start soon in central Denver

Denver Public Works in coming weeks will begin ordering central Denver property owners to fix adjoining sidewalks that are crumbling, uneven or otherwise substandard.

Jul 31, 2018

Denver voters will decide whether to make the petition threshold for initiatives more predictable — and higher than it is now

A ballot question referred to Denver voters in November by the City Council aims to standardize the petition threshold for initiatives, but it also would have the immediate effect of raising the requirement.

Jul 31, 2018

Construction of the Central 70 Project begins this week

After years of planning, hundreds of hours of community input and several lawsuits aimed at stopping the Colorado Department of Transportation’s plan to lower and cover part of I-70 with a park, Denver’s first major freeway project in 15 years will begin this week.

Jul 31, 2018

New Denver police chief Paul Pazen wants the department to become more progressive

As new Denver Police Department Chief Paul Pazen makes his introductory speeches across the city, he throws out buzzwords to describe his policing philosophy. Innovation. Collaboration. Social harms. Precision policing.

Jul 30, 2018

Denver’s most popular Lyft destinations this summer include concert venues, bars

What are the hottest destinations in the Denver area this summer? Well, according to Lyft, the city has become a playground for sports fans and festival goers.

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