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Aug 28, 2017

Murphy Robinson Named Executive Director of General Services

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today named Murphy Robinson as the next Executive Director of the Department of General Services for the City and County of Denver. As Executive Director, a cabinet-level position, Robinson will oversee the management of city facilities, building energy efficiency strategic initiatives and procurement of goods and/or related services for city agencies.

Aug 28, 2017

Traffic Advisory for North Bound I-25 and I-70

Beginning Tuesday, August 29, nighttime single lane ramp closures from northbound I-25 to I-70 can be expected from 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. These closures will alternate between the right and left lanes.

Aug 24, 2017

More than 15,000 People Visited the Square on 21st

After a successful summer that saw more than 15,000 visitors come to the Square on 21st, a pop-up park between Larimer and Lawrence Streets, traffic will return to the downtown block this weekend. The park, a collaboration between the City and County of Denver and the Downtown Denver Partnership, showcased how underused public right-of-way can be activated and transformed, and it provided a park-like public space in a neighborhood that lacks these types of spaces.

Aug 23, 2017

What To Do with Those Eclipse Glasses

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science, located at 2001 Colorado Blvd., will be collecting eclipse glasses through Sept. 30. The glasses will be sent to Astronomers Without Borders and redistributed to school children in Asia and South America for the 2019 solar eclipses.

Aug 22, 2017

Denver Arts & Venues Calls for Local Artists to Participate in Art Drop Day Denver

Denver Arts & Venues calls for local artists to delight and surprise Denver residents, and create positive connections through art by committing to participate in World Art Drop Day Tuesday, Sept. 5.

Aug 17, 2017

Denver Animal Shelter to Host Clear the Shelters Event on August 19th

Denver Animal Shelter (DAS) is partnering with Telemundo Denver to host Clear the Shelters on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. This “name your own adoption fee” event is one of hundreds of local adoption events taking place across the country as part of the annual promotion. Each event aims to place all stray, abandoned, lost, and homeless pets in safe and loving homes.

Aug 17, 2017

Council Members Lopez and Kniech & Mayor Hancock Announce New DEnver Public Safety Enforcement Priorities Ordinance

Mayor Michael B. Hancock and City Council Members Paul López and Robin Kniech announced a new proposed ordinance that will protect the valuable contributions of immigrants and refugees to our community.

Aug 15, 2017

Bond Package to Repair and Improve Denver Infrastructure

Denver City Council last night, unanimously approved the referral of seven 2017 General Obligation bond (GO bond) measures to the November ballot.

Aug 15, 2017

New Electric Vehicle Study Shows Expanded Charging Stations Key to Improving Air Quality

Denver’s Department of Environmental Health today released the findings of a new study the city recently commissioned to measure the health and environmental benefits of electric vehicles (EV), and provide recommendations to guide the acceleration of the growing EV market in Denver.

Aug 10, 2017

The 5280 Loop: Linking neighborhoods, rethinking the way people get around Denver

The proposed urban path would tap underutilized streets across the city for a new bike and pedestrian friendly passageway stretching 5.280 miles. The path would be unique to Denver.