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Denver Public Restrooms

The City and County of Denver is working with stakeholder groups in Central Denver to address a growing need for publicly-accessible restrooms and to evaluate options for providing restrooms in high-use, high traffic locations. Accessible public restrooms can benefit public health and the environment, and can even enhance people’s mobility options.

Pilot Project - Current Locations

Denver is taking a three-tiered approach as part of its public restroom pilot initiative:

  • Tier 1: Activate existing public restroom facilities in downtown and surrounding neighborhoods and parks
  • Tier 2: Evaluate locations for a pilot program utilizing mobile restroom facilities
  • Tier 3: Determine best location for possible placement of a fixed, permanent restroom facility

Public Buildings

McNichols Building

  • Open Daily: 10am–6pm

Central Library

  • Sunday, 1–5pm
  • Monday, 10am–8pm
  • Tuesday, 10am–8pm
  • Wednesday, 10am–6pm
  • Thursday, 10am–6pm
  • Friday, 10am–6pm
  • Saturday, 9am–5pm  

The Capitol

  • Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:00pm
    Basement floor; all visitors must go through security

City and County Building

  • Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:00pm
    First floor; all visitors must go through security

Webb Building

  • Monday-Friday, 7:00am-5:00pm
    First floor; all visitors must go through security

Mobile Facilities

Colfax and Downing

Open daily, July 1–31
10am – 10pm

August 1–31 at Colfax and Park Ave
September 1–30 at Colfax and Williams 

Downtown mobile unit
Regular rollouts downtown

Saturday: 10am to midnight
Sunday: 10am to 9pm
Monday-Thursday: 6am to 6pm
Friday: 10am to midnight

  • 7/15 through 8/11 — 16th and Welton
  • 8/12 through 9/8 — 16th and Tremont

Park Facilities

Skyline Park

  • Open daily: 10am-6pm

Commons Park

  • Open daily: 10am-6pm