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Aug 8, 2019

Board Approves Noise Variance Request for Work on Central 70 Project

After a five–hour hearing, Denver’s Board of Public Health & Environment voted to extend a noise variance request by Kiewit Infrastructure Company for nighttime and weekend work on portions of the Central 70 Project running through Denver for another 12-months.

Jul 24, 2019

Notice of Venue Change for Noise Variance Request for Nighttime Work on I-70

Denver’s Board of Public Health & Environment has moved the location of a hearing for a noise variance request for nighttime work on the Central 70 Project. This request will now be heard at the Swansea Recreation Center at 2650 E. 49th Avenue on Thursday, August 8, at 5:30 p.m. The decision to move the location of the meeting to the impacted community was made by the Executive Director of the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE). The Central 70 Project is unprecedented in nature and the expected turnout for public comment during the hearing is high.

Jul 22, 2019

VF Corporation signs on as Presenting Sponsor of the 2019 Sustainable Denver Summit

Locally headquartered outdoor & activity-based lifestyle company makes strong values statement as presenting sponsor of Mayor Michael B. Hancock’s 2019 Sustainable Denver Summit

Jul 19, 2019

Slow Food Nations Provides Food for Thought This Weekend

Presentation on Food Waste in Denver Part of International Food Festival

Jul 15, 2019

Vision Zero PSA Campaign

University of Colorado Denver College of Arts & Media film class was selected to create Vision Zero Public Service Announcements (PSA’s) as part of their Winter 2019 semester long class project.

Jul 10, 2019

Denver Animal Protection Warns Residents About Dangers of Leaving Pets Unattended in Hot Vehicles

As temperatures across Denver hit close to 90 today, Denver Animal Protection (DAP) is reminding residents of the dangers of leaving pets unattended in hot vehicles.

Jul 3, 2019

Universal Herbs LLC Voluntarily Recalls Retail Marijuana Products Due to Presence of Yeast/Mold

A Denver marijuana business, Universal Herbs LLC, doing business as Universal Herbs, is voluntarily recalling retail marijuana due to presence of elevated yeast/mold levels.

Jun 18, 2019

Noise Variance Request for Nighttime Work on I-70 to be Heard in August

To allow for robust feedback from the community, the request for a noise variance for nighttime work on the Central 70 Project in Denver has been moved from July 11th to August 8th, 2019.

Jun 13, 2019

Noise Variance Request for Nighttime Work on I-70

Denver’s Board of Public Health & Environment has received a request from Kiewit Infrastructure Company for a variance to Denver’s Noise Ordinance (Chapter 36 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code) associated with planned nighttime work through 2022 on portions of I-70 that pass through Denver.

Jun 12, 2019

Bike Repair Kits - DDPHE Newsroom | City and County of Denver

Denver Department of Public Health & Environment, along with Denver Public Library, have teamed up to provide bicycle repair kits at all 26 libraries. And it won’t cost you a penny to fix a flat or reattach a slipped chain. All you need is a library card to check out the repair tools for up to two hours. If you don’t have a library card. No sweat. Staff can get you signed up instantly.

 
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720.865.5427
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