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Oct 30, 2017
Partners of Denver’s first ever Social Impact Bond (SIB) to provide chronically homeless individuals with permanent housing and supportive services today released the results of the first independent evaluation and first subsequent payment to investors.
Oct 19, 2017
The Human Rights Campaign announced today that the City and County of Denver has earned its first perfect score on the LGBTQ civil rights organization’s 2017 Municipal Equality Index
Oct 10, 2017
Mayor Michael B. Hancock today joined The Trust for Public Land, National Recreation and Park Association, and Urban Land Institute in launching an historic “10-minute walk” parks advocacy campaign, establishing the ambitious goal that all Americans, and all residents of Denver should live within a 10-minute walk (or half-mile) of a high-quality park or green space.
Oct 10, 2017
Mediation between renters facing eviction and residential landlords, a landlord-tenant guide, and financial relief for residents experiencing a housing crisis are all part of the city’s comprehensive response to Denver’s increasing housing costs.
Oct 06, 2017
The City and County of Denver today launched the Vision Zero Action Plan, aimed at eliminating traffic deaths and serious injuries through a specific set of tactical actions and increased cross-departmental coordination.
Oct 04, 2017
Mayor Michael B. Hancock, in partnership with Lighthouse Writers Workshop and NEA Big Read, today announced DENVER TALKS, a citywide effort to bring the community together for safe discussions around race, justice and the award-winning book Citizen: An American Lyric by MacArthur Fellow Claudia Rankine.
Oct 03, 2017
Mayor Michael B. Hancock, Denver Parks and Recreation, Councilman Albus Brooks (Dist. 9), Downtown Denver Partnership, Riverfront Park Association, Civic Center Conservancy, and VISIT DENVER today celebrated the launch of The Outdoor Downtown Plan – the future of downtown Denver’s parks and public spaces.
Sep 30, 2017
Mayor Michael B. Hancock and the Office of Children’s Affairs recently announced the 2017 class of the MBK25 as part of the city’s local work on the national My Brother’s Keeper Initiative.
Sep 29, 2017
Mayor Michael B. Hancock and members of the Housing Advisory Committee today opened a 45-day public review of Denver’s new five-year housing policy, strategy and investment plan, Housing an Inclusive Denver.
Sep 20, 2017
Mayor Michael B. Hancock and members of his community commissions last night honored 10 individuals and organizations with the 2017 Mayor’s Diversity and Inclusion Awards at an event themed “Denver’s Commitment to Welcoming and Celebrating All,” hosted by the Denver Immigrant & Refugee Commission.