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Oct 29, 2018

Denver Wins $1 Million in Bloomberg Philanthropies U.S. Mayors Challenge

Michael R. Bloomberg today announced Denver as a winner of Bloomberg Philanthropies U.S. Mayors Challenge, a yearlong competition that challenged city leaders to uncover and test bold, inventive ideas to confront the toughest problems faced by cities today.

Oct 28, 2018

Mayor Hancock to Attend Vigil Tonight at Temple Emanuel to Remember Those Lost at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh

Mayor Michael B. Hancock and members of the Hancock Administration will join the Denver community for the vigil tonight at Temple Emanuel to honor the memory of those lives lost yesterday at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, as well as to stand in solidarity with Denver’s Jewish community and those across the country in the face of intolerance.

Oct 28, 2018

Mayor Hancock Joins Denver Interfaith Community Vigil to Honor and Remember Tree of Life Synagogue Victims

Mayor Michael B. Hancock took part in a powerful community solidarity vigil at Temple Emanuel this evening to honor the 11 people killed in The Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh yesterday.

Oct 27, 2018

Mayor Hancock Statement on Mass Shooting this Morning at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today released the following statement calling for unity and rejecting hate an intolerance following this morning’s mass shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh

Oct 25, 2018

Denver, Transportation Solutions, Cherry Creek Business Community & Chariot Pilot New On-Demand Shuttle Service

Mayor Michael B. Hancock, members of Denver City Council and leaders from Denver’s transportation and business communities came together today to launch a new on-demand shuttle service that will provide a convenient new option for people commuting in and around the Cherry Creek, Capitol Hill and Civic Center neighborhoods.

Oct 24, 2018

Department of Public Safety Launches Denver Opportunity Index

Today, Mayor Michael B. Hancock and Executive Director of Public Safety Troy Riggs launched the Denver Opportunity Index (DOI), a philosophical shift in public safety service delivery focused on identifying opportunities for strategic collaboration that will help improve residents’ quality of life, thereby enhancing public safety for everyone in Denver.

Oct 24, 2018

Mayor Hancock’s Equity Platform Expands with Denver Opportunity Index in Public Safety

With the release today of the Denver Opportunity Index by the Department of Public Safety, Mayor Michael B. Hancock’s Equity Platform to take an even stronger role in connecting people to opportunity is expanding into addressing the safety needs of residents and neighborhoods in a more progressive, thoughtful and supportive way.

Oct 17, 2018

Kent Rice to Step Down After Eight Years Leading Denver Arts & Venues

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced that Kent Rice, Executive Director of Denver Arts & Venues, will be retiring at the end of the year.

Oct 16, 2018

Mayor Hancock and Partners Announce $377,000 in Grants from Denver Immigrant Legal Services Fund

Mayor Michael B. Hancock, The Denver Foundation and the Vera Institute today announced the first $377,000 in grants from the Denver Immigrant Legal Services Fund.

Oct 12, 2018

Denver Awarded its FY17 JAG Funding Following Legal Showdown with Department of Justice

The City and County of Denver has been awarded its Fiscal Year 2017 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) funding, following its withholding for more than a year