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Jun 10, 2018

Mayors Form First-of-its-Kind Coalition to Push for Marijuana Regulation Reform in Congress

With an increasing amount of states and local governments taking their first steps into the new frontier of legalized marijuana, governments need Federal marijuana regulatory reforms in order to safely and thoughtfully implement the will of their voters.

Jun 07, 2018

Denver Heats Up with Summer Opportunities for Youth to Eat Healthy, Learn, Play and Work

Summer is here, and the City and County of Denver wants to ensure families are informed about opportunities available for children and youth to remain healthy, safe, engaged in the community and continue to learn while school is out.

May 25, 2018

Mayor Hancock Names Eric Williams, Former FBI Agent and U.S. Navy Veteran, as Deputy Director of the Department of Public Safety

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced the appointment of Eric Williams as Denver’s new Deputy Director of the Department of Public Safety.

May 25, 2018

Denver City Government Closed Monday, May 28

Most City and County of Denver offices will be closed Monday, May 28 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday

May 22, 2018

First List of Community-Supported Neighborhood Investments Move Forward

The first investments into Denver’s neighborhoods proposed by Mayor Michael B. Hancock as part of the 2017 General Obligation Bond (GO Bond) received final approval from City Council last night.

May 18, 2018

Mayor Hancock Names Britta Fisher as Chief Housing Officer

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced the appointment of Britta Fisher as Chief Housing Officer for the Denver Office of Economic Development (OED).

May 17, 2018

Dates and Locations Set for Police Chief Search Community Meetings

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced the dates and locations for four community meetings the city will host to gather community feedback on what residents expect of Denver’s next Police Chief.

May 10, 2018

Application Process for Denver’s Next Police Chief Launched, Mayor Hancock Appoints Search Committee

Mayor Michael B. Hancock today announced the launch of the application process for Denver’s next Police Chief and the appointment of 14 community leaders to a Police Chief Search Committee that will identify candidates.

May 03, 2018

Mayor’s Office of the National Western Center Begins Journey to Creating Net-Zero Energy Campus

The Mayor’s Office of the National Western Center (NWCO) today announced the establishment of aggressive climate and energy conservation goals through a newly released Request for Qualifications (RFQ).

May 01, 2018

City Readies for First Projects of the 2017 GO Bond

Mayor Michael B. Hancock has readied the first investments into Denver’s neighborhoods as part of the 2017 General Obligation Bond (GO Bond), which was overwhelmingly approved by voters in November. From more bike lanes and improved roads and bridges to park enhancements and major construction of cultural facilities and Denver Health, the list of initial projects, amounting to $193 million, delivers on high priority projects that are ready to get going.