Skip navigation

Newsroom - 2020


 
Translate This Page

 

Results 41 - 50 of 68

Apr 13, 2020

City and County of Denver Provides Updates on COVID-19 Response

The City and County of Denver is expanding its efforts in providing greater physical distancing for people experiencing homelessness. Denver and area shelter providers are preparing to open an auxiliary shelter for women experiencing homelessness at the Denver Coliseum, scheduled to open later this week through the duration of the COVID-19 emergency.

Apr 10, 2020

Denver Implements Additional Property Tax Relief Efforts for Residents, Businesses

Mayor Michael B. Hancock is taking additional measures to provide property tax relief to business and residential property owners. Governor Jared Polis’ Executive Order #D 2020 031 authorizes county treasurers to extend the waiver of interest on late payment of property taxes through April 30, 2020. The action also allows property owners who had previously chosen to pay property taxes all at once to pay in installments.

Apr 9, 2020

Denver Implements Additional Business Tax Relief Efforts

Mayor Michael B. Hancock announced today that the 2020 Personal Property Declaration filing deadline will be extended from April 15, 2020 to June 15, 2020, as allowed by Governor Polis’ Executive Order (XO) #D 2020 022.

Apr 9, 2020

Lights Across Denver Honor Essential Workers, First Responders

Mayor Michael B. Hancock invites residents across Denver to join the City in showing support for first responders and essential workers with light displays. Mayor Hancock was joined by Councilwoman Kendra Black, and Police Chief Paul Pazen from safe distances to light Denver’s City and County Building in red and white as an expression of gratitude for all the first responders and medical personnel supporting the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apr 7, 2020

Denver Adds Hotel Rooms for People Experiencing Homelessness, Welcomes Assistance from Colorado National Guard

With assistance from the State and shelter/service providers, Denver is expanding its efforts in providing greater physical distancing for people experiencing homelessness. Today the city also welcomed assistance from the Colorado National Guard, which is deploying approximately 250 unarmed personnel to help with current sheltering efforts.

Apr 6, 2020

Denver Extends Stay at Home Order, City Continues Outreach and Enforcement

Effective immediately, Mayor Michael B. Hancock is extending the City and County of Denver’s Stay at Home Public Health Order until April 30, 2020. The city is also extending its ban on mass gatherings through April 30 and will begin posting its daily Emergency Operations Situational Report to denvergov.org.

Mar 27, 2020

Denver Aligns Stay at Home Order With State of Colorado

Effective immediately, the City and County of Denver has amended its Stay at Home directive by adopting the state’s latest Public Health Order in its entirety. This update aims to eliminate confusion in the community related to any differentiation between the two orders. Should the state issue revised, subsequent orders, they will be automatically adopted and applied to Denver’s order.

Mar 23, 2020

City's COVID-19 Response Update and Stay At Home Order

Mayor Michael B. Hancock announces a new Public Health Order with an explicit stay at home directive for the City and County of Denver that will go into effect at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24.

Mar 16, 2020

City and County of Denver COVID-19 Response Update

Denver – City and County of Denver’s response to COVID-19. The order also includes the closure of all restaurants and bars, except airport concessioners, to onsite seating, effective 8 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, for eight weeks until May 11.

Mar 13, 2020

Public Health Order Announced: City & County of Denver Closes Venues

With the announcement by Mayor Michael B. Hancock of a pending Public Health Order today, the City & County of Denver has canceled public events at certain venues owned and operated by the city beginning today, until April 12.