Examples of painted power boxes

Colfax BID Call for Artists – 2021 Power Box Art

May 13, 2021
The Colfax Ave Business Improvement District (BID) is seeking artists to showcase their work to thousands of people that pass our 17 power boxes each day throughout the corridor (yep, we’ve added two new boxes this year!).  Last year, in…
Photo of STAR van with 2 STAR members in front

Denver Opens 46-Bed Solutions Center to Help People in Crisis

May 13, 2021
Denver and the Mental Health Center of Denver today opened a new crisis-stabilization center that will significantly enhance support for people going through behavioral-health emergencies, including people experiencing homelessness.

Denver Fire Department Young Adult Career Exploration Camps

May 4, 2021
The Denver Fire Department is pleased to announce that the 2021 Denver Fire Department Young Adult Career Exploration Camps will be taking place this July. The Camps are free to participants and are structured for youth grades 4th thru 12th. For registration and waiver forms, contact Capt. Greg Pixley at 303-503-7490 or greg.pixley@denvergov.org.
Washington Park flower beds and walking trail

Changes to waste collection in several Denver parks

April 29, 2021
This summer, Denver Parks and Recreation will expand its new waste collection and removal program in 3 city parks, including two in D10, Cheesman Park and Congress Park.
Denver skyline on a sunny summer day, facing east. Green deciduous trees make up the foreground.

City closes on $274M revenue bond issuance, fast-tracking construction jobs and small business opportunities

April 28, 2021
Voter-approved funds support build-out of phases 1 and 2 of the National Western Center campus and the Colorado Convention Center Expansion
Outside of the Sie Welcome Center at the Martin Building of the Denver Art Museum

Denver Art Museum to unveil reimagined campus Oct. 24

April 27, 2021
Machado Silvetti and Fentress Architects’ transformational design to welcome visitors to unified campus, reinstalled galleries and new creative spaces this October.

Denver Workforce Services launches youth summer job program

April 23, 2021
On Monday, April 19, Mayor Michael B. Hancock shared an open letter with Denver area employers inviting them to participate in the City’s youth summer employment program. Read the Mayor’s letter and register to participate today!
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Denver looks to developers to help forward its transportation goals and expand mobility options

April 21, 2021
On Monday, 4/19, the Denver City Council approved a measure put forth by Denver DOTI requiring new developments to implement measures known as Transportation Demand Management (TDM) strategies that expand people’s travel options and create attractive alternatives to driving.
Man receiving a COVID-19 vaccine at a mobile drive-thru clinic.

National Jewish Health vaccine clinic – TOMORROW 4/21

April 20, 2021
Schedule a vaccine appointment NOW and get the Pfizer vaccine at National Jewish Health on Wednesday, April 21, for those 16 and older (those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian). Appointments are required. https://registration.njhealth.org/appointments/vaccine
A person attempts to brush snow off the hanging tree branches after a late spring snow.

Spring snow can damage trees

April 16, 2021
Denver Parks and Recreation share tips to safely remove snow and manage fallen trees and branches caused by the recent snow fall.