A crack that emerged in the deck of the eastbound lanes of U.S. 36 on July 12, 2019, was declared a full-blown sink hole as the supporting earthen structure slowly collapsed into Westminster's Lower Church Ranch open space on July 15, 2019. The damage is northwest of a bridge over an active rail line near West 104th Avenue in Westminster. People walked from the nearby shopping center to look at the damage. (Doug Conarroe, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Who will pay to rebuild damaged U.S. 36 is unclear, but taxpayers may be stuck with some costs

The contract with the road's toll operator, Plenary Roads Denver, says the state may be responsible for any lost revenue

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As protests continue, Denver to start conversation about role of police in schools

School board members and Denver Public Schools Superintendent Susana Cordova would gather Friday morning “to announce the future of Denver Public Schools and the Denver Police Department.”

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Former Gov. John Hickenlooper tries to quash subpoena for hearing

Hickenlooper's U.S. Senate campaign claims the complaint is a partisan smear

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Colorado Democrats unveil sweeping police accountability bill in response to George Floyd’s death

The legislation is expected to be introduced as soon as Wednesday in the Colorado Senate and comes in response the death last week of George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis