At the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission hearing on August 13, 2019, Josephina Hernandez from Commerce City testified that she supports a Zero Emission Vehicle mandate to improve air quality. Her 2-year-old granddaughter had to be hospitalized for respiratory problems she blames on car-related pollution. (Tamara Chuang, The Colorado Sun)

The fierce debate over Colorado’s new zero-emissions rules includes auto dealers who are meeting future standard

The proposed ZEV rules aren't a fix for Colorado's air-quality problems, officials say. If adopted, nearly 94% of new cars sold in 2030 could still be gas-powered vehicles.

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Coronavirus closures: Denver-area districts cancel in-person classes the rest of the school year

The announcements follow a decision by Gov. Jared Polis to close schools for in-person instruction until at least April 30.