Half of state employees don’t think equity, diversity and inclusion are prioritized. Here’s how Colorado is responding.
Gov. Jared Polis on Thursday signed an executive order directing state agencies to create and implement policies that prioritize and educate around building a more reflective workforce. The hope is that the private sector will follow.
Denver gives state troopers ability to enforce city laws around Capitol, governor’s mansion at Polis’ request
The move gives the Colorado State Patrol more leeway to stop graffiti and address encampments on state-owned land in Denver. It comes as a growing number of people camp out near state-owned buildings.
Jared Polis doesn’t live at the governor’s mansion, but his top advisers get to stay rent-free
The private living areas at the residence still need $550,000 in renovations to upgrade them to modern standards for the first family, report says
Jared Polis won’t move to governor’s mansion, will remain at his home in Boulder
The governor-elect would be the first in Colorado since 1960 not to live at the Boettcher mansion at least for part of his term