Between constant attacks from people like Candi CdeBaca and Steffan Tubbs, Mayor Michael Hancock has dealt with a pandemic and protests with aplomb
Downtown Denver’s hotel industry is struggling. Is it because people don’t want to be in the city center?By Tamara Chuang Business Primary category in which blog post is published
Denver, facing unprecedented homelessness, moves ahead on family-size affordable housing with 3 new projectsBy Jennifer Brown Growth Primary category in which blog post is published
Encampment near Capitol cleared out days after governor invites cleanup, troopers get OK to enforce Denver ordinancesBy Jesse Paul Health Primary category in which blog post is published
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.
Public health officials are trying to find a common thread among the four cases identified so far in Colorado. They occurred months apart, and the patients appear to have no connection other than having been homeless in the Denver area.
For some living on the streets, avoiding shelters is “common sense” as CDC says displacing people risks spreading infections further in communities
Unsheltered and expecting: A southwest Colorado couple could lose their children if they don’t find housing
Living at Purple Cliffs near Durango has kept them safe from coronavirus, but without running water, the county-sanctioned encampment isn't shelter enough to satisfy agencies charged with protecting children.
Coronavirus amplified concerns about the conditions inside homeless shelters. For some living in their cars, a safe place to park could be a vital stop-gap.
State lawmakers, Denver council members urge governor to do more to help homeless through coronavirus
Eighteen lawmakers and a handful of other elected officials on Saturday sent Gov. Jared Polis a letter to mobilize the National Guard to help and dramatically increase available motel and hotel spaces for people to self-isolate/quarantine