Governor Polis Gets Flu Shot, Encourages All Coloradans to Get Vaccinated
In June, Gov. Polis sent a letter to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) requesting assistance in ensuring Colorado is prepared to respond during flu season, and can prevent the combined impact of flu and COVID-19 from overwhelming the health care system.
Evacuation of Lory State Park ordered due to the Cameron Peak Fire
Cameron Peak Fire officials have ordered mandatory evacuations for Redstone Canyon, Buckhorn Road and Stove Prairie that is just west of the state park. Additionally, the adjacent Horsetooth Mountain Park has been closed by Larimer County.
CPW warns of mountain lion activity at Deer Creek Canyon Park
On the evening of Sept. 24, multiple hikers reported to a trail volunteer that they encountered a lion on the Red Mesa Loop trail. On Friday, Oct. 9, a cyclist encountered a lion and was unable to scare it away for approximately 25 minutes as it followed her down the trail.
Colorado Energy Office and Bicycle Colorado team up to launch electric bikes pilot program for low-income essential workers
Northeast Transportation Connections, a transportation management agency in Northeast Denver, provided outreach support to community members, and the bikes were ordered, built and distributed by SloHi Bikes on Colfax Avenue.