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Overnight full closure of I-70 at Colorado Boulevard Required Oct. 1 to set bridge beams

DENVER — As part of the Colorado Department of Transportation’s Central 70 Project, motorists should expect overnight full closures of eastbound and westbound Interstate 70 at Colorado Boulevard starting 10 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, through 5 a.m., Friday, Oct. 2. If work is not completed in one night, a second closure will be required from 10 p.m., Friday, Oct. 2, to 5 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 3. The northbound Colorado Boulevard on-ramp to westbound I-70 will also be closed both nights but all other ramps will remain open.  These closures willRead More


Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife in celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day

National Hunting and Fishing Day is celebrated on Sept. 26, honoring sportsmen and women for their work in conserving America’s natural resources.


EPA awards Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment grant funding to prevent pollution

The grant funding will be used to identify, develop, document, and share best practices for pollution prevention efforts.


Secretary of State Jena Griswold and Denver Broncos Team Up for a Special National Voter Registration Day Town Hall

DENVER, Colo- Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold is joining the Denver Broncos today for a public virtual town hall celebrating National Voter Registration Day.    “With Election Day in just 43 days, we’re in the fourth quarter and it’s important to make sure Coloradans are ready to make their voices heard,” said Secretary Griswold.  “I’m excited to partner with my favorite football team, the Denver Broncos, to discuss the importance of Coloradans registering and making a plan to vote.”      “Voting is a fundamental process in the democratic system,” BroncosRead More


“Leaf Peeping” season in Colorado is on; please peep responsibly

The official start of Autumn brings all of the excitement of Colorado’s leaf-peeping gold rush. Plan ahead to Care for Colorado, Leave No Trace and ensure you’re peeping responsibly.


Overwhelmed? Join our next Telephone Town Hall focusing on dealing with life during COVID-19

Join us Thursday, Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. for our next Telephone Town Hall focusing on dealing with life during COVID-19. Experts from AllHealth Network, Counseling & Psychiatry and the Aurora Mental Health Center will answer questions and provide helpful information for dealing with anxiety, fear, grief and other emotions to help you weather the storm.


Gov. Polis Extends Safer at Home Order, Takes Action in Response to COVID-19

Governor Jared Polis extended Executive Order in response to COVID-19. 


COLORADO ROCKIES ANNOUNCE AUCTION TO FUND THE FIRST ANNUAL JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP FOR A COLORADO STUDENT

Rockies players donate game-used equipment to be auctioned online


Denver Parks and Recreation partners with CSU to create a greener Denver

The Salazar Center will work closely with park planners and other City and County of Denver departments to identify, share and advance best practices for applying natural solutions, alongside a health equity lens, to reduce the impacts of global warming on the city’s most vulnerable neighborhoods.


Gov. Polis Takes Action on Statewide Fires

Due to multiple fires statewide and authorizing the use of the Colorado National Guard to support firefighting operations throughout the state.