Keyword: Denver City Council
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Oppose Measure 2F: it’s a step backward for affordable housing options

Your next ballot will arrive soon with more than a dozen measures for you to decide on, some with hidden consequences to our city and residents. Three of these measures — 2F, 303 and 304 were … more

Residents to vote on five bond packages

Denver City Council recently approved referring five General Obligation Bond packages to the voters. The proposals ask voters to invest in economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The packages … more

Upcoming events this summer and fall

Happy summer Denverites! After taking last year off, Denver Days is happening this year and runs through Aug. 8. Denver Days is a great way to reconnect with your neighbors by attending or hosting a … more

Addressing residents’ three main concerns

This July will mark two years that I have had the honor of representing the people of District 5 on the Denver City Council. I decided to run for office to bring the voice of the people back to city … more

Celebrating liberation

As I write this column, we are celebrating Juneteenth in its first year as a federal holiday. More than a century and a half after it was first celebrated in Texas, we finally have national … more

Mitigating climate change locally

As Coloradans live through summers that climate experts confirm are indeed hotter and drier than the past, we are reminded of the urgency of mitigating climate change by reducing the greenhouse gas … more

‘Let’s keep working together’

Are we moving too quickly? De-masking and gathering in ever-larger groups too soon? Too soon for comfort for many. Too soon for science? Only time will tell. But without question, the times are … more

Addressing food insecurity in Denver

A typical Colorado Spring is finally here. Fresh vegetables will soon be emerging from the soil in community gardens across Denver. These community farms are long-term investments in neighborhoods, … more

A building that stands out in the city landscape

Brutalist architecture, though popular in the 1960s and 1970s, isn’t necessarily everybody’s favorite style of architecture today. But there is one Brutalist building in particular in the Speer … more

Making our corner of Denver welcoming, inclusive and compassionate

Spring is a time of great hope and new beginnings. I am hopeful that this spring will usher in a fresh new start for our city and the world. Denverites are looking forward to being with friends and … more
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