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Stormwater fees headed for November ballot in Colorado Springs

Stormwater fees headed for November ballot in Colorado Springs

After months of debates, arguments and unanswered questions, the Colorado Springs City Council voted Tuesday to cement a set of proposed stormwater fees onto El Paso County’s November ballot.

Denver Mayor Hancock’s office slows down planning for new office to vet private partnership deals

Denver Mayor Hancock’s office slows down planning for new office to vet private partnership deals

A Denver City Council panel on Tuesday again delayed consideration of a contract request related to the creation of a city office that would vet public-private partnerships that often stretch decades and involve some private control over projects.

Aurora City Council pushes to condemn Park County property for construction of giant reservoir

Aurora City Council pushes to condemn Park County property for construction of giant reservoir

The owners of three small parcels of land in Park County — and their desire to hang on to those properties — could complicate efforts by Aurora to build a reservoir that would help the city shore up its future growth plans for the next 50 years.

Denver City Council approves groundwork for Emily Griffith project subsidy

Denver City Council approves groundwork for Emily Griffith project subsidy

Denver has laid the groundwork to kick in tax money as part of the redevelopment of downtown’s former Emily Griffith Opportunity School block.

Here’s how Denver city agencies sped up service, reduced wait times and saved taxpayers money

Here’s how Denver city agencies sped up service, reduced wait times and saved taxpayers money

A Denver program charged with overseeing the painstaking work of speeding up government service has notched real gains in its first five years, with several city offices demonstrating improvement.

Here’s how Denver city agencies sped up service, reduced wait times and saved taxpayers money

Here’s how Denver city agencies sped up service, reduced wait times and saved taxpayers money

A Denver program charged with overseeing the painstaking work of speeding up government service has notched real gains in its first five years, with several city offices demonstrating improvement.

Dillon Town Council clears way for controversial five-story condo

Dillon Town Council clears way for controversial five-story condo

The Dillon Town Council unanimously cleared the way for a five-story condominium building in downtown Dillon on Tuesday night amid the objections of many in the packed council chambers, who argued the building would be too big and even threatened a class-action lawsuit.

Dillon Town Council clears way for controversial five-story condo

Dillon Town Council clears way for controversial five-story condo

The Dillon Town Council unanimously cleared the way for a five-story condominium building in downtown Dillon on Tuesday night amid the objections of many in the packed council chambers, who argued the building would be too big and even threatened a class-action lawsuit.

White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

A White House advisory council on infrastructure Thursday became the latest casualty of the pique of business leaders over President Donald Trump’s response to the hate-fueled violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

A White House advisory council on infrastructure Thursday became the latest casualty of the pique of business leaders over President Donald Trump’s response to the hate-fueled violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.