Entries by Carol Buchanan

The Denver Streets Partnership – October 2, 2020

The Denver Streets Partnership met on October 2, 2020. The following topics were discussed: Depave – Jaime Lewis Article presented about unused or damaged pavement being removed This pavement is unnecessary and removal prevents contaminants getting into water system Needs a lot more research done – Jaime will do more research and bring it back […]

Denver Commission on Aging – September 17, 2020

The Denver Commission on Aging met virtually on September 17. Olga Garcia with Denver Connect reported on an upcoming event Saturday, 9/19 10am-2pm at the Denver Indian Center. The event includes COVID testing, and Denver Connect will be onsite for older adults looking for employment and resources. She also mentioned an event at the Center […]

Boulder Local Coordinating Council (LCC) – September 14, 2020

Location: Microsoft Teams Meeting (virtual) Meets every month 2:00pm-4:00pm. Even months in Longmont. Odd months in Boulder. Mission – Overcome transportation gaps in the community, Multi-modal education Menti questions-Which populations does your organization serve in Boulder and surrounding areas? Boulder LCC Priorities Understand Medicaid transportation better Ride Free Longmont and now Ride Free Lafayette Address gaps […]

Via Monday Morning Cup – September 14, 2020

The Via Monday Morning Cup met via Zoom from 10am-11am. The meeting started with introductions of attendees. Ashley Doty, Program Manager at DRMAC, gave a presentation on DRMAC’s Getting There App for the group. She gave an overview of the app and the app design. Then she gave an overview of how the app works […]

Denver Local Coordinating Council (DCLCC) – September 16, 2020

The Denver Local Coordinating Council (DCLCC) met on Wednesday, September 16th. Leaders recapped work done in the August meeting on the LCC’s project to make transit the desirable option for youth in Sun Valley. Attendees then broke into project subcommittees on Marketing and Outreach, Data Analysis, and Safety and Security to further expand on action […]

RTD Accountability Committee – September 14, 2020

The RTD Accountability Committee met and discussed contracting with an on-call consulting firm to support the work of the committee. DRCOG staff concurred with a review panel’s recommendation to contract with North Highland. This recommendation was based on North Highland’s qualifications and varied experience, including relevant public sector work on equity and human resource issues […]

Inter-Neighborhood Cooperation (INC) Transportation Committee – September 10th, 2020

The INC Transportation Committee met on September 10th from 6:30pm-8:00pm. CALC gave a quick presentation of their upcoming 3rd Annual Denver Streets for People Summit, Sept 16-19th. It will be a four-day conference that will explore opportunities and resources, consider best practices from around the world, and engage decision-makers, implementers, and each other towards action that encourages […]