As wildfire smoke hangs over Colorado, state’s air quality board inches toward plan to reduce haze

A 90-degree haze of wildfire smoke and other pollutants hung over Colorado’s mountain valleys and cities Thursday, increasingly beyond the control of state government officials, who inched forward in their efforts to make improvements to future…

Denver Commission on Aging Meeting - August 20th, 2020

Subjects covered: Denver Connect paid through DRCOG is still covering funds for transportation of elderly. Transition from Senior Resource to Via Mobility Services is slow going--trouble hiring. Transportation from a neighborhood to a bus line…

Does affordable housing end at the sidewalk? A west Denver project is figuring that out.

A west Denver community group has been navigating the challenges of building granny flats, add-ons to homes that add density and an additional housing option.

Introducing the Division of Disability Rights' new ADA Project Manager!

As many of you are aware, the Division of Disability Rights has been growing to fulfill the City’s obligations related to accessibility. It is my pleasure to introduce our newest team member, ADA Project Manager, Marcus Appleby! Marcus…

Transportation Solutions Arapahoe County (TSAC) - August 20th, 2020

Transportation Solutions Arapahoe County (TSAC) began with a presentation by Ashley Doty of DRMAC  about the development of the Getting There smartphone app. Linda Haley from Arapahoe County also gave a presentation about Arapahoe County Council…

ACPD Report - August 20th, 2020

The first activity of the group was awards to RTD heroes. There were some great stories of kind and noble things that drivers had done. Director Kate Williams and RTD Corporate Council Melanie Snyder were introduced to the group as new members.…

RTD GM/CEO finalists present their visions for agency (feedback survey link included)

Public can review video presentations, provide feedback today through Sunday Take the 2020 RTD GM/CEO Finalist Survey DENVER (Aug. 19, 2020) – Video presentations from all three finalists being considered for the Regional Transportation…

August 20th - New guidance for protecting migrant workers during the coronavirus pandemic

Migrant workers are a crucial part of the global workforce, accounting for 3.5 per cent of the world’s population, according to IOM. Worldwide, micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprises, rely on them, including sectors providing essential…