Roughly 35 percent of state legislative contests in the United States are uncontested each year. Is that good for democracy?
Voters go to the polls next Tuesday to consider issues facing Colorado's cities and counties.
While many eyes will again be on the high profile school board race in Douglas County, there are similar stakes in Denver and Aurora.
The 2017 race could mean big changes for DougCo's long fought over voucher program that’s been tied up in litigation.
If Denver voters pass a ballot initiative this election big, new buildings would have to be topped with plants, solar panels or both.
The school district’s per pupil funding, at $7,500, is among the state’s lowest, ranked 171 of 178 districts. The average age of a school is 44 years.
Denver’s need for things like new roads, parks, transportation options and police stations is giving way to what would be the largest bond in the city’s history.