With the possibility of cuts to federal housing programs looming, a new approach to address homelessness and affordable housing in metro Denver starts to take shape.
Defense spending accounts for about 40 percent of Colorado Springs' economy. Mayor John Suthers addresses military spending as well as veteran homelessness and infrastructure.
The old military base on the Eastern Plains has had some early success since it re-opened as a rehab facility for the homeless a few years ago.
Denver teens worked with Brooklyn artist Sarah Gerard to interview people experiencing homelessness for a new multimedia exhibition at PlatteForum.
- More people are expected to turn to shelters as the weather gets colder.Read more
The city began aggressively enforcing its controversial urban camping ban earlier this year. It continued that trend again Tuesday.
Lawyer Jason Flores Williams will request a temporary restraining order and motion for preliminary injunction against the city's controversial urban camping ban.
- Construction on the project is slated to begin in 2017, with completion expected in mid-2018.Read more