“This has never been more important than now,” Hancock said in announcing the agreement. To the undocumented people living in the city, he said, “We've got your back.”
Mayor Michael Hancock announced a $2 billion plan to reduce commuter traffic, but it's unclear where the money is coming from.
The Democratic mayor talks to CPR News about his new approach to affordable housing and homelessness, and the changes he's seen in immigration enforcement in the city.
Denver teens worked with Brooklyn artist Sarah Gerard to interview people experiencing homelessness for a new multimedia exhibition at PlatteForum.
The city's newly announced affordable housing fund is one step to try to stop the displacement of longtime residents, but time is running out
The mayor's speech called for new affordable housing and homelessness initiatives.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Talks Train and City, Flobots Bring Community Voices To Album, Debut Novel 'Fat Girl,' On Women's Weight, Sassy Highway Signs
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock realizes a dream with launch of the airport train but faces issues including community-police relations and homelessness. Plus, hip hop group the Flobots includes community voices in its new album "NOENEMIES." And, Mona Awad's debut novel "13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl," explores women's weight issues. Then, citizens write sassy signs to discourage distracted driving.
Listen or read a transcript as the mayor talks about airport-related development, police-community relations, homelessness and more.
- Mayor Michael Hancock says improving the relation between police and the community is one of the main themes he heard during forums he held on race relations that began in late 2014.Read more
- On tap: An 18 percent boost to its transit system including 10 miles of new bike lanes and pedestrian crosswalk improvements.Read more