The West blowouts helped kick-start what became known as El Movimiento, the Chicano Movement.
The Denver metro's unsheltered homeless population has grown nearly 60 percent over the last five years, to around 1,300 individuals.
Colorado journalists across the state found instances of government corruption, unenforced laws and more using public records.
A death certificate shows that Vincent died of cardiac arrest on Feb. 10, 2019, in an Asheville, North Carolina, hospital.
An estimated 5,000 gathered in Denver's Civic Center Park as Michael Hancock, Wellington Webb and others offered endorsements.
When the program started as a pilot project in 2008, Denver found that around 50 percent of the trash being sent to the landfill was compostable. Last year the city diverted 9,000 tons of waste from methane-producing landfills to compost.
Similar programs have popped up around the country.
City officials will now give written notice of sweeps and clean-ups in advance, when possible.
Teachers now see their “collective power” as something they can use to shape the path Denver Public Schools takes in the years to come.