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Jun 13, 2018
A new eviction legal defense pilot aimed at helping Denver residents stay in their homes opened its doors to clients today. The free legal help, provided by Colorado Legal Services and other legal providers, has two goals — help those facing eviction stay housed or reduce the barriers for evicted tenants to find future housing.
May 22, 2018
Kniech said she thinks these marginalized communities deserve and need investment, but that she doesn’t believe that investment has to come at the cost of their staying in the area.
May 21, 2018
A $1 million extension of the City of Denver’s pilot program which has assisted 486 low-income households with rent hikes, past-due utility bills and many other housing crises was approved by City Council on Monday night.
May 15, 2018
The new “Amazon Tax” will fund affordable housing and homeless services in Seattle, a city whose economic boom, driven in no small part by Amazon, has priced many residents out of the area and forced some onto the streets.
May 14, 2018
The Task Force's proposed draft outlines a complex set of alternatives geared toward reducing buildings’ greenhouse gas emissions, energy use and heat absorption. Not only would these alternatives reduce costs, they potentially would have a greater impact than the original ordinance.
Apr 25, 2018
The Denver City Council voted unanimously to rezone about 100 properties around 25th and Glenarm, a change that will limit the area’s redevelopment and preserve its character.
Apr 25, 2018
Organized by Buffalo Exchange, Denver City Council members Jolon Clark and Robin Kniech and the Baker-Broadway Merchant Association, the rainbow crosswalk will join many others in the nation in support of the LGBTQIA+ community.
Apr 19, 2018
Kniech, an at-large council member, pointed out several uncertainties in the new proposal, including the committment to transfer $7 million more per year from the city's budget to the affordable housing fund.
Apr 16, 2018
Mayor Michael B. Hancock today released a proposed framework that partners with the Denver Housing Authority (DHA) to double the Affordable Housing Fund annually – from $15 million to $30 million – and generate a new estimated $105 million funding surge for affordable housing in the next five years.
Apr 02, 2018
A new affordable housing complex is coming to Denver. On Monday, the city is breaking ground on the new East Range Crossing apartment complex.
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