DENVER — Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Conservation Easement Oversight Commission, Urban Drainage and Flood Control District Board of Directors
DENVER — Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today that Kathy Green, communications director, will be transitioning out of the administration to return to consulting.
DENVER — Friday, Jan. 6 , 2017 — Online voting starts today to choose the book that every 4-year-old in the state will be reading this spring, along with a little help from parents, siblings, friends and family. Coloradans can visit onebook4colorado.org to cast their vote for one of the three finalists: What Will We Build Today? by Katherine Durgin-Bruce, Worms for Lunch? by Leonid Gore, and Mouse Mess by Linnea Riley.
DENVER — Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today that Andrew Freedman, Director of Marijuana Coordination, will be transitioning out of the administration. Freedman will be launching a consulting firm, Freedman & Koski, LLC which specializes in advising state and local governments on how to best implement marijuana legalization.
DENVER — Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced the appointment of Jeff Ackermann and Wendy Moser to the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC), part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA). Ackermann will serve as chairman of the PUC. Both appointments are effective Jan. 9, 2017.
DENVER — Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced the appointment of Craig R. Welling to serve as a judge for the Colorado Court of Appeals. He will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Gale Miller.
DENVER — Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 — In observance of New Year’s Day, many state offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017.
State driver’s license offices, the Department of Public Health and Environment’s vital records office and executive branch departments will be among the facilities closed Monday.
DENVER — Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Tomee Crespin as district court judge for the 17th Judicial District (Adams and Broomfield counties). She will fill a vacancy created by the non-retention of the Honorable Jill-Ellyn Straus.
DENVER — Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today signed into law Amendment 71, a measure relating to requirements for constitutional amendments.
DENVER — Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today signed into law Proposition 107, a measure relating to presidential primary elections, and Proposition 108, a measure relating to unaffiliated voter participation in primary elections.