DENVER — Monday, June 6, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced the appointment of Bob Randall as the executive director of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources. Randall has served as the interim director of the department since February 2016.
DENVER — Saturday, June 4, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today joined former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, Rep. Ed Perlmutter, U.S. Fish and Wildlife director Dan Ashe, Shari Schaftlein of the U.S. Department of Transportation and other officials to celebrate National Trails Day by opening a significant new stretch of the Rocky Mountain Greenway.
DENVER — Friday, June 3, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Kelly LaFave and Michael Roche to serve as county court judges in Arapahoe County, which is in the 18th Judicial District. The vacancies are a result of the retirements of the Honorable Dana E. Murray and the Honorable Christine Chauche.
DENVER — Thursday, June 2, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today vetoed House Bill 16-1231, “Concerning the Limited Use of Automated Vehicle Identification Systems Designed to Detect Disobedience to a Traffic Signal.”
DENVER — Wednesday, June 1, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper signed these bills into law today.
HB 16-1187, Sales & Use Tax Exemption Retirement Community Food, concerning a sales and use tax exemption for meals provided in certain retirement communities.
DENVER — Thursday, May 12, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today issued the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a finalized rule to limit methane emissions from new and modified oil and gas facilities.
DENVER — Thursday, May 12, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper and Chief Justice Nancy Rice today officiated the swearing-in of Donna Lynne as Colorado’s 49th lieutenant governor. Lynne was nominated by Hickenlooper in March and confirmed by the General Assembly last week. She will serve in a dual role at lieutenant governor and chief operating officer.
DENVER — Tuesday, May 3, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today signed HB16-1405 “2016-17 Long Appropriations Bill” into law.