Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions appointments

DENVER — Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Colorado Health Services Corps Advisory Council, Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission and the Stroke Advisory Board.

The Colorado Health Service Corps Advisory Council acts as the state advisory body of the Colorado Health Service Corps and reviews applications received from health care professionals to participate in the program, subject to available appropriations. The Colorado Health Service Corps is a state, federal, and private partnership that seeks to improve access to health care professionals by repaying the educational loans of providers who agree to practice in areas with a health professional shortage. The program emphasizes long-term retention of health professionals in underserved communities and seeks to increase health equity for all Coloradans.

Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions appointments

DENVER — Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Third Judicial District Judicial Nominating Commission and Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Advisory Council.

There is a judicial district nominating commission for each of Colorado’s 22 judicial districts that selects nominees for district and county judicial vacancies. Each district nominating commission is chaired by a justice of the Supreme Court, who is a non-voting member of the commission.

Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions appointments

DENVER — Friday, Aug. 5, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Child Protection Ombudsman Board, Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit, Commission on Family Medicine, Justice Assistance Grant Board, Colorado Racing Commission Securities Board, and Substance Abuse Trend and Response Task Force.

The Child Protection Ombudsman Board oversees decisions related to the Office of the Child Protection Ombudsman, including personnel decisions, accountability and consistency in operating policies and procedures, and fiscal oversight of the general operating budget.

140th Colorado Day Celebration Ceremony on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016

DENVER — Saturday, July 30, 2016 — Coloradans are invited to join Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne and other dignitaries at the 140th “Colorado Day” Celebration Ceremony.

The ceremony includes the tolling of the Colorado Liberty Bell, patriotic fanfare, the reading of the Presidential Proclamation from August 1st 1876, and more. To conclude the ceremony, a Howitzer Canon Salute will be provided by the Colorado National Guard - 38 rounds will be fired in honor of Colorado’s entrance in the Union as the 38th state. Admission is free.

Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions appointments

DENVER — Wednesday, July 27, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Pinnacol Assurance Board of Directors.

The Pinnacol Assurance Board of Directors enacts rules and regulations pertaining to the operation and administration of the Colorado Pinnacol Assurance Fund.

Effective August 31, 2016 for terms expiring January 1, 2021:

Gov. Hickenlooper announces Boards and Commissions appointments

DENVER — Tuesday, July 26, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Colorado Commission on the Aging, Early Childhood Leadership Commission, State Board of the Great Outdoors Colorado Trust Fund, Colorado Health Facilities Authority Board of Directors, Colorado Commission on Higher Education, State Historical Society Board of Directors and Parks and Wildlife Commission.

The Colorado Commission on the Aging conducts studies and encourages other organizations to study problems faced by the state’s elder people. The Commission works to promote and aid in the establishment of local programs and services for the aging and aged.

Lt. Gov. Lynne to begin statewide tour

DENVER — Monday, July 25, 2016 — Lt. Governor Donna Lynne today announced her statewide summer tour which focuses on the "customer experience," and how residents engage with government across many different services and locations in the state.

The tour supports Lynne’s efforts in her role as Chief Operating Officer to bring more efficiency and effectiveness to government. Members of Gov. John Hickenlooper's cabinet, senior staff and other officials will join the lieutenant governor throughout the tour.   

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