Gov. Hickenlooper to announce economic development win and addition of 800 new jobs

DENVER — Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will be joined by Mayor Michael Hancock and business leaders in the energy industry to announce a major economic development win and up to 800 new jobs for Colorado.

Gov. Hickenlooper, Mayor Hancock, business leader to announce economic development win for Colorado.

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.

State Capitol, West Steps


Gov. Hickenlooper to deliver remarks at the Sand Creek Healing Run and Remembrance event

DENVER — Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will deliver remarks today at the 17th Annual Spiritual Run and Remembrance event commemorating the 151st anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre. He will also announce initiatives to help foster healing and write a new chapter in Colorado’s history.


TODAY - Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.


Colorado Capitol, West Steps, 200 E. Colfax Ave., Denver.

Gov. Hickenlooper presents first draft of Colorado’s Water Plan

DENVER — Tuesday, Dec. 9,  2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper tomorrow will present the first draft of Colorado's Water Plan. The plan, representing feedback from hundreds of stakeholders in both urban and rural communities and an array of industries and environmentalists, is the end result of the governor’s executive order issued in May of 2013.

WHERE:  West Foyer, State Capitol

WHEN:  Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.


Gov. Hickenlooper joins Colorado military for the lighting of the 2014 Tree of Honor

DENVER — Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 — Gov. Hickenlooper will join Maj. Gen. H. Michael Edwards, the Adjutant General of Colorado, and the Colorado National Guard today for the lighting of the 2014 Capitol Tree of Honor. The tree lighting ceremony honors all Colorado-based service members who have died in combat operations since Sept. 11, 2001.

Gov. Hickenlooper joins tribal representatives at Sand Creek Massacre remembrance ceremony

DENVER — Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join elders, representatives and descendants of the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes and other elected officials for a ceremony commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre.


Gov. Hickenlooper, tribal elders, representatives and descendants from Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes


Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
11:00 a.m.


West Steps, State Capitol



Many state offices closed on Thursday

DENVER — Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 — In observance of Thanksgiving, many state offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 27.

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 Thursday.

Most of Colorado’s state parks will be open but the visitor centers and administrative offices will be closed.  State troopers will be patrolling the highways and Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) maintenance crews will be working as necessary.