Gov. Hickenlooper, Secretary Jewell, Senator Bennet announce major development regarding Roan Plateau

DENVER — Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, Senator Michael Bennet, Director of the Bureau of Land Management Neil Kornze and other elected officials for an announcement surrounding the Roan Plateau.


Gov. Hickenlooper, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, Sen. Michael Bennet, Director of the Bureau of Land Management Neil Kornze, other officials and local county commissioners as well as representatives from conservation and energy communities


Many state offices closed on Tuesday

DENVER — Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 — In observance of Veterans Day, many state offices will be closed on Tuesday, Nov. 11.

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 Tuesday.

History Colorado and most of Colorado’s state parks will be open but administrative offices will be closed. 

Gov. Hickenlooper to attend grand opening of I-25 expansion

DENVER — Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join local elected officials and members of the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) to celebrate the completion of the I-25 expansion project on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. The interstate has been under construction to widen a stretch of highway between Monument and Colorado Springs in order to improve traffic flow and increase safety.

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 at 3:00 p.m..

WHERE: Hollywood Theatres at Interquest Marketplace       

Gov. Hickenlooper to visit Colorado Mushroom Farm in Alamosa

DENVER — Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will tour the Colorado Mushroom Farm in Alamosa on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 as it prepares for it’s grand reopening celebration. With support from a state economic development program, the eight acre farm will reopen and provide employment to 250 people in the San Luis Valley. The farm will have a public grand reopening on Monday, Oct. 27 for the community.

WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at 2:15 p.m.

WHERE: Colorado Mushroom Farm, 10719 CR 5 South, Alamosa

Gov. Hickenlooper to announce vendor selection for statewide military study

DENVER —Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 — Governor John Hickenlooper joins Major General Michael Edwards, adjutant general and executive director of the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), business leaders and elected officials tomorrow in Colorado Springs to announce the vendor selection for a statewide study that will provide a comprehensive analysis of the military value of Colorado.

WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.

WHERE:  The Antlers Hilton, Carson Room, 4 S. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs

Gov. Hickenlooper to kick off permanent repairs to U.S. 34 east of Greeley

DENVER —Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) representatives, contractors and other elected officials on Friday to celebrate the beginning of construction on the only flood-damaged highway in Colorado where the temporary road could not go back in the same place as the original road.

Lt. Gov. Garcia encourages high school students to pursue higher ed to kick-off College Application Month

DENVER — Tuesday, September 30, 2014 —  Lt. Governor Joe Garcia will visit two high schools tomorrow to encourage students to pursue higher education.


WHO: Lt Gov. Joe Garcia

WHAT: College Application Month High School Assemblies

WHEN: 8:30am - 9:15am Wednesday, October 1, 2014

WHERE: Mapleton Early College, 8980 York Street, Thornton, CO 80229




WHEN: 9:50am - 10:30am Wednesday, October 1, 2014

WHERE: Westminster High School, 6933 Raleigh St. Westminster, CO 80030