Gov. Hickenlooper plans economic development stops Friday and Saturday in La Plata, Mesa and Routt counties

DENVER — Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade on Friday and Saturday to meet with various businesses and community leaders in La Plata, Mesa and Routt Counties and discuss economic development.

Gov. Hickenlooper to recognize state employees for continuous flood recovery efforts

DENVER — Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 —  Gov. John Hickenlooper will join state employees from the Department of Local Affairs, the Department of Transportation, the Department of Public Safety, the Office of Emergency Management and other state agencies to recognize their flood recovery efforts at an employee appreciation event on Monday, Jan. 6, at History Colorado.

Governor, lawmakers set press conference on gun legislation

DENVER — Tuesday, March 19, 2013 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will be joined Wednesday by lawmakers at a press conference to discuss several gun bills passed recently by the General Assembly.

When: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Where: West Foyer, State Capitol

Who: Gov. Hickenlooper; Sens. Mary Hodge, Rollie Heath and Morgan Carroll; and Reps. Rhonda Fields, Beth McCann and Lois Court.

Gov. Hickenlooper to introduce next steps in state’s child protection plan


DENVER — Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will be joined Wednesday by Reggie Bicha, Executive Director of the Department of Human Services, and members of the General Assembly to introduce the second phase of the state’s Child Welfare Plan called “Keeping Kids Safe and Families Healthy 2.0.”

When: 10:15 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013

Where: West Foyer, State Capitol

Many state offices closed on Monday

DENVER — Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 — In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, many state offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21.

State driver’s license offices, the department of Public Health and Environment’s vital records office, Colorado Parks and Wildlife Service offices and administrative offices for executive branch departments will be among the facilities closed Monday.