National Security discussion with General David H. Petraeus, former Commander of U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan, to commemorate 9/11

Denver, CO (August 29, 2014) – In honor of the upcoming anniversary of September 11th, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock, in partnership with The Denver Post and the Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (CELL), will present Colorado Remembers 9/11: Emerging Threats to U.S. National Security featuring General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Ret.).

Gov. Hickenlooper to visit Delta, Ridgway, and Telluride

DENVER —Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper on Saturday will make several stops along the Western Slope:


WHAT:  The Amarna Company Groundbreaking Ceremony

WHEN:  9:45 a.m.. Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

WHERE: 1755 Gunnison Ave., Delta


WHAT:  The Diversified Innovation Products (DIP) Tour

WHEN:  10:10  a.m.. Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

WHERE: 1775 Gunnison Ave., Delta

Gov. Hickenlooper to announce and present FEMA reimbursement

DENVER — Tuesday, July 29, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will meet tomorrow with the Boulder Board of County Commissioners to announce a quicker FEMA reimbursement process and present the first payment under the new system.

WHO: Gov. Hickenlooper, Commissioner Cindy Domenico, Commissioner Deb 

Gardner, and  Commissioner Elise Jones

WHEN:  2:45 p.m.  Wednesday, July 30, 2014

WHERE: Commissioners' Hearing Room, 3rd Floor Boulder County Courthouse, 1325 Pearl Street, Boulder


Lt. Governor Garcia Celebrates Colorado Cares Day of Service with Pueblo School Supply Drive

PUEBLO — Saturday, July 26, 2014 —  Lt. Governor Joe Garcia will be in Pueblo working alongside the Boys and Girls club to collect school supplies for children in need in honor of the annual Colorado Cares Day of Service.

WHO: Lt. Governor Garcia, Serve Colorado, Boys and Girls Club of Pueblo

WHAT: Colorado Cares Day of Service

WHEN:  9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Saturday, July 26, 2014

WHERE: Sprague Clubhouse, 2601 Sprague Avenue, Pueblo

Gov. Hickenlooper to discuss next steps on oil and gas local control issue

DENVER — Wednesday, July 16, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join leaders of the Coloradans for Responsible Reform and CFRR coalition members tomorrow to announce and discuss opposition on potential divisive ballot initiatives surrounding oil and gas development in Colorado.

WHEN: 4 p.m., Thursday, July 17, 2014

WHERE:  Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce, 1445 Market St., 4th Floor


Gov. Hickenlooper to attend Colorado Springs veterans event

DENVER — Tuesday, July 8, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will recognize and honor veterans who are graduating Wednesday from the Veterans in Piping (VIP) Program. The VIP program is a 16-week welder training program specifically designed to recruit and train veterans discharging from the military, and placing the graduates into a Department of Labor authorized Apprentice Program.  

WHEN: 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, July 9, 2014

WHERE: Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union No. 58 Training Center, 2864 Janitell Road, Colorado Springs

Governor to announce positive results for health initiative aimed at reducing teen birth rates

DENVER — Wednesday, July 2, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join Dr. Larry Wolk, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, and health experts on Thursday to announce significant results of an effort to help reduce teen birth rates in Colorado.

WHEN: 2 p.m., Thursday, July 3, 2014

WHERE: West Foyer, State Capitol