Denver City Council

Brian Wilson during testimony before the City Council on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Dad’s Testimony Prompts City Council To Delay Vote On Hash Oil Ban

Members of the Denver City Council stopped a proposed ordinance to ban hash oil making at home in its tracks on Tuesday night after hearing the pleas from a father who is desperate to help his daughter.

09/17/2014

A demonstration of a hash oil explosion (credit: CBS)

Denver Postpones Amateur Hash Oil Measure

Some kinds of homemade hash oil could be banned in Denver. A panel of city council members starts work Tuesday on an ordinance to make it a municipal violation to make hash oil at home using a solvent, such as butane.

09/16/2014

Michael Hancock talks at the 2014 State of the City address. (credit: CBS)

Hancock’s 2015 Budget Includes $47 Million Transformation To North Denver

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock wants to spend $47 million on improvements to north Denver neighborhoods, including the first major overhaul to the Brighton Boulevard area in decades.

09/15/2014

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Denver City Council Looks At Possible Pot Growing Loophole

The Denver City Council Monday evening was scheduled to take a look at just how many marijuana plants can be grown in the city, and if there’s a loophole that allows some people to have more plants than others.

09/15/2014

A demonstration of a hash oil explosion (credit: CBS)

Ordinance Would Ban Denverites From Making Hash Oil At Home

Denver city leaders will consider this week whether to make it against the law to make hash oil at home, a process that can lead to explosive results.

09/15/2014

A shack exploding during the demonstration  (credit: CBS)

Hash Oil Explosions Prompt Denver Proposal

A rash of household explosions caused by crude hash-oil production has prompted a proposed ordinance in Denver to ban dangerous methods of making hash.

09/05/2014

Denver Zoo (credit: CBS)

Zoo Asks Permission To Raise Admission During High Season

The Denver Zoo is asking the city council to raise admission prices for visitors.

08/27/2014

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Denver City Council Votes To Bring In More Affordable Housing

Denver is being dubbed one of the least affordable places to live if you are a renter and the Denver City Council responded to those claims by trying to bring more affordable housing in.

08/27/2014

A housing complex under construction in Denver (credit: CBS)

City Council To Take Up Affordable Housing Bill

The Denver City Council will vote Monday evening on a bill aimed at increasing affordable housing to help some families stay in the city.

08/25/2014

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Hancock Gives In To City Council Over Sheriff Department Review

Denver City Council members were up in arms that they weren’t being included in the mayor’s review of the Sheriff Department, but the mayor gave in and will allow two council members on the Sheriff Department executive steering committee.

08/19/2014

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