DENVER (CBS4)– Community leaders in the Stapleton neighborhood met Tuesday night to continue working on changing the name of the neighborhood. Stapleton was named for a former Denver mayor who was a member of the Ku Klux Klan.

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Now, residents will vote on a more inclusive name.

Voting will be conducted over three weeks, each week the list will be shortened based on number of votes and by Aug. 1, a name will be decided.

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A list that started with more than 300 options has been narrowed down to four options:

  • Mosley
  • Concourse
  • Central Park
  • Skyview

Residents can vote for their name choice on this survey. This week’s round of voting concludes July 24 at 2 p.m.

Comments (3)
  1. Lunatics says:

    Why not just call it the ‘non binary’ neighbourhood? Nothing has meaning, everything is ignored and crime is acceptable.

  2. Common Sense says:

    I think the new name should NOT reflect a person. 10 years from now somebody will dig up some dirt on a human and everyone will panic and demand the name be changed.

  3. total BS says:

    and where is the evidence of this claim?? oh wait, he was white so he is automatically a member. these people are l u n a t i c s! The constant barrage of schorched earth policy will continue for 4 1/2 more years of our president.

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