User: flenvcenter Topic: Economics and Jobs-Regional
Category: Development :: Community Development
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump team’s false comfort on schools, coronavirus 13.7.2020 Denver Post: Local
President Donald Trump's aides are misrepresenting the record on kids and the coronavirus as they push for schools to reopen.
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This laid-off chef knows coronavirus is hard on families. So he’s giving meals away. 30.6.2020 Denver Post: Food
"There's a lot of strain on the existing food distribution places for people in need, and so [the meals] felt like a little something I could do to help people in the area cope with these uncertain times. It's taking a little stress out of people's lives and helping bring people together."
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Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora police chief job 24.6.2020 Denver Post: Local
Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief's job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing their visions of leadership during unprecedented times.
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Guest commentary: As we face COVID-19, here’s how to help Colorado health care workers 20.3.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
Health care workers across Colorado have surrendered their free time, found care for their children and loved ones, and are working around the clock to provide care to patients who become ill.
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One woman took a stand against tribal disenrollment and paid for it 1.2.2020 High Country News Most Recent
How a burglary, social media and politics led to a Nooksack Tribal Councilwoman being bullied out of office.
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A woman took a stand against tribal disenrollment and paid for it 1.2.2020 Current Issue
How a burglary, social media and politics led to a Nooksack Tribal Councilwoman being bullied out of office.
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A novel idea for mental health care in rural Washington 13.1.2020 High Country News Most Recent
In Dayton, population 2,500, behavioral health care is woven directly into primary care appointments.
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Amid death and urban renewal, a rough year for the refugees of Denver’s Street Fraternity 5.1.2020 Denver Post: Local
At least four members of a refugee self-help group called Street Fraternity died from car wrecks and guns in 2019. The Street Frat soccer team got booted from an indoor league. Rising rents and urban renewal raised economic pressure on refugee families.
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Tired of waiting for broadband, rural communities are tapping grants, partnerships to get modern internet 30.12.2019 Denver Post: Business
Rather than wait for the big internet providers to lay more fiber to sparsely populated parts of Colorado, rural communities are using state and federal grants, local money and forming public/private partnerships to find their own solutions.
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Frazier: Opportunity Zone investors, don’t screw this up for Colorado 12.12.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Investors and professionals must not lose sight of the program’s northern star. Lifting distressed communities up with quality attainable housing, job training, commercial development, infrastructure improvements, agribusiness innovations, and business start-ups.
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The prospect of more Airbnbs tempts a struggling New Mexico town 20.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Vacation rentals have gutted the culture of nearby communities, but a new project in Questa flips the narrative.
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Trump’s opportunity zone council chief faces heat from Denver City Councilwoman CdeBaca 13.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Scott Turner, former Denver Broncos player and Texas legislator, faced questions from Denver City Councilwoman Candi CdeBaca Thursday.
Job Corps cuts hurt communities, at-risk youth, disaster relief 19.6.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Trump administration efforts to privatize and close centers meets bipartisan pushback.
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As Castle Rock looks to evolve beyond a bedroom community, the old town dump will be key 13.6.2019 Denver Post: Business
When looked at through the lens of economic development, Castle Rock might best be described as a recent college grad. It's got tools and potential. Now it's time to find a job. Or, in this case, jobs; thousands of them, ideally.
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“We don’t have a choice”: Colorado coal counties try to plan for unsure economic future 7.5.2019 Denver Post: Business
Local government and business leaders from Colorado and across the region shared strategies Friday for making it through the fallout from the declining coal industry.
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Denver mayor candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver mayoral race features Penfield Tate, Michael B. Hancock, Kalyn Rose Heffernan, Jamie Giellis, Stephan "Seku" Evans and Lisa Calderón.
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Denver City Council District 10 candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver City Council District 10 race features Chris Hinds, Tony Smith, Wayne New and Antonio A. Mendez.
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Denver City Council District 3 candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver City Council District 3 races features The race features Jamie Torres, Veronica Barela, Annie Martínez and Raymond Montoya.
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Denver City Council District 11 candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
The Denver City Council District 11 race features Christine M. Alonzo and Stacie Gilmore.
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Denver City Council District 1 candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
The Denver City Council District 1 race features Praj Kulkarni, Victoria R. Aguilar, Sabrina D'Agosta, David Sabados, Mike Somma, Amanda Sandoval and Scott Alan Durrah.
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