Area Agency on Aging creates new partnerships

DRCOG's Area Agency on Aging has been working with local partners recently to extend the reach of services into the community. Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains recently had two staff members become certified to provide State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) services, and can now provide a different location for clients to receive face-to-face appointments at its office. Learn more about SHIP and what it does here.

Bike to Work Day registration open for company coordinators, station organizers

Registration is open at biketoworkday.us for those wishing to lead a Bike to Work Day 2019 company effort or organize a station for riders. The June 26 event is expected to draw thousands of cyclists throughout the region, many of whom may be trying out a two-wheeled commute for the first time.

2019 Policy Statement on Federal Legislative Issues

DRCOG has issued its policy statement on federal legislative issues for 2019. DRCOG's legislative activity is generally focused on the proposals of special significance to the Denver region, or which would have a unique effect upon local governments in the region, and proposals that affect DRCOG as an agency or that would affect one or more of its programs. Read the statement here.

Public comment sought on proposed amendments and updates to the Metro Vision Plan, and to the Metro Vision Regional Transportation Plan and associated air quality conformity documents

DRCOG is seeking public comment on three important documents:
  • proposed amendments to the Metro Vision Plan
  • proposed amendments to the 2040 Metro Vision Regional Transportation Plan (MVRTP)
  • associated air quality conformity determinations
We want to hear from you! Please check out the draft documents here and let us know what you think.

Citizens' Academy

April 25, 2019

Executive Committee

May 1, 2019

This meeting has been canceled.


Board Work Session

May 1, 2019

Citizens' Academy

May 2, 2019

Awards Celebration: Thrive!

May 3, 2019

*please note the change in locations within the Hyatt from Capitol to Centennial Ballroom*

City of Golden census tract boundary adjustment discussion

May 6, 2019

A discussion of potential regional impacts from census tract renumbering.

Communities in Transition: tools to predict and respond to gentrification

May 8, 2019

Join us to learn about new models designed to understand how people, place and policy shape neighborhood change.