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Mariah Wollweber
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mwollweber@drcog.org

Steve Erickson
Director, Communications and Marketing
(303) 480-6716

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Notice of a public hearing on June 17

Notice is hereby given that the Denver Regional Council of Governments will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2020. For the safety of participants, this meeting may be held virtually. Check here for updated meeting information.

2020 Bike to Work Day Postponed Until Fall

Due to uncertainties we and our member governments are facing as a result of the COVID-19 public health crisis, the region's Bike to Work Day event (originally scheduled for June 24, 2020) will be moved to September 22, 2020. Check out our press release for more details.

Our COVID-19 response

The health and safety of our clients and employees is DRCOG's top priority. That's why we're taking COVID-19 seriously.

Learn how we're adapting our practices to safeguard the health of our staff, clients and partners.

The 2020 census is happening now

Getting an accurate census count can lead to better services and quality of life for residents in our region. The Denver Regional Council of Governments has been awarded a grant to promote census participation by older adults in the area.

Help us communicate the importance of the census to the region's older adults using materials from DRCOG's downloadable toolkit in your outreach. Help us ensure an accurate count. Download the toolkit.

No Copay Radio

Curious about health trends in the region? Check out DRCOG's own Jayla Warren-Sanchez on the weekly radio show she co-hosts with Murphy Huston where they interview the region's foremost experts on health. Check out recent segments and subscribe here.

Humana Walmart RX Medicare Alert

If you were enrolled in the Humana Walmart RX Medicare plan in 2019 and rolled over to Humana Premier, you might be eligible to switch to a different, lower-cost plan. Call SHIP at 303-480-6835 to discuss your options.

Become an annual awards sponsor

Help DRCOG recognize accomplishments in our region by sponsoring the 2020 awards celebration!Show your support by sponsoring our celebration at a bronze, silver, gold or premier level. Government and nonprofit levels are also available.

Learn more about sponsor types and prices, and to sign up your organization.

 

Schoolpool Can Help You

Struggling to manage your commute with getting your child to school on time? Thousands of families in the Denver region are turning to Schoolpool, a secure system that connects families in your neighborhood to share in the responsibilities of getting kids to school and back through carpooling, walking, biking or riding either RTD or the school bus together. Get the support you need while building a sense of community in your neighborhood.

Bike to Work Day June 26

The nation's second-largest Bike to Work Day event takes place throughout the metro area on June 26 this year. Bike to Work Day is organized by DRCOG's Way to Go team and a large group of planning partners, and happens each year the fourth Wednesday in June. More than 30,000 riders are expected to commute using two wheels that day, and hundreds of breakfast stations, water stations and after-work bike parties are planned throughout the region. Find more details here.