RELEASE: Draft 2020 Housing Action Plan Available for Public Comment

Draft 2020 Housing Action Plan Available for Public Comment Online survey seeks feedback on draft 2020 Action Plan for Affordable Housing DENVER, CO ­— Wednesday, September 11, 2019 — Denver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO) announces the release of the draft 2020 Annual Housing Action Plan for public comment. The action plan outlines specific work informed by Housing an Inclusive […]

Read more

RELEASE: Denver Celebrates Workforce Development Month with Series of Events for Jobseekers and Employers Throughout September

Denver Celebrates Workforce Development Month with Series of Events for Jobseekers and Employers Throughout September DENVER, CO ­— Friday, August 30, 2019 — Denver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO) is celebrating Workforce Development Month throughout September with a series of more than 20 job fairs, free trainings, and workshops to help area jobseekers find new career opportunities. Events are also […]

Read more

RELEASE: Denver Solicits Proposals for Neighborhood Services Projects

Denver Solicits Proposals for Neighborhood Services Projects City issues notice of neighborhood funds for 2020 DENVER, CO ­— Wednesday, July 17, 2019 —Denver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO) today announced that it has released a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for neighborhood services projects to be funded in 2020. The city is soliciting proposals from organizations that provide services in […]

Read more

RELEASE: Denver Construction Career Pilot Program Lifts Off with New Peña Blvd Widening Contract

Denver Construction Career Pilot Program Lifts Off with New Peña Blvd Widening Contract $94 million design/construction services contract is first of many to require contractor to utilize apprentices DENVER, CO — Tuesday, July 16, 2019— Denver’s unprecedented level of public construction investments is now taking shape to provide new employment and career opportunities for several targeted populations including veterans, Colorado […]

Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Denver to Introduce Land Trust and Long-term Affordable Homeownership Partnerships

Denver to Introduce Land Trust and Long-term Affordable Homeownership Partnerships Contracts totaling $5.5 Million, supporting land trusts and long-term affordable home ownership, to be introduced to City Council in the coming weeks for approval DENVER, CO ­— Thursday, May 30, 2019 — The City and County of Denver announced today a groundbreaking new partnership that will create dozens of new […]

Read more