DENVER — Tuesday, July 18, 2017 — Gov. Hickenlooper today ordered flags lowered to half-staff on Friday, July 21, 2017, on all public buildings statewide in memory of South Metro Firefighter Engineer Mike Freeman. Flags should be lowered from sunrise to sunset.
Freeman passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, July 16, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in late May of 2017. Freeman served with the South Metro Fire Rescue for more than 40 years, beginning his career with the Cherry Hills Village Fire Department in 1974.
Today, a bipartisan group of governors issued the following statement in response to recent developments and proposed changes to the Senate health care bill.
DENVER — Tuesday, July 18, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Child Support Commission, Colorado Council on Creative Industries, State Interagency Coordinating Council, Motor Vehicle Dealer Board and Petroleum Storage Tank Advisory Committee.