DENVER — Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags be lowered to half-staff to honor the memory of former President and Prime Minister of Israel, Shimon Peres, and as proclaimed by President Barack Obama. Flags should be flown at half-staff until sunset on Friday, September 30, 2016.
DENVER — Friday, Sep. 23, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Chemical Demilitarization Citizens Advisory Commission, Colorado Historical Records Advisory Board, Board of Mortgage Loan Originators and the Public School Capital Construction Assistance Board.
The Chemical Demilitarization Citizens Advisory Commission provides citizen input and expresses state concerns regarding the U.S. Army program for the disposal of chemical warfare agents and munitions at the Pueblo Army Depot.
DENVER — Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 — Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne will lead a week-long tour across Colorado to build excitement about reading and to spread the message that early literacy efforts are crucial in the classroom and at home.
Colorado Literacy week is a joint effort between SERVE Colorado, Colorado State Libraries, Colorado Department of Education, Colorado Department of Human Services - Early Childhood Leadership Commission, Colorado Department of Agriculture, One Book 4 Colorado and a variety of corporate and community partners.