New this year are events featuring Native American and Jewish themes, as well as a special film showing for veterans, according to Barbara Shannon-Banister, manager of the city’s community relations division.
“Aurora mall has to be the worst place in Colorado,” read one tweet.
If stopgap funding is not solidified, Arapahoe House could shutter its detox operations as soon as Jan. 30, according to Noe and later confirmed by Butler.
While police officers around the country — including the bulk of Aurora patrol officers — have worn body cameras for several years, Hankins said the use of the devices is much less common among code and animal control officers. The pilot program for the Aurora code and animal control officers could be among the first in the country.
There are two particular residential developments in unincorporated Arapahoe County just outside of city boundaries which remain a concern for Aurora City Council members because of their potential water and traffic impacts: Prosper and Sky Ranch
Crews have been working since September to turn the old JC Penney building on Colfax into The Soul Center, a sprawling hub that will host multiple live concerts a week, broadcast television shows and offer shopping and dining
“It’s a huge project and definitely takes a lot of financial structuring to make it happen,” said At-large Councilman Bob LeGare, a member of the committee who thinks the loan provides the city an opportunity to redevelop the plaza with quality office space.
While the A Line that opened earlier this year was RTD’s first electric commuter car rail (followed by the B Line to Westminster and the pending G Line to Wheat Ridge), Trujillo said the R Line is more similar to Golden’s “West” or W Line light rail in terms of potential construction and testing issues
The city already collects lodger’s tax from individuals who rent out their homes for 30 days or less on sites such as Airbnb, and requires those homeowners to obtain a business license, which costs $39.25 through the city of Aurora. But they say listing the measure online would help with enforcement efforts.