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Why it matters: The city's homeless problem is typically associated with the downtown sector, like the Capitol Hill neighborhood where the camp is currently located.
It's like the recession never happened for the state budget.
Driving the news: The $34.1 billion state budget package introduced Monday includes big money for one-time projects, the restoration of cuts from the prior year and savings for less prosperous years in the future.
Nearly a year after protests over the death of George Floyd and renewed attention to the 2019 killing of Elijah McClain, Democratic state lawmakers are taking steps to prevent both tragedies from happening again.
The state of play: Their two new bills come amid the murder trial of Derek Chauvin, the ex-Minneapolis police officer accused of killing Floyd.
The chief justice of the Colorado Supreme Court promised a "culture change" as he announced an independent investigation into allegations of sexual harassment within the judiciary.
But months later, the process to hire an outside investigator remains hidden from the public's view as the scandal continues to get worse.
The average monthly rent for an apartment Denver is around $1,600. We wanted to see what you could find just below that price point.
Here are three apartments in three different Denver neighborhoods that have options for about $1,500 a month.