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Mayor Michael Hancock

WATCH: Hancock Talks 'State Of The City'

Posted 07.15.2013 | Denver

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock delivered his second "State of the City" address at the Forney Transportation Museum on Monday morning. The address ce...

Mayor Wants Additional Taxes On Legal Weed Sales

Posted 07.09.2013 | Denver

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is considering an additional 5 to 10 percent tax on legal recreational marijuana sales in Mile High City -- that's on top...

Mile High City Is About To Get A Whole Lot Higher

Posted 06.04.2013 | Denver

The Mile High City is about to get a whole lot higher. On Monday afternoon, Denver City Council voted 10-1 to opt-in on pursuing local regulation for ...

Denver Mayor Wants Ban On Pot Clubs, Marijuana Moratorium

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 04.10.2013 | Denver

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, a vocal critic of marijuana legalization in Colorado, advised Denver City Council on Monday to ban marijuana clubs in t...

Denver Could Host The Super Bowl In The Near Future

Posted 02.04.2013 | Denver

Could Mile High City, where there's a chance of a snow storm and zero degree temperatures, be the home to a Super Bowl in the near future? That's j...

WATCH: Hancock Does The Ray Lewis Dance

Posted 03.31.2013 | Denver

It's been a rough month for Colorado politicians who bet on the Broncos. Denver's Democratic Mayor Michael Hancock finally completed the second ta...

Super Bowl In Denver? Broncos, Mayor Hancock Pursue Bid

Posted 02.04.2013 | Denver

Not only do we have a possible Super Bowl bound Denver Broncos in 2012 -- Mile High City may have the actual Super Bowl as early as 2018. Mayor Mi...

Colorado Remembers 9/11: Hick, Hancock Host Denver Event

Posted 09.11.2012 | Denver

This year's Colorado Remembers ceremony will not only pay tribute to the lives lost during the September 11 terrorist attacks, it will also honor the ...

WATCH: Mayor Tells Of Brother Who Died From AIDS

Posted 02.24.2012 | Denver

As Colorado legislators debate the outcome of a civil unions bill, for many it may be easy to lose sight of the population it most affects (clearly ex...

Bush In Denver To Speak About Education

Posted 12.18.2011 | Denver

Former President George W. Bush will be taking part in a discussion about education with non-profit Get Smart Schools as well as Mayor Michael Hancock...

PHOTOS: Colorado Remembers 9/11

Posted 11.12.2011 | Denver

Civic Center Park did not host a grim 9/11 memorial, but rather seemed to channel more of a somber July 4th gathering. Approximately 35,000 people...

PHOTOS: Recap Of Hancock's Appointments For The Week

Posted 10.26.2011 | Denver

It's been a busy week for Mayor Michael Hancock. He's appointed five people to his cabinet and launched Denver Education Compact, a team of education ...

Denver's Manager Of Safety Resigns

Posted 09.26.2011 | Denver

To the slight surprise of Mayor Michael Hancock and others, Denver Manager of Safety Charles Garcia announced his resignation today. In a brief sta...

Cary Kennedy Is a Great Choice for Denver's Chief Financial Officer

Ellen Dumm | Posted 09.13.2011 | Denver
Ellen Dumm

While the treasurer's position is not particularly high-profile or "sexy," it is critical. During one of the worst American economic meltdowns, Kennedy made smart, solid investments on behalf of taxpayers.

UPDATE: Hancock Releases MORE Cell Phone Records, Still No Brothel Link

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.15.2011 | Denver

Despite originally deciding not to release his personal cell phone records over the weekend, Denver Mayor-Elect Michael Hancock has shared his persona...