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Villa Park Neighborhood updated their cover p...

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If you have posts to share and other opportun...

If you have posts to share and other opportunities or information that you believe would be beneficial to our Villa Park Neighbors, please send us a message. Have a Wonderful day!

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3 days ago

Villa Park Neighborhood shared their live vid...

Love it!! Hubby live on the scene.

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    Live from the Paco Sanchez Imagine Play facility
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Villa Park Neighborhood was live.

Live from the Paco Sanchez Imagine Play facility

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    Live from the Paco Sanchez Imagine Play facility
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Villa Park Neighborhood is live now.

Live from the Paco Sanchez Imagine Play facility

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    Live from the Paco Sanchez Imagine Play facility
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3 days ago

Villa Park Neighborhood was live.

Going Live from the unveiling of the Imagine Play facility at Paco Sanchez Park.

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    Going Live from the unveiling of the Imagine Play facility at Paco Sanchez Park.
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3 days ago

Villa Park Neighborhood is feeling excited.

Villa Park is going LIVE at 10 a.m. today to bring you to the opening of the Imagine Play facilities at Paco Sanchez Park. Please tune in for this sneak peek! 😍

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4 days ago

Thank you extreme community makeover for all ...

Thank you extreme community makeover for all of your help getting our community garden ready for more gardeners.

    Villa Park Neighborhood
    Thank you extreme community makeover for all of your help getting our community garden ready for more gardeners.
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5 days ago

Congrats to Denver Arts & Venues, the art on ...

Congrats to Denver Arts & Venues, the art on Eagleton, Cowell, and Fairview Elementary Schools are phenomenal! "On June 15 at their annual convention in Denver, Americans for the Arts honored 49 outstanding, exemplary and innovative public art works created or debuted in 2017, including three Denver Arts & Venues projects. The RAW Project Denver Aiming to improve learning environments and communities around Denver's low-income neighborhoods, in Sept. 2017 the Re-Imagining Arts Worldwide (RAW) Project engaged more than 30 artists to paint exterior walls of Villa Park and Sun Valley elementary schools -- Eagleton, Cowell and Fairview -- branching out for the first time from Miami's Wynwood urban arts district where the project began. Denver Arts & Venues and Denver Public Schools supported The RAW Project Denver to broaden and strengthen outlets for learning through creativity. Community members, teachers and students also participated, and artists took to the classrooms to talk about the creative process. The RAW Denver Project raised funding through a Denver Urban Arts Fund Grant, and corporate and private contributions. The RAW Denver collaboration is one of a new series of Urban Arts Fund partnerships focusing on community building and social change, addressing diversity, equity and inclusiveness values. Read more about the Urban Arts Fund and The RAW Denver Project."

    Three Denver Arts & Venues Projects Honored Today At Americans For The Arts Annual Convention In Denver
    On June 15 at their annual convention in Denver, Americans for the Arts honored 49 outstanding, exemplary and innovative public art works created or debuted in 2017, including three Denver Arts & Venues projects.
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Villa Park Neighborhood shared ACCESO's post....

Haulin' Votes! Primary ballots have been mailed...here are some mobile stations to drop off or cast your votes.

    ACCESO
    Denver's Mobile Voter Service & Polling Center is coming to these locations! More info at www.denvervotes.org. ¡Servicios y centro de votación móvil para votantes y de Denver viene a estos lugares!...
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Jun 12

Villa Park Neighborhood added 2 new photos.

¡Estás invitado! ¡Por favor únase al Alcalde Michael B. Hancock para la Ceremonia de Corte de Cinta (Fase I) y la Ceremonia de Iniciación de Obras (Fase II) de Re-Imagine Play en el Parque Paco Sánchez! CUÁNDO: Lunes, 18 de junio a las 10:00 a.m. DÓNDE: Parque Paco Sánchez, 1290 N. Knox Court Re-Imagine Play es un concepto innovador que es más del recreo tradicional. Tiene actividades multigeneracionales y un área de juego que brinde a los usos del parque de todas las edades la oportunidad de mantenerse activos y disfrutar de un estilo de vida saludable. El estacionamiento está disponible a lo largo de W. Howard Place y W. Avondale Dr. No se necesita RSVP - ¡pasa a jugar y celebrar!

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Jun 11

Looking for Board Members. Arts & Venues The...

Looking for Board Members. Arts & Venues The Denver Commission on Cultural Affairs (DCCA) is now seeking candidates for seven open commission positions to oversee the 1% for public art program, serve as trustees of Denver’s cultural plan - IMAGINE 2020, advise on arts and cultural issues, and act as ambassadors to the community. The DCCA was established in 1991 to support the mayor’s office and act as an advisory board to Denver Arts & Venues. “Our Cultural Affairs Commissioners are the trustees and advocates of Denver’s cultural plan and the Denver Public Art program, ensuring that our city’s cultural ecosystem is healthy and thriving.” said Mayor Michael B. Hancock. “Arts and culture belongs to all of us, and we’re looking for individuals who will help us keep these phenomenal programs strong and beneficial to our community.” The commission is comprised of dynamic and accomplished Denver leaders in the areas of the arts, business and education, all of whom are appointed by the mayor. Interested applicants should complete the online application form and send a resume and responses to thesupplemental questionnaire by noon on Friday, June 22 to Nicole Medina at Nicole.Medina2@denvergov.org. The DCCA seeks candidates who represent Denver’s diverse community, and is specifically looking for leaders with experience and background working in: Working artists, arts administrators, creative entrepreneurs, etc. Strategic Planning & Implementation Nonprofit Management Real Estate & Built Environment Philanthropy Board Development & Leadership Marketing & Communication Diversity, Equity & Inclusiveness The Mayor appoints commissioners for one- or three-year terms and can serve up to six consecutive years. The commission meets monthly the first Tuesday of each month from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. at various cultural organizations across the city. Additional information regarding Denver Arts & Venues and the commission can be found at ArtsandVenues.com.

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Jun 07

Second story wall of condo under construction blows over

KUSA - Firefighters responded to a blown over wall at Zenobia Street near Colfax after winds from the severe weather Wednesday night caused damage to a condominium complex under construction in Denver.

    Second story wall of condo under construction blows over
    KUSA - Firefighters responded to a blown over wall at Zenobia Street near Colfax after winds from the severe weather Wednesday night caused damage to a condominium complex under construction in Denver. No injuries were reported as no one was around when the wall came down, according to Capt.
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Jun 06

Jun 04

You’re invited! Please join Mayor Michael B. ...

You’re invited! Please join Mayor Michael B. Hancock for the Grand Opening Ceremony of Phase I and the Groundbreaking Celebration of Phase II of Re-Imagine Play at Paco Sanchez Park! WHEN: Monday, June 18 at 10:00AM WHERE: Paco Sanchez Park North, 1290 N. Knox Court Re-Imagine Play is an innovative concept that goes beyond the traditional playground. It is intended to be a multi-generational activity and play area that gives park uses of all ages the opportunity to remain active and enjoy a healthy lifestyle.

    Villa Park Neighborhood
    You're invited! Please join Mayor Michael B. Hancock for the Grand Opening Ceremony of Phase I and the Groundbreaking Celebration of Phase II of Re-Imagine Play at Paco Sanchez Park! WHEN: Monday,...
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May 27

Over the Clover: June 3rd at Colfax and Feder...

Over the Clover: June 3rd at Colfax and Federal. Food, information, music and more!

    Over the Colfax Clover Design Demonstration
    © 2018 West Colfax Business Improvement District, Denver, Colorado. All rights reserved.
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May 25

Villa Park Neighborhood shared Denver Agency ...

Mayor Michael B. Hancock is looking to appoint Denver's next police chief and he wants your input. The City will host 5 community meetings to obtain feedback on what the Police Chief Search Committee should consider as it works to identify candidates for the Mayor's consideration. The next Police Chief Search Community Input meeting will be held next Tuesday at the PPA Event Center from 6pm - 7:30pm.

    Denver Agency for Human Rights & Community Partnerships-HRCP
    Mayor Michael B. Hancock is looking to appoint Denver's next police chief and he wants your input. The City will host 5 community meetings to obtain feedback on what the Police Chief Search Committee...
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May 23

May 22

Denver's Longest Traffic Signal and Wait Times on Major Routes

...lane closure for construction, for instance, "we know cars are going to go on Federal, Colfax and Sheridan, and we can run different timing plans. Typically what we're doing is increasing the...

    Denver's Longest Traffic Signal and Wait Times on Major Routes
    Many of the traffic signals in Denver seem so long that drivers may be tempted to time them with an hour glass. And Michael Finochio, traffic engineering manager for Denver Public Works, acknowledges that signal time lag has lengthened over the past ten to twenty years in many locations in response to an increase in volume.
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May 21

Villa Park Neighborhood shared Denver Police ...

Keep an eye on your plates

    Denver Police District 1
    LICENSE PLATE THEFTS are OFF THE CHARTS... Take a Look at the attached Map.... Last year (2017) at this time we had 20 License Plate Thefts... This year (2018), we've had 180 License Plate...
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May 16

A bunch of roads will be closed this weekend for the Colfax Marathon

- The last runner will cross westbound Colfax Avenue at Sheridan Boulevard at approximately 10 a.m.

This article has 2 other Denver locations (Show)

- The last runner will leave Raleigh and Colfax (they will go north and south on Raleigh to Sloan’s Lake, encircling it) at approximately 8:45 a.m.

- The last marathon runners will cross eastbound East 17th Avenue at Vine Street at approximately 11:25 a.m.

    A bunch of roads will be closed this weekend for the Colfax Marathon
    Don't say we didn't warn you: the Colfax Marathon and its other races are this weekend, and that means there will be road closures and light rail service disruptions as thousands of runners take to the streets of Denver, Lakewood and Aurora.
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May 14

Job with the City & County of Denver The Wes...

Job with the City & County of Denver The West Denver Park District Planner will develop, implement and manage parks planning initiatives to ensure that city, departmental, and division goals are met. This position will be responsible for projects and needs within the West Denver district. This is an exciting opportunity for a planning professional to be an integral force in many significant projects that will positively impact the community for years to come.

    West Denver Park District Planner
    The secret is out: Denver is the nation's top place to live, work, and play. Being the best place to live isn't easy; maintaining such a reputation means we need the best people working for the residents of Denver.
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May 14

Villa Park Neighborhood shared Denverite's po...

Federal Boulevard and the Denverite project To learn more, come to a public meeting on Thursday, May 24th at the GI Forum at 1750 Federal Boulevard. 6:30-8:00

    Federal Boulevard's set for pedestrian fixes, but "hundreds of millions" needed for neighborhoods' vision - Denverite
    "It's going to take hundreds of millions of dollars to build out that complete vision." The city of Denver is almost ready to spend $2.9 million to make Federal Boulevard safer for pedestrians, possibly as soon as next year.
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May 14

"As the City is starting to put together its ...

"As the City is starting to put together its annual budget, the Denver Vision Zero Coalition and community organizations all along the Federal Boulevard corridor came together to submit a letter to Mayor Hancock requesting $5 million toward transportation and mobility improvements on Federal in 2019."

    Community asks Mayor Hancock to fund safety improvements on Federal
    Community organizations request funding commitment for Federal Boulevard in the 2019 City Budget As the City is starting to put together its annual budget, the Denver Vision Zero Coalition and community organizations all along the Federal Boulevard corridor came together [...]
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May 12

May 11

RTD ROUTE 9 RIDER ALERT Temporary Detour Eff...

RTD ROUTE 9 RIDER ALERT Temporary Detour Effective: May 14, 2018 8:30AM - June 1, 2018 3:30PM Decatur St will be closed between 10th Ave & 8th Ave due to City of Denver paving & milling project. Passengers are advised to board at stops on 8th Ave or at stops west of Federal Blvd Eastbound: From W 10th Ave, Right Federal Blvd, Left 8th Ave to regular route Westbound: Continue 8th Ave, Right Federal Blvd, Left W 10th Ave to regular route

    RTD Route 9 Rider Alert
    Temporary Detour Effective: May 14, 2018 8:30AM - June 1, 2018 3:30PM Decatur St will be closed between 10th Ave & 8th Ave due to City of Denver paving & milling project.
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May 10

Villa Park Neighborhood shared Denver Parks a...

Who has been by to see the "bird nest" tower (actually called the mic tower) going up on the north side of Sanchez Park?

    Denver Parks and Recreation
    The "mic tower" at the new #ReImaginePlay-ground @ Paco Sanchez Park is taking shape! Re-Imagine Play is an innovative approach to #playground design that goes beyond traditional equipment such as...
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May 10

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