They want local voters to decide whether to raise city sales taxes by 0.25 percentage points.
A pilot program would need authorization from the Colorado General Assembly and the Denver City Council. The process is likely to be contentious.
Plenty of people have continued to use even while saying that they should quit. That's the definition of substance-use disorder.
Government agencies in Denver just announced a new strategy for treating drug addiction and reducing the number of people in jail.
A woman and her grandchild saw two bodies near Five Points yesterday. She wishes she had said something.
"We thought maybe he was tired. We had no idea that he had just fallen over dead."