The city administration has told its police oversight agency to butt out of cases involving the police chief and sheriff.
Construction could start as soon as June 2019 and finish three years later, the plan states.
The city received a "concept" for an 81-floor building at 17th and California streets.
You may know it better as the skyscraper changing your view as you drive into Denver on Speer Boulevard.
Crown Architecture and Consulting has been tapped to design what could one day be Denver's tallest building.
Republicans Sen. Cory Gardner and Rep. Scott Tipton said having the agency be headquartered out West would improve decision-making.