The Apartment Association of Metro Denver says that June 2018's average rent was just over $1,484.
“I don’t know how much more parents can pay,” said Diane Price, who heads a nonprofit network of seven centers in Colorado Springs.
Licensed child care — particularly for children 3 and younger — is hard to come by in this north Denver neighborhood.
For my family and for many others, summer isn't the open-ended free time I remember from my own childhood.
The Robert Steele Gymnasium, 3914 King St., was built in 1914 to provide a place for play and social opportunities for the children of northwest Denver.