For the 10th year, Denver Arts and Venues is prepared to pay artists $1,000 to $8,000 through the Urban Arts Fund to paint a mural in Denver.
The leader of Denver's Catholic community, Archbishop Samuel Aquila, put out a statement Tuesday calling for the end of the annual event that celebrates cannabis culture in Civic Center.
Catholic churches in Denver will not cut their ties with local Boy Scouts troops, but church-affiliated troops must follow church teachings.
"Usually, they want a blank canvas," Chavez said of taggers. "Something's happening. It's a new thing."