Interestingly, the Denver Police Protective Association is currently suing Aurora's government over their policy on body camera footage.
Hancock described the marijuana industry as “stepping up” and asking to be part of the solution.
Cities around the U.S. are struggling with Denver’s big question: What do you do about harassment in elected office?
Denver City Council suggested that it would "lead by example" by creating a policy for reporting and investigating complaint about its members.
The council is the only body of city government with the power to punish or investigate Hancock in this case.
The announcement comes just a week before the Denver City Council is set to consider the new housing plan Erik Soliván helped write.
The new hire will oversee up to 20 people and a $20 million budget within Denver's Office of Economic Development.
Housing advocates and some members of Denver City Council have pushed for months for the city to dedicate more money for affordable housing.
By the second quarter of 2018 (that's spring), the city should be ready to start taking out the new debt approved by voters, Mayor Michael Hancock said.
Featured alongside the mayors of Los Angeles, Louisville and Boston, Michael Hancock is described as a "low-key leader" who's living out a childhood dream.
The bigger question – of whether travelers are especially violent – is much murkier.
The Rose Andom Center aims to make justice easier for people who have been in abusive relationships and suffered domestic violence.