Denver, alongside our regional partners, requires masks in indoor settings for most businesses and venues. Businesses can opt to verify vaccinations before entry, in which case masks would not be required.
Adopt a pet, find a pet, and get info on animals in Denver.
Denver has an independently-elected Auditor to serve as a check and balance on Denver’s “strong mayor” form of government. Timothy M. O’Brien, CPA, was elected to a four-year term as Denver’s 24th Auditor in 2015 and re-elected in 2019. The Auditor’s Office is responsible for internal audit services and prevailing wage and minimum wage enforcement.
The Board's sole duty is to hear and decide cases regarding the Denver Zoning Code.
The Board of Ethics administers the Denver Code of Ethics, which regulates the employees, elected officials, appointed officials, and board and commission members of the Denver city government.
The Denver Brownfields Program (DBP) is committed to working in partnership with stakeholders to facilitate and support the Brownfields redevelopment process in the City and County of Denver.
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The Citizen Oversight Board is responsible for assessing whether the Office of the Independent Monitor is effectively performing its duties, making recommendations regarding policy and training issues, and addressing issues of concern to the community and other interested stakeholders.
The City Attorney’s Office serves as the legal adviser to the Mayor, City Council, City Auditor, City Clerk & Recorder, and all City departments and agencies.
The Civil Service Commission is responsible for administering the testing process for entry-level and promotional positions within the Denver Fire and Police departments, policy administration, and hearing disciplinary appeals of classified members.