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City Hall Reporter — Denver Post

City hall reporter for @DenverPost. Formerly @IndyStar. Colorado native + lover of good music, trails and beer. jmurray[at]denverpost .com, 303.954.1405

Ethics opinion gives leeway to Denver councilwoman but urges caution

denverpost.com — Stacie Gilmore's husband, Scott Gilmore, is a parks department appointee, raising questions about conflicts of interest Posted: 07/28/2015 05:20:57 PM MDT Updated: 07/28/2015 05:21:05 PM MDT A new Denver City Council member's marriage to a mayoral appointee in the parks department creates a "significant potential" for conflicts of interest to arise, the city's Board of Ethics says in an advisory opinion.
Jul 28, 2015

Ethics opinion gives leeway to Denver Councilwoman @SGilmoreDist11 but urges caution: dpo.st/1GZZ7cr via @jonmurray

Denver candidate won't face campaign finance violation court case

denverpost.com — City attorney's office says criminal burden of proof was factor in deciding not to press case against Sean Bradley Posted: 07/22/2015 12:28:30 PM MDT Updated: 07/22/2015 12:35:45 PM MDT An unsuccessful candidate for Denver City Council won't face a court case over an alleged violation of local campaign finance rules.
Jul 27, 2015

RT @JonMurray: ICYMI: Denver candidate won't face campaign finance violation court case: dpo.st/1KkI904 via @jonmurray

Jul 27, 2015

ICYMI: Denver candidate won't face campaign finance violation court case: dpo.st/1KkI904 via @jonmurray

Jul 22, 2015

Former Denver candidate Sean Bradley won't face campaign finance violation court case: dpo.st/1KkI904 via @jonmurray

In final act, Denver Auditor Dennis Gallagher fires once more at mayor

denverpost.com — Dings administration over public records, I-70 redevelopment Posted: 07/20/2015 05:37:49 PM MDT Updated: 07/20/2015 05:40:31 PM MDT Moments before his 12-year run ended Monday, outgoing Denver Auditor Dennis Gallagher fired a final missive in a recurring feud.
Jul 21, 2015

RT @denverpost: In final act, Denver Auditor Dennis Gallagher fires once more at mayor: dpo.st/1VmSZWG via @jonmurray

Jul 21, 2015

ICYMI: In final act, Denver Auditor Dennis Gallagher fires once more at mayor: dpo.st/1VmSZWG via @jonmurray

Denver's Hancock says $15M is goal for new affordable housing funding

denverpost.com — Mayor Michael Hancock's inaugural address also includes support for college tax, sheriff reform and access to alternative mobility options Posted: 07/20/2015 03:57:16 PM MDT Updated: 07/20/2015 03:57:16 PM MDT Denver Mayor Michael Hancock said at the start of his second term Monday that his administration would aim to generate $15 million a year for affordable housing efforts.
Jul 21, 2015

RT @NoCoGovtAffairs: Denver's Mayor says $15M is goal for new affordable housing funding: dpo.st/1Vmw8dJ via @jonmurray

New Denver council members face power imbalance with Mayor Hancock

denverpost.com — Seven new City Council members will be sworn in Monday with six returnees and other city officials, including Hancock Posted: 07/20/2015 12:01:00 AM MDT Some of the new Denver City Council members who will take office Monday campaigned against overdevelopment and pledged to reform policies that they said were working against neighborhoods.

Mayor Michael Hancock to support college tax in inauguration speech

denverpost.com — At swearing-in ceremony for second term, mayor also will discuss plans for affordable housing, economic strategy Posted: 07/20/2015 12:01:00 AM MDT Denver Mayor Michael Hancock will throw his support Monday behind a ballot measure proposing a sales tax to help students with college costs.

Denver auditor's office prepares for leader with different approach

denverpost.com — Dennis Gallagher, longtime political fixture, will hand over powerful office to Tim O'Brien on Monday Posted: 07/19/2015 12:01:00 AM MDT Updated: 07/19/2015 12:21:44 AM MDT Searing reports that decried city government waste and ineffectiveness elevated the Denver auditor's office to a more prominent role under Dennis Gallagher.
Jul 19, 2015

Trust me, an interesting topic: Denver auditor's office prepares for leader with different approach denverpost.com/politics/ci_28…

Jul 20, 2015

Story from yesterday: Denver auditor's office prepares for leader with different approach: dpo.st/1J8Ln5m via @jonmurray

Audit: Denver's bike plan suffers from cheap funding, slowing pace

denverpost.com — "Denver Moves" plan, approved in 2011, aims to add 270 miles of on-street lanes and trails Posted: 07/16/2015 10:32:50 AM MDT Updated: 07/16/2015 10:32:51 AM MDT Denver's much-touted bike and pedestrian mobility plan is moving at a snail's pace because city officials have failed to set aside enough money to pay for it, a new audit says.
Jul 16, 2015

RT @DenverPostBrk: Audit: Denver's bike plan suffers from cheap funding, slowing pace dpo.st/1O8VIxv

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Hearing officer finds one possible violation by Denver candidate

denverpost.com — Most campaign finance issues were corrected by Sean Bradley after complaint was filed, findings say Posted: 07/13/2015 05:25:33 PM MDT Updated: 07/13/2015 05:25:44 PM MDT A hearing officer who reviewed a campaign finance complaint against an unsuccessful Denver City Council candidate found that a single violation may have occurred.
Jul 13, 2015

Hearing officer finds one possible violation by Denver candidate: dpo.st/1Rvc8WV via @jonmurray

Big decisions dominated terms of departing Denver council members

denverpost.com — Charlie Brown, Jeanne Faatz among 7 officials ending their terms this month Posted: 07/12/2015 12:01:00 AM MDT Updated: 07/12/2015 12:40:20 AM MDT The largest changeover on the Denver City Council since 2003 will usher out seven members who tackled big issues with reverberating effects.
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Jul 28, 2015

Supporters push to name new rec center after late councilwoman Carla Madison; @hickforco backs idea dpo.st/1fF9ahj #copolitics

Jul 28, 2015

Ethics opinion gives leeway to Denver Councilwoman @SGilmoreDist11 but urges caution: dpo.st/1GZZ7cr via @jonmurray

Jul 28, 2015

RT @SteveRaabeDP: I'm logging off after 29 years at The Denver Post. Thanks to all my colleagues and sources who made this a dream gig!

Jul 28, 2015

A couple interesting breweries missing: Great American Beer Festival announces 2015 brewery lineup: dpo.st/1KwyYHa via @egorski

Jul 28, 2015

Shadowy informant testifies in Denver bar massacre trial: dpo.st/1GYYik6 via @denverpost

Jul 28, 2015

RT @denverpost: BREAKING: Google-backed ZenPayroll plans to hire 1,750 people in #Denver dpo.st/1GYEKMU by @aliciawallace #jobs

Jul 28, 2015

Denver has put out new bikeways map, update from 2012 map w/ 39 more miles: denvergov.org/Portals/708/do…

Jul 28, 2015

RT @emilierusch: Old Asarco smelter site in Globeville finally turns the page on its toxic past as Trammell Crow begins construction: dpo.st/1OMXc1j



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