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Feb 26, 2020

Survey Shows Denver’s Youth Marijuana Education Campaign Continues to Positively Influence Decision Making

For the second consecutive year, a survey of Denver teenagers is showing Denver’s High Costs marijuana youth education and prevention campaign is effectively discouraging youth from consuming adult-use marijuana

Aug 13, 2019

Denver and Elitch Gardens Partner for Youth Marijuana Education Stunt

To cap off the summer season as youth make their way back to school, the City and County of Denver and Elitch Gardens have partnered to showcase a bus with a new spin in support of the city’s larger High Costs youth marijuana education campaign.

Apr 10, 2019

New Rules in Denver for Short-Term Rentals Go into Effect Today

Denver is implementing new rules for short-term rental (STR) licenses which go into effect on April 10, 2019.

Mar 19, 2019

Youth Marijuana Education Campaign Proves Effective: New Survey Shows Denver’s Education Campaign Influences Decision Making

A little more than one year since Denver launched the High Costs marijuana youth education and prevention campaign, a new survey is showing Denver’s unique approach is paying dividends.

Dec 27, 2018

Denver Hits 5-Year Milestone of a Legal and Regulated Recreational Marijuana Market

January 1 will mark the 5-year anniversary of the world’s first commercial cannabis market. As Denver recognizes this milestone of successfully implementing recreational sales, here are some key stats about Denver’s marijuana market over this time.

Nov 21, 2018

Denver Pawn Brokers License Helping to Protect Pawn Shop Consumers on Black Friday

For consumers looking for deals in Denver pawn shops, there’s an extra layer of security to reduce the chances of purchasing stolen goods, a Pawnbrokers License required for pawnbrokers in Denver. Pawnbroker licensees are required to register for and utilize a computer database for reporting transactions, which has resulted in more stolen goods being recovered in Denver pawn shops.

Oct 4, 2018

New Training and Background Check Requirements Implemented by Denver for Security Guards on Nov 1

The most commonly issued professional license in Denver is undergoing major changes. Denver is replacing the Merchant Guard Individual and Merchant Guard Company Licenses with a new Security Guard and Private Security Employer Licenses effective on November 1.

Aug 09, 2018

New Denver Report Shows an Increase in Tax Revenue and a Decline in Marijuana-Related Crime

Retail marijuana sales and projected marijuana tax revenue are up, and marijuana-related crime continues to drop. Those are a few of the key statistics released by Denver in the City’s 2018 Annual Marijuana Report.

Jan 19, 2018

Security Guard Advisory Committee (SGAC) Announcement

The City and County of Denver is convening an advisory committee to make recommendations for rules and regulations related to the revised Security Guard licensing ordinance as adopted by City Council in early November.


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