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District 1 Runoff Debate Announced

runoff-debate

JPUN is excited to be a co-sponsor of an upcoming City Council District 1 runoff debate between candidates Amanda Sandoval and Mike Somma. The debate will be hosted by Regis University on Wednesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. And just prior, Clerk and Recorder runoff candidates Paul Lopez and Peg Perl will debate at 6:30 p.m.

Important 2019 Run-off Election Dates

  • May 20: Ballots begin mailing to active voters
  • May 20: Drop-boxes open across the City
  • May 28: Vote Centers open
  • June 4: Last day to vote
    • Vote Centers open 7am – 7pm
    • Ballots must be received by 7pm

JPUN’s April Newsletter Is Now Available!

  • The annual Jefferson Park Day is set for Saturday, May 18.
  • Join us on Tuesday, April 9 for our General Membership Meeting; 6:30 PM in the rear chapel at Riverside Church. District 1 City Council District 1 Candidate Amanda Sandoval will be our featured speaker
  • Music @ Jefferson Park will be back this summer with concert dates in July and August. Come help us plan!

JPUN April 2019 Newsletter

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The Area South Of Mile High Is Set To Change: Come Learn More April 4!

South Stadium Public Meeting #3

District 1 City Council Candidate Forum

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JPUN is excited to join with several other neighborhood organizations and Regis University to host a dynamic forum where you can hear candidates share their visions and ideas for our council district – District 1.

Join on Wednesday, March 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Mountain View Center in Claver Hall (use entrance 4 at Lowell and 52nd)

Check out JPUN’s March Newsletter!

  • Join us on Tuesday, March 12 for our General Membership Meeting; 6:30 PM in the rear chapel at Riverside Church.  Hear from Robin Kniech, our guest speaker, as she gives updates on citywide policy initiatives related to affordable housing, job training, minimum wage, sustainability, and quality of life.
  • The wait may soon be over for the delayed La Loma development. A new set of plans has been submitted to the city. See the new renderings and learn about changes to the number of units, types of units, and look of the tower.
  • See the March 2019 JPUN Newsletter

 

Important: City Updating Blueprint Denver

Join the conversation about this important topic at the JPUN General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, October 9th at 6:30 p.m. (Rear Chapel of Riverside Church).

Blueprint Denver is a citywide land use and transportation plan first developed in 2002. On August 6, 2018 the city published a “draft” update to the plan which would have new ramifications for the Jefferson Park neighborhood.

Click here to learn more!

Street Closures Saturday, Sept 8

blueshoeThe annual Blue Shoe Run for Prostate Cancer will take place on Saturday, September 8. Several streets along and south of 23rd Avenue will be closed between about 8 a.m. and 9 a.m including the following streets:

MILE HIGH STADIUM CIRCLE
WEST COLFAX AVENUE
WALNUT STREET
I-25 ON RAMP FROM 23RD AVENUE
23RD AVENUE BETWEEN DECATUR STREET & ELIOT STREET
CLAY STREET BETWEEN 23RD AVENUE AND MILE HIGH STADIUM CIRCLE

While local access and detour routes will be provided, you may want to schedule Saturday morning trips outside of this time period to minimize any inconvenience.

Check out the Blue Shoe Run Course Map
And for information on the run including how to register go here.