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Making Downtown Denver the Healthiest Workplace in America

On November 17, hundreds of business and community leaders throughout Denver will come together to hear key recommendations from a project clearly worthy of our attention – Work Well, Live Well: Making Downtown Denver the Healthiest Workplace in America.  For the... Read More

Shaping the Future for Colorado’s Bicyclists and Pedestrians

LiveWell Colorado is thrilled to play a role in helping the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) develop the first-ever Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan. Through the Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, we will make it easier and safer for employees... Read More

A 2012 Resolution for All: Help Make Colorado a Healthier Place for Everyone

As we start 2012, many of us are thinking about our New Year’s resolutions, including the extra trips we’re going to make to the gym and the delicious desserts we’re going to forego. With these goals on the top of... Read More

Let’s Improve Our Grades

Looking at the results of the 2011 Colorado Health Report Card, I feel like a parent of a “gifted” student who continues to bring home disappointing grades. Though the Report Card shows the state is making gains in health coverage for... Read More

Celebrate National Employee Wellness Month and Improve the Health of Your Company

As National Employee Wellness Month, June is the perfect time to start or build momentum for employee wellness initiatives and programs at your company. If you’re looking for reasons to start these programs, there are many – including the serious effects... Read More

Participate in Better Block Jefferson Park on June 23

The Better Block Team Denver urban neighborhoods are full of hidden gems. Once vibrant places have rich history of streetcars, local commerce and community activities. But many of those places have lost their splendor in the last half century when... Read More

The Ride of a Lifetime – Race Across AMerica (RAAM)

In 2010, Ann Lantz and I competed in the bicycle race, Race Across the West (RAW) as part of a 4 woman team who, set a record for the race. RAW is a shorter version of Race Across AMerica (RAAM),... Read More

Taking a Field Trip to LiveWell Colorado’s Communities

It’s July, which means that most schools are out for the summer and field trips won’t resume for a couple more months. However, here at LiveWell Colorado, our “field trips” continue all year long.    I spent a few hours... Read More

Get Inspired by the LiveWell Rally Man

With the Olympics in full swing, our country is cheering on and rallying behind athletes who fill us with inspiration and awe as they accomplish incredible – almost otherworldly – feats.  The LiveWell Rally Man, the newest member of our team,... Read More

Join LiveWell Colorado and BikeDenver for Viva Streets This Sunday

LiveWell Colorado and BikeDenver are teaming up to bring Denver residents the city’s second annual Viva Streets event to celebrate our city streets’ potential to get people moving, to bring neighbors together, and to strengthen Colorado’s healthy, active culture.  This Sunday, August 12, from 10am... Read More