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Kids, Farmers, and Communities Get a Triple Win

Terri Livermore, Policy Director A Triple Win?! That’s great! What is it? It’s when multiple groups, in this case three (triple!), all realize a benefit from the same action, policy, or program. In this case, a statewide policy (HB19-1132) that... Read More

Denver’s Land Use & Transportation Blueprint

Denver’s Land Use & Transportation Blueprint “A possible step towards racial equity” For the past three years, I have had the opportunity to sit on the Denver Blueprint Task Force. Essentially, the Denver Blueprint is an effort to establish a... Read More

LiveWell Colorado Policy Update – December 2018

2019 Legislative Session is Just Around the Corner! As we say goodbye to 2018 and look ahead to 2019, LiveWell’s policy team is gearing up for another legislative session. The Colorado General Assembly convenes on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, and... Read More

HEAL Legislation Expected in 2019

As we say goodbye to 2018 and look ahead to 2019, LiveWell’s policy team is gearing up for another legislative session. The Colorado General Assembly convenes on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, and wraps up on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. As... Read More

LiveWell Colorado 2018 Election Recap

The Big Picture National Look While it might not have been a blue tsunami, the surf was definitely up on election night. Most notably, the U.S. House of Representatives flipped blue with the Democrats picking up 39 seats to gain... Read More

2018 HEAL Summit Recap

2018 HEAL Summit Recap The 2018 HEAL Summit was a great success. With over 170 participants, this was the largest Summit yet. Both days started with impactful messages from our keynote speakers: Qiana Mickie, Executive Director of Just Food and... Read More

Highlights from the 2018 HEAL Summit

2018 HEAL Summit Highlights   The 2018 HEAL Summit was a great success. With over 170 participants, this was the largest Summit yet. Both days started with impactful messages from our keynote speakers: Qiana Mickie, Executive Director of Just Food... Read More

FULL REPORT – DOUBLE UP FOOD BUCKS 2017 EVALUATION

We’re pleased to announce the release of the full report of our Double Up Food Bucks 2017 Evaluation. Funded by a USDA Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) grant and with the help of partners statewide, LiveWell launched the Double Up... Read More

Farm to ECE: A Movement That’s Getting Kids Eating (and Preparing) Healthy Food

In partnership with Michigan State University Center for Regional Food Systems, the National Farm to School Network conducted a survey of early care and education (ECE) providers across the United States to gain insight into their interest in and current... Read More

Preguntas frecuentes – Fondo de financiación del transporte

¿Cómo financiamos la infraestructura de transporte de Colorado actualmente? El Departamento de Transporte de Colorado (CDOT) se financia principalmente a través del impuesto a la gasolina. El impuesto estatal a la gasolina es de 22 centavos por galón, una cantidad... Read More