Recent Streetsblog DENVER posts about John Hickenlooper

Highways Wrecked Cities 60 Years Ago — Has Denver Learned Anything Since?

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Here’s a video by Vox that offers a breezy history of highways and how the government rammed them through cities — usually at the expense of disadvantaged neighborhoods that lacked political power. Denver knows how that worked out. Residents of Globeville, Elyria, and Swansea have dealt with the pollution, noise, and blight of I-70 since the 1960s. Now Governor John Hickenlooper’s […]