MICHAEL GREW UP IN DENVER, ONE OF TEN KIDS RAISED BY A SINGLE MOM IN PUBLIC HOUSING. HE NEVER GAVE UP, AND HE WILL ALWAYS FIGHT SO NO ONE IS LEFT BEHIND.
Mayor Hancock is working to extend – to everyone – the same types of opportunities that Denver offered to families like his. Because of his upbringing, the need to help others will always be a part of him. He’s creating a more equitable city so everyone here has access to a home, a job and a future.
As Mayor, he’s delivering a more modern, welcoming and progressive city by improving our parks, protecting our climate and fighting for the civil rights of all people.
Making Denver the Most Welcoming City
Creating a Diverse and Equitable Economy
Mayor Hancock is creating a more diverse and equitable economy so everyone has a chance to succeed. He’s working to raise wages, improve access to jobs, build more affordable housing and support local businesses. With 100,000 new jobs, 8,000 new businesses and doubling the city’s investment in affordable housing, Michael’s delivering a modern economy that works for everyone.