With the Delta variant surging, Denver has issued new public health orders requiring pre-K through 12th-grade students to wear masks at school and requiring city employees and some private-sector workers in high-risk settings to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
The Board of Ethics administers the Denver Code of Ethics(PDF, 169KB), which regulates the employees, elected officials, appointed officials and board and commission members of the Denver city government.
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Learn more about the process and purpose of the Ethics Board.
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The handbook is one tool with which we want to work with all of you to strive for excellence and the highest ethical standards in our work for the citizens of Denver.
Learn the procedure for how to file a complaint or inquiry with the Board of Ethics.
See upcoming meetings for the Board of Ethics. Unless otherwise noted, the Denver Board of Ethics will meet on the second Wednesday of each month at 9:00 a.m.
Contact the Board of Ethics for advisory opinions, citizen inquiries, or complaints and learn the process for how to request ethical advice.
Published on May 05, 2021
On April 26, 2021, City Council voted to pass a Bill that amends the Denver Code of Ethics.
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Published on February 16, 2021
Denver Board of Ethics releases its 2020 annual report.
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In March 2017, the Denver City Council established a Board of Ethics Nomination Committee to recommend persons to the Mayor and City Council to be appointed to the 5-member Denver Board of Ethics. The members of the Nomination Committee are:
Anyone who wishes to submit an application or to recommend another person may contact one or more of the Nominating Committee members at their e-mail addresses above. Information about the Denver Board of Ethics may be found at www.denvergov.org/ethics or by calling 720-865-8412.