City & County

City Contacts:
Office of the Mayor
Mike Johnston
Phone: 720-865-9000
Contact: Mayor's Office - City and County of Denver ( 
Police District 3
Commander Rick Kyle
Non-emergency dispatch: 720-913-2000
Main Office: 720-913-1300
City Council Members
District 5 Councilperson: Amanda Sawyer
Phone: 720-337-5555
Councilperson at Large: Serena Gonzales-Gutierrez
Phone: 720-337-7712

Councilperson at Large: Sarah Parady
Phone: 720-337-7713
General Contacts:
Call 311 for non-emergency city services 7 days a week. You will be given a tracking number and directed to the proper office for help. 
Recycle, Compost, and Trash: The City and County of Denver collects more than 220,000 tons of waste from Denver homes each year. That's an average of 1.2 tons per household each year. The city provides an app: Denver Trash and Recycling. For specific information: 
Damaged Trees, Broken Branches, and Disposal:
  • Property owners are responsible for cleanup of debris from trees as well as their pruning needs on private property and from trees within the public right-of-way adjacent to their property.
  • If a tree limb is broken on a tree within a public right of way, or you have general questions about the condition of a public right of way tree, please contact Denver Forestry for assistance
  • For trees on private property, citizens can visit for a list of licensed and insured tree care contractors.
  • If emergency removal of a fallen tree or tree branch is needed to clear a street, the city can assist through an established on-call contract; however the cost of the work will be billed to the responsible property owner.
  • Denver Public Works Solid Waste Management collects a limited amount of branches as part of its regular trash collection service.
  • Tie loose branches in bundles no longer than 4 feet in length and in bundles weighing no more than 50 pounds. No branches may exceed 4 inches in diameter. A maximum of 10 branch bundles per household will be collected per scheduled Extra Trash service collection (every 4 weeks). 
  • Denver residents can also drop off branches at the Cherry Creek Recycling Drop-off center located near East Cherry Creek South Drive and South Quebec Street. Hours of operation can be found on the city's website.
Parking Permits: For questions or an application for a Residential Parking Passes:
Snow Removal: For current information: Snow Removal - City and County of Denver ( Denver Snow Angels programs also offers assistance, Denver Snow Angels