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The Civic Center Plaza building - location of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) - has closed off access to the public until further notice.

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DORA is the state's umbrella regulatory agency, charged with managing licensing and registration for multiple professions and businesses, implementing balanced regulation for Colorado industries, and protecting consumers. Our nearly 600 employees are dedicated to preserving the integrity of the marketplace and promoting a fair and competitive business environment throughout Colorado. 

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October 21, 2020
DENVER - The annual Medicare Open Enrollment has started and runs through Dec. 7. This is the time when more than 60 million people with Medicare across the country can review health and drug plans, and make changes to their health care coverage for next year, based on their financial and medical needs. Why is it important to compare plans for next year? Because plans change, and a person’s…
October 21, 2020
DENVER – A Public Utilities Commission (PUC) administrative law judge will conduct a remote public comment hearing on Wednesday, Oct. 28, on a request by Xcel Energy for approval of an updated wildfire mitigation plan and its associated cost recovery.
October 20, 2020
DENVER - With the temporary moratorium on disconnections ending on June 12, 2020, utilities in Colorado have begun issuing shutoff notices to electric and natural gas customers for non-payment of past due amounts. The Colorado Office of Consumer Counsel (OCC) and the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) want consumers to be aware of what to do if they receive a disconnection notice and…

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