Legislative

  • Colorado CapitolDC Capitol CML supports cooperation among local, state, and federal officials to provide a strong partnership with Colorado's cities and towns. CML employs a dedicated advocacy team, a reliable source of information about legislative issues and their impact on Colorado's cities and towns and their residents.

     

    CML Policy Statement

    Each year, at our annual business meeting, CML members adopt our policy statement that guides our CML Executive Board, committees, and advocacy team during the legislative session.

     

    2019 Legislative Session

    Download the 2018 Colorado Laws Enacted Affecting Municipal Governments.

    Coming soon! CML will out legislative priorities for members of the 2019 Colorado General Assembly.  

  • CML Advocacy Team

    The CML advocacy team and a brief outline of their various responsibilities should help direct questions and comments of municipal members and key decisionmakers to the appropriate person.

    To email an advocacy team member, use the first initial of the first name, the entire last name, and @cml.org, for example, John Doe's email would be jdoe@cml.org. (Due to spam bots CML no longer lists email addresses on this page.) All staff can also be reached at 303-831-6411 or toll free at 866-578-0936.

  • Staff_BommerKDeputy Director: Kevin Bommer
    Kevin is responsible for directing the legislative program, and advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. In addition, he participates in workforce planning, budgeting, and staffing decisions, as well as oversees CML's strategic plan development and implementation. His advocacy issues include beer and liquor, marijuana, employment and labor, sales tax, pensions and retirement, fiscal policy, and other issues of municipal interest. He also assists in training and answering inquiries for municipal officials on various topics and authors the “CML Legislative Matters” blog. Kevin joined the League in 1999. 

    Morgan CullenLegislative & Policy Advocate: Morgan Cullen
    Morgan is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. His issues include economic development, sustainability; transportation and transit, municipal debt and finance, and utilities. He also assists in training and answering inquiries for municipal officials on various topics. Morgan joined the League in 2016.

     

    Brandy DeLangeLegislative & Policy Advocate: Brandy DeLange
    Brandy is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. Her issues include broadband, natural resources, environment, land use, and annexation. She also assists in training and answering inquiries for municipal officials on various topics. Brandy joined the League in 2018.

     

    Staff_StorrieMLegislative & Policy Advocate: Meghan Dollar
    Meghan is responsible for advocating municipal interests before the state legislature. Her issues include affordable housing, criminal justice and courts, public safety, lottery and gaming, historic preservation, and open meetings/open records. She also assists in training and answering inquiries for municipal officials on various topics. Meghan joined the League in 2011.