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Best place for businesses & careers - Denver
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Ranking on the clean tech leadership index
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
CO has 4 of the top 10 cities for tech startups  
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For state technology and science index
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4th, US Clean Tech Leadership Index
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most economically competitive state
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Most highly educated state
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Rivers’ headwaters begin here
Breathtaking scenic & historic byways
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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best state on Gallup's well-being index
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Ranking for monthly energy costs in the US
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Colorado is home to 6 National Monuments
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Largest US state by acreage (104,093.57 Acres)
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CDBG-DR Recover CO grants & loans for biz's

Applications for the second round of funding for the Recover Colorado Business Grant and Loan program are now available.