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CRL Associates, Inc. is a leading government relations, public affairs and strategic communications firm assisting clients achieve greater levels of success in Colorado and across the country for over 30 years. CRL delivers measurable results using proven strategies and innovative solutions to reach and influence national, regional and local elected officials and governments of all sizes. We help our clients craft and implement integrated strategies that connect them with top decision-makers, shape public opinion and transform public policy.

Clients often engage CRL Associates when the stakes are high: during a crisis, a project launch or any period of fundamental change or transition. We offer a unique mix of strategy, creativity, experience and comprehensive service capabilities to help clients solve problems and seize opportunities.

CRL's philosophy is straightforward: we view ourselves as an extension of our client's team. We believe our clients must see us as fundamental to their success. Our job is to make their job easier every day.

Public Affairs and Communication

  • Public education
  • Stakeholder outreach and engagement
  • Crisis communications
  • Partnerships and ally development
  • Grass-tops and grass-roots mobilization
  • Media relations and training
  • Multi-cultural and multi-lingual outreach

Government Relations

  • Legislative strategies, monitoring and analysis
  • Policy and regulatory intelligence and advocacy
  • Strategic planning and message development
  • Coalition building
  • Political analysis and positioning
  • Corporate issue management
  • Public-private partnerships

Land Use and Development

  • Rezoning and entitlements
  • Infrastructure development
  • Comprehensive and local planning
  • Public financing procurement
  • Permit expediting
  • Special District creation
  • Historic preservation and affordable housing

Grassroots Outreach

  • Issue advocacy
  • Public education and mobilization
  • Grassroots marketing
  • Stakeholder inventory and coordination
  • Coalition management
  • Opposition identification and neutralization

Campaign Consulting

  • Strategy and message development
  • Polling and public research
  • Fundraising and donor outreach
  • Coalition building and alliances
  • Web sites and social media
  • Collateral development
  • Paid media
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