News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2022

Little kids, big trucks, family fun at annual Public Works Play Date

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Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD) hosts its popular Public Works Play Date on Friday, June 10 in Centennial. The free community event for families features fun and educational activities related to the services provided by PWD divisions, ...

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Arapahoe County - Homepage Spotlight
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Arapahoe County’s outdoor summer movie series kicks off June 23

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Pictures on the Plains is back at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds in Aurora for a third year in a row! Tickets are $5 and include free popcorn, movie-themed activities for the entire family, and a movie under the stars. Featuring Jurassic Park (1...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Prescription drug distribution

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Take this week’s survey to help us understand prescription drug distribution from Tri-County Health’s clinics

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Building a public health department

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Arapahoe County formally begins process for creating single-county public health department

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News Flash

Posted on: May 25, 2022

Youth Awards celebrates 23 area high school seniors

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For the first time since 2019, Arapahoe County was able to host the annual Mayors and Commissioners Youth Awards in person, honoring 23 area high school seniors who have overcome a wide range of obstacles to achieve personal and academic...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Board approves development plan for Potter's House Church property

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Development of the former Potter’s House Church property within the Four Square Mile Neighborhood has cleared its first hurdle, as the Board of County Commissioners have approved a general development plan.

Commissioners voted unanimously for the...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Little kids, big trucks, family fun at annual Public Works Play Date

Kids playing in a sandbox

Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD) hosts its popular Public Works Play Date on Friday, June 10 in Centennial. The free community event for families features fun and educational activities related to the services provided by PWD divisions, ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Get the facts about election results

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Rumors and disinformation about how elections workers count, report and certify election results abound. Take three minutes to get the truth from an expert source. 

The Clerk and Recorder’s Office just produced a short, informative video...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Read the May 20 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

Outdoor summer movie series kicks off June 23; Register to vote; Commissioner events focus on homelessness; Seeking commercial vendors for County Fair; Take the weekly health dept. survey; And more...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Meet with Commissioner Nancy Jackson (District 4) in person on May 26

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Our Conversations with a Commissioner events return to in-person gatherings! Meet with Commissioner Nancy Jackson (District 4) and learn more about our latest efforts to address homelessness and provide feedback to the commissioner about all County busine...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Arapahoe County’s outdoor summer movie series kicks off June 23

Pictures on the Plains logo

Pictures on the Plains is back at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds in Aurora for a third year in a row! Tickets are $5 and include free popcorn, movie-themed activities for the entire family, and a movie under the stars. Featuring Jurassic Park (1...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Wool Spinning at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

Learn Wool Spinning at 17 Mile House

Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and discover how animal wool is spun into the sweaters we wear. Featured activity: try wool carding by hand and dye your own sheep’s wool! We will also offer small-group tours of the historic 17 Mile House and barn.

Saturday...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Read the May 13 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

Eviction Clinic Pilot Program launched; Conversations with Commissioners focuses on homelessness; Public feedback sought for Potter’s House Church property; Public Works Week—Ready and Resilient; And more...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Meet with Commissioner Nancy Sharpe (District 2) in person on May 19

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Our Conversations with a Commissioner events return to in-person gatherings! Meet with Commissioner Nancy Sharpe (District 2) and learn more about our latest efforts to address homelessness and provide feedback to the commissioner about all County busines...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Public Works—Ready and Resilient

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Earlier this year, Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD) received accreditation from the American Public Works Association (APWA) for a second time—a feat that took a lot of hard work to achieve.

The accreditation process was a major...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Arapahoe County, Colorado Legal Services launch Eviction Clinic Pilot Program

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Arapahoe County residents who are facing potential eviction now have access to possible alternatives. The County is partnering with Colorado Legal Services (CLS), which provides civil legal services to low-income Coloradans, for an Eviction Clinic Pilot P...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Public feedback sought for Potter’s House Church property

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The Board of County Commissioners’ public hearing for the proposed rezoning of the Potter’s House Church property within the Four Square Mile Neighborhood will be held during its second meeting in May. 

The hearing is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. May 2...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Read the May 6 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

Public Health services to protect medically underserved, community health; Elections reminds voters of new districts, precinct numbers; Property tax appeals window is open; and much more...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Arapahoe County Public Health services to protect medically underserved, community health

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As Arapahoe County moves through the complex process of setting up its single-county public health department, one of the primary questions County officials have received is which services will the new health department provide? Arapahoe County’s priority...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Meet with Commissioner Bill Holen (District 5) in person on May 12

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Our Conversations with a Commissioner events return to in-person gatherings! Meet with Commissioner Bill Holen (District 5) and learn more about our latest efforts to address homelessness and provide feedback to the commissioner about all County business....

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Meet with Commissioner Jeff Baker (District 3) in person on May 11

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Our Conversations with a Commissioner events return to in-person gatherings! Meet with Commissioner Jeff Baker (District 3) and learn more about our latest efforts to address homelessness and provide feedback to the commissioner about all County business....

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Arapahoe County Elections reminds voters of new districts, precinct numbers

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The Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder’s Office is advising voters that their precinct or district numbers may have changed as a result of the 2022 redistricting process and these changes may affect Congressional or State legislative contests that appear ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: May 2, 2022

The property tax appeals process is now open through June 1

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We offer multiple convenient ways to file appeals for residential and business property owners. For more information, email Valuationappealappointment@arapahoegov.com, call 303-795-4600, or visit www.arapahoegov.com/assessor.

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Cheyenne-Arapaho Park expansion project to benefit community

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Construction will begin mid-May 2022 on a project to renovate and activate the west side of Cheyenne-Arapaho Park in the Four Square Mile area of unincorporated Arapahoe County. The 4.6-acre park located at 9200 E. Iowa Ave. approximately one-half mile no...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Meet with Commissioner Carrie Warren-Gully (District 1) in person on May 5

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Our Conversations with a Commissioner events return to in-person gatherings! Meet with Commissioner Carrie Warren-Gully (District 1) and learn more about our latest efforts to address homelessness and provide feedback to the commissioner about all County ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Read the April 29 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

County Board returns to in-person district events!; Street sweeping suspended in some areas; What do County Commissioners do?; Work begins on Parker Rd Overpass; Call for commercial vendors for annual fair; And more...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

County 101: The Role of County Commissioners

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By now you’re aware that Arapahoe County is run by a board of commissioners, but you may still be wondering exactly what commissioners do. As part of our County 101 series, we’ve created this short video that outlines the many ways the Arapahoe County Boa...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Arapahoe County Board returns to in-person district events!

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Q2 Conversations with a Commissioner focuses on combatting homelessness

Starting May 5, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) will resume holding its Conversations with a Commissioner events in person. These one-hour town halls will provide upd...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 27, 2022

Staffing shortages force suspension of street sweeping in unincorporated Arapahoe County

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Arapahoe County Public Works and Development is suspending its annual Spring Street Sweeping Program due to a staffing shortage affecting 30 percent of its workforce. The County’s Road and Bridge division is unable to simultaneously support stre...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Stage 2 Open Burning Ban

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Due to the extremely dry conditions in unincorporated Arapahoe County, Centennial, Foxfield, and Deer Trail, Arapahoe County is in stage 2 open burn ban.

In stage 2 open burn ban:

No fireworks or any other outdoor fires including, but not limited to, campfi...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Read the April 22 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

5 Sustainability Tips to Celebrate Earth Day; Upcoming Conversations with Commissioners addresses homelessness; Last chance to apply for our foundational board of health; Jobseekers earn bigger paychecks with A/D Works!

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Work begins on Parker Road Overpass for High Plains Trail

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Arapahoe County Open Spaces, Public Works & Development, and Jalisco International, Inc. will start construction of the Parker Road Overpass for High Plains Trail on Monday, April 25. 

The Open Spaces project will improve regional trail connec...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 20, 2022

5 sustainability tips to celebrate Earth Day

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Arapahoe County has an internal, four-part program to help us practice sustainability and do our part to protect the environment by focusing on energy, waste diversion, indoor water, and landscape water. Our 25-employee sustainability task force advocates...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

How to protect your flock from Avian Influenza

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Have backyard chickens? Please use the following resources for information regarding the current Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) outbreak.

Call your veterinarian if your flock shows signs of influenza or you suspect exposure.

No Vet? You can also c...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Read the April 15 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

Arapahoe County seeking foundational Board of Health candidates; Get involved with our Citizen Boards and Committees; Maximizing the use of navigators in accessing County services; Spring street sweeping begins; And more...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Help guide the County’s future on our Citizen Boards and Committees

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When you serve as a volunteer on one of our many citizen advisory bodies, you’ll provide input into the County’s decision-making process in a wide variety of areas while the County benefits from your knowledge, experience and expertise...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Maximizing the use of navigators in accessing County services

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Local governments are constantly trying to streamline their services, but no matter how much progress they make there always will be layers of processes that residents must complete to receive these services. This can be especially difficult for those liv...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 13, 2022

The Regional Transportation District wants your feedback on fares

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The Regional Transportation District (RTD) wants your feedback as it regards fares. The agency is currently conducting a survey and planning community meetings to understand what the public thinks about fares and to gather feedback on current fares and ho...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Arapahoe County seeking foundational Board of Health candidates

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As part of Arapahoe County’s new health department creation process, the County has opened the application process to secure candidates for its foundational board of health. The single-county health department will open by Jan. 1, 2023, replacin...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 7, 2022

It's spring street sweeping time for unincorporated Arapahoe County!

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Beginning Monday, April 18, crews will begin in the western part of the County and move east. Residents can help in this effort by making sure curbs and gutters are clear of debris and that you move your vehicles off the street during your scheduled week ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Water bugs at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and learn about water critters living in Cherry Creek from City & County of Denver Environmental Educator Donny Roush. Take a short, guided nature walk with Casey Davenhill from Cherry Creek Stewardship Partners. Featur...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Read the April 8 edition of The County Line

The County Line Spring 2022

Tips for emergency preparedness and home insurance protection; Area minority groups see significant family income gains; Take the weekly health department survey; County Elections seeks public comment; And more...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Arapahoe/Douglas Works! lauds significant median family income gains for area minority groups

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Multiple factors have contributed to the median family income for Arapahoe County’s Black/African American and Hispanic/Latino communities growing significantly faster than the national average between 2014 and 2019. This is the conclusion of a ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 6, 2022

Tips for emergency preparedness and home insurance protection

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The Marshall Fire was one of the most devastating fires in Colorado history. On Dec. 30, 2021, fires raged across more than 6,000 acres, through Boulder County, destroying more than 1,000 homes and structures in a day. 

Unfortunately, one of the c...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Read the April 1 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

County enters next phase in public health department planning; April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month; Take the weekly health department survey; Meet the beekeepers at 17 Mile House; And more...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Arapahoe County enters next phase in public health department planning

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On Tuesday, March 29, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board) launched the next phase of planning for the County’s new public health department. This new department will serve as the County’s public health services provider effective Jan. 1, 20...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 29, 2022

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

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Child abuse and neglect is a serious problem affecting every segment of our society. We all play a role in preventing this from happening, and finding solutions requires input and action from everyone. 

Each April is National Child Abuse Preventio...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 25, 2022

Read the March 25 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

County updates building codes; Health department telephone town hall on March 30; Take the weekly health department survey; Learn how elections work; And more...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

County updates building codes to comply with international standards

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Starting April 1, new Code and Design Criteria for residential and commercial buildings within unincorporated Arapahoe County will go into effect. 

The new code was approved by the Board of County Commissioners in November 2021 a...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Meet the beekeepers at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and learn the basics of honeybees, beekeeping, and bee-friendly gardens from the farm’s apiarists Joe and Debbie Komperda. Featured activity: make your own beeswax candle!

Saturday, April 9, 20229 a.m.–12...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Get the latest updates on the formation of the County public health department

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Arapahoe County invites residents to a virtual town hall on Wednesday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. to hear about our approach to forming a single-county public health department. Arapahoe County commissioners and County staff will provide an overview o...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Public health is more than you think

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Programs help communities thrive by preventing disease, reducing accidents, and encouraging safety. Learn more about what public heath is, and isn't...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Read the March 18 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

Addressing homelessness through partnerships; Learn what a health department does, and doesn't; Congress passes two laws to aid military veterans; And more...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

Third public meeting about the Arcadia Park Project set for March 29

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Join us for a third public meeting about the Arcadia Park Project, a future park planned for a portion of the Potter’s House Church parcel at 9495 E. Florida Ave. We’ll unveil the draft final design concept that was developed based on community input and ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Congress passes two laws to aid military veterans

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Earlier this month, Congress passed the Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act, which will permanently expand access to Veterans Affairs (VA) health care and disability benefits for veterans exposed to airborne toxins dur...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Addressing homelessness through partnerships

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The amount of people experiencing homelessness throughout Arapahoe County more than doubled in just one year. Due to the pandemic, only those experiencing sheltered homelessness were counted in 2021, so the true numbers are even greater than the available...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Drop red gorgeous

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Document drop boxes offer 24-hour convenience, security for motorists, residents and customers

County residents, motorists, property owners and even newlyweds are using Arapahoe County’s document drop boxes, a secure, 24-hour option to return important doc...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Read the March 11 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

Update on the health department creation process; March highlights the important role of social workers; Take the weekly Health Dept. survey; and more...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

Arapahoe County Board update on the health department creation process

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Since this past fall, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners has been executing the complex process of creating a single-county public health department. This became necessary after Adams and Douglas counties exited our 55-year partnership with the Tr...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 7, 2022

What's the BUZZ with bees in Colorado?

Learn more about the 900 species of bees in Colorado

What's the BUZZ with bees in Colorado? These little pollinators in our backyard impact us more than you would think. With "A Beginner's Field Guide to Identifying Bees" you can learn how to identify bees in Colorful Colorado!

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Read the March 4 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

Elections seeks public comment on vote center locations; Take the weekly Health Dept. survey; Public Works earns prestigious accreditation; Jeff Baker named treasurer of DRCOG board; And more...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

AC Public Works earns prestigious accreditation for second time

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After months of diligent work by its staff, Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD) has earned re-accreditation through the American Public Works Association (APWA).

In 2018, Arapahoe County PWD became the first county in Colorado to earn APWA a...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Jeff Baker named treasurer of 2022-’23 DRCOG board

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In February, the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) elected its officers to serve a one-year term, and Arapahoe County District 3 Commissioner Jeff Baker was named treasurer.

DRCOG board directors collaborate and guide the metro region in the a...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Arapahoe County Elections seeks public comment on vote center locations

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County will host 32 polling centers for Nov. 8 General Election

Pursuant to state law [C.R.S. 1-5-102.9(1)(c)(II)], the Arapahoe County Elections Division is seeking public input on possible locations for new voter service and polling centers (VSPCs) for t...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Not One More Child coalition hears from parents

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A special parent panel discussion during last Wednesday’s Not One More Child in Arapahoe County community coalition event revealed what Human Services clients value during difficult times. The group focuses on building connections, sharing resources and c...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Read the Feb. 25 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

Take the weekly Health Dept. survey; Honoring Veterans, and keeping them warm;
Learn how elections work by taking a tour!; Property tax exemption programs available; And more...

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Posted on: February 20, 2022

Looking ahead in 2022 with Commissioner Bill Holen, District 5

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Join Commissioner Bill Holen for a virtual conversation about the projects and initiatives on tap for the County, and District 5, in 2022. 

Thursday, Feb. 246:30 p.m.

At the time of the event:

  1. Watch the presentation and ask questions at www.arapahoe...
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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 19, 2022

Looking ahead in 2022 with Commissioner Carrie Warren-Gully, District 1

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Join Commissioner Carrie Warren-Gully for a virtual conversation about the projects and initiatives on tap for the County, and District 1, in 2022. 

Wednesday, Feb. 236:30 p.m.

At the time of the event:

  1. Watch the presentation and ask questions at ww...
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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Read the Feb. 18 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

Help guide the County’s future on our Citizen Boards and Committees; Arapahoe County wants your input on Health Department priorities; Conversations with Commissioners conclude next week; And more...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

ArapahoeVotes.com is now ArapahoeVotes.gov

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The Arapahoe County Elections Division announced a move to help residents easily identify its website as a trusted source of information, changing its website domain from ArapahoeVotes.com to ArapahoeVotes.gov last week.

Unlike .com domains, .gov ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Eastern County Vision Study looks at growth scenarios

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As part of the Watkins/Bennett Area Vision Study, a water supply study is being conducted that is designed to inform land use concepts over the coming months. 

This study started in late-2020 and looks at the area south ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Help guide the County’s future on our Citizen Boards and Committees

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Seeking to fill immediate vacancies for the Liquor Authority, the Open Space and Trails Advisory Board, and more

When you serve as a volunteer on one of our many citizen advisory bodies, you’ll provide input into the County’s decision-m...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Building closures for Presidents Day

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In observance of Presidents Day, Arapahoe County administrative buildings will be closed on Monday, Feb. 21.

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

Read the Feb. 11 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

County outlines allocation of $127.5 million in ARPA relief funds; Nominations for 2022 Youth Awards now being accepted; County Board shares 2022 projects and priorities; Last two Conversations with Commissioners coming up; And more...

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

Arapahoe County outlines allocation of $127.5 million in ARPA relief funds

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As Arapahoe County residents, businesses and other organizations continue to recover from the pandemic, the County has begun distributing the one-time infusion of federal funds it received in 2021, to help those who have been hit hardest by various COVID-...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Arapahoe County now accepting nominations for 2022 Youth Awards

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The Arapahoe County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Awards (ACMCYA) is now accepting nominations for the class of 2022. This award recognizes teenagers who have overcome obstacles and risen to any challenges life has presented. The award is unique because ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 9, 2022

Arapahoe County Board outlines 2022 projects and priorities

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As the County moves full steam ahead with its 2022 agenda, the Board of County Commissioners has highlighted our 2021 accomplishments and set its objectives for 2022. Despite the many challenges the County has faced, our staff and elected officials have c...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 5, 2022

Looking ahead in 2022 with Commissioner Jeff Baker, District 3

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Join Commissioner Jeff Baker for a virtual conversation about the projects and initiatives on tap for the County, and District 3, in 2022. 

Wednesday, Feb. 96:30 p.m.

At the time of the event:

  1. Watch the presentation and ask questions at www.arapahoe...
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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Read the Feb. 4 edition of The County Line

The County Line Winter 2022

Tri-County Board to end mask requirements; Commissioners hear preliminary data from the community health assessment; Homelessness in Arapahoe County; Conversations with Commissioners continue next week; And more...

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Posted on: February 3, 2022

Submit your feedback about the Potter’s House Church site

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Citizen feedback, an informational meeting and a public hearing are on tap in February as part of a proposal to redevelop the former Potter’s House Church property within unincorporated Arapahoe County. 

Four Square Mile Neighborhood residents hav...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Commissioners hear preliminary data from the community health assessment

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A 2021 health assessment of Arapahoe County revealed that income, housing and social connections have a direct impact on the health of residents. The preliminary report describes seven factors that the county will need to address to increase quality of li...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

County participates in Point in Time Count of those experiencing homelessness

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The 2022 numbers will be released in the coming months ahead of a coordinated effort to strategically work toward ending homelessness in our region

Arapahoe County participated in the annual Point in Time Count of those experiencing homelessness on the eve...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Tri-County Board of Health to end mask requirements

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Citing rapidly improving COVID-19 conditions, vaccine availability, and a well-established range of effective prevention measures, the Tri-County Health Department Board of Health (BOH) voted to direct Dr. John Douglas, Tri-County’s Executive Di...

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Posted on: January 30, 2022

Looking ahead in 2022 with Commissioner Nancy Jackson, District 4

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Join Commissioner Nancy Jackson for a virtual conversation about the projects and initiatives on tap for the County, and District 4, in 2022. 

Thursday, Feb. 36:30 p.m.

At the time of the event:

  1. Watch the presentation and ask questions at www.arapah...
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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 29, 2022

Looking ahead in 2022 with Commissioner Nancy Sharpe, District 2

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Join Commissioner Nancy Sharpe for a virtual conversation as she highlights projects and initiatives, as well as provides updates on the formation of the new Arapahoe County health department. Learn what's on tap for the County, and District 2, i...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Read the Jan. 28 edition of The County Line

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County Board of Commissioners approves new precinct maps; Cherry Creek kindergarteners donate jammies; Conversations with Commissioners events begin Feb. 2; Protecting the High Line Canal: Our Progress, Our Future; And more...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

Protecting the High Line Canal: Our Progress, Our Future

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This week, Arapahoe County celebrates our partners and the launch of the Canal Collaborative (formerly called the High Line Canal Working Group). The new structure for operations and management of the Canal will help ensure this regional treasure is prote...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners approves new precinct maps

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Process based on U.S. Census data, aligns boundaries with Congressional and State District maps

On Tuesday, Jan. 25, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved new precinct maps created by the Clerk and Recorder’s Office. The...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Cherry Creek kindergarteners donate jammies to kids served in Human Services

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The entire class of five- and six-year-old students at Coyote Hills Elementary School in southeast Aurora helped meet a very important need in Human Services clients by donating more than 60 new pajamas to the department to give to families in need. The d...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

The RTD wants your feedback on its long-term plan recommendations

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The Regional Transportation District (RTD) wants to hear from you as the agency works on creating a long-term plan/vision through its initiative: Reimagine RTD. 

As part of the on-going Reimagine RTD process, the agency has released a draft System...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Read the Jan. 21 edition of The County Line

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5 things you should know about the County's proposed new health dept.; Conversations with Commissioners start in February; Become a election poll worker;
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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Looking ahead in 2022: Conversations with Commissioners

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Join us for a series of virtual town hall meetings in February. Each Commissioner will highlight projects and initiatives, as well as provide updates on the formation of the new Arapahoe County health department. Learn what's on tap for the Count...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Public Works and Development temporarily closing its Lima Office

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Due to increasing cases of COVID-19, Arapahoe County Public Works and Development is closing its Lima Office  (6924 S. Lima St., Centennial) to the public on Thursday, Jan. 20. The closure will remain in effect through Friday, Jan. 21. The office...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

5 things you should know about Arapahoe County’s proposed new health department

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In late 2021, Arapahoe County began moving forward with the planning of a new single-county public health department. Since then, the County has begun exploring all options for delivering public health services and developing the necessary transition plan...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Work on the Iliff Ave. Corridor Project causing temporary travel impacts

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Traffic and Transit Impacts for the Week of May 23

Arapahoe County Public Works and Concrete Express Inc. continue corridor improvements on Iliff Avenue. To shift traffic and open work areas, crews will conduct shifting lane closures on Iliff Aven...

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Posted on: January 15, 2022

Applications are open for Coding it Forward’s paid, summer fellowships!

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Coding it Forward is empowering the next generation of technology leaders to innovate at the intersections of technology and public service in local, state and federal government offices. To that end, we're particularly proud to announce that Arapahoe Cou...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Read the Jan. 14 edition of The County Line

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Commissioner seat assignments for 2022; Conversations with Commissioners set for February; 17 Mile House historian brings her own personal connection to local history; Going back to roots to prepare for the future; And more...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Arapahoe County Board approves Commissioner assignments for 2022

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The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners kicked off its 2022 agenda?Jan. 11?by approving its officer assignments, committee and liaison roles for the year. The Board voted to place the following Commissioners in leadership?posts:?

  • Nancy Jackson (District...
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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Building closures for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Arapahoe County administrative buildings will be closed on Monday, Jan. 17.

Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Public Works and Development temporarily closing its Lima Office

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Due to increasing cases of COVID-19, Arapahoe County Public Works and Development is closing its Lima Office (6924 S. Lima St., Centennial) to the public at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 10. The closure will remain in effect through Friday, Jan. 14. The office w...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Read the Jan. 7 edition of The County Line

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County seeks public comment on precinct renumbering; “Elves” help Santa deliver gifts to seniors; Learn how County government works; And more...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

17 Mile House historian brings her own personal connection to its local history

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Arapahoe County staff member Karen Sear is interviewed in the latest segment of Connected Colorado, about the historic 17 Mile House Farm Park in Centennial and her own personal connection to its local history. Watch now.

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Omicron driving COVID-19 cases to highest levels on record

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A dramatic surge of new COVID-19 cases has reached record high levels in the Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) area.

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

Arapahoe County Elections welcomes public comment for precinct renumbering

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County adjusts precinct numbers and boundaries to align with new U.S. and state maps

The Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder’s Office is seeking public comment before presenting new precinct maps to the Board of County Commission...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: January 3, 2022

New fees for engineering permits effective Jan. 1, 2022

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New fees for engineering permits have gone into effect as of Jan. 1, 2022. The new 2022 Permit Fee Schedule replaces the previous fee schedule which was approved by the Board of County Commissioners in 2009. The fee increase covers the cost of Engineering...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Read the Dec. 30 edition of The County Line

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Public health order extended for indoor masking; 2022 Aid to Agencies grants total almost $1.85 million; County's Toyland Project provides alternative to criminal sentencing; And more...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Tri-County Health Department public health orders to remain in effect past Jan. 3

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Given the recent spike in Covid case rates due to the highly contagious Omicron variant, the Tri-County Health Department will extend its public health order around masking in schools and for indoor public spaces throughout the County. The school mask ord...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Arapahoe County 2022 Aid to Agencies grants total almost $1.85 million

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Arapahoe County will award $1,679,414 for its annual Aid to Agencies grant program, which provides funding for eligible non-profit 501(C)(3) or 501(C) organizations that meet the application criteria and serve the County’s at-risk and underserve...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 23, 2021

2021 Better Together

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As we head into 2022, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners wanted to look back at the many events, occasions and success we enjoyed this year. It was wonderful to see our residents’ and businesses’ smiling faces again, and we look forward to seeing ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Read the Dec. 17 edition of The County Line

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County formally begins process for creating single-county health department; Board green-lights 2022 budget; New State license plate policy; County offices closed on Dec. 23 & 24; And more...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

It was a banner summer for the Road & Bridge paving program

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Public Works and Development had a banner summer 2021 paving program, resurfacing two bridges as well as 60 lane miles of county-maintained roads between April and November.

The mild weather in recent months allowed the Road and Bridge paving crew to compl...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Building closures for Christmas and New Year's

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In observance of upcoming holidays, Arapahoe County administrative buildings will be closed on: 

  • Thursday, Dec. 23
  • Friday, Dec. 24
  • Friday, Dec. 31

Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Arapahoe County Board green-lights 2022 budget

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The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners has approved the County’s budget for 2022. This budget provides funding for services, programs, and projects that support the mission, vision, and valuesof the Board, and it helps ensure that the County...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 15, 2021

New Utility Relocation Policy to help County recoup costs

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A new Utility Clearance Policy and Procedure will help Arapahoe County recoup costs associated with the relocation of sanitary (sewer) and water lines by sharing up to 50 percent of the costs with local water and sanitation districts. Ov...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Arapahoe County formally begins process for creating single-county health department

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The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board) has taken its latest step toward forming a single-county health department by clarifying its intention to depart the multi-county Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) partnership after Dec. 31, 2022. The B...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Read the Dec. 10 edition of The County Line

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Partnering for the Holidays brings smiles to hundreds; It snowed at the Fairgrounds last Saturday...well, sort of!; Land a career in software development with free training; Attention motorists: License plate transfer changes; And more...

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Arapahoe County welcomes new director of Information Technology

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Arapahoe County is proud to welcome Philip Savino as its new director of Information Technology.

Savino will oversee the centralized IT operations for the County, including technology-related projects, infrastructure and hardware; applications developed in...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Partnering for the Holidays program brings smiles (and gifts) to hundreds this year

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A heartwarming turnout of families and individuals Saturday, Dec. 4 at Elevate Hope Church in Centennial brought smiles to hundreds of families, children and adults who participated in the annual holiday gift giving program.

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: December 3, 2021

Read the Dec. 3 edition of The County Line

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County 4-H Program brings home eight awards; Read the latest edition of ACSO's The Detail; New projects take shape along High Line Canal; Masks required in public indoor spaces

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

CSU Extension 4-H Program brings home eight state and regional awards

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Demonstrating leadership in innovative programming throughout the pandemic

The Arapahoe County CSU Extension 4-H team was recognized with eight awards at the annual Colorado Association of Extension 4-H Agents Award Banquet Nov. 9, including a special pla...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 29, 2021

Aurora and Centennial motor vehicle offices will close at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30

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Our Aurora and Centennial motor vehicle offices will close at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30, to accommodate memorial services for one of our staff. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Read the Nov. 24 edition of The County Line

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Happy Thanksgiving; Sheriff's Office kicks off Christmas toy drive; Mask requirements re-issued for public indoor spaces; From the garden, to families in need

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Planning for Arcadia Park in the Four Square Mile neighborhood is underway

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Planning is underway for a new neighborhood park within the future multi-family and paired-home housing community being planned for the Potter's House Church parcel at 9495 E. Florida Ave. The dedicated public park will provide Four Square Mile residents ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Tri-County Health issues public health order mandating masks in public indoor spaces

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On Monday, Nov. 22, citing a risk of dwindling hospital capacity and the possibility of having to ration hospital care, the Board of Health of the Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) approved a public health order requiring masking in all public indoor sp...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

County building closures for Thanksgiving

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In observance of Thanksgiving, Arapahoe County administrative buildings will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26.

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

Read the Nov. 19 edition of The County Line

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Thanksgiving meals hand-delivered to hundreds of families; County celebrates forever families on National Adoption Day; Residents sought for in-person focus groups; Apprenticeships change lives; And more...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Arapahoe County helps hand-deliver Thanksgiving meals to hundreds of families

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Volunteers from the Arapahoe County department of Human Services, in partnership with Brave Church in Englewood, hosted the annual Thanksgiving food distribution event on Saturday, Nov. 13. to serve hundreds of families in need. These folks set up the eve...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Arapahoe County celebrates forever families on National Adoption Day

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Tears of joy filled the courtroom at the 18th Judicial Courthouse on Friday, Nov. 12 as families officially became whole, formalizing their adoptions with the assistance of Arapahoe County Human Services staff and caseworkers.

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Clerk and Recorder's office in Centennial extends its closure through Thursday

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Due to unforeseen circumstances the Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder Centennial Office will extend its closure through Thursday, Nov. 18. Customers with appointments will be emailed about walk in service options and rescheduling information. We apologiz...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Read the Nov. 12 edition of The County Line

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Celebrate Colorado Apprenticeship Month; Board approves new oil and gas regulations; Clerk & Recorder Office is hiring; Public comment sought on Transportation Master Plan: Get tips to help you save energy; And more...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Celebrate Colorado Apprenticeship Month by hiring or becoming an apprentice

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The apprenticeship program through Arapahoe/Douglas Works! (A/D Works!) proves there’s something for everyone.

When you think “apprentice,” what comes to mind? Maybe you think those are only for the trades, or perhaps you reca...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 9, 2021

Arapahoe County Board approves new oil and gas regulations

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After an extensive public and industry engagement process, Arapahoe County this week solidified new oil and gas regulations that address key safety, traffic and quality of life considerations. The new rules aim to create parity between industry and reside...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 8, 2021

County administrative buildings closed for Veterans Day

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In observance of Veterans Day, Arapahoe County administrative buildings will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11.

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

Heating your home will cost more this winter

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National gas prices are at their highest point since 2014. Electricity costs are up too. That means that the cost to heat homes during the coming months will be higher as well. The Community Resource’s Weatherization Team has 7 low- or no-cost t...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Arapahoe County seeking public comment on Transportation Master Plan

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The 2040 Transportation Master Plan (TMP) Draft is now available for final review and comment. Read the entire report at www.arapahoegov.com/transportationplan.?

Residents are encouraged to submit feedback to transportationplan@arapahoego...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Read the Nov. 5 edition of The County Line

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Arapahoe County voters approve Ballot Issue 1A; Kiowa Creek North Open Space master planning process is underway; The Clerk & Recorder's Office is hiring; County sees sharp increase in annual SCFD funding; And more...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Arapahoe County sees sharp increase in annual SCFD funding

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Thanks to a timely increase in local retail sales, the Arapahoe County Cultural Council will award more than $2 million dollars to support area arts, scientific and cultural organizations in 2021-22.

The 2021-22 awards total is $2,282,528.68,&...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 4, 2021

Arapahoe County voters enthusiastically approve Ballot Issue 1A

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The 2021 Coordinated Election featured a variety of school board, city council and other down-ballot races that will help shape Arapahoe County’s priorities in the coming years. The big news for all County residents and visitors was that our vot...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Virtual Town Hall Q&A: COVID-19 Vaccines and Kids

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What a difference a year makes—In-person school has returned and COVID-19 vaccines for kids are on the horizon. But with so much information flying around, it's hard to know what's next for your child. Join officials from the Tri-County Health Department ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Kiowa Creek North Open Space Master Planning process is underway

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County seeks community input on the future of the 265-acre property

Arapahoe County is seeking public feedback for a 265-acre property located just south of the Town of Bennett. The Kiowa Creek North site was purchased by the County in 2009, specifically f...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Read the Oct. 29 edition of The County Line

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Human Services to mark National Adoption Day; Regis Jesuit highlights “I Voted” sticker contest winner; Commissioners request clarification on proposed O&G regulations; Virtual town hall on COVID-19 vaccines for school-age children; And more...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Arapahoe County Human Services to mark National Adoption Day on Nov. 12

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As November rolls around, the Arapahoe County Human Services team is gearing up for another productive and inspiring National Adoption Month. Each year, we focus our outreach and awareness-raising efforts around an adoption-related theme to help ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Regis Jesuit video highlights “I Voted” sticker contest winner

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Regis Jesuit High School students have created a video to highlight the work of classmate Mary Seier, whose “I Voted” sticker won the Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder’s ...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Arapahoe County Commissioners request clarification on proposed O&G regulations

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The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners will conduct a follow-up public meeting in November to address new oil and gas regulations, after residents and industry representatives were unable to come to an agreement about well pad setbacks. The Boa...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Vote centers open Monday, Oct. 25

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As Election Day 2021 approaches, Voter Service and Polling Centers (VSPCs) will open this Monday, Oct. 25. All seven VSPCs will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. &n...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Read the Oct. 22 edition of The County Line

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Vote centers open Monday, Oct. 25; Next steps after Adams County departure from Tri-County Health partnership; Commissioner talks focus on transportation plans; Public hearing on Oct. 26 for oil and gas regulations; And more...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Arapahoe Cares: Dig Deep Research

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In most ways, the pandemic had a significant impact on our daily lives. We’ve gotten used to carry-out only and businesses being closed due to staffing shortages, sometimes permanently. Signs on the doors of our local stores and restaurants show...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

County Board to determine next steps after Adams County departure from Tri-County Health partnership

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The Adams County decision to leave the Tri-County Health Department on Tuesday, Oct. 20 means that Arapahoe County will likely have to create its own public health department as well. After Adams County announced its intentions, the Arapahoe County Board ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Transportation plans are the focus of next Conversations with Commissioners

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Arapahoe County is the fastest-growing county in Colorado, which increases the need to update the County’s transportation infrastructure. In 2020 we began updating the existing Transportation Master Plan with an eye toward 2040. Join each commis...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Arapahoe County Board to host public hearing around oil and gas regulations

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New oil and gas regulations for Arapahoe County will be reviewed and could be adopted by the Board of County Commissioners after a public hearing set for Oct. 26. The Board will host the public hearing at 9:30 a.m. at the Arapahoe County Administration Bu...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners statement on Adams County TCHD announcement

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The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners is saddened that our neighboring counties have chosen to end the productive 55-year partnership with the Tri-County Health Department. Arapahoe County residents will continue to receive all existing Tri-County pu...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Read the Oct. 15 edition of The County Line

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County Commissioners review public health agency options; Winter building closure announcements; Commissioner talks focus on transportation plans; Free and low-cost flu shots available; And more...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Arapahoe County Commissioners review public health agency options

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On Tuesday, Oct. 12, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners heard a presentation that will help determine the best path forward for the County’s future public health agency operations. 

Earlier this year, Arapahoe and Adams counties&a...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Read the Oct. 8 edition of The County Line

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Preserving the past, for the future; Transportation updates the focus of next Conversations with Commissioners; Road and Bridge crews prepare for winter; Winter festival at the Fairgrounds; And more...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Road and Bridge crews prepare for winter

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As Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD) turns its attention to its snow removal plan, workers are hoping the traveling public will exercise patience during big storms this winter—or bett...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

It's fall street sweeping time in Arapahoe County!

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Beginning Oct. 18, crews will begin in the Eastern and unincorporated parts of the County and move west. Residents can help in this effort by making sure curbs and gutters are cleared of debris and that you move your vehicles during your scheduled week. E...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Preserving the past, for the future

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Arapahoe County’s records are a physical connection between our history and the present day.

But Deputy Director of Records Juan Guzman has his mind on tomorrow—and beyond.

“Records tell the story of Arapahoe County,”...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Tickets on sale now for Board & Barrel!

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Arapahoe County presents a unique wintertime event featuring a snowboard rail jam, premium barrel-aged libations, s’mores, and great vendors and vibes.

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Read the Oct. 1 edition of The County Line

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Human Services marks National Domestic Violence Awareness Month; Tri-County Health to provide services in Douglas County in ‘22; Get into the Halloween spirit with Treat Street; County administrative buildings closed on Monday, Oct. 4; And more...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Arapahoe Day building closures

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In observance of Arapahoe Day, County administrative buildings will be closed on Monday, Oct. 4.

Colorado no longer celebrates Columbus Day; instead, the Board of County Commissioners chose to recognize Arapahoe Day in the County, the date of which corres...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Human Services marks National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October

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Series of “Now I Know” videos spotlights warning signs and trends

The impact of domestic violence is something Arapahoe County Human Services addresses every day, and recently the issue has landed especially close to home. In addition t...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Tri-County Health will continue to provide services in Douglas County in ‘22

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Douglas County Commissioners and Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) signed an Intergovernmental Agreement Sept. 28 for TCHD to continue providing public health services through the end of 2022.

The agreement comes after Douglas County decided to leave the...

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: September 28, 2021

County seeks feedback on Accessory Dwellings in unincorporated Arapahoe County

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Attention residents of unincorporated Arapahoe County: Take our survey on "Mother-in-Law Dwellings" to help inform potential changes to the Land Development Code.

Arapahoe County wants your feedback on Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), al...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Read the Sept. 24 edition of The County Line

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County awards Open Space funds at annual Shareback & Grant Awards Ceremony; Arapahoe Cares: The Clue Room Live Escape; Register now for our Oct. 9 5K Walk/Run; New community vaccination sites open; And more...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Arapahoe County awards Open Space funds at annual Shareback & Grant Awards Ceremony

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$16.6 million distributed to agency partners and $4.45?million in grants awarded ??

Arapahoe County Commissioners have distributed more than $21 million to cities, towns and partner agencies as part of the County’s Open Spaces Shareback & Gran...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Read the Sept. 17 edition of The County Line

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Commissioners hear consultants’ updates on potential Tri-County Health reorganization; County is hiring for multiple human services positions; There’s no such thing as an “off year” election; Bike to work next week; Get ready for Treat Street; And more...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Arapahoe County commissioners hear consultants’ updates on potential Tri-County Health breakup

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This week, the Arapahoe Board of County Commissioners (Board) hosted a study session to view preliminary information about the future of the Tri-County Health Department and the County’s relationship with the public health agency.

After D...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Explore Arapahoe County with our updated Bike and Trail map

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This map highlights our vast network of bike and walking trails which are yours to enjoy!

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Arapahoe County seeks Human Services employees at in-person job fair

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Arapahoe County is hosting an in-person job fair, focused on careers in the Human Services field.

Saturday, Sept 259 a.m. to 12 p.m. CentrePoint Plaza14980 E. Alameda Dr., Aurora

The County is seeking qualified candidates to work in the following&a...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

There’s no such thing as an “off year” election

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From state and local ballot measures to city council and school board races across Arapahoe County, the 2021 Coordinated Election this November will decide issues and candidates that will shape your community’s future. 

Below are important reminde...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Read the Sept. 10 edition of The County Line

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American Public Works Association recognizes Arapahoe County with two awards; Bike to Work on Sept. 22; Become a 911 Dispatcher; Don’t miss our last 5K Trail Walk/Run of 2021 on Oct. 9; Sept. is Suicide Prevention Month; And more...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Crews begin work on Iliff Avenue Corridor Improvement Project near Parker Road (CO 83)

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Arapahoe County Public Works and Development, along with contractor partner Concrete Express Inc., this week started initial roadway preparations and earthwork outside the active lanes on Iliff Avenue as part of a $25.64 million Iliff Avenue Corridor Impr...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Don’t miss our last 5K Trail Walk/Run of 2021 on Oct. 9!

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The course begins and ends at our newest trailhead and park, Long’s Pine Grove, along the High Line Canal

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Get back in the saddle for the 2021 Bike to Work Day on Sept. 22

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Arapahoe County Open Spaces is pumped up and ready to hand out breakfast burritos from Little Anita’s, bike bells you’ll actually want to use, coffee, snacks, and copies of the 2021 Explore Arapahoe Bike and Trails Ma...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Arapahoe County officials discuss road maintenance with Box Elder community

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Follow-up to the Box Elder Creek Community Meeting

In July, Arapahoe County Public Works and Development staff hosted an online public meeting for residents of the Box Elder Creek subdivision in unincorporated Arapahoe County. The meeting was designed to s...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

American Public Works Association recognizes Arapahoe County with two awards

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Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD) recently received two awards from the American Public Works Association (APWA) Colorado Chapter.

APWA is the not-for-profit national public works organization that supports publi...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Read the Sept. 3 edition of The County Line

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County Board considering next steps with Tri-County Health; Rental assistance available to those affected by COVID; Be a shopper for a local senior; Honey Bees and our Ecosystem at 17 Mile House; Find your next career; And more...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Arapahoe County Board considering next steps with Tri-County Health

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On Monday, Aug. 30, the Tri-County Health Department Board of Health (BOH) issued a new public health order (PHO) about mandatory masking in schools that rescinded Arapahoe County’s ability to opt out. 

The Arapahoe County Board ...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Arapahoe County offering rental assistance to those affected by COVID

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With the recent news that only about 11% of federally approved COVID-19 rental assistance has been distributed to those who need it most—a number that’s even lower in Colorado—it’...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Labor Day building closure

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In observance of the Labor Day holiday, County administrative buildings will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6.

Please have a safe and happy Labor Day weekend.

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Treat Street at the Arapahoe County Scaregrounds

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On Saturday, Oct. 23, come out for a safe day of trick-or-treating and spooktacular family fun. Music, activities, costume contests and more! Wear a costume and get in FREE.

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Tri-County Board of Health rescinds the County’s ability to opt out of any public health order

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On Monday night, the Tri-County Health Department Board of Health rescinded the County’s ability to opt out of any public health order. Based on this action, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board) no longer has statutory authority to...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Honeybees and our Ecosystem at 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by and learn why honeybees and pollination are important for our food supply, from the farm’s apiarists Joe and Debbie Komperda. Featuring fun, hands-on learning activities for youth.

This is a FREE event, but registration is required.Learn more and r...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Read the Aug. 27 edition of The County Line

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Census update, Arapahoe CARES helped save area small businesses during the pandemic, County Board study session on school mask order, High Line Canal Conservancy second annual Walk for the Canal

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

2020 Census Update

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This month, the U.S. Census Bureau released data from the 2020 Census. This is the decennial process by which things such as federal funding and Congressional representation are determined.  

It won’t surprise anyone to learn that Colorado grew ra...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Attend our COVID-19 update telephone town hall on Aug. 26

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Join us on Thursday, Aug. 26 from 6-7 p.m. for a telephone town hall to get the latest updates on the current state of the pandemic in Arapahoe County from the Tri-County Health Department.  

At the time of the event, listen in and ask questions b...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Read the Aug. 20 edition of The County Line

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Public Health Order requiring facial coverings for schools and child care settings; COVID-19 update telephone town hall; Learn about I-70 corridor improvement plans; Herb harvesting at 17 Mile House open house; and more...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Public Health Order requiring facial coverings for schools and child care settings

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On Aug. 18, 2021, the Tri-County Health Department issued a public health order that requires all children from 2-12 years of age to wear a face covering while in any indoor school setting in Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas Counties. Additio...

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Herb harvest open house at 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by and learn the basics of growing, harvesting and preserving herbs, including lavender, basil and rosemary. Get recipes and discover how to make herbed vinaigrette and prepare lavender for baking. Featuring fun, hands-on learning activities for yout...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Read the Aug. 13 edition of The County Line

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Board approves resolution to extend open space sales and use tax; Rental assistance; Virtual town hall Aug. 25 on I-70 improvements; Graduating senior makes generous donation

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Posted on: August 11, 2021

Resolution to extend Open Space Sales and Use Tax

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Arapahoe County Board unanimously approves resolution to extend open space sales and use tax  Voters will decide in November whether to continue countywide investment 

On Tuesday, Aug. 10, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board...

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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Improvements Recommended at I-70/Airpark and I-70/Watkins Interchanges

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Improvements Recommended at I-70/Airpark and I-70/Watkins Interchanges 

The area in Arapahoe and Adams counties surrounding the interchanges at I-70/Airpark and I-70/Watkins Road is planned for substantial new development.  Arapahoe Count...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Rental assistance available through Arapahoe County

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Short-term help to keep you and your family in your home

During the coronavirus pandemic, millions of renters have struggled to make their monthly payments. If paying rent has become a challenge for you or someone you know, you may be eligible for short-t...

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Read the Aug. 6 edition of The County Line

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Commissioners lead Open Spaces reauthorization discussions; Advisory Council applicants wanted; Aid grant deadline approaching; Sheriff/Coroner open house & pancake breakfast; Comment on the Transportation Master Plan; Sign up for the next 5K fun run

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

ACOEM Statement on Emergency Alert Sent August 4, 2021

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CENTENNIAL – On the afternoon of August 4th, 2021, the City of Englewood notified the Arapahoe County Office of Emergency Management (ACOEM) of two positive E. coli tests at one location had occurred. State regulations require that a boil water order is p...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

County commissioners lead Open Spaces reauthorization discussions with residents, stakeholders

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Over the past few weeks, the Arapahoe County commissioners have been visiting with their respective districts about the Open Space Sales and Use Tax, a one-quarter of one cent tax that has been responsible for funding the County...

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Posted on: August 4, 2021

County Public Works & Development building temporarily closed

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Due to a building heating and cooling issue, Arapahoe County Public Works and Development’s Lima Plaza office (6924 S. Lima St., Centennial) will be closed to the public Aug. 4- 6, 2021. Many services can be accessed online. The office will reop...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Read the July 30 edition of The County Line

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County Fair shatters previous attendance record; Commissioners focus on Open Space Sales & Use Tax; Governor spotlights new apprenticeship program; The pandemic isn’t over; lIiff Ave. corridor project begins; Ag biodiversity program at 17 Mile House

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Agricultural biodiversity open house at 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Arapahoe County Open Spaces presents an agricultural biodiversity educational program. Drop by and learn how the diversity of crops and their wild relatives, trees, animals and other species all contribute to the food we eat. The historic 1870s barn will ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Iliff Avenue corridor project begins in August

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 Arapahoe County Public Works and Development (PWD), along with contractor partner Concrete Express Inc., will begin the $25.64 million Iliff Avenue Corridor Improvement Project between South Parker Road (CO 83) and Quebec Street this week. Once ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Public health officials: The pandemic isn’t over

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Officials from the Tri-County Health Department are cautioning residents and visitors that the pandemic risk in the Denver Metro area has not passed, despite the recent lifting of restrictions.

Tri-County Director John Douglas cites the emerging Delta vari...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Let’s get moving and hit the trails!

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Register now for the County's next 5K Trail Run/Walk at Richmil Ranch on Aug. 14, celebrating Open Spaces, fitness, and our thriving local trail system

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

2021 Arapahoe County Fair shatters previous attendance record

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First Front Range fair of the year hosts almost 37,000 visitors

The Arapahoe County Fair rebounded from its COVID-related cancellation in 2020 by welcoming a record-breaking 36,854 attendees to the four-day event. This was about 10,000 more visitors than t...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Read the July 23 edition of The County Line

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Draft transportation master plan available for public comment; Conversations with Commissioners focus on Open Space Sales and Use Tax; The Arapahoe County Fair is underway!; Next 5K at Richmil Ranch on Aug. 14

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Conversations with Commissioners focus on Open Space Sales and Use Tax

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Arapahoe County’s Open Spaces are among our most treasured assets. From parks to trails to waterways, these amenities enhance the quality of life throughout the County. The Open Space Sales and Use Tax—which dedicates one-quarter of on...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Draft transportation master plan available for public comment

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Arapahoe County is seeking input from the public as the county continues its efforts to map out its transportation needs and goals for the next 20 years. 

Proposed recommendations for the 2040 Transportation Master Plan (TMP) are now available for...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Read the July 16 edition of The County Line

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2022 Aid to Agencies applications open; ACSO Open House; What does the Clerk and Recorder's Office do?; Get tickets for the County Fair Brew Fest; Facilities & Fleet welcomes new director; Aurora branch office partially closed on July 21

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Arapahoe County now accepting 2022 Aid to Agencies applications

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Arapahoe County is accepting applications until Aug. 27, 2021 for its annual Aid to Agencies grant program, which provides nearly $530,000 in funding for eligible non-profit 501(C)(3) or 501(C) organizations that meet the application criteria and serve th...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Read the July 9 edition of The County Line

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County to host in-person job fair July 17; New Quincy/Gun Club intersection opens; Last call for Public Competition entries; Sheriff’s Office receives rare honor; County Fair volunteers sought; Officials discuss road maintenance with Box Elder community

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

New Quincy/Gun Club intersection opens to ease congestion along E-470

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On the southwest corner of Quincy Avenue and Gun Club Road, the partners who paved the way for a new intersection geared to ease traffic congestion gathered on a key piece of property that was once proposed to be a gas station. 

That property now ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

What does the Clerk and Recorder's Office do for you?

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Check out all of the ways the Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder's Office serves you and your neighbors! We're here for you—whether you're casting a ballot, getting plates for your vehicle, getting married, or enjoying...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Arapahoe County to host in-person job fair

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Arapahoe County is hosting an in-person job fair on Saturday, July 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at CentrePoint Plaza, 14980 E. Alameda Dr. in Aurora.

The County is seeking qualified candidates to work in the following departments:

  • Facilities and Fleet Managemen...
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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Read the July 2 edition of The County Line

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Child Tax Credit monthly payments start July 15; Get your tickets now for a hoppin' good time; Fire restrictions and fireworks; COVID-19 testing site at Centennial Center Park has moved; Offices will be closed on Monday, July 5

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

County administrative buildings closed on Monday, July 5

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In observance of the July 4th holiday, County administrative buildings will be closed on Monday, July 5. Have a safe and happy Independence Day. 

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

Child Tax Credit monthly payments start July 15

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The Child Tax Credit in the American Rescue Plan provides the largest Child Tax Credit ever and historic relief to the most working families ever—and most families will automatically receive monthly payments without having to take any action. Fo...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Read the June 25 edition of The County Line

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Open Spaces Master Plan focuses on support and sustainability; New intersection configuration to help ease congestion; Get tickets for Men in Black June 30; Free COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Aurora

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Fire restrictions and fireworks

No Burn Ban UPDATED 7.7.20

While there are currently no fire restrictions in unincorporated Arapahoe County, remember, fireworks that explode or leave the ground are illegal in the state of Colorado. $43 million worth of property damage occurs annually due to fireworks. In 2017 12,...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

Clerk and Recorder's office in Littleton will be partially closed on June 30

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On Wednesday, June 30, the Clerk and Recorder’s Littleton Branch Office at 5334 S. Prince St. will partially close to the public at 12:30 p.m. so our Voter Services and Recording teams may participate in an emergency training exercise. The Motor...

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

Arapahoe County Open Spaces Master Plan now available

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Seeks to support County assets and create a sustainable future for program 

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners has formally approved the updated Open Spaces Master Plan, which outlines priorities for the program for the next decade ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

New intersection configuration promises to help ease congestion

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Hundreds of workdays and thousands of work hours culminated on Tuesday, June 22, with the opening of the new partial continuous flow intersection (PCFI) at Quincy Avenue and Gun Club Road. 

Crews worked...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Motorists can expect delays at Quincy Ave. and Gun Club Road into Tuesday morning

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Final phases of new intersection work to interrupt traffic Monday night and early Tuesday morning (June 21-22)

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the intersection at Quincy Ave. and Gun Club Road on Monday night and early Tuesday morning as workers construc...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Read the June 18 edition of The County Line

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Polling shows support for Open Spaces tax reauthorization; New Veterans Service Office addresses community needs; Free COVID-19 tests and vaccines available in Littleton; CSU Extension community needs assessment; Win a new Ford truck!; And more...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Polling shows support for Arapahoe County Open Spaces tax reauthorization

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Preliminary polling data obtained by Arapahoe County indicates that County residents are largely in favor of reauthorizing the Open Spaces Sales and Use Tax that is currently scheduled to sunset in 2023.

The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners reviewed ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

New Arapahoe County Veterans Service Office location addresses community needs

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Video describes how jointly funded office in Aurora is assisting veterans

The newly created Veterans Service Office (VSO) in Aurora has spent the past several months providing benefits education and services, an extension of existing VSOs that was establis...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Read the June 11 edition of The County Line

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Youth Awards highlights exceptional seniors; New veterans service office connects veterans to benefits; Volunteers needed for the annual Fair; County students create new “I Voted,” “Future Voter” stickers; and more

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Arapahoe County CSU Extension launches community needs assessment survey

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Colorado State University Extension in Arapahoe County is conducting a community needs assessment in order to better understand the pressing issues facing Colorado today. The short 10-minute survey is designed to gather information to help CSU Extension t...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Youth Awards highlights exceptional Arapahoe County high school seniors

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Last week, Arapahoe County hosted a virtual awards ceremony to celebrate 14 area high school seniors for winning the 2021 Mayors and Commissioners Youth Awards scholarships. These annual awards are given to students who have overcome different types of ad...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Arapahoe County seeking volunteers for the annual Fair

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Anyone 16 and older may apply for the July 22-25 event

Arapahoe County Fair organizers are looking for enthusiastic and fun-loving people to volunteer their time during the 2021 Fair, July 22-25. Individuals and groups are needed each year to help make the...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

County students create new “I Voted,” “Future Voter” stickers

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Stickers to be used in Mail Ballot Packets, Distributed at Voter Service and Polling Centers

The Clerk and Recorder’s Office announced two winners in the Elections Division’s Student Sticker Contests last week.

Vivian Marchetti, a third-grade student at Ral...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Read the June 4 edition of The County Line

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Foster parent appreciation event makes headlines; Spin your heart out with unlimited rides; Volunteers touch the lives of residents in many different ways; Update your voter registration; Tickets on sale for Pictures on the Plains

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Meet the beekeepers at 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Arapahoe County Open Spaces presents “Meet the 17 Mile House Beekeepers” educational program. Drop by and learn the basics of honeybees, beekeeping, and bee-friendly gardens from the farm’s apiarists Joe and Debbie Komperda. ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Sheriff's Office releases 2020 Annual Report

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has released its 2020 Annual Report. The report highlights some the accomplishments and goals achieved over the course of last year.

“In 2020, we experienced many new challenges with the Covid-19 pan...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Read the May 28 edition of The County Line

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Join us for the Mayors and Commissioners Youth Awards!; Students learn how to grow healthy food; Movie night under the stars; June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

County administrative buildings closed for Memorial Day

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In observance of Memorial Day, Arapahoe County administrative buildings will be closed on Monday, May 31.

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

CSU Master Gardeners show students how to grow healthy food

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Last week, Master Gardener volunteers from Arapahoe County helped 274 students at Clayton Elementary in grades K-6 plant a vegetable garden. The volunteers shared an outdoor lesson describing the parts of a plant and their functions.

Students planted their...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 27, 2022

County 101: The Role of County Commissioners

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By now you’re aware that Arapahoe County is run by a board of commissioners, but you may still be wondering exactly what commissioners do. As part of our County 101 series, we’ve created this short video that outlines the many ways the Arapahoe County Boa...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

New Arapahoe County Veterans Service Office location addresses community needs

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Video describes how jointly funded office in Aurora is assisting veterans

The newly created Veterans Service Office (VSO) in Aurora has spent the past several months providing benefits education and services, an extension of existing VSOs that was establis...

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County 101
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Arapahoe County Assessor PK Kaiser outlines 2021 tax assessment process

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Area real estate market remains strong despite pandemic effects

Despite the widespread COVID-related setbacks during the past year, the real estate market in the Denver Metropolitan area is still growing. It’s being driven by an improving economy, populati...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Single-payment tax deadline is approaching for County property owners and businesses

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The month of April can mean different things to different people, but to virtually everyone, it means tax time.

Although the Internal Revenue Service has extended this year’s tax filing and payment date for individuals from the traditional April 15 to May ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Arapahoe County CARES helped thousands of area residents and businesses weather COVID

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The numbers are in, and Arapahoe County’s CARES program was pleased to be able to offer unprecedented financial relief and assistance to the County’s residents, businesses and communities during the last half of 2020.

After the entire country was left reel...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

How Arapahoe County CARES helped one business stay viable and reach new heights

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As the pandemic unfolded last year, like so many small business owners, Tia Cavender wondered more than a few times if she’d be able to keep her company open long enough to weather the COVID-related setbacks. As the founder and CEO of Dig Deep, she’d devo...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 5, 2022

Arapahoe County Public Health services to protect medically underserved, community health

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As Arapahoe County moves through the complex process of setting up its single-county public health department, one of the primary questions County officials have received is which services will the new health department provide? Arapahoe County’s priority...

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Health Department News
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Arapahoe County seeking foundational Board of Health candidates

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As part of Arapahoe County’s new health department creation process, the County has opened the application process to secure candidates for its foundational board of health. The single-county health department will open by Jan. 1, 2023, replacin...

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Health Department News
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Arapahoe County enters next phase in public health department planning

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On Tuesday, March 29, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board) launched the next phase of planning for the County’s new public health department. This new department will serve as the County’s public health services provider effective Jan. 1, 20...

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Health Department News
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Public health is more than you think

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Programs help communities thrive by preventing disease, reducing accidents, and encouraging safety. Learn more about what public heath is, and isn't...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Get the latest updates on the formation of the County public health department

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Arapahoe County invites residents to a virtual town hall on Wednesday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. to hear about our approach to forming a single-county public health department. Arapahoe County commissioners and County staff will provide an overview o...

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Health Department News
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Arapahoe County Board update on the health department creation process

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Since this past fall, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners has been executing the complex process of creating a single-county public health department. This became necessary after Adams and Douglas counties exited our 55-year partnership with the Tr...

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Health Department News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Commissioners hear preliminary data from the community health assessment

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A 2021 health assessment of Arapahoe County revealed that income, housing and social connections have a direct impact on the health of residents. The preliminary report describes seven factors that the county will need to address to increase quality of li...

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Health Department News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

5 things you should know about Arapahoe County’s proposed new health department

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In late 2021, Arapahoe County began moving forward with the planning of a new single-county public health department. Since then, the County has begun exploring all options for delivering public health services and developing the necessary transition plan...

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Health Department News
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Arapahoe County formally begins process for creating single-county health department

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The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners (Board) has taken its latest step toward forming a single-county health department by clarifying its intention to depart the multi-county Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) partnership after Dec. 31, 2022. The B...

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Health Department News
Posted on: October 21, 2021

County Board to determine next steps after Adams County departure from Tri-County Health partnership

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The Adams County decision to leave the Tri-County Health Department on Tuesday, Oct. 20 means that Arapahoe County will likely have to create its own public health department as well. After Adams County announced its intentions, the Arapahoe County Board ...

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Health Department News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Arapahoe County Commissioners review public health agency options

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On Tuesday, Oct. 12, the Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners heard a presentation that will help determine the best path forward for the County’s future public health agency operations. 

Earlier this year, Arapahoe and Adams counties&a...

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Health Department News
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Arapahoe County commissioners hear consultants’ updates on potential Tri-County Health breakup

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This week, the Arapahoe Board of County Commissioners (Board) hosted a study session to view preliminary information about the future of the Tri-County Health Department and the County’s relationship with the public health agency.

After D...

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Health Department News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Arapahoe County Board considering next steps with Tri-County Health

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On Monday, Aug. 30, the Tri-County Health Department Board of Health (BOH) issued a new public health order (PHO) about mandatory masking in schools that rescinded Arapahoe County’s ability to opt out. 

The Arapahoe County Board ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Wool Spinning at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and discover how animal wool is spun into the sweaters we wear. Featured activity: try wool carding by hand and dye your own sheep’s wool! We will also offer small-group tours of the historic 17 Mile House and barn.

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Cheyenne-Arapaho Park expansion project to benefit community

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Construction will begin mid-May 2022 on a project to renovate and activate the west side of Cheyenne-Arapaho Park in the Four Square Mile area of unincorporated Arapahoe County. The 4.6-acre park located at 9200 E. Iowa Ave. approximately one-half mile no...

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Open Spaces - Homepage Spotlight
Posted on: April 13, 2022

2022 Arapahoe County Fair tickets on sale now!

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We can't wait to get together again for rides, ropes, eats, treats, drafts, crafts and laughs!

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News Flash

Posted on: May 11, 2022

Wool Spinning at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

Learn Wool Spinning at 17 Mile House

Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and discover how animal wool is spun into the sweaters we wear. Featured activity: try wool carding by hand and dye your own sheep’s wool! We will also offer small-group tours of the historic 17 Mile House and bar...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Cheyenne-Arapaho Park expansion project to benefit community

Cheyenne-Arapaho Park Updates

Construction will begin mid-May 2022 on a project to renovate and activate the west side of Cheyenne-Arapaho Park in the Four Square Mile area of unincorporated Arapahoe County. The 4.6-acre park located at 9200 E. Iowa Ave. approximately one-half mile no...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Work begins on Parker Road Overpass for High Plains Trail

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Arapahoe County Open Spaces, Public Works & Development, and Jalisco International, Inc. will start construction of the Parker Road Overpass for High Plains Trail on Monday, April 25. 

The Open Spaces project will improve regional trail connec...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

How to protect your flock from Avian Influenza

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Have backyard chickens? Please use the following resources for information regarding the current Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) outbreak.

Call your veterinarian if your flock shows signs of influenza or you suspect exposure.

No Vet? You can also c...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Water bugs at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and learn about water critters living in Cherry Creek from City & County of Denver Environmental Educator Donny Roush. Take a short, guided nature walk with Casey Davenhill from Cherry Creek Stewardship Partners. Featur...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Meet the beekeepers at the 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by 17 Mile House Farm Park and learn the basics of honeybees, beekeeping, and bee-friendly gardens from the farm’s apiarists Joe and Debbie Komperda. Featured activity: make your own beeswax candle!

Saturday, April 9, 20229 a.m.–12...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: March 7, 2022

What's the BUZZ with bees in Colorado?

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What's the BUZZ with bees in Colorado? These little pollinators in our backyard impact us more than you would think. With "A Beginner's Field Guide to Identifying Bees" you can learn how to identify bees in Colorful Colorado!

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Posted on: February 2, 2022

Now open: New trail underpass at Parker and Mississippi

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The High Line Canal Trail Underpass at Parker Road and Mississippi Avenue is now open to the public! This partnership with Arapahoe County Open Spaces and the City and County of Denver’s Department of Transportation & Infrastructure built this new reg...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Protecting the High Line Canal: Our Progress, Our Future

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This week, Arapahoe County celebrates our partners and the launch of the Canal Collaborative (formerly called the High Line Canal Working Group). The new structure for operations and management of the Canal will help ensure this regional treasure is prote...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

17 Mile House historian brings her own personal connection to its local history

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Arapahoe County staff member Karen Sear is interviewed in the latest segment of Connected Colorado, about the historic 17 Mile House Farm Park in Centennial and her own personal connection to its local history. Watch now.

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Planning for Arcadia Park in the Four Square Mile neighborhood is underway

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Planning is underway for a new neighborhood park within the future multi-family and paired-home housing community being planned for the Potter's House Church parcel at 9495 E. Florida Ave. The dedicated public park will provide Four Square Mile residents ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Best wishes to CSU Extension Director Tim Aston

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Congratulations to Arapahoe County CSU Extension Director Tim Aston! After 9 years of service with the County, Tim will retire at the end of December 2021. Horticulture Agent Lisa Mason has been named Interim Director. Lisa has been with Arapahoe County C...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: December 2, 2021

CSU Extension 4-H Program brings home eight state and regional awards

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Demonstrating leadership in innovative programming throughout the pandemic 

The Arapahoe County CSU Extension 4-H team was recognized with eight awards at the annual Colorado Association of Extension 4-H Agents Award Banquet Nov. 9, including a sp...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Kiowa Creek North Open Space Master Planning process is underway

Learn more about the Kiowa Creek Master Plan and take the survey

County seeks community input on the future of the 265-acre property

Arapahoe County is seeking public feedback for a 265-acre property located just south of the Town of Bennett. The Kiowa Creek North site was purchased by the County in 2009, specifically f...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Tickets on sale now for Board & Barrel!

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Arapahoe County presents a unique wintertime event featuring a snowboard rail jam, premium barrel-aged libations, s’mores, and great vendors and vibes.

Who: Arapahoe County Fairgrounds&nbs...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Arapahoe County awards Open Space funds at annual Shareback & Grant Awards Ceremony

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$16.6 million distributed to agency partners and $4.45?million in grants awarded ??

Arapahoe County Commissioners today celebrated the distribution of more than $21 million to cities, towns and partner agencies ...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Explore Arapahoe County with our updated Bike and Trail map

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This map highlights our vast network of bike and walking trails which are yours to enjoy!

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Don’t miss our last 5K Trail Walk/Run of 2021 on Oct. 9!

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The course begins and ends at our newest trailhead and park, Long’s Pine Grove, along the High Line Canal

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Get back in the saddle for the 2021 Bike to Work Day on Sept. 22

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Arapahoe County Open Spaces is pumped up and ready to hand out breakfast burritos from Little Anita’s, bike bells you’ll actually want to use, coffee, snacks, and copies of the 2021 Explore Arapahoe Bike and Trails Ma...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Treat Street at the Arapahoe County Scaregrounds

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On Saturday, Oct. 23, come out for a safe day of trick-or-treating and spooktacular family fun. Music, activities, costume contests and more! Wear a costume and get in FREE.

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Honeybees and our Ecosystem at 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by and learn why honeybees and pollination are important for our food supply, from the farm’s apiarists Joe and Debbie Komperda. Featuring fun, hands-on learning activities for youth.

This is a FREE event, but registration is required.Learn ...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Herb harvest open house at 17 Mile House Farm Park

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Drop by and learn the basics of growing, harvesting and preserving herbs, including lavender, basil and rosemary. Get recipes and discover how to make herbed vinaigrette and prepare lavender for baking. Featuring fun, hands-on learning activities for yout...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: August 5, 2021

County commissioners lead Open Spaces reauthorization discussions with residents, stakeholders

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Over the past few weeks, the Arapahoe County commissioners have been visiting with their respective districts about the Open Space Sales and Use Tax, a one-quarter of one cent tax that has been responsible for funding the County...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: July 28, 2021

Let’s get moving and hit the trails!

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Register now for the County's next 5K Trail Run/Walk at Richmil Ranch on Aug. 14, celebrating Open Spaces, fitness, and our thriving local trail system

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Conversations with Commissioners focus on Open Space Sales and Use Tax

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Arapahoe County’s Open Spaces are among our most treasured assets. From parks to trails to waterways, these amenities enhance the quality of life throughout the County. The Open Space Sales and Use Tax—which dedicates one-quarter of on...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: June 22, 2021

Arapahoe County Open Spaces Master Plan now available

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Seeks to support County assets and create a sustainable future for program 

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners has formally approved the updated Open Spaces Master Plan, which outlines priorities for the program for the next decade ...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Polling shows support for Arapahoe County Open Spaces tax reauthorization

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Preliminary polling data obtained by Arapahoe County indicates that County residents are largely in favor of reauthorizing the Open Spaces Sales and Use Tax that is currently scheduled to sunset in 2023.

The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners reviewed ...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Arapahoe County CSU Extension launches community needs assessment survey

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Colorado State University Extension in Arapahoe County is conducting a community needs assessment in order to better understand the pressing issues facing Colorado today. The short 10-minute survey is designed to gather information to help CSU Extension t...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

CSU Master Gardeners show students how to grow healthy food

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Last week, Master Gardener volunteers from Arapahoe County helped 274 students at Clayton Elementary in grades K-6 plant a vegetable garden. The volunteers shared an outdoor lesson describing the parts of a plant and their functions.

Students planted their...

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Open Spaces News
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Broncos Pkwy trailhead parking lot closed June 1-5

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The Broncos Pkwy Trailhead parking lot will be closed from Tuesday, June 1 to Saturday, June 5 for maintenance work. The lot is being regraded to improve drainage on the entrance road and re-graveled to increase reliability and performance. Signage will d...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 6, 2021

Sheriff’s Office receives rare Triple Crown accreditation honor

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CENTENNIAL – The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office received the prestigious Triple Crown award on June 24 at the National Sheriff’s Association annual conference in Phoenix, AZ.

The sheriff’s office is the first law enforcement agency in the United States t...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Sheriff's Office releases 2020 Annual Report

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CENTENNIAL – The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is releasing its 2020 Annual Report. It’s now available for review HERE. The report highlights some the accomplishments and goals achieved over the course of last year.

“In 2020, we experienced many new cha...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 21, 2022

Stage 2 Open Burning Ban

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Due to the extremely dry conditions in unincorporated Arapahoe County, Centennial, Foxfield, and Deer Trail, Arapahoe County is in stage 2 open burn ban.

In stage 2 open burn ban:

No fireworks or any other outdoor fires including, but not limited to, campfi...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Sheriff to swear in new therapy puppy ‘Zeke’

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY – Two canine siblings are now serving as therapy dogs for Littleton Public Schools. Zeke, a 4-month-old black Labrador Retriever is the sibling of Rex, our school therapy dog who is a year old. The two dogs have the same parents (dam &...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Arrest of Greenwood Village Plastic Surgeon

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY – Arapahoe County Sheriff Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Dr. Geoffrey Kim, 52, for the death of Emmalyn Nguyen, 18. Nguyen underwent breast augmentation surgery at Colorado Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery on August 1, 2019, and...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Investigators searching for potential victims after arrest of child sex assault suspect

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CENTENNIAL – Arapahoe County Sheriff Investigators are asking for the public’s help in trying to find more victims of Allan Richard Long, 51. Long is facing 41 felony counts relating to the sexual abuse of children. Investigators say t...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Sheriff’s Office launches Christmas Toy Drive to collect toys for needy children in Arapahoe County

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CENTENNIAL – Every child deserves to experience the joy of Christmas. That’s why the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the Salvation Army in Centennial to hold a Christmas Toy Drive beginning Novemb...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Citizens who call non-emergency number will soon hear a new automated attendant

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CENTENNIAL – Beginning November 17, 2021, at 7:00 a.m. citizens who call the sheriff’s non-emergency dispatch number will now hear a new recorded ‘auto attendant’ which will route inbound calls to the department the...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Arapahoe Sheriff SROs begin patrols at 3 additional high schools

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CENTENNIAL – The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office, the Aurora Police Department and the Cherry Creek School District are committed to school safety and security. Those schools include Grandview High School, Cherokee Trail High School a...

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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Arapahoe Sheriff & Coroner invites public to Open House and Free Pancake Breakfast

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY – Looking for a fun and free family-friendly event this weekend? Take a peek inside the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office and Coroner's Facility, climb into a SWAT vehicle and try on SWAT gear, watch a p...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

ACOEM Statement on Emergency Alert Sent August 4, 2021

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CENTENNIAL – On the afternoon of August 4th, 2021, the City of Englewood notified the Arapahoe County Office of Emergency Management (ACOEM) of two positive E. coli tests at one location had occurred. State regulations require that a boil water order is p...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Sheriff’s Office receives rare Triple Crown accreditation honor

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CENTENNIAL – The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office received the prestigious Triple Crown award on June 24 at the National Sheriff’s Association annual conference in Phoenix, AZ.

The sheriff’s office is the first law e...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Sheriff's Office releases 2020 Annual Report

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CENTENNIAL – The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is releasing its 2020 Annual Report. It’s now available for review HERE. The report highlights some the accomplishments and goals achieved over the course of last year.

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Sheriff to ‘swear in’ new therapy puppy for Littleton Public Schools

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY – He’s only ten weeks old, but little ‘Rex’ is ready to get to work! Sheriff Tyler Brown will swear in the ACSO’s newest member, a black Labrador retriever puppy. Rex is our first therapy dog, and he’ll be teamed up with School Resource Of...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: April 12, 2021

It’s Time to Give 9-1-1 Pros the Respect They Deserve

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Throughout the COVID crisis, Colorado’s 9-1-1 professionals have been there for us, 24/7.

They have prioritized our health and safety over their own by continuing to work in close quarters, often without access to vital personal protective equipm...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Arapahoe Sheriff Investigators looking for dump truck driver following serious crash on I-25

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Arapahoe County Sheriff Traffic Investigators are looking for the driver of a blue Peterbilt dump truck with a blue bed. They believe the driver may have witnessed a serious accident that occurred on I-25. The sheriff’s office released surveilla...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Sheriff's Office Launches New Online Public Access Portal

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY – Arapahoe County citizens now have an easier, more convenient and less expensive way to access public information and pay fines online. The sheriff’s office has launched a new, updated public access portal on its websi...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: December 9, 2020

Fire restrictions drop to Stage 1 in Arapahoe County

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY – Recent moisture and relative humidity has allowed Sheriff Tyler Brown to ease fire restrictions in Arapahoe County. Beginning December 9, 2020, fire restrictions in unincorporated Arapahoe County, Centennial, Foxfield and Deer Trail have...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Community helps local family; Jail gives coats to inmates; and Citizens' Academy goes virtual.

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Click photo to read the December edition of The Detail Newsletter or click HERE.

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

Jail boss leaves for Denver; scouts learn bike safety; and crime lab solves high-profile case.

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Honoring female deputies; meet at the SO for online sales; buy a mask, help a cancer patient.

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

An SRO as a role model; co-responding to calls for service; and an autistic boy gets a surprise.

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Prepping for monsoon season; social distance driving; and making a difference in kids' lives

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

We're back in the saddle with mounted patrol; sheriff talks use of force & kudos to our deputies!

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Click photo to read the July edition of The Detail Newsletter or click HERE.

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