News Flash

Arapahoe County News

Posted on: December 15, 2021

New Utility Relocation Policy to help County recoup costs

Construction work on a road showing the sewer lines being dug up

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. Over the past decade, the County has paid more than $1 million to move lines for capital construction projects. 

The new policy was approved by the Board of County Commissioners on Oct. 12, 2021 and replaces an older 1989 rule which called for the County to absorb all relocation costs. The new policy will be reviewed by the Board in October 2022 to determine whether to continue the practice or join neighboring jurisdictions which require utility companies to entirely fund relocation costs. Learn more about utility installation and relocation in the County.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Arapahoe County News

Graphic saying Happy Holidays

2021 Better Together

Posted on: December 23, 2021

County building closures for Thanksgiving

Posted on: November 22, 2021
Sign on sidewalk that reads "Voter Services and Polling Center"

Vote centers open Monday, Oct. 25

Posted on: October 21, 2021

Arapahoe Cares: Dig Deep Research

Posted on: October 21, 2021

Preserving the past, for the future

Posted on: October 5, 2021

Tickets on sale now for Board & Barrel!

Posted on: October 4, 2021

Arapahoe Day building closures

Posted on: September 30, 2021
Labor Day

Labor Day building closure

Posted on: September 2, 2021

2020 Census Update

Posted on: August 26, 2021
No Burn Ban UPDATED 7.7.20

Fire restrictions and fireworks

Posted on: June 24, 2021

It's going to be a BLAST!

Posted on: May 24, 2021

Introducing County 101

Posted on: April 1, 2021

Dial 2.0 further reopens Arapahoe County

Posted on: February 11, 2021

Building closures for Presidents Day

Posted on: February 10, 2021

Vaccination Update: Telephone Town Hall

Posted on: February 1, 2021

It's going to be a BLAST!

Posted on: May 24, 2021