Posted on: October 23, 2017

Arapahoe County seeks input on Comprehensive Plan draft

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LITTLETON, CO --- Do you want to have a say in future development of Arapahoe County? The Arapahoe County Planning division has been working on an update to the County’s Comprehensive Plan and is seeking your input on the draft.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Arapahoe County to host Oct. 26 Opioid Epidemic Town Hall

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In Colorado alone, the statistics are staggering.

Nearly 224,000 Coloradoans misuse prescription drugs. Unintentional drug overdoses are the cause of death for 35 people each month. And, one in six Colorado 12th graders has taken prescription medicine that...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Arapahoe County Joins Moving Toward Zero Deaths Initiative

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LITTLETON, CO --- Arapahoe County has joined the Colorado Department of Transportation’s Moving Toward Zero Deaths Initiative to reduce traffic fatalities in Colorado. The Board of County Commissioners voted to become a partner on Sept. 19.

“As the populat...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan adopted by Board of County Commissioners

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LITTLETON, CO --- The future of biking and walking in and around Arapahoe County is looking bright.

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously Oct. 17 to adopt the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, which includes findings, policy...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Snow plow routes published for 2017/18 snow season

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LITTLETON, CO --- Arapahoe County Road and Bridge has published the snow plow routes for the 2017/18 winter season.

Road and Bridge conducts snow removal operations every season on roads, bridges and other transportation assets within unincorporated areas ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Ballots mailed today to voters in 18 jurisdictions in Arapahoe County

Photo of Ballot Envelopes for Arapahoe County's 2017 Election

Ballots for the 2017 Coordinated Election will be mailed today to more than 322,000 active registered voters in Arapahoe County. You are eligible to vote in this election if you live in one of 18 municipalities, school districts or special districts with ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

CSU-Extension teaching Incredible Wearables for Youth National Science Day

Incredible Wearables

LITTLETON, CO --- Wearable technology is becoming more common every day. From smart phones, to fitness trackers, engineers use technology to create problem-solving solutions in fun, wearable packages.

Arapahoe County CSU-Extension 4-H is inviting youth to ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Arapahoe County welcomes new Veterans Service Office

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LITTLETON, CO --- The Arapahoe County Veterans Service office welcomes a new Assistant Veterans Service Officer to assist veterans and their dependents seeking federal benefits.

The Board of County Commissioners appointed Jorge Arredondo as Assistant Count...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Arapahoe County DHS to share award winning workflow strategies in multi-county project

Arapahoe County’s leading workflow management system with proven results to lower customer wait times and error rates has been on the wish list for many other Colorado Counties. Three counties will wait no more. HSConnects, the award winning software deve...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Energy Efficiency Home Improvements available for your home

LITTLETON, CO --- Are you ready to start saving money on your energy bills? Do you want to be warm in your home this winter? Arapahoe County Weatherization can help you to do both with free Energy Efficiency Home Improvements program available to househol...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Voter participation and satisfaction high in Arapahoe County

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Voters in Arapahoe County have high satisfaction in the conduct of our elections and participate at a higher rate than the national average, according to recent surveys.

Arapahoe County’s elections and voter registration services were the top-rated service...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Arapahoe County CSU Extension Enlightens community with fall workshops

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LITTLETON, CO --- Looking to learn how to preserve fall produce? Wanting to know how to take the stress out of preparing Thanksgiving turkey? Hoping to get a head start on holiday gifts? You’re in luck. Arapahoe County CSU Extension is offering ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Iconic red barn at 17 Mile House preserved with History Colorado - State Historical Fund grant

17 Mile House

The iconic red barn at Arapahoe County’s 17 Mile House and Farm Park will soon be stabilized and preserved with the support of a $200,000 grant from History Colorado – State Historical Fund.

“The 17 Mile House and Farm park is not only a treasured part of ...

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