Posted on: January 9, 2018

Arapahoe County seeks citizens to serve on Planning Commission, two other boards

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The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners is seeking applications from residents who are interested in helping their community by serving on the Planning Commission, Weed Advisory Board and East Arapahoe County Advisory Planning Commission. Qualif...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Arapahoe County Commissioner Jeff Baker named Board Chair in 2018

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Arapahoe County Commissioner Jeff Baker has been named chair of the 2018 Board of County Commissioners with Commissioners Kathleen Conti serving as Chair Pro Tem and Bill Holen serving as Finance Officer.

Each year, the Commissioners select officers to ove...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Arapahoe County Treasurer’s Office handles unprecedented volume of tax collections to close out 2017

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When President Donald J. Trump signed The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on the Friday before Christmas, the laws for deducting property tax payments for income taxes purposes were changed. On Dec. 26, the Arapahoe County Treasurer’s Office began hearing from taxp...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

2018 Precinct Caucus: 7 Things You Need to Know

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Littleton, Colo. – Colorado’s Democratic and Republican parties will hold precinct caucus meetings March 6 in advance of the June 26 Primary Election. Voters interested in caucusing must be affiliated with one of the major political parties by Jan. 8.

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

A/D Works! joins Colorado Education Association to address teacher shortages in Colorado

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CENTENNIAL, CO --- Arapahoe/Douglas Works! was contacted by Kevin Hougen, President of the Aurora Chamber of Commerce, and a member of Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Development Board, to work with Jill Cullis, a teacher with Aurora Public Schools and Nationa...

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Posted on: December 18, 2017

Arapahoe County adopts 2018 budget

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The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners has adopted a $390.1 million budget for 2018 that reflects the County’s commitment to its Align Arapahoe goals of Service First, Quality of Life and Fiscal Responsibility.

County revenues improved by 5.4 pe...

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Posted on: December 15, 2017

Arapahoe County Open Space acquires land for conservation

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The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners approved $1.128 million in Open Space funds to acquire the 939-acre Mule Gulch property. Mule Gulch is located six miles southwest of the Town of Byers, the property is located next to, and is a part of th...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Arapahoe County awards Open Space grants to four local agencies

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At a Nov. 21 public hearing, the Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners awarded $906,500 in grants for active recreation projects to Arapahoe Park and Recreation District, City of Aurora, Cherry Creek Vista Park and Recreation District and...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Don't let rodents move in this winter

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Tri-County Health is working with other local agencies to educate the community on how best to mitigate the increase in rodents in the area by providing useful rodent-control information.

Reasons for increased activity

  • Human population increases have caused...
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