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Administration Building
West Hearing Room
5334 S. Prince St.
Littleton, CO 80120
Relay Colorado 711

Kathleen Conti, District 1
Nancy Sharpe, Chair, District 2
Jeff Baker, District 3
Nancy Jackson, District 4
Bill Holen, Chair Pro Tem, District 5

Study Session
April 21, 2020

The Board of County Commissioners will be attending this meeting telephonically. The public is invited to listen to the study sessions by calling 1-855-436-3656. The Board of County Commissioners may go into executive session as necessary to receive legal advice or discuss other confidential matters during the updates.

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners typically holds weekly Study Sessions on Monday and Tuesday. Study Sessions (except for Executive Sessions) are open to the public and items for discussion are included on this agenda. Agendas (except for Executive Sessions agendas) are available through the Commissioners’ Office or through the County’s web site at Please note that the Board may discuss any topic relevant to County business, whether or not the topic has been specifically noticed on this agenda. In particular, the Board typically schedules time each Monday under “Committee Updates” to discuss a wide range of topics. In addition, the Board may alter the times of the meetings throughout the day, or cancel or reschedule noticed meetings. Questions about this agenda? Contact the Commissioners’ Office at 303-795-4630 or by e-mail at


Study Session Topics


*Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) Information Session

Discussion of a request from the Department of Human Services to disseminate information related to the passage, development, and implementation of the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)

Request: Information/Direction

Angela Lytle, Deputy Director, Human Services
Cheryl Ternes, Director, Human Services
Todd Weaver, Director, Finance

*Elections Update and Discussion

Discussion from the Clerk & Recorder’s Office about the March 3, 2020 Presidential Primary Election, as well as an update regarding the planning for the June 30, 2020 State Primary Election

Request: Information/Direction

Joan Lopez, Clerk and Recorder
Juan Guzman, Deputy Director, Clerk and Recorder's Office
Keith Ashby, Purchasing Manager, Finance
Monica Kovaci, Senior Assistant County Attorney


*Oil and Gas Mitigation: Quality of Life: Visual and Traffic Impacts

Update regarding the ongoing process to develop new oil and gas land use/siting regulations in accordance with SB19-181. This update will include rules adopted or drafted in other jurisdictions regarding visual and traffic impacts, and will offer some recommendations for mitigating those impacts

Request: Information/Direction

Diane Kocis, Energy Specialist, Public Works and Development
Jan Yeckes, Planning Division Manager, Public Works and Development
Bryan Weimer, Director, Public Works and Development
Todd Weaver, Director, Finance
Robert Hill, Senior Assistant County Attorney



*Update on Florida Avenue Sidewalk Project

Update from Open Spaces on the Florida Avenue Sidewalk Project and request for direction on securing the required right-of-way and easements for construction. The project is located along the south side of Florida Avenue between Parker Road and South Uinta Way, located in District 4

Request: Information/Direction

Dave Schmit, Engineering Consultant, Open Spaces
Shannon Carter, Director, Open Spaces
Todd Weaver, Director, Finance
Tiffanie Bleau, Senior Assistant County Attorney


* To be recorded as required by law

WHR - West Hearing Room

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