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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Arapahoe County celebrates National Public Works Week

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LITTLETON, CO – May 21 – 27 is National Public Works Week and Arapahoe County is celebrating. Our Public Works and Development department connects citizens of unincorporated Arapahoe County with services like snow and ice removal, pothole ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Arapahoe County Commissioners Jackson, Holen to host June 1 Opioid Epidemic Town Hall

Opioid Epidemic Town Hall 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 th...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Arapahoe County citizen satisfaction survey gives high marks for quality of life, overall direction

Arapahoe County residents overwhelmingly enjoy their quality of life and give high marks to their county government with 76 percent rating the overall direction that Arapahoe County is taking as “excellent” or “good&rdquo...Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Arapahoe County Notices of Value mailed May 1; Appeals process open until June 1, 2017

Assessor Marc Scott

The Arapahoe County Assessor’s Office will mail 2017 Notice of Valuations to residential and commercial property owners beginning May 1. The Notice of Valuation provides property owners with information on the actual value of their property as ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

CSU-Extension offering free community workshops

LITTLETON, CO --- Green with envy over your neighbor’s lawn? Looking to learn how to can and ferment? Arapahoe County CSU-Extension is offering a series of free extension enlightens workshops throughout the summer on a variety of topics.

Scheduled E...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Short-Term Closures of Yosemite St. begin the weekend of May 12

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UPDATE: Yosemite south of Arapahoe closures to begin weekend of May 12. Yosemite north of Arapahoe closures to begin mid- June, exact dates TBD. 

LITTLETON, CO --- Reconstruction continues at the Arapahoe and I-25 interchange. To expedite work and mai...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Denver Regional Council of Governments honors transportation manager

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DENVER, CO --- Transportation Division Manager Bryan Weimer received a Distinguished Service Award from the Denver Regional Council of Governments. The award was presented by DRCOG Board Secretary Bob Fifer at the organization’s annual awards ce...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

County moves to appointments for driver’s license and ID services

The Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder’s Office will move to appointments only for all driver’s licenses, ID cards and driving records beginning June 1. These services will no longer be available on a walk-in basis. Appointments may...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Arapahoe County invites non-profits to apply for $1.68 million in Aid to Agencies grants

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners is seeking grant applications from human services, health and wellness and crisis intervention agencies for its 2018 Aid to Agencies funding. Grants will be awarded to selected non-profit 501(C)(3) or 501...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Arapahoe County Commissioners recognize 17 teens for serving as positive role models

Metro Mayors and Commissioners Youth Award recipients

Arapahoe County Commissioners and local mayors and city council members recently honored 17 teenagers from area high schools who have overcome significant personal adversity during the Arapahoe County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Award Program recogniti...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Arapahoe County honors more than 1,200 volunteers for service

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LITTLETON, CO – Arapahoe County celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Volunteer Connections program and the work and time 1,231 volunteers gave in 2016 during the appreciation event held April 26 at the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office in...

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Sheriff's Office Citizen Notification

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Arapahoe County Sheriff Fully Rescinds Open Burning Ban

Effective immediately, the Arapahoe County Sheriff is rescinding the open burning ban that has been in effect for unincorporated Arapahoe County, City of Centennial, and the towns of Deer Trail and Foxfield. Current moisture has lowered our wildfire poten...Read on...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Crime Stoppers Alert for Leetsdale Shooting Suspect

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You can remain anonymous and earn up to

TWO THOUSAND DOLLARS ($2,000)  

CAN YOU HELP SOLVE THIS CRIME? The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with information regarding the shooting that occ...Read on... Additional Info...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

Woman Fights Off Assailant; Suspect Still At-Large

The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an assault that occurred on the High Line Canal Trail near the 1600 block of S. Quebec Way.

At about 6:45 p.m. on Monday, March 27, the victim, a high-school-aged young woman, was running along t...

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