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Please explore recent news articles and events calendar.  Arvada's most current news and events are available in the Featured Stories section of the home page.

Recent News Articles

10 Articles

Club Crest Pedestrian Bridges Update
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Because there are many trail users and many Warder elementary students who use the Highline Canal bridge, City Engineering staff have created a map depicting alternative routes. Overview There are f...

Officer Involved Shooting
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Arvada, CO January 16, 2018 – The Jefferson County Coroner concluded that Erick Michael Deleon, age 25, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.     On January 14, Arvada Police conta...

January 9, 2018: Citizen Survey Results Are In
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Arvada, CO – The 2017 Arvada Citizen Survey was conducted by Northwest Research Group (NWRG) between September 27 and October 29.  Unlike past surveys which were sent out in the mail, ...

City of Arvada Engineer Receives Professional Manager of the Year Award
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Each year, the American Public Works Association (APWA) Colorado Chapter honors individuals, programs, and projects to recognize outstanding professionals who represent the best in the public works pr...

Public Meeting Invitation RE: WestConnect Planning and Environmental Linkages Study
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A transportation study of portions of C-470, US 6, and CO 93 between Littleton and Boulder is nearly complete. The Colorado Department of Transportation and the WestConnect Coalition of agencies have ...

Countywide Emergency Notification CodeRED Testing December 4
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Emergency services agencies will test their emergency notification system CodeRED on Monday, December 4...

Taking A Bite Out of Crime
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Many people asked about Denver Police’s Air1 helicopter over Arvada on December 22, 2017. Officers in the area of 64th & Indiana were looking for a stolen car. An Arvada Officer spotted the ...

December 2017 Arvada, Aurora, Westminster Awarded Complete Streets Technical Assistance Grant
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Arvada, CO – Arvada is part of a trio of Colorado cities to win the second-ever Complete Streets Consortium technical assistance grants.   The Cities of Arvada, Aurora, and ...

City Hall
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Within this page are archived press releases and news items.   For more information or for media inquiries, please contact Maria VanderKolk, City of Arvada Communications Manager at 720-898-7507...

Dec 19, 2017 Government Finance Officers Association Recognizes Arvada's Finance Department
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The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) notified the City that our Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) earned the organization’s Certificate of Achievement. This is the GFOA&...