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Local Lafayette youth stand up for kids

October 18, 2017 Lafayette Youth Advisory Committee helps to pass measure making healthy drinks the default option on kids’ menus - Yesterday, the Lafayette City Council... read more →

Railway crossing repairs on North 83rd Street start Thursday, Oct. 19; Work requires road closures

October 17, 2017 BNSF completing crossing work and Boulder County repairing roadway near tracks - The BNSF Railway has notified Boulder County that they will be... read more →

Board of County Commissioners File Two Protests with COGCC

October 16, 2017 The two Protests are in regard to the Drilling and Spacing Unit applications submitted by 8 North LLC, a subsidiary of... read more →

Boulder County equipment testing completed for November 7 Election

October 13, 2017 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. October 13, 2017Media Contact: Mircalla Wozniak, Communications Specialist, 303-413-7766 – Ballots and equipment... read more →

Ballots begin to be mailed beginning Monday, Oct. 16

October 13, 2017 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Elections in Colorado are conducted by mail with Voter Service and Polling Centers available for those who... read more →

Professional Age Well Conference in Longmont, Friday, Nov. 3

October 10, 2017 Registration required - Event includes 10 sessions with local and national presenters - Join a network of businesses and professionals on Friday, Nov.... read more →

Ribbon Cutting for the Boulder County Recycling Center’s Capital Equipment Upgrades – Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 12 p.m.

October 9, 2017 Media Contacts: Cody Hoshide, Boulder County Resource Conservation Division, 720-564-2221 Harlin Savage, Eco-Cycle, 303-444-6634 Come Celebrate the Boulder County Recycling Center’s... read more →

Budget Office to present 2018 Recommended Budget to Boulder County Commissioners – Oct. 10

October 6, 2017 Budget Office to present 2018 Recommended Budget to Boulder County Commissioners - Tuesday, Oct. 10 Members of the public are invited... read more →

FREE bike or bus tours highlight planning in Boulder County on Saturday, Oct. 21

October 5, 2017 Join Boulder County, City of Louisville, City of Lafayette, and City of Superior planning staff members on a guided bike or bus tour of Southeast Boulder County on Oct. 21 to see examples of community planning in action. read more →

Housing Partnership Seeks Public Input on Regional Housing Plan

October 5, 2017 The public is invited to provide feedback on the Regional Housing Plan by Oct. 31 to be considered in revisions of the plan. read more →

2017 Land through the Lens Exhibit opens Friday, Oct. 13

October 5, 2017 A juried show featuring Boulder County Parks & Open Space. A reception for the exhibit will be held on Friday, Oct. 13 and the exhibit will be on display at the Great Frame Up in Longmont through Nov. 3 read more →

Cone Zones: Railroad to repair crossings on Hygiene Road and 75th Street starting Oct . 9

October 5, 2017 Railroad to repair crossings on Hygiene Road and 75th Street; Work requires road closures starting Monday, Oct. 9BNSF completing crossing work... read more →

Planning Commission agenda for October 18, 2017

October 4, 2017 The next meeting of the Boulder County Planning Commission will be Wednesday, October 18, beginning at 1:30 p.m.: Boulder County CourthouseCommissioners'... read more →

Docket DC-17-0002: Amendments to the Boulder County Land Use Code for Parking-related Uses and Regulations

October 4, 2017 Review draft Land Use Code Text amendments regarding a Multimodal Parking Facility use definition and an accessory Parking use definition On... read more →

Boulder County Hosts Annual Junior and Senior Team Fishing Derby – Saturday, Oct. 14

October 3, 2017 Boulder County Hosts Annual Junior and Senior Team Fishing Derby Saturday, Oct. 14, 9:00 a.m. - noon (rain or shine) Wally Toevs... read more →

Now accepting applications for the 2018 Volunteer Naturalist training class

October 3, 2017 The application deadline is Nov. 10, or until class is full - Applications are now open for interested persons to join the 2018... read more →

Boulder County to test ballots and equipment for upcoming election

October 2, 2017 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top">Boulder County – The Boulder County Elections Division will conduct a logic and accuracy test beginning on Tuesday,... read more →

Poverty simulation event scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 21, in Lafayette

September 28, 2017 Reservations are required for this important community activity - Poverty is a complex issue in Boulder County. While the federal poverty level is... read more →

Boulder County Recycling Center Completes Major Upgrades

September 28, 2017 Residents and businesses can now recycle more types of plastics. View the new recycling guidelines and increase your recycling today! read more →

Registration open for “The Soil Revolution – Digging Deeper” conference

September 28, 2017 Registration open for "The Soil Revolution - Digging Deeper" conference Inviting farmers and ranchers of all scales and production systems - Registration is now... read more →

Community Meeting for St. Vrain Creek Reach 3 Flood Recovery Project on Wednesday, Oct. 4

September 27, 2017 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space staff will host a St. Vrain Creek Reach 3 Flood Recovery Project kick-off meeting from... read more →

Family caregiver training program begins Thursday, Oct. 12 in Longmont

September 26, 2017 Registration required, classes held Thursday afternoons - The “National Caregiver Training Program,” offered by the Boulder County Area Agency on Aging, a division... read more →

Boulder County Offers Funding for Zero Waste Programs

September 22, 2017 Boulder County Resource Conservation Division offers funding for zero waste programsCounty will allocate $50,000 for reuse, recycling, and composting programs ... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Hosts Autumn Heritage Day Sun., Sept. 24

September 22, 2017 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space will host the Autumn Heritage and Vintage Baseball Game Day on Sun., Sept. 24, 10... read more →

CONE ZONES: Magnolia Road one-day full closure September 28

September 22, 2017 Closure needed to accommodate concrete pour for guardrail footings – In order to safely pour and set the concrete needed for... read more →

Get involved and help bring new voices to local boards and commissions

September 22, 2017 Register for PERL by Friday, Sept. 29; Classes begin Oct. 5 - If you want to do more than talk with friends or... read more →

Celebrate Bus to Work Day 2017 on Sept. 28 by taking a ride!

September 21, 2017 Events, including everyone’s favorite breakfast stations, will take place at various bus stops and stations. Visit the www.BusToWorkDay.org to learn about all the events and locations set up for those who choose transit over their cars. read more →

Workforce Boulder County Open House, Tuesday, Sept. 26 in Longmont

September 21, 2017 Workforce Boulder County does so much more than help people find a new job. To learn about all the services available, attend the Workforce Boulder County Open House in Longmont. read more →

‘Wildfire Partners’ Tour of Homes – Saturday, Sept. 30

September 20, 2017 On Saturday, Sept. 30, several Wildfire Partners are inviting interested neighbors and community members to come see mitigation work in action as part of the 2017 Wildfire Partners Tour of Homes. read more →

Boulder County updates Stormwater Quality Permit (SWQP) requirements

September 20, 2017 New requirements for construction projects are effective immediately - Boulder County recently updated components of its state and federally required Stormwater Quality... read more →

Magnolia Road guardrail replacement; Lane closures and one-day full closure

September 14, 2017 Work starts Sept. 18 - will take place on east end near Boulder Canyon Drive - Boulder County Transportation will begin a... read more →

Boulder County Raises Concerns About Oil and Gas Development Plans Submitted to the COGCC

September 13, 2017 We are gravely concerned by these two recent drilling and extraction proposals to develop oil and gas within unincorporated Boulder County. -Boulder County Commissioners read more →

Boulder County introduces new web-based portal to improve access to public records

September 13, 2017 Members of the public can use the new portal to submit a public records request, track its status, and download responsive records related to the Colorado Open Records Act read more →

Falls Prevention Week is Sept. 18-22 — Important help for older adults

September 13, 2017 Falls Prevention Week is Sept. 18-22 -- Important help for older adultsSpecial events taking place around Boulder County - Here in the U.S.,... read more →

New Motor Vehicle Self-Service Kiosk Launched at Boulder office of the Clerk & Recorder

September 11, 2017 Live demonstration of Kiosk Today at 4 p.m. – Boulder County Clerk residents can now renew their vehicle registration at a self-service... read more →

Free Backyard Compost Workshops held throughout Boulder County

September 11, 2017 – The Boulder County Resource Conservation Division is sponsoring four compost workshops in various locations throughout the county. These... read more →

City of Boulder and Boulder County finalize the Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan

September 8, 2017 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. | NEWS Sept. 8, 2017 Media Contacts: Gretchen King,... read more →

Boulder County Parks and Open Space Hosts Annual Crafts and Trades of Olden Days

September 7, 2017 EventSun., Sept. 10, at the Agricultural Heritage Center in Longmont - Boulder County Parks & Open Space will host the Annual Crafts... read more →

Notice to Property Owners who were denied a property value adjustment by the Boulder County Assessor’s Office

September 7, 2017 Petitions to the Board of Equalization for property owners who were denied a property valuation appeals adjustment are due Sept. 15. read more →

Boulder County Commissioners denounce Trump administration’s decision to rescind DACA

September 5, 2017 "We call on Congress to act immediately to shore up DACA and to allow its protections to continue for the young immigrants who are being unfairly impacted by this decision." read more →

Planning Commission agenda for Sept. 20, 2017, and Sept. 7 Subcommittee meeting information

September 1, 2017 The next regular monthly meeting of the Boulder County Planning Commission will be Wednesday, Sept. 20, beginning at 1:30 p.m.: Boulder... read more →

Community premier of the (In)visible Boulder County film, Thursday, Sept. 14

September 1, 2017 Event is free and also features a portrait gallery and community conversation about those living on the margins in today’s Boulder County. read more →

Public invited to participate in the formation of the 2018 Boulder County Budget

August 31, 2017 The public is invited to attend budget presentations and provide feedback to the County Commissioners. A Recommended 2018 Budget will be presented on Oct. 10, and a public hearing will be held on Oct. 24. read more →

Boulder County, Lafayette, Louisville close on deal to acquire Mayhoffer farm

August 30, 2017 The property has long been valued as a land buffer between the communities of Lafayette and Louisville. read more →

Prescribed Burn Planned at Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain

August 29, 2017 Burn will take place Fri., Sept. 1, and/or Sat., Sept. 2, weather permitting - Boulder County Parks & Open Space and... read more →

Boulder County Recycling Center is Collecting Eclipse Glasses

August 28, 2017 - Through a partnership with Astronomers Without Borders, the for redistribution to Asian and South American schools during... read more →

Cone Zones: 95th Street Intersections Project and Associated Road Closures Restart Monday, Aug. 28

August 25, 2017 95th closed Valmont to Isabelle; Residential and emergency access only during work hours - The 95th Street Intersections Improvement Project will restart at... read more →

Old St. Vrain Road flood recovery project starts Monday, Aug. 21

August 17, 2017 New bridge southwest of the Town of Lyons off SH 7 being built to replace the structure destroyed during the 2013 flood - Boulder... read more →

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office Citizens’ Academy Accepting Applications

August 16, 2017 The citizens' academy is an opportunity to gain a better understanding of what law enforcement does - The Boulder... read more →

Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 15 to consider County Ballot Issues for 2017 Coordinated Election

August 15, 2017 Boulder County Ballot Issues & Measures Meetings are held in the Commissioners' Hearing Room, Downtown Courthouse, 3rd Floor, 1325 Pearl Street,... read more →

Boulder County Elected Leaders and Department Heads denounce White-Supremacist-motivated violence in Charlottesville, Va.

August 14, 2017 Boulder County Elected Leaders and Department Heads denounce white supremacist-motivated violence in Charlottesville, Va. - We, your Boulder County elected officials and... read more →

Cone Zone: Full closure of 95th Street starts Monday, Aug. 14

August 10, 2017 Road closed between Lookout and Valmont roads; Residential and emergency access only - The 95th Street Intersections Improvement Project requires the full... read more →

Closure Notice: Boulder County Clerk & Recorder’s offices will be closed to the public Wednesday, Aug. 16

August 8, 2017 Offices will reopen the following day at 8 a.m. - On Wednesday, Aug. 16, all Boulder County Clerk & Recorder’s offices will be... read more →

Boulder County Land Use office closure on Thursday, August 10

August 7, 2017 Boulder County Land Use office (including the building and planning divisions) will be closed on Thursday, August 10, 2017 for staff... read more →

Human services nonprofit agencies may now apply for 2018 Worthy Cause pool funding

August 4, 2017 Deadline to apply is Sept. 14 - Boulder County’s 2018 Worthy Cause pool funding process is now accepting applications. Nonprofit human service agencies... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Announces New Agricultural Resources Division Manager

August 3, 2017 Blake Cooper to join Boulder County on Aug. 7 - Blake Cooper will be joining the management team at Boulder County Parks &... read more →

Workforce Boulder County to honor GED graduates, Saturday, Aug. 12

August 3, 2017 Public is invited to the event at the Longmont Senior Center - Workforce Boulder County is hosting a ceremony on Saturday,... read more →

Cone Zone: East Arapahoe Road resurfacing project starts Monday, Aug. 7

August 3, 2017 Road reduced to one lane between Lakota Ranch Road and Erie town limits at times during work - Boulder County Transportation will... read more →

Boulder County’s Emergency Alert Notification System now offering severe weather alerts

August 1, 2017 - Boulder County residents and guests now have the ability to sign-up for free severe weather alerts through a new Smart... read more →

Prescribed burn planned at Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain starting Wednesday, Aug. 2

July 31, 2017 Prescribed Burn Planned at Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain The prescribed burn is scheduled to begin Wednesday, Aug. 2, weather... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners’ Decisions Regarding the 2015 Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan (BVCP) Update

July 28, 2017 Board of County Commissioners' Decisions Regarding the 2015 Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan (BVCP) Update Board of County Commissioners Public Meeting -... read more →

Boulder County Offers EnergySmart IQ: Benefits for Income Qualified Homeowners

July 27, 2017 Boulder County low- to middle-income residents can access significant rebates for home energy efficiency and solar upgrades while funds last.... read more →

Volunteers Needed: Tour Guides and House Docents at the Agricultural Heritage Center

July 26, 2017 Application deadline August 2 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space is now accepting applications for volunteer in Longmont. Volunteers... read more →

Land through the Lens Exhibit deadline for submissions Tuesday, Aug. 1

July 25, 2017 Land through the Lens Exhibit deadline for submissions Tuesday, Aug. 1 John Fielder to Serve as Prize Juror - Aug. 1 is... read more →

Cone Zones: East County Line Road paving project starts Friday, July 28

July 25, 2017 East County Line Road paving project starts July 28 Daytime, weekday road closures in different sections during project; Detours will be... read more →

Input sought on Voter Service Center locations for 2018

July 25, 2017 Boulder County Elections Division seeks input on Voter Service Center locations for 2018 – The Boulder County Elections Division is... read more →

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office Hosting National Night Out Events on Tuesday, Aug. 1

July 25, 2017 Boulder County Sheriff's Office Hosting National Night Out Events Free, family-friendly events will take place around the county on Tuesday, Aug.... read more →

Heil Valley Ranch Forestry Project Community Meeting Tuesday, Aug. 1, in Lyons

July 24, 2017 Pyrite Unit Fuels Reduction & Forest Restoration Project to take place this fall - Boulder County Parks & Open Space forestry staff will... read more →

Planning Commission Decisions Regarding the 2015 Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan (BVCP) Update

July 21, 2017 On July 19, 2017, the Boulder County Planning Commission held a public meeting to deliberate and vote on the... read more →

Boulder County, Lafayette, Louisville propose plan to acquire Mayhoffer farm

July 21, 2017 (July 19, 2017) – Boulder County, the City of Lafayette, and the City of Louisville have proposed to... read more →

Mosquito Pool in Lafayette Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

July 20, 2017 Remember the 4Ds to stay safe and prevent illness - Boulder County Public Health has confirmed that mosquitoes in Lafayette have... read more →

Boulder County Public Health wins prestigious international award for excellence in food safety

July 20, 2017 - Boulder County Public Health has been recognized for the second time since 1992 as a leader in food safety for... read more →

Boulder County, Lafayette, Louisville propose plan to acquire Mayhoffer farm

July 19, 2017 (July 19, 2017) – In partnership together, Boulder County, the City of Lafayette, and the City of Louisville... read more →

Lafayette “No Fare Contest” winner announced

July 19, 2017 Lafayette residents and employees can receive a FREE $50 RTD MyRide transit pass - Thanks to Elise Rooney, Lafayette residents and employees... read more →

Boulder County releases new request for proposals for agricultural research

July 17, 2017 Deadline for submittals is August 22 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space staff has issued a new request for proposals (RFP) for... read more →

City of Lafayette, Boulder County, and BCHA Finalize Purchase of Land for Affordable Homes

July 13, 2017 Plans for the 24-acre parcel in east Lafayette represent successful regional housing partnership - The City of Lafayette, Boulder County, and the Boulder... read more →

Recruitment underway for advisory boards and commissions

July 7, 2017 Recruitment now underway for advisory boards and commissions Boulder County invites residents to voice opinions, provide guidance - Boulder County is seeking... read more →

Overland Loop trail at Heil Valley Ranch to open Wednesday, Aug. 9

July 7, 2017 Ribbon Cutting set for 4 p.m. at main trailhead - The new Overland Loop trail will be opened to the public following a... read more →

Reminder: Planning Commission (7/19) and County Commissioners (7/26) Public Meetings on BVCP Major Update; City of Boulder and Boulder County Comprehensive Development Plan IGA Renewal

July 5, 2017 Public meetings to deliberate and decide on items related to: Docket BVCP-15-0001: Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan 2015 Major Update Docket IGA-17-0001:... read more →

Training program for family caregivers begins Thursday, July 20, in Boulder

June 30, 2017 Seven-week class designed for those providing local or long-distance care - Boulder County Area Agency on Aging, a Division of Community Services, offers... read more →

Boulder County enacting stage 1 fire restrictions

June 29, 2017 Forecast for hot temperatures and dry conditions has increased fire danger - Sheriff Joe Pelle will be enacting Stage 1... read more →

Discount Electric Bike Purchase Program

June 28, 2017 Launches June 28 Boulder County residents can access significant discounts for electric bikes -- By reducing the price and helping to spread... read more →

IBM Connector Trail now open connecting Gunbarrel to Boulder Reservoir

June 27, 2017 Part of Longmont-to-Boulder trail system to officially open to cyclists and pedestrians just in time for Bike to Work Day! ... read more →

Commissioners to consider resolution declaring commitment to Paris Climate Agreement

June 23, 2017 - The Boulder County Commissioners will hold a Public Meeting on June 27 to consider adopting a resolution declaring Boulder County’s commitment... read more →

Community Meeting to discuss prescribed fire for Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain

June 22, 2017 Community Meeting to discuss prescribed fire for Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit MountainWednesday, June 28, 6:30 - 8 p.m. in Longmont - Boulder County Parks... read more →

95th Street daytime, weekday closure –Valmont to Lookout Road – starts June 26

June 21, 2017 95th Street daytime, weekday closure –Valmont to Lookout Road - starts June 26Resurfacing and intersection improvement project; Travel restrictions will vary... read more →

Lagerman Agricultural Preserve to open Monday, June 26

June 20, 2017 Lagerman Agricultural Preserve to open June 26Celebration of New Open Sky Loop set for 9 a.m. - Lagerman Reservoir, located just west of... read more →

Help shape the future of Arapahoe Road/SH 7 at an open house June 26

June 20, 2017 County seeking feedback on alternative designs to enhance walking, biking, and transit - Boulder County Transportation and its consultants will host an... read more →

North 83rd Street culvert replacement and resurfacing project starts June 21

June 19, 2017 Lane reductions and road closures planned to accommodate construction - Boulder County Transportation will begin a culvert replacement and roadway resurfacing project... read more →

Boulder County continues review of Elk & Vegetation Management Plan on Rabbit Mountain Open Space – June 20

June 12, 2017 Boulder County continues review of Elk & Vegetation Management Plan on Rabbit Mountain Open Space Board of County Commissioners to accept... read more →

Boulder County honors those who have prevented elder abuse, Thursday, June 15

June 9, 2017 Event is part of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - Elder abuse is not something many people think about, but every year an... read more →

Left Hand Outdoor Challenge Now Accepting Applications for Teens

June 8, 2017 - The Left Hand Outdoor Challenge (LHOC) is now accepting applications for its sixth season. This free program is designed for Boulder... read more →

The Stories of the Unseen — Front Range Community College in Longmont Shows (In)visible Boulder County Film and Photographs in June

June 7, 2017 The Stories of the Unseen...Front Range Community College in Longmont Shows (In)visible Boulder County Film and Photographs in JuneThe film willrange-community-college-in-longmont-shows-invisible-boulder-county-film-and-photographs-in-june/">read more →

2017 FREE Hessie Trailhead weekend shuttle running now

June 7, 2017 2017 FREE Hessie Trailhead weekend shuttle Nederland Park-n-Ride is the pick-up/drop-off location; shuttles run every 15-20 minutes - Boulder County will again... read more →

Planning Commission and Board of County Commissioners to hold Joint Public Hearing– Wednesday, June 28

June 5, 2017 Boulder County Planning Commission and Board of County Commissioners to Hold Joint Public Hearing – Wednesday, June 28, beginning at... read more →

Boulder County Child Care Assistance Program Goes to Wait List, Gets Boost from Human Services Safety Net

June 1, 2017 Human Services Safety Net initiative will help maintain higher levels of enrollment in Child Care Assistance Program ... read more →

Chip sealing of county roads starts Monday, June 5

June 1, 2017 Avoid construction zones, if possible - Boulder County’s Transportation Maintenance Division will begin annual chip seal work on county roadways on Monday, June... read more →

Reopening of Dillon Road between US 287 and 120th Street

June 1, 2017 Road had been closed since 2013 Flood - Boulder County Transportation has completed its flood recovery work on Dillon Road at Rock... read more →

Contest now open offering $5,000 for ideas to increase transit ridership in Lafayette

May 30, 2017 Submissions must be received by June 23 - Boulder County Transportation is sponsoring a Lafayette “No Fare Contest” to seek... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Hosts Catfish Night on Friday, June 9

May 30, 2017 - Summer Catfish Night is an opportunity for anglers to fish at night when Stearns Lake is usually closed. Catfish Night will.... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Seeking Volunteer Angler Hosts

May 25, 2017 Deadline to apply is June 3, training day is June 10 - The Boulder County Parks & Open Space Department is... read more →

Nederland Mining Museum Opens for the Season on Friday, June 2

May 24, 2017 - The Nederland Mining Museum will open for the season on Friday, June 2. The museum offers a glimpse into the world... read more →

Dedication of “Ron Stewart” Parks Administrative Building & Rabbit Mountain Open Space

May 23, 2017 Naming Dedication Ceremonies and Ribbon Cuttings forRetired Open Space Director, Ron Stewart All are welcome to attend either or both ceremonies... read more →

Help caregivers thrive – Sign up today for family caregiver training course in Longmont

May 19, 2017 Sign up today for family caregiver training course in Longmont - Help caregivers thriveClasses on Tuesdays, June 6 – July 18,... read more →

Boulder County accepting written public comment on revised Elk Management Plan

May 18, 2017 Revised plan will be presented to POSAC on Thurs., May 25. - Boulder County Parks & Open Space has posted.... read more →

Wagonwheel Gap Road and Fourmile Canyon Creek flood recovery work starts May 22

May 18, 2017 Expect travel delays throughout the project - Boulder County Transportation and its project partner and contractor SEMA Construction, Inc. (SEMA) will... read more →

2017 Land through the Lens Exhibit – Call for Entries

May 18, 2017 2017 Land through the Lens Exhibit - Call for Entries First photo session Sat., May 20. Registration Open! - Boulder County Parks... read more →

County Commissioners sign letter to Governor Hickenlooper regarding the Martinez v. COGCC Appeal

May 16, 2017 Letter was jointly signed by local elected officials and community leaders and sent to the governor on May 15, 2017We respectfully... read more →

Lawnmower exchange, transportation challenge offer chances to boost air quality

May 16, 2017 Events aim to empower residents to reduce pollution that fuels climate change, poor air quality – Boulder County Public Health and the... read more →

North 71st Street flood recovery reconstruction project starts May 18

May 15, 2017 Road closed to through traffic between Highway 52 and Lookout Road - In order to accommodate a flood recovery-related culvert installation project... read more →

Boulder County releases new video: Parks & Open Space Founders’ Legacy

May 12, 2017 Boulder County releases new video: Parks & Open Space Founders' Legacy. - The Boulder County Parks & Open Space department recently... read more →

The deadline to file property value appeals is June 1

May 12, 2017 Property owners can file an appeal if they believe their property has not been valued appropriately based on market values... read more →

CONE ZONE: East County Line Road flood recovery reconstruction project starts May 15

May 11, 2017 Expect occasional lane-closures - Boulder County Transportation will begin a flood recovery project at the East County Line Road bridge over Boulder... read more →

Cone Zones: James Canyon & James Creek flood recovery work begins week of May 15

May 11, 2017 Road will be reduced to one lane in multiple locations during project - Boulder County Transportation and its project partner and contractor Kelley... read more →

Meeting to discuss national study that documents 2013 Flood recovery efforts May 17

May 11, 2017 - The 2013 Flood greatly impacted Boulder County and the surrounding region, and parts of the county are still in recovery nearly... read more →

Public hearing for proposed Floodplain Map and Code Amendments – Tuesday, May 16

May 9, 2017 Board of County Commissioners public hearing for proposed Floodplain Map and Code Amendments - Tuesday, May 16 Staff Recommendation to the... read more →

Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yards open for the season

May 3, 2017 Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yards opening for the season Free slash and log disposal available at Allenspark and Nederland sort... read more →

County Commissioners call oil and gas operators in Boulder County to guarantee the safety of existing wells and pipelines

May 3, 2017 Statement from the Board of County CommissionersThe tragic home explosion in Firestone is a poignant example of how important it... read more →

Boulder County Floodplain Mapping Project public meeting May 9

May 2, 2017 Draft maps currently available online - Boulder County Transportation and the State of Colorado will host a public meeting to present draft floodplain... read more →

County Commissioners reject sustainable agricultural research proposals

May 2, 2017 Sustainable agricultural research proposals rejectedNew request for proposals to be issued later this month - After review and analysis, Boulder County staff recommended... read more →

Caregiving Symposium, Tuesday, May 16 — Information and support for family caregivers

May 1, 2017 Complimentary lunch included if registered by May 8 The 12th Annual Caregiving Symposium, sponsored by Boulder County Area Agency on Aging,... read more →

Cat tests positive for plague in Longmont

May 1, 2017 Protect yourself and pets as spring, summer bring increase in animal-borne diseases Boulder County Public Health (BCPH) is reminding residents to... read more →

County Commissioners declare May “Older Americans’ Month” in Boulder County

May 1, 2017 Boulder County AAA and local senior centers celebrate those who "Age Out Loud" As part of a nationwide declaration, the Boulder... read more →

Assessor’s Office mails Notices of Value to all property owners on May 1

April 28, 2017 - The Boulder County Assessor’s Office has completed its reappraisal of all property in Boulder County and will be mailing... read more →

Boulder County Assessor’s Office will be mailing notices of value to all property owners on May 1

April 28, 2017 ** Note: This version contains a correction in the example amount of a home value change between a comparison house in... read more →

The Boulder County Assessor’s Office will be mailing notices of value to all property owners on May 1

April 28, 2017 - The Boulder County Assessor’s Office has completed its reappraisal of all property in Boulder County and will be... read more →

Commissioners Announce 2017 Volunteer Awards during National Volunteer Week

April 27, 2017 The Boulder County Commissioners celebrated the important role volunteers play in the community by hosting a volunteer recognition event on April... read more →

County Commissioners call on all oil and gas operators in Boulder County to shut down their vertical wells

April 27, 2017 County Commissioners call on all oil and gas operators in Boulder County to shut down their vertical wells () -- On Wednesday, April... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners pledge to continue to protect public health, safety, and the environment from local oil & gas development

April 25, 2017 At a public meeting on April 25, 2017, the Board of County Commissioners and staff rolled out plans to address the... read more →

Kestrel Affordable Housing Community to Receive Metro Vision Award

April 24, 2017 Award recognizes Louisville development for advancing a positive vision of Metro Denver’s future. - The Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) is... read more →

Public Meeting on Oil & Gas Development – April 25

April 21, 2017 Public Meeting on Oil & Gas Development - April 25 County Commissioners to review multi-pronged approach to addressing potential public health... read more →

Residents can help shape the future of Arapahoe Road/State Hwy 7 at April 26 public meeting

April 21, 2017 County seeking feedback on recent studies - Boulder County Transportation will host a public meeting to present information and collect feedback on recent... read more →

Rabbit Mountain Elk Management Plan POSAC Hearing April 27

April 19, 2017 Online speaker signup for public testimony begins Thursday, April 20, at noon - The Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee (POSAC)... read more →

The story of the unseen — (In)visible Boulder County film shows this weekend in Boulder and Longmont

April 19, 2017 The story of the unseen -- (In)visible Boulder County film shows this weekend in Boulder and Longmont With the Resonance Women’s.... read more →

Boulder County to launch refreshed website on Wednesday, April 19

April 17, 2017 Boulder County to launch refreshed website on April 19The updated website will include a more mobile-friendly platform and a streamlined navigation... read more →

Free Backyard Compost Workshops held throughout Boulder County

April 14, 2017 These events are free and open to the public – The Boulder County Resource Conservation Division is sponsoring seven... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners to read to Head Start classes – April 18 and 21

April 14, 2017 Boulder County Commissioners to read to Head Start classes April 18 and 21 Part of the One Book 4 Colorado program that... read more →

Public Hearing for Proposed Floodplain Map and Code Amendments – Wednesday, April 19

April 14, 2017 Public Hearing for Proposed Floodplain Map and Code Amendments – Wednesday, April 19The estimated start time of these agenda items is... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Annual Senior Fish-off, Fri., April 21

April 13, 2017 Boulder County Parks & Open Space Annual Senior Fish-off, Fri., April 21 6:30 - 10 a.m. at Walden Ponds Wildlife Habitat... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Seeking Volunteers

April 13, 2017 Boulder County Parks & Open Space Seeking VolunteersCultural History Volunteers, Angler Hosts, and Mining Museum Guides WantedBoulder County Parks and Open... read more →

Volunteer Program Enrichment Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 27

April 13, 2017 RSVP by Thursday, April 20 - The Boulder County Commissioners will celebrate the important role volunteers play in the community by... read more →

Parks & Open Space Land Conservation Awards Ceremony Wednesday, April 26

April 7, 2017 Parks & Open Space Land Conservation Awards Ceremony Wednesday, April 26 Awards to be presented at Parks & Open Space headquarters... read more →

Commissioners Honor Outstanding County Programs at Annual Pinnacle Awards

April 7, 2017 This year there were 15 finalist projects chosen to be highlighted and considered for top awards. - Each year, the Board.... read more →

Boulder County is now offering FREE bike racks to local businesses

April 6, 2017 - Boulder County is launching a program to provide free bike racks and installation assistance to businesses throughout the county. Just... read more →

Pella Crossing Opening Ceremony Rescheduled to April 26, 4:30 p.m.

April 4, 2017 Soggy conditions have delayed work and postponed the reopening of the open space property near Hygiene - Work delays and concerns for trail, located just west of Longmont, to April 26 at 4:3 More information about the site can be found at www.BoulderCountyOpenSpace.org/pella.

THRIVE Conference Saturday, April 8 – Helping residents with low-income build assets

March 30, 2017 THRIVE Conference Saturday, April 8 — Helping residents with low-income build assets Registration required for this bilingual event - The second annual THRIVE bilingual... read more →

Diabetes Prevention Program offered by Area Agency on Aging

March 29, 2017 Prevention program begins in late April; Information session Tuesday, April 11 - Did you know that one-in-three Coloradans have pre-diabetes? Left... read more →

Boulder Creek Path extension project open house Wednesday, April 5

March 29, 2017 County seeking feedback on draft plans - Boulder County Transportation will host an open house to present draft plans for extending... read more →

Caring for LGBT Elders: Project Visibility Training will be held Thursday, April 13 in Lafayette

March 28, 2017 Registration required by April 6 - The Boulder County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is hosting a Project Visibility community-based training on Thursday,.... read more →

Family caregiver training program begins Thursday, April 13 in Longmont

March 24, 2017 Registration required, classes held Thursday afternoons – The “National Caregiver Training Program,” offered by the Boulder County Area Agency on Aging, a... read more →

Agricultural Heritage Center opens Saturday, April 1 for the 2017 season

March 24, 2017 The center will be open Fri. through Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - The Agricultural Heritage Center at the Lohr/McIntosh Farm, 8348 Ute... read more →

The deadline for filing Business Personal Property Declarations is approaching

March 23, 2017 Business owners have until April 18 to file their 2017 Business Personal Property Declarations The Boulder County Assessor's Office is... read more →

Boulder County adopts strongest set of regulations on oil and gas development in the State of Colorado

March 23, 2017 Boulder County adopts the strongest set of regulations on oil and gas development in the State of Colorado The regulations will... read more →

New climate change pilot project to begin with analysis of carbon sequestration feasibility

March 23, 2017 Board of County Commissioners awards project contract to CSU’s National Resource Ecology Lab - To effectively address climate change and reduce Greenhouse Gases... read more →

Sunshine Fire marks the start of wildfire mitigation season

March 23, 2017 Boulder County launches 2017 wildfire mitigation assistance programs for residents - The Sunshine Fire, fire bans, and red flag warnings are... read more →

Pella Crossing Open Space to re-open on Wednesday, April 12

March 22, 2017 Pella Crossing Open Space to open April 12Grand Reopening Celebration set for 4 p.m. - Pella Crossing Open Space, located just west of... read more →

Parks & Open Space Hosts Open House April 6 – Draft Rabbit Mountain Elk Management Plan

March 22, 2017 Parks & Open Space Hosts Open House April 6 – Draft Rabbit Mountain Elk Management PlanBoulder County Staff seeks public comment.... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners to review oil and gas development regulations – Thursday, March 23

March 22, 2017 Boulder County Commissioners to review oil and gas development regulations - March 23 Public Meeting of the County Commissioners to consider... read more →

Parks & Open Space Now Accepting Applications for Volunteer Pollinator Monitors

March 10, 2017 Parks & Open Space Now Accepting Applications for Volunteer Pollinator MonitorsApplication deadline is March 17 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space is... read more →

Cone Zones: Culvert replacement at N. 75th Street and Valmont Road

March 10, 2017 Culvert replacement at 75th St. and Valmont Rd.Expect travel delays in all directions from March 13 - 17 – A culvert... read more →

Boulder County Files Motion to Dismiss State of Colorado’s Complaint (Oil & Gas Moratorium)

March 8, 2017 Boulder County Files Motion to Dismiss State of Colorado’s Complaint (Oil & Gas Moratorium) - The Boulder County Attorney's Office has... read more →

Poverty simulation event scheduled for Sunday, March 19

March 7, 2017 To make a difference, understand the problem -- Attend a poverty simulation event Sunday, March 19Reservations are required for this important... read more →

Workforce Boulder County Youth Hiring Event (in Longmont) – Thursday, March 23

March 7, 2017 Workforce Boulder County hosts Youth Hiring Event Thursday, March 23, in LongmontTeens invited to apply for summer jobs with the Boulder.... read more →

Boulder County partners with the Center for ReSource Conservation to help low-income residents with energy upgrades

March 6, 2017 EnergySmart and Conservation for All programs collaborate to provide homeowners a way to give rebate dollars to low-income neighbors - Boulder County has... read more →

Boulder County Awards Sustainability Grants to Local Communities

March 2, 2017 - The Boulder County Commissioners have announced the recipients of 2017 Environmental Sustainability Grants. Recipients include the following communities in Boulder County:... read more →

Boulder County Responds to Oil & Gas Industry’s Intervention on Lawsuit Filed by the Colorado Attorney General

February 28, 2017 Boulder County Responds to Oil & Gas Industry's Intervention on Lawsuit Filed by theColorado Attorney General**Correction included in Statement from the... read more →

Boulder County continues review of oil and gas development regulations

February 27, 2017 Board of County Commissioners to accept public testimony at a hearing on March 14 - The Board of County Commissioners have scheduled two... read more →

Boulder County Issues RFP for the Operation of the Boulder County Recycling Center

February 24, 2017 - The Boulder County Administrative Services Department has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for the continued operation of the Boulder... read more →

Parks & Open Space seeking Cultural Program Educators volunteers

February 24, 2017 Parks & Open Space seeking Cultural Program Educators volunteers Application deadline March 20. Training class April 6. - Boulder County Parks &... read more →

Soil Health Conference scheduled for Thursday March 9

February 22, 2017 Topics include current science, indicators, and benefits of soil health - The 2017 Soil Health Conference will take place Thursday March 9,.... read more →

Neighborhood meeting for Cold Springs Fire community members Feb. 27

February 21, 2017 - A neighborhood meeting has been scheduled for Monday, Feb. 27 for the residents who live within and adjacent to the... read more →

Floodplain Mapping Project public meeting Feb. 23

February 16, 2017 Floodplain Mapping Project public meeting on Thursday, Feb. 23Draft maps currently available online - Boulder County Transportation and the State of Colorado has... read more →

Boulder County Responds to Lawsuit Filed by the Colorado Attorney General

February 14, 2017 Boulder County Responds to Lawsuit Filed by theColorado Attorney GeneralStatement from the Boulder County Commissioners Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 The Colorado Attorney... read more →

Get involved, help bring new voices to local boards and commissions

February 14, 2017 -- PERL now recruiting Register by Tuesday, Feb. 28; Classes begin March 7 - You see it everywhere these days. People want to.... read more →

Advisory from the Community Protection Division of the District Attorney’s Office

February 10, 2017 Advisory from the Community Protection Division of the District Attorney's OfficeSolicitations have been made to obtain “Deeds” to property - Boulder County residents... read more →

North Foothills Prescribed Burn Window Set for Feb. 13 – 24

February 9, 2017 Possible Burns at Heil Valley Ranch and Hall Ranch Open Space - Boulder County Parks & Open Space and the Boulder... read more →

Training Course in Boulder to Help Family Caregivers Thrive

February 8, 2017 Registration required, classes start Tuesday, Feb. 28 - “Powerful Tools for Caregivers,” a 15-hour course sponsored by the Boulder County Area Agency on... read more →

Teens and adults can now apply for summer jobs with Boulder County Youth Corps

February 7, 2017 Deadline to submit youth applications is Fri., Mar. 31 - Boulder County residents ages 14-17 can now apply for summer jobs with the... read more →

Boulder County seeking proposals for agriculture research project

February 6, 2017 Mandatory pre-bid meeting Tuesday, Feb. 28 - Boulder County is seeking qualified companies, organizations, and vendors to submit proposals for the... read more →

From Our Lands to Your Hands Family farm event set for Feb. 22

February 6, 2017 From Our Lands to Your Hands Family farm event on Wednesday, Feb. 22Event will be held at Boulder County Fairgrounds, Exhibit... read more →

Boulder County Awards Funding for Zero Waste Programs

February 3, 2017 – The Boulder County Board of County Commissioners awarded $49,040 to nine waste reduction programs on Jan. 12 as... read more →

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Report Now Available for Viewing

February 2, 2017 Improving timeliness, reducing stigma, and increasing early detection are among recommendations - A group of Boulder County organizations has released the... read more →

Boulder County’s EnergySmart program launches a new Electric Vehicle advising service

February 1, 2017 - Boulder County’s EnergySmart service is now offering the nation’s first government-sponsored electric vehicle personal advising service. This free service assists residents... read more →

Boulder County Responds to Colorado Attorney General on Oil & Gas Moratorium

January 28, 2017 Boulder County Responds to Colorado Attorney General County Attorney responds to Colorado AG's request that Boulder County rescind its temporary moratorium... read more →

Walk-In Health Coverage Enrollment Event and Resource Fair on Jan. 28

January 25, 2017 Enrollment Deadline for 2017 Health Coverage is Tuesday, Jan. 31 - Boulder County will host a final walk-in health coverage enrollment event and... read more →

Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program

January 23, 2017 Online applications will be accepted until Feb. 15. - The Parks & Open Space Department is now accepting applications for the... read more →

Commissioners reaffirm commitment to protecting residents and the environment

January 19, 2017 Resolution 2017-26 was approved unanimously by the Board - Boulder County Commissioners along with heads of county departments and other county elected officials... read more →

Make a difference – Become a Boulder County juvenile mentor

January 18, 2017 Provide a positive role model and help change the life of a local teenager - The Boulder County Youth Mentoring Program is looking... read more →

Boulder County planning to install real-time bus schedule displays at area stops

January 18, 2017 Take a survey by Jan. 27 and you may win a $25 gift card - Thanks to grant funds, Boulder County will be... read more →

The Hero’s Journey of the Caregiver workshop begins in February

January 17, 2017 Saturday, Feb. 4, and Saturday, Feb. 11, in Longmont - The Boulder County Area Agency on Aging, a Division of Community Services, is... read more →

Youth Corps participant Jake Drewes to be recognized at Colorado State Capitol

January 17, 2017 Awards ceremony celebrates youth work experience and commitment to Colorado’s natural resources - On Monday, Jan. 23, the Colorado Youth Corps Association (CYCA)... read more →

Nominations are now being accepted for the Land Conservation Awards

January 17, 2017 Nominations now accepted for the 2017 Land Conservation Awards Nominations accepted through Jan. 31 - The Boulder County Parks & Open... read more →

The (In)visible Boulder County Photo Exhibit at the Boulder County Courthouse — Telling the Story of the Unseen

January 13, 2017 Telling the Story of the Unseen -- The (In)visible Boulder County photo exhibit now showing at the Boulder County Courthouse Photos on... read more →

Food Assistance Gains Seen Across Colorado; More Progress Needed

January 10, 2017 Colorado’s improvement is 11th best in the U.S.; Boulder County organizations collaborating on outreach - Enrollment in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, (SNAP,... read more →

Public Health Partners with Law Enforcement Agencies to Prevent Opioid Overdoses

January 9, 2017 Boulder County Officials from eight agencies to receive training on administering overdose reversal drug naloxone - Boulder County Public Health will provide training... read more →

Boulder County announces second annual Winter Bike Week – Jan. 23-27

January 9, 2017 Boulder County announces second annual Winter Bike WeekWinter Bike to Work Day Jan. 25; register and track trips today - Winter Bike Week... read more →

Forest slash pile burning season on Boulder County Open Space begins Thurs., Jan. 5

January 4, 2017 Forest slash pile burning season begins Thursday, Jan. 5First burn Thurs., Jan. 5, at Hall Ranch (west of Lyons), weather permitting -... read more →

Caring for LGBT Elders: Project Visibility Training to be held Thursday, Jan. 26

January 3, 2017 Registration required by Jan. 20 - Boulder County Area Agency on Aging is hosting a Project Visibility community-based training on Thursday, Jan. 26... read more →

Boulder County named a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists

January 3, 2017 - On Dec. 21, 2016, the League of American Bicyclists (League) recognized Boulder County with a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) award,... read more →
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Boulder County Commissioners respond to Colorado Supreme Court’s Decision not to Hear Appeal of Road Case

December 19, 2016 Plaintiffs-Appellants (Wibby et al.) v. Boulder County Board of County Commissioners -- In June of this year, the Colorado Court of Appeals... read more →

Boulder County donates 10,000 pounds of locally grown pinto beans to Community Food Share

December 19, 2016 Beans grown on county open space agricultural lands will be distributed to local families.Media Invitation: Boulder County Parks & Open Space Agricultural... read more →

Boulder County’s Family to Family Holiday Program Still Needs Donations

December 16, 2016 Holiday gift-giving program for low-income residents is $15K short of goal - Boulder County’s Family to Family program is still seeking donations... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners appoint Cindy Braddock as County Assessor

December 15, 2016 Appointment follows decision by current Boulder County Assessor Jerry Roberts to retire in January() -- The Board of County Commissioners today... read more →

County Officials Review Study on Jail Overcrowding in Boulder County

December 14, 2016 The study used evidenced-based practices to examine the best use of county resources to ensure public safety and reduce recidivism... read more →

Boulder County seeking public comment on Sustainable Agriculture Research and Innovation Initiative

December 14, 2016 Comments are due by Friday, Dec. 30. - Boulder County Parks & Open Space is seeking public comment on the Sustainable Agriculture Research... read more →

County Commissioners extend temporary moratorium on new oil and gas permit applications to May 1, 2017

December 13, 2016 Staff Given Additional Time to Finish Oil and Gas Development Regulations – At a public hearing on Dec. 13, county... read more →

Boulder County adopts $422.5 million budget for 2017

December 13, 2016 Boulder County adopts $422.5 million budget for 2017 - The Boulder County Commissioners have adopted a budget of $422.5 million for 2017, down from... read more →

MEDIA ADVISORY – Lefthand Canyon ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, Dec. 16

December 12, 2016 Lefthand Canyon ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, Dec. 16 - Boulder County will host a ribbon cutting ceremony from 1 to 2 p.m. on... read more →

Public Hearing to Consider Status of Temporary Moratorium on the Processing of New Oil and Gas Permits

December 8, 2016 Public comment for the 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 13 hearing will be taken in written form – At a public... read more →

Trip Tracker Program sees amazing results during 2015-16 school year

December 7, 2016 Participants from five St. Vrain Valley school took 92,442 green trips - Boulder County Transportation’s Trip Tracker Program, which encourages school communities to... read more →

Floodplain Mapping public meeting about segments of St. Vrain Creek set for Tuesday, Dec. 13

December 6, 2016 Presentation followed by hands-on map review with state and county staff - Boulder County Transportation and the State of Colorado will host a... read more →

Recruitment now underway for advisory boards and commissions

December 5, 2016 Boulder County invites residents to voice opinions, provide guidance - Boulder County is seeking volunteers who would like to voice their opinions and.... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners announce process for filling vacancy for County Assessor

December 2, 2016 Qualified candidates are invited to submit letters of interest by deadline of 5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016() -- After... read more →

Railroad crossing quiet zone public meeting Dec. 7 in Niwot

December 1, 2016 Community feedback is welcomed - Boulder County Transportation will host a public meeting to present information and gather community input regarding efforts to... read more →

Heil Valley Ranch Prescribed Burn Window Set for Nov. 28 – Dec. 14

November 22, 2016 Heil Valley Ranch will be closed during active ignition days - Boulder County Parks & Open Space and the Boulder County.... read more →

Boulder County Holiday Giving Programs Provide Donors with a Range of Choices to Help Others

November 18, 2016 Programs support families, children, seniors, seasonal workers, and others in needBoulder County residents who want to help low-income neighbors celebrate the... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners extend temporary moratorium on processing oil and gas development applications

November 17, 2016 County Commissioners extend temporary moratorium on processing oil and gas development applications Public hearing scheduled for Dec. 13 to consider status of... read more →

St. Vrain Community Hub officially the first LEED Platinum building in Longmont

November 17, 2016 The St. Vrain Community Hub’s environmentally sustainable measures are numerous - Boulder County has officially been awarded LEED Platinum status for the St.... read more →

Boulder County Assessor Jerry Roberts announces his retirement

November 17, 2016 Boulder County Assessor Jerry Roberts to retire in January 2017 State law gives County Commissioners the role of filling the vacancy.... read more →

Sixteenth Annual Lavender Gala takes Place Sunday, Dec. 4

November 16, 2016 RSVP by Nov. 30 for this festive holiday event specifically geared to affirm the lives of Boulder County LGBT older... read more →

PIE program celebrates 15-year anniversary

November 15, 2016 Joint program of Foothills United Way and Boulder County Community Action Programs promotes financial education and savings - Foothills United Way,... read more →

Reminder: Staff Report and Online Registration Available for Oil and Gas Public Hearing – 12 p.m., Nov. 15

November 14, 2016 Staff Report and Online Registration Available for Nov. 15 - Oil and Gas Public Hearing Boulder County Commissioners to hold public... read more →

Wildfire Partners Recognized as Model Community Wildfire Mitigation Program

November 14, 2016 The Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association (RMIIA) is honoring Wildfire Partners with its annual Alan Miller Spirit Award - Eight Nederland homeowners credit... read more →

Boulder County’s General Election Audit Open to the Public

November 11, 2016 Boulder County – The public is invited to observe the Boulder County Election Division’s 2016 General Election voting equipment audit beginning... read more →

Election Day Unofficial Results – Wednesday Update

November 10, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top">Boulder County – The Boulder County Elections Division has finished tallying results for 181,115 ballots for the 2016... read more →

Boulder County Seeks Volunteers to join the Citizen Ranger Corps

November 9, 2016 Application deadline is Friday, Nov. 18. - Boulder County is now accepting applications for volunteers to join the Citizen Ranger Corps. Volunteers with the... read more →

Voter Options Now through Tuesday, November 8

November 4, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Boulder County offers voters many ways to return their mail ballot or vote in-person between now and.... read more →

2016 Prairie Dog Management Stakeholder Update Public Meeting Nov. 16

November 4, 2016 2016 Prairie Dog Management Update Public Meeting - Wednesday, Nov. 16Update on prairie dog and habitat management on county open space... read more →

Advance directives for LGBT older adults — Planning workshop on Saturday, Nov. 19 in Longmont

November 4, 2016 Advance directives for LGBT older adults -- Planning workshop on Saturday, Nov. 19 Space is limited, registration required - The Boulder County... read more →

Drive-by Ballot Drop-off locations open Friday

November 2, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – In addition to the twelve 24-hour ballot drop boxes already in operation, the Boulder County Elections... read more →

Teen Substance Abuse Town Hall, Tuesday, Nov. 15, in Longmont

November 2, 2016 Teen Substance Abuse Town HallTuesday, Nov. 15, in Longmont How to talk with kids about alcohol and drugs - Learn about current trends... read more →

Online registration available to sign-up in advance to speak at oil and gas public hearing on Nov. 15

November 1, 2016 Online Registration Available to Sign-Up in Advance to Speak at Oil and Gas Public HearingBoulder County Commissioners to hold public hearing.... read more →

Discount Electric Car Purchase Program Launches Nov. 1

November 1, 2016 Boulder County residents can access limited time discounts for electric vehicles - Boulder County and its municipalities are providing another reason to purchase... read more →

St. Vrain Creek “Reach 3” Check-In Meeting set for Monday, Nov. 7

October 31, 2016 St. Vrain Creek “Reach 3” Public Meeting set for Monday, Nov. 7Focus on ideas and concerns from stakeholders - Boulder County Parks &... read more →

Monday is the last day to request a mail ballot

October 28, 2016 Boulder County – Monday, October 31 is the last day for a voter to register or change their voter mailing... read more →

Statement from the County Commissioners regarding Mayhoffer property (AKA Kerr Estates)

October 28, 2016 Statement from the Board of County Commissioners regarding Mayhoffer property (AKA Kerr Estates) Commissioners respond to public concerns over potential development... read more →

Applications for 2017 Volunteer Naturalist class are now being accepted

October 25, 2016 Applications for the 2017 Volunteer Naturalist training class no being acceptedApplication Deadline is Nov. 11 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space is... read more →

Boulder County Elections to host webinar on post-election and election night reporting information

October 21, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top">Boulder County – Boulder County Clerk & Recorder Hillary Hall will host a webinar to help explain... read more →

Boulder County equipment testing completed for 2016 General Election

October 21, 2016 -- Representatives from the local Democratic and Republican parties signed off on the completed Logic and Accuracy test today and confirmed... read more →

Community walk and bike rodeo Saturday, Oct. 29 in Longmont

October 21, 2016 This FREE event teaches kids safe riding and walking skills - Boulder County, the City of Longmont, St. Vrain Valley Schools, Safe Routes... read more →

Reminders for all Voters

October 20, 2016 Joint Statement from the Boulder County Clerk & Recorder Hillary Hall and the Boulder District Attorney Stan Garnett Key Reminders to Voters –... read more →

Public invited to comment on 2017 Recommended Budget

October 18, 2016 Members of the public are invited to view recommended budget,comment by email or at public hearing on Tuesday, Oct. 25. ... read more →

Boulder County hosts Age Well conference on Friday, Oct. 28

October 17, 2016 Top national and local presenters focus on health and aging, registration required - Boulder County is aging. By 2040, more than a quarter... read more →

Telling the story of the unseen — Project (In)visible photo exhibit opens Thursday, Oct. 20

October 17, 2016 Telling the story of the unseen -- Project (In)visible photo exhibit opens Thursday, Oct. 20Pictures showcase many of the underserved members... read more →

Ballots begin to be mailed Monday, Oct. 17

October 14, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Elections in Colorado are conducted by mail with Voter Service and Polling Centers available for those... read more →

Boulder County to receive age-friendly designation by AARP

October 14, 2016 , Friday, Oct. 28Latest Colorado county inducted into the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities - Boulder County will be named an age-friendly... read more →

Public comment sought on draft plan for Genetically Engineered (GE) Crop Transition

October 13, 2016 Public Hearings set for October and November – Boulder County staff members have released a Draft document entitled Transition Plan for... read more →

Elections Hiring Event scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 15

October 13, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Boulder County Elections is currently hiring Voter Service and Polling Center judges. The majority of the... read more →

FREE bike tour visiting area planning highlights on Saturday, Oct. 22

October 13, 2016 City of Boulder/Boulder County showcasing planning in action; registration now open - Boulder County’s Transportation and Land Use departments and the City of.... read more →

Annual Junior and Senior Team Fishing Derby on Oct. 22

October 13, 2016 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space will host the annual Junior and Senior Team Fishing Derby on Oct. 22 at the Wally... read more →

Vietnam Veterans Commemoration Ceremony scheduled for Nov. 11

October 12, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners to distribute pins for the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War - Vietnam Veterans from Boulder County and the surrounding... read more →

Colorado Communities to Push for State, Federal Climate Action

October 12, 2016 - On Oct. 11 the Boulder County Commissioners held a public hearing on the policy priorities of Colorado Communities for Climate Action... read more →

Board of County Commissioners passes resolution in support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s opposition to Dakota Access Pipeline

October 11, 2016 Statement from the Boulder County Board of County Commissioners The Board of County Commissioners today passed a resolution in support of... read more →

Drug Take Back Event – Saturday, Oct. 22

October 7, 2016 For Immediate ReleaseOct. 7, 2016 Drug Take Back DayThe Boulder County Sheriff's Office and the DEA are teaming up for a... read more →

Target shooting education video series now available for viewing

October 7, 2016 The 5-video series provides tips for safe and respectful target shooting on public lands - A new video series entitled “Safety & Respect”... read more →

Learn about poverty in the community — Attend a poverty simulation Wednesday, Oct. 19

October 7, 2016 Learn about poverty in the community -- Attend a poverty simulation Wednesday, Oct. 19 How would you make difficult choices about... read more →

2016 Outdoor Creations – A Boulder County Juried Art Show reception Oct. 14

October 6, 2016 2016 Outdoor Creations – A Boulder County Juried Art Show Reception on Friday, Oct. 14, 6-9 p.m. at The Great Frame Up... read more →

Heil Valley Ranch Prescribed Burn Window Set for Oct. 12 – 31

October 6, 2016 Heil Valley Ranch Prescribed Burn Window Set for Oct. 12 - 31 First attempt Wednesday, Oct. 12, weather permitting – Boulder County... read more →

Forestry Project at Betasso Preserve Begins Oct. 11; Park Closures Begin Oct. 24

October 6, 2016 Forestry Project at Betasso Preserve Begins Oct.11; Park Closures Begin Oct. 24Operations will be conducted Monday through Friday from 7 a.m.... read more →

Draft of proposed Boulder County oil and gas development regulations available for review

October 5, 2016 – Boulder County staff members have drafted updated Special Review regulations for oil and gas development and are actively... read more →

Boulder County to test ballots and equipment for upcoming election

October 5, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – The Boulder County Elections Division will conduct a logic and accuracy test beginning on Tuesday, Oct.... read more →

Wildfire mitigation is focus of Wildfire Awareness Month in Boulder County

October 4, 2016 Residents can learn how to take action to protect their homes from wildfire. - October is Wildfire Awareness Month in.... read more →

Healthier Living: A self-management class for older adults begins Oct. 13

September 30, 2016 Healthier Living: A self-management class for older adultsClasses held Oct. 13 – Nov. 17 in Boulder – Are you living with an... read more →

County Commissioners honor national award-winning projects

September 29, 2016 Ten county-led projects were given Achievement Awards by the National Association of Counties - At a ceremony on Sept. 26 the Boulder County... read more →

Boulder County named 13th Healthiest Workplace in America

September 29, 2016 - Boulder County was recognized by Healthiest Employer, LLC as the 13th Healthiest Workplace in America on Sept. 26 during the 2016... read more →

October is National Community Planning Month!

September 28, 2016 Join us for events and activities that explore how planning benefits the community and helps make Boulder County awesome! -... read more →

Wildfire and Forestry Open House at Walker Ranch Oct. 1

September 28, 2016 Event Kicks Off October Wildfire Awareness Month - October Wildfire Awareness Month will kick off with a Connecting the Community to Public... read more →

Boulder County to review draft oil and gas development regulations

September 27, 2016 Planning Commission to review regulations starting Oct. 12; County Commissioners to take up the issue in November – Boulder County staff... read more →

Departmental presentations for 2017 Budget requests to wrap up this week

September 27, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners' Agenda Meetings are held in the Commissioners' Hearing Room, Downtown Courthouse, 3rd Floor, 1325 Pearl Street, Boulder, Colo.... read more →

Overlay project on Baseline and Cherryvale roads starts Sept. 26

September 27, 2016 Expect delays; Avoid construction zone, if possible - Boulder County’s Transportation Department will begin an asphalt overlay project on Wednesday, Sept. 26 on... read more →

Feedback needed on sustainable materials management at public meeting

September 26, 2016 County will host open house on Sept. 28 from 5:30–7 p.m. at the Boulder County Recycling Center - Boulder County seeks public... read more →

Celebrate Construction of Newest Community of Affordable Homes in Louisville on Sept. 30

September 23, 2016 Event marks the construction mid-point for Kestrel and will include hard hat tours of the construction site - On Friday, Sept. 30, the... read more →

Overlay project on Flagstaff Road starts Sept. 26

September 23, 2016 Expect delays; Avoid construction zone, if possible - Boulder County’s Transportation Department will begin an overlay project on Monday, Sept. 26 on Flagstaff... read more →

North St. Vrain Creek stream restoration project complete

September 21, 2016 - Boulder County, in partnership with the City of Longmont, has completed restoration of a 1,960 foot segment of North St. Vrain... read more →

Boulder County Offers Funding For Zero Waste Programs

September 21, 2016 Boulder County Resource Conservation Division offers funding for zero waste programs County will allocate $50,000 for reuse, recycling, and composting programs... read more →

Family caregiver training program begins Thursday, Oct. 13 in Boulder

September 20, 2016 Family caregiver training program begins Oct. 13 in BoulderRegistration required, classes held Thursdays, 2-5 p.m. – The “National Caregiver Training Program,”... read more →

Firewood permits on sale for this weekend at Hall Ranch – Sunday, 9/25

September 20, 2016 Firewood permits on sale for collection at Hall Ranch (near Lyons) - Sunday, Sept. 25$10 per truck load of wood - stock up... read more →

Autumn Heritage Event at Walker Ranch – Sunday, 9/25, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

September 19, 2016 Autumn Heritage Event at Walker RanchSunday, Sept. 25Free event fun for all ages! Vintage base ball game at noon. - Boulder County Parks... read more →

Boulder County Partners with Airbnb to Strengthen Community Disaster Response Capacity

September 16, 2016 Collaborative effort will provide temporary housing options and enhance information-sharing during emergencies - Through a unique collaboration designed to strengthen our community’s... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners appoint new Parks & Open Space Director

September 13, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners appoint new Parks & Open Space Director() -- The Boulder County Commissioners have appointed Eric Lane as the county’s new... read more →

Important help for older adults: Falls Prevention Week, Sept. 19-23

September 13, 2016 Events taking place throughout Boulder County - Boulder County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is helping coordinate more than 40 events... read more →

Public Meeting: Boulder County Land Use Code Floodplain Regulations – Sept. 28 (planner form link corrected)

September 9, 2016 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING Proposed Land Use Code updates in Docket DC-15-0004 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28 Boulder County Land Use Code... read more →

Public Meeting: Boulder County Land Use Code Floodplain Regulations – Sept. 28

September 9, 2016 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING Proposed Land Use Code updates in Docket DC-15-0004 - 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28 Boulder County Land Use Code... read more →

Recruitment now open for People Engaged in Raising Leaders training

September 9, 2016 Recruitment now open for People Engaged in Raising Leaders training Register by Sept. 23 - People from the county’s diverse communities are encouraged to... read more →

Multicultural Awards Banquet marks 28 years of honoring community contributors

September 6, 2016 Register by Sept. 15 - Event on Oct. 6 – Boulder County Community Action Programs (CAP) will celebrate the 28th... read more →

Crafts and Trades of Olden Days special event Sept. 11 in Longmont

September 6, 2016 Crafts and Trades of Olden Days Special Event September 11 in Longmont - Boulder County Parks & Open Space will host the Annual... read more →

Public invited to participate in the formation of the 2017 Boulder County Budget

September 1, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners to consider Calendar Year 2017 budget requestsPublic invited to attend scheduled meetings presented by department heads, elected officials,... read more →

Boulder County further supports families by implementing “Infants-at-Work” policy

September 1, 2016 New policy follows an increase in paid Parental Leave instated in January - Boulder County Commissioners adopted at the Sept. 1... read more →

Caring for LGBT Elders: Project Visibility Training to be held Sept. 13

August 31, 2016 in LongmontRegistration required by Sept. 6 – Boulder County Area Agency on Aging is hosting a Project Visibility community-based training... read more →

Elections Division to host job fair on Thursday

August 30, 2016 -- The Boulder County Clerk and Recorder Elections Division will be hosting a Job Fair for members of the.... read more →

Overdose Awareness Day (Aug. 31): An opportunity to publicly mourn, discuss impacts of opioid abuse

August 29, 2016 Overdose Awareness Day: - International Overdose Awareness Day is Wednesday, August 31. The public is invited to stand in solidarity at... read more →

Public Hearing: Proposed Amendments to the Boulder County Land Use Code Floodplain Regulations – Sept. 1, 2016

August 29, 2016 Public Hearing: Proposed Amendments to the Boulder County Land Use Code Floodplain Regulations Thursday, Sept. 1 at 11 a.m. Meetings are... read more →

Household sharps disposal available at Hazardous Materials Management Facility

August 26, 2016 Household Sharps Disposal at Hazardous Materials Management Facility New Way for Boulder County Residents to Safely Dispose of Used Syringes .... read more →

Walden Ponds Wildlife Habitat Flood Recovery Celebration – Wednesday, Aug. 31

August 26, 2016 Walden Ponds Wildlife Habitat Flood Recovery Celebration - Wednesday, Aug. 31 at 3 p.m. - Flood recovery construction at Walden Ponds Wildlife Habitat... read more →

Boulder County Land Use office will close at 11 a.m. on Wed., Aug. 31 for offsite event

August 25, 2016 Boulder County Land Use office (including the building and planning divisions) will close at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 31 for... read more →

Staff report available for Aug. 30 Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan public hearing

August 24, 2016 Those wishing to comment at the hearing are encouraged to sign up online in advance - The Board of County... read more →

Betasso Preserve Forestry Project Community Meeting Aug. 30

August 22, 2016 Mid-week park closures October through December - Boulder County Parks & Open space will hold a community meeting to discuss details, timelines,... read more →

Workforce Boulder County honoring GED graduates Saturday in Longmont

August 17, 2016 Workforce Boulder County to Honor GED Graduates Ceremony Saturday in Longmont will recognize more than 30 graduates of its program - Workforce... read more →

Online speaker sign-up now open for Aug. 30 BVCP Public Hearing

August 16, 2016 The Board of County Commissioners and the Planning Commission will hear recommendations and comment - The online signup for the Tuesday, Aug. 30... read more →

Boulder County fire ban amended

August 11, 2016 Previously prohibited activities now allowed, but fire ban is still in place - On Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, Sheriff Joe Pelle amended... read more →

Head Start seeks additional families for Boulder locations

August 11, 2016 Enrollment is for the 2016/17 school year - Boulder County Head Start has openings for enrollment, specifically at their Boulder locations, for the... read more →

Training course in Erie to help family caregivers thrive

August 10, 2016 Registration required, classes starts Sept. 7 - “Powerful Tools for Caregivers,” a 15-hour course jointly sponsored by Boulder County Area Agency on Aging,... read more →

Boulder County confirms first three local cases of West Nile Virus for 2016

August 10, 2016 - Boulder County Public Health has confirmed that three county residents have contracted West Nile virus – a 74-year-old Lafayette woman, a... read more →

Lot drawing scheduled for 2016 General Election

August 9, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – A lot drawing for two contests will be held to determine the order of candidate names.... read more →

Neighborhood meeting scheduled for residents inside Cold Springs Fire burn area

August 8, 2016 - A neighborhood meeting has been scheduled for Aug. 15 for the residents who live within the Cold Springs Fire burn zone.... read more →

Boulder County Farm Tour Aug. 23 – Registration is Open!

August 8, 2016 Boulder County Farm Tour Aug. 23 Registration is open! - Boulder County Parks & Open Space is hosting a bus tour through... read more →

MEDIA ADVISORY – Salina Junction ribbon cutting ceremony Aug. 8

August 3, 2016 - Boulder County will host a ribbon cutting ceremony starting at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 8 to mark the completion of... read more →

Kids-Gone-Fishing Clinic this Saturday – Aug. 6

August 2, 2016 Kids-Gone-Fishing Clinic this SaturdayAugust 6 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Stearns Lake at Carolyn Holmberg Preserve - Boulder County Parks &... read more →

Call for Artists: 2016 Outdoor Creations – A Boulder County Juried Art Show

August 2, 2016 Call for Artists: 2016 Outdoor CreationsDeadline for submissions is Thursday, August 11. - There are several weeks left for artists to prepare artwork... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners refer two measures to the November 2016 ballot

July 29, 2016 County Commissioners refer two measures to the November 2016 ballot The County Commissioners approved placing questions on the November 2016 ballot... read more →

Wildfire mitigation helps save homes in the Cold Springs Fire

July 28, 2016 The Wildfire Partners program can provide advising and financial help for mitigation work - The recent Cold Springs Fire near Nederland... read more →

Public Hearing to Consider Proposed Boulder County 2016 Ballot Issues

July 27, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners' Agenda Meetings are held in the Commissioners' Hearing Room, Downtown Courthouse, 3rd Floor, 1325 Pearl Street, Boulder, Colo.... read more →

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office Hosting National Night Out Events

July 25, 2016 Boulder County Sheriff's Office Hosting National Night Out Events Free, family-friendly events will take place around the county on August 2... read more →

RTD adds more weekday and Saturday trips on regional L route

July 22, 2016 Enhanced service now operating between Longmont and Denver – RideTheL.com - Thanks in part to a federal Transportation Improvements Program (TIP) Grant,... read more →

Reel ‘em in at Summer Catfish Night on Friday, July 22

July 18, 2016 Reel ‘em in at Summer Catfish Night on July 22 - Boulder County Parks and Open Space invites all anglers to Summer Catfish... read more →

Parks & Open Space Farm Tour – Thursday, July 21

July 15, 2016 Parks & Open Space Farm Tour July 21 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space is hosting a bus tour through a... read more →

Cold Springs Fire Latest Update

July 14, 2016 Final Rocky Mountain Incident Management 2 Team Black Cold Springs Fire Report On Friday, July 15, at 7 am, Rocky Mountain... read more →

Mosquito Pool in Longmont Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

July 14, 2016 - Boulder County Public Health has confirmed that mosquitoes in a mosquito pool in Longmont have tested positive for West Nile virus... read more →

Disaster Assistance Center open at Nederland High School

July 13, 2016 for Cold Springs Fire residents Residents impacted by the Cold Springs Fire are encouraged to check-in to the DAC with... read more →

Additional Cold Springs Fire neighborhoods to open permanently to residents today at 3 p.m.

July 13, 2016 Additional Cold Springs Fireneighborhoods to open permanently to residents today at 3 p.m.Rocky Mountain Incident Management 2 Team Black Public Call... read more →

Cold Springs Fire Latest Update

July 13, 2016 Rocky Mountain Incident Management 2 Team Black ... read more →

Additional fire-affected structures identified

July 12, 2016 - A Damage Assessment Team was once again escorted by the Incident Management Team to survey damage identified by ground crews. The... read more →

Cold Springs Fire Update – Magnolia Road now Open

July 12, 2016 Cold Springs Fire update Rocky Mountain Incident Management 2 Team Black Public Information: 303-413-7730 Email: coldspringsfire@gmail.com Website: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4848/ Twitter: #ColdSpringsFire ... read more →

Magnolia Area Evacuation Lifted – Residents Can Return Home Effective Immediately

July 12, 2016 Magnolia Area Evacuation Lifted Residents Can Return Home Effective Immediately - A dispatch notification was just sent to residents in the Magnolia area that the mandatory evacuation... read more →

Final Official Results Available for 2016 Primary Election

July 12, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – The final, official results from Boulder County’s 2016 Primary Election are available now at www.BoulderCountyVotes.org.The... read more →

Additional fire-affected structures identified

July 11, 2016 - A Damage Assessment Team was once again escorted by the Incident Management Team to survey damage identified by ground crews. The land... read more →

Fire-affected structures identified after Damage Assessment

July 10, 2016 - A Damage Assessment Team was escorted by the Incident Management Team to survey damage identified by ground crews. The land survey... read more →

Fire Ban Enacted for ALL of Boulder County

July 9, 2016 All open burning is currently prohibited in Boulder County - There is a Fire Ban in place for ALL of Boulder County. No openkend.Updates on the Cold Springs Wildfire near Nederland are available at: http://www.boulderoem.com/emergency-status/

Closure Notice: Clerk and Recorder’s offices will close at 11:30 a.m. on July 14

July 7, 2016 Boulder CountyOffices will reopen the following day at 8 a.m. - On Thursday, July 14, all Boulder County Clerk and Recorder’s offices will... read more →

St. Vrain Creek “Reach 3” Restoration Public Meeting set for July 12

July 5, 2016 St. Vrain Creek “Reach 3” Restoration Public Meeting scheduled for July 12Presentation of Alternatives and Site Visit - On July 12 Boulder County.... read more →

Public meeting about proposed floodplain code amendments and an overview of floodplain remapping process July 14

July 1, 2016 - Boulder County-area watershed coalitions and Boulder County staff will hold a question and answer session for coalition members and the public... read more →

Recruitment underway for advisory boards and commissions

July 1, 2016 Boulder County invites residents to voice opinions, provide guidance - Boulder County is seeking volunteers who would like to voice their opinions and... read more →

County Commissioners respond to Court of Appeals’ Decision on Subdivision Paving

June 30, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners respond to Colorado Court of Appeals Decision on: Plaintiffs-Appellants (Wibby et al.) v. Boulder County Board of County... read more →

Boulder County’s Primary Election Audit Open to Public

June 29, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – The public is invited to observe the Boulder County Election Division’s 2016 Primary Election voting equipment audit... read more →

Review Input on “Future Possibilities” for Boulder County Fairgrounds

June 27, 2016 Join us to review input on "Future Possibilities" for Boulder County FairgroundsBoulder County Fairgrounds Feasibility Meeting ReminderWhat: Boulder County... read more →

Public hearing on proposed changes to residential cultivation/processing of marijuana – June 28

June 23, 2016 County Commissioners to hear proposed Land Use Code amendments concerning residential cultivation/processing of marijuana in unincorporated Boulder County. Public Hearing scheduled... read more →

Drive-by ballot drop off locations open June 24

June 23, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – In addition to the ten 24-hour ballot drop boxes already in operation, the Boulder County Elections Division... read more →

Flood-related home buyout program application deadline is July 22

June 23, 2016 - In order to increase resiliency to future flood events, Boulder County has been participating in a federally-funded home “buyout” program. Homes.... read more →

Family caregiver training program begins July 21 in Longmont

June 21, 2016 Registration required; classes held Thursdays from 5-8 p.m. - The “National Caregiver Training Program,” offered by the Boulder County Area Agency on Aging,... read more →

Boulder County Clerk to Host Elections Open House and Tour

June 21, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Boulder County Clerk and Recorder Hillary Hall will host an elections open house/ballot processing tour on Thursday,... read more →

Webinar scheduled about what “categories of ballots” will be counted after Election Day

June 17, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Boulder County Clerk & Recorder Hillary Hall will host a webinar to help explain what categories and... read more →

Voter Service Centers open Monday for June 28 Primary Election

June 16, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Beginning Monday, three Voter Service and Polling Centers will be available for Boulder County voters who would... read more →

How to talk with kids about alcohol & drugs @ Teen Substance Abuse Town Hall, Tues, 6/21 in Lafayette

June 16, 2016 Teen Substance Abuse Town Hall, June 21Informative event provides important information on the best ways to talk with kids about alcohol... read more →

Public Hearing: Tuesday, June 28 – 6-Month Moratorium on Oil & Gas Development in Unincorporated Boulder County

June 15, 2016 Public Hearing: Tuesday, June 28 6-Month Moratorium on Oil & Gas Development in Unincorporated Boulder County Public hearing scheduled to determine... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space Director Ron Stewart to retire in September

June 8, 2016 Parks & Open Space Director Ron Stewart announces his retirement Stewart leaves behind an inspiring legacy of land preservation spanning nearly... read more →

2016 Hessie Trailhead weekend shuttle begins June 11 – It’s FREE!

June 7, 2016 Nederland Park-n-Ride is the pick-up/drop-off location; runs every 15-20 minutes - Boulder County will once again run a free shuttle service on weekends... read more →

Boulder County equipment testing completed for June 28 Primary Election

June 4, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – Ballots and equipment to be used in the county’s upcoming Primary Election passed a required Logic and... read more →

Primary Election in now less than one month away

June 2, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – The Boulder County Elections Division wants to remind voters that the Primary Election is less than a... read more →

Possible amendments to floodplain regulations in Land Use Code to be discussed

June 1, 2016 Discussion to take place at Boulder County Planning Commission's regular meeting - The Boulder County Planning Commission will hold a public meeting to... read more →

Public hearing scheduled for a proposed Marijuana Establishment in Niwot

June 1, 2016 Online signup forms available beginning June 1 at noon - The Boulder County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing to collect... read more →

Healthier Living workshops for older adults begin June 16

May 26, 2016 Registration required; workshops provide the tools needed to manage ongoing health problems - “Healthier Living”, a six-week workshop sponsored by Boulder County Area... read more →

Deadline approaching for those wishing to change party affiliation for the June Primary

May 26, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top">Boulder County – This year the Democratic Party and Republican Party will have primary elections on Tuesday, June 28.... read more →

Local Communities Push for State, Federal Climate Action in New Coalition

May 26, 2016 - Boulder County is one of nine Colorado communities that have banded together to push for more action to tackle climate change... read more →

St. Vrain Creek “Reach 3” Restoration Public Meeting June 1

May 25, 2016 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space and its consultant, Engineering Analytics, will be hosting the first of several public meetings to... read more →

Boulder County to test ballots and equipment for upcoming primary election

May 24, 2016 style="border-collapse: collapse; vertical-align: top;" valign="top"> – The Boulder County Elections Division will conduct a logic and accuracy test beginning on Wednesday,... read more →

New travel restrictions for Lefthand Canyon flood reconstruction project effective May 31

May 24, 2016 One-hour delays; No weekend restrictions - Travel restrictions associated with the flood recovery reconstruction/restoration of Lefthand Canyon Drive and Left Hand Creek will... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners Take Action in Response to Colorado Supreme Court Decisions on Oil and Gas Drilling

May 19, 2016 Statement from the Boulder County Board of County Commissioners (2016 CO 28 and 2016 CO 29 – May 2, 2016) City... read more →

Community Meeting for Restoration Design for James and Little James Creeks June 1

May 19, 2016 - Funding has recently been secured for creek restoration in portions of James Creek and Little James Creek. Boulder County and the... read more →

2016 Parks and Open Space Water Tour Scheduled for June 11

May 18, 2016 2016 Parks & Open Space Water Tour June 11 - Registration is now open for the 2016 Parks & Open Space... read more →

South St. Vrain Creek Restoration Public Meeting May 24

May 17, 2016 - Boulder County Parks & Open Space and its consultant, Matrix Design Group, will be hosting the first of several public meetings... read more →

Lower Fourmile Canyon Drive open house on flood-related reconstruction May 25

May 17, 2016 Latest set of designs available online - Boulder County and its consultants will host an open house for interested members of the public... read more →

Boulder County to Host Listening Session on Future Possibilities for Boulder County Fairgrounds

May 17, 2016 Residents Invited to Provide Input on "Future Possibilities" for Boulder County Fairgrounds - Boulder County will host a public meeting to gather... read more →

Boulder Office of Emergency Management to participate in regional wildfire exercise

May 13, 2016 - On Friday and Saturday, May 20 and 21, a full-scale training exercise will be held in partnership with Boulder County... read more →

Flood recovery-related Home Access Program application deadline is June 15

May 13, 2016 All full-time residences with unpermitted or temporary bridges are encouraged to apply - Boulder County is working to improve the community’s resilience to.... read more →

Training course to help family caregivers thrive begins June 7

May 12, 2016 Registration required, classes are held Tuesdays afternoons - “Powerful Tools for Caregivers,” an 18-hour course sponsored by Boulder County Area Agency on Aging,... read more →

Boulder County Launches New Online Human Services Benefits Management Site

May 12, 2016 New Online Human Services Benefits Management Site Web portal helps people manage their supports, learn about other options - Boulder County has launched a... read more →

Applications now open for 2017 Worthy Cause pool funding

May 11, 2016 Human services nonprofit agencies may now apply for capital funds – Nonprofit human service agencies and housing authorities in Boulder County... read more →

Boulder County Launches New Geospatial Open Data Platform

May 10, 2016 New platform offers better tools and improved access to geospatial data - Today, Boulder County launched a new geographic information system (GIS) open.... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners respond to Colorado Supreme Court decision on oil gas drilling

May 2, 2016 Statement from the Boulder County Board of County Commissioners In Response to: 2016 CO 28 and 2016 CO 29City of Fort... read more →

Commissioners declare May “Older Americans’ Month” in Boulder County

April 29, 2016 May is “Older Americans’ Month” in Boulder CountyEvents are scheduled to benefit our resident elders - As part of a nationwide declaration, the... read more →

Caregiving Symposium to inform and support family caregivers, May 19

April 28, 2016 Registration for the event is required by May 12 - The 11th annual Caregiving Symposium, sponsored by Boulder County Area Agency... read more →

Call for Artists: 2016 Outdoor Creations – A Boulder County Juried Art Show

April 27, 2016 Call for Artists: 2016 Outdoor CreationsA Boulder County Juried Art Show - Artists are invited to visit Boulder County Parks and Open... read more →

Left Hand Outdoor Challenge Now Accepting Applications for Teens

April 26, 2016 - The Left Hand Outdoor Challenge is now accepting applications for its fifth season. This free program is designed for Boulder County-area... read more →

Solar Benefits for Businesses Exceeds Expectations and Funds

April 26, 2016 Commercial discount solar offer overwhelmed by demand; spurs plans for broader future program - Earlier this month, Boulder County and its municipalities launched... read more →

Lafayette office of the Boulder County Clerk & Recorder opens recorded document public search desk

April 20, 2016 Clerk & Recorder opens recorded document public search desk in LafayetteThe Lafayette branch now has a public work station set-up to... read more →

Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yards to open in May

April 20, 2016 Free slash and log disposal available at Allenspark and Nederland sort yards - The Boulder County Community Sort Yard program, a free... read more →

Non-profit boards and commissions needed to participate in recruitment fair, May 16

April 20, 2016 - The People Engaged in Raising Leaders (PERL) recruitment fair gives organizations an excellent opportunity to meet top candidates from around the... read more →

Boulder County Seeking Donations to Send At-Risk Kids to Summer Camp

April 19, 2016 Help Send At-Risk Kids to Summer Camp 22-year old Summer Camp Fund program provides positive activities for at-risk children - Boulder County is seeking... read more →

Heil 2 Small Area Plan available for review

April 19, 2016 Heil 2 Small Area Plan now available for review Public meeting April 28, 2 p.m., in Boulder - The Heil 2 Small... read more →

Boulder County Head Start Teachers to Receive Early Childhood Education Awards

April 16, 2016 Deanna Whisle, Suzanne Sobczak named top educators – Two Boulder County Head Start teachers will be honored by the... read more →

Monarch Road closed south of 79th Street at Dry Creek starting April 18

April 14, 2016 Closed in both directions for culvert construction project - Boulder County Transportation will begin a project to install a new culvert on Monarch... read more →

Commissioners Announce 2016 Volunteer Awards during National Volunteer Week

April 12, 2016 - The Boulder County Commissioners (BOCC) celebrated the important role that volunteers play in the community by hosting a volunteer recognition... read more →

Community Meeting for Left Hand Creek Restoration on April 19

April 12, 2016 - As part of the overall Lefhand Canyon Drive reconstruction project, Central Federal Lands (CFL) will be completing a restoration project on... read more →

Multicultural Student Scholarship applications now open; deadline is April 29

April 12, 2016 - Boulder County Community Action Programs (CAP) has scholarship monies to award to low-income students. Scholarships range from $500-$1,000 each, and are... read more →

Land Conservation Awards Ceremony April 14

April 11, 2016 - The Boulder County Commissioners and Parks and Open Space staff will present their annual Land Conservation Awards Thursday, April 14, at... read more →

Poverty Simulation Event Scheduled for April 20 in Longmont

April 11, 2016 Determine how you would make difficult choices about food, transportation and housing - The Boulder County Circles Campaign is hosting a poverty... read more →

Free Backyard Compost Workshops held throughout Boulder County

April 11, 2016 – The Boulder County Resource Conservation Division is sponsoring seven compost workshops in various locations throughout Boulder County. These... read more →

Month-Long “Beds for Babies” Fundraising Campaign Launches

April 8, 2016 Donor event designed to help provide a safe and secure sleeping arrangement for all infants - Throughout the month of April, Boulder... read more →

Solar and Electric Vehicle Deals at the Boulder Farmers’ Market on April 9

April 8, 2016 Partners of Benefits Boulder County will be educating the community about rooftop solar, electric cars and electric vehicles - Rooftop solar, electric vehicle... read more →

Valmont Road permanent flood recovery reconstruction project starts April 11

April 7, 2016 Lane shifts and reduced speeds will be in place between 61st and 75th streets - Boulder County Transportation will begin permanent repairs on... read more →

Discount Solar Purchase Program for Commercial Properties Launches

April 7, 2016 Boulder County businesses can access significant discounts and rebates for rooftop solar - Boulder County and its municipalities are launching a bulk purchase... read more →

2016 Commissioners’ Volunteer Program Enrichment Awards Ceremony set for Tuesday, April 12

April 4, 2016 - Boulder County Commissioners will celebrate the important role that volunteers play in the community by hosting a volunteer recognition event on... read more →

Boulder County Receives Federal Grant to Reduce Homelessness

April 1, 2016 Regional grant will fund a rapid re-housing program and support work to strengthen the safety net - The Boulder County Housing Authority’s... read more →

Training Program for Family Caregivers Offered Thursdays Beginning April 7

March 30, 2016 - Boulder County Area Agency on Aging, a Division of Community Services, offers a training program for family caregivers of older adults... read more →

Pilot Open Data Platform expands access to Boulder County Land Use information

March 24, 2016 New open dataset offers better tools and improved access to building permit and development information for unincorporated Boulder County. - The... read more →

Community Meeting Concerning Restoration Design for James and Little James Creeks

March 22, 2016 set for March 28 - Funding has recently been secured for creek restoration in portions of James Creek and Little James Creek. ... read more →

Boulder County Launches Discount Electric Car and Bike Purchase Program

March 21, 2016 County residents can access significant discounts for electric vehicles and electric bikes – Boulder County and its municipalities are providing another... read more →

Deadline to apply for Boulder County Youth Corps summer jobs is Friday, March 25

March 18, 2016 Deadline to apply for summer jobs with Boulder County Youth Corps is Friday, March 25 - Boulder County residents ages 14-17 have until... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners seek to transition away from growing GE crops on open space lands

March 18, 2016 Boulder County Commissioners direct staff to develop a plan for transitioning county-owned agricultural land away from growing genetically engineered cropsThe commissioners... read more →

Prescribed burn at Heil Valley Ranch postponed; Now scheduled between March 16 and 26.

March 14, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. March 14, 2016 Media Contact: Erin Hartnett, Parks & Open Space... read more →

Old St. Vrain Road & Bridge flood recovery public meeting March 16

March 11, 2016 Old St. Vrain Road & Bridge flood recovery public meeting March 16Public feedback on preliminary plans will be collected - Boulder County and... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners and POSAC to deliberate cropland policy/GMOs comments next week

March 10, 2016 County Commissioners and Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee to Deliberate Cropland Policy Five-Year Review - March 15 and March 17... read more →

Boulder County offering chipping grants for wildfire mitigation

March 8, 2016 Homeowners encouraged to reduce their wildfire risk and improve forest health - The Boulder County Community Chipping Reimbursement Program... read more →

Casa de la Esperanza Partners with Longmont Public Library on Reading Program

March 8, 2016 Nine-week program focuses on getting children excited about reading - Casa de la Esperanza has partnered with the Longmont Public Library to strengthen... read more →

Caring for LGBT Elders: Project Visibility Training to be held March 28

March 7, 2016 Project Visibility: Person-Centered Care for LGBT elders The deadline to register is noon on Friday, March 25 - Boulder County Area... read more →

North 83rd Street flood recovery project starts Wednesday, March 9

March 7, 2016 N. 83rd Street Flood Recovery Project Starts March 9 Road closed through August for bridge construction - Boulder County Transportation will begin construction... read more →

Geer Canyon Drive flood recovery reconstruction project starts March 8

March 3, 2016 Geer Canyon Drive flood recovery reconstruction project starts Tuesday, March 8Access to Heil Valley Ranch Open Space will be maintained, but... read more →

Limited Flood Recovery Grant Funds Still Available for Boulder County Residents

March 1, 2016 Application period for remaining funds ends March 31, 2016 - Boulder County is reaching out to residents who may have been... read more →

Recruitment now open for People Engaged in Raising Leaders (PERL)

March 1, 2016 Sessions begin Wednesday, March 14 - To increase the number of people of color or individuals with low-income on boards and commissions, Boulder... read more →

Scholarship Funds Available for Multicultural Students

March 1, 2016 Deadline for current college students to apply is April 22 - Boulder County Community Action Programs (CAP) has scholarship monies to award to... read more →

11th Annual Teen & Young Adult Job and Career Fair – Thursday, March 10

February 29, 2016 Teen & Young Adult Job and Career FairWorkforce Boulder County’s 11th annual Teen & Young Adult Job and Career Fair to take... read more →

Median repair project on South Boulder Road to resume Feb. 29; Work requires lane shifts

February 26, 2016 Median repair project on South Boulder Road to resume Feb. 29Work requires lane shifts; expected completion at end of March weather... read more →

Boulder County partners with the U.S. Department of Energy to promote electric vehicle charging stations at workplaces

February 24, 2016 - Boulder County has joined the Workplace Charging Challenge to promote and showcase Electric Vehicle charging stations at the workplace. This partnership... read more →

Boulder County Awards Sustainability Grants to Local Communities

February 23, 2016 Communities must be able to match funds; awarded up to $15,000 - On Feb. 23 the Boulder County Commissioners announced the recipients of... read more →

Clerk & Recorder Office to open Recording Desk at Longmont Branch

February 22, 2016 Clerk & Recorder Office to open Recording Desk at Longmont Branch – Beginning this week, the Longmont branch will have a... read more →

Head Start Families to Receive Handmade Bookshelves and Books Feb. 25

February 22, 2016 Community Justice Services providing bookshelves, Eco-Cycle providing the books - Clients completing court-ordered community service in Boulder County are helping to put books... read more →

Boulder County Commissioner Elise Jones named DRCOG Chair for 2016

February 19, 2016 Commissioner Elise Jones elected as '16 Chair, Denver Regional Council of Governments It is a great honor and opportunity to have the... read more →

Employers Invited to Register for Teen & Young Adult Job and Career Fair

February 19, 2016 Employers Invited to Register for Teen & Young Adult Job and Career Fair - Employers seeking to promote job openings or to discuss... read more →

Prairie Dog Habitat Policy Amendments Public Meeting — Thursday, Feb. 25

February 19, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. February 19, 2016 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

UPDATE: Prescribed Burn at Heil Valley Ranch Postponed

February 18, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Feb. 18, 2016 Media Contact: Erin Hartnett, Parks & Open... read more →

Our Lands to Your Hands Family Farm Event on Feb. 24

February 16, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Feb. 16, 2016 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

Localized Discount Purchase Program Launches Feb. 16

February 16, 2016 Localized Discount Purchase Program to Launch Feb. 16 Boulder County residents can access discounts for rooftop solar now; electric vehicles and commercial... read more →

Boulder County Parks & Open Space seeks public input on the Heil 2 Small Area Plan

February 12, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Feb. 12, 2016 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

Boulder County Takes Next Major Step toward Building Affordable Housing in Louisville

February 12, 2016 Financial Closing of 200 unit development supports affordable housing in an area where housing costs are skyrocketing - The Boulder County Housing Authority... read more →

Boulder County awards funding for zero waste programs

February 11, 2016 - The Boulder County Board of County Commissioners awarded $47,300 to 8 waste reduction programs on Feb. 4 as part of the... read more →

Online Sign-Ups Available for Public Hearing to consider changes to the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Cropland Policy

February 1, 2016 Sign-up to speak at the public hearing to consider changes to the POS Cropland Policy Online sign-ups for speaking slots are... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners & Planning Commission vote on Boulder Valley Comp Plan requests

January 27, 2016 Boulder Valley Comp Plan Update moves to the City of Boulder for further consideration The County Commissioners deliberated their decisions at... read more →

“Save the Date” – Feb. 29 Public Hearing to consider changes to the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Cropland Policy

January 22, 2016 Feb. 29 - Public Hearing to consider changes to the Boulder County POS Cropland Policy The County Commissioners will consider public... read more →

Public Hearing to Consider Boulder County Sponsorship of Stream Restoration Grants set for Jan. 26

January 22, 2016 - The Boulder County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a public hearing on Jan. 26 at 9 a.m. to consider... read more →

Applications for summer jobs with Boulder County Youth Corps now available

January 21, 2016 The deadline to submit youth applications is Friday, March 25. Team leader positions are open until filled. - Boulder County residents ages 14-17.... read more →

Public Hearing on the consideration of Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan updates set for Jan. 26

January 20, 2016 Members of the public should sign up online to speak on specific topics - The Board of County Commissioners and the Boulder County... read more →

Grant funding awarded for electric vehicle charging stations

January 20, 2016 Solar Benefits Colorado program creates greater demand for additional charging stations - City of Boulder and Boulder County governments are accelerating the installation... read more →

Recruitment underway for advisory boards and commissions

January 15, 2016 Boulder County invites residents to voice opinions, provide guidance - Boulder County is seeking volunteers who would like to voice their opinions and.... read more →

Boulder Creek Path extension project open house set for Jan. 21

January 14, 2016 County seeking feedback on concept plans - Boulder County Transportation will host an open house to present concepts for extending the Boulder Canyon... read more →

Training Program for Family Caregivers Offered Wednesdays beginning Feb. 17

January 14, 2016 Classes will be held Feb. 17 - Mar. 23 in Longmont - Area Agency on Aging, a Division of Community Services, is offering... read more →

Try the Ft. Collins to Boulder FLEX Express bus service for FREE Jan. 18 – 22

January 14, 2016 Special events and media ride-along planned for Jan. 21 - FLEX service between Fort Collins and Boulder begins Monday, Jan. 18. If you’ve... read more →

County Commissioners deliver annual State of the County address

January 12, 2016 Boulder County Annual Reorganization Meeting Commissioners celebrate achievements of past year, look ahead to a "banner year" in 2016 Commissioner Elise... read more →

Now Accepting Applications for 2016 Artist-in-Residence Program at Caribou Ranch

January 8, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. January 8, 2016 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

Land Conservation Award nominations accepted until January 29

January 7, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. January 7, 2016 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Public Open House Jan. 13

January 6, 2016 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. January 6, 2016 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

Boulder County Supports Families by Extending Paid Family Leave

January 5, 2016 - Beginning January 1, Boulder County is leading the way for many organizations in Boulder County and join other states, counties, and.... read more →

Political Party Affiliation Deadline for Caucus Participation is Jan. 4

December 30, 2015 – The deadline for currently registered voters to either switch party affiliation or to change from an unaffiliated voter to.... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners approve Inclusivity Resolution

December 17, 2015 – On Thursday, Dec. 17 the Boulder County Commissioners approved Resolution 2015-133 in which Boulder County reaffirms... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners adopt 2016 budget

December 10, 2015 Boulder County adopts $426.6 million budget for 2016Flood repair and recovery expenses continue to dominate expenditure requests in annual budget – The... read more →

Boulder County wins “Greenest Building” award for new St. Vrain Community Hub in Longmont

December 5, 2015 Colorado 2015 Commercial Real Estate Greenest Building Award granted to Boulder County The United States Green Building Council bestowed the award... read more →

Gold Run Road and Fourmile Creek flood recovery open house Dec. 8

December 2, 2015 Public feedback on plans will be collected - – Boulder County will present updated designs for permanent reconstruction of Gold... read more →

Lefthand Canyon flood reconstruction begins week of Dec. 14; Work requires major travel restrictions

December 1, 2015 Public meeting Dec. 7 to learn more about construction plans and travel restrictions - – Central Federal Lands (CFL - a division... read more →

2015 Prairie Dog Management Update Public Meeting Dec. 7

November 30, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Nov. 30, 2015 Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open... read more →

New “zero rock cut” design scenario for lower Fourmile Canyon Drive reconstruction available for review and comment

November 23, 2015 Public feedback will be used to create a hybrid option - In response to public comment on the original set of plans for.... read more →

Boulder County offers several options for charitable gift giving for the 2015 holiday season

November 20, 2015 Boulder County Housing & Human Services offers several options for charitable gift giving for the 2015 holiday season Programs support families, seniors,... read more →

Boulder County offers help to residents in need of health coverage

November 18, 2015 County conducting outreach to the uninsured during open enrollment period - Boulder County has launched an outreach campaign which targets residents.... read more →

Prescribed burn at Heil Valley Ranch officially called out

November 16, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. November 16, 2015 Media Contact: Erin Hartnett, Parks & Open... read more →

Proposed 2016 Boulder County Budget

November 13, 2015 Boulder County Commissioners seek public input on proposed 2016 budget Public Hearing scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 19 at 4 p.m. - The... read more →

Geospatial Summit celebrates Geography Awareness Week on Friday, November 20

November 13, 2015 Public invited to attend the Boulder County Geospatial Summit - Boulder County is hosting a Geospatial Summit in celebration of... read more →

Additional funding for EV charging stations is now available

November 12, 2015 - Thanks to the pooled purchase program – Solar Benefits Colorado – the total number of electric vehicles in Boulder County has... read more →

Upper Fourmile Canyon Drive/Wall Street and Fourmile Creek flood recovery open house Nov. 18

November 12, 2015 Public feedback on plans will be collected - Boulder County will present updated designs for permanent reconstruction of upper Fourmile Canyon... read more →

Financial assistance now available for paying energy bills

November 10, 2015 Benefits average more than $500 for eligible residents - As energy costs continue to rise, help is once again available for Boulder County... read more →

Area Agency on Aging wins grant to help strengthen connections with the health care sector

November 10, 2015 - Boulder County’s Area Agency on Aging was recently selected by the Colorado Health Foundation to participate in the Colorado Linkage Lab.... read more →

New Express Bus Service between Boulder, Longmont, Loveland and Fort Collins starts in January

November 9, 2015 New Express Bus Service between Boulder, Longmont, Loveland, and Fort Collins arriving January 2016 Informational public meetings start Nov. 12 - The... read more →

Area Agency on Aging to host 15th Annual Lavender Gala on Dec. 6

November 5, 2015 - Boulder County Area Agency on Aging is hosting the 15th Annual Lavender Gala on Dec. 6 in Lafayette. Each year,... read more →

Salina Junction permanent flood recovery project anticipated to start week of Nov. 16

November 4, 2015 Public meeting Nov. 12 to discuss construction plans - With construction of permanent repairs at Salina Junction anticipated to begin the week of... read more →

Deadline Extended for Discounts on Solar and/or Electric Vehicle Purchases

October 30, 2015 - In the next few months nearly one half a megawatt of solar energy is being installed on rooftops throughout the... read more →

Flood Insurance Rates Reduced for Residents in Unincorporated Boulder County

October 23, 2015 - Beginning Nov. 1, residents in unincorporated Boulder County will see reductions in flood insurance premiums. The discounts are a result of... read more →

Public invited to comment on 2016 Boulder County budget requests

October 13, 2015 2016 Budget Request Hearings are underwayOpportunities still exist for members of the public to hear and comment on budget requests by... read more →

Open House Scheduled for New County-led Health, Housing, and Human Services Building in Longmont

October 9, 2015 Media Contacts: Jim Williams, Boulder County Housing & Human Services, 303-579-6971 Chana Goussetis, Boulder County Public Health, 303-441-1457 Robin Bohannan, Boulder... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners Respond to COGCC Task Force Rulemaking Draft

October 8, 2015 County Commissioners’ Statement on Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission's Staff ProposalBoulder County Board of Commissioners: State draft rules fail to... read more →

Boulder County Commissioners to Hear Elected Official’s and Department’s 2016 Budget Requests

October 2, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOct. 2, 2015Contact: Barb Halpin, 303-441-1622 Boulder County... read more →

Boulder County Community Action Programs now recruiting for People Engaged in Raising Leaders

September 28, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Sept. 28, 2015 Media Contact: Susana Lopez-Baker, Community Action Programs, 303-441-3956... read more →

Boulder County to Accept Awards for Conservation and Preservation – Tuesday, Sept. 29

September 25, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Media Contacts:Barb Halpin, Boulder County Commissioners’ Office, (303) 441-1622Kelly Tabor,... read more →

Front Range Counties Partner to Help Residents Obtain Discounts on Solar or Electric Vehicle Purchases

August 21, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Aug. 21, 2015 Media Contact: Brad Smith, Community Sustainability Specialist, 720-443-8221... read more →

New County-led Health, Housing, and Human Services Building in Longmont Opening Aug. 25

August 14, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. August 14, 2015 Media Contacts: Jim Williams, Housing & Human... read more →

Recruitment now underway for advisory boards and commissions

July 1, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. July 1, 2015 Media Contact: Gabi Boerkircher, Communications Specialist, 303-441-3399... read more →

Boulder County the first in state to officially adopt CoPACE

June 23, 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. June 23, 2015 Media Contact: Susie Strife, Sustainability Coordinator, 303-441-4565... read more →