Boulder County News

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

April 28, 2017
Boulder County, Colo. - The Boulder County Assessor’s Office has completed its reappraisal of all property in Boulder County and... 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... 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 **Correction: An earlier... 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... read more →

Kestrel Affordable Housing Community to Receive Metro Vision Award

April 24, 2017
Kestrel Affordable Housing Community to Receive Metro Vision AwardAward recognizes Louisville development for advancing a positive vision of Metro Denver’s... 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... read more →

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

April 21, 2017
Residents can help shape the future of Arapahoe Road/State Hwy 7 at April 26 public meetingCounty seeking feedback on recent... read more →

Rabbit Mountain Elk Management Plan POSAC Hearing April 27

April 19, 2017
Rabbit Mountain Elk Management Plan POSAC Hearing April 27 Online speaker signup for public testimony begins Thursday, April 20, at... 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 LongmontWith 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... read more →

Free Backyard Compost Workshops held throughout Boulder County

April 14, 2017
Free Backyard Compost Workshops held throughout Boulder County These events are free and open to the public Boulder County, Colo.... 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... 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... 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... 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... read more →

Volunteer Program Enrichment Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 27

April 13, 2017
Volunteer Program Enrichment Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 27 RSVP by Thursday, April 20 Boulder County, Colo. - The Boulder County Commissioners... 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... read more →

Boulder County is now offering FREE bike racks to local businesses

April 6, 2017
Boulder County is now offering FREE bike racks to local businesses Boulder County, Colo. - Boulder County is launching a program to... read more →

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

April 4, 2017
Pella Crossing Opening Ceremony Rescheduled to April 26, 4:30 p.m.Soggy conditions have delayed work and postponed the reopening of the... read more →

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 eventBoulder County, Colo. - The second... read more →

Diabetes Prevention Program offered by Area Agency on Aging

March 29, 2017
Diabetes Prevention Program offered by Area Agency on Aging Prevention program begins in late April; Information session Tuesday, April 11... read more →

Boulder Creek Path extension project open house Wednesday, April 5

March 29, 2017
Boulder Creek Path extension project open house Wednesday, April 5 County seeking feedback on draft plansBoulder County, Colo. - Boulder County Transportation... read more →

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

March 28, 2017
Caring for LGBT Elders: Project Visibility Training will be held Thursday, April 13 in LafayetteRegistration required by April 6Boulder County,... read more →

Family caregiver training program begins Thursday, April 13 in Longmont

March 24, 2017
Family caregiver training program begins Thursday, April 13 in LongmontRegistration required, classes held Thursday afternoonsBoulder County, Colo. – The “National Caregiver... read more →

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

March 24, 2017
Agricultural Heritage Center opens Saturday, April 1 for the 2017 seasonThe center will be open Fri. through Sun., 10 a.m.... read more →

The deadline for filing Business Personal Property Declarations is approaching

March 23, 2017
The deadline for filing Business Personal Property Declarations is approaching Business owners have until April 18 to file their 2017... 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
New climate change pilot project to begin with analysis of carbon sequestration feasibilityBoard of County Commissioners awards project contract to... read more →

Sunshine Fire marks the start of wildfire mitigation season

March 23, 2017
Sunshine Fire marks the start of wildfire mitigation seasonBoulder County launches 2017 wildfire mitigation assistance programs for residents Boulder County,... 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.Boulder County, Colo. - Pella Crossing Open Space, located... 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... 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 17Boulder County, Colo. - Boulder County Parks &... 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 - 17Boulder County, Colo.... 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... 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... read more →

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

March 6, 2017
Boulder County partners with the Center for ReSource Conservation to help low-income residents with energy upgradesEnergySmart and Conservation for All... read more →

Boulder County Awards Sustainability Grants to Local Communities

March 2, 2017
Boulder County Awards Sustainability Grants to Local Communities Boulder County, Colo. - The Boulder County Commissioners have announced the recipients of 2017 Environmental... read more →

Boulder County continues review of oil and gas development regulations

February 27, 2017
Boulder County continues review of oil and gas development regulationsBoard of County Commissioners to accept public testimony at a hearing... read more →

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

February 24, 2017
Boulder County Issues RFP for the Operation of the Boulder County Recycling CenterBoulder County, Colo. - The Boulder County Administrative Services Department... read more →

Parks & Open Space seeking Cultural Program Educators volunteers

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

Soil Health Conference scheduled for Thursday March 9

February 22, 2017
Soil Health Conference scheduled for Thursday March 9Topics include current science, indicators, and benefits of soil healthBoulder County, Colo. - The 2017 Soil... read more →

Neighborhood meeting for Cold Springs Fire community members Feb. 27

February 21, 2017
Neighborhood meeting for Cold Springs Fire community members Feb. 27Boulder County, Colo. - A neighborhood meeting has been scheduled for Monday,... read more →

Floodplain Mapping Project public meeting Feb. 23

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

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

February 14, 2017
Get involved, help bring new voices to local boards and commissions -- PERL now recruiting Register by Tuesday, Feb. 28; Classes... 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 propertyBoulder County,... read more →

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

February 9, 2017
North Foothills Prescribed Burn Window Set for Feb. 13 – 24Possible Burns at Heil Valley Ranch and Hall Ranch Open... read more →

Training Course in Boulder to Help Family Caregivers Thrive

February 8, 2017
Training course in Boulder to help family caregivers thriveRegistration required, classes start Tuesday, Feb. 28Boulder County, Colo. - “Powerful Tools for Caregivers,”... read more →

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

February 7, 2017
Teens and adults can now apply for summer jobs with Boulder County Youth CorpsDeadline to submit youth applications is Fri.,... read more →

Boulder County seeking proposals for agriculture research project

February 6, 2017
Boulder County seeking proposals for agriculture research projectMandatory pre-bid meeting Tuesday, Feb. 28Boulder County, Colo. - Boulder County is seeking qualified companies,... 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,... read more →

Boulder County Awards Funding for Zero Waste Programs

February 3, 2017
Boulder County awards funding for zero waste programs Boulder County, Colo. – The Boulder County Board of County Commissioners awarded... read more →

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Report Now Available for Viewing

February 2, 2017
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Report Now Available for ViewingImproving timeliness, reducing stigma, and increasing early detection are among recommendationsBoulder... read more →

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

February 1, 2017
Boulder County’s EnergySmart program launches a new Electric Vehicle advising serviceBoulder County, Colo. - Boulder County’s EnergySmart service is now offering the... read more →

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

January 25, 2017
Walk-In Health Coverage Enrollment Event and Resource Fair on Jan. 28Enrollment Deadline for 2017 Health Coverage is Tuesday, Jan. 31Boulder... read more →

Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program

January 23, 2017
Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Artist-in-Residence ProgramOnline applications will be accepted until Feb. 15.Boulder County, Colo. - The Parks & Open Space... read more →

Make a difference – Become a Boulder County juvenile mentor

January 18, 2017
Make a difference – Become a Boulder County juvenile mentorProvide a positive role model and help change the life of... read more →

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

January 18, 2017
Boulder County planning to install real-time bus schedule displays at area stopsTake a survey by Jan. 27 and you may... read more →

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

January 17, 2017
The Hero’s Journey of the Caregiver workshop begins in FebruarySaturday, Feb. 4, and Saturday, Feb. 11, in LongmontBoulder County, Colo. - The... read more →

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

January 17, 2017
Youth Corps participant Jake Drewes to be recognized at Colorado State CapitolAwards ceremony celebrates youth work experience and commitment to... read more →

Nominations are now being accepted for the Land Conservation Awards

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

Food Assistance Gains Seen Across Colorado; More Progress Needed

January 10, 2017
Food Assistance Gains Seen Across Colorado; More Progress NeededColorado’s improvement is 11th best in the U.S.; Boulder County organizations collaborating... read more →

Public Health Partners with Law Enforcement Agencies to Prevent Opioid Overdoses

January 9, 2017
Boulder County Public Health Partners with Law Enforcement Agencies to Prevent Opioid OverdosesOfficials from eight agencies to receive training on... 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 todayBoulder County,... 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... read more →

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

January 3, 2017
Caring for LGBT Elders: Project Visibility Training to be held Thursday, Jan. 26Registration required by Jan. 20Boulder County, Colo. - Boulder County... read more →

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

January 3, 2017
Boulder County named a Silver Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American BicyclistsBoulder County, Colo. - On Dec. 21, 2016, the... read more →