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


Recent News Articles

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Link Strate Named Chief of Police
About / News and Events / Public Safety

On July 2, City Manager Mark Deven announced that he has appointed Link Strate as the new Arvada Chief of Police. ...


Recruitment Underway for New Public Works Director
About / News and Events / City Hall

Arvada, CO ……Following the announcement by Arvada Public Works Director Bob Manwaring that he will be retiring in August of 2018, the City of Arvada is recruiting his replacement.  ...


West Woods Clubhouse Renovation Honored by Golf Inc Magazine
About / News and Events / City Hall

(Arvada, CO) –  Golf Inc. Magazine’s July/August 2018 issue highlights the Clubhouses of the Year, honorees that are “great example of how members are embracing s...


City Adopts Cultural Master Plan
About / News and Events / City Hall

The Arvada Cultural Master Plan sets a vision and charts a course Arts and Culture in Arvada...


Ground Breaks for PD Community Station
About / News and Events / Public Safety

(Arvada, CO) – At its June 4 meeting, the Arvada City Council unanimously approved an agreement with Golden Triangle Construction, Inc. to build the Arvada Police Department’s latest commu...


Fitzmorris Recreation Center to Open June 23
About / News and Events / City Hall

In August of 2017, the groundbreaking ceremony for Fitzmorris Recreation Center took place, and now less than one year later, that facility is set to open. The Fitzmorris Recreation Center located at ...


Public Safety Press Releases
About / News and Events / Public Safety

Within this page are archived press releases and news items.   For more information or for media inquiries, please contact Jill McGranhan, Public Information Officer for the Arvada Police Depart...


Wind Wreaks Havoc on Arvada Trees
About / News and Events / City Hall

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2018 Water Main Replacement
About / News and Events / City Hall

A water main replacement project for specific areas in the city will begin in May and is expected to be completed by January 2019. This project involves open cut installation of approximately 29,100 L...


Communicating with the City
About / News and Events / City Hall

Social Media and the City More and more citizens are turning to social media to discuss News and neighborhood issues. Sometimes conversation threads develop on those social media sites regarding a s...