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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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City of Arvada Councilmember Bob Fifer Elected Chair of Denver Regional Council of Governments
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DENVER REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS ELECTS 2019-2020 OFFICERS Feb. 28, 2019 (Denver) -- The Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) has elected its officers to serve a one-year term ef...


Don Allard Honored for Decades of Public Service
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It was the end of an era at the November 13, 2017 Arvada City Council meeting when longtime City Councilmember ...


City Invites Community to WinterFest
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(Arvada, CO) –This weekend is a chance to experience culture, entertainment and art, at WinterFest 2019. This outdoor, family-friendly event will be held on Feb. 23, at McIlvoy Park in Olde Town...


City Hall
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Within this page are archived press releases and news items.   ...


News and Press Releases
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This page includes archived press releases and news from the City of Arvada and Arvada Police Department.   For more information or media inquiries, please contact: Maria Vande...


DRCOG Citizens' Academy Registration Open
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Are you interested in regional topics such as Transportation and Personal Mobility; Growth and Development; Aging and Disability Resources? DRCOG is now accepting applications for its 2019 Citize...


Smoking Restricted in Public Places
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Ordinance 4501 extending the City's existing smoke-free law went into effect May 13, 2015...


New Communication Manager Joins City Team
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The City of Arvada is pleased to announce Ben Irwin as the City’s new Communications Manager. Irwin was selected from a pool of nearly 140 qualified candidates, which included applicants from th...


2018 Human Services Funding Allocations
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Since its establishment in 1998, the Arvada Human Services Advisory Committee--composed of community members appointed by the Arvada City Council—has awarded grant funding to area non-profits pr...


Telephone Scam
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August 2017 Please be aware residents are receiving solicitation calls from phone numbers that appear to be from the City of Arvada. This is NOT the City of Arvada calling. Scammers frequently "s...