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Community and Economic Development In-Person Services Available by Appointment Only; Accessing Services Remotely Encouraged

In response to increases in COVID-19 infections, Community and Economic Development in-person services at the City of Arvada will be available by-appointment only, beginning Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020. We encourage City customers to first use remote options (such as the website or phone) to contact the City and request information or services, and then schedule an appointment, if necessary. Below is a list of contact information by department: 

Building Department: information on applying for permits, obtaining contractor licensing, paying fees or scheduling inspections, visit

Planning Department: information on development applications, re-submittals, and pre-applications is located at or if you have a question about submitting plans, zoning, or development email If your question is about a specific property, permit, or project, identify it by address, permit, or project number. Zoning and setback information about specific properties is available online at

Economic Development: information about business recovery, resources, or data is located at Questions contact staff at 720-898-7010 or 

The City is moving to this model based on the recent Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) Dial Framework order that began on Nov. 9, 2020. To learn details about the County order, visit JCPH website. The City will be primarily operating remotely until further notice.