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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 Invites Community to WinterFest on Feb. 29
About / News and Events / City Hall

(Arvada, CO) –Experience culture, entertainment and art, at WinterFest 2020. ...


Remembering Don Allard (1929-2020)
About / News and Events / City Hall

It was the end of an era at the November 13, 2017 Arvada City Council meeting when longtime City Councilmember Don Allard formally retired from decades of public service. His contributions t...


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...


City Supplemental Fluoride Program on Hold Due to Equipment Issue
About / News and Events / City Hall

Nov. 11, 2019--Due to an equipment issue at the City of Arvada’s Ralston Water Treatment Plant, the City is unable to provide supplemental fluoride in municipal water until approximately mid-202...


City Recognized for Excellence in Governmental Budgeting
About / News and Events / City Hall

For the 28th straight year, the City of Arvada has received the Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.  The award reflects the City&rsquo...


Update: Quiet Zones Along Union Pacific 
About / News and Events / City Hall

Quiet Zone Update as of December 2017...


Smoking Restricted in Public Places
About / News and Events / City Hall

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


Mosquito Management
About / News and Events / City Hall

Neither the City of Arvada nor Jefferson County Public Health have a mosquito control program; following are some suggestions for mosquito protection...


City of Arvada Named Top Work Place 2018
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The City of Arvada has been selected as a Denver Post Top Work Place for 2018 ...


Whisper Creek Community Station
About / News and Events / Public Safety

The Whisper Creek Community Station is now open...