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

The Whisper Creek Community Station is now open...


Don Allard Honored for Decades of Public Service
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 ...


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...


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...


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...


Arvada Police and Northey Foundation announce establishment of Jim Glasmann Memorial Scholarship
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Arvada, CO February 5, 2018 – The Northey Foundation and Arvada Police today announce the establishment of the Jim Glasmann Memorial Scholarship. Administered in conjunction with the Jeffco Sch...


Jefferson Parkway BOD Selects Finalists toward Potential Parkway Partnership
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ARVADA, CO - on Thursday, December 20, the Jefferson Parkway Public Highway Authority (JPPHA) Board of Directors selected three teams from among five submissions to move to the reques...


August 1, 2018, The Launch of Speak Up Arvada
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(Arvada, CO) –  Local governments are changing the way they manage, with a growing emphasis on including citizen input in their decision-making processes. The Arvada City Council is ex...