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Maria VanderKolk, City of Arvada Communications Manager, 720-898-7507 or

Jill McGranahan, Arvada Police Department Public Relations Coordinator, 720-898-6654 or

Recent News and Press Releases

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

Quiet Zone Update as of August 2015...

Discoloration in Arvada's Water
About / News and Events / City Hall

June 21, 2017 The City has been receiving calls about discolored water. Water Quality Analysts have collected samples and determined the discoloration is being caused by manganese, a mineral that is n...

City Facilities Closed for Independence Day
About / News and Events / City Hall

City Facilities will be closed Tuesday, July 4, in honor of Independence Day. ...

Arvada Police to Maintain Fireworks Complaint Line During July 4th 2017 Holiday
About / News and Events / Public Safety

 (Arvada, CO) – The Arvada Police will again offer residents and businesses a fireworks complaint line in anticipation of the Independence Day holiday. The number, 720.898.6919, w...

2017 Law Enforcement TORCH RUN for Special Olympics
About / News and Events / Public Safety

Spectators Invited to Join Along the Route   The Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run will be June 1, 2017 and citizens are invited to join in the celebration. Members of the Arvada Police Depart...

W Michael Northey Foundation 2017 Scholarships Awarded
About / News and Events / Public Safety

Arvada, CO May 2, 2017 – On May 15, 2017, City Council and the W. Michael Northey Foundation will award 21 Arvada students with $25,500 in scholarships. They will be recognized at the weekl...

What's Happening at the Stenger Sports Complex
About / News and Events / City Hall

Arvada, CO….. Normally a city irrigation project doesn’t merit much attention, but when that irrigation project is taking place in one of the most utilized and visible soccer complexes al...

Arvada Residents Share Water Tower Photos
About / News and Events / City Hall

The Water Tower was completed in 1910...

Kipling Parkway Underpass Open
About / News and Events / City Hall

ARVADA, CO……Kipling St. has been a major impediment for pedestrians and bicyclists trying to enjoy the Van Bibber Creek Regional Trail.  But on August 9, all that will change with t...

Arvada Police warn of home repair scams
About / News and Events / Public Safety

With the recent severe weather and resulting property damage, Arvada Police are reminding residents to be wary of door-to-door home repairs.   These crimes com...