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Ben Irwin, Chief Communications Manager: 720-898-7507 or birwin@arvada.org.

Detective David Snelling, Police Department Public Information Officer: 720-898-6654 or dave-s@arvada.org.

Allison Trembly, Community and Economic Development Communication Manager: 720-898-7013 or atrembly@arvada.org

Rachael Kuroiwa, Infrastructure Communication Manager: 720-898-7607 or rkurowia@arvada.org.
 


Recent News and Press Releases

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City Update: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
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The Arvada City Council’s June 11 statement acknowledges the senseless death of George Floyd and speaks to how we plan to address systemic racism and create an even more equitable and inclusive ...


City named as a Silver-level Bicycle Friendly Community
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  Today, the League of American Bicyclists honored the efforts of Arvada to build better places for people to bike with a silver-level Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) award. Arvada joins 482 co...


Arvada City Council releases statement regarding the death of George Floyd
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June 11, 2020 Fellow Arvadans, We remain horrified by the senseless death of George Floyd through the actions of members of the Minneapolis Police Department. Our thoughts and prayers are with his f...


City Continues Phased Reopening of City Facilities
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The City of Arvada continues the process of reopening City facilities to in-person services while prioritizing the health and safety of the Arvada community and members of the City team. During the ph...


City Council Approves Organized Waste Hauling
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After more than 18 months of extensive research, analysis and public engagement, the Arvada City Council has approved an organized, citywide waste hauling system. At its June 15 business meeting, Coun...


City Announces First Official Report of Emerald Ash Borer in Arvada
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State officials have confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the City of Arvada. First detected in Colorado in 2013 and more recently found in neighboring municipalities, this invasive an...


Press Release, March 13: City Declares State of Emergency, Announces Next Steps of COVID-19 Preparation and Response
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Today, Arvada City Manager Mark Deven declared a State of Emergency. The declaration gives the City the flexibility it needs to more quickly acquire and apply resources to support residents and partne...


Press Release, March 16: City Facilities Closed to Public Effective March 16
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Today, the City of Arvada announced the closure of all City facilities to the public effective tomorrow, March 16. This closure includes, but is not limited to, public business and activities at City ...


Press Release, March 23: City extends State of Emergency and facilities closure
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On March 23, the Arvada City Council extended the City emergency declaration through April 6, and today, the City extended the closure of all City facilities to the public through April 10. These acti...


City Extends Emergency Declaration to April 30; Facilities Closure to April 26
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City extends Emergency Declaration to April 30; facilities closure to April 26    In alignment with the State of Colorado’s extension of the Stay-At-Home Public Health Order, the Cit...