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Ben Irwin, City of Arvada Communication Manager: 720-898-7507 or

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Recent News and Press Releases

10 Articles

Restoring Arvada's .04 Trolley
About / News and Events / City Hall

In 2015, a streetcar which operated between Arvada and Denver from 1902 – 1950 was named to the Colorado Most Endangered Places List by Colorado Preservation, Inc. Today, Friends of the .04 Tro...

City to Participate in Comprehensive Homeless Count; Seeks Volunteers
About / News and Events / City Hall

August 9, 2019--The City of Arvada is partnering with Jefferson County; the cities of Edgewater, Golden, Lakewood, Westminster and Wheat Ridge; and service providers to conduct the Jefferson County Co...

Complaints About Weeds
About / News and Events / City Hall

The City has received an increased number of phone calls regarding weed growth in the community. We understand that tall weeds can be an eyesore, whether it is on your neighbor’s property, in th...

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...

Rainy Season Affecting Open Space Mowing
About / News and Events / City Hall

This rainy spring is in many ways a welcome relief to Arvada and many Colorado cities that have experienced drought in recent years. However, the additional moisture also presents challenges for the C...

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...

Veteran City Attorney Announces Retirement
About / News and Events / City Hall

Christopher K. Daly has served as Arvada’s City Attorney, providing legal counsel and guidance to dozens of elected City leaders during a...

City of Arvada Named Top Work Place 2018
About / News and Events / City Hall

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

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

Quiet Zone Update as of December 2017...

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

The Whisper Creek Community Station is now open...