City of Arvada and AEDA Combined News Article Feed https://arvada.org Explore News Articles from the City of Arvada. en-US hourly 1 Copyright 2018 City of Arvada, Colorado Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:00:56 -0600 Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:00:56 -0600 60 Arvada Reservoir https://arvada.org/arvada-blunn-reservoir Sun, 23 Sep 2018 06:55:13 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-blunn-reservoir Fishing season is open! Location, hours and fee information available here Full Closure of 72nd Avenue at Indiana Street https://arvada.org/full-closire-of-72nd-avenue-at-indiana-street Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:10:24 -0600 https://arvada.org/full-closire-of-72nd-avenue-at-indiana-street Arvada, CO – Starting at 11 a.m. on Sept. 24, W. 72nd Ave. for approximately 500 feet west of Indiana St. (Colorado Highway 72) will be closed for up to three months for a fu Arvada Wins Gold Leaf Award https://arvada.org/arvada-wins-gold-leaf-award Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:48:06 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-wins-gold-leaf-award Arvada, CO – The City of Arvada Parks Division was honored with the Gold Leaf Award for Arbor Day Activities from the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISARMC Pet and Dog Licenses https://arvada.org/dog-licenses Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:02:02 -0600 https://arvada.org/dog-licenses Arvada law requires dogs to be licensed annually! Indiana Street and 72nd Avenue Intersection Upgrade Project https://arvada.org/indiana-street-and-72nd-avenue-intersection-upgrade-project Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:26:05 -0600 https://arvada.org/indiana-street-and-72nd-avenue-intersection-upgrade-project Beginning September 24, 72nd Ave. west of Indiana will be closed at the bridge. Arvada Days Festival Returns September 22 2018 https://arvada.org/arvada-days-festival-returns-september-22-2018 Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:38:33 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-days-festival-returns-september-22-2018 Arvada, CO – Bring the whole family and take a walk back in time to celebrate Arvada’s pioneering heritage during  Arvada Days, produced by the Arvada Festivals Commission.  August 1, 2018, The Launch of Speak Up Arvada https://arvada.org/august-1-2018-the-launch-of-speak-up-arvada Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:29:56 -0600 https://arvada.org/august-1-2018-the-launch-of-speak-up-arvada (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 July 27 2018 Two Big Projects No New Taxes https://arvada.org/july-27-2018-two-big-projects-now-new-taxes Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:29:17 -0600 https://arvada.org/july-27-2018-two-big-projects-now-new-taxes (Arvada, CO) – At their August 20 meeting, the Arvada City Council will be voting as to whether to place an issue on the November 2018 ballot to authorize the issuance of debt without Council Places Bonding Issue on November Ballot https://arvada.org/council-places-bonding-issue-on-november-ballot Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:10:12 -0600 https://arvada.org/council-places-bonding-issue-on-november-ballot (Arvada, CO) –  At their August 27 meeting, the Arvada City Council voted unanimously (7 – 0) to place the following issue on the November 2018 ballot: WITHOUT IMPOSING ANY NEW Resident Tax Rebate Program https://arvada.org/taxrebate Wed, 05 Sep 2018 11:02:22 -0600 https://arvada.org/taxrebate The deadline to apply for the Resident Rebate is August 31, 2018 Arvada Watering Guidelines and Restrictions https://arvada.org/watering Wed, 05 Sep 2018 10:39:26 -0600 https://arvada.org/watering There are no watering restrictions in place for 2018; however, the City does recommend watering guidelines Updates on G Line  https://arvada.org/gold-line-and-northwest-rail-line-overhead-wires-are-powered-up Fri, 31 Aug 2018 12:14:57 -0600 https://arvada.org/gold-line-and-northwest-rail-line-overhead-wires-are-powered-up RTD has released a statement regarding the PUC's recent ruling Advance Arvada (Land Development Code Update) https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update Fri, 31 Aug 2018 12:08:07 -0600 https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update The next public open house for the Land Development Code update will be held August 29 at City Hall. Housing Resource Fair https://arvada.org/housing-resource-fair Thu, 30 Aug 2018 14:58:06 -0600 https://arvada.org/housing-resource-fair Housing Resource Fair Saturday, September 29, 2018 10 am - 12 noon Apex Community Recreation Center 6842 Wadsworth Blvd (across from the Arvada Center)   Arvadans for Progressive Action, A Teen Police Academy https://arvada.org/teen-academy Wed, 22 Aug 2018 16:55:10 -0600 https://arvada.org/teen-academy Arvada PD will be accepting applications for 2019 in March of 2019. New Public Works Director Named https://arvada.org/new-public-works-director-named Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:20:30 -0600 https://arvada.org/new-public-works-director-named Arvada, CO ……Burton “Burt” Knight has been named Arvada’s new Director of Public Works.  Knight replaces Bob Manwaring, who retired on August 10.  Knigh Arvada Parks Ranger Program https://arvada.org/arvada-parks-ranger-program Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:00:59 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-parks-ranger-program Apply to be part of Arvada Parks Pilot Ranger Program City Adopts Cultural Master Plan https://arvada.org/city-adopts-cultural-master-plan Sat, 11 Aug 2018 06:56:07 -0600 https://arvada.org/city-adopts-cultural-master-plan The Arvada Cultural Master Plan sets a vision and charts a course Arts and Culture in Arvada Leyden Road Street Improvements Project https://arvada.org/leyden-road-street-improvements-project Fri, 10 Aug 2018 16:48:29 -0600 https://arvada.org/leyden-road-street-improvements-project Work on the Leyden Road Street Improvements Project between Quaker Street and Orion Way has begun. The contractor for the project is Concrete Express, Inc. (CEI). Traffic control and lane cl Water Quality Report https://arvada.org/water-quality-report Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:41:49 -0600 https://arvada.org/water-quality-report the City of Arvada’s Water System Operations Staff work hard to ensure that drinking water flows to Arvada taps every day. Link Strate Named Chief of Police https://arvada.org/finalists-for-police-chief-announced Sat, 28 Jul 2018 11:58:14 -0600 https://arvada.org/finalists-for-police-chief-announced On July 2, City Manager Mark Deven announced that he has appointed Link Strate as the new Arvada Chief of Police. Cop Rocks https://arvada.org/arvada-s-citizens-police-academy-alumni-association-announce-cop-rocks-community-program Thu, 05 Jul 2018 09:55:24 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-s-citizens-police-academy-alumni-association-announce-cop-rocks-community-program A new community relations program using colorfully painted, police-themed rocks Bicycle Recycle Program https://arvada.org/bicycle-recycle-program Sun, 03 Jun 2018 05:54:31 -0600 https://arvada.org/bicycle-recycle-program Drop off your no-longer-used bikes on June 9 to be restored and distributed to a neighbor in need Communicating with the City https://arvada.org/communicating-with-the-city Tue, 08 May 2018 11:21:09 -0600 https://arvada.org/communicating-with-the-city Social Media and the City More and more citizens are turning to social media to discuss News and neighborhood issues. Sometimes conversation threads develop on those social media sites regarding a s City of Arvada Named Top Work Place 2018 https://arvada.org/city-of-arvada-named-top-work-place-2018 Sun, 06 May 2018 05:56:27 -0600 https://arvada.org/city-of-arvada-named-top-work-place-2018 The City of Arvada has been selected as a Denver Post Top Work Place for 2018 Garden in a Box Program https://arvada.org/garden-in-a-box-program Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:20:08 -0600 https://arvada.org/garden-in-a-box-program 2018 Garden In a Box kits with $25 discounts available for Arvada residents Update: Quiet Zones Along Union Pacific  https://arvada.org/quiet-zones-along-union-pacific-progressing Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:59:29 -0700 https://arvada.org/quiet-zones-along-union-pacific-progressing Quiet Zone Update as of December 2017 Greenbelt No-Nos https://arvada.org/trees-gardens-planted-in-city-park-open-space-areas Fri, 04 Mar 2016 08:46:15 -0700 https://arvada.org/trees-gardens-planted-in-city-park-open-space-areas Help keep the City's parks and open space areas easy to maintain by not planting in them Mayor Pro Tem Fifer Reappointed to National League of Cities Informational Technology Communications Committee https://arvada.org/councilmember-bob-fifer-appointed-vice-chair-of-national-league-of-cities-informational-technology-communications-committee Thu, 17 Dec 2015 12:07:56 -0700 https://arvada.org/councilmember-bob-fifer-appointed-vice-chair-of-national-league-of-cities-informational-technology-communications-committee Arvada, CO….. Bob Fifer, City of Arvada Mayor Pro Tempore, has been appointed vice chair of the National League of Cities (NLC) 2016 Information Technology & Communications committee. This Leadership Arvada https://arvada.org/leadership-arvada-2012-2014 Fri, 29 May 2015 17:00:46 -0600 https://arvada.org/leadership-arvada-2012-2014 Announcing Leadership Arvada AEDA News - Daniel Ryley is the New Executive Director of the Arvada Economic Development Association http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/daniel-ryley-is-the-new-executive-director-of-the-arvada-economic-development-association Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:49:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/daniel-ryley-is-the-new-executive-director-of-the-arvada-economic-development-association The Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) is pleased to announce that Daniel Ryley has been appointed as the new Executive Director. “On behalf of the AEDA Board, we are excited for him to take on this new opportunity and are confide AEDA News - Arvada Economic Development Appreciates Arvada Businesses http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-economic-development-appreciates-arvada-businesses Thu, 26 Jul 2018 09:19:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-economic-development-appreciates-arvada-businesses Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) appreciated Arvada businesses by hosting them for an evening reception and concert at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities. The event happened on Saturday, 21, 2018 and 250 businesses were the AEDA News - Arvada Economic Development Association, Exterior Improvements Grant Program is now accepting applications http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/aeda-exterior-improvements-grant-program-is-now-accepting-applications Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:45:00 -0700 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/aeda-exterior-improvements-grant-program-is-now-accepting-applications The Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) Board of Directors approved funding for the 50/50 matching grant program and is now accepting applications. Businesses and property owners may apply for the grant anytime during the open applicatio AEDA News - The Arvada Chamber of Commerce with support from the Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) are pleased to launch a new workforce initiative, Arvada Works. http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-works Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:01:00 -0700 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-works The Arvada Chamber of Commerce with support from the Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) are pleased to launch a new workforce initiative, Arvada Works. This initiative is geared toward engaging employers, educators and partners across t AEDA News - Cutting Edge HR Issues for Every Workplace: Employment Law http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/cutting-edge-hr-issues-for-every-workplace-employment-law-2 Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:35:00 -0700 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/cutting-edge-hr-issues-for-every-workplace-employment-law-2 The Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) is hosting Cutting Edge HR Issues for Every Workplace: Employment Law seminar. Chuck Passaglia, employment law expert, will address recent cases of importance to employers as well as trends in huma AEDA News - Arvada Economic Development Association Announces 2018 Board Appointments http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-economic-development-association-announces-2018-board-appointments Tue, 05 Dec 2017 13:58:00 -0700 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-economic-development-association-announces-2018-board-appointments The Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) would like to introduce its 2018 Board Officers: Jodi Thomas with FirstBank, president; Dave Doherty with Piper Electric, past president; Ken Olsen with B2B CFO LLC, vice president; and Alicia Sval AEDA News - Arvada Economic Development Association Appreciates Business http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-economic-development-association-appreciates-business Thu, 05 Oct 2017 15:04:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-economic-development-association-appreciates-business Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) hosted its 23nd annual Business Appreciation Awards Breakfast on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities. The event drew an audience of over 200 businesses and commun AEDA News - Ralston Creek Shopping District New Development Announced http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/ralston-creek-shopping-district-new-development-announced Fri, 29 Sep 2017 16:04:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/ralston-creek-shopping-district-new-development-announced The state’s newest Walmart Super Center opened on August 9 at the corner of Ralston Road and Independence Street in Arvada. The 138,000 square foot store includes a full selection of groceries, pharmacy, tire and lube center, garden center, v AEDA News - Arvada Marketplace Redevelopment Slated to Finish by End of Year http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-marketplace-redevelopment-slated-to-finish-by-end-of-year Mon, 28 Aug 2017 10:35:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/arvada-marketplace-redevelopment-slated-to-finish-by-end-of-year Implemented by the shopping center’s management company, Pine Tree, LLC, the nearly $8 million redevelopment and revitalization of the western section of Arvada Marketplace is well under way and nearing completion. Located at the intersection AEDA News - The Arvada 2017 - 2018 Community Profile is Here http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/the-arvada-2017-2018-community-profile-is-here Wed, 07 Jun 2017 14:04:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/the-arvada-2017-2018-community-profile-is-here The Profile information is up-to-date and includes demographics, income levels, tax features, tourism and transportation in Arvada. All of the photos included in the profile are of Arvada businesses and residents. AEDA’s greatest asset i