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 Sat, 17 Feb 2018 02:19:45 -0700 Sat, 17 Feb 2018 02:19:45 -0700 60 Water-Wise Landscape Seminars https://arvada.org/water-wise-landscape-seminars Sat, 17 Feb 2018 08:08:00 -0700 https://arvada.org/water-wise-landscape-seminars The City of Arvada is partnering with the Center for ReSource Conservation to offer Water-Wise Landscape Seminars on Xeriscape and other sustainable landscaping practices to Arvada residents. These ex Arvada to Conduct National Recruitment for Next Police Chief https://arvada.org/arvada-to-conduct-national-recruitment-for-next-police-chief Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:04:56 -0700 https://arvada.org/arvada-to-conduct-national-recruitment-for-next-police-chief Arvada, CO ……Following the retirement of Police Chief Don Wick, Arvada City Manager Mark Deven announced that he will conduct a national recruitment for the City’s next Chief of Po Teen Police Academy https://arvada.org/teen-academy Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:27:45 -0700 https://arvada.org/teen-academy Arvada PD is now accepting applications for this summer's Teen Police Academy AURA:   Trammell Crow Resubmits PDP Application for Olde Town Residence Project https://arvada.org/aura-trammell-crow-resubmits-pdp-application-for-olde-town-residence-project Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:30:49 -0700 https://arvada.org/aura-trammell-crow-resubmits-pdp-application-for-olde-town-residence-project Contact: Maureen Phair / 720-898-7060 ARVADA— The Arvada Urban Renewal Authority announced today that the Trammell Crow Company resubmitted its PDP application on Friday, February 9, for the Ol Arvada Police Awarded $12,500 Marijuana Impact Grant https://arvada.org/arvada-police-awarded-12-500-marijuana-impact-grant Wed, 31 Jan 2018 12:24:11 -0700 https://arvada.org/arvada-police-awarded-12-500-marijuana-impact-grant The State of Colorado, Department of Local Affairs awarded the Arvada Police Department a $12,500 Marijuana Impact Grant. The grant is available only to cities that have a moratorium on marijuana sale Leyden Road Street Improvements Project https://arvada.org/leyden-road-street-improvements-project Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:08:57 -0700 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 January 9, 2018: Citizen Survey Results Are In https://arvada.org/2017-citizen-survey-results-are-in Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:42:57 -0700 https://arvada.org/2017-citizen-survey-results-are-in Arvada, CO – The 2017 Arvada Citizen Survey was conducted by Northwest Research Group (NWRG) between September 27 and October 29.  Unlike past surveys which were sent out in the mail, City of Arvada Engineer Receives Professional Manager of the Year Award https://arvada.org/city-of-arvada-engineer-receives-professional-manager-of-the-year-award Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:24:54 -0700 https://arvada.org/city-of-arvada-engineer-receives-professional-manager-of-the-year-award Each year, the American Public Works Association (APWA) Colorado Chapter honors individuals, programs, and projects to recognize outstanding professionals who represent the best in the public works pr Taking A Bite Out of Crime https://arvada.org/taking-a-bite-out-of-crime Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:03:42 -0700 https://arvada.org/taking-a-bite-out-of-crime Many people asked about Denver Police’s Air1 helicopter over Arvada on December 22, 2017. Officers in the area of 64th & Indiana were looking for a stolen car. An Arvada Officer spotted the December 2017 Arvada, Aurora, Westminster Awarded Complete Streets Technical Assistance Grant https://arvada.org/december-2017-arvada-aurora-westminster-awarded-complete-streets-technical-assistance-grant Tue, 26 Dec 2017 16:56:12 -0700 https://arvada.org/december-2017-arvada-aurora-westminster-awarded-complete-streets-technical-assistance-grant Arvada, CO – Arvada is part of a trio of Colorado cities to win the second-ever Complete Streets Consortium technical assistance grants.   The Cities of Arvada, Aurora, and I - 70 Kipling Interchange CDOT Project https://arvada.org/i-70-kipling-interchange-cdot-project Tue, 26 Dec 2017 09:48:20 -0700 https://arvada.org/i-70-kipling-interchange-cdot-project The Colorado Department of Transportation is in the process of completing studies and preliminary design work on a potential project to improve safety and operations of the I - 70 Kipling Interchange. Dec 19, 2017 Government Finance Officers Association Recognizes Arvada's Finance Department https://arvada.org/government-finance-officers-association-recognizes-arvada-s-finance-department Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:01:31 -0700 https://arvada.org/government-finance-officers-association-recognizes-arvada-s-finance-department The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) notified the City that our Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) earned the organization’s Certificate of Achievement. This is the GFOA& Advance Arvada (Land Development Code Update) https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:46:43 -0700 https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update The City of Arvada is updating the Land Development Code (LDC), which are the regulations that govern development in the city. Advance Arvada is the name of this initiative to update and streamline the City's zoning code. 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 Drink and DON'T DRIVE https://arvada.org/drink-and-don-t-drive Wed, 23 Dec 2015 15:31:13 -0700 https://arvada.org/drink-and-don-t-drive The City of Arvada has adopted the Colorado Department of Transportation's Drink, Don't Drive Campaign designed to increase awareness as to the dangers of driving under the influence in an eff 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 Water Quality Report https://arvada.org/water-quality-report Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:39:38 -0600 https://arvada.org/water-quality-report The City of Arvada goes to great lengths to make sure our drinking water is of high quality and meets all federal and state regulations Resident Tax Rebate Program https://arvada.org/taxrebate Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:53:09 -0600 https://arvada.org/taxrebate The deadline to apply for the Resident Rebate is August 31, 2017 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 Geotagging: How Crooks Can Find You https://arvada.org/geotagging-how-crooks-can-find-you Tue, 05 May 2015 11:22:06 -0600 https://arvada.org/geotagging-how-crooks-can-find-you Web-posted pictures taken from your smartphone can tell thieves and sex offenders your location News and Events https://arvada.org/city-news-room Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:44:36 -0600 https://arvada.org/city-news-room Welcome to the City or Arvada Press and News Room. Here you can find all types of news and press releases from the City Hall 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 AEDA News - Arvada Economic Development Association, Exterior Improvements Grant Program is now accepting applications http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/exterior-improvements-grant-program-is-now-accepting-applications-1 Thu, 25 May 2017 10:23:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/about/press-room/exterior-improvements-grant-program-is-now-accepting-applications-1 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 - Arvada Economic Development Association, Exterior Improvements Grant Program is now accepting applications http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/ Thu, 25 May 2017 10:23:00 -0600 http://www.arvadaeconomicdevelopment.org/ 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