City of Arvada News and Info Feed Explore News and Infos from the City of Arvada. en-US hourly 1 Copyright 2018 City of Arvada, Colorado Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:44 -0600 Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:44 -0600 60 Broadband Tue, 22 May 2018 15:37:00 -0600 Frequently Asked Questions In 2016, Arvada voters opted out of SB-152 to enable local governments to be more involved in broadband services. What has resulted since Arvada has opted out? Opting Floodplain Resources Tue, 22 May 2018 13:08:26 -0600 Floodplain management is also a responsibility of Engineering. The City's goal in floodplain management is to reduce the risk to life and property during floods. There is a Flood Protection H Being Prepared Tue, 22 May 2018 12:59:32 -0600 From government to individual citizens and service providers, being prepared for emergencies is everyone's job. We've put together a few resources to help you be prepared. Indiana Street and 72nd Avenue Intersection Upgrade Project Tue, 22 May 2018 10:38:39 -0600 Beginning this spring, the City of Arvada will be working with the contractor Jalisco International, Inc. to widen the intersection at Indiana Street (Colorado Highway 72) and 72nd Avene.   The City of Arvada invites you to participate in a public Employment Opportunities Mon, 21 May 2018 17:05:12 -0600 We establish and maintain an effective work force to meet the needs of the citizens of Arvada. Our employees are dedicated to delivering superior services to enhance the lives of everyone in our community. Teen Police Academy Mon, 21 May 2018 15:55:40 -0600 Arvada PD is now accepting applications for this summer's Teen Police Academy Fences Mon, 21 May 2018 13:00:51 -0600 Permits are required for all fencing in the City of Arvada. Find out what you need to apply and get started today. DRAFT-ADU Mon, 21 May 2018 09:46:13 -0600 An Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU), sometimes called an "in-law apartment" or "carriage house", is typically a separate housing unit within, or on the same lot as, a single fami Arvada Watering Guidelines and Restrictions Sat, 19 May 2018 10:56:40 -0600 There are no watering restrictions in place for 2018; however, the City does recommend watering guidelines Documents Fri, 18 May 2018 17:32:07 -0600 Key Documents. As described on the Project Purpose page, there are a number of important documents that affect this project and are useful to review. Look over the 2014 Arvada Comprehensive Plan, particularly the Future Land Use Map that identifies Curb, Gutter, and Sidewalk Maintenance Fri, 18 May 2018 12:47:58 -0600 The City inspects curb, gutter and sidewalk for replacement when requested by a citizen. eTRAKiT Help Fri, 18 May 2018 11:41:24 -0600 Contractors and homeowners are able to apply and pay for permits and projects, view and respond to plan review comments, schedule and see inspection results all in real time. Arvada’s Annual Bike to Work Day Thu, 17 May 2018 14:39:23 -0600 Arvada’s Annual Bike to Work Day is Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Bicycling in Arvada Thu, 17 May 2018 14:20:36 -0600 The City of Arvada and the Arvada Bicycle Advisory Committee offer a series of Community Bike Rides Advance Arvada (Land Development Code Update) Thu, 17 May 2018 09:30:20 -0600 Join us for a public meeting inviting input on Thursday, June 7 at City Hall Neighbors Connected Thu, 17 May 2018 09:29:56 -0600 Won't You Be My Neighbor? Take the Challenge! Police Week, Fallen Officers Memorial Service Thu, 17 May 2018 09:28:09 -0600 May 17, the Arvada Police Department Honor Guard will pay tribute to their fallen colleagues with an honor watch and wreath presentation Financial Transparency Wed, 16 May 2018 15:59:20 -0600 Please click below for the report that you are interested in viewing. 2012 Mid-Year Financial Report Street Maintenance Projects Wed, 16 May 2018 13:08:09 -0600 Learn about road construction projects that may affect your commute or travel plans. Arvada Parks and Peck Elementary Celebrate Arbor Day Wed, 16 May 2018 11:44:45 -0600 The City of Arvada and Peck Elementary students celebrate Arbor Day for the 31st consecutive year Rattle Snakes Wed, 16 May 2018 09:40:19 -0600 Rattle Snake 101:  Rattle snakes are all dangerous, but their babies are even worse! Babies can get into small places where you don't have good view and where you dont usually watch where y Arvada CERT Wed, 16 May 2018 08:54:47 -0600 Arvada CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) is holding a Basic Academy starting in March 2018. Arvada CERT is a volunteer emergency response team that was started in partnership with the City of A Building Permits Wed, 16 May 2018 08:52:33 -0600 These are permits and applications that are required for Single Family Residential structures. Please select a topic for permit and application inform City Offices Delayed Opening June 14, 2018 Tue, 15 May 2018 10:40:24 -0600 Please Note: All City offices will have delayed opening time of 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 14, 2018. This includes passport services, which will not be offered until after 9 a.m. We apologize Neighborhood Block Party Permit Tue, 15 May 2018 09:19:47 -0600 Are you having a neighborhood block party? Please review the following information to determine if you should apply for a Neighborhood Block Party permit. There is NO cost and many benefits. Scheduling Inspections Tue, 15 May 2018 09:16:02 -0600 Scheduling Inspections   Rabies Mon, 14 May 2018 16:49:51 -0600 Within recent months Arvada Animal Management has discovered two Myotis Lucifugus (Little Brown Bats) that have tested Pets and Wildlife Mon, 14 May 2018 16:40:30 -0600 Do you need to license your pet, need tips on living near Colorado’s wildlife, or want to know about the rules of pet ownership? We want to help you stay informed. If you have any questions, please reach out to Animal Management at (720) 898-6850. City Implemented Water Conservation Measures Mon, 14 May 2018 15:43:51 -0600 Reducing water consumption is a very cost-effective method of helping to match a municipality’s water supply to its projected build-out demand. The efficient use of water helps to ensure the cit Water-Wise Landscape Seminars Mon, 14 May 2018 14:36:32 -0600 The City of Arvada is partnering with Resource Central to offer Water-Wise Landscape Seminars on Xeriscape and other sustainable landscaping practices to Arvada residents.