City of Arvada and AEDA Combined News and Info Feed https://arvada.org Explore News and Infos from the City of Arvada. en-US hourly 1 Copyright 2018 City of Arvada, Colorado Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:25 -0600 Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:25 -0600 60 Broadband https://arvada.org/broadband Tue, 22 May 2018 15:37:00 -0600 https://arvada.org/broadband 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 https://arvada.org/floodplain-information Tue, 22 May 2018 13:08:26 -0600 https://arvada.org/floodplain-information 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 https://arvada.org/being-prepared Tue, 22 May 2018 12:59:32 -0600 https://arvada.org/being-prepared 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 https://arvada.org/indiana-street-and-72nd-avenue-intersection-upgrade-project Tue, 22 May 2018 10:38:39 -0600 https://arvada.org/indiana-street-and-72nd-avenue-intersection-upgrade-project 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 https://arvada.org/city-jobs Mon, 21 May 2018 17:05:12 -0600 https://arvada.org/city-jobs 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 https://arvada.org/teen-academy Mon, 21 May 2018 15:55:40 -0600 https://arvada.org/teen-academy Arvada PD is now accepting applications for this summer's Teen Police Academy Fences https://arvada.org/fences Mon, 21 May 2018 13:00:51 -0600 https://arvada.org/fences Permits are required for all fencing in the City of Arvada. Find out what you need to apply and get started today. DRAFT-ADU https://arvada.org/draft-adu Mon, 21 May 2018 09:46:13 -0600 https://arvada.org/draft-adu 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 https://arvada.org/watering Sat, 19 May 2018 10:56:40 -0600 https://arvada.org/watering There are no watering restrictions in place for 2018; however, the City does recommend watering guidelines Documents https://arvada.org/documents-and-meetings Fri, 18 May 2018 17:32:07 -0600 https://arvada.org/documents-and-meetings 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 https://arvada.org/curb-gutter-and-sidewalk-replacement Fri, 18 May 2018 12:47:58 -0600 https://arvada.org/curb-gutter-and-sidewalk-replacement The City inspects curb, gutter and sidewalk for replacement when requested by a citizen. eTRAKiT Help https://arvada.org/using-the-online-application-tool Fri, 18 May 2018 11:41:24 -0600 https://arvada.org/using-the-online-application-tool 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 https://arvada.org/arvadas-annual-bike-to-work-day Thu, 17 May 2018 14:39:23 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvadas-annual-bike-to-work-day Arvada’s Annual Bike to Work Day is Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Bicycling in Arvada https://arvada.org/the-city-of-arvada-and-the-arvada-bicycle-advisory-committee-community-bike-rides Thu, 17 May 2018 14:20:36 -0600 https://arvada.org/the-city-of-arvada-and-the-arvada-bicycle-advisory-committee-community-bike-rides The City of Arvada and the Arvada Bicycle Advisory Committee offer a series of Community Bike Rides Advance Arvada (Land Development Code Update) https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update Thu, 17 May 2018 09:30:20 -0600 https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update Join us for a public meeting inviting input on Thursday, June 7 at City Hall Neighbors Connected https://arvada.org/get-involved-neighborhood Thu, 17 May 2018 09:29:56 -0600 https://arvada.org/get-involved-neighborhood Won't You Be My Neighbor? Take the Challenge! Police Week, Fallen Officers Memorial Service https://arvada.org/police-week-fallen-officers-memorial-service Thu, 17 May 2018 09:28:09 -0600 https://arvada.org/police-week-fallen-officers-memorial-service May 17, the Arvada Police Department Honor Guard will pay tribute to their fallen colleagues with an honor watch and wreath presentation Financial Transparency https://arvada.org/financial-updates Wed, 16 May 2018 15:59:20 -0600 https://arvada.org/financial-updates Please click below for the report that you are interested in viewing. 2012 Mid-Year Financial Report Street Maintenance Projects https://arvada.org/road-construction Wed, 16 May 2018 13:08:09 -0600 https://arvada.org/road-construction Learn about road construction projects that may affect your commute or travel plans. Arvada Parks and Peck Elementary Celebrate Arbor Day https://arvada.org/arvada-parks-department-and-peck-elementary-students-join-to-celebrate-arbor-day Wed, 16 May 2018 11:44:45 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-parks-department-and-peck-elementary-students-join-to-celebrate-arbor-day The City of Arvada and Peck Elementary students celebrate Arbor Day for the 31st consecutive year Rattle Snakes https://arvada.org/rattle-snakes Wed, 16 May 2018 09:40:19 -0600 https://arvada.org/rattle-snakes 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 https://arvada.org/arvada-cert-academy-2018 Wed, 16 May 2018 08:54:47 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-cert-academy-2018 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 https://arvada.org/applications-residents Wed, 16 May 2018 08:52:33 -0600 https://arvada.org/applications-residents 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 https://arvada.org/city-offices-delayed-opening-june-14-2018 Tue, 15 May 2018 10:40:24 -0600 https://arvada.org/city-offices-delayed-opening-june-14-2018 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 https://arvada.org/neighborhood-block-party-permit Tue, 15 May 2018 09:19:47 -0600 https://arvada.org/neighborhood-block-party-permit 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 https://arvada.org/scheduling-inspections Tue, 15 May 2018 09:16:02 -0600 https://arvada.org/scheduling-inspections Scheduling Inspections   Rabies https://arvada.org/arvada-animal-management-rabies-advisement Mon, 14 May 2018 16:49:51 -0600 https://arvada.org/arvada-animal-management-rabies-advisement Within recent months Arvada Animal Management has discovered two Myotis Lucifugus (Little Brown Bats) that have tested Pets and Wildlife https://arvada.org/animal-info Mon, 14 May 2018 16:40:30 -0600 https://arvada.org/animal-info 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 https://arvada.org/water-conservation-measures-implemented-by-the-city Mon, 14 May 2018 15:43:51 -0600 https://arvada.org/water-conservation-measures-implemented-by-the-city 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 https://arvada.org/water-wise-landscape-seminars Mon, 14 May 2018 14:36:32 -0600 https://arvada.org/water-wise-landscape-seminars 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. 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