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 Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:27:25 -0700 Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:27:25 -0700 60 Applying for a Permit with eTRAKiT https://arvada.org/applying-for-a-special-event-permit-with-etrackit Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:13:55 -0700 https://arvada.org/applying-for-a-special-event-permit-with-etrackit applying for eTRAKiT is easy Neighborhood Block Party Permit https://arvada.org/neighborhood-block-party-permit Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:13:42 -0700 https://arvada.org/neighborhood-block-party-permit blalblalbla Arvada's Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association Announce Cop Rocks Community Program https://arvada.org/arvada-s-citizens-police-academy-alumni-association-announce-cop-rocks-community-program Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:28:48 -0700 https://arvada.org/arvada-s-citizens-police-academy-alumni-association-announce-cop-rocks-community-program Arvada, CO March 1, 2018 – The Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (CPAAA) and Arvada Police are excited to launch a new community relations program, Cop Rocks. Beginning March 15, 2018, Arvada Deputy City Manager Bill Ray Receives Lifetime Achievent Award https://arvada.org/arvada-deputy-city-manager-bill-ray-receives-lifetime-achievent-award Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:15:16 -0700 https://arvada.org/arvada-deputy-city-manager-bill-ray-receives-lifetime-achievent-award Arvada, CO…… Deputy City Manager Bill Ray, who will retire as of June 1, 2018, was recently awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by the Colorado City/County Managers A Arvada Kite Festival https://arvada.org/kite-festival Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:14:58 -0700 https://arvada.org/kite-festival The Kite Festival is Sunday, April 8 Register for Online Sales and Use Tax Filing  https://arvada.org/register-for-sales-and-use-tax-online-filing-and-payment-portal Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:08:22 -0700 https://arvada.org/register-for-sales-and-use-tax-online-filing-and-payment-portal Register for the Sales and Use Tax Online Filing and Payment Portal broadband draft https://arvada.org/broadband-draft Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:06:36 -0700 https://arvada.org/broadband-draft Frequently Asked Questions What is the City of Arvada doing to help improve Broadband Services in the Community? The City has hired a consulting firm to study strategies for its fiber optic and c Neighborhood Movie Program https://arvada.org/neighborhood-movies Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:59:09 -0700 https://arvada.org/neighborhood-movies The Nieghborhood Movie Program was developed to help get neighbors to join together Neighbors Connected https://arvada.org/get-involved-neighborhood Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:38:10 -0700 https://arvada.org/get-involved-neighborhood Enroll your neighborhood and get connected today Attainable (Affordable) Housing https://arvada.org/attainable-housing Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:12:42 -0700 https://arvada.org/attainable-housing Learn about attainable, workforce, and senior housing in Arvada.  Documents https://arvada.org/documents-and-meetings Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:57:26 -0700 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 Police Department's Neighbors Connected https://arvada.org/police-department-s-neighbors-connected Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:45:05 -0700 https://arvada.org/police-department-s-neighbors-connected Police Department's Neighbors Connected Want to get your neighborhood involved with the Arvada Police Department? The Arvada Police Department continually strives to build and maintain partnershi Crime Prevention Class https://arvada.org/crime-prevention-classes Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:37:26 -0700 https://arvada.org/crime-prevention-classes The Community Response Impact Team (CRIT) of the Arvada Police Department offers residents and business owners the opportunity to participate in crime prevention classes. The Crime Pre Arvada CERT https://arvada.org/arvada-cert-academy-2018 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:52:09 -0700 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 Drug Take Back https://arvada.org/drug-take-back Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:20:30 -0700 https://arvada.org/drug-take-back The Drug Take Back is a free annual event Saturday, April 8 Updates on G Line  https://arvada.org/gold-line-and-northwest-rail-line-overhead-wires-are-powered-up Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:46:33 -0700 https://arvada.org/gold-line-and-northwest-rail-line-overhead-wires-are-powered-up G Line testing to resume January 2, 2018 G Line Transit Corridor https://arvada.org/gold-line-light-rail Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:45:55 -0700 https://arvada.org/gold-line-light-rail Testing on the G Line Garden in a Box Program https://arvada.org/garden-in-a-box-program Sat, 17 Feb 2018 08:12:01 -0700 https://arvada.org/garden-in-a-box-program 2017 Garden In a Box kits with $25 discounts available for Arvada residents 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 Project Purpose https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update-project-purpose Thu, 15 Feb 2018 21:09:11 -0700 https://arvada.org/land-development-code-update-project-purpose This is an exciting time in Arvada! In the summer of 2017, the City began the process to update the Land Development Code (LDC). The current version of the LDC was enacted in 2008 and despite several updates, there are still improvements that can be Conservation (Sustain Arvada) https://arvada.org/sustainability Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:46:20 -0700 https://arvada.org/sustainability Sustain Arvada is a way of honoring Arvada's rich heritage and preserving our resources to foster economic prosperity, environmental stewardship and community vitali Housing Programs https://arvada.org/housing-programs Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:46:06 -0700 https://arvada.org/housing-programs The City of Arvada, in cooperation with other government agencies, offers a variety of housing assistance programs.  See the pages to the left for more information. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)  https://arvada.org/cdgb-funds-at-work-in-arvada Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:20:52 -0700 https://arvada.org/cdgb-funds-at-work-in-arvada The CDBG program works to ensure affordable housing, provide services, and create jobs Park Pavilion Rentals in Arvada https://arvada.org/pavilion-rentals-in-arvada Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:52:28 -0700 https://arvada.org/pavilion-rentals-in-arvada Coming soon Arvada Police Seek Public s Assistance in Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect https://arvada.org/arvada-police-seek-public-s-assistance-in-identifying-armed-robbery-suspect Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:03:05 -0700 https://arvada.org/arvada-police-seek-public-s-assistance-in-identifying-armed-robbery-suspect The Arvada Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in two recent armed robberies. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 30 years of age with reddish Arvada Severe Weather Shelter https://arvada.org/arvada-severe-weather-shelter Wed, 14 Feb 2018 07:31:13 -0700 https://arvada.org/arvada-severe-weather-shelter Volunteer your time just once per month Homelessness in Arvada https://arvada.org/homelessness-in-arvada Wed, 14 Feb 2018 07:26:59 -0700 https://arvada.org/homelessness-in-arvada Homelessness a Growing Concern Homelessness, and the problems arising from homelessness, is becoming more prevalent It is important to note that when it comes to enforcing upon some of the more egregi Sustainability Tips https://arvada.org/sustainability-tips Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:14:05 -0700 https://arvada.org/sustainability-tips Arvada is partnered with the United States Environmental Protection Agency's WaterSense Program. WaterSense is a great way to identify water conserving appliances and practices and provide educational materials to our customers. Public Classes https://arvada.org/public-classes Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:59:07 -0700 https://arvada.org/public-classes You can now register online for classes. Join us to explore nature, the environment, gardening and other outdoor fun. 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