From Sue Sandstrom, Arapahoe County Treasurer As the elected official tasked with the collection and distribution of property taxes for Arapahoe County, I want to keep individuals and businesses apprised of the current options available for the payment of those taxes. All property tax payment due dates and interest rates are determined by Colorado state statutes, and my office must follow those statutes. Due to the financial difficulties associated with this extraordinary health crisis, the Governor is able to issue Executive Orders that allow temporary variances from those statutes. OnRead More
Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) InstaCheck Unit is reporting extended wait times for these important public safety checks.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) will close all playgrounds, campgrounds, camping and camping facilities at Colorado’s state parks.
Hello all, I would like to publish a comprehensive list of online church services in The I-70 Scout & Eastern Colorado so the public has a one-stop place to view all local services at once. Due to space limitations, I have to restrict this list to the churches in Watkins, Bennett, Strasburg, Byers, Deer Trail and Agate. I prefer to receive this info by e-mail to *protected email*, but I will be reviewing Kathleen’s Community Page and include itRead More
DENVER (March 26, 2020) – The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) is urging consumers to take extra precaution to avoid scams that prey on fears and anxiety related to the spread of COVID-19. During times of emergencies or natural disasters, scammers seek to take advantage of vulnerable populations, and federal agencies are receiving reports about scams related to banking, financial services, insurance, healthcare services and more. Scammers seek to get your personal financial or healthcare information, credit card information, social security number, or are seeking to sell you aRead More
Despite the public health order to remain at home, thousands of individuals are congregating to the same areas – and that means hundreds of vehicles being parked dangerously.
Statement: Metro Denver Public Health Departments Rescind Stay at Home Public Health Orders; Adopt State Order Boulder County Public Health, Jefferson County Public Health and Tri-County Health Department applaud Gov. Polis and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment for issuing a Stay at Home Public Health Order effective Mar. 26 to protect the health and safety of our communities. After much discussion and consideration, our three local health departments have decided to rescind our local level Orders and formally adopt the state’s Order. We believe this actionRead More
USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19
USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities.
Farmers and ranchers celebrate Colorado Ag Day in the fields
Colorado Delegation Calls on Federal Health Agency to Grant Colorado More Flexibility to Respond to Coronavirus Pandemic
Delegation Letter Supports State of Colorado’s Application for 1135 Waiver from HHS