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Littleton to receive immigration grant

Littleton to receive immigration grant

Feds announce grant recipients during Constitution Week By Peter Jones U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has recently awarded nearly $10 million in grants to 40 organizations – including the City of Littleton’s Immigrant Resources Center – that help permanent residents prepare and apply for U.S. citizenship.  The organizations will receive federal funding to support citizenship-preparation […]

State lawyers demand Amendment 68 campaign pull false ads

State lawyers demand Amendment 68 campaign pull false ads

Submitted by Don’t Turn Racetracks Into Casinos The Office of Legislative Legal Services Friday sent a scathing cease-and-desist letter to the sponsors of Amendment 68 demanding that the campaign stop presenting a “false reading” of a report from the state auditor in its advertising and stop misrepresenting the state auditor and her office as having […]

Clerk named to state and international committees

Clerk named to state and international committees

Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder Matt Crane has been appointed to represent all of Colorado’s county clerks on statewide and international committees in 2015. Crane has been elected by Colorado delegates of the International Association of Clerks, Recorders, Election Officials and Treasurers to serve as the state delegation director. In this role, he will represent […]

Public meeting to hear comments on road closures

Public meeting to hear comments on road closures

The Arapahoe County Board of Commissioners will hold a Sept. 9 public meeting in Littleton to hear comments on the current practice of road closures related to bicycle races and fitness events in eastern Arapahoe County. The public meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. in the County Administration East Hearing Room, 5334 S. Prince St. The county […]

New green space dedicated in Greenwood Village

New green space dedicated in Greenwood Village

By Jan Wondra The dedication of Terrace Tower Green Space in Greenwood Village on Aug. 29 is a testament to cooperation of government entities and private enterprise. The 5.6-acre park is the result of the three-way partnership between Greenwood Village, Arapahoe County Open Space and the Goldsmith Metropolitan District. Together, the partners each contributed $600,000 […]

Spanish: The official language of upcoming TV debate

Spanish: The official language of upcoming TV debate

Coffman and Romanoff to square off on Univision Oct. 30 By Peter Jones La carrera empezo para conseguir el voto hispano. In the redrawn 6th Congressional District, where one in five residents is Hispanic, the two candidates vying to represent the ethnically diverse area have taken the extraordinary move of scheduling a televised debate to […]

Gavllivan graduates Colorado Institute for Municipal Clerks

Gavllivan graduates Colorado Institute for Municipal Clerks

Randi Gallivan, Town of Foxfield, has graduated from the Colorado Institute for Municipal Clerks. During the exercises in July at the Colorado at Boulder, Gallivan was awarded her graduation certificate by Kerry Bush, president of the Colorado Municipal Clerks Association. The Colorado Institute for Municipal Clerks is designed to develop the knowledge and skills of […]

Greenwood Village begins 2015 city budget process

Greenwood Village begins 2015 city budget process

By Jan Wondra Greenwood Village took its first brief look at a preliminary budget for the 2015 fiscal year at its Aug. 18 City Council study session. The city continues its department-by-department budget presentations to City Council, recapping the assumptions behind department budget numbers. “I want to stress that this is a brief, preliminary, budget,” […]

Coffman receives award for supporting community health centers

Coffman receives award for supporting community health centers

U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman (R-Aurora) received the Distinguished Community Health Advocate Award from the National Association of Community Health Centers for his work supporting Community Health Centers at a National Health Center Week ceremony in Aurora at the Metro Community Health Providers Network – North Aurora Family Health Services Center.  “I’ve always been deeply impressed […]

Public invited to learn about Arapahoe Road improvements

Public invited to learn about Arapahoe Road improvements

Centennial schedules open house next week Following years of increased congestion, lack of left-turn lanes, and bottlenecks, the City of Centennial is moving forward with a $15 million project to widen Arapahoe Road from Waco Street to Himalaya Way and has invited citizens to an open house to learn about the project. The event takes […]

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