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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Brighton Water Assistance Program

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Utility customers who qualify may receive up to $300 worth of vouchers per year to assist them with paying their utility bill. Utility customers in need of assistance may apply online, or to request a paper application call 303-655-2004 or email costrom@b...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

#WeAreBrighton - Campaign for Local Businesses

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In order to support all of our great local businesses, the Brighton EDC and the Greater Brighton Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau have teamed up to start the #WeAreBrighton campaign. Visit brightonedc.org/wearebrighton and check out Brighton estab...

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City Highlights
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Census 2020, stand up and be counted

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Open up browser and type in my2020census.gov 

  • This is an official website of the United States government. You can click on the “Here’s how you know” link on the my2020census.gov website, if you want to confirm that a...
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Frequently asked questions about Census 2020 City Highlights
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Brighton's History

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Incorporated in 1887, the city’s history actually dates back to 1881. That is when Daniel Carmichael, a Denver real estate agent, began buying land here and named the town Brighton in honor of his wife’s birthplace, Brighton Beach, New York. At the time, ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Updates

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COVID-2019 (Coronavirus)

The City of Brighton staff continues to be in communication with local health partners, Tri-County Health Department, and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) regarding the 2019 Coronavirus disease (COVI...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Guidance on temporary outdoor business expansion

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Based on the Governor’s guidance for restaurants effective May 27, 2020, restaurants will be able to open for in-person dining at 50-percent capacity of the indoor posted occupancy code limit, but cannot exceed 50 people, whichever is less. The ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2020

Brighton Recreation Center’s Sports Department to host summer sports camps

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Using guidance from the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment, the Brighton Recreation Center’s Sports Department will be hosting youth sports camps starting in June.

Kicking things off the week of June 15 will be beginner softba...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Unofficial City of Brighton Ward 2 Special Run-off Election results

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As of 7:54 p.m. on May 26, 2020, the unofficial Ward 2 Special Run-off Election results are as follows: 

  • Ann Taddeo - 462

  • Donald D.R. Dill - 337

Ann Taddeo will be sworn-in on June 16 and will fill the Ward 2 vacated seat of the unexpired t...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2020

City seeks public input on proposal for urban goat keeping

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The City of Brighton is looking for public feedback on a proposal to allow urban goat keeping within city limits. Staff from the city’s Community Development and Police departments have been directed by City Council to draft a proposal to amend ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

City of Brighton grant to provide small businesses rental and business mortgage assistance

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With funding from Adams County through the federal CARES Act, the City of Brighton in conjunction with the Brighton Economic Development Corporation (BEDC), has created a grant program to assist businesses with 50 or fewer employees in paying the rent or ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Search begins for next Brighton City Manager

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The City of Brighton has started the search for its next City Manager and is taking applications for the position recently advertised. The ideal candidate would be an outstanding leader and manager with a demonstrated track record of achievement. He or sh...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Police search suspected grow houses

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Brighton police officers executed search warrants on two Brighton residences early Wednesday morning, working in conjunction with the North Metro Drug Task Force and the Brighton/Commerce City SWAT team. 

Beginning at about 6:15 a.m., search warra...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Brighton Employee Charities recognize scholarship recipients

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The City of Brighton Employee Charities (BEC) has selected two recipients for scholarships this year.  The winners will each receive $1,000 toward their college expenses.  This year’s winners are:  Brianna Diaz and Ils...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Police Investigate Fatal Crash

Brighton Police investigate fatal crash on Highway 85

Brighton Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a truck that occurred on southbound Highway 85 at E-470 on Friday at about 4:30 a.m. According to witnesses, the truck and another vehicle involved were driving aggressively in what was de...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Results for 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

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On Tuesday night, the Brighton City Council was presented with the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for 2019. Haynie & Company, the city’s independent audit firm, presented the results during the regularly scheduled Study Session...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Use caution dealing with wind-damaged trees

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Trees in Brighton may be damaged as a result of recent winds. The City of Brighton would like to remind residents to use caution when dealing with damaged trees.  If you would like to hire a tree company, please go to www.brightonco.gov/...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 7, 2020

June Trash Bash postponed to September

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The City of Brighton has postponed its June dates for its popular Trash Bash drop-off program for Brighton residents in need of disposing large items. Due to COVID-19-related health and safety concerns, the program has been moved to the following two week...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Final report of city’s forensic audit presented to Council

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Last night, auditors with Two Hills Accounting & Consulting presented the results of their performance audit of the city’s water, wastewater and storm drainage utility funds. In November, City Council approved a resolution awarding a contrac...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Unofficial City of Brighton Ward 2 Special Election results

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As of 8:30 p.m. on April 28, 2020, the unofficial Ward 2 Special Election results are as follows: 

  • Ann Taddeo - 331
  • Michael A. Boutwell - 87
  • Donald D.R. Dill - 273
  • T’Nell Page - 199

 Due to no candidate receiving over 50 percent of ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Farmers in Historic Splendid Valley move forward with the 2020 growing season despite challenges

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In the midst of these unprecedented times, some things are still happening as they always do. This is true for Historic Splendid Valley farmers who are moving ahead to grow produce and flowers, and raise goats, chickens, and much more. Right now, these fa...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Travis Haines appointed Parks & Recreation Director

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City of Brighton Acting City Manager Marv Falconburg is pleased to announce the appointment of Travis Haines to serve as Director of Parks & Recreation. Haines has served as the interim director since February. As director, Haines will oversee parks a...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 9, 2020

New Brighton COVID-19 relief fund opportunities for small business

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Colorado Enterprise Fund (CEF), in partnership with the Brighton Economic Development Corporation (Brighton EDC) has created the Brighton COVID-19 Relief Fund to help small businesses in Brighton access capital and business coaching. The goal is to provid...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

City Council approves temporary reduction in water rates

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In response to the COVID-19 disaster declaration and the significant financial impact to Brighton residents, City Council voted Tuesday night to temporarily reduce water rates, extend the deadline for payment, and suspend late fees through the month of Ju...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Brighton Police offers apology to resident regarding park incident

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Today, Acting City Manager Marv Falconburg reached out to Brighton resident Matt Mooney by telephone in an effort to arrange a meeting in person with Falconburg and Brighton Police Commander Frank Acosta to offer an apology by Brighton Police Department i...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Major project starting soon that will impact traffic in Brighton

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There will be a lot of activity happening in Brighton that’s all starting soon and we want residents to be aware of.  

To start, crews will be working on 19th Ave. the week of Feb. 17 to prepare for a much bigger project that starts the ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Updates

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The City of Brighton staff continues to be in communication with local health partners, Tri-County Health Department, and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), regarding the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COV...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Firestone at Brighton Crossing

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Adding to the diversity of businesses in Brighton, Firestone Complete Auto Care has been approved to begin construction in Brighton Crossing near the northeast corner of 50th Ave and Bridge St in February of 2020. At the end of 2019, the 3-acre Lot 7 of B...

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Community Development
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Kairoi Apartments at Brighton Crossing

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With a Site Improvement Permit to be issued in the near future, Brighton’s newest multi-family development, Kairoi Apartments, will soon be underway at Brighton Crossing. Located near the northwest corner of 50th Avenue and Bridge Street, the de...

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Community Development
Posted on: May 6, 2020

Dental Office at Brighton Crossing

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At the end of 2019, a dental office was approved to join other developments in the northwest corner of 50th Avenue and Bridge Street in Brighton. With a current address of 59 N 50th Avenue in the Brighton Crossing subdivision, the 6,000 square foot buildi...

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Community Development
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Avilla at Prairie Center

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Located at the southeast corner of South 27th Avenue and Eagle Boulevard, one of Brighton’s newest additions to housing options, Avilla at Prairie Center, is nearing its final phases of construction. Initial permits, including Erosion Sediment C...

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Community Development
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Bellco Credit Union at Palizzi Marketplace

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Bellco Credit Union is in the process of establishing its first branch in Brighton at 450 Bromley Lane Unit 101B, located in Palizzi Marketplace. Founded in 1936 to serve Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph employees, the financial establishment is on...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Eagle View E-Blast Week of May 24 - 30

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Welcome to our email newsletter keeping you up to date about the Eagle View Adult Center and resources for things to do as you stay “Safer at Home.” Please share this email with friends!...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Challenger Sports Camps

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Challenger’s outdoor, summer camps are scheduled to start as early as July! Register today for the iconic,

International Soccer Camp, Next Level Training, TinyTykes, or one of our fantastic Goalkeeper programs!

Challenger Sports has in place healt...

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