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    Tuesday, June 15, 2021
    Board of Education Adopts 2021-22 BudgetUncertain Year Ends on Positive NoteGolden, CO (June 15, 2021) - The Jeffco Public Schools Board of Education voted to adopt the $1.4B 2021-22 budget at their board meeting on June 10, 2021. This term's budget work included planning in an extremely uncertain economic environment and ended with positive news of the passage of SB 21-268 and two additional ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Friday, June 11, 2021
    Accrediting agency is a “reliable authority to determine the quality of nursing education programs.”The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Front Range Community College has received accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).The new program builds on a two-year nursing degree, allowing students to continue at FRCC to complete their Bachelor of Science in ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Friday, June 11, 2021
    The Colorado General Assembly concluded its 2021 legislative session late Tuesday. The Senate adjourned in the afternoon and then at 7:41 p.m. the House crossed the finish line and adjourned. The House started the day off with about 50 bills left on their plate, including final votes on a property tax measure and decisions regarding Senate amendments on House bills. In the Senate, which didn't ...read more
    Categories: Political
    Thursday, June 10, 2021
    RTD lifts capacity limits on its vehicles as service changes take effect SundayThe service adjustments support modest increases in ridership, improve on-time performance and increase service reliability. With this set of changes, RTD will also lift vehicle capacity limits that have been in place throughout the pandemic, a move that aligns service levels with available staff resources and helps RTD ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Thursday, June 10, 2021
    Don’t lose that mask: Face coverings remain required on transit through Sept. 13RTD continues to follow a federal order requiring that transit passengers wear a mask while riding buses and trains – a requirement in place across the RTD system since the state mask order was issued in spring 2020. To learn more about all that we have been doing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, click here.
    Categories: General News Article
    Thursday, June 10, 2021
    Workplace Vaccination Program Event Request FormThis request form is for business organizations to request a vaccination event for their employees. Upon filling out this form, you will receive a response from a CDPHE representative who will schedule an event for your organization. Please note: as a public program, media entities may be invited or present. If your organization has a legitimate ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Friday, May 28, 2021
    COST OF LIVING INDEX QUARTERLY UPDATEAmong the 265 urban areas that participated in the first quarter 2021 Cost of Living Index, the after-tax cost for a professional/managerial standard of living ranged frommore than twice the national average in New York (Manhattan) NY to more than 20 percent below the national average in Kalamazoo, MI.      The Ten Most and Least Expensive Urban Areasin the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, May 28, 2021
    Each quarter Sheriff Jeff Shrader presents the Law Enforcement Authority Report to the Board of County Commissioners. The report includes Sheriff’s Office events, news, statistics, and notable activities during the previous quarter for the Patrol and Criminal Investigations Divisions. You can read the report in its entirety on the Sheriff's Office website.
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, May 18, 2021
    Level Clear & Masking Key Messages Updated May 18, 2021 Important: Please continue to be vigilant as the county fully reopens. As Jefferson County moves into Phase 2 (Observation Period — May 16-August 15, 2021) of its reopening plan outlined in Jefferson County Public Health’s (JCPH) Public Health Order 21-001, and as mask requirements are relaxed, we have prepared key messages below that can ...read more
    Categories: Press Release