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Raymond Gonzales Resigns as Adams County Manager

Raymond Gonzales has resigned his position as Adams County Manager, effective Nov. 30, 2021. Gonzales has taken a position as President of Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (MDEDC) and Executive Vice President of Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce. He will remain with Adams County through November 2021 and will start his position with MDEDC Dec. 1, 2021.

Governor Polis Orders Flags Lowered to Honor Yuma Firefighter Darcy Stallings

DENVER - Governor Jared Polis today ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff on all public buildings from sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, in honor of Yuma Fire Department Firefighter Darcy Stallings, who passed away on Thursday, October 21, 2021. Funeral services for Firefighter Stallings will be held Tuesday, October 26, 2021, in Yuma.

 

Adams County and Denver Botanic Gardens Sign Letter of Intent

Adams County and Denver Botanic Gardens (the Gardens) signed a non-binding letter of intent today to establish a formal partnership to work together to develop an expansion of Denver Botanic Gardens management and programming in Adams County. The Gardens is a Scientific & Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) Tier I organization.

Federal Boulevard Study Recommendations Available for Public Feedback

Online meeting active now through November 8

ADAMS COUNTY, CO – October 20, 2021 – An interactive online meeting is now available, presenting safety, mobility, and accessibility recommendations and improvements along Federal Boulevard from West 52nd Avenue to West 120th Avenue. Community members are encouraged to visit the on-demand, online meeting and provide feedback.

Board of Commissioners to Withdraw from Tri-County Health Department

The Adams County Board of Commissioners intends to bring forward a resolution at the Tuesday, Oct. 26, 9:30 a.m., public hearing to provide notice of Adams County’s decision to leave Tri-County Health Department (TCHD).

Per its legal obligation, Adams County will remain a part of TCHD through December 2022. Starting January 2023, Adams County will have its own health department structure in place. There will be no disruption of services to Adams County residents during this transition.

Governor Polis Orders Flags Lowered to Honor General Colin Powell

DENVER - Gov. Jared Polis has ordered all flags lowered to half-staff on all public buildings and properties in honor of the life and legacy of General Colin Powell, immediately until sunset on Friday, October 22. Currently, flags are at half-staff to honor former Colorado Secretary of State Natalie Meyer. 

 

“We celebrate the life and statesmanship of Colin Powell. A former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Secretary of State, Powell’s inspiring service spanned decades and he was a meaningful force for positive change in the world,” said Governor Polis. 

 

Governor Polis Orders Flags Lowered to Honor Former Secretary of State Natalie Meyer

DENVER - Gov. Jared Polis has ordered all flags lowered to half-staff on all public buildings and properties, from sunrise through sunset on Monday, Oct. 18, to honor the life of Natalie Meyer, former Colorado Secretary of State. Meyer served as Secretary of State from 1983 until 1995. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm on Monday, Oct. 18, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lakewood, Colorado.