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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Brighton Youth Commission looking for adult members

BYS recruitment

The Brighton Youth Commission (BYC), is looking for two adults to join its mission of advocating for youth by providing them the opportunity to learn, lead, and serve through community outreach, service projects, and establishing youth-adult partnerships....

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Police remind residents of fireworks rules

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With the 4th of July approaching, Brighton Police would like to provide a guide to which fireworks residents may legally use or possess in the City of Brighton. Brighton Municipal Code Section 08-28-20 “Definitions”, viewable at the Ci...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 19, 2018

What to do with your hail damaged trees

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The hail storm that rolled through Brighton on Monday left many homes, cars and trees damaged. Many residents know what to do with their homes and cars that were damaged but the proper ways to care for your trees might surprise you.

First, even if leaves a...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2018

KBRI-8, Brighton’s community television channel, now in high-definition

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The
City of Brighton’s television channel is now available in high-definition (HD)to some residents. KBRI-8 provides our community with live city council
meetings, local special events, featured issues, arts, cultural, andeducational programming.

&am...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2018

You’re invited to celebrate Independence Day with the City of Brighton

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Celebrate Independence Day with the City of Brighton Wednesday, July 4 from 4-10 p.m. at Carmichael Park, 650 E. Southern Street. This special event will feature free activities for the whole family, music and a variety of food vendors.

DJ Tidalwave will k...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Brighton Employee Charities recognizes scholarship recipients

BEC scholarship winners

The City of Brighton Employee Charities (BEC) has selected three recipients for scholarships this year. The winners will each receive $500 toward their college expenses. This year’s winners are: Abigail Alvarez, Jazmin Gonzalez and Rachel Goodnow.

Abigail ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 4, 2018

No experience necessary for family “Camp Out” on Saturday, August 4

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The City of Brighton is pitching a tent for families this summer. Families are encouraged to load up their camping gear and head to Brighton Park at the Brighton Recreational Center, 555 North 11th Avenue, at 4 p.m. for the inaugural Camp Out event on Sat...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 29, 2018

City Council approves changes to public hearing notices

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The City of Brighton has
amended the code for public hearing notices. City Council adopted this changeearlier this month to increase transparency with developments within city
limits. This change will affect anyone who needs to go through the entitlem...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2018

City of Brighton awarded two open space grants

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On Tuesday, the Adams County Board of
Commissioners (BOCC) awarded the City of Brighton $554,800 in open space grantsfor two projects thanks to the voter-approved Open Space Sales Tax. Funding for
this grant cycle came from revenues from the second ha...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Police investigating rollover accident

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Brighton Police are investigating a rollover accident involving a small pick-up truck which occurred near the intersection of 160th Avenue and the I-76 frontage road interchange. Officers were dispatched to the scene at 0612 hours where passerby&rsquo...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Receive emergency notifications through CodeRED

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The public
safety agencies of City of Brighton are using CodeRED, a high-speednotification system, to keep you safe in the event of an emergency. 
The system
allows us to deliver emergency messages to you via phone call to your homephone or ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Council adopts strategic plan

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On Tuesday, May 1, Brighton City Council unanimously approved a resolution adopting the city’s Strategic Plan for 2018-2019. The Strategic Plan and supplemental business plan will help the city direct its own destiny, even as it encounters a num...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Selections for the “Colorful Persuasion” art exhibit announced

Colorful Persuasion art

The City of Brighton’s Eye for Art program has announced its selections for the Colorful
Persuasion 
art exhibit at Brighton City Hall, 500 S. 4th Ave.  The exhibit opens Monday, May 14 and includes more than 250 vibrant colors...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Construction scheduled for Bridge Street Phase II Development

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Work on Bridge Street
Phase II, located from 50th Avenue to Golden Eagle Parkway, will begin around the middle of May and will include major traffic control and construction.  The work consists of widening the existing roadway and construction o...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Big Little Idea Contest winners announced

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The four winners of the Big Little Idea Contest were announced and
recognized at the city council meeting on Tuesday, May 1. The recipients of theBig Little Idea contest each received a check for $750 and will have until
December 18, 2018 to implement...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Three outstanding volunteers recognized by Eagle View Adult Center

2018 EVAC Red Sweater Volunteers

On Friday, April 27, the Eagle View Adult Center held
its annual volunteer recognition event and announced its 2018 Red Sweater Awardwinners. The outstanding volunteers and Red Sweater Award recipients are Dolly
Garcia, Chris Fretter and Gayle Shibao....

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Disturbance with weapons at a Brighton home

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On Sunday, April 29 at 12:51 p.m., police were dispatched to a disturbance with weapons at 146 N. 9th Ave. in Brighton. Witnesses reported 3-4 males were involved in a disturbance and a gun had been discharged. The suspect with the weapon had reportedly r...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2018

New software allows anyone to view artifacts at Brighton City Museum online

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The collections displayed at the Brighton City Museum are no longer only for local residents. Starting today, you can view the entire Brighton Historic Preservation Commission collection which includes the Japanese American Newspaper collection, the archa...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Street Preservation Project starting first week in May

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The City of Brighton’s 2018 Street Preservation Project will
begin construction the first week of May. Work will begin on Main Street northof Bromley Lane and will continue at designated areas until mid-November.
During the six months, the f...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Use caution dealing with storm-damaged trees

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Trees in Brighton may be damaged as a result of the recent wind storm.  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.bright...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Monthly gardening events planned for summer

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Those with a green thumb have a new resource at their
fingertips! Cassey Anderson with the Adams County Master Gardeners will beholding monthly meetings in Brighton throughout the summer. She’ll offer
research based advice and information fo...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Flix and Kicks summer series lineup announced

FlixKicks

The City of Brighton will host another exciting year of its “Flix and Kicks” concerts and movies in the park series this summer. The 2018 schedule will include the following concerts and movies:

• Thursday, June 7: Concert at C...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2017

City Council adopts 2018 budget

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The Brighton City Council adopted the 2018 budget by an 8-0 vote at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. One council member was absent from the meeting. The vote approved $99,047,975 in all the operating, capital, utility (water, wastewater and storm drainage)...

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City of Brighton Press Releases