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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Tree Program

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The City of Brighton’s tree-planting program has nine species of trees available to purchase for residents. Trees distributed through this program are low to moderate water-demand species and have been proven to grow well in Brighton.

The trees will be 6-1...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Big Little Idea

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Have you ever driven through Brighton and thought, “wouldn’t it be cool if Brighton did… (insert cool idea)?” Or how about, “if the city would let me, I would do… (insert another cool idea)?” We know our residents have amazing ideas about how to make Brig...

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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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