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Posted on: January 15, 2019

2019 Brighton Tree Program

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Trees are available for purchase through the City of Brighton for the low price of $71.  The city buys trees from the Colorado Tree Coalition and sells them back to the community at a low cost.  The purpose of this program is to encourag...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) FAQs

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Why are we utilizing the AMI System?

The City of Brighton Infrastructure Department and its contractor will be installing the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) System technology as part of system-wide upgrade to our utility system to enhance customer ...

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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: February 14, 2019

Police investigating shooting

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Brighton police are investigating a disturbance at an area apartment complex in which a man was shot in the leg. Police were called to a convenience store at 70 W. Bridge St. just before 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, following multiple reports of peopl...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Parks and Recreation Department hosting job fair

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The City of Brighton Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its annual Summer Job Fair from 4-6 p.m. Monday, March 11 at the Brighton Recreation Center 555. N. 11th Ave.

The department will be looking for summer camp staff, swim instructors, Oasis conc...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Art in the Park announces call for artists

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The City of Brighton will host its fourth annual Art in the Park festival from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at Carmichael Park, 650 Southern Street.

Those artists interested in showcasing and selling their artwork can visit www.brightonart...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Brighton Employee Charities accepting scholarship applications

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The City of Brighton Employee Charities (BEC) is accepting applications for its college scholarship program. The BEC will award two $500 scholarships to qualifying high school seniors. The application deadline is Friday, March 29.

 

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Funshine Summer Camp registration begins Feb. 7

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The Brighton Recreation Center will open registration for its Funshine Summer Camp at 7 a.m. Feb. 7. A camp director will be available from 7 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. to answer any camp questions.

Brighton Funshine Summer Camp is a state-licensed summer day pr...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2019

Cops cracking down on cars left running

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With National Puffer Awareness Week being observed from January 27 to February 2, Brighton police officers will be taking a tougher stance on ‘puffers’, a term used for vehicles left running but unattended and unsecured. Puffers accoun...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2019

New exhibit opening at Brighton City Museum

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The Brighton City Museum is getting ready to open its doors and show off its new exhibit: "Brighton 1859-1977: An American Story." This free museum is located inside Historic City Hall, 22 S. 4th Ave. 

Most of the artifacts for this exhi...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Image Summit returning to Armory in March

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The City of Brighton’s Office of Youth Services will host its youth-focused Image Summit March 7 and 8 at the Armory Performing Arts Center in Brighton again this year.

 

This two-day youth conference for Colorado students ages 10-19 seek...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Free rides being offered to and from Eagle View Adult Center in 2019

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Eagle View Adult Center (EVAC) and Via Mobility Services have teamed up to offer free rides to and from the adult center in 2019.  

Thanks to the generous support of donors, Via was able to add an additional shuttle this year to provide transporta...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Brighton’s “Cycles of Life” art exhibit opening Jan 14

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The City of Brighton’s Eye for Art program is busy setting up a new art exhibit at City Hall. The “Cycles of Life” art exhibit open Monday, Jan. 14 and includes over 214 beautiful pieces of art in a winter/s...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: December 31, 2018

Eagle View Adult Center to offer Wednesday evening programs in 2019

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Eagle View Adult Center is ringing in the new year by changing its hours. Starting January 9, Eagle View will be open until 8 p.m. on Wednesdays to offer later classes. 

Earlier this year surveys were sent out to residents and many people requeste...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2018

City Council adopts 2019 budget

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The Brighton City
Council adopted the 2019 budget by an 8-0 vote at Tuesday’s City Councilmeeting. One Council Member was excused from the meeting and was not part of
the vote. The vote approved $124,427,479 across all fifteen of the city&am...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Public Hearing Notices Amendment

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The City of Brighton has amended the code for public hearing notices.  City Council adopted this changed, effective May 28, 2018, to increase transparency with developments within the City.  This change will affect anyone who needs to go...

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Community Development
Posted on: March 22, 2018

New ordinance passed: Outdoor vending regulations

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The City of Brighton City Council recently passed new regulations for vendors who operate within city limits. After seeing increased inquiries from both businesses and citizens about doing more outdoor businesses, city staff decided it was time to review ...

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Community Development
Posted on: January 31, 2018

New Affordable Housing-Windmill Ranch Apartments

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The City of Brighton’s newest affordable housing project is underway!  Windmill Ranch Apartments will provide 96 units to help ensure that rising property values don’t push out any of our neighbors.  Affordable housing is necessary to an...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Lifeguard Training

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American Red Cross Blended Learning

January 19-21

February 9-11

February 23-25


9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost $40

Oasis Aquatic Center News

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Mother/Son Showdown

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$15/pair,

additional boys $5

Deadline to register is March 5


Register at the front desk

of the Rec Center, or call

them at 303-655-2200

Recreation Center
Posted on: January 18, 2019

BOGAFit

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  • BOGAFit and BOGA Yoga classes are included with daily admission
  • Class times available on the February Group Fitness Schedule 
  • Get your "float tickets" from the front desk 30 mins prior to class time
  • Space is limited and tickets given out o...
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Posted on: January 3, 2019

LIFEGUARD TRAINING

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This is an accelerated version of our lifeguard training. Candidates will complete an online portion of the class before the start date.  

Must be 15 years old by the last day of class to register

January 19-21

February 9-11

February 23-25

9 a.m. - 4 ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Egg Dash

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Noon - Bunny hops to town

12:15 p.m. - Eggs Hunt begins

Dress for the weather

Bring your basket and camera

Ages 3-10 years

Infant - 2 years (weather permitting)

For more information contact the Brighton recreation Center 303.655.2200

or visit BrightonRecreation....

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Summer Job Fair 2019

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Join us Monday March 11, 2019 4 to 6 p.m. at the Brighton Recreation Center

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