News Flash module icon

To see older press releases, visit our archived press release page.
News Flash Home
The original item was published from 2/8/2021 12:42:41 PM to 1/1/2022 12:00:03 AM.

News Flash

City of Brighton Press Releases

Posted on: February 8, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Cemetery staff to begin Spring Cleanup in March


Starting on March 1, City of Brighton Cemetery staff will begin their “Spring Cleanup" responsibilities. To make way for cemetery maintenance like mowing, aerating and overseeding, staff will be removing decorations from graves — out of respect to those laid to rest and their families and friends, nothing affixed to the headstone itself will be taken. Please note that all glass items will be removed (regardless if they are affixed to a headstone) to abide by safety measures put in place by Brighton Municipal Code. 

All items that are removed will be collected and placed around a tree in the area where a loved one is buried. After a period of two weeks, staff will properly dispose of the items.

Cemetery staff appreciate the community’s cooperation in helping to ensure the City’s cemeteries are well-kept to properly honor those who have been laid to rest.

If you have questions, please contact Aaron Corr, Manager of Brighton Cemeteries, or 303-655-2060.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City of Brighton Press Releases

Police Investigate Shooting (Update)

Posted on: March 17, 2023

Police Investigate Shooting

Posted on: March 15, 2023

Help for Homes applications now open

Posted on: February 17, 2023

Garden In A Box kits for sale March 1

Posted on: February 14, 2023

Police Investigate Shooting (Follow-Up)

Posted on: December 29, 2022

Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Updates

Posted on: May 26, 2020