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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Youth Image Summit on May 5 & 6

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This youth-focused event put on by the Office of Youth Services and will be on May 5 and 6 at the Waymire Dome at Riverdale Regional Park, 9755 Henderson Rd., Brighton, CO 80601. 

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

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Census Jobs

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The Census Bureau is comprised of talented and innovative people who are passionate about their work. Our people are the reason the Census Bureau is known as the premier statistical organization in the world. 

2020 Census Job Qualifications&nb...

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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 24, 2020

Help for Homes community project now accepting applications

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The City of Brighton and Brothers Redevelopment, Inc. are accepting applications for the 14th Annual Help for Homes community project. The Help for Homes (HFH) program brings volunteers and neighbors together to paint or fix up homes needing minor exterio...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 21, 2020

City expands recycling center services with new location

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In an effort to provide additional recycling services to residents, the City of Brighton in cooperation with Waste Connections Inc. will be moving the recycling center currently located at City Hall, 500 South 4th Ave., to 401 East Longs Peak St. effectiv...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 20, 2020

Two Brighton Youth appointed to National League of Cities Council on Youth, Education, and Families

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National League of Cities President Joe Buscaino has appointed Brighton Youth Commission Members Prisylla Arteaga and Gianna Rocha as youth representatives of the National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Council on Youth, Education, and Families. This council...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Major project starting soon that will impact traffic in Brighton

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There will be a lot of activity happening in Brighton that’s all starting soon and we want residents to be aware of.  

To start, crews will be working on 19th Ave. the week of Feb. 17 to prepare for a much bigger project that starts the ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Garden In A Box kits go on sale in March

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The City of Brighton has once again partnered with the Resource Central’s Garden In A Box Program. Through this partnership, City of Brighton utility customers can receive a $25 discount off of the water-wise garden kits, while supplies last.

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2020

Funshine Summer Camp registration begins Feb. 6

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The Brighton Recreation Center will open registration for its Funshine Summer Camp at 7 a.m. Feb. 6. 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 21, 2020

Council approves special election for Ward 2 City Council vacancy

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Brighton City Council approved a resolution tonight calling for a special mail ballot election to fill the Ward 2 City Council vacancy. The special election will be held on April 28.

Ward 2 City Council nomination packets will be available on Jan. 28 in th...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Update to Land Use and Development Code going into effect Jan. 1, 2020

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On Dec.3, City Council approved an update to the City of Brighton’s Land Use and Development Code.  The new code is the result of significant study and engagement with our community and community leaders over the past two years. &nb...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: December 3, 2019

City Council adopts 2020 budget

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The Brighton City Council adopted the 2020 budget by an 8-0 vote at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.  The vote approved $139,047,768  across all 15 of the city’s operating, capital and utility funds. The adopted budget includes an approxi...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

What’s under construction at Prairie Center?

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Village 1 at Prairie Center is underway, with 370 Single Family homes to be constructed.  KB Home and Richmond Homes are building currently with more builders coming soon!

Avilla at Prairie Center is under construction. Avilla is a market-rate ren...

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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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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Egg Dash

Egg Dash 2020 - Landscape

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Posted on: February 1, 2020

Summer Adult Softball

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Get your team together and play in our men or co-ed leagues for summer ball! Teams play for 6-8 weeks of league play with two weeks of tournament-style play. For teams that register by April 13 they will receive a discounted price of $425 for the season. ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Youth Spring Soccer

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Boys and girls come together to play in a seven-week soccer league. Games are played on Saturdays with practices during the week. This league is for ages 6 years through 12 years old. Early-bird price is $59, if registered prior to February 15! For more i...

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