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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: 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 9, 2019

Volunteers needed to help conduct youth interviews

Summer Job Launch

The City of Brighton recently announced it will be providing a summer job launch preparedness day in February. In order to make the event successful, the Office of Youth Services is looking for volunteers who can assist with conducting the interviews.

Volu...

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

Third Annual Father Daughter Dance to be held February 2

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It’s time to dust off your dancing shoes! The city is hosting its third annual father daughter dance Saturday, Feb. 2  from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Brighton Recreation Center, 555 N. 11th Ave. This year’s theme is “Boots N Bling.” 

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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 10, 2018

Youth summer internship and city employment launch coming Feb. 9

Summer Job Launch

The City of Brighton will be hosting a summer internship and job launch
on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at City Hall, 500 S. 4th Ave. This event is to help young people wanting to find a summer job get prepared to enter the workforce....

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2018

Director of Finance appointed

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City of Brighton City Manager Philip Rodriguez is pleased to announce the appointment of Ronald Lay to serve as Director of Finance. As Director, Lay will oversee accounting, budget implementation, procurement and contracts, revenue, and customer connecti...

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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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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2018

City’s 75 Day Work Plan to address clarity, transparency and accountability

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Brighton City Manager Philip Rodriguez recently rolled out a 75-day
work plan in order to address the city’s top pressing issues with the goal ofproviding clarity, transparency and accountability to our community. The plan
addresses a number...

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

Call for nominations for the Adams County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Awards

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The mayors and commissioners of Adams County are asking for nominations for the Adams County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Awards (ACMCYA). This award focuses on teenagers who have triumphed over great odds and serve as inspirations and role models for t...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2018

City Manager Rodriguez announces leadership appointments

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City of Brighton City Manager Philip Rodriguez is
pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Woodruff to Director ofInfrastructure and Ryan Johnson to Director of Urban & Public Policy. These
expanded roles for both directors help the city str...

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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

Happening Now at Prairie Center

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What's new at Prairie Center? You may have seen a number of new apartment buildings constructed immediately to the west of the Prairie Center shopping center.  The Elements project added 288 much needed multi-family units to the Brighton, within ...

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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 31, 2018

Land Use and Development Code Updates

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Land Use Codes are what cities use to determine everything from where you’re allowed to build a fence to what type of business is allowed at certain locations.  It is the tool the Community Development Department uses to help plan and s...

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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

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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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Additional Info... Recreation Center
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Love Your Body Brunch

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Join our fitness instructors for a one-hour workout that will be followed by a healthy brunch. This Brunch-and-Learn series has limited spots available, so please register early by calling the front desk at 303-655-2200.

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Additional Info... Recreation Center
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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Additional Info... Recreation Center
Posted on: December 20, 2018

New Year's Resolution Program

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6 weeks of small group personal training

$120 

1/21- 2/28 

*Fitness assessments 

*Workouts you can keep 

*Nutritional guidance

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Father Daughter Dance

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REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED, DEADLINE IS JAN. 29

Ticket price includes dancing, food, drinks, and a photo.

DANCE PRICE: $20/pair (additional child $5)

All ages welcome!

Call the Brighton Recreation Center front desk to register: 303-655-2200 or visit our website...

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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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