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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Receive Notification through CodeRED


The public safety agencies of City of Brighton are using CodeRED, a high-speed notification system, to keep you safe in the event of an emergency. The system allows us to deliver emergency messages to you via phone call to your home phone or mobile device...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Brighton's Strategic Plan


On May 1, Brighton City Council unanimously approved a resolution adopting the city’s Strategic Plan for 2018-2019. The Strategic Plan and supplemental business plan will help the city direct its own destiny, even as it encounters a number of pressures in...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Brighton's History

A black and white photo of a brick house with horses and carriages outside it

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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