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    Road closures in place during natural gas line repair

    The intersection of CR4 and CR33 is currently closed while crews work to repair a high pressure natural gas line in the area. Read on...
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    Brighton High School tennis courts closing for maintenance

    The Brighton High School tennis courts will be closed to the public Wednesday, June 27. Both the City of Brighton and School District 27J are working together to replace all of the lights surrounding the tennis courts. Read on...
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    Brighton Youth Commission looking for adult members

    The Brighton Youth Commission (BYC), is looking for two adults to join its mission of advocating for youth by providing them the opportunity to learn, lead, and serve through community outreach, service projects, and establishing youth-adult partnerships. Read on...
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    Police remind residents of fireworks rules

    With the 4th of July approaching, Brighton Police would like to provide a guide to which fireworks residents may legally use or possess in the City of Brighton. Read on...
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    What to do with your hail damaged trees

    The hail storm that rolled through Brighton on Monday left many homes, cars and trees damaged. Many residents know what to do with their homes and cars that were damaged but the proper ways to care for your trees might surprise you. Read on...
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    KBRI-8, Brighton’s community television channel, now in high-definition

    Comcast customers in the Brighton service area can view the city’s HD programming by turning to channel 881, if they have an HD subscription. This upgrade became available on Tuesday, June 5. Read on...
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    You’re invited to celebrate Independence Day with the City of Brighton

    Celebrate Independence Day with the City of Brighton Wednesday, July 4 from 4-10 p.m. at Carmichael Park, 650 E. Southern Street. This special event will feature free activities for the whole family, music and a variety of food vendors. Read on...
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    Brighton Employee Charities recognizes scholarship recipients

    The City of Brighton Employee Charities (BEC) has selected three recipients for scholarships this year. The winners will each receive $500 toward their college expenses. This year’s winners are: Abigail Alvarez, Jazmin Gonzalez and Rachel Goodnow. Read on...
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    No experience necessary for family “Camp Out” on Saturday, August 4

    Families are encouraged to load up their camping gear and head to Brighton Park at the Brighton Recreational Center, 555 North 11th Avenue, at 4 p.m. for the inaugural Camp Out event on Saturday, August 4. Read on...
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    City Council approves changes to public hearing notices

    The City of Brighton has amended the code for public hearing notices. City Council adopted this change earlier this month to increase transparency with developments within city limits. Read on...
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    City of Brighton awarded two open space grants

    The Adams County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) awarded the City of Brighton $554,800 in open space grants for two projects thanks to the voter-approved Open Space Sales Tax Read on...
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    Police investigating rollover accident

    Brighton Police are investigating a rollover accident which occurred near the intersection of 160th Avenue and the I-76 frontage road interchange. Read on...
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    Receive emergency notifications through CodeRED

    The system allows us to deliver emergency messages to you via phone call to your home phone or mobile device and through text and email, based on your preferences. Read on...
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    Council adopts strategic plan

    The Strategic Plan and supplemental business plan will help the city direct its own destiny, even as it encounters a number of pressures in being one of the fastest growing cities in the Denver area. Read on...
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    Selections for the “Colorful Persuasion” art exhibit announced

    The exhibit opens Monday, May 14 and includes more than 250 vibrant colors of persuasive inspiring creativity in this summer show. The exhibit includes 89 local and regional artists on display. Read on...
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    Construction scheduled for Bridge Street Phase II Development

    Work on Bridge Street Phase II, located from 50th Avenue to Golden Eagle Parkway, will begin around the middle of May and will include major traffic control and construction. Read on...
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    Big Little Idea Contest winners announced

    The four winners of the Big Little Idea Contest were announced and recognized at the city council meeting on Tuesday, May 1. Read on...
  18. 2018 EVAC Red Sweater Volunteers

    Three outstanding volunteers recognized by Eagle View Adult Center

    Every year since 1996, three volunteers have received this prestigious award. This year Dolly Garcia, Chris Fretter and Gayle Shibao received the award. Read on...
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    Disturbance with weapons at a Brighton home

    On Sunday, police were dispatched to a disturbance with weapons. Read on...
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    New software allows anyone to view artifacts at Brighton City Museum online

    Now that the online museum is accessible, new artifacts that come in to the museum will be uploaded online in real-time; allowing everyone immediate access to see what’s new. Read on...
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    Street Preservation Project starting first week in May

    The City of Brighton’s 2018 Street Preservation Project will begin construction the first week of May. Work will begin on Main Street north of Bromley Lane and will continue at designated areas until mid-November. Read on...
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    Use caution dealing with storm-damaged trees

    Trees in Brighton may be damaged as a result of the recent wind storm. The City of Brighton would like to remind residents to use caution when dealing with damaged trees. Read on...
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    Monthly gardening events planned for summer

    Adams County Master Gardeners will hold two monthly meetings: one every third Tuesday of the month at the Zion Community Garden, and the other will be on the fourth Thursday of the month at Northgate Community Garden. Read on...
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    Flix and Kicks summer series lineup announced

    The City of Brighton will host another exciting year of its “Flix and Kicks” concerts and movies in the park series this summer, beginning June 7. Read on...
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    City Council adopts 2018 budget

    The Brighton City Council adopted the 2018 budget by an 8-0 vote at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. One council member was absent from the meeting. Read on...
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