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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: April 2, 2018

Victim Services Unit recruiting volunteers

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The Brighton and Commerce City Police Departments are seeking highly motivated individuals to become volunteer victim advocates! 

The Brighton/Commerce City Victim Services Unit provides support and services to victims of crime or traumatic situat...

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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: September 13, 2019

Public invited to tour Brighton’s Water Treatment Facility

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Did you know the City of Brighton sends more than 1 billion gallons of safe drinking water per year to its customers? Join us for a tour of our water treatment facility and learn where your water comes from, how it is treated and how it gets to your home....

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Utilities Facts

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View recent news, presentations, and fact sheets on our Water News page.

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

City partners with Denver Scholarship Foundation to train volunteers into FAFSA experts

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The City of Brighton’s Office of Youth Services has partnered with the Denver Scholarship Foundation to host a training on Monday, Sept. 23 for members of the community who want to help students and their families apply for financial aid so they...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2019

“Colors of Love” art exhibit now open in Brighton

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The City of Brighton’s Eye for Art program has announced its selections for the “Colors of Love” art exhibit at Brighton City Hall, 500 S. 4th Ave.  The exhibit opened Monday, Sept. 9 and includes more than 235 exciting pieces of art from 83 loca...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Council awards contract for water treatment plant expansion and denitrification design services

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Brighton City Council approved a resolution Tuesday awarding a contract to Brown and Caldwell for the water treatment plant expansion and denitrification design services. The design services are the first phase of the expansion project for the Greensand W...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Council approves ballot content for Nov. 5 coordinated election

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Last night, Brighton City Council approved ballot content for the coordinated election on Nov. 5. The mail ballot election is conducted by the Adams County Clerk and Recorder and the Weld County Clerk and Recorder.

The ballot content includes the recall qu...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Brighton Recreation Center closing for annual maintenance Sept. 9-22

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In September, the Brighton Recreation Center (BRC) will be closed for two weeks while the facility undergoes its annual maintenance. BRC will close starting Monday, Sept. 9 and is scheduled to reopen Monday, Sept. 23. 

The maintenance being done i...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Utility rate study presented to City Council last night

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At last night’s City Council Study Session meeting, the City of Brighton’s independent rate consultants, Stantec, presented their water and wastewater  utility rate study to City Council. The presentation included an overview of the water and was...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Brighton preparing for fall season full of arts and culture events

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Just in time for fall, the City of Brighton’s Office of Arts and Culture announces two events for our community to enjoy, participate in and support.

On Friday, Sept. 13 the pARTy Bus will once again be braking for art. From 6-9 p.m. a bus will ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Tri-County Health Department Reports First Positive West Nile Virus Mosquito in Brighton

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Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed the first West Nile virus-infected mosquito in Brighton this year. There are no human cases reported in the region so far. Birds can carry the virus long distances, and the mosquitoes that bite these birds...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: August 6, 2019

New business bringing jobs and hope to Brighton

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The skyline in northern Brighton is changing. Wells Concrete is working hard to get it’s newest 100,000+ square foot location open and operating in Brighton and has begun the groundwork for a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility. The company ...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: July 25, 2019

New reporting tool now available for Brighton residents

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The City of Brighton has partnered with SeeClickFix to announce a new platform that will allow residents to report quality-of-life issues and request city services.

With this free SeeClickFix mobile app and web tools, Brighton residents will now be able to...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: July 24, 2019

City to begin the RFP process for forensic audit of Utilities funds

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At Tuesday’s Study Session, Brighton City Council directed city staff to begin the Request for Proposal (RFP) process to select an independent firm to conduct a forensic audit of the city’s Utilities funds. Council requested the audit ...

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

City Council terminates employment of city manager

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Tonight, Brighton City Council voted 5-4 to terminate the employment of City Manager Philip Rodriguez, authorizing the payment of nine months severance pursuant to his employment agreement with the city.

Rodriguez began his service with the city in Septemb...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Brighton working to fill a missing gap along the Colorado Front Range Trail

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Work is now underway at Ken Mitchell Park. In June, construction began on the Brighton section of the  Colorado Front Range Trail (CFRT) which, once complete, will be a trail from Brighton through Denver to Chatfield Reservoir.

The trail will be a...

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City of Brighton Press Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Make an impact in your community by running for Brighton City Council

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Are you interested in serving your community? City Council nomination packets will be available on Aug. 6 in the City Clerk’s office, located on the fourth floor of City Hall, 500 S. 4th Ave.

Council winners are determined by votes in their respe...

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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.

Avilla at Prairie Center is under construction. Avilla is a rental community with 136 single-story units.  Also approved for construction are Panda Express Re...

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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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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Turkey Trot

Website Highlight TT 2019

Fee Includes: T-shirt, Breakfast, Entry for Prize Drawings (Must be Present to win)

Awards are given to 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place finishers in each age and gender category for walkers and runners.

This is a Bolder Boulder qualifying race!

Use your time to ge...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Recreation Center Facility Closures

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Labor Day - September 2

Thanksgiving Day - November 28

Christmas Day - December 25

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Fall into Fitness

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How to play

  • Pick-up your card from an instructor at the Brighton Recreation Center
  • Complete 20 classes in 30 days
  • Be entered to win prizes
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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Turkey Burn

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  • November 28 Thanksgiving Day - Closed
  • Friday, November 29
    • Cardio Fit 8:00 a.m.
    • Body Pump 9:00 a.m.
    • Dance Jam 10:00 a.m.
  • Saturday, November 30
    • Yoga 7:15 a.m.
    • Cycling 8:00 a.m.
    • Body Pump 8:15 a.m.
    • 9:15 a.m. Dance Jam
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Posted on: September 11, 2019

80's Fintess Party

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Wear your 80s attire and be ready to enjoy your workout!

Saturday, Sept. 28

7-10 a.m. Fitness Assessments

7:15 a.m. Yoga Fitness Studio

7:30 a.m. BOGA Pool

8:00 a.m. Cycle Cycle Studio

8:15 a.m. Body Pump Fitness Studio

9:15 a.m. Dance Jam Fitness Studio

Same Sch...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Makeup 101 NEW!

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For the 16-25 years of age - As you start to enter the professional world,

you’ll want to look and feel your best. In this six-course class, we’ll

focus on simple, flattering makeup, hair and style that will leave you

prepared for that bi...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Fall BOGA

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Fall Hours

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 12:15-1:00 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday 6:0 0 a.m. & 7:00 p.m. 

 Saturday 7:30 a.m. 

BrightonRecreation.com for our live class schedule 

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Council awards contract for water treatment plant expansion and denitrification design services

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Brighton City Council approved a resolution Tuesday awarding a contract to Brown and Caldwell for the water treatment plant expansion and denitrification design services. The design services are the first phase of the expansion project for the Greensand W...

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Utilities Department
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Utility rate study presented to City Council last night

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At last night’s City Council Study Session meeting, the City of Brighton’s independent rate consultants, Stantec, presented their water and wastewater  utility rate study to City Council. The presentation included an overview of the water and was...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

City to begin the RFP process for forensic audit of Utilities funds

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At Tuesday’s Study Session, Brighton City Council directed city staff to begin the Request for Proposal (RFP) process to select an independent firm to conduct a forensic audit of the city’s Utilities funds. Council requested the audit to review the city’s...

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Utilities Department