News for Awards & Accolades

Tuesday, August 08, 2017
The Center for Digital Government honored Douglas County for digital initiatives that strengthen communities and improve service delivery. For its initiatives that deploy technology to enhance services and benefit citizens and taxpayers, while being responsible stewards of public funds, Douglas County received the Digital Counties Survey award, ranking Douglas number one in the nation for the ...read more
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017
When every moment matters, you can count on Castle Rock Fire and Rescue and Castle Rock Adventist Hospital, which were recently recognized by the American Heart Association. The Castle Rock Fire and Rescue Department this month received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline 2017 EMS Silver Recognition Award, which honors Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agencies for the care ...read more
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017
While Castle Rock may be a thriving community, the Town’s western heritage is alive and well. Don’t miss a weekend full of activities to celebrate Douglas County’s history and honor a longstanding tradition – the 99th year of the Douglas County Fair and Rodeo. The Western Heritage Welcome kicks off the celebration and is a tribute to the historical Douglas County Fair and ...read more
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Monday, July 10, 2017
Livability: Castle Rock, CO 2017 Now Available The Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce Releases New Tools to Promote Community Castle Rock, Colorado​–– The Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled Livability: Castle Rock, Colorado , the latest edition of a web and magazine marketing program designed to promote the area, draw new business, visitors, talent and investment. ...read more
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Thursday, July 06, 2017
Douglas County Economic Development Profile http://www.douglas.co.us/documents/douglas-county-economic-development-profile.pdf Residential Project Status Summary http://www.douglas.co.us/documents/residential-project-status-summary.xlsx The link to the entire Population & Development Report is: http://www.douglas.co.us/about-us/demographics/population-and-development-report/
Categories: Town & County News, Awards & Accolades, Economic, Community
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Douglas ranked second in Colorado and 40th in U.S. for highest investment activity. Once again Douglas County, Colorado ranks among the top Counties in the state and nation for incoming investments, according to a recent study by New York-based financial firm Smart Asset. Considering several factors including business establishment growth, GDP growth, new building permits, Douglas County was ...read more
Categories: Awards & Accolades, Economic, Town & County News, Community
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — Colorado-based Confluence Companies released a rendering of what the new Riverwalk at Castle Rock mixed-used development is expected to look like when finished. Riverwalk will border Festival Park and include 228 apartments, 10,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space, and 30,000 square feet of office space. The first phase is scheduled to be completed in the fall ...read more
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Tuesday, June 06, 2017
New Fact or Fiction webpage answers your questions about Town topics If you have questions about what’s happening in your Town, your local government wants to make sure you get an accurate answer. CRgov.com is like a virtual Town Hall, with plenty of information about happenings in Town. Now, a “Fact or Fiction?” section of the website answers your questions in one place. Visit ...read more
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Thursday, May 11, 2017
Are you a believer in a perfect summer night? Don’t miss the first concert in Castle Rock’s Summer Concert Series – Super Diamond. Tickets are on sale now! The Neil Diamond tribute band is known for passionately immersing themselves into the power ballads and up-tempo hits in Diamond’s repertoire. Super Diamond has played venues across the country and is now making its way ...read more
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Community feedback is critical as the Town plans for its future. You may have already provided feedback to the Town on various topics by attending an open house, submitting an online feedback form, or even posting on social media. Another important feedback mechanism is the biennial community survey, for which the 2017 results are in. Some key findings: The Town overall remains a very strong ...read more
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Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Douglas’ 2016 Budget, Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, and Popular Annual Financial Report recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association For the third time in the past year, Douglas County has been recognized nationally for its continued commitment to fiscal accountability and transparency. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) ...read more
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