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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is pleased to announce the Town of Castle Rock as a finalist for the 2018 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management.  The Town of Castle Rock is a finalist in the Class IV (population 30,001-75,000) category. ...read more
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Thursday, April 26, 2018
The Town will move to the next step regarding proposed changes to Town Code related to animals.   Town Council voted 5-2 Tuesday in favor of the proposed changes; Councilmembers also asked Town staff to further research provisions related to pot-bellied pigs and goats. (Those provisions will be presented at a later time, and will not be part of second reading.)    Town staff has been ...read more
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Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Volunteers are needed to greet visitors at the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center located inside the beautiful, historic landmark Victoria’s House (built in 1889) in Downtown Castle Rock, Colorado. The Castle Rock Chamber was founded in 1955 and relocated its office to the historical site in 1992. The Visitor Center receives tourists, business guests and phone calls daily inquiring ...read more
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Congratulations residents of Douglas County! You live in the Colorado County ranked healthiest in the state. According to the 2018 “County Health Rankings” report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Douglas County Colorado ranks No. 1 for overall health outcomes for the third consecutive year. The County has been ranked by the Foundation as one of the top two healthiest Colorado Counties ...read more
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Learn more about the best places to live in Colorado, and why you should consider moving to each.By Kevin Litwin on August 19, 2016 21:37 PMShareMattInden/MilesHere are the best places to live in Colorado:Aurora, COBoulder, COCastle Rock, COColorado Springs, CODenver, COFort Collins, COGrand Junction, COLakewood, COLittleton, COLoveland, COPueblo, COWestminster, COAurora Aurora has dozens of ...read more
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Tuesday, March 06, 2018
U.S. Chamber Awards Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce with 4-Star Accreditation The United States Chamber of Commerce today awarded the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce with 4-Star Accreditation for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community. “Business leaders are a critical voice in conversations about promoting economic growth and job creation in ...read more
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Monday, January 29, 2018
Castle Rock is a top Town The numbers, facts, research and databases help tell the story residents live every day - Castle Rock is a great place to be. In fact, our Town ranks among the best both locally and nationally, according to a variety of national publications and studies.Money Magazine: Top Place to Live Money magazine recognized Castle Rock in its top places to live in 2011, 2012 and ...read more
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