Keyword: Election 2019
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The three big challenges facing the new school board

As expected, this November’s election was a relatively low-turnout affair, with no major state or national political offices being determined at the polls. However, there were local school board … more

Ballot measure Jeffco 1A doesn’t pass

Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader believes the most valuable asset to the sheriff’s office is the people who work there. “They do a great job keeping Jefferson County safe,” Shrader said. … more

Proposition DD passes by a narrow margin

The statewide ballot question that asks voters to legalize sports betting and allow the state to tax it to send millions of dollars to help manage Colorado’s water supply was narrowly succeeding by roughly a percentage point at about 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 6, the day after Election Day. more

Jeffco voters against de-Brucing as 1A is voted down

As of 10 p.m. on Election Day, 55.5% of votes counted are against passing ballot measure Jeffco 1A.By the 10 p.m. update, about 83% of the ballots that the county clerk and recorder says were cast in … more

Colorado voters reject Proposition CC

Proposition CC, the statewide ballot question that would have eliminated TABOR — Taxpayer's Bill of Rights — refunds and used that money for K-12 education, higher education and transportation projects, was turned down by Colorado voters. more

Council deadlocks on short-term rental decision

During an Oct. 21 public hearing on whether Arvada should alter its Land Development Code (LDC) to permit short-term rentals, or STRs, councilmembers listened to back-to-back citizen stories that … more

Arvada City Council candidates Q&A's

Candidates for mayor of Arvada • Harriet Hall • Dave Palm • Marc Williams Candidates for Arvada Council at-large • Jeffrey P. Cannon • Bob … more

David Jones, candidate for Arvada City Council District 4

Profession: CEO of Sonsio, LLC Neighborhood: Leyden Rock Contact: davidforarvada.com or davidforarvada@gmail.com Why are you seeking this office? I am seeking reelection because I am committed to … more

Jordan Hohenstein, candidate for Arvada City Council District 4

Profession: Experiential marketing expert Neighborhood: Arvada District 4 Contact: jordan4arvada.com Why are you seeking this office? I am running for City Council District 4 because Arvada needs a … more

Lauren Simpson, candidate for Arvada City Council District 2

A foreign policy and diplomatic officer for the Canadian Consulate, Lauren Simpson lives in the Lamar Heights neighborhood of Arvada. This is her first foray into city politics. Campaign website: … more

T.O. Owens, Candidate for Arvada City Council District 2

Profession: Data Architect City: Arvada Contact: www.OwensForArvada.com Why are you seeking this office? I am running for city council in Arvada to continue the work I have been doing for our … more

Ethan Lutz, candidate for Arvada City Council District 2

Profession: Natural resources Neighborhood: Lamar Heights Contact: www.lutzforarvada.com, www.facebook.com/lutzdothis, ethanlutz82@gmail.com Why are you seeking this office? Because I want to bring … more

Jeffrey P. Cannon, candidate for Arvada City Council's At-Large seat

Profession: Real estate appraiser and consultant City: Arvada Contact: cannonforcouncil.org Why are you seeking this office? To come up with better solutions for roads and trash and help those who … more

Bob Fifer, candidate for Arvada City Council At-Large

Management Neighborhood: Valley at Rainbow Ridge Contact:bobfifer.com bob@bobfifer.com Why are you seeking this office? Our community has completely changed over the last 4 years, demographics, … more

Marc Williams, candidate for mayor of Arvada

Profession: Attorney Neighborhood: Forest Springs Contact: MarcWilliamsforMayor.com or mwilliams@arvadalaw.net Why are you seeking this office? It has been my honor and privilege to serve this great … more

Dave Palm, candidate for mayor of Arvada

Profession: Semi-Retired Neighborhood: Norris Heights (Hackberry Hill) Contact: www.davepalm.com or dave@davepalm.com Why are you seeking this office? I am running for Mayor because I believe … more

Harriet Hall, Candidate for mayor of Arvada

Profession: Retired CEO of Jefferson Center for Mental Health; Clinical Psychologist Neighborhood: Stocke-Walter Historic District in Olde Town Contact: harriethallforarvada.com or … more

Meet Jeff Cannon, city council at-large candidate

Jeff Cannon has never been one to limit his options: “Still I wonder what I’m going to do when I grow up,” said the Arvada resident, who attended multiple colleges including CU Denver, CU … more

Meet Bob Fifer, city council at-large candidate

Bob Fifer’s road to city council started from inside a children’s toys and games shop, which he ran in Olde Town for three years. Local government wasn’t on the agenda. But running a business … more

Susan Miller, Candidate for Jeffco School Board District 4

Profession: School district and financial adviser, former WRHS PTSA President Contact: millerforjeffcostudents.com and www.facebook.com/Miller4Students and susan@millerforjeffcostudents.com Why are … more
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