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Congratulations, Douglas County, Colorado – You are second healthiest community in America

Smile big if you live in Douglas County, Colorado!  Your community has been ranked second nationwide as the healthiest community in America, according to the 2020 Healthiest Communities rankings by U.S. News and World Report, released in collaboration with the Aetna Foundation. Los Alamos, New Mexico ranked No. 1. Colorado performed exceptionally well in the… Read On

County launches $2.5 million Small Business Grant Program to ease COVID-19 impacts

Small businesses countywide with physical locations in the County and 100 or fewer employees may be eligible for COVID-19 impacts reimbursement grants of up to $10,000, funded through the County’s share of the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, distributed through the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA). Business owners are invited… Read On

County Assessor offers no penalty, two-month extension for Business Personal Property Declarations

Good news for business owners in Douglas County who face an upcoming deadline to file their business personal property declarations. Douglas County Assessor, Lisa Frizell, has extended the deadline to June 15 with no late penalties imposed.  “Considering the public health crisis impacting us all, this is the right action to take,” said Frizell. There… Read On