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Economic Foundations

Douglas County among first to seek approval for business “lifeline” variance from CDPHE

Douglas County today was among the first to submit the required application and letters of support to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) seeking a variance that, if approved, will allow increased occupancy for local businesses – including restaurants. Known as the 5 Star State Certification Program or the 5 Star Variance… Read On

Recent Public Health Orders prompt $15 million grant program for Douglas County restaurants and indoor event venues

Restaurants and indoor event venues with physical locations in the County and 200 or fewer employees may be eligible for COVID-19 impacts grants. Through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, Douglas County has allocated $15 million to fund a grant for restaurants and indoor event venues that have experienced revenue loss due… Read On

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