Historic and Natural Resources

Douglas County rural fire districts awarded fire fighting funds

Douglas County’s five rural fire protection districts that respond to incidents in the Pike National Forest area received needed funds to help them manage wildland fires, medical emergencies and structure fires. “Our rural fire districts are very often the first responders on an incident in the Pike National Forest and our ‘hard, heavy, fast’ approach… Read On

Art Encounters call for entries

Are you a sculptor with a desire to see your work on public display? Have you considered submitting your artwork to the well-established Douglas County Art Encounters public art program? Founded in 2007, Art Encounters is a year-long, outdoor sculpture exhibit showcasing several sculptures, in various media and styles, displayed in highly visible areas in… Read On