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Douglas County Community Foundation Establishes COVID-19 Recovery Fund

In these unprecedented times, nonprofit organizations that serve your community become all the more critical in our lives. Rapid response funding is needed today to strengthen and stabilize local nonprofit community organizations responding to, and impacted by, COVID-19. Answering the call for a solution, the Douglas County Community Foundation has established the COVID-19 Recovery Fund… Read On

Gov. Polis Takes Further Action To Address COVID-19

Gov. Polis signed Executive Orders today taking further action to address COVID-19 in Colorado. Gov. Polis signed an Executive Order amending and extending D 2020 017 to extend the state-wide stay at home order until April 26, 2020. View here. The Governor also rescinded Executive Order D 2020 013 requiring all Colorado employers to reduce… Read On

County’s slash-mulch site opens for the season April 4

Have you been spending your stay-at-home time doing yard clean-up? Great news – removing tree limbs, shrubs and brush (slash) from your property is essential for wildfire risk reduction. Now there are two Douglas County locations to dispose of this unwanted slash. Douglas County’s slash-mulch site, at 1400 Caprice Drive in Castle Rock, opens April… 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

Effective immediately Douglas County now under Governor Polis’ Stay at Home orders

Effective immediately, the citizens and businesses in Douglas County are now under the State of Colorado’s stay-at-home orders. Moments ago, Tri-County Health Department issued a statement rescinding their stay at home orders originally issued on March 25. In the Tri-County statement is the message that their action will “ensure social distancing requirements are consistent across… Read On