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Personal and Public Safety

Critical tool in wildfire response – exclusive aerial support standing by in Douglas County

Despite recent rains, fire danger can increase rapidly, and it is imperative that everyone in Douglas County – emergency response agencies and residents – be prepared for the possibility of a wildland fire. Aerial support is a critical component of Douglas County’s wildfire preparedness toolbox directed by the Douglas County Office of Emergency Management (OEM)… Read On

Wildfires Happen. Are You Ready?

It seems like every year there’s a major wildfire in Colorado.  Learn how you can protect your family and home or your business before there is a fire. Start preparing for an emergency now! Visit to learn what you can do to prepare for wildfire and reduce your risks. You’ll find instructions on how to sign up… Read On

Public works professionals keep our communities safe and functioning smoothly

 Hundreds of public works professionals are committed, every day, to providing vital services that protect the health, quality of life and well-being of those who live in Douglas County. From designing, building and repairing roads, to snow removal, water quality monitoring, and maintaining public structures and facilities, these dedicated employees are working to make… Read On

Traffic Alerts

Traffic Alerts – June 2021 This alert page is a one-stop-shop to keep up with construction, maintenance, and repair projects around Douglas County. Updates are added throughout the month as we receive information. Check back regularly to see what’s happening that might impact you. Other Projects in Douglas County and surrounding areas that will affect… Read On