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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Honor Veterans at Commerce City’s Memorial Day Parade

Memorial Day Ceremony 2016

CEREMONY BEGINS AT 9:15 A.M. AT VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK

Colorado’s largest Memorial Day parade enters its 53rd year of honoring veterans Monday, May 29, 2017. The 1.5-mile parade route kicks off at 10 a.m. at E. 64th Avenue and Newport Street, ending ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Highway 2 single lane road closure

Highway 2 will conduct night work at the intersection of East 72nd Avenue and Highway 2 between 8 p.m. - 5 a.m., May 22-23, as part of the water tie in on the east side of Highway 2.

Drivers heading westbound will be directed into the left turn lane to ei...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Full Closure of East 88th Avenue & Buckley Road May 1-15

Tower Road will have a full closure of East 88th Avenue & Buckley Road starting May 1-15, weather permitting. This closure will allow for the construction of the East 88th Avenue and Tower Road intersection. Drivers heading north on Tower Road shoul...Read on...
Posted on: April 28, 2017

Businesses remain open during Highway 2 waterline installation

Some access points temporarily impacted

Crews will shift traffic to the west side of Highway 2 from E. 72nd Avenue to Quebec Street beginning May 4 through August to install a new waterline. Highway 2 traffic will not be impacted, but multiple access poin...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Commerce City hosts 32nd annual pancake breakfast May 6

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EVENT RAISES MONEY FOR SENIOR PROGRAMS

Rise and dine to delicious pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee at the 32nd annual pancake breakfast Saturday, May 6, at the Commerce City Recreation Center, 6060 E. Parkway Drive from 7-10 a.m. The annual panca...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Get involved in city decisions; serve on a board, committee, council, or foundation

Commerce City is seeking individuals to serve as members on the Capital Improvement Projects Citizen Advisory Committee, Quality Community Foundation, the Zoning Board of Adjustment and Derby Review Board.

“Serving on municipal boards and commis...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Highway 2 single lane road closure

Highway 2 will have a single lane closure between East 112th Avenue and Potomac Street from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., starting Apr. 3-6, weather permitting. This closure will allow for the traffic switch/barrier relocation as part of the new rec center’s...Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2017

Multiple Highway 2 road closures begin Mar. 21

Highway 2 will have multiple single lane closures beginning Mar. 21 to re-patch drainage laterals with permanent asphalt. Flaggers will be present, please use caution.

Mar. 21-23, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.: Single lanes closure on Highway 2 between Rosemary Street ...Read on...

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Multiple Highway 2 single lane road closures

Highway 2 will have multiple single lane closures between East 112th Avenue and Potomac Street from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m., starting Mar. 21, weather permitting, as part of the new recreation center’s infrastructure. Flaggers will be present, please us...Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2017

Full Closure of Tower Road from E. 96th Avenue to E. 103rd Avenue March 17-20

Tower Road map

Tower Road will have a full closure from E. 96th Avenue to E. 103rd Avenue from 5 a.m. – 9 p.m., starting Mar. 17-20, weather permitting. This closure will allow for the paving of a temporary ramp to transition traffic from the new E. 96th Avenue in...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Local students can receive up to $4,000 in scholarship money

The Quality Community Foundation provides annual scholarship opportunities
for Commerce City residents. Each recipient receives funding forpost-secondary education up to $4,000 over a 4-year period.

Scholarship eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a resident...
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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Seven local businesses recognized by Commerce City

Spirit Award winners

ANNUAL EVENT RECOGNIZES INNOVATION, GROWTH

During its ninth annual Commerce City Business Appreciation Awards event yesterday, Commerce City honored seven local businesses that achieved great success last year. Businesses were recognized for their positive...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

New recreation center construction goes vertical

Wall going up WALL RAISING MARKS MAJOR MILESTONE Construction on a highly anticipated, new recreation center in Commerce City hit a milestone last week when the first wall panels went up. With the walls in place, construction will move quickly with the installation of...Read on...
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Full Closure of E. 96th Avenue begins February 27

pic_96th_ave_closure_170303.jpg East 96th Avenue will be closed in both directions between Tower Road and E-470 for three weeks beginning February 27 to construct the Tower Road and E. 96th Avenue intersection. Drivers using E. 96th Avenue to access or exit E-470 should use E. 104th Av...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2017

New approach allows more options for sexual assault victims

The Commerce City Police Department recently became the sixth city in the nation to be certified by the You Have Options Program, a national program that focuses on changing how law enforcement responds to sexual violence. The program centers on the vic...Read on...
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Spread the Love to support local food banks

Cram the police cruiser with donations of peanut butter and jelly on Feb. 19 Help Commerce City “Spread the Love” and cram the police cruiser with donations of peanut butter and/or jelly jars on February 19 at both King Soopers locati...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: February 2, 2017

Grant funding available for local nonprofits

City awarded $120,000 to organizations in 2016 Beginning today, the Quality Community Foundation (QCF) is accepting applications for the 2017 grant program which supports a variety of important community causes including emergency housing, senior assista...Read on...
Posted on: January 17, 2017

Multiple Highway 2 road closures begin Jan. 16

Closures and detours continue throughout project   Highway 2 will have multiple single lane daytime closures and full lane nighttime closures beginning Jan. 16. Jan. 16-20, Daytime closures, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.: Various single lanes will be closed on...Read on...
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Highway 2 road closure at night rescheduled for week of Jan. 9

Highway 2 will be closed in both directions between Quebec Street and E. 88th Avenue from 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. for five nights beginning Monday, January 9, weather permitting, to install piping underneath Highway 2 for the Highway 2 widening project....Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2017

Get involved in city decisions; serve on a board, committee, council, or foundation

Commerce City is seeking individuals to serve as members on the Cultural Council, Capital Improvement Projects Citizen Advisory Committee, Derby Review Board, Planning Commission and Quality Community Foundation. “Serving on municipal boards an...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: December 19, 2016

Recycle Your Christmas Tree for Free

Six drop-off sites open Dec. 23-Jan. 7

Be green this holiday and recycle your natural Christmas tree after the holidays. Commerce City offers residents a free and green option, with six drop-off sites throughout the city, open Dec. 23 through Jan. 7, 2017....

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Tower Road Closure Continues Through April

Tower Road will remain closed in both directions between E. 88th and E. 96th avenues through April 2017 to continue road construction activities. During the closure, drivers should use E. 88th Avenue, Buckley Road and E. 96th Avenue to safely navigate t...Read on...
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Project Present Wraps up Another Holiday Season

Commerce City staff members and police officers deliver presents

Program Spreads Holiday Cheer to 240 Local Children

The holiday is brighter for 240 local children this year because of Commerce City’s annual Project Present. The program is supported from the generosity of local businesses and city employees.

Crea...Read on...

Posted on: December 9, 2016

Quebec Street closed between E. 56th and E. 60th avenues

Quebec Street is closed in both directions between E. 56th and E. 60th avenues due to traffic control operations stemming from a broken down semi-truck and tanker trailer in the roadway. The closure is expected to last several hours and driv...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

City Crews Prepared to Take on Winter Weather

Two new snowplow trucks at the ready New Snow Plows, Updated Storm Response Plan in Place With the season’s first major blast of winter weather expected to hit the Front Range, Commerce City is prepared to handle snow removal duties to keep streets maintained both this week and th...Read on...
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Top Five Holiday Events in Commerce City

Bring Your Family to Enjoy These Annual Commerce City Events

18th Annual Winterfest in Commerce City Kickoff the holiday season on Dec. 3 at Winterfest and enjoy a pajamas and pancake party with Santa from 9:30 a.m.-Noon at this FREE event at Adams City Hi...Read on...
Posted on: November 23, 2016

Commerce City Dedicates Public Art Piece “In the Wind”

In the Wind is a kinetic art piece of brightly colored kite sculptures First Piece Funded by the 1 Percent Public Art Program Commerce City dedicated “In the Wind,” a kinetic art piece of brightly colored kite sculptures ranging from 23’ to 27’ tall that flow back in the wind at Pione...Read on...
Posted on: November 16, 2016

Global Steel Company Intsel Expands Operations in Commerce City

92 jobs, 234,000-Sq. Ft. Facility Anchors Irondale Development The city’s Irondale neighborhood will see some long-awaited development with the new Intsel Steel expansion near E. 86th Avenue and Ulster Street off Highway 2. The company recently...Read on...
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Free health screenings and information at 9Health Fair

Take time to care for yourself and your family with free and affordable health services at the city’s ninth annual 9Health Fair. Men, women and children can take advantage of the screenings and services during the event Saturday, Nov. 12, at Ada...Read on...

9Health Fair website
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Commerce City breaks ground on Highway 2 widening project

Commerce City broke ground today on the Highway 2 widening project near E. 88th Avenue and Highway 2. The project will widen Highway 2 from two to four lanes between E. 72nd Avenue and I-76. The project is designed to increase vehicle capacity and improv...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Emergency preparedness training free for public

The Commerce City Office of Emergency Management is offering hands-on training for the public to learn disaster preparedness and response skills. The Community Emergency Response Team Training (CERT) covers multiple subjects including fire safety and util...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Experience thrills and chills at Creepy Hollows, Fright Night

Enjoy the fun festival atmosphere at Commerce City’s annual Creepy Hollows Fall Festival and Fright Night on October 29 at the Commerce City Recreation Center, 6060 E. Parkway Dr. A favorite, family oriented event for 24 years running, Creepy Ho...

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Posted on: October 15, 2016

Commerce City breaks ground on new recreation center

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Oct 15, 2016) – Commerce City broke ground on the new recreation center near E. 112th Avenue and Potomac Street today, celebrating the fourth project underway in the city’s voter-approved capital improvement program.

The new recr...Read on...

Watch the Groundbreaking Online
Posted on: September 26, 2016

Annual pavement maintenance program underway

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Sept. 20, 2016) –A number of neighborhood and arterial streets will soon be resurfaced through Commerce City’s annual pavement maintenance and management program. The program is designed to systematically improve the quality and exte...Read on...

c3gov.com/pavement
Posted on: September 2, 2016

Commerce City’s new Villages East Park opens

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (September 23, 2016) – Commerce City celebrated the grand opening and dedication of Villages East Park on September 22. The neighborhood park marks the final park completed in the voter-approved, $137 million capital improvement progr...Read on...

c3gov.com/QCL
Posted on: September 26, 2016

Tower Road closure begins next week, detour in place

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CLOSURE AIMS TO SPEED UP CONSTRUCTION

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Sept. 22, 2016) - Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 28, Tower Road will be closed in both directions between E. 88th and E. 96th avenues for about three months while work is done to widen the road. ...Read on...

c3gov.com/Tower
Posted on: September 20, 2016

City Council Appoints New City Attorney

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Sept. 19, 2016) – City council appointed Robert Sheesley, Esq. to the position of city attorney during the city council meeting on Monday. Sheesley’s appointment comes after a competitive search process concluded last month. He has b...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Peoria Street bridge construction to begin soon

Construction on the Peoria Street bridge just south of E. 112th Avenue is now scheduled to take place during the week of September 26. The contractor expects the work to take roughly 3-4 days and be complete within one week of work starting.

The stret...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Commerce City celebrates opening of Villages East Park

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (September 15, 2016) – Commerce City will celebrate the grand opening of Villages East Park, with a neighborhood celebration and dedication on September 22. The neighborhood park marks the final park completed in the voter-approved, $...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Victim Advocate Volunteers Needed in Brighton and Commerce City

The Brighton and Commerce City police departments are seeking compassionate, caring and dedicated men and women to become victim advocate volunteers. The joint victim services unit supports those who have been a victim of a violent crime or traumatic situ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Department of Justice Seeks Community Feedback on how to Improve Police Department

The Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) is hosting community listening sessions on Tuesday, September 13 and Wednesday, September 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. as part of its Collaborative Reform Initiative for Techni...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Artists! We need you.

Commerce City seeking artists, applicants for new public art project
NEW RECREATION CENTER, RECREATION CORRIDOR RECEIVE INVESTMENTS

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 29, 2016) – The City of Commerce City and the Commerce City Cultural Council seek to commi...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Peoria Street Bridge Construction Update

Construction should take place within two weeks to repair the Peoria Street bridge over the Burlington Ditch and re-open the stretch of Peoria Street/Peoria Parkway between E. 112th Avenue and E. 105th Way. This stretch of road has been closed since June ...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Mile High Greyhound Park neighborhood meeting, zoning update set for Sep. 1

Commerce City residents and others interested in the redevelopment process of the former Mile High Greyhound Park site are invited to a neighborhood meeting on Thursday, September 1 at Central Elementary School (6450 Holly St.).

The meeting will offer ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Commerce City Pro Tem to Chair CML Policy Committee

August 24, 2016, Denver, CO— Commerce City Mayor Pro Tem René Bullock was selected by CML Executive Board President William Bell, Montrose City Manager, to chair the Colorado Municipal League’s Policy Committee. The term begins immediately and lasts throu...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Commerce City Police Department to undergo objective assessment

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Aug. 17, 2016) – Commerce City officials joined the Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) today to announce the launch of an independent and comprehensive review of the Commerce City Poli...Read on...

DOJ's Press Release
Posted on: September 26, 2016

Wayside horn repairs complete at E. 96th Avenue and Highway 2

The wayside horn at the BNSF railway crossing near E. 96th Avenue and Highway 2 is back to operating as normal after repairs were completed on the afternoon of August 17. The horn system had been down for about one week after being severely damaged in an ...Read on...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

Commerce City’s new Turnberry Park opens

Turnberry Park Opening

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 16, 2016) – Commerce City celebrated the completion of its third voter-approved project with a back-to-school picnic celebration and dedication of Turnberry Park yesterday. The neighborhood park is the third voter-approved pro...Read on...

c3gov.com/QCL
Posted on: August 9, 2016

Be The Change You Want to See: Join the Ranks of Excellence

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 9, 2016) – The Commerce City Police Department is recruiting up to seven positions from August 1-28 to receive a full ride and pay to become a certified police officer. Qualified candidates will attend the Adams County Sheriff...Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Commerce City celebrates halfway point for voter-approved, capital projects

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (July 14, 2016) – Commerce City’s voter-approved capital improvement program (CIP) reached the halfway point in the promise to complete five projects in five years. Using a fun, chalk art campaign the city is tagging city landmarks wi...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2016

Public Works hosts open house and “touch-a-truck”

Learn More About Public Works At This Free, Family Friendly Event - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (June 7, 2016) – The Commerce City Public Works Department is hosting a free open house and touch-a-truck event from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 16 at the Municipal...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Honor veterans at Commerce City’s annual Memorial Day Parade

Skydiver landing on Memorial Day Parade Route

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (May 23, 2016) – Colorado’s largest Memorial Day parade enters its 52nd year of honoring veterans Monday, May 30, 2016. The 1.5-mile parade route kicks off at 10 a.m. at E. 64th Avenue and Newport Street, ending near the recreation ce...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2016

Tower Road takes off with a new widening project

Elected officials and residents celebrated today at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Tower Road widening project. This project will benefit commuters by adding an extra lane in each direction between E. 80th and E. 103rd avenues, which will greatly impro...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

Commerce City seeking members to serve on its new citizen advisory board for public safety

Attend Information Session May 11; Applications Due May 25 - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (May 2, 2016) – Commerce City is seeking members to serve on its very first citizen advisory board for public safety. The board’s purpose is to formally involve the public i...Read on...

www.c3gov.com/boards
Posted on: April 19, 2016

Urban Renewal Authority approves development agreement for former Mile High Greyhound Park

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (April 19, 2016) – Commerce City’s Urban Renewal Authority (URA) and City Council concluded 20 months of negotiations Monday night, approving a master development agreement with REGen, LLC, for the former Mile High Greyhound Park site...Read on...

More information can be found here
Posted on: April 18, 2016

Underground Utility Work to Start on Highway 2 This Week

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (April 18, 2016) – As a part of Commerce City’s Highway 2 Widening project, Xcel Energy, through their contractor Sturgeon Electric, will be working to install underground electric lines and remove the overhead lines starting April 18...Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

Be Prepared for Late Season Storm

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (April 15, 2016) – Commerce City’s public works department is prepared for the forecasted spring storm. Personnel are readying equipment for whatever amount of additional moisture Mother Nature brings.

While weather models are stil...Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

Commerce City seeks community members to participate in public art selection committees

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (April 16, 2016) –The City of Commerce City and the Commerce City Cultural Council are seeking individuals to participate in public art selection committees for several of the voter-approved capital projects. Applications to join a co...Read on...

Application Info
Posted on: April 1, 2016

Construction underway on new RTD commuter rail station

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Officials from Commerce City, Regional Transportation District (RTD) and Regional Rail Partners gathered Thursday for a groundbreaking ceremony marking the start of construction on the new commuter rail station at E. 72nd Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. Th...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2016

Media Advisory: Ceremony marks E. 104th Ave. widening project completion

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (March 22, 2016) – The City of Commerce City will celebrate the completion of the E. 104th Avenue widening project with an opening ceremony on Thursday, March 24 at 2 p.m. Approved by a 2005 ballot initiative, the project widened E. ...Read on...

Posted on: March 18, 2016

Seven Commerce City Businesses Rise to the Top

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (March 18, 2016) – Commerce City honored seven local businesses who achieved great success last year at the eighth annual Commerce City Business Appreciation Awards event. Held at the Yellow Rose Event Center, the breakfast featured a...Read on...

Posted on: March 11, 2016

Commerce City issues first retail marijuana license

City Clerk Laura Bauer issues the first marijuana license to Melissa Bradley, Lifestyle Foods, Inc.

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (March 11, 2016) – Commerce City issued its first marijuana license this week, following the repeal of the city’s temporary ban on retail marijuana businesses in 2015. Lifestyle Foods, Inc. received a retail marijuana products manufac...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

Commerce City begins construction on final voter-approved park

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. – (Feb. 12, 2016) –Dinger, Edson the Eagle and Lightning joined Commerce City to officially begin construction on the new Villages at Buffalo Run East Neighborhood Park. Elected officials teed up the celebration and swung for the fenc...Read on...

Park info
Posted on: February 10, 2016

Join Dinger, Edson, Lightning and Commerce City for a groundbreaking on the last of three parks.

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Feb. 10, 2016) – With the help of Dinger, Edson the Eagle and Lightning, Commerce City is breaking ground on a new park in the Villages at Buffalo Run East neighborhood Feb. 11, 2016. The community selected a Rocky Mountain-inspired ...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Commerce City Administrative Offices on Two-Hour Delay

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (February 2, 2016) – Due to inclement weather, the City of Commerce City is on a two-hour delay, with administrative offices opening at 10 a.m. this morning.

For updated information on delays of city operations or closures through...Read on...

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Posted on: January 28, 2016

Commerce City celebrates groundbreaking for second of three parks promised to voters

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Jan. 28, 2016) – Elected officials, elementary school students, and residents broke ground today on the new Turnberry neighborhood park. The project is one of five capital improvements funded by a 1-percent sales and use tax increase...Read on...

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Posted on: January 22, 2016

Victim Advocate volunteers needed in Brighton and Commerce City

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (January 22, 2016) – The Brighton and Commerce City police departments are seeking compassionate, caring and dedicated men and women to become victim advocate volunteers. The joint victim services unit supports those who have been a v...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2016

Commerce City names new director of Information Technology

Justin Bingham

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Jan. 14, 2016) – City Manager Brian McBroom announced the hiring of Justin Bingham as the city’s new director of information technology. He begins employment Jan. 25, 2016.

“Justin brings more than 13 years of private and public ...Read on...

Posted on: January 4, 2016

Nominate local youth for the Adams County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Award

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Jan 4, 2016) – Commerce City is seeking nominations for the Adams County Mayors and Commissioners Youth Award (ACMCYA). The ACMCYA is an annual award program that recognizes Adams County youth between grades 6-12, or those young peop...Read on...

www.adamscountyeducation.org
Posted on: December 31, 2015

Get involved in city decisions; consider serving on a board, committee, council, or foundation

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Dec. 30, 2015) – Commerce City is seeking individuals to serve as members on the Cultural Council, Quality Community Foundation, Capital Improvement Projects Citizen Advisory Committee and Housing Authority.

“Serving on municipal ...Read on...

www.c3gov.com/boards
Posted on: December 17, 2015

Commerce City announces holiday closures

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Dec. 17, 2015 – Commerce City's administrative offices will close at noon Dec. 24 and Dec. 31 in observance of the Christmas and New Year's holiday. The recreation center will close at 1 p.m. All city buildings are closed Friday, De...Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2015

Santa Claus comes to Commerce City for Winterfest

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Nov. 25, 2015) – Kick off the holiday season at Winterfest, Commerce City’s FREE holiday celebration Wednesday, Dec. 9 in downtown Derby at Monaco Street and E. 72nd Avenue. Venture into a winter wonderland in the historic Derby neig...Read on...

Posted on: November 23, 2015

Public invited to swearing in of new city council members

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (November 23, 2015) – Certified election results from Adams County confirm voters retained city council incumbents and elected a new Ward IV councilor. The public is invited to watch newly elected officials take the oath of office at ...Read on...

Certified Election Results
Posted on: November 16, 2015

Commerce City prepared for winter storm

Nine Plows Follow The City’s Snow Plan To Help Keep Roads Open, Safe - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (November 16, 2015) – With the National Weather Service issuing a blizzard warning for the metro Denver region, Commerce City snow removal crews are prepared to ke...Read on...

Posted on: November 15, 2015

Commerce City Hosts Second Leaf and Green Yard Waste Event

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Nov. 15, 2015) – Commerce City residents with extra leaves and green yard waste can drop off acceptable items for free at the city’s Leaf and Green Yard Waste Event Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Civic Center, l...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2015

District Attorney, Police Department announce arrest in officer-involved shooting

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. – (Nov. 13, 2015) – District Attorney Dave Young joined the Commerce City Police Department and the Colorado Department of Public Safety in announcing the arrest of Kevin Lord for his involvement in Sunday’s officer-involved shooting....Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2015

Award of $20,000 available for info leading to arrest of suspect for shooting of CCPD Officer Kevin

Suspet at large

Federal, State And Local Law Enforcement Agencies Contribute Funds - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. – (Nov. 12, 2015) – Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies announced today the availability of a cash reward up to $20,000 for information leading to the ...Read on...

View full Crime Stoppers Bulletin here
Posted on: November 6, 2015

Commerce City Accepting Applications for a Public Art Project

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Nov. 5, 2015) – The City of Commerce City and the Commerce City Cultural Council have started to implement the public art project associated with the voter-approved capital improvement program. The first of the public art project to...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2015

City voters retain incumbents, elect new Ward IV councilor

Marijuana Tax, Charter Amendment And Dia Agreement Also Approved - COMMERCE CITY, COLO (Nov. 4, 2015) - According to unofficial results from the Adams County Clerk & Recorder's Office, Commerce City voters retained four city council incumbents, electe...Read on...

http://www.adamscountyelections.org
Posted on: November 3, 2015

City recognized by Colorado Parks and Recreation Association

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (November 3, 2015) – The City of Commerce City was recently recognized by the Colorado Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) with a Columbine Award for its excellence in facility design of the city’s new outdoor leisure pool, Paradi...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Free health screenings and information at 9Health Fair/Feria de Salud

FLU SHOTS, MENS AND WOMEN’S WELLNESS AREAS, OPEN ENROLLMENT ONSITE - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (October 27, 2015) – Take time to care for yourself and your family with free and affordable health services at the city’s eighth annual 9Health Fair/Feria de Salud....Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2015

Commerce City selected as pilot community for Great Outdoors Colorado Inspire Initiative

Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) announced Friday that Commerce City was selected as part of the Northeast Metro Coalition as a pilot community for GOCO’s $25 million Inspire Initiative. The Northeast Metro Coalition represents 13 agency and nonprofit partn...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2015

Experience thrills and chills at Creepy Hollows, Fright Night

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Bring Your Family To Enjoy These Annual Commerce City Traditions - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (October 19, 2015) – Enjoy the festival atmosphere and fun at Commerce City’s annual Creepy Hollows Fall Festival and Fright Night on October 24 at the Commerce City R...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2015

Commerce City Hosts Leaf and Green Yard Waste Event

Free Drop-Off For Residents; All Items Are Subject To Individual Review - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (October 12, 2015) – Commerce City residents with extra leaves and green yard waste can drop off acceptable items for free at the city’s Leaf and Green Yard Was...Read on...

www.c3gov.com/trash
Posted on: October 7, 2015

Rollover accident causes road closures on I-270 at Vasquez Blvd

Eastbound and Westbound I-270 is closed at Vasquez Boulevard due to a semi-truck rollover. The southbound Vasquez Boulevard on-ramp to EB I-270 is also closed. Traffic is being diverted on N/S Vasquez Boulevard. Alternate routes are advised now through ru...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Join City Council for Commerce City’s Second Telephone Town Hall

Call Toll Free To Ask Questions, Provide Input From Home

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Oct. 1, 2015) – City Council is hosting its second telephone town hall meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 13. Join neighbors and council members to learn more about what’s ha...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2015

Attend the 2015 Commerce City Election Forum Oct. 8, 2015

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. – (September 16, 2015) – Attend the 2015 Election Forum sponsored by the Commerce City Business & Professional Association and Community Enterprise from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, at the Commerce City Civic Center,...Read on...

2015 Election Information
Posted on: September 14, 2015

Commerce City begins public art projects on Paradice Island Pool, voter-approved capital program

Seeking community members to participate in art selection committees COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (Sept. 14, 2015) – The City of Commerce City and the Commerce City Cultural Council are starting to implement public art projects associated with the vote...Read on...
Posted on: September 1, 2015

Commerce City Council Races, Ballot Order Set

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (September 1, 2015) – Thirteen candidates will vie for five city council seats in Commerce City’s coordinated election. Voters will elect a mayor, two at-large council members, and representatives from Ward II and Ward IV for four yea...Read on...

2015 Election Information
Posted on: August 31, 2015

Commerce City offices closed in observance of Labor Day

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 31, 2015) – Commerce City administrative offices are closed Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, in observance of Labor Day. The Recreation Center is also closed, as part of planned annual maintenance. All facilities will reopen at their re...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2015

Commerce City’s new Fronterra Park opens

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 25, 2015) – Commerce City celebrated the opening of the new Fronterra Park tonight with a back to school picnic. The neighborhood park is the second voter-approved project completed in the $137 million capital improvement prog...Read on...

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Posted on: August 21, 2015

Commerce City Recreation Center closed August 24-September 7

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 21, 2015) – The Commerce City Recreation Center is closed August 24 – September 7 for annual cleaning and maintenance. The facility will be refreshed with paint, cleaned carpets and hardwood floors, sanitized equipment and gen...Read on...

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Posted on: August 24, 2015

Volunteer for Commerce City’s Cultural Council or Quality Community Foundation

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 24, 2015) –Help support art, culture and education within the community. Commerce City is seeking individuals to serve as members on the Cultural Council and Quality Community Foundation.

“Serving on municipal boards and co...Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2015

Commerce City celebrates opening of Fronterra Park

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 21, 2015) – Commerce City will celebrate the completion of its second voter-approved project with a back to school picnic celebration and dedication of Fronterra Park.

The 20-acre neighborhood park is the second of five pr...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2015

Two ballot questions unanimously referred to Commerce City voters

COUNCIL CANDIDATE PETITIONS DUE 5 P.M. AUG. 24; BALLOT LOT DRAW AUG. 31 - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 20, 2015) – Earlier this week, the City Council of Commerce City unanimously referred two ballot questions for municipal voters to consider during the N...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2015

Represent the youth voice in Commerce City

Youth commission applications encouraged by September 16. COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 17, 2015) – Commerce City Youth Commission is seeking youth and adults to serve as members. The youth commission is an advisory body to city council on issues affecting...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Commerce City adopts ordinance to improve housing options

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (August 3, 2015) – The City Council of Commerce City unanimously approved Ordinance 2060 tonight, which amends the municipal code concerning the repair of construction defects. Commerce City becomes the sixth community to enact legisl...Read on...

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Posted on: July 31, 2015

Celebrate summer at annual Neighborhood Outreach

Bring your family to enjoy this Commerce City tradition - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (July 31, 2015) – The summer season winds down with Commerce City’s annual neighborhood outreach August 13 at Pioneer Park, 5950 Holly St.
City staff is serving up all-beef ho...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2015

Commerce City seeks input on recreation center programming

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (July 29, 2015) – Commerce City is hosting four public meetings in August to obtain community feedback about programming ideas for the new recreation facility and expansion of the existing center approved by voters in 2013. Residents...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2015

Commerce City’s 2015 Municipal Election Process Begins

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (July 20, 2015) – Commerce City voters will determine five elected positions during the Nov. 3, 2015, nonpartisan municipal election. Voters will elect a mayor, council members for Ward II and Ward IV as well as two individuals to rep...Read on...

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Posted on: July 6, 2015

New outdoor leisure pool, Paradice Island, opens July 10

Paradice Island Pool

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (July 6, 2015) –Commerce City celebrates the opening of the city’s new outdoor leisure pool, Paradice Island at Pioneer Park (5950 Holly St.), on July 10 at 10 a.m. The pool is the first of five projects completed in five years as pro...Read on...

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Posted on: July 1, 2015

Free family fun and fireworks at Commerce City’s annual 4thFest

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (June 30, 2015) – Come celebrate this Fourth of July safely in Commerce City at one of the best and biggest fireworks shows around!

Commerce City’s free 4thFest, Saturday July 4, begins outside at the south end of Dick’s Sporting ...Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2015

Commerce City Celebrates Bike to Work Day June 24

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (June 18, 2015) – Bicyclists commuting to and from Commerce City are encouraged to leave their car at home June 24 for the region’s annual Bike to Work Day. Organized by the Denver Regional Council of Governments, Bike to Work Day rai...Read on...

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Posted on: June 9, 2015

Train derailment in Commerce City, no injuries

At approximately 1:40 p.m. today, a northbound Union Pacific train derailed near E. 96th Avenue. Three box cars near the end of the train derailed and are overturned on the ground; there are several tankers behind the box cars which have started to lean o...Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2015

Take precautions against mosquitoes

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (June 8, 2015) – It appears the city will have an active mosquito season, with large amounts of rainfall creating a haven for the pesky insects. As a part of its mosquito abatement program, Commerce City wants to remind residents that...Read on...

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Posted on: June 4, 2015

Celebrate summer at Neighborhood Outreach

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (June 4, 2015) – The summer season kicks off with Commerce City’s annual neighborhood outreach June 11 at River Run Park, 11515 Oswego St.

City staff is serving up all-beef hotdogs, chips, fresh veggies, and watermelon slices. Chil...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

Adams County Communities and Denver Announce New Regional Pact to Drive Job Creation

Leaders from Adams County, Aurora, Brighton, Commerce City, Denver, Federal Heights and Thornton today opened a new chapter in cooperative business development and job creation for Denver International Airport and the region it serves. Culminating more th...Read on...
Posted on: June 1, 2015

City begins business licensing for retail marijuana

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (June 1, 2015) – Tonight, city council unanimously approved an ordinance repealing the temporary ban on retail marijuana businesses. Businesses are able to begin the process of obtaining a retail marijuana business license with the ci...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2015

City Council recognizes winning entrants of Memorial Day Parade

COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (JUNE 1, 2015) – The sun shone on Commerce City’s 51st annual Memorial Day Parade last week, which honored those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to our nation. Albert Amador, Jr., a Korean War veteran, and Sergeant Major Jeffery Polli...Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2015

Commerce City Launches Tower Road Widening Project Video

Video shows how new road will improve multi-modal commuting and safety - COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (May 29, 2015) – The City of Commerce City has produced a video highlighting the widening of Tower Road, a project that is currently in design and scheduled to b...Read on...

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