Posted on: November 17, 2017

Leaf Recycling & Composting Event

Leaf Recycling & Composting Event

In an effort to keep leaves out of the landfill and off of streets where they can block storm drains, the Town of Erie's Sustainability Committee and Erie Tree Board invite residents to the last leaf recycling event this fall.This recycling event will tak...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - November 14, 2017

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Design Contract for Town Hall Expansion Project Approved

The Board approved a resolution authorizing the award of a Design Consultant Contract for the Town Hall Expansion Project to Oz Architecture in the amount of $754,774 to be paid from the Town&rsq...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

111th Street Temporary Closure

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On Thursday, November 16, 2017, work is expected to begin on the 111th Street and Flatiron Meadows Boulevard connection. This work is part of the construction of the Flatiron Meadows Boulevard extension project. The work will involve a complete closure of...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: November 9, 2017

PiE Workshop #3

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Last week, during workshop #3, PiE team members conducted focus area strategy sessions for Existing Businesses, New Construction, Municipal Energy Leadership and Education and Outreach.Partners in Energy, or PiE, is a two-year collaboration between the To...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Waterline Connection Work at County Line Road and Vista Parkway

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In the next few weeks the new waterline connection project near County Line Road and Vista Parkway will be complete. This new line will provide increased flow and reliability to a key portion of the Town’s water system.

During the week of Novembe...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - October 24, 2017

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CPRA Awards Presented to Erie Parks & Recreation

Photo (L-R): Mayor Tina Harris, Farrell Buller, Alexis Rankey, Karinne Monn, Cindy Hickman, Allison Kincaid, and Matt David.

Each year, the Colorado Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) organizes an aw...

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

Safety Reminders for Cyclists

Safety Reminders for Cyclists

Riding a bike is a healthy and fun option for experiencing and exploring Colorado. Bicycling is also a great transportation choice for getting to and from work, running errands, and going to school. Bicycles are legally considered “vehicles” on Colorado’s...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Leaf Recycling & Composting Event

Leaf Recycling & Composting Event

In an effort to keep leaves out of the landfill and off of streets where they can block storm drains, the Town of Erie's Sustainability Committee and Erie Tree Board invite residents to recycle their leaves this fall.The leaf recycling events will take pl...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - October 10, 2017

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Community Impact Award

The Town of Erie Community Impact Award recognizes businesses and individuals who have made an exceptional contribution towards overall vitality within Erie. The 2017 Award recipient is Adam Haid and the Erie Singletrack Advocates.

A...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Feedback Sought on Broadband Alternatives - Take the Survey!

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YOU’RE INVITED: Help us with our Broadband Assessment and Feasibility Study!

Erie Residents are invited to participate in the Town’s Broadband Assessment and Feasibility Study by taking our online survey.  Your participation in...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Congratulations, Erie!

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Last week the Town of Erie was named the “Best Place to Raise a Family in Colorado” and one of the “30 Safest Small Towns in America 2017”. On behalf of Town staff – congratulations to everyone who calls E...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - September 26, 2017

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Board Approves Contract for Open Space Management Plan & Natural Areas Inventory Update

During Tuesday night’s meeting, the Board of Trustees approved a contract with Great Ecology for an Open Space Management Plan and Natural Areas Inventory...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Yes it's true....

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Today, Erie was named the third "Best City to Raise a Family in Colorado" and we couldn't agree more! To determine the most suitable places in Colorado for families to put down roots, WalletHub’s analysts compared more than 60 cities i...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

More PiE!

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Partners in Energy, or PiE, is a two-year collaboration between the Town of Erie and Xcel Energy to develop and implement our community-driven energy plan goals. During Workshop #2 last week, team members continued to develop a vision, goals and action pl...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - September 12, 2017

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STAR Award Presented to Detective Brendan Beggan & Samantha Cruz

Mayor Tina Harris presented Town of Erie Detective Brendan Beggan and Samantha Cruz, Guest Service Lead at the Erie Community Center with a STAR Award.  Both of these individuals...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - August 22, 2017

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Board Considers Amending Municipal Code to Address Oil & Gas Flowline Mapping

Per Board of Trustees direction, the Town's Special Counsel is proposing an amendment to Title 10 of the Town of Erie Municipal Code. The proposed amendment would require the...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Fall Program Guide Now Available!

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The Fall 2017 Program Guide is here. This guide covers programs, activities, and special events from September 1 - December 31, 2017.

This link will take you to an online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - August 8, 2017

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Board Reviews Sketch Plan for Proposed Perry Street Townhomes

 The Board reviewed the proposed "Perry Street Townhomes" Sketch Plan application. The property is approximately 2.77 acres in size and will accommodate 26 townhome u...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Erie Tops 2 More Lists!

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We’ve done it again! In the last week Erie has been named as one of the “Top 6 Best Places to Live in the US” and one of the “Best Places to Raise a Family 2017”. These rankings confirm our latest Citizen ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Letter from the Mayor: 2017 Citizen Survey Results

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It is my privilege to present to you the results of the 2017 Town of Erie Community Survey. This scientific, statistically valid survey was conducted to provide you and your neighbors an opportunity to rate your satisfaction with the quality of life in th...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - July 25, 2017

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2017 Citizen Survey Results: Erie Remains Great Place to Raise a Family

 According to the results of the 2017 Town of Erie Citizen Survey presented to the Board of Trustees, Erie residents continue to enjoy a high quality of life. 94% rat...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - July 11, 2017

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Board Considers Nine Mile Corner Rezoning

During last night’s meeting, the Board considered on First Reading an ordinance approving the Nine Mile Corner Planned Development (PD) rezoning.  The purpose of the ordinance is for consideratio...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - June 27, 2017

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Board Approves Partners in Energy MOU with Xcel

During last night’s meeting, the Board approved a resolution authorizing a Memorandum of Understanding with Xcel Energy outlining responsibilities related to the Partners in Energy Program (PiE). Th...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - June 13, 2017

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Board Approves Several Actions Related to Oil & Gas Operations

During last night’s meeting, the Board met in Executive Session for a conference with the Town Attorney and Special Counsel for the purpose of receiving legal advice regarding oil...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - May 9, 2017

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Board Approves Construction Contract for Star Meadows Park at Flatiron Meadows

 The Board approved a resolution authorizing a contract with Goodland Construction for the Star Meadows Park Construction Project in an amount not to exceed $2...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - April 25, 2017

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Board Approves Contract to Master Plan Coal Creek Park and Linear Trail Corridor

The Board approved a resolution authorizing a contract with Wenk Associates to complete a Master Plan and construction documents for Coal Creek Park and the Linear Tr...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Nine Mile Corner Site Activity - Friday, April 14th

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Evergreen Devco, Inc., the Town of Erie’s development partner for Nine Mile Corner, has informed the Town that contractors will be on the southeast corner of Highway 287 and Arapahoe Road on Friday, April 14th to conduct survey work.  M...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - April 11, 2017

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Board Approves Wise Farms Rezoning, PUD Overlay and Preliminary Plat

In three separate actions, the Board approved the Rezoning ordinance, Planned Unit Development (PUD) Overlay Map Rezoning ordinance and the Preliminary Plat resolution for the Wi...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - March 28, 2017

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Board Authorizes Engaging Litigation Counsel Regarding City of Lafayette Actions

After meeting in Executive Session with the Town Attorney during Tuesday night’s meeting, the Board authorized the Town Administrator to engage litigation counsel to...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Erie Shout Out!

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Thanks to Rick in Arapahoe Ridge for sending a “Shout Out” to our Meter Technician II, Barb Dankowski. Watch and listen for yourself to see why Rick feels lucky to live Erie.

Erie, Colorado – The Best Place to Raise a Family!

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - March 14, 2017

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Water Revenue Bonds Refinancing to Save Town $686,000

During Tuesday night’s meeting, the Board approved an ordinance authorizing the issuance and sale of Town of Erie, Colorado, Taxable (Converting to Tax-Exempt) Water Enterprise Revenue Refundi...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Celebrate the Weekend Outdoors!

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It’s going to be pushing 70° this weekend.  And with 1,300 acres of Open Space, 89 Parks, 40 miles of Trails there’s more than one way to enjoy the great outdoors in Erie.  And the best part is 99% of Erie res...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - February 28, 2017

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Board Approves PROST Master Plan

During Tuesday night’s meeting, the Board approved the Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Trails (PROST) Master Plan Update.  The Master Plan reflects the vision and guiding principles of the Erie Comprehe...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Learn the Facts: View Court Order Finding in Erie’s Favor at Nine Mile

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In response to questions about Boulder County Court’s decision granting Erie’s Motion to Dismiss Lafayette’s lawsuit at Nine Mile Corner, we thought we’d share the following information related to the Hearing and th...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Boulder County Court Finds in Erie’s Favor

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Today the Boulder County Court issued an Order granting the Town of Erie’s Motion to Dismiss the City of Lafayette’s Petition in condemnation of 22 acres of Town-owned property at Nine Mile Corner.The Court found that: “&...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - February 14, 2017

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Board Reviews Sketch Plan for Proposed “Parkdale” Development

 The Board reviewed the proposed “Parkdale” (Erie Gateway South) Sketch Plan application. The property is approximately 218 acres in siz...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

You’ve made a SPLASH by Saving Water. THANK YOU!

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We’re guessing you missed the Board’s recent “Water 101” Study Session which is really too bad when you consider the splash you and your neighbors have made by taking water conservation to heart over the past decade...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - January 24, 2017

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Board Approves Center for ReSource Conservation Contract

Since 2004, the Town of Erie has partnered with the Center for ReSource Conservation (CRC), to provide water conservation services to Erie residents. During Tuesday night’s meeting...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - January 10, 2017

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Board Reviews Sketch Plan for Proposed “Copper Ranch” Development

The Board reviewed the submitted “Copper Ranch” Sketch Plan application that proposes 216 apartment units on 13.5 acres and commercial lots o...

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