Posted on: May 22, 2017

Team Erie Meets with CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries at RECON 2017

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“Team Erie” hosted a meeting with Craftworks Restaurants & Breweries to demonstrate why now is the right time for CraftWorks to call Erie, Colorado home for their business. The meeting was arranged as part of RECON 2017 - the International Council of Shop...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Erie Farmers Market Opening Day Postponed Until May 25

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It turns out the cold & snow does bother us anyway! We are POSTPONING opening day of the Erie Farmers Market originally scheduled for today (Thursday, May 18) due to the inclement weather. So we invite you to join us on May 25th for Erie Farmers Marke...Read on....

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Take Care Dealing with Snow-Damaged Trees

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The Town of Erie is sharing this notice from the Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) to remind residents to take care dealing with snow-damaged trees.

Many residents of the Front Range corridor will be dealing with snow-damaged trees after the curren...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2017

WCR 10 and Coal Creek Trail Closed Until Further Notice

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The Town of Erie advises that due to heavy rain and snow, the following roads and trails are closed through the weekend and until further notice:

• Weld County Road 10 between Colliers Boulevard (WCR 3) and WCR 5 is closed. Motorists are advised not t...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Town Of Erie Historic Preservation Master Plan

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The Town of Erie Historic Preservation Advisory Board is developing a Historic Preservation Master Plan for the Board of Trustees consideration and final determination. The goal for developing this Plan is to ensure the identification, designation and pro...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

We're Counting on You!

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There is still time to complete and return your 2017 Town of Erie Citizen Survey! If your household was randomly selected to receive a survey, please take a few moments to fill it out and return it.If your household did not receive a survey in the mail, y...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Downtown Entertainment District Opens May 18th

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The Town of Erie is excited to announce the opening of the Historic Downtown Erie Entertainment District on Thursday, May 18, 2017! The Entertainment District will be open weekly during the Erie Farmers Market on Thursdays from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. from May 1...

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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 $2,163...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Did You Know?

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The Erie Parks Division has a Sustainable Tree Nursery!

You already know Erie is a Tree City USA. But did you know our Parks Division recently started a sustainable Tree Nursery? Well they have, and it’s located right in the middle of Town at the...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Still Time to Return Your Citizen Survey

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There is still time to complete and return your 2017 Town of Erie Citizen Survey! Please take a few moments to fill it out. Your participation in this survey is very important. Your feedback will help the Town of Erie Board of Trustees make decisions that...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

May/June Erie Edition Now Available!

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In this issue: Town of Erie’s 2016 Surplus Exceeds Budget; Boulder Community Health Invests in Erie; Letter from Mayor Harris; Summer Mosquito Control; Downtown Neighborhood Block Parties; Summer Special Events and more!View the complete May/Jun...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Oil & Gas Operations Update

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During a news conference last week, Matt LePore – Executive Director of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) announced that they were assisting the Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District in their ongoing investigation i...

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Posted on: April 29, 2017

Park Plans Prioritized

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In a demonstration of support for the priority the Erie community places on our parks, trails and Open Space, this week the Town of Erie Board of Trustees approved over a half million dollars in contracts for the master planning of four projects, includin...

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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 Trail ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Celebrating National Volunteer Week

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National Volunteer Week, April 23-29, 2017 is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. To help you get to know the V.I.P.S. (Volunteers in Police Services) who serve the Erie Police D...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Shout Out to Erie Singletrack Advocates!

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Last weekend, the Erie Singletrack Advocates (ESA) partnered with the Town of Erie to host a free spring tune-up event, to assist bikers with getting their bikes ready for the riding season. They serviced over 130 bikes and let everyone know about the awe...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Erie Farmers Market

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Historic Downtown ErieMay 18th - September 21stThursday's • 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

The Town of Erie is excited to have the Erie Farmers Market back again this summer! Starting on Thursday, May 18th and every Thursday through September 21st, the Erie Fa...

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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 Wise F...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

High Efficiency Washing Machine Rebate Program

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Erie’s High Efficiency Washing Machine Rebate Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary!

The Town of Erie introduced the Washing Machine Rebate Program in 2008 to encourage residents who were buying a new washing machine to purchase a high efficiency machi...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Reminder to Complete and Return Your Survey!

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On Monday, April 17th, the National Research Center (NRC) began mailing the second wave of the 2017 Town of Erie Citizen Survey as a reminder to the 3,000 randomly selected Erie households. If you already completed and returned the first survey you receiv...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Surveys are in the Mail!

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On Monday, April 11th, the National Research Center (NRC) began mailing the first wave of the 2017 Town of Erie Citizen Survey to 3,000 randomly selected Erie households. If you receive a survey, please take a few moments to complete and return it in the ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Welcome to Erie

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The Town of Erie is home to many new businesses this spring!

  • U Make It opened in Historic Downtown Erie offering a one stop shop when it comes to crafting! They have all of the tools on site to make sure whatever craft you want to create isn't jus...
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Posted on: April 6, 2017

One Suspect Arrested in Vista Ridge Burglary

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The Town of Erie Police Department is notifying the public that one of the two suspects of the Vista Ridge burglary which occurred last week has been arrested and is in custody. Jonathon Avila, age 24, of Denver was arrested on March 31, 2017 in Westminst...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Erie Police Investigating Burglary in Vista Ridge

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Erie Police are currently investigating the burglary of a residence in the 2100 block of Lupine Place. The burglary occurred sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on March 31, 2017. The victim’s home was ransacked and several windows were bro...

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Posted on: April 2, 2017

Outdoor Emergency Warning Siren Testing Begins Monday

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Boulder County will begin audible testing of the countywide emergency sirens beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, April 3rd. The test is the first of the monthly emergency audible siren tests which take place on the first Monday of each month from April thr...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Town of Erie 2017 Citizen Survey

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Beginning the first week of April, 3,000 randomly selected Erie households will be invited to participate in the 2017 Town of Erie Citizen Survey. A pre-survey postcard and two mailings of the survey will be sent to each of the selected households. All ra...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Erie Stuff - Erie's Official App!

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No matter where you are, you’re never far from home with ERIE STUFF.

ERIE STUFF is the official mobile app for the Town of Erie, providing Erie residents, businesses and visitors the opportunity to access Town stuff at anytime from anywhere. Use...

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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 28, 2017

Boulder Community Health Invests in Erie

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Boulder Community Health (BCH) has acquired 6.1 acres of land located at the northwest corner of Erie Parkway and South Briggs Street in Erie, Colorado. The community owned and operated not-for profit plans a two story, approximately 40,000 sq. ft. medica...

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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 22, 2017

Spring Safety Reminders from the Erie Police Department

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As the days become warmer and longer, many people like to spend their evenings and weekends outside either doing yard work or playing with the kids.  Warmer weather brings some added risks that can be minimized or prevented with a couple of simpl...

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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 8, 2017

Looking for a Summer Job?

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Erie Parks & Recreation is currently accepting applications for positions this summer!  From Summer Camp to Parks Maintenance, there are many opportunities available.  All employees receive a FREE pass ...

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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 21, 2017

Sooper 3 Months

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King Soopers has been open for 3 months in Erie, and things couldn’t be more sooper!

  • Supporting local shopping opportunities
  • Increasing annual sales tax revenue for Erie
  • Diversifying Erie’s revenue base
  • Over 200 new ...
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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Extended Working Hours at Meadowlark School Approved

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The Town of Erie has approved a request made by Boulder Valley School District to extend the working hours at the new Meadowlark School site in Erie. The approved working hours will now be from 7:00 a.m. to dusk on weekdays and 8:00 a.m. to dusk on weeken...

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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: “…L...

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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 size and is pro...

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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.Did you know?

  • Th...
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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, th...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

We Want To Boast About Our PROST

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The Board of Trustees recently received an update on the soon to be published Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Trails (PROST) Master Plan. And because the PROST update contained so much good news, we thought we’d boast a bit and share a sneak preview wit...

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Town of Erie Police Department Introductions

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Over the past several months we’ve been introducing you to some of the men and women of the Town of Erie Police Department.  These introductions are informal and brief – so whether you are new to Erie or have lived here for ye...

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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 on 12.5 acres...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items - December 13, 2016

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Board Approves Supplemental Appropriations for 2016

The Board approved the 2016 2nd Supplemental Appropriation Request which represents staff’s conservative and prudent estimates for providing on-going, quality services to customers for 2016. &am...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Winter/Spring Program Guide Now Available!

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The Winter/Spring 2017 Program Guide is here! This guide covers programs, activities and special events from January 1 - May 31, 2017. Use our online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. You can also downloa...

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