2017-2018 Douglas County Property Valuation

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Chad Bergman

In Colorado, all properties are re-valued every odd-numbered year —this is called a reappraisal. When a property is reappraised by the Assessor’s office, we estimate the market value as of the appraisal date, which is set by statute as June 30 of the preceding year. The appraisal date for the 2017 Reappraisal is June 30, 2016.

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2016 Roxborough Music Festival donations

Posted on February 6, 2017 by Chad Bergman

2016 was another successful year of festivals and giving back to the Roxborough Community.   A total of $18,700 was donated to various charities directly impacting the Residents of Roxborough and our surrounding community.

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Last Post of the Year

Posted on December 28, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

We are nearly there – only a couple short days till we say goodbye to 2016 and welcome 2017 with open arms. If you’re like me, 2017 can’t come soon enough. The new year brings hope, fresh starts and great expectations. With all the excitement that the new year brings, one can forget to look back. Here’s a recap of Roxborough’s 2016.

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Lights, lights and more lights!

Posted on December 14, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

Roxborough looks beautiful all year round but there is something special this time of year when many of the houses are lit with twinkling lights. Private homes, neighborhood entrances and nearby Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield Farms is getting into the spirit for all to enjoy.

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Tis The Season

Posted on December 6, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

The holiday season is here which means many have been going on overdrive trying to accomplish the many tasks that can consume this special time of year. Getting a tree and then decorating it, shopping for presents then wrapping them, hanging lights, grocery shopping, finding the perfect ugly sweater, baking sugar cookies, sending out holiday cards…the list goes on and on. But there is one very important task that should be on the top of everyone’s list – charity.

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Holiday Events in and around Roxborough

Posted on November 30, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Christmas trees are going up, lighted homes are decorating Roxborough and holiday events are scattered across the next couple weeks. Below are some events in and around Roxborough that you won’t want to miss.

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New Location for ROX Art Gallery

Posted on November 15, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

The Roxborough Arts Council (RAC) is a non-profit organization supported by membership dues, activities, private donations and sponsorships as well as grants from the Scientific Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). The council welcomes all levels of artists in  all mediums. Many of the art that comes from the council is on display and for sale at the Rox Arts Gallery in the Roxborough Marketplace. Formerly between Waterton Tavern and Roxborough Academy of Martial Arts, the gallery has relocated to the 2nd floor of the marketplace just left of the elevator.

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Traffic – UGH!!!

Posted on November 8, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

You say the word “traffic” in Roxborough, and residents typically would say, “where?” But  that’s not the case of late. We are surrounded by it. We can’t get out or in without experiencing a bit of it. But, before we all get going on how frustrating it is, let’s remember a couple things. One, its temporary…or at least that’s the plan. And two, it could be a lot worse.

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Fire Preparations

Posted on November 2, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

A fire off Highway 85 and Chatridge Court forced over 800 residents to evacuate their homes, Friday, October 28, 2016. According to South Metro Fire, the fire was caused by malfunctioning equipment on a power pole. The fire scorched 205 acres before it was fully contained. Luckily no damage was caused to structures in the area but certainly a scary moment for many.

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Last Minute Halloween Costumes

Posted on October 25, 2016 by Krysta Cossitt

Halloween seemed to sneak up on me this year. I’m chalking it up to the fact that this month was warmer than normal so summer still seemed to be hanging in there. Regardless, Halloween is less than a week away and I am still without a costume. I can’t imagine I’m the only one in this boat. Therefore, I have come up with a list of fun and easy costumes you can throw together last minute.

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