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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Fall 2019 Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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On Saturday, October 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Castle Rock Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will once again give our community the opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangero...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

$2 million grant to help complete Castle Rock’s portion of the Colorado Front Range Trail

The Colorado Front Range Trail Connect Initiative

Surveys show keeping the community connected through trails is important to residents. For Castle Rock, a new $2 million grant from Great Outdoors Colorado will make that goal even easier. 

The Great Outdoors Colorado Connect Initiative aims to in...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Seven projects honored with Town’s 2019 Design Awards

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Seven projects whose outstanding design and construction meets the Town’s Vision 2030 Comprehensive Master Plan were recognized at the Oct. 1 Town Council meeting via the Town’s Design Awards program.

The vision identifies four cornerstones for the communi...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Plan the way out with Castle Rock Fire and Rescue during Fire Prevention Week 2019

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It’s unsettling to consider, but if your home caught fire, would you know how to escape safely? Safety prevention is of top of mind during National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6-12. Castle Rock Fire and Rescue is encouraging residents to make a home escape ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Enjoy the season with Fall Festival featuring Creepy Crawlies Around the Rock

Fall Festival at Festival Park on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

From the changing leaves, to the soft, fall breeze there is something special about this season at Festival Park. Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., experience a new Fall Festival full of pumpkins, activities, seasonal vendors and all things autumn...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Dry weather causes Town to implement fire restrictions

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Dry weather causes Town to implement fire restrictions 

In Colorado, it is not unusual to see snow in the early part of fall. However, this year, unseasonably dry conditions mean fire restrictions in Castle Rock.

Acting on authority granted by Town...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Plant a tree, leaf an impact; volunteers needed for fall break tree planting

Plant a tree, leaf an impact

Calling all tree lovers, landscape enthusiasts and outdoor volunteers. We need your help! The Town has been given more than 300 pine, crab apple and hackberry trees. Now, volunteers are needed to help plant the trees the week of Oct. 14, before planting s...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Don’t get spooked, but Fall break is almost here – register for camps today

Fall Break Camps are happening Oct. 14-18, 2019

If you’re looking for the perfect place for your pumpkins to play during fall break, the Town has you covered with a variety of youth camps hosted by Parks and Recreation. Running from Monday, Oct. 14 through Friday, Oct. 18, the Town’s fall break camps a...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Oct. 1 Council update

Town Council Update - Oct. 1

An amendment to the Site Development Plan for a senior-living community, a proclamation declaring the week of Oct. 6 as Fire Prevention Week and the 2019 Design Awards were all topics on Town Council’s Oct. 1 meeting agenda.

Here’s a mo...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Town Council to consider several items for continued conservative financial management

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Managing Town finances conservatively is a key priority of the Castle Rock Town Council.

Council on Tuesday will consider several items that further this priority, including a $228 million budget for 2020 that includes decreases in both the Town’...

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Founders Parkway and Allen Way improvements set to begin

Construction is beginning mid-July for Founders Parkway and Allen

The intersection of Founders Parkway and Allen Way is one of the busiest in Castle Rock. The roadway was identified for improvements in the Town’s Transportation Master Plan and, hearing driver concerns, the Town is taking the lead on efforts to...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Answer the call of the wild with Animals Around the Rock educational series

Animals Around the Rock

Although we may not always see them, creatures big and small inhabit Castle Rock. From June to October, the Town will host Animals Around the Rock, a five-event series all about Castle Rock’s wild side. Presented in partnership with the Douglas ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

New video at CRgov.com shows how the Town insists on quality growth while honoring past commitments

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In a thriving community, it’s no surprise that growth is on the mind of many Castle Rock residents. Colorado is experiencing unprecedented growth, and the Town of Castle Rock is no exception. While keeping up with the steady pace of growth is ch...

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