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Enrollment materials due June 30th
Bright Futures enrollment material deadline June 30th
06/21/2017
Current college freshmen and graduating high school students need to submit their enrollment materials in by June 30th.
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June 15 proclaimed World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
June 15 proclaimed World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
06/15/2017
This day is dedicated to raising awareness about elder abuse and neglect all over the world.
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Meetings calendar for commissioners now online
Meetings calendar for commissioners now online
06/02/2017
A new online, real-time calendar of the commissioners' meetings is now available to the public.
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Discover Weld website gets a new look
Discover Weld website gets a new look
06/01/2017
Vibrant images, a modern layout and an events calendar are just some of the new features on discoverweld.com
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We Need You!
Volunteers Needed for Local Boards
05/31/2017
County government works best when residents get involved! Check out our list of current board openings.
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Centennial Celebration lectures
Courthouse Lunch and Learns kick off anniversary celebration
05/24/2017
Each Friday in June, a presentation relating to the history of the Weld County Courthouse will be held at noon.
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Department moves this August will benefit two county offices
End of summer department move will benefit two county offices
05/23/2017
This August, a simple switch of office space will benefit two county offices: GIS and Clerk & Recorder.
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Bright Futures board opportunity for county residents
Opportunity available for participation on Bright Futures Board
05/19/2017
Are you interested in volunteering to serve on the newly formed Bright Futures Board of Directors?
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May proclaimed Mental Health Month
May proclaimed Mental Health Month
05/15/2017
Every May, Mental Health Month is nationally recognized to raise awareness and to stress the importance of mental wellness.
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Statement from the Weld County Commissioners
Statement from the Weld County Commissioners
05/04/2017
Read the full statement from the Board of Commissioners regarding the tragedy in Firestone.
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Weld Works 4 Youth Summer Program
Weld Works 4 Youth Summer Program
05/02/2017
The Board approved a new youth summer employment program to benefit low-income families.
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NOV postcards will be mailed May 1st
Notices of Valuation to be mailed May 1
04/28/2017
Weld County real property owners will soon receive their Notice of Valuation, which provides the 2017 actual value of property.
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Sirens to be tested May 6
Emergency sirens to be tested countywide on May 6
04/27/2017
On May 6, 2017, emergency warning sirens will be tested throughout Weld County.
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Planning underway for courthouse centennial
Planning underway for courthouse centennial
04/17/2017
One of Colorado's most beautiful courthouses, the Weld County courthouse, celebrates its 100th anniversary this year.
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Valley Vikings Day
Valley Vikings Day
04/17/2017
April 17 was proclaimed Valley Vikings Day by the county commissioners.
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A change in lighting leads to savings for taxpayers
A change in lighting leads to savings for taxpayers
04/11/2017
County uses grant funds for a project to save taxpayer dollars.
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April proclaimed Child Abuse Prevention Month
April proclaimed Child Abuse Prevention Month
04/10/2017
Child Abuse Awareness Month is intended to raise awareness of abuse and encourage the protection for all children.
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Vietnam Veterans asked to RSVP for ceremony
Vietnam Veterans asked to RSVP for ceremony
04/04/2017
Vietnam Veterans and their families are invited to honored at official Welcome Home event.
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Victim Services providers recognized by BOCC
Victim Services providers recognized by BOCC
04/03/2017
This week marks National Crime Victims' Rights Week and today the BOCC recognized those who help victims of crime.
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Eagles Day!
March 27 is Dayspring Eagles Day!
03/27/2017
The Board of Commissioners proclaimed today Dayspring Eagles Day!
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County proclaims Bill Webster day in honor of contributions to ag, government and much more!
March 20 proclaimed Bill Webster Day
03/20/2017
Today has been proclaimed Bill Webster day to honor the work of this former commissioner.
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County's program to advocate for seniors continues
County's program to advocate for seniors continues
03/16/2017
Area Agency on Aging to apply for grant to keep ombudsman program active.
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March 13 is Highland Huskies Day
March 13 is Highland Huskies Day!
03/13/2017
During today's Board meeting, the State 2A Cheer Champions were honored.
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Commissioners thank volunteers for their service
Commissioners thank volunteers for their service
03/08/2017
More than a dozen volunteers were thanked for their service on boards and commissions last month.
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University High School Pom Recognition
March 6 proclaimed UH Bulldogs Day!
03/06/2017
Today was proclaimed UH Bulldogs Day in recognition of the UH Pom Team winning the 3A state title last December.
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Severe weather season is coming soon - do you know how to spot a storm?
Learn how to spot and report severe weather at this free class
02/28/2017
Weld County's Office of Emergency Management is hosting a free weather spotting class March 14.
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Agreement between Windsor and Weld focuses on development goals
Agreement between Windsor and Weld focuses on development goals
02/24/2017
Weld County & Windsor finalized their coordinating planning agreement. Learn why this type of agreement is valuable.
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Temporary bridge designed to save time and money
Temporary bridge designed to save time and money
02/23/2017
PW engineers solved the problem of working on bridges that serve rural areas.
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Communications Manager receives prestigious designation
Communications Manager receives prestigious designation
02/17/2017
Powell was one on 22 graduates from the first ever CPE program in which participants represented 13 states and Canada.
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Members of the Child Welfare Staff received awards from the state for their assessments in child welfare cases.
Human Services employees among the best in the state for timely assessments
02/09/2017
More than 60 Human Services employees were recognized by the State Department of Human Services for the timely assessments.
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Commissioner Moreno appointed to YFC Board
Commissioner Moreno appointed to YFC Board
02/02/2017
Moreno will assist this board in coordinating services for at-risk youth.
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Health Department receives national accreditation
Health Department receives national accreditation
02/01/2017
The Weld County Health Department is one of 200 across the country awarded this honor!
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Area Agency on Aging volunteers thanked for their years of service
01/27/2017
Alice Boyle and Linda Banghart were thanked by the Commissioners for their years of service on this board.
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Commissioners pose with Aims Vice President of Academic Affairs Deb Kish
Today proclaimed Aims Community College Day
01/24/2017
County Commissioners proclaimed January 24 as Aims Community College Day in celebration of the college's 50th Anniversary.
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Thank you volunteers
County thanks volunteers for service on boards
01/20/2017
Weld County commissioners thanked six volunteers for their service on local boards.
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Redesigned website features new look and new functions
Redesigned website features new look and new functions
01/15/2017
A new look and new functionality work together to create a better web experience for the public.
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Blesch welcomed as new county coroner
Blesch welcomed as new county coroner
01/13/2017
Carl Blesch was appointed the new Weld County Coroner January 9.
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Public Works employees recognized for their work
Public Works employees recognized for their work
01/12/2017
Mike Bedell and Tina Booton were both recognized for their work with the county.
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Weld County Fair takes top honors
Weld County Fair takes top honors
01/11/2017
Congratulations Janet Konkel, Weld County Fair Coordinator of the Year 2016!
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Residents reappointed to community boards
Commissioners reappoint three to community boards
01/10/2017
This month, the Board of Commissioners reappointed members to three community boards.
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District 2 Commissioner Julie Cozad was elected Board Chair for 2017.
Commissioner Chair and Pro-Tem chosen for 2017
01/04/2017
District 2 Commissioner Julie Cozad was elected Board Chair for 2017. At-Large Commissioner Steve Moreno was elected Pro-Tem.
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Division 1 court room in the Weld County court house
Three commissioners take oath of office
01/03/2017
Three Weld County Commissioners, each reelected to office in 2017, took their oath of office Monday.
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Jennifer Finch
Public Information Officer

1150 O Street
P.O. Box 758
Greeley, CO 80632

Email: jfinch@weldgov.com
Phone: (970) 336-7203

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