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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Easy as pie? Submit an entry in the Town’s Pie Bake Off Nov. 6

Calling all bakers; register today; pie bake off

It’s that festive time of year where food definitely takes center stage, especially pie. So, don’t be afraid to take whisks and take part in the Town’s annual Pie Bake Off competition from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, ...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Oct. 19 Council update

Oct. 19 Council update

A service agreement to begin design on the relocation of Dawson Ridge Boulevard and West Frontage Road, as part of the Interstate 25 and Crystal Valley Interchange project, was approved at Town Council’s Oct. 19 meeting. 

Here is a close...

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Police chief appointed to International Association of Chiefs of Police’s Board of Directors

Photo of Chief Cauley and IACP logo badge

Castle Rock Police Chief Jack Cauley has been appointed to the International Association of Chiefs of Police’s Board of Directors for midsize agencies with 100-249 sworn officers. 

With Chief Cauley’s appointment to IACP, both ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Town Council encourages ‘Yes’ vote on 2A, 2B, 2C and 2D in Nov. 2 election

Castle Rock 2021 November election

To keep Castle Rock safe, scenic and special – and so the Town can build the I-25/Crystal Valley Parkway interchange and fund additional fire and police needs –Town Council encourages Castle Rock voters to say “Yes” to Nov. 2 ballot questions 2A, 2B, 2C a...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Family friendly Halloween fun at Spooktacular Oct. 23

Spooktacular; Saturday, Oct. 23

Celebrate all things not-so-spooking at the Town’s annual Spooktacular. Young goblins, princesses, superheroes and more are invited to join the celebration Saturday, Oct. 23, at Philip S. Miller Park.

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Help plan Castle Rock’s water future; master plan open house Oct. 21

Water Resources Strategic Master Plan Open House

Identifying how much water we need for the future is part of every Castle Rock Water plan. Forecasting growth, changing weather conditions and fluctuating conservation efforts are also accounted for in the department’s Water Resources Strategic ...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Learn the sounds of fire safety with Castle Rock Fire and Rescue during Fire Prevention Week

Learn the sounds of fire safety

How many times have you ignored a beep or a chirp coming out of your smoke or carbon monoxide alarm? During Fire Prevention Week Oct. 3-9, Castle Rock Fire and Rescue wants to help you understand your alarms better so you can be prepared in the event of a...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Encore public plaza, garage construction mostly complete; public parking shifting

Photo of entrance to Encore public parking garage

Construction on the public plaza and parking garage that’s part of the Encore project just south of Town Hall is almost done, and there are some parking changes of which the public should be aware.

Up until now, public parking had been allowed anywhere on ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

Douglas and Arapahoe County water providers partnering for a strong water future

NEWS water reservoir

One strategy in long-term water planning is having the storage to manage renewable water supplies when they are available. The Cherry Creek Project Water Authority (CCPWA) was created in 2005 so local water providers could partner for water supply opportu...

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Castle Rock makes Money’s Best Places to Live list for fifth time in 10 years

Castle Rock makes Money's Best Places to Live list for fifth time in 10 years

Castle Rock residents know our Town is tops. On Friday, the community received national affirmation of its greatness:

Money, founded in 1972 as a print magazine, named Castle Rock No. 28 on its list of 50 Best Places to Live in 2021-2022.

Castle Rock was on...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Finances for the years ahead on Town Council’s Tuesday agenda

2022 Budget cover with fireworks

Following several opportunities for feedback, Town Council on Tuesday will consider initial approval of the Town’s budget for 2022 and associated financial items.

The Proposed 2022 Budget is designed to continue delivering high-quality services to the comm...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Local and state agencies announce wildlife fencing safety project along I-25 in Douglas County

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CDOT, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Castle Pines, Town of Castle Rock and Douglas County to partner on driver and wildlife safety plan along I-25 near Castle Pines and Castle Rock 

Douglas County - Recent and historical incidents of vehicle/animal ...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Castle Rock Water treatment plant recognized for outstanding performance

Plum Creek Water Purification Facility Recognized for Outstanding Performance

Supplying high-quality drinking water is Castle Rock Water’s top priority. Now, the department is being recognized for those efforts. Castle Rock Water was recently awarded Outstanding Water Treatment Plant by the Rocky Mountain Section of the A...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Get tickets for Parking Lights & Movie Nights fall/holiday drive-in movie series

Parking Lights & Movie Nights

Put the car in park and break out the blankets. Tickets are now available for the Town’s Parking Lights & Movie Nights fall and holiday drive-in movies. These flicks will shine bright at the Event Pad at Philip S. Miller Park starting Friday...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Town Council approves ballot language for election this November

Castle Rock 2021 November election

Four revenue questions will be on the ballot for Castle Rock voters this November, Town Council decided Tuesday.

Voters will decide on these questions:

NEW HOUSING CONSTRUCTION TAX FOR POLICE AND FIRE

SHALL CASTLE ROCK TAXES BE INCREASED BY $13,900,000 ANNUA...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Creating a vision for Downtown alleyways

Help us transform our Downtown Alleys

When visiting Downtown Castle Rock, you probably don’t spend much of your time in the alleyways. But, that could change as the Town explores options to transform them into creative and functional spaces. 

The Downtown Alley Plan kicks of...

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