Posted on: November 24, 2015

New online application process makes planning an event in Castle Rock easier

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Each year, the Town of Castle Rock is excited to host hundreds of special events – everything from large-scale signature occasions like WineFest and ArtFest, to community-based festivals and races.

Those who plan these fun events know there’s a lot of...Full story...

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Posted on: November 19, 2015

CDOT Update: Eastbound C-470 ramp to southbound I-25 closed for weekend

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Paving operations require full closure of the Colorado Highway 470 ramp to southbound Interstate 25 beginning on Friday, Nov. 20, at 10 p.m. through Monday, Nov. 23, at 5:30 a.m. This work is part of Phase 5 of the I-25 widening project, which reconstruct...Full story...

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Posted on: November 17, 2015

Interstate 25 open, snow crews still working away

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Snow may be tapering off in some areas, but road crews are still hard at work.

A dozen snow plows are more than half done making a second pass on main roads. Another 10 trucks are making their way through neighborhoods.

Total accumulation is still...Read on...

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Posted on: November 17, 2015

Interstate 25 closed south of Castle Rock, and more snow info

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The snow dance worked. More than 6 inches of snow has already accumulated in Castle Rock, and snow plows are working all roads, including residential streets.

Here’s what you need to know this morning:

The Town has 22 snow plows working all of the...Full story...

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Posted on: November 10, 2015

Celebrate the holidays with new Season of the Star events in Castle Rock


Hot chocolate, holiday carols and twinkling lights – all signs the holiday season is upon us. Make sure your holidays are full of memories, magic and merriment with the Town’s new event series, Season of the Star.

The series of events will help celebra...Full story...

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Posted on: November 9, 2015

Brauer takes helm as Parks and Recreation director

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Over the past 15 years, Jeff Brauer has worked in the Town’s Parks and Recreation Department to help build a business foundation, establish levels of service and elevate performance.

This week, he officially took the helm as the department’s director, ...Full story...

Posted on: November 6, 2015

Sculpture honoring Millers to be unveiled Thursday

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Every story has a beginning.

When the Town’s Public Art Commission last year commissioned a sculpture to honor Philip S. Miller, to place in the Town park named in his honor, a choice was made to focus on his beginnings.

The sculpture – which will b...Full story...

Posted on: November 4, 2015

Castle Rock election results in: all but one measure pass


Council elections, public notices and some requirements related to referendums and initiatives will change in Castle Rock, following last night’s election.

This year, voters in Castle Rock were asked about six changes to the Town Charter. All but one ...Full story...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

Castle Rock remembers former Police Chief Tony Lane

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A strong community police department is built upon the inspiration and dedication of many who proudly wear the badge. Leading that comradery in service is the police chief.

Few understand the depth of that role better than former Castle Rock Police Ch...Full story ...

Posted on: October 29, 2015

Castle Rock Parks and Recreation earns national accreditation


Most residents would agree – Castle Rock has beautiful parks, trails and open space. Whether you’re looking for a quick hike, hoping the kids will burn off some energy, or craving an adventurous ride through the scenery, Castle Rock truly has something fo...Full story...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Castle Rock police investigate armed robbery


Castle Rock Police are looking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in an armed robbery.

The incident happened just before 11 a.m. today at a Check Into Cash, 390 S. Wilcox St. No one was injured, and the suspect was in the store for less than ...Full story ...

Posted on: October 26, 2015

Looking to lend a hand? Victims Assistance program needs volunteers


Great listeners, compassionate neighbors, community servers – Castle Rock Police need your help. Volunteers are needed for the Department’s Victims Assistance program.

Volunteers certified as victim advocates provide important emotional support and cri...Full story...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

Proposed 2016 Budget focuses on six priorities; reduces property tax

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Castle Rock is a growing and changing community, and it’s important to provide for the community’s growth in the Town’s annual budget.

The Proposed 2016 Budget will be introduced to Town Council and the community Tuesday, Oct. 20. It focuses on six key...Full story ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2015

Castle Rock Water brings home top prize

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Drop by drop Castle Rock Water is working to secure our community’s long-term water future. But, it’s not just about quantity – quality is also important. Residents know the department is flowing in the right direction when it comes to the Town’s future w...Full story...

Posted on: October 12, 2015

liveBIG run gets families outdoors Saturday, Oct. 17

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Learn to live big, enjoy the outdoors and support a great cause at the liveBIG 5K, 10K and Family Adventure Run.

The family-fun event is Saturday, Oct. 17, on the trails at Philip S. Miller Park. Runners can choose between a 5K or 10K trail run. Then, ...Full story...

Posted on: October 9, 2015

Town of Castle Rock statement regarding the tragic death of former employee Colin Brough

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We are deeply saddened by the loss of our former co-worker and friend, Colin Brough, killed in the tragic shooting that occurred at Northern Arizona University.

Colin was a member of our team working as a lifeguard during the 2014 summer season. Our he...Full story...

Posted on: October 7, 2015

Suspected police officer impersonator under investigation; CRPD says drivers should be vigilant


Castle Rock Police are investigating a report of a suspected police officer impersonator. Now, officers are warning drivers in the area to be cautious.

Dispatchers received a call from a man at approximately 8 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 6. The man said he wa...Full story...

Posted on: October 7, 2015

Moving forward with the new

Residents know the best way to stay connected to everything happening within Castle Rock is through the Town’s website, Now, the official vehicle for Town news and information is getting an update.

Because our community is known for its fami...Full story...

Posted on: September 18, 2015

Keep your car safe. Castle Rock Police offer safety tips following break-ins

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Castle Rock is one of the safest places to live along the Front Range. That’s thanks to a strong partnership between the community and its police department.

Today, the Castle Rock Police Department is asking for the public’s help and diligence.

Ove...Full story...

Posted on: January 28, 2015

Castle Rock a great place for families, according to new best places list

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When looking for a new home, there’s a lot for a family to consider. There’s safety, schools, and overall quality of life. In Castle Rock, families have found what they’re looking for, according to another study.

Apartment List recently ranked its top...Full story ...

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