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Posted on: February 28, 2024

CRPD introduces state’s first crisis response police therapy dog

Castle Rock Police Department therapy dog Buddy. Buddy is a black English Labrador and wears a vest.

Woof, woof! The Castle Rock Police Department has a new “friend” when it comes to responding to calls for service. Buddy, an English Labrador, joins the department as the State’s first crisis response police therapy dog.

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Feb. 20 Council update

February 20 Town Council update

A contract for Cantril School renovations and annual updates to Castle Rock Fire and Rescue’s five-year strategic plan were approved at Town Council’s Feb. 20 meeting.  

Here is a closer look:

Cantril School renovation project&a...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024 | Last Modified on: March 8, 2019

Investigation underway following fatal house fire

Castle Rock Fire and Rescue News Flash

Castle Rock investigators are working to determine what started a house fire that left one person dead.

Castle Rock Fire and Rescue received a call about a house fire near the intersection of Lewis and Sixth streets shortly before 1 p.m. Tuesday. CRFD was ...

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Posted on: February 5, 2024

Castle Rock first responders offer tips for American Heart Month

Castle Rock first responders make hearts with their hands while standing in front of the Rock.

Heart healthy! In honor of American Heart Month, the Castle Rock Police Department and Castle Rock Fire and Rescue offer some helpful reminders to keep your heart happy this February and beyond.

“There are many stresses that come with the firefig...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Help Castle Rock’s bluebird population soar; volunteers needed for the 2024 season

Photo of a bluebird with text that reads, "Bluebird Project Castle Rock"

They help brighten the sky and add music to the morning. Bluebirds are a fascinating bird species native to Colorado. Help improve the vitality of these songbirds. The 2024 season of the Colorado Bluebird Project kicks off next week.

Join nature experts fo...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Town highlights 2023 achievements, 2024 goals

2023 Report to the Community from the Town of Castle Rock

 Guided by seven key priorities, the Town of Castle Rock achieved a number of milestones in 2023: 

  • Reduced the Town’s property tax mill levy rate by almost 20% — the average homeowner will pay the Town about $40 in pro...
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Posted on: January 11, 2024

Don’t let summer sneak up on you; youth camp registration opens Monday, Jan. 15

Summer Camp. Registration opens Jan. 15

Winter may be barely underway, but kids are already dreaming of summer. The Town of Castle Rock has a variety of fun, active and engaging activities to keep kids busy and provide a memorable summer break.

The Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide r...

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

Work to repair Rec Center slide tower underway

Photo of a water slide text reads slide tower repairs

Updated Dec. 13, 2023, to update pool closure date.

This week, Castle Rock Recreation Center visitors will begin to see construction activity related to necessary repairs of the slide tower structures in the Leisure Pool area. 

The waterslides at t...

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