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By Mark Rabideau | News from in & around Franktown Colorado

Franktown Field Office - Colorado State Forest Service

Proudly serving Arapahoe, Douglas, Elbert and Lincoln counties<p>Contact Information<p>Meg Halford<br>Spencer Weston<p>Field Office<br>PO Box 485<br>2068 N. State Hwy. …

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Express Check In - Franktown Elementary

If you are having any issues please call:<p><b>Important Phone Numbers</b><p>· For student and household related questions/issues - Student Data and Information …

THIS IS IT, the Final Vote on the Proposed Rezoning of Franktown at the Board of the County!

26 July UPDATE:<p><i>The speakers continue July 27th at 2:30. I know it’s a long process but anything worth fighting for is worth the effort! AND IT’S SO</i> …

County reveals 2017 Citizen Survey results

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Douglas County Sheriff's Office issues fire restrictions - Colorado Community Media

Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock issued Stage 1 fire restrictions for unincorporated Douglas County, effective June 28.<p>Open burning of any kind …

Fire Restrictions - Douglas County Sheriff

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Jefferson County torn leading up to HUD funding vote

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Two lost hikers and their dog found via drone in Colorado; video

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Franktown Rejects Zoning Proposal, Final Hearing Needed

<b>CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (CBS4)</b> – Some county commissioners in Douglas County have rejected a zoning proposal for the Franktown Village development that …

Planning commission votes against controversial Franktown development

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- The Douglas County Planning Commission voted against a controversial housing and business development proposed for Franktown on …

Couple At Front Line Of Rezoning Battle: 'It's Going To Destroy' Our Town

<b>CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (CBS4)</b> – County commissioners in Douglas County meet again in Castle Rock Monday night to consider the Franktown Village …