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By Mark Rabideau | News from in & around Franktown Colorado

5 Feb 2018- 7 p.m. Douglas County Comprehensive Master Plan Kick-off Mtg.

Hi Everyone,<p>This follows up on the information that I sent you last week. The first meeting to change the <b>Douglas County Comprehensive Master Plan</b> is …

January – February 2018 Update!

Hi Everyone,<p><b>First:</b><br>The latest of what’s going on related to development in Douglas County. Here’s a notice from Douglas County on <b>beginning the process</b> …

Notice from Douglas County Planning Services

Notice from Douglas County Planning Services for a Douglas County land use request.<p><b>Project #DR2016-001, Mineral Extraction Plan Update.</b><p>Project …

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

Consistent with the Board of Douglas County Commissioners’ commitment to open, transparent and accountable government, for the seventh time since …

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Fourth of July: Where you can and cannot use fireworks this year in Colorado

DENVER -- We are all fascinated by the light show that comes from watching fireworks explode, and while you can buy them across Colorado, you won't …

Douglas County Sheriff's Office issues fire restrictions

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

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Fire Restrictions - Douglas County Sheriff

<b>*June 7, 2018 – Stage 1 Fire Restrictions are in place for unincorporated areas of Douglas County, Colorado.*</b><p>These are the two stages of fire …

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Jefferson County torn leading up to HUD funding vote

The Jefferson County administration and courts building. <i>(Google Maps)</i><p>Some 500 new affordable housing units are in limbo this week as Jefferson County …

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

On Thursday, June 15 two lost hikers and their dog were found in Pike National Forest in Colorado thanks to a new tactic by the Douglas County Search …

Franktown Rejects Zoning Proposal, Final Hearing Needed

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Planning commission votes against controversial Franktown development

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

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