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Firestone Via Transit Service subrecipient agreement approved

Firestone Via Transit Service subrecipient agreement approved

The subrecipient agreement is required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in order for the project to move forward.

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Asphalt supply chain issues delay county road projects

Asphalt supply chain issues delay county road projects

Several county road projects will face indefinite delays in completion due to issues related to asphalt supply.

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Submitting flood damage information benefits county and residents

Submitting flood damage information benefits county and residents

Residents who haven't reported flood-related damage to their homes or businesses from the storms that descended on Weld County between June 28 through July 3 are still encouraged to do so.

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Chapter 21 solar energy facility regulations approved by board

Chapter 21 solar energy facility regulations approved by board

These code changes conclude more than six months of work between the county and various energy and agricultural industry stakeholders.

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Fair royalty present fair book to Weld County Commissioners

Fair royalty present fair book to Weld County Commissioners

The royalty court is charged with representing the Weld County Fair at events throughout the county and around the state.

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Public invited to opening of new trail in Southwest Weld County

Public invited to opening of new trail in Southwest Weld County

The Weld Legacy Trail will officially be open on Saturday, July 17 at 9 a.m. The public is invited to a ribbon cutting and to begin enjoying the new trail.

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Weld County Culex Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Weld County Culex Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

West Nile virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes in Colorado for the first time this season in Weld County and Culex mosquitoes are more prevalent than in previous years. Compared to a 5-year average, the 2021 trapped Culex mosquito count is over 3 times higher for this mosquito season.

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103rd Weld County Fair: Family fun for everyone in 2021

103rd Weld County Fair: Family fun for everyone in 2021

This year's fair is from July 24 through August 2 at Island Grove Regional Park in Greeley.

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Stay Sun Safe This Summer

Stay Sun Safe This Summer

While some exposure to sunlight can be enjoyable, too much can be dangerous. By following some simple steps, you can still enjoy your time in the sun and protect yourself from overexposure.

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2021 Board of Equalization now accepting appeals

2021 Board of Equalization now accepting appeals

This week, the Board of Equalization convenes to rule on property value appeals beginning July 1 through August 5.

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Weld County Accounting Department wins GFOA Award

Weld County Accounting Department wins GFOA Award

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting was awarded on Monday by the Weld County Board of Commissioners.

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Avoid Contact with Wildlife to Prevent Exposure to Rabies

Avoid Contact with Wildlife to Prevent Exposure to Rabies

After a recent incident in which a concerned citizen was issued a court summons for adopting and caring for a litter of baby raccoons — they appeared to be abandoned — the Weld County Health Department reminds residents it’s best to leave wild animals alone.

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Public safety personnel recognized for heroic efforts

Public safety personnel recognized for heroic efforts

Dispatchers Ashley White, Josh Rysavy and Jennifer Fretwell were recently commended for their effort in responding to emergencies.

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Weld County approves over $2 million in Emergency Rental Assistance

Weld County approves over $2 million in Emergency Rental Assistance

Since the launch of the Weld County ERA program in February, over 1,000 requests for assistance have been processed.

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Planning Commission, other boards accepting applications

Planning Commission, other boards accepting applications

Applications are being accepted through June 23, 2021.

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Commissioners urge state to push back on proposed EPA change

Commissioners urge state to push back on proposed EPA change

A recent proposal by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) to move all of Weld County into the ozone nonattainment area has the Board of Weld County Commissioners urging businesses and residents of northern Weld County to contact the state and voice opposition to the change.

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Questions answered about weather alerts

Questions answered about weather alerts

Highlight the ways weather alerts are disbused.

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Five Skunks Positive for Rabies in Weld County

Five Skunks Positive for Rabies in Weld County

In recent months, five skunks have tested positive for rabies. Two werebetween Milliken and Platteville, one east of Platteville and the other two in the Dacono/Frederick/Erie area. In all cases, the skunks acted aggressively, and four of the five cases involved dogs.

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Weld County commits to fight against elder abuse

Weld County commits to fight against elder abuse

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is June 15.

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Human Services recognized by state for outstanding performance

Human Services recognized by state for outstanding performance

The Distinguished Performance Award recognizes counties that are timely, safe and accurate in work and meeting goals.

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