Adams County is offering a free well testing program for residents who meet thes…

Adams County is offering a free well testing program for residents who meet these two eligibility requirements: 1. The well must be located west of Imboden Rd. in unincorporated Adams County. 2. The well must be located within one-half mile from an existing oil and gas well. Please complete this consent form (tchd.org/DocumentCenter/View/4972) and submit it to ehwatersampling@tchd.org. If you have further questions, please call 720.200.1583.

As part of the design for the Central 70 Project, the York St. on-ramp to WB I-7…

As part of the design for the Central 70 Project, the York St. on-ramp to WB I-70 will permanently close overnight on Sunday, Oct. 14 for construction on the new Union Pacific Railroad Bridge. Motorists can use 46th Ave. to travel east to Steele St./Vasquez Blvd., turn left on Steele St. and access WB I-70 from the Steele St./Vasquez Blvd. on-ramp. Ramps at Brighton Blvd., Steele St./Vasquez Blvd., and Colorado

Today we remember Trooper Zachariah Earl Templeton who was killed in the line of…

Today we remember Trooper Zachariah Earl Templeton who was killed in the line of duty in October 2007. Trooper Templeton was helping a driver who lost a plastic farm tank from his trailer on northbound Interstate 76 near 96th Ave. As he was helping the driver, a pickup truck swerved to avoid traffic and hit the trailer which then struck Trooper Templeton. Zach, you will never be forgotten and your

With transportation and construction jobs being critical industries in Adams Cou…

With transportation and construction jobs being critical industries in Adams County, we were honored to be the lead sponsor of yesterday's Transportation & Construction Girl event. There are huge opportunities for young women to explore these industries, and we're taking the initiative on bringing awareness. Thank you to all who attended and made it a successful day! Learn more about Transportation & Construction Girl at constructiongirl.org.[fb_vid id="172166240333671"]

Interested in learning more about fostering a child or how you can adopt a child…

Interested in learning more about fostering a child or how you can adopt a child from the foster care system? Take the first step by joining the Adams County Foster Care Program and Adoption Division either this Saturday, Oct. 13, 8:30-10:30 a.m., or Thursday, Oct. 18, 6-8 p.m., at the Adams County Human Services Center, 11860 N. Pecos St., Westminster, to learn more and get your questions answered. Register at

Upcoming road closures for railroad construction: all lanes on 144th Ave. will b…

Upcoming road closures for railroad construction: all lanes on 144th Ave. will be closed at Highway 85 until approximately 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10. In addition, all lanes on Bromley Rd. at the railroad crossing east of Highway 85 will be closed from 6 a.m. to approximately 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13. Detour route signs will direct traffic around all construction sites, but please plan to take alternate

Join the Adams County and Broomfield County adoption teams as they host keynote …

Join the Adams County and Broomfield County adoption teams as they host keynote speaker, Sue Badeau, at the Bridging the Gap for Kids event this Saturday, Oct. 13, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at the Adams County Human Services Center, 11860 N. Pecos St., Westminster. Adoptive and foster parents as well as professionals will learn how to bridge the gap for kids to help heal within the context of relationships. Further details