‘Aurora is the only city in the state of Colorado and one of the few in the country with a comprehensive citywide strategy to address the issue of immigrant integration,’ said Ricardo Gambetta, manager of the Office of International and Immigrant Affairs, said in a statement. ‘This collaborative project between the city and the Aurora Welcome Center play’s a key role in integrating newcomers and empowering members of the local immigrant and refugee communities.’
Students sporting Earth Day T-shirts learned to spread their environmental wings when they collectively released 14,000 ladybugs April 21 at Merryhill Preschool, 5678 S. Himalaya St.
Impact Adams has three programs aimed to help county employees learn, grow and contribute to the community — Evolve U, Develop Us and We Care
Aurora is the only municipality in the country to win the award. The goal of Turnip the Beet award is to showcase summer meal programs from across the country that are going above and beyond to ensure their meals are both nutritious and appetizing
More than 300 volunteers armed with trash pickers and bags gathered early March 18 at the Community College of Aurora. From there, they went on to clear trash over 11 miles of High Line Canal.
Aurora residents and businesses are invited to share their vision for Aurora’s future and their ideas for how to make it happen.
National League of Cities’ City Cultural Diversity Award honors municipal programs that encourage citizen involvement and cities that develop creative and effective programs to improve and promote cultural diversity through a collaborative process with city officials, community leaders and residents.
“His reliability and always cheerful disposition makes it easy to overlook the importance of his tasks. Few know him, but all owe him, that’s why he’s our perfect unsung hero.”
The free, six-week course will be on consecutive Wednesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., April 12 through May 17. Classes will be in the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Douglas County office located at 4000 Justice Way in Castle Rock. The fall session will be held in the Arapahoe County location