WELD COUNTY – ROAD MAINTENANCE, CONSTRUCTION and RECLAMATION CLOSURES: CR 25 from Hwy 392 to CR 70 5/24/2018 until further notice culvert repair CR 35 from CR 38 to CR 40 6/4/2018 thru 6/29/2018 bridge re-deck CR 49 from I- 76 Frontage Road 2/22/2018 on indefinitely flooding waters South to CR 14.75 CR 65 from CR 2 to CR 6 5/1/2018 thru 6/1/2018 culvert replacement CR 70 from CR 41
Plan ahead if you have to visit the Motor Vehicle office in Weld County in June! Statewide Motor Vehicle offices are getting a new computer system to replace their 1980’s MS-DOS system. During June residents should anticipate a longer wait time as all staff members will be offsite being trained on the new system. To avoid the increased wait times, Clerk and Recorder Carly Koppes is urging residents to renew
The Weld County Office of Emergency Management, along with several other agencies, participated in a Public Safety Fair in Windsor Tuesday evening, in remembrance of the 10th Anniversary of the Weld County/Windsor tornado that occurred on May 22nd, 2008. Colorado weather can change quickly! Sign up for emergency alerts at www.weld911alert.com.
Pursuit ends with K-9 Apprehension On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 10:18 pm, a deputy with the Weld County Sheriff’s Office attempted a traffic stop on 49th Street and 47th Avenue, near Evans, on a red Volkswagen Jetta for a defective rear tail light. The vehicle failed to yield to the deputy and a pursuit ensued. The vehicle traveled at a high rate of speed of 100mph, west on 49th
Please join us TOMORROW for Business Before Hours Employer Open House at Employment Services of Weld County, 315 North 11th Avenue, Building B, Greeley, Colorado on Thursday, May 24th from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Stop in and enjoy refreshments while learning how Employment Services of Weld County can connect you with job seekers. We can help your business reduce hiring costs and time spent on training and recruiting. Discover
10 Year Anniversary of the Weld County Tornado One life was lost in the 2008 tornado: Oscar “Mike” Manchester lost his life at Missile Site Park. According to articles published in the Greeley Tribune in 2008, Manchester was born in Rhode Island. When he turned 17, he enlisted in the U.S. Marines and fought in Vietnam. When he returned home, he moved to Denver where he worked in the mail
The National Weather Service in Denver Colorado has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southwestern Weld County in northeastern Colorado... Central Broomfield County in northeastern Colorado... Southeastern Larimer County in north central Colorado... Eastern Boulder County in northeastern Colorado... * Until 545 PM MDT. * At 456 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Erie, or 23 miles north of Denver, moving north at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph
We want to say thank you to the Greeley Tribune for coming out to the ceremony and writing this great article. Tribune Opinion: Thanks to the police officers and sheriff’s deputies who risk their lives to keep us safeWe’ve been reminded a lot recently of just how demanding, complex and dangerous the work a of police officer can be.In our community, we’ve seen Evans police officers injured
TOMORROW - Please join Employment Services of Weld County, Cintas- Labor, E&T-Electric, Trillium-Construction, TTEC- Communication, Kinetic-oil & Gas, JBS Greeley Beef - Production, People Ready - Staffing Agency, Kelley Services - Staffing Agency, Colorado Youth For Change - Administration, and Kaufman & Robinson - Manufacturing. The event will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. From 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. the job fair is open to U.S. Military Veterans
The Platte Thistle is a native, perennial thistle in Colorado. Its flowers are yellowish-white and it grows up to two and a half feet tall. The Platte Thistle rarely is invasive and problematic. It is also a good source of food for butterflies and songbirds. For more information on plants, go to www.weldweeds.org.
10 Year Anniversary of the Weld County Tornado In the aftermath of the Weld County tornado, there were many questions. One that stuck out to Weld County Commissioner Barbara Kirkmeyer was about a lack of warning to any of the communities that the tornado barreled through. “What was surprising was that we didn’t have tornado sirens or any kind of early warning system around so many elementary schools,” she said.
How do you stay informed during an emergency? Visit www.weld911alert.com to sign up for public safety alerts from Weld County including severe weather alerts!
WELD COUNTY – ROAD MAINTENANCE, CONSTRUCTION and RECLAMATION CLOSURES: CR 1 from Hwy 66 to CR 34 5/14/2018 thru 6/1/2018 bridge re-deck CR 35 from CR 38 to CR 40 6/4/2018 thru 6/29/2018 bridge re-deck CR 49 from I- 76 Frontage Road 2/22/2018 on indefinitely flooding waters South to CR 14.75 CR 65 from CR 2 to CR 6 5/1/2018 thru 6/1/2018 culvert replacement CR 70 from CR 41 to
Weld County Government Offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018, in honor of Memorial Day.
Please join us for Business Before Hours Employer Open House at Employment Services of Weld County, 315 North 11th Avenue, Building B, Greeley, Colorado on Thursday, May 24th from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Stop in and enjoy refreshments while learning how Employment Services of Weld County can connect you with job seekers. We can help your business reduce hiring costs and time spent on training and recruiting. Discover how
Today, Detentions Captain Sam Kaneta congratulated Michael Thompson on his promotion to Detentions Sergeant. Sgt. Thompson has been with the agency since 2014 and will make a great leader. Join us in congratulating Sergeant Michael Thompson.
Only five days left to RSVP for the great event! Learn more at www.weldgov.com.
10 Year Anniversary of the Weld County Tornado It wasn’t until staff got the radar pulled up at the Emergency Operations Center that they began to realize the true severity of the situation: what they were looking at would become an EF3 tornado and severely impact many communities in Weld County, including Platteville, Milliken, Johnstown, Greeley and Windsor. Read more at www.weldgov.com.
If you would like to make a positive, life-long impact on our community’s most vulnerable and hurting members, please join us for an informational open house this Wednesday, May 23, from 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. at Coffee House 29, located at 1039 Main Street, Suite K, in Windsor. A short presentation begins at 4:45 p.m. and staff will be available to answer questions and offer guidance on the next steps for
Have a concern about a specific topic or issue? Commissioner Julie Cozad is holding office hours in our southwest Weld office on Friday, May 25, by appointment. If you would like to schedule a time to meet with her, please email her at email@example.com.