EnergySmart IQ Solar Grant

EnergySmart IQ Solar Grant Take advantage of this opportunity and join Boulder County in its commitment to invest in clean, renewable energy. Solar will allow you and your household to be more energy independent and resilient to increasing energy costs. If you own your home and earn less than $68,800 for a household of one,… Read More »

CR-94 Invitation to Bid

Plans and Specs Bidding Opportunities Currently Open James.034 CR-94 in Jamestown Pavement Repairs project The James.034 project consists of repaving portions of County Road 94 (CR-94) through the Town of Jamestown, and installing and improving select drainage structures. The project is funded by a Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) and is subject to… Read More »

The Peak-to-Peak Housing & Human Services Task Force Focus Group

The Peak-to-Peak Housing & Human Services Task Force is sponsoring a Basic Needs Focus Group:           When: Saturday, October 21st 10:00am to 12:00pm          Where: Jamestown Town Hall                     (Light refreshments will be provided) The purpose is to gather community input on Jamestown’s Basic Needs in the areas of Housing, Transportation, Health, Food Security, Community Involvement/Socialization,… Read More »

Solar, e-Bikes & Energy Upgrades

If you are thinking about making some sustainability upgrades, here are a few deals available through Boulder County and through Energy Smart: Energy Smart Solar rebates – Learn how to get up to $3000 in solar rebates. (Find out if you’re income qualified here.) Low Interest Energy Loans – EnergySmart and Elevations Credit Union are… Read More »

Aging Well in Community Event

Join the Aging Well in Community for Coffee at the Merc! Fridays from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. The Steering Committee has recognized the need to shift the initiative’s focus and format. Some background: At our first meeting in February 2016 we did a needs assessment, and the group decided to meet regularly. In addition… Read More »

Board of County Commissioners public hearing for proposed Floodplain Map and Code Amendments – Tuesday, May 16

For Immediate Release May 9, 2017 Media Contact Andrew Barth, Transportation Communications, 303-441-1032Erin Cooper, Transportation Floodplain Specialist, 720-564-2866 Staff Recommendation to the BOCC is available online.   Boulder County, Colo. – Boulder County Transportation and the State of Colorado have completed the technical review and public outreach period for the draft floodplain maps developed by the Colorado… Read More »

Mow Down Pollution

Boulder County, in partnership with the Regional Air Quality Council, is offering a lawn mower exchange program at Eco Cycle in Boulder June 3rd. You can help get rid of that grimy old gas powered lawn mower, and replace it with a brand new electric one! Electric mowers are sold at wallet-friendly pricing an extra… Read More »

High Efficiency Toilets – Free to Income Qual’d

Boulder County, in partnership with the Center for Resource Conservation, is again offering the High-Efficiency Toilet Upgrade program this year. You have the opportunity to reserve yours today! A limited supply of toilets is available in each community, so act today! The Niagara Stealth toilet, saving water with only 0.8 gallons per flush, is available… Read More »

Recycling and Compost for Jamestown!

Great news! Jamestown was just awarded a $6,785 Sustainability Grant from Boulder County. This means Jamestown will have access to a variety of environmentally responsible activities over the next twelve months, including: Recycling Days One Hard-to-Recycle Day Composting in Bear Country Education & Outreach (Plus some giveaways!) Slash pick-ups 4th of July Event pick-ups Read… Read More »

Gateway Marker Design Contest

Jamestown Artist Contest: Design Our New Gateway Markers! Calling all Jamestown creators: As part of the CDBG-DR Traffic Calming project, the Town can have two gateway markers constructed and installed as part of the CDBG-DR CR 94 Paving Project. Gateway markers (also called gateway monuments) are roadside installments that serve a traffic calming function in… Read More »

Free Home Preparedness Assessments

Free Home Preparedness Assessments and Rebates Available from Boulder County Boulder County has launched a new Home Preparedness Assessment Pilot for single family and mobile home owners. This service offers FREE in-home consultations aimed at assisting residents to better prepare their homes against future natural disasters. A trained home resiliency specialist will identify actions and… Read More »