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Posted on: May 19, 2022

CRPD celebrates largest-ever awards ceremony

Police Chief gives award to officier

The Castle Rock Police Department is celebrating the accomplishments of its officers following the 2022 annual awards ceremony. On Wednesday, May 18, CRPD handed out 61 total awards to officers, professional staff and one resident for accomplishments dati...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

May 17 Council update

May 17 Town Council Update

A potential sports-development center as part of the proposed mixed-use development at the site of the former Acme Brick facility on Prairie Hawk Drive was a topic on Town Council’s May 17 meeting agenda. 

Here is a closer look:

  • Proposed sports-dev...
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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Sign up to receive a call on June 13 to talk about the Town’s financial future

Telephone town hall on Town finances and public safety 6-7 p.m. June 13. Sign up at CRgov.com/CallMe

Continuing to provide excellent public safety, road, water, Parks and Recreation and economic development services, while maintaining the community’s character and being financially conservative are the Town’s goals.

Achieving this work requires financial ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

‘Just Go Ahead Now’ and get tickets; Spin Doctors take the stage at PSM June 11

Spin Doctors June 11

The summer concert season is finally here, and we’re ready to “Turn It Upside Down” in Castle Rock. Don’t miss the Spin Doctors with special guest The Burroughs Saturday, June 11, at The Amphitheater at Philip S. Mi...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

First Fridays bring live music, family fun, 5K and more to Festival Park

First Fridays Festival Park

Are you working for the weekend? Looking for ways to unwind? If you’ve got Friday on your mind, we’ve got the perfect solution. Spend time Downtown this summer with the Town’s First Fridays event series.

On the first Friday of the month, June through Augus...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Philip S. MillPark Play Loop updates to increase play, improve trail access

Play loop at Philip S. Miller Park under construction for improvements

More options for fun and exploration are coming to Philip S. Miller Park’s Adventure Playground as work gets underway to improve the Play Loop. 

As part of the work, a new concrete trail will be added along the existing unpaved path. The trail wil...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

’Tis the season for the Festival Park Farmers Market starting Sunday

Festival Park Farmers Market 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays May 8 through September 25

There’s something about spending part of your Sunday strolling the farmers market …

Get that feeling starting this weekend, when the Festival Park Farmers Market returns for the season, running through September.

The Local Colorado will again be organizing ...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Outdoor watering schedules begin May 1

photo of a sprinkler watering grass and flowers

On average, 42% of residential water consumption in Town is attributed to outdoor use. To help customers use water outdoors more efficiently during warmer months, Castle Rock Water uses watering schedules May 1 through Sept. 30. 

The watering sche...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Uncover Castle Rock’s story with a free family scavenger hunt

Scavenge The Rock logo

Uncover Castle Rock’s story with a free family scavenger hunt                                  &nb...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Butterfield Crossing Park improvements begin; project kickoff set for May 12

Conceptual rendering of the planned Butterfield Crossing Park renovations

For more than three decades Butterfield Crossing Park has been home to countless swim lessons, youth sports practices and community events. Beginning in May, the beloved community park will undergo renovations to improve accessibility, address life-cycle ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Suspect arrested in Terrain homicide investigation

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UPDATE POSTED: May 3, 2022

The suspect in last week’s homicide investigation is in custody.

 

Matthew Buchanan, 32, was arrested in Monroe County, Florida, early Tuesday morning by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. Buchanan was...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Dry, windy weather causes Town to implement fire restrictions

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions in place

In Colorado, windy days are a familiar part of spring. Too many windy days create dry conditions, which often mean fire restrictions in Castle Rock.

Acting on authority granted by Town Council, Town Manager David L. Corliss and Fire and Rescue Chief Norris...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

2022 Summer Concert Series lineup announced; tickets on sale April 22

Castle Rock Summer Concert Series image with The Rock sunset

The days are getting longer and temperatures are rising. That means warm summer nights and concerts under the stars at The Amphitheater at Philip S. Miller Park are just around the corner. Tickets for the Town’s Summer Concert Series go on sale at 10 a.m....

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Climb4Change to improve lives May 21

Climb4Change medal

Calling all outdoor enthusiasts and fitness buffs looking for an opportunity to change things up. Next month, climbing the 200-step Challenge Hill will provide a great workout and help change someone’s life at the Climb4Change event Saturday, May 21.

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Learn about Castle Rock’s wild side at upcoming educational programs

Take a walk on the wild side with illustration of forest and wild animals

How can you protect small pets from coyotes? Are there really rattlesnakes on the trails? What do you do if you see a bear in your neighborhood? Get the answers to these questions and more at one of the upcoming wildlife educational classes.

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Work underway to bring innovative, inclusive playground to Butterfield Crossing Park

Possibilities Playground, bringing inclusive play to Castle Rock

Imagine feeling alone, isolated and left out. These emotions are what kids with differing abilities experience when they visit a “typical” playground, unable to play and engage inclusively with their peers due to physical barriers.

To address the dispariti...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Permits or reservations required for some uses of parks, trails and recreation facilities

Parks Permit Update with photo of concert in Festival Park

Warmer weather is around the corner. As temperatures rise, more people venture outside to enjoy the Town of Castle Rock’s beautiful parks, open spaces and well-maintained recreation facilities. But, did you know, commercial use, exclusive use or activitie...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Get a jump start on summer; youth camp registration now open

Summer Camps; Register Now; CRgov.com/Camps

The year has just begun, but kids are already wishing that school was out for summer. Parents looking to keep kids busy during school break should look no further. Castle Rock has something for everyone looking to enjoy the dog days of summer.

The Town off...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

Join the adventure; the Town’s preschool registration opens Jan. 18

Registration opens Tuesday, Jan. 18 for the 2022-2023 School Year

Do you have a little learner anxious to start school? Are you worried about getting your child’s education off on the right foot? The Town’s Adventure Club junior preschool, preschool and pre-kindergarten program may be the answer. Reg...

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