Adams County Community Partner Seeks Signatures for Petition to Create a Group Special License Plate

Foster Source, a community partner of Adams County Human Services, is collecting signatures in favor of a group special license plate to promote foster awareness and to aid in recruitment for foster parents in Colorado.

Adams County Commissioner Charles “Chaz” Tedesco is a strong supporter of this initiative and has worked closely with Foster Source on many projects. This initiative also has the full support of the entire Adams County Board of Commissioners.

Eva J. Henry Elected Chair of Board of County Commissioners for 2021

The Adams County Board of Commissioners today unanimously elected Eva J. Henry as board chair for 2021. Henry was elected to the board in 2012, 2016, and 2020 for her third and final term representing District 1. Henry previously served as board chair in 2013 and 2017.

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

Adams County, Platte Valley Medical Center Partner for Vaccination Clinic at Government Center in Brighton

Adams County and Platte Valley Medical Center have partnered to open a COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Adams County Government Center Conference Center, 4430 S. Adams County Pkwy., Brighton.

The clinic is open by appointment only, to those age 70 and over. No walk-ins will be accepted. Pre-registration is required. Information on the registration process is provided below.

County Introduces Small Business Relief Program to Offer More Financial Assistance During COVID-19

During the recent Colorado General Assembly Special Session, Senate Bill 20B-001 was passed establishing a Small Business Relief Program, valued at $37 million. As part of Adams County’s ongoing COVID-19 emergency response and recovery strategy, the county will be applying for, administering, and distributing a portion of these funds to the Adams County business community.

Suncor to Conduct Fire Extinguisher Training

NOTICE: Suncor will conduct Fire Extinguisher Training on Friday, Jan. 8, 12:30 - 3 p.m., at the Suncor Fire Training Center. The training will be performed at the Plant 1 Fire Training Grounds. During training there will likely be flames and smoke produced.

Adams County to Open New Rapid Testing Site at Riverdale Regional Park

Adams County will open a new rapid testing site at Riverdale Regional Park (9755 Henderson Rd., Brighton), starting Wednesday, Jan. 6. The site will operate Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will be open through the end of March 2021. The previous rapid testing sites located throughout the county have all been consolidated into this one location. Registration is not required.

“Consolidating these sites into one location allows us to continue providing free rapid tests to