Town Halls

One tool the county is using to provide, and update, constituents on important county business is telephone town halls. This popular way to reach out has helped the commissioners stay in touch with thousands of Jefferson County residents; provide a platform for asking questions of the board; and, provide feedback to the commissioners on issues facing the county.

2022 Telephone Town Halls

Thursday, September 29 at 6 p.m.

Update on Jefferson County's Budget and Funding Challenges

The Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners is hosting a telephone town hall on the county's budget and funding challenges Thursday, September 29 at 6 p.m. We will be calling 50,000 randomly selected phone numbers to participate, but you don't have to wait to see if you are chosen (see our How to Participate section, below). 

During this over-the-phone meeting, commissioners will be joined by members of the county's Strategy, Innovation and Finance Department to discuss TABOR refund checks, American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) projects and the budget development process.  

More importantly, we want to hear from you. Please join us to just listen in, or to can ask the experts questions on these topics. 

How to Participate:

  • If you are not randomly selected, you are still encouraged to participate by calling 855-695-3486.
  • You can also pre-register to receive a call by texting JEFFCO to 833-TXT-LIVE (833-898-5483).

Past Telephone Town Halls

See below to listen to recordings and read reports from past telephone town halls.

  1. 2022
  2. 2021
  3. 2020
  4. 2019

June 16, 2022 at 6 p.m.

Jefferson County's Transportation and Critical Needs Projects

The Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners is hosted a telephone town hall on the county's transportation and critical needs projects on Thursday, June 16 at 6 p.m. We called 50,000 randomly selected phone numbers to participate.

During this over-the-phone meeting, commissioners welcomed several members of the Development and Transportation Department to discuss the current and future projects, critical needs and staffing shortages in our transportation divisions, as well as touching on services like snow plowing and the new bike plan. 

For more information, please see the below report summary or listen to the recording of the live meeting.

Report - June 16, 2022 (PDF)
Audio Recording - June 16, 2022 (YouTube)  

April 18, 2022 - 6 p.m.

The Board of County Commissioners held a live telephone town hall on the evening of April 18 and called 50,000 randomly selected phone numbers. During this one-hour, over the phone meeting, the commissioners discussed the county's funding challenges. Jefferson County Chief Financial Officer Dr. Stephanie Corbo and Strategy and Budget Director Dan Conway, presented information on the financial realities the county is facing, TABOR and how our community is impacted by the county's funding challenges. 

For more information, please see the below report summary or listen to the recording of the live meeting.

Report - April 18, 2022 (PDF)
Audio Recording - April 18, 2022 (YouTube)