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.

2021 Telephone Town Halls

No scheduled telephone town halls at this time. Please see below for reports and recordings of past meetings. 

Past Telephone Town Halls

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

  1. 2020
  2. 2019
  3. 2018
  4. 2017

December 17: Moving Forward Through COVID-19: Vaccination, Testing and Community Resources

Jefferson County Public Health, along with the Board of County Commissioners, hosted a telephone town hall about COVID-19 on Thursday, Dec. 17 at 5:30 p.m. We called 50,000 randomly selected phone numbers to participate. 

Jeffco Public Health experts discussed important COVID-19 issues in Jefferson County including how we are doing with COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations and what to expect as vaccinations become available. We will also provide information on what we as a community can do to slow the spread and the resources available to the Jeffco community.

Report - Dec. 17, 2020 (PDF)
Audio Recording - Dec. 17, 2020 (YouTube)

August 31: Budget

The BCC is hosted telephone town hall on the county's budget on Monday, Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. The commissioners discussed important issues in Jefferson County regarding our budget, such as CARES Act funds, information on how the COVID-19 crisis and other factors that are affecting our budget and the Jefferson County economy.

Report - August 31, 2020 (PDF)
Audio Recording - August 31, 2020 (YouTube)

May 27:  The Next Normal — Looking Ahead to COVID-19 Recovery

On May 27, from 6:30-7:30 p.m., Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) hosted a telephone town hall focused on recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. JCPH’s Executive Director, Dr. Mark B. Johnson, provided a brief update on COVID-19, followed by a series of panelists speaking to what long-term recovery could look like, how to cope and the many resources available in Jefferson County to support our community during this time. Following the short presentation, community members had an opportunity to ask questions and engage with the panel.

See Public Health’s Community Conversations page to learn more and to view past telephone town halls hosted by Jeffco Public Health.

April 22: COVID-19 

The BCC hosted a virtual telephone town hall on Wednesday, April 22, 5:45-6:45 p.mand provided an update about how the COVID-19 crisis is affecting our Jefferson County community, its businesses and those in need. Following a short presentation, community members had an opportunity to ask questions and engage with the panel. To learn more, read the report or listen to the audio recording.

Report - April 22, 2020 (PDF)
Audio Recording - April 22, 2020 (YouTube)

See the COVID-19 web page for latest information from Jefferson County Public Health.