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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Kerby Joins Jefferson County as County Manager

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On Tuesday, Jan. 10, the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners announced it has hired Joe Kerby as county manager. He will report directly to the Board of County Commissioners and takes over the role on March 20, 2023.

 

“With his experience in l...

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Board of County Commissioners - News
Posted on: November 11, 2022

Gratitude Goes Beyond One Day a Year

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By definition, gratitude means “the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness.”

It’s hard to believe another Thanksgiving is just a few days from now. How did 365 days go so quickly? Many of us will be traveling t...

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Board of County Commissioners - News
Posted on: November 4, 2022

TABOR, ARPA and Developing the Jefferson County Budget

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Op-Ed Authors: Commissioners Tracy Kraft-Tharp, Andy Kerr, Lesley Dahlkemper

For some, the county budget may seem like nothing more than a thick pile of indecipherable numbers, detailed charts and spreadsheets. For us, it captures the community’s...

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Board of County Commissioners - News
Posted on: October 19, 2022

Three Jefferson County Initiatives in November

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Jefferson County has put forth language for three ballot initiatives for the election this November. Ballots were mailed starting October 17. 

1A: the ballot initiative “debruces” all nonproperty tax revenue sources. Debrucing ...

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