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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Jefferson County Commissioners Set Hearing to Consider 2020 Budget Cuts Totaling $16.1 Million

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UPDATE: Posted Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Jefferson County Budget Hearing Postponed to Tuesday, Nov. 12.

The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners has voted to continue, or postpone, today’s budget hearing to Tuesday, Nov. 12, due to inclement weath...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Jefferson County Ballot Question 1A

On Tuesday, July 23, the Board of County Commissioners voted 3-0 to authorize a public vote on whether the county can keep taxes, grants and all other revenue that it collects in excess of limits instituted from the Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR) and oth...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

Jeffco Board of Commissioners Authorizes Public Vote on Surplus TABOR Funds

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On Tuesday, July 23, the Board of County Commissioners voted 3-0 to authorize a public vote on whether the county can keep taxes, grants and all other revenue that it collects in excess of limits instituted from the Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR) and oth...

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Jeffco Board of Commissioners Considers Placing TABOR Proposal on the Ballot

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The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners is considering a proposal to ask Jeffco voters to allow the county to keep county taxes, grants and all other revenue that it collects in excess of limits instituted from the Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR) and ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Jefferson County Continues to Prioritize Public Safety

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As a part of the ongoing work of the Board of County Commissioners and staff in prioritizing the 2020 budget, the Board of County Commissioners recently called special meetings with elected officials to determine their budget reduction targets and the rep...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

What do you know about our budget?

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Do you know how Jefferson County creates its budget each year or what affects our revenues and expenditures? Check out our video, Budget 101 (YouTube), to learn more about the county’s funds, expenses, revenues and how the mill levy and TABOR affect our b...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Financial Budget Challenges for Jeffco in 2020

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Jefferson County has a reputation as a wonderful place to live, visit, and conduct business. However, the top-notch services the county provides to residents and local businesses come at a cost. Taxpayer dollars allow the county to deliver vital services,...

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