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November 10, 2019

Jefferson County Commissioners

Public Hearing regarding the 2020 Budget

When: Tuesday, November 12th, 8am

Where:  Jefferson County Administration and Courts Building, 100 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden, CO 80419

Jefferson County is facing a $16.1M budget shortfall in 2020, and plans to cut services like law enforcement, ballot processing, facilities management, and others. These cuts will have an impact on public safety, acc...

October 22, 2019

Broomfield City Council Meeting

When: Tuesday, October 22nd, 6:00 PM

Where:  Council Chambers, George Di Ciero City and County Building, 1 DesCombes Drive, Broomfield, CO 80020

Email the Broomfield City Council at: council@broomfieldcitycouncil.org

ACTION ALERT: Broomfield City Council will review the 2020 budget at the 10/22/19 meeting. In the best interest of public health and safety, call on Broomfield City Council to...

September 12, 2019

for immediate release, Thursday, September 12, 2019

NEW RESEARCH FINDS SIX MORE “HOT PARTICLES” OF PLUTONIUM

AT ROCKY FLATS WILDLIFE REFUGE;
ADVOCATES URGE CLOSING SITE TO VISITORS, HALTING PARKWAY PLAN
PENDING FURTHER INVESTIGATION OF CONTAMINATION AND HEALTH RISK

for further information:...

July 22, 2019

This map shows the proposed route of the Jefferson Parkway along Indiana St. compared with plutonium contamination outlined on the Krey Hardy Map. Click here for additional information from a paper written by Randy Stafford, member of the Jefferson Parkway Advisory Committee.

6/18/19 UPDATE:

Thank you to the community for speaking out on this important public health issue. The Council is hearing us!

The Broomfield City Council reviewed the...

July 10, 2019

This map shows the proposed route of the Jefferson Parkway along Indiana St. compared with plutonium contamination outlined on the Krey Hardy Map. Click here for additional information from a paper written by Randy Stafford, member of the Jefferson Parkway Advisory Committee.

UPDATE:

Thank you to the community for speaking out on this important public health issue. The Council is hearing us!

The Broomfield City Council reviewed the Jefferso...

June 25, 2019

When: Wednesday, June 26th, 7 - 8:30 PM

Where:  Trinity Presbyterian Church, 7755 Vance Dr, Arvada

Join us for a panel discussion featuring Pat Mellen, Chris Allred, and Brittany Gutermuth. Panelists will discuss the work of the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability; go over current issues and legislation on nuclear weapons and waste; and share insights from recent meetings with Colorado Congresspeople and Department of Energy Legacy Ma...

May 31, 2019

When: Sunday, June 2nd, 6 PM

Where: First United Methodist Church, 1421 Spruce St, Boulder

Dr. LeRey Moore will share updates on Rocky Flats and discuss his new book, Plutonium & People Don't Mix. Potluck dinner at 6 PM, LeRoy will speak at 7 PM.

April 15, 2019

When:  Tuesday April 23rd, 6:00pm

Where:  George Di Ciero City and County Building 1 DesCombes Drive Broomfield, CO 80020

  • Email the Broomfield City Council at: council@broomfieldcitycouncil.org

  • JPPHA is asking Broomfield for $2.5 million to help fund the Jefferson Parkway. Broomfield City Council will be hearing from CDPHE and having a discussion about whether to approve this in their budget at the meetin...

April 14, 2019

When: Wednesday, April 24th, 7 - 8:30 PM

Where: Trinity Church, 7755 Vance Dr, Arvada 

Mark your calendar! Join us for a special evening with LeRoy Moore, PhD, as he launches his new book "People & Plutonium Don't Mix: Rocky Flats." During the meeting Dr. Moore will read excerpts from the book, discuss current issues at Rocky Flats, and welcome questions. The meeting will be followed by a book signing. Books will be for sale at the meeting...

April 12, 2019

When: Thursday, April 25th, 7 PM

Where: Sycamore Hall, Room 8130, Naropa University, 2130 Arapahoe Ave.

Join us for an evening of remembrance of filmmaker, Robert Godfrey.

The program will feature two short documentary films about protest at Rocky Flats, by Robert Godfrey. The films are a glimpse into the atmosphere of this unique time in history. Also, they present genuine insights from people who participated in the story.

March 29, 2019

When: Monday, April 1st, 6 PM

Where: Arvada City Hall, 8101 Ralston Rd, Arvada

JPPHA is asking Arvada for $2.5 million to help fund the Jefferson Parkway. Arvada City Council will be discussing whether to approve this in their budget at the meeting on 4/1/19. Please make public comment to not provide any more funding to the Jefferson Parkway project. 

The Jefferson Parkway is a risk to public health due to plutonium contamination that remai...

January 18, 2019

Contact the Broomfield and Arvada City Council: Deny New $7.5M Request for Jefferson Parkway

Did you know that the Jefferson Parkway Public Highway Authority has asked Arvada, Broomfield, and Jefferson County for $7,500,000 MORE MONEY for 2019?

Did you know that the JPPHA has ALREADY spent $10,500,000 in taxpayer dollars from those municipalities since 2008, and now wants that much MORE?

Resolutions to approve JPPHA’s additional 2019...

January 17, 2019

DOCUMENTS DESCRIBING BURIED CONTAMINATION MAY HELP RESOLVE CURRENT PUBLIC POLICY DEBATES

"Leaders of Rocky Flats community groups filed a legal Petition in U.S. District Court today calling on the government to unseal records from the 1989 -1992 Special Federal Grand Jury investigation into criminal actions at the former Denver-area nuclear weapons plant. The petitioners argue that the documents may provide evidence of unreported and unad...

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