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The Arvada Economic Development Association Reaccredited by the International Economic Development Council

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) announces that the Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) has once again been recognized as one of 68 economic development organizations accredited by IEDC as an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). Originally accredited in 2013, the organization was reaccredited by IEDC following six successful years of activity as an AEDO …

Olde Town Arvada and City Extend Street Closures through March 31, 2021

The Olde Town Arvada Business Improvement District (BID) announced that to support local businesses in the COVID-19 recovery effort, the BID and the City of Arvada have extended street closures in Olde Town Arvada through March 31, 2021. “The Olde Town Arvada BID and the City of Arvada know it is critical to continue to …

Arvada brings total COVID-19 business recovery grant funding to $4.3 million

The City of Arvada has announced a second round of support for the local business community and continued recovery from the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. An additional $1.5 million in funding is now available, bringing the total amount of support provided to local businesses to $4.3 million. This second round of support is …

Business Bulletins

Arvada, Colorado offers a free COVID-19 at your business toolkit

Today the Arvada Chamber of Commerce, along with partners on the  Arvada Resiliency Taskforce, announced next steps in a proactive approach to helping businesses in the community during the  current public health crisis by offering a free COVID-19 COVID-19 At Your Business Toolkit that is a living, updated resource for employers and employees to navigate …

JCPH Announces New Office of Pandemic Response, Expands Resources to Control the Spread of COVID-19 in Community

Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) announced today the official launch of a new team, the Office of Pandemic Response (OPR), as part of the county’s long-term COVID-19 response and recovery strategy. The OPR’s main purpose will be to control the spread of COVID-19 in the community through at least the next two years by providing …

Olde Town Arvada Extends Street Closures through November 3

The Olde Town Arvada Business Improvement District (BID) announced today that to support local businesses in the COVID-19 recovery effort, street closures in Olde Town Arvada have been extended through November 3, 2020. “The Olde Town Arvada BID and the City of Arvada felt it was critical to continue to do everything possible to support …

Arvada Businesses Helping Out

My Kid’s Lunch, based in Arvada reshape student lunch program

A local student meal program that typically serves kids at schools has reshaped its service in response to school shutdowns because of the coronavirus. My Kid’s Lunch, based out of Arvada, is serving students about 12,000 meals — breakfast, lunch, and a snack — a day at multiple locations around the greater Denver area, said …

Great Harvest Bread Company in Arvada open and giving back to the community

The Great Harvest Bread Company located at 7745 Wadsworth Boulevard is doing its part by creating a community bread shelf. To learn more, visit Channel 7 

Goodwill Donates Hundreds of Scrubs to Nurses in Arvada

The donation helps nurses change frequently during the day and protect them as they treat patients with COVID-19. As the spread of coronavirus continues, first responders and medical workers remain on the front lines worrying about medical supplies running low. In response, many organizations are sending donations and helping in any way they can. Recently, …

Arvada in the News

Arvada Rallied for Small Businesses During COVID-19

Arvada Mayor Marc Williams was in his second term when the novel coronavirus hit his community. The city of approximately 121,000 immediately felt the impact on its small businesses – a hallmark of the community. Mayor Williams points out how small businesses and the Chamber of Commerce rallied to show that “Arvada, we can do …

Denver-area city governments step in to offer lifeline aid to small businesses – highlighting Arvada’s efforts

“I’m really proud of what is going on, not just around Arvada but around the region,” Marc Williams, Arvada Mayor said in an interview. Visit Denver Business Journal to read the complete story.

This Denver metro neighborhood is among the top 5 ‘hottest’ in the US for 2020

West Arvada is the fourth-“hottest” neighborhood in the U.S. for 2020, according to a new report by Seattle-based Redfin (Nasdaq: RDFN).

Virtual Meetings

City of Arvada – NOTICE OF VIRTUAL CONFERENCE MEETING – October 2020 Recording

A virtual Board meeting will be held by the Arvada Economic Development Association on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 12:00 PM.  The meeting will be held via Zoom Video Conferencing platform. If you have questions or comments for the AEDA Board regarding this meeting, please submit to [email protected] by Monday, September 12, 2020 at 3:00 …

City of Arvada – NOTICE OF VIRTUAL CONFERENCE MEETING – September 2020 Recording

A virtual Board meeting will be held by the Arvada Economic Development Association on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 11:00 am. The meeting will be held via Zoom Video Conferencing platform. If you have questions or comments for the AEDA Board regarding this meeting, please submit to [email protected] by Friday, September 11, 2020 at 3:00 …

City of Arvada – NOTICE OF VIRTUAL CONFERENCE MEETING – August 2020 Recording

A virtual Board meeting will be held by the Arvada Economic Development Association on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 1:30 pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom Video Conferencing platform. If you have questions or comments for the AEDA Board regarding this meeting, please submit to [email protected] by Friday, August 14, 2020 at 3:00 …