Castle Rock’s Talent is Homegrown

Collaboration plants seeds to set up local students for success. By Kim Madlom, Livability.com Castle Rock and Douglas County business and education leaders are collaborating to better develop its workforce locally, setting up students for prime career opportunities that will keep them home. “The goal is to build a bullpen of talent with education and experience…

SafeHome.org: Safe City Ranking

Once again, Castle Rock has made the SafeHome.org list as one of the safest cities in the state. In the 2020 report, Castle Rock ranked No. 6 in Colorado. The study used the FBI’s latest report on type and frequency of crimes, crime trends, and other data points such as law enforcement ratio, demographics, population density,…

U.S. News: America’s Healthiest Community

In 2019, Douglas County was ranked No. 1 healthiest community in the second-annual U.S. News ranking. For this study, counties were evaluated on 10 categories that shape the core of a community’s well-being, from traditional heath indicators like cancer and obesity, to social determinants such as crime rate, housing quality and the share of population living in…