Conservation efforts at Rock Ridge Cemetery honor Douglas County history

Published on September 3, 2021 in 2021, Breaking News & Historic and Natural Resources The historic legacies of some of Douglas County’s early residents are now protected at Rock Ridge Cemetery. Many of the markers and monuments placed in this one-acre cemetery, located on top of a hill in Cherry Valley, were showing the effects of time and age.…

Castle Rock Water treatment plant recognized for outstanding performance

Supplying high-quality drinking water is Castle Rock Water’s top priority. Now, the department is being recognized for those efforts. Castle Rock Water was recently awarded Outstanding Water Treatment Plant by the Rocky Mountain Section of the American Water Works Association. The recognition, in the large category (serving more than 50,000 people), was for excellent operation…

Local and state agencies announce wildlife fencing safety project along I-25 in Douglas County

CDOT, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Castle Pines, Town of Castle Rock and Douglas County to partner on driver and wildlife safety plan along I-25 near Castle Pines and Castle Rock Douglas County – Recent and historical incidents of vehicle/animal collisions along the Interstate 25 corridor in Douglas County, paired with growing public concern for safety…