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CDOT Concrete Panel Replacement Starting June 1, 2020

The Colorado Department of Transportation will be conducting concrete panel replacement on the ramps to State Highway 79 starting Monday June 1, 2020. 

Please be advised when traveling through the area, these repairs will cause closures and delays. Use alternate routes if at all possible. 

If you have questions, please contact CDOT or the Town of Bennett Public Works Department at (303)644-3249 ext. 1010. 

Virtual Town of Bennett Board of Adjustment Meeting

The Town of Bennett Board of Adjustment meeting on May 28, 2020 will be held virtually. You can join us from your computer, mobile device, or video system by using the link below. 

The Town's virtual public meetings have transitioned from WebX to Zoom. The information for the Zoom Link can be found below.

Board of Adjustments, May 28, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Please click the link to join the meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83423332517

Password: 926046

Virtual Support from Adams and Arapahoe County

Adams and Arapahoe County are offering virtual meeting times to learn more about support services and available Federal & State assistance programs, which include: Food Assistance, Health First Colorado (Medicaid), Cash Assistance, Child Care Assistance and LEAP.  

Tuesday, May 26
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.          

To schedule a virtual appointment time call or email:  

Adams County: 720-523-2114, KOjeda@adcogov.org

The Bennett High School Class of 2020 Graduation Celebration

The Bennett School District is inviting the seniors and their immediate family members to be a part of a graduation parade on Sunday May 17 at 1:00 p.m.

Seniors and their families should arrive at the high school big gym parking lot at 11:30 a.m. to line up and register the graduating senior in the parade and graduation recognition. The graduates will receive their caps and gowns and are asked to wear them throughout the parade celebration. 

The parade will begin at 1 p.m. and the parents and students will drive through the parade route together. 

Take Out Tuesdays

Introducing Take Out Tuesdays! The Town of Bennett and local restaurants want to give back to our neighbors. In the next coming weeks local restaurants will be providing free or discounted meals* to community members. 

Tuesday, June 2 : Happy Burrito
In Partnership with the 2020 Census

695 Palmer Ave.
Bennett ,CO 80102

Lunch: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Three (3) Free Tacos. Choice of Pork or Steak. 

Building Safety Month

Building Safety Month is an international campaign that takes place in May to raise awareness about building safety. This campaign reinforces the need for the adoption of modern, regularly-updated building codes, and helps individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes to create safe and sustainable structures.

National Pet Month, Discounted Animal Licensing

Is your pet licensed with the Town of Bennett?

We would like to remind all Bennett residents that all dogs and cats are required by law to be licensed with the Town. Licenses for spayed/neutered pets are $10.00 and $25.00 for intact animals. Senior Citizens over the age of 65 receive 50% discount on spayed/neutered pet licenses. Proof of current rabies vaccination is required with the annual payment and you will be issued a Town of Bennett license tag, good for one (1) year.  

Railroad Crossing Repairs May 5, 2020

Union Pacific Railroad will be conducting railroad crossing repairs on the State Highway 79 and Adams Street crossing on May 5th, 2020 starting at 7:00 a.m.

The road will be closed in both directions. 

Detours will be posted but alternate routes are advised. 

If you have any questions, please contact the Town of Bennett’s Public Works Department at (303)644-3249 ext. 1010.