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Town of Bennett Seeking Applications for the Board of Trustees

The Town of Bennett Board of Trustees is seeking applications to fill a vacancy for a Trustee position on the Board. The position will be filled by appointment following the review of submitted applications and interviews. 

Persons interested in serving on the Board of Trustees may fill out an application online here. Applications must be returned by 5:00 p.m. on September 14th, 2020.  

Town of Bennett Approves Temporary Water Restrictions

The Town of Bennett Board of Trustees approved temporary mandatory residential and commercial water restrictions beginning August 26, 2020 until September 8, 2020.  

Due to an incident involving a recent power outage, some of the Town of Bennett water supply has been slightly interrupted. In order to alleviate pressure on the water system and to protect available and future water supply, the Board approved temporary water restrictions.

Governor Jared Polis Issues 30-Day State-Wide Fire Ban

Governor Jared Polis signed an Executive Order ordering temporary fire restrictions across the State to reduce the risk of new fires and protect health and safety.

All campfires, fireworks, and other open sources of ignition are prohibited. Home barbecues, public grills, camp stoves, and approved covered fire pits are permissible.

You can read the full Executive Order here:

Town Administrator, Trish Stiles, Credentialed by International Local Government Management Organization

Trish Stiles, Town of Bennett Town Administrator, recently received the Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association. Ms. Stiles is one of over 1,300 local government management professionals currently credentialed through the ICMA Voluntary Credentialing Program.

Town of Bennett Board of Trustees Thank Phyllis Webb for Years of Service

After three years of dedicated service to the Town of Bennett, Trustee Phyllis Webb will be resigning from her position on the Board of Trustees.  Webb was first appointed to the Town Board in March 2017. 

“We would like to thank Trustee Webb for her time on the Board and the unique and valued opinions she brought to the group,” said Town Administrator, Trish Stiles. 

Planning and Zoning Commissioner, Suzette Pulliam, also recently announced her resignation from the Planning and Zoning Commission. Pulliam has served on the commission since February 2019.

Notice of Cancellation of Board of Trustees Meeting: July 28, 2020

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE the Study Session and Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Town of Bennett scheduled for Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 5:45 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., at the Bennett Town Hall located at 207 Muegge Way, Bennett, Colorado 80102 have been cancelled.

We apologize for any inconvenience, please contact the Town Clerk's Office with any questions or if we may be of further assistance at 303-644-3249 ext. 1001 or chart@bennett.co.us.