Monthly Archives: March 2016

Alternative Funding for Transportation


Alternative Funding for Transportation by John Kiljan [updated 19 March 2016] In an earlier article, I wrote that a 0.5% sales tax increase would cost an additional $65 a year for an average Arvada family – based upon a median … Continue reading

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City Staff Recommends 17% Sales Tax Increase


by John Kiljan At a 6:00 pm workshop on March 14th, the Arvada City Staff will recommend increasing the City’s general sales tax from 3.0% to 3.5% (a 17% increase) with the extra 0.5% going largely to road maintenance and … Continue reading

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Arvada Square Redevelopment in 2016/2017


by John Kiljan [updated 10 March 2016] Did you ever want to live above a grocery store while looking out over a park and a new shopping center? That may sound strange, but you may soon have that opportunity where … Continue reading

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