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Basket handled 6th Avenue Bridge moved into place in Lakewood, is largest object ever moved within Jefferson County. Curving 17-span Indiana Bridge completed the same year at Golden, both part of West Corridor light rail project.
St. Anthony West Hospital, Jefferson County’s first major hospital built from scratch in a century, completed in Lakewood.
Jefferson County’s Sesquicentennial Gala held at Jefferson County Fairgrounds.
James Baugh House at 11361 W. 44th Ave. in Wheat Ridge listed on the National Register of Historic Places. One of the oldest log structures still standing in Colorado as of 2012.
Lower North Fork Fire claims three lives, making it the first lethal wildfire in Jefferson County in 152 years. The fire spread over 1400 acres and burned 23 houses and a barn, and the historic 1887 Lamb School on Kuehster Road.
Burial of sesquicentennial time capsule in the Memorial Garden west of the Courts and Administration Building on the Jefferson County Government Center campus.
Golden Cemetery listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Colorow Council Tree (at least 400 yrs. old) and Rooney Ranch Picnic Site approved as County's newest landmarks. This designation marks the first natural feature to be named as a landmark.
Denver Mountain Parks celebrates its centennial.
Jefferson County Open Space celebrates its 40th anniversary.
Fruitdale School at 10801 W. 44th Ave. in Wheat Ridge added to the National Register of Historic Places. Designed by Temple Hoyne Buell in 1927.
West Rail Line (W Line) opens. Links Golden and parts of Jefferson County with 11 stations that connect to downtown Denver.
Staunton State Park opens to the public. Staunton Ranch buildings designated as National Rural Historic Landscape on December 4, 2012.
Baehrden Lodge in Pine Valley Ranch Park reopens to the public after restoration. Designed by J.J.B. Benedict in 1928.
Major floods hit the Front Range. In Jefferson County, Clear Creek, Bear Creek, and Coal Creek Canyon hardest hit.
Little White Schoolhouse in Conifer added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Travis Edward Sandlin is first person to escape from the Jefferson County Detention Center. He escaped from the 6th floor of the North Tower and was on the run for 10 days, recaptured in Boulder County.
Ken-Caryl Ranch celebrates 100 years.
Conifer icon Norm Meyer dies.
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