• Board of County Commissioner Telephone Town Halls

    One tool the Jeffco Board of County Commissioners is using to provide information to citizens is telephone town halls. This popular way to reach out to citizens has helped the commissioners get in touch with thousands of citizens in just an hour each time. It allows citizens to listen, ask questions or answer polling questions without leaving home. It has been successful in gaining important feedback from Jeffco residents.  

    2016 Telephone Town Halls

    Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, 6:30-7:30 p.m. 

    The commissioners hosted a telephone town hall and discussed several topics including the approved 2016 budget; transportation and the latest updates on the WestConnect project; and the slash program and results from the first year of the expanded program. Calls were placed to 50,000 randomly selected phone numbers in unincorporated Jeffco.    


    2015 Telephone Town Halls

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 6:30-7:30 p.m. 

    The commissioners hosted a telephone town hall to discuss wildfires, flooding and emergency preparedness. Calls were made to 50,000 randomly selected phone numbers in unincorporated Jeffco.

    2014 Telephone Town Halls

    Monday, April 21, 2014, 6:30-7:30 p.m.  

    • The meeting was a discussion on if the county should allow the sale of medical and or recreational marijuana in unincorporated Jefferson County.
    • Approximately 50,000 random phone numbers of residents in unincorporated Jeffco were called.
    • Listen to the audio recording of the April 21 meeting External Link Icon
    • Read the April 21 meeting report Adobe PDF Icon.


    2013 Telephone Town Halls

    Budget and county services:

    Disaster recovery from recent storm and flood damage:  

    WestConnect Project:  

             Visit westconnectjeffco.com External Link Icon for more information on this project.

    2012 Telephone Town Hall

    As the annual preparation of the county budget began in the fall of 2012, the commissioners were looking for feedback from residents. They used innovative telephone town hall technology on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, from 7 to 8 p.m. to reach 50,000 Jeffco households.

    You can view the 2012 town hall meeting report Adobe PDF Icon, which shows how 7,038 attendees stayed on the line for an average of 10 minutes each or listen to the audio recording External Link Icon.


    Last Updated: 7-26-2016