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The Historical Commission is a volunteer group that promotes the preservation and use of historical resources and historic sites through educational activities, publications and research projects. The mission of the Jefferson County Historical Commission is to inspire, encourage and coordinate historical activities in the county.
Saturday, April 30, 2016, from 9 – 3 PM The theme for this year is Transportation, Preservation & the Evolution of PlaceWill be held at the Rising Church (Historic Arvada Methodist Church) located at 7500 W. 57th Ave. in Olde Town Arvada, Colorado Please see flyer for more information Registration Form available here
The Jefferson County Historical Commission was established by a Resolution of the Board of County Commissioners on July 22, 1974. Initially, the primary purpose was to guide the observances of the Centennial - Bicentennial year of 1976. The Commission provided plaques for 25 sites of historical interest in the county and originated the "Festival of the West." All Jefferson County districts are represented equally on the Historical Commission.
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Jefferson County Landmark Program The Historic Landmark Nomination for the Jaycee Hall, Arvada was approved March 7, 2016.Property Name: Arvada Jaycee Hall Property Owner: Arvada Junior Chamber Foundation, Inc. Property Address: 5640 Yukon St., Arvada The Arvada JC Hall is 115 years old and was formally a church. It was the first non-residential structure in what is now known as Olde Town Arvada. The land was transferred to the church in 1900 in the structure was built between 1901 and 1902. In 1944 the Arvada Jaycees purchased the church.View application
The Jefferson County Historical Commission generally meets on the first Monday of the month at 2PM in room 1566/1567, Administration and Courts Facility located at 100 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden. Please refer to the agenda for updates on the meeting location and time.Contact email@example.com with questions.
District 1 Margaret T. Chapman – Year Appointed: 2007 - Expires: 3/31/2018 Richard Gardner – Year Appointed: 2005 - Expires: 12/31/2015 District 2 Tom Keefe – Year Appointed: 2015 - Expires: 3/31/2017 Deborah Andrews – Year Appointed: 2000 - Expires: 3/31/2018 District 3 Rita Peterson – Year Appointed: 1981 - Expires: 3/31/2018 Max Lankston – Year Appointed: 2016 - Expires: 3/31/2017 At Large Cynthia Shaw – Year Appointed: 2010 - Expires: 3/31/2018 Mary Lindsey – Year Appointed: 2010 - Expires: 3/31/2018 Lee Katherine Goldstein – Year Appointed: 2016 - Expires: 3/31/2019Leda Thaler – Year Appointed: 2016 - Expires: 3/31/2019Bonnie Scudder - Year Appointed: 2015 - Expires: 3/31/2017
Applications for new members are always welcomed and will be kept on file by the County Manager's Office to fill vacancies.
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