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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Sign up for a one-on-one nutrition counseling session

A nutrition session just for you — to fit your individual health and nutrition goals, busy schedule and tastes.

Thursday, April 68:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (50 minute sessions offered throughout the day)HR Conf Room 3107 &CD Conf Room 2004

Register h...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Improve your health and win prizes with UHC’s online wellness program

Rally is a website and app found on myuhc.com that offers personalized recommendations to help you move more, eat better, and feel great. Earn up to $200 in gift card credit by completing activities such as the health assessment, missions and the cost-est...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Healthy Choices Challenge winners

Congratulations to the following employees for recording a minimum of 32 healthy choices during the Healthy Choices Challenge and having their name randomly drawn for a $50 Visa gift card:

  • Uriel Akiva
  • Gilbert Arellano
  • James Herring
  • Gloria Lorenz
  • Sherry Mamasia...
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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) vendor change

This is a reminder that our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) vendor changed beginning January 1, 2017 to ComPsych.

Follow these instructions to set up an account online to start using the many offerings available. 

Through the GuidanceResource program...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

All Hands presentation and Q&A

Thanks for all who were able to attend one of the All Hands meetings these last couple weeks. 

The presentation and Questions & Answers are now available online. Feel free to reach out to your department director, deputy city manager or city manager i...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Employee holiday party time preference; photos from 2016

The Employee Activity Committee would like your input on the holiday party, specifically what time of day you prefer. 

Please take a couple minutes to complete the survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CCholidayparty2017 

The survey will close Mar...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Enter to win tickets to the March 18 Rapids’ game

Employees have an opportunity to win tickets to the Saturday, March 18 Rapids’ game.

Rapids vs. Minnesota United – March 18, 7 p.m.

Ten pairs of 2 will be given out. These are suite tickets. Must enter by end of day March 13.

Enter by submitting ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Healthy choices wellness challenge ends Feb. 24

The Healthy Choices challenge ends Feb. 24. Record at least 32 healthy choices during the challenge you will be entered into a gift card drawing. Ten names will be drawn to win a $50 gift card and this challenge counts toward the 2018 floating holiday. Su...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Go for the goal with the Slam Dunk wellness challenge

Inspired by the March Madness basketball finals, participants are motivated to keep moving toward winning health and well-being. Join a team by March 9 and track your health improvements through bracket-based competition. Registration opens Feb. 27.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Thank you for Spreading the Love in Commerce City

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Thanks to everyone who participated in this year’s Spread the Love campaign. Because of your generosity, 360 jars of peanut butter and jelly were collected at city buildings. An additional 1,123 jars were collected at the Cram the Cruiser event ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Updated population count

The city’s population count has been updated by the U.S. Census Bureau. The most recent-estimated population, as of July 2015, is 53,696. To be consistent throughout the city, please use this number in your external and publishing materials. Cit...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Canceled! Diversity in the workplace

This event has been canceled. Workshop will be rescheduled in May.

In today’s workplace, appreciation and tolerance of differences have become essential skills. Recognizing, understanding, and leveraging the unique aspects of age, gender, race, culture and...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

2017 Employee Wellness Program brochure

Check out the 2017 Employee Wellness Program brochure to learn about what wellness challenges, events and classes will be offered throughout the year. NEW challenges this year include Slam Dunk Wellness in March, Get Fit on Route 66 in May, and Passport i...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Enjoy a free heart-healthy breakfast!

Come enjoy a healthy Whole Food’s catered breakfast and mingle with your colleagues! Oatmeal, fruit and more provided.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 22
  • 7 - 9 a.m.
  • Recreation Center

See attached flyer for more info.

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Upcoming All Hands meetings

Mark your calendar, the annual employee All Hands meetings are scheduled in the next few weeks. City Manager Brian McBroom will discuss highlights from last year, the budget, upcoming projects and open it up for Q&A. Mark your calendars and plan to at...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

One-on-one meetings with ICMA

Debra Adair with ICMA will be onsite hosting one-on-one meetings to discuss your retirement plans and the options available to hit your retirement goals.

Schedule an appointment with Debra.

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Easily submit questions and suggestions

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Have a question or suggestion for city staff or departments? Submit it through Questions & Suggestions! All submissions are anonymous and responses are shared on the Employee Feedback page of the intranet.  Find the button on the intranet home page.

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

New IT request portal

On Feb. 1, 2017, the IT department will offer a new service to all employees. Because we have outgrown the current CRM system, all IT-related requests will now go through the new IT request service portal.

The goal of having this new service portal is for ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Managing effective meetings

Recent research suggests that on any given day seventeen million meetings are held and that one-third of a manager's time is spent in meetings.  Many meetings are ineffective due to a lack of an agenda, poor meeting management skills, a ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

E-mail chaos!

Overwhelmed by e-mail? Inbox bursting at the seams? Not getting the response you want? Trouble finding what you need? Learn tips and tricks that will help you manage e-mail, and your time spent on it, more effectively.

Wednesday, Feb. 228:30 – 11:30 a.m.Mu...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Healthy choices wellness challenge kicks off Jan. 30

Challenge yourself to make a new, healthy choice every day! During Healthy Choices, you make simple, life-changing choices every day to improve your well-being. Go the extra step and record at least 32 healthy choices during the challenge you will be ente...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Spread the Love and support local food banks

Spread the love with donations of peanut butter and jelly jars now through February 14 and support Commerce City food banks. Nearly 1 in 6 Colorado households with children report an inability to afford adequate food. Each year there is a need for nonperi...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Facility safety and security survey

The city is in the process of reviewing safety and security throughout all city buildings and we want your input. Please take a few minutes to complete this quick survey of about eight questions. Your honest and open feedback is encouraged so we can bette...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

From the city attorney’s office: Meet the legal team

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The city attorney is the legal advisor for the city and provides legal advice to the city council, boards, management, and employees relating to their official duties. The city attorney also prepares or reviews ordinances, resolutions, contracts, and proc...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Classification and compensation workshop

At this training, you will learn the process used to determine pay families and pay grades; tools used to classify positions, factors utilized in setting salaries and the current pay philosophy.

Designed for all employees

Wednesday, January 181 – 2 p.m.Huma...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Investing in college savings plans

College Savings Program Lunch n’ Learn

Learn about the benefits of saving for college and the plans offered by CollegeInvest®, a not-for-profit division of the Colorado Department of Higher Education.

Through CollegeInvest®, employees have access to Colorad...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Clear civic center walkways for carpet cleaning this weekend

Carpet cleaning is scheduled for this Saturday in walkways and conference rooms throughout the civic center. Carpet in offices and cubicles will not be cleaned, as efforts will focus on hallways and other high-traffic areas.

Please remove all items (e.g. b...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

The new year will bring a new IT service for all city employees

The New Year will bring a new IT service for all city employees. Starting in February, IT will have a new service portal called Information Technology Service Management (ITSM).

The goal of having this new service portal is for our department to be more ef...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Stay safe on icy sidewalks this winter

Colorado experiences a tremendous freeze and thaw effect during the winter months, often creating the ideal “black ice” conditions and slippery sidewalks.

Keep in mind that all wet pavement and sidewalks should be treated as if they were “black ice” and ca...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Commerce city holiday closures

Commerce City's administrative offices will be closed Dec. 26, 2016 and Jan. 2, 2017 in observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays. The Commerce City Recreation Center will close at 1 p.m. on Dec. 24 and Dec. 31. The recreation center is closed o...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Project present wraps up another holiday season

Commerce City staff members and police officers deliver presents

Program Spreads Holiday Cheer to 240 Local Children

The holiday is brighter for 240 local children this year because of Commerce City’s annual Project Present. The program is supported from the generosity of local businesses and city employees.

Created by t...

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Posted on: December 8, 2016

Snow removal crews compete in national snow roadeo

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Long before the season’s first snowfall, crews from the Public Works Street Division were preparing for snow removal operations to keep city roads clear through the winter. As part of this preparation each year, the street division attends the annual Amer...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Win prizes big and small at the end-of-year wellness drawing luncheon

It’s finally time! Employees who participated in the 2016 Wellness Series will have their names entered into a drawing for various prizes. The more you participated, the more entries you will have to win. Winners do not need to be present,but only event a...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Employment law update annual presentation

This annual presentation, scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., will summarize the 2016 law updates that affect the city and is required for supervisors and above to attend.  

Register now.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

HR library books available for check out

Human Resources has established a library of books on various topics including leadership, integrity and customer service. 

Use the Sign Up sheet to view the titles and check them out.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Concrete work taking place in front of civic center

Over approximately the next two weeks, crews will remove and replace concrete in front of the civic center at the corner of E. 60th Avenue and Trenton Street. This work will alter the existing curb alignment to accommodate RTD bus service to the civic cen...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Walktober wellness challenge winners

Congratulations to the following employees for earning at least 20 leaf icons in the annual Walktober Wellness Challenge and having their name randomly drawn for a $50 Visa gift card:

  • Cinda Murdock
  • Karen O’Donnell
  • Natalie Pineda
  • Nick Neurauter
  • Vicki Masters
  • Ane...
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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Floating holiday 2017 recipients

If your name is missing from the list but you earned the floating holiday, please contact Glen Batista immediately at x3762 or gbatista@c3gov.com.

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Reminder: N Drive goes away at end of year, move to OneDrive

In September, the city launched the Microsoft OneDrive for Business cloud application and many employees attended the OneDrive for Business training and learned about the city’s new cloud system for email and file storage.

What you need to do:
- If ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Stress management seminar

Boost your Zen in this interactive, one-hour presentation. Identify stress triggers and learn how to manage stress in the home, office and more. Registration is required. Check with your supervisor for approval to attend. This challenge is worth 1 point t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Give your feedback about wellness programs!

The Employee Wellness Committee is interested in your feedback about the 2016 wellness program and healthy vending machine options. Your input will be considered during the planning of 2017 activities. Take a few minutes to complete the survey. Reach out ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Open enrollment ends Nov. 20, you must select enroll if you want coverage

Open enrollment is an active enrollment, meaning all eligible employees must make elections for the 2017 plan year if you want coverage.

Human resources is available Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the human resources office for one-on-one m...Read on...

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Holiday party Dec. 8, break out that ugly sweater

The city’s employee holiday party is Thursday, Dec. 8 at 11 a.m. in the recreation center gym. The buffet-style feast will include a hearty, holiday dinner with fixins. For fun, there’s an ugly sweater contest with prizes.

Event is employees only and ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

GIS Day is Nov. 16, learn the power of mapping

The GIS division is inviting all employees to discover the world through GIS (geographic information system) mapping. Stop by the civic center, room 3109 on Wednesday Nov. 16 between 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. as the city’s GIS pros showcase the real-world app...Read on...

Posted on: November 1, 2016

Payroll calendar and check schedule available

The city's payroll calendar and check schedule is now available. Holidays, pay dates and pay period weeks are all included.

Visit the Payroll & Leave Requests page
Posted on: October 27, 2016

Colorful Choices Wellness Challenge Winners

The Colorful Choices Wellness Challenge took place from September 2-20. Congratulations to the following employees for earning at least 160 points in the challenge and having their name randomly drawn for a $50 Visa gift card:
Mike HreljaKerry Romero
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Posted on: October 27, 2016

It's time for the end-of-year cash out

COMP BANK can only be cashed out twice a year, June and December. If you wish to cash it out now, you must notify payroll no later than November 18, 2016. The cash out will be paid along with your regular earnings on payroll #24, dated December 2, 2016.
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Posted on: October 27, 2016

How your Retirement Plans Work Together on Nov. 10

Join ICMA-RC Thursday, November 10 from 10– 11 a.m. in HR conference room 3107 to learn how our retirement plans work together. Both your 457 Deferred Compensation and 401(a) plans help you save for retirement with convenience and tax advantages. Learn mo...Read on...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Meet with an AFLAC representative

Open enrollment is your opportunity to make changes to all benefits, including Voluntary Benefits. The City’s AFLAC representative will be onsite to answer questions on the voluntary benefits plans and enroll employees On November 1 and 3. To schedule an ...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2016

Free Employee Personal Training & Weight Loss Boot Camp

The Wellness Series is providing Semi-Private Personal Training Sessions and Weight Loss Boot Camp registration to a limited number of employees at no cost! The next boot camp starts November 1.

Free Weight Loss Boot Camp Registration Details
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Posted on: October 13, 2016

Open enrollment kicks off Oct. 31, attend one of these meetings

Employee open enrollment occurs from Oct. 31 – Nov. 20. This is when employees have an opportunity to select and update their health benefits for 2017. It is an active enrollment; 2016 health benefits DO NOT roll over, you must make selections for 2017 to...Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Less than three weeks left to complete the health assessment for the floating holiday!

As part of the requirement for eligible employees to earn the floating holiday for 2017, employees must complete the online health assessment. Employees enrolled in the city’s medical plan, must take the health assessment through myuhc.com. Follow instr...Read on...

Wellness Page
Posted on: October 12, 2016

Tim Moore receives state association’s highest honor

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Tim Moore, athletics recreation supervisor, received the 2016 Fellow Award from the Colorado Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA), the highest honor bestowed upon a CPRA member each year.

Nominees for this award must have worked a minimum of eight ...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2016

Employee Benefits and Wellnes Fair

The annual Employee Benefits and Wellness Fair will be held October 18 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in council chambers.

Employees can talk one-on-one with the benefit providers and learn more about health and wellness. FREE flu shots will be offered to full-...Read on...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Benefits Open Enrollment

It is that time of year again! The city has finalized its benefits plan for 2017 and it is important that you take an active role in your health choices. Open enrollment occurs from October 31 through November 20 and is an active enrollment; all eligible ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Walktober Wellness Challenge

Employees are invited to participate in the final wellness challenge of 2016. The goal for Walktober is to accumulate leaf icons each day by walking or performing other physical activities.

For each 30 minutes or 6,000 steps participants receive a red...Read on...

Register Here
Posted on: September 20, 2016

Monkeys and Mayhem for Supervisors

Supervisors and managers juggle more and more tasks in less and less time, which can leave them in a constant state of confusion.
There are some simple ways to loosen the work load, increase productivity and let everyone else around learn, do and gain m...Read on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Save the Date – Holiday party is Dec. 8

Mark your calendars! The employee holiday party is scheduled for Dec. 8. This year’s theme is going to be “Ugly Holiday Sweater” so start digging through your closets now! More information will come closer to the date.

December 8
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. R...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Free Blueprint for Financial Success Seminar

The Wellness Series invites all employees to attend a free seminar on how to establish a strong financial foundation.

Financial Advisors from High Point Financial Group will take participants through basic strategies and provide a workbook for employ...Read on...

Health and Wellness Page
Posted on: September 8, 2016

Women and Financial Planning class

Women face unique challenges to building retirement security; they are more likely than men to interrupt their careers to care for family and to live longer. While on average they are less involved in personal finances, they tend to be better investors. J...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Understanding your Medical Benefits class

Join the HR team for this workshop which provides practical information on understanding medical insurance. This class will focus on choosing the best medical plan for you and your family in the coming year. This class will not cover any specific changes ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Free Employee Personal Training & Weight Loss Boot Camp

The Wellness Series is providing Semi-Private Personal Training Sessions and Weight Loss Boot Camp registration to a limited number of employees at no cost!

Free Semi-Private Personal Training Criteria:

1. Training packages will include 3-one hour s...Read on...

Registration Packet
Posted on: September 8, 2016

Rescheduled Employee BBQ on Wednesday

The employee BBQ last month had good food and good company, but it was really wet! The city manager decided to host another BBQ event to provide employees an opportunity to socialize and be rewarded without all the
rain. Grab a co-worker and let’s cross ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Luke Bryan Concert Parking Impact

Starting Friday, September 9 at 1 p.m., there will be no parking on E. 60th Avenue. City employees and council members will need their city ID card to park in the Civic Center parking lot. Employee and business traffic will be permitted to enter the south...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

New Pregnancy Accommodation Law

In August, a Colorado Pregnancy Accommodation Law was put in place with the passing of House Bill 16-1438 to follow the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act. Under the Act, employers must engage in the interactive process with applicants or employees who have a ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Phish Concert Parking Impact

Parking impacts for Phish concert this weekend

Starting Friday, September 2 at 3 p.m., there will be no parking on E. 60th Avenue. City employees and council members will need their city ID card to park in the Civic Center parking lot. Employee and bu...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

Microsoft Onedrive for Business Project is Underway

I am pleased to announce the Microsoft OneDrive for Business project is underway. OneDrive for Business is part of the Office365 platform and provides a place to store, share and sync work files in the cloud. OneDrive for Business is different from the ...Read on...

One Drive business Training Signup Sheet
Posted on: August 29, 2016

New Online Email Portal

Webmail.c3gov.com is no longer available. Everyone should be using https://portal.office.com as a replacement.

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Colorful Choices Wellness Challenge Begins in September

All employees are invited to join the Colorful Choices Wellness Challenge that begins on September 2nd.

Go at it solo or join a team with the goal of eating at least 5 produce servings each day with the colors red, orange, yellow/white, green, and bl...Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Marvin Rodriguez

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On August 12, long-time employee Marvin Rodriguez passed away. Marvin was with the city for 26 years and showed tremendous kind-heartedness throughout his employment here. Along with serving in the parks division, he took great interest in the Employee ...Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Time Management Training

Time management training – Take Control of Your Life

Do you wish you had more hours in the day? Do you get to the end of the day wondering what you really accomplished? Are you too overworked to focus on your job? Take control back! This presentation p...Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Phone Migration Update

Greetings,

Over the weekend we were able to migrate to the new phone systems and place a majority of the new phones. I want thank the Project Team for all of their hard work and long hours, it is much appreciated. A special thanks to the Department r...Read on...

Using Your New Phone
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Reminder: Planned Outages for the Phone system Migration this Weekend

Reminder, 8/19 at 2:00 p.m. and throughout the weekend. the IT department will be migrating the City to the new phone system. We will do our best to minimize impacts over the course of the weekend. Here is the schedule for the migration:

• Frida...Read on...

Training Tutorial
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Summer Games Wellness Challenge Winners

The Summer Games Wellness Challenge took place from July 1- July 28
Congratulations to the following employees for finishing the route and having their name randomly drawn for a $50 Visa gift card:

1. Ann Freiberg2. Bobbie Vik
3. Cinda Murdock4. ...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Have You Earned Your Floating Holiday?

To earn a floating holiday, non-FOP eligible employees must complete at least one Wellness Challenge AND complete a UHC or PHN health assessment. Not sure how many challenges you have completed in 2016? View the Wellness page from the link below to lear...Read on...

Wellness Page
Posted on: August 11, 2016

Congratulations to Employees on Reaching These Milestones

August is employee appreciation month and we want to recognize and thank all employees for their dedication and hard work to keep the city running on a daily basis. Special congratulations are in order for the following employees on reaching these service...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Phone Cutover Rescheduled

The phone cutover this weekend is cancelled and has been rescheduled to start on Friday 8/19.

This was necessary in order to schedule the additional network outages needed to complete the preparation work for the cutover.

The new date for the phys...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

See Phish in Concert

In honor of employee appreciation month, employees have an opportunity to win suite tickets to the Phish concert at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park during Labor Day weekend.

Concert Dates: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 2-4

Fifteen pairs of two t...Read on...

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/phish2016
Posted on: August 8, 2016

Student Success Starts with Supplies

The police department is once again collecting school supplies throughout the month of August to benefit local students during the upcoming school year. This annual school supply drive is a success because of the support of individuals and local organizat...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

Free Employee Fitness Boot Camp

All employees are invited to join a personal trainer led 45 minute boot camp class that will develop strength, cardio, and endurance using fitness props and bodyweight. No experience is necessary as modifications and adjustments will be provided for every...Read on...

For more information click here
Posted on: August 2, 2016

Traffic delays expected along Quebec on 8/3/16

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is visiting Adams City High School on Wednesday. Expect traffic impacts along Quebec Parkway from about 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. with the understanding that this schedule may change. If possible, avoid the area.

Posted on: July 28, 2016

Recreation center closed August 22-September 5

The Commerce City Recreation Center will be closed from August 22 to September 5 for annual cleaning and maintenance. Recreation center classes and trips are also on break during this time.

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Parking instructions for Bassnectar concert July 29-30

Starting Friday, July 29 at 1 p.m., there will be no parking on E. 60th Ave. City employees and council members will need their city ID card to park in the Civic Center parking lot.

The south entrance off E. 60th Ave. into the Civic Center parking lot...Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

August is Employee Appreciation Month

Pancake Breakfast - August 11 from 7-9 a.m. in Rec Center rooms A&B
Ice cream - August 17 from 2-3 p.m.
BBQ in the park - August 24 from 11-1 p.m. at Pioneer Park

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Customer Relations: Making the Connection

In this workshop, participants discover how to create customer service experiences which ensure that people leave not merely as “satisfied customers” but as “loyal customers.” This workshop has been designed for individuals who have direct or indirect cu...Read on...

REGISTER - Customer Service
Posted on: July 14, 2016

A Message from City Council

Last week was a terrible tragedy for communities across the country and the law enforcement profession. Senseless acts of violence serve no purpose other than to divide and deteriorate our national fabric.

In times like these, it is even more important...Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2016

This Thursday – Understand your credit score

Community Choice Credit Union will be onsite hosting a lunch & learn on understanding your credit score this Thursday, July 14 from noon – 1 p.m. in room 3107. It will be limited to the first 15 employees who register and lunch will be provided as wel...Read on...

Register Here
Posted on: July 7, 2016

Phone System and Network Upgrade Information

The information technology department continues to make changes and upgrades. Thank you for your patience during these upgrades. The end result is to provide employees with better tools and technology to do their job.

The next major upgrade will be...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Press conference to be held in the Civic Center Atrium at 10 A.M. on June 29

At 10 A.M. Wednesday June 29, you may see a press conference being held to discuss the CCPD implementation of body cameras. Setup for the event will start at 8:30 A.M.

More information regarding the Press Conference
Posted on: June 28, 2016

Off Your Seat & On Your Feet Wellness Challenge: Winners Announced!

The Off Your Seat & On Your Feet Wellness Challenge that took place from May 2- May 31.

Participants that completed at least 40 of the 52 tasks were entered into a drawing for a $50 Visa gift card.

Congratulations to the following employees:
1....Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2016

HR Announces Our New Risk Manager

Brennan Mendus

We are pleased to announce that we have found our new Risk Manager, Brennan Mendus. Brennan comes to us from the Douglas County School District where he has worked for the past 20 years, and is currently their Assistant Director of Risk Management. He at...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2016

The fourth 2016 Wellness Challenge is here!

Summer Games is an online wellness challenge that encourages participants to get up and move while tracking health improvements and moving through virtual interactive trails all over the world. The challenge is inspired by the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and ...Read on...

For more information click here
Posted on: June 17, 2016

New discounts available for hearing aids and frames

If you need new frames for your eyeglasses or are considering hearing aids be sure to visit the Employee Discounts page. You can also receive special pricing for Door-to-Door Organics, rental cars, Recreation Center membership and more!

See discounts just for employees here
Posted on: June 13, 2016

City achieves first-ever Elite Status with LiveWell Colorado

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Congratulations to Commerce City for achieving LiveWell Colorado’s Elite Status City recognition. Since 2013, the city has adopted many policies which make it a healthy place to live, work and play. Special recognition goes to the HEAL committee members, ...Read on...

Learn more about the Elite Status here.
Posted on: June 8, 2016

Public Works hosts open house and touch-a-truck event

City employees and their families, along with all city residents, are invited to join the public works department for the second annual public works open house and touch-a-truck on Thursday, June 16. The event features free food, games, music and a look b...Read on...

Click here for the event flier
Posted on: June 8, 2016

Turn your waste into garden goodness

Denver Urban Gardens will be onsite Tuesday, June 28 hosting a lunch and learn on composting. This class, will focus on the benefits of composting and how to get started. Whether you have a garden and are looking for ways to compost mulch for more essenti...Read on...

Register by via the calendar item on the intranet
Posted on: June 8, 2016

Bike to Work Day is June 22

The wellness team will once again represent Commerce City by hosting a station for participants offering breakfast from 6:30 – 9 a.m. at the Sand Creek Trailhead. Bike to Work day is devoted to applauding commuters who choose to bike to work, carpool or t...Read on...

http://biketoworkday.us/
Posted on: June 8, 2016

Learn about the benefits renewal process

The annual benefits renewal process is quickly approaching and the benefits team has begun meeting to prepare. Each year the city, with the help of the benefits team, evaluates the current plans and designs to ensure that the best plans are being offered ...Read on...

Learn more and register by visiting the calendar.
Posted on: June 2, 2016

Volunteers needed for neighborhood outreaches

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City staff is needed to assist with serving food at the city’s neighborhood outreaches. The neighborhood outreach events provide free food and entertainment for the community, along with informational booths about the city, local nonprofit organizations a...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Expect traffic impacts June 2 as Commerce City welcomes the US Women’s National Soccer Team

The U.S. Women’s National Team match against Japan is Thursday, June 2 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Tickets are sold out! More than 18,000 visitors are expected to be at the stadium.

Employees should expect some traffic impacts during this time as th...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Starting in June, the city’s email is migrating to Microsoft Office 365

Starting in June, the city’s email is migrating to Microsoft Office 365. Office 365 is Microsoft’s solution to hosting and providing its service on the “cloud.” Cloud hosting means that files, programs, storage and more are housed on an offsite facility w...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Please remove all vehicles from the last row of the parking lot before the weekend

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This Saturday, May 14, Commerce City Public Works is hosting a Green Yard Waste Drop Off Event for residents at the Civic Center. The event will be utilizing the outer ring of the north side parking lot at the Civic Center (see attached map). ALL Vehicle...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Talk to a retirement plan specialist on May 19

Want to review or update your retirement plan(s)? Following the retirement class, 10 Question Retiree Guide, on Thursday, May 19 from 10 – 11 a.m., Debra Adair, ICMA Plan Specialist, will be available for individual appointments between noon – 3 p.m. Rese...Read on...

Reserve your appointment today!
Posted on: April 28, 2016

Custom foot insoles available on a first come basis

The city is once again partnering with Foot Balance to provide employees with free shoe insoles. This event is split between two days, June 6 and June 13, and limited to the first 86 employees who reserve a spot (43 spots for each date.) Many of our posit...Read on...

Calendar Link
Posted on: April 28, 2016

Prescription Drug Roundup

Drop-off your expired, unused prescription medication for FREE at the Prescription Drug Roundup on Saturday, April 30 from 10 am until 2 pm. Dropping off medications are confidential. There are two drop-off locations: -Civic Center, 7887 E. 60th Ave. -Nor...Read on...

Prescription Drug Roundup Flier
Posted on: April 28, 2016

New Password Policy in place

IT is implementing a new Computer System Password Policy in an effort to increase security of confidential information and other sensitive data on the city’s computer network. The new policy is found on the Policies Page on the Intranet. The new policy re...Read on...

Learn how to create a strong password!
Posted on: April 27, 2016

Kick off May with an Office Wellness Challenge

All employees are invited to participate in the May Wellness Challenge: Off Your Seat & On Your Feet. This challenge aims to promote activity in the office and is as simple as checking off the listed tasks each day throughout the month. No registra...Read on...

Off your seat. On your feet. Wellness Challenge!
Posted on: April 26, 2016

Feel Like a Million Wellness Challenge: Winners Announced!

A total of 71 employees participated in the Feel Like a Million Wellness Challenge that took place from March 7- April 3.

Participants that accumulated at least $1,000,000 virtual dollars were entered into a drawing for a $50 Visa gift card.

Congrat...Read on...

More information on the Wellness Committee Page
Posted on: April 26, 2016

Safety Incentive Program

The safety incentive program guide and tools located on the L:Drive/Safety Incentive Program Tools is an important element of the city’s overall safety program. It encourages safety awareness and builds a safety culture which engages employees to follow s...Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2016

End Your April with Exercise & Nutrition

It is almost time to get outdoors again. Were you dedicated to your wellness during the colder months? Now is your chance to get back into the swing of things by taking advantage of two upcoming Wellness Series events. The first is an opportunity to sc...Read on...

Learn more about these events here
Posted on: April 19, 2016

Show your support by volunteering for this year's Memorial Day Parade

This Memorial Day the city is celebrating 52 years of remembering and honoring those who died serving our country. As the largest Memorial Day parade in Colorado, volunteers are needed to help make this year's parade a success. Volunteers receive commemor...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Welcome Rachel Allen as New Senior Assistant City Attorney

The City Attorney’s Office is pleased to welcome Rachel Allen as the new senior assistant city attorney, where she’ll provide legal advice on tax, elections, open records, land use, human resources, and police matters. Rachel comes to Commerce City from t...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Support Sexual Assault Awareness Month and wear jeans April 27

Denim Day is Wednesday, April 27 and the Victim Services Unit (VSU) is encouraging all employees to wear jeans and support victims’ of crime, as approved by the city manager (for those in uniform or special clothing, please check with your supervisor abou...Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2016

Bring your new and used children's books to the Civic Center for the 2016 CBR Book Drive

The city is once again participating in the Colorado Business Reads (CBR) book drive. Donate your new and gently used children books at the Civic Center in the atrium.

All donations made within Adams county will go to benefits kids who live in Adams C...Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2016

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week is this week.

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (April 10-16) provides an opportunity to honor victims and survivors of violent crime. This year’s theme – Serving Victims. Restoring Hope. Building Trust. – emphasizes the importance of early intervention. This year th...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2016

Kirk Hayer announces his transition to part time

After almost 14 years of service, Kirk Hayer, our GIS Administrator, is transitioning to part time. Kirk has been instrumental in bringing the world of geospatial information systems (GIS) to staff and the citizens of Commerce City.

Please stop by an...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Update: Employee policies, new employees get three days of future leave

At the beginning of the year, the employee policies were revised. Most of the revisions were to provide clarity around language and definitions. The biggest change that new employees and supervisors should be aware of is the update to General Leave (5.2)....Read on...

List of changes effective, January 1
Posted on: April 4, 2016

Use dedicated budget email address for all your budget questions and requests

If you have a question about the city’s budget, are a department head making a budget request, or simply need to reach out to the city’s budget team, use the budget email address budget@c3gov.com. This helps the budget team keep track of all inquiries and...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Jim Hayes farewell open house tomorrow

We will have cake to wish Jim Hayes well tomorrow at 11 a.m. to noon in RM 3109 at the Civic Center. Please let people in your area know they are free to come by.

Posted on: March 28, 2016

Message from the city manager: Interim organizational chart

Since Jim Hayes announced he would be leaving us, I have been analyzing alternative interim structures to ensure we continue to run effective city operations and execute our priorities at a high level of quality. Effective today, the attached new interim ...Read on...

Interim Org Chart 2016
Posted on: March 24, 2016

Employee BBQ June 8

Save the date for the employee BBQ on June 8, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Pioneer Park. The BBQ is sponsored by the employee activity committee. More information to come closer to the date.

Posted on: March 24, 2016

Nutrition essentials workshop March 29

Create a healthy foundation with Nutrition Inc., and learn simple ways to support your health! Attend the workshop and learn:
• How to make simple changes to your diet that maygreatly support your health.
• What to look for when reading food labels....Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 17, 2016

Northglenn names Jim Hayes as their new city manager

The city of Northglenn has a new city manager. James Hayes was unanimously appointed at the March 14 City Council meeting and will assume his new duties on April 18. Hayes said, "I am honored and excited to be selected to serve as the city manager for the

Read full story here
Posted on: March 14, 2016

Congratulations to the 2016 Healthy Choices Wellness winners

The 10 randomly selected $50 visa gift card winners:

Pamela Wildman
Chad RedinKelly Farmer
Rogelio MoncadaAlena Allen
Kerry RomeroLori Rodcay
Kathy DeanMichelle Hill
Lisa Nordholt

Yoga mat recipients for attending all four employee yoga...Read on...

Learn more about the wellness program here
Posted on: March 14, 2016

A tip line has been created for residents, public to report inappropriate police behavior

With the charges against former Officer John Reinhart, a tip line has been created for residents and the public to report inappropriate police behavior.

The Colorado Bureau of Investigations Tip Line is 303-239-4611

Read the full press realease here
Posted on: March 14, 2016

All Hands meetings kick off tomorrow

As a reminder, the annual all hands meetings are scheduled this month. City Manager Brian McBroom will discuss highlights from last year, the budget, upcoming projects, and open it up for Q&A. Mark your calendars and plan to attend one of the meetings...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2016

Performance Management

The city's performance management program is receiving a complete overhaul. Previously, performance management focused solely on employee evaluations and was not very comprehensive. The purpose and goal of a comprehensive performance management system i...Read on...

Or click here to go to the page directly
Posted on: February 25, 2016

Zika Virus... what we do and do not know.

Zika Virus seems to be the topic of conversation throughout the world. Please find more information at the Centers for Disease website www.cdc.gov. Attached is a flier with more information provided to us by the CDC.

Zika Infographic
Posted on: February 25, 2016

Recreation center closures in March

The Commerce City Recreation Center is closed March 13 for staff emergency training and March 27 for the Easter holiday.

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Employees and residents spread the love

On Feb. 17, Commerce City Recreation staff delivered 275 peanut butter and jelly jars to the Adams County Emergency Food Bank as part of the city’s annual Spread the Love campaign. Now in its ninth year, Spread the Love has provided more than 4,500 jars o...Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

United Healthcare hosting two free biometric screening clinics

Employees who are enrolled in the city’s health plan are eligible to participate in the free biometric screening. Knowing your health numbers can help prevent serious illness. These numbers also help employees complete their online health assessment throu...Read on...

View flier...
Posted on: February 22, 2016

New wellness challenge kicks off March 7

The new Feel Like a Million wellness challenge where logging healthy choices can earn you imaginary money toward a $1 million goal.

How does it work?
1. Register from Feb. 22 through March 14 2. Log your daily activities in each core category
3. Ta...Read on...

Learn more in the flyer
Posted on: February 23, 2016

Upcoming Wellness Challenges for 2016

Curious about the upcoming Wellness Challenges, events and classes that will be offered during 2016? Review the 2016 Employee Wellness Program Brochure! This brochure highlights the entire wellness program that will be offered throughout 2016, helping emp...Read on...

2016 Employee Wellness Program Brochure
Posted on: February 10, 2016

Celebrate National Heart Health Month with a healthy breakfast Feb. 24

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. One of the best ways to keep your heart healthy is by maintaining a healthy diet.
Come enjoy a healthy Whole Food’s catered breakfast and mingle with your colleagues! Oatmeal, fruit and mo...Read on...

Flyer
Posted on: February 2, 2016

Support the Denver Broncos this Friday!

Employees have expressed an interest in being able to support them by wear Broncos apparel this Friday. The City Manager and HR Director have approved you to wear your Denver Broncos gear this Friday, pending approval from your department director.
...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Villages at Buffalo Run East Groundbreaking

Join us on February 11, 2pm at 11698 Chambers Road for the groundbreaking ceremony of the new park in Villages at Buffalo Run East.

Posted on: January 29, 2016

Commander Baker selected as City of Cody, Wyo. Chief of Police

Congratulations to Chuck Baker for his selection as the Chief of Police for the City of Cody, Wyo. Commander Baker successfully completed a competitive nationwide process, with more than 77 applicants and five finalists vying for the position. Chief Smith...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: January 28, 2016

Men’s shower facilities at the Commerce City Recreation Center closed for maintenance Feb. 18-21

The men’s shower facilities at the Commerce City Recreation Center will be closed Feb. 18-21 for resurfacing. The men’s locker room will remain open; however, shower facilities, the steam room, and swimming pool are not available to men during this time. ...Read on...

Posted on: January 1, 2016

News about the News & Views Archive on the Intranet

As of January 1 2016 News & Views will no longer be archived since the overall format now pulls directly from the intranet homepage news feed. If you would like to revisit a story that was included in News & Views you will find it by clicking on &...Read on...

Alternatively you can click here
Posted on: January 26, 2016

Find some balance in February’s yoga series

Yoga is for everyone and it’s good for the mind, body and overall well-being. Free yoga for employees is being offered every Friday in February (5, 12, 19 and 25) so mark your calendar. It will be in council chambers from noon-1 p.m. Bring your own mat if...Read on...

Yoga Wellness Series
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Spread the Love in Commerce City! Donate food staples today

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Help Commerce City “Spread the Love” with donations of peanut butter and/or jelly jars Jan. 19-Feb. 14, 2016, and support the Adams County Emergency Food Bank in Commerce City.

According to Hunger Free Colorado, nearly one in seven Coloradans struggle ...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

Get a new doctor because of UHC? Did you call them first to see if they are accepting new patients?

Even if you called them and they said they were accepting new patients, you need to ensure that doctor has you registered as a patient for that office.

The switch in medical insurance providers from Kaiser Permanente to United Healthcare was effective ...Read on...

Posted on: January 19, 2016

Tax forms to be mailed by Jan. 31

The city will mail employee W2s by January 31. A new form, the 1095-C, will also be mailed around the same time. The 1095-C is populated by the city and is required by the Internal Revenue Service to verify an employee’s health insurance status. It includ...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2016

Bob Gehler announces his retirement

It is difficult to submit this letter to City Staff but the time has come to say goodbye as your City Attorney effective April 4, 2016.

It is said that everything has its time and there is a time for everything. I feel my time is now to sp...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2016

Recreation staff recognized for senior programming and aquatics safety

PRG Award

Commerce City recreation staff was recently recognized for their excellence in senior programming and aquatics safety. Vicki Masters, senior recreation assistant, received the Active Adults Programming and Services (AAPS) Coordinator of the Year section a...Read on...

Posted on: January 11, 2016

Subscribing to city email and text alerts

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One of the best ways to stay up-to-date on specific city items is to subscribe to alerts. Below are the steps for subscribing to city text and email alerts.

1. From the city website www.c3gov.com click on the "Subscribe to text and email alerts&q...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2016

Understanding your Medical Benefits slideshow now available on the Benefits Page of the intranet.

Understanding Your Medical Benefits - Simplifying the Complexity of Medical Insurance is a presentation provided to city employees today. If you were unable to attend or would like to simply revisit the slideshow, the link is available here.

Understanding Your Medical Beneffits Presentation
Posted on: January 8, 2016

Healthy Choices wellness challenge kicks off Jan. 19

Challenge yourself to make a new, healthy choice every day! During Healthy Choices, you make simple, life-changing choices every day to improve your well-being.

Ten participants will be entered to win a $50 gift card and this challenge counts toward t...Read on...

Learn more about the challenge in this flier.
Posted on: January 8, 2016

Wageworks Flex Spending Accounts Update

We have received an update from Wage Works that they are uploading the FSA funds into accounts this afternoon and it appears that funds should be available as early as this evening or no later than Monday. As soon as we have confirmation that funds have b...Read on...

Click here for the Wageworks reimbursement form.
Posted on: January 8, 2016

Buffalo Run clubhouse and restaurant closed for remodel

In 2016, Buffalo Run celebrates 20 years of service. As part of the master plan and to better serve patrons, the Buffalo Run clubhouse and Bison Grill restaurant are closed for remodeling until spring 2016.

The clubhouse remodel will include:
• Upgra...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2016

After almost 37 years of service, say farewell to Lee Matoush

After almost 37 years of service, Senior Tax Auditor Lee Matoush is retiring. Lee started his career with Commerce City in 1979.
Please join us for Lee Matoush’s retirement party complete with presentation and cake.· Tuesday, January 12th
· ...Read on...

Posted on: December 29, 2015

New IT Director to start January 25, 2016

I am pleased to announce Justin Bingham as the city's new Director of Information Technology, effective Jan. 25. Justin brings more than 13 years of private and public sector experience, most recently serving as the Director of Service Delivery for All Co...Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2015

City Closure Pay Guidance

Due to inclement weather, City Offices and the Recreation Center closed at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15th. Below is some guidance on how to report the hours for the snow closure.

1.) If an employee worked that day, the city is paying two hours o...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2015

City Offices & Recreation Center will close at 3:00 pm today

Due to inclement weather, city offices and the recreation center will close at 3 p.m. today. The city is paying two hours of administrative leave for the closure; see your supervisor to see if you qualify for the admin leave. Normal business hours are exp...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2015

Benefit a Commerce City child with Project Present

Make a difference in a child's life this holiday season by sponsoring a Commerce City student through Project Present. These students may be homeless or simply don't have a stable home system. The program is supported from the generosity of city employees...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2015

RSVP not required for holiday party

Holiday party details: This year's employee holiday party is Thursday, Dec. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the recreation center. It is a buffet-style lunch with prime rib, turkey, ham and all the fixin's, plus dessert.

We hope to see you all there!!!

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Open Enrollment closes this Sunday, November 22

This is an active enrollment; all eligible employees must elect or decline benefits in the HR Portal November 1 – 22 for coverage beginning January 1, 2016. Employees will enroll through the HR Portal either at work on the intranet or at home through the...Read on...

HR Portal
Posted on: November 16, 2015

Blizzard Warning: Commerce City prepared for winter storm

Weather forecasters are now predicting 4-10 inches of snow in the Denver area starting this evening into Tuesday. The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is encouraging motorists to plan ahead by calling 511 or visiting www.cotrip.org for current...Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2015

Press conference to be held in the atrium of the Civic Center this morning at 11am

The event will be recorded and streamed live and not expected to impede access to offices, council chambers or the stairs. Because the rest of the building will be conducting business as usual, we ask to please be mindful of foot traffic and allow flow be...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2015

End-of-year general leave cash out and carry over

Information about end-of-year general leave cash out and carry over can be found in this attached document.

End-of-year general leave cash out and carry over
Posted on: November 9, 2015

Officer identified, family statement from Sunday shooting incident

Kevin Lord

The city has identified the officer involved in Sunday’s shooting. Officer Kevin Lord and his family wanted to share the following message with the community:

"Words cannot begin to express the outpouring of love, prayers and support we have felt ...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2015

Officer Involved Shooting

You may have heard that early yesterday morning one of our officers was involved in a shooting near the 9700 block of Peoria Street as he was proactively patrolling his district. Thankfully, his ballistic vest stopped the bullet and the officer was treate...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2015

All Vehicles will need to be removed from the last row of the parking lot by Friday 3pm

On Saturday, November 21, 2015 Commerce City Public Works will be hosting another Leaf and Green yard waste drop-off event for the public at the Civic Center. The event will be utilizing the outer row of the north side parking lot at the Civic Center (for...Read on...

Overhead Map of Lot
Posted on: October 23, 2015

UHC Benefit Summaries for Options A, B and C are now available.

Check out the individual benefits summaries for the UHC Options A, B and C on the Health and Wellness page on the Intranet listed under "UHC Healthcare Information." These documents show details about the individual plans that will help you unde...Read on...

Health & Wellness Page
Posted on: October 22, 2015

The Derby Resource Center is now becoming the Small Business Development Center

Please be aware that the Derby Resource Center location will no longer be available for city events or as a meeting space. A nearby alternative location that has been identified to have reasonable rates is the Anythink Library located at 7185 Monaco St.

Posted on: October 6, 2015

Outer row of the Civic Center parking lot needs to be cleared out 10/16/15

On Saturday, October 17, 2015 Commerce City Public Works will be hosting a Leaf and Green yard waste drop-off event for the public at the Civic Center. The event will be utilizing the outer row of the north side parking lot at the Civic Center (for refere...Read on...

Overhead Map of Lot
Posted on: October 14, 2015

Rates for Medical, Dental & Vision have been posted for the 2016 Calendar Year

The rate sheet is now available to view for Medical, dental and vision plans.

2016 MEdical, Dental & Vision Rates
Posted on: October 12, 2015

Discounted Denver Nuggets Tickets available for City Employees

Denver Nuggets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves
Friday, October 30, 20157:00 PM at the Pepsi Center

Discounted Ticket Pricing:
Lower Level: $40 each (normally up to $75 + fees)Upper Level: $22 each (normally up to $30 + fees)
**each ticket comes with ...Read on...

To order tickets, click here
Posted on: October 8, 2015

Several meetings regarding the healthcare switch have been scheduled for employees

Detailed information will be provided about the process from Kaiser to UHC; including doctor network, transition of care, resources, medical plan options, contribution costs, etc. UHC and IMA representatives will be present to address the details.

Check the calendar here
Posted on: September 30, 2015

Walktober kicks off tomorrow!

Just a reminder that Walktober kicks off tomorrow. This is also the last chance to compete in an employee wellness challenge for the year. Remember, to earn a 2016 floating holiday, eligible employees must complete either two wellness challenges or one we...Read on...

Learn more here
Posted on: September 21, 2015

Fatal Traffic Accident Closes Highway 2 at Rosemary Street - Closed for next 4 hours

Commerce City Police Department responded to a motor vehicle crash involving a semi-truck and sports utility vehicle at Highway 2 and Rosemary Street at approximately 4 p.m. today. The accident resulted in an adult male fatality at the scene. The decease...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2015

2016 Health Provider Recommendation

Information about the 2016 health provider recommendation is now available on the health and wellness page.

Health & Wellness Page
Posted on: September 1, 2015

Parking Instructions for the Phish concert

On Sept 4-6 starting at 1pm, there will be no parking on E. 60th Ave. City employees and City Council members will need their city ID card to park in the Civic Center parking lot to attend the Phish concert. The south entrance off 60th Avenue into the Ci...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

Address from Brian: 2016 Medical Insurance

I wanted to let you know that during Monday’s study session, I will be discussing the human resources department’s recommendation to switch our health insurance provider to United Healthcare (UHC) beginning in 2016. Two years ago, I made the commitment t...Read on...

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Posted on: August 17, 2015

Employee BBQ

This August 19th is the Employee Appreciation BBQ!
From 11am to 1pm at Pioneer Park, catered by Bennett's BBQ. Years of Service plaques (5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 35 years) and pins representing years of service, will be distributed at noon.Read on...

Posted on: August 14, 2015

Enter to win Phish concert tickets!

Ten pairs of two tickets each are available for employees. It is not yet known which dates are available, so please enter your preference for one of the two nights listed.

Must enter by August 25. Drawing will be on Wednesday, August 26. Lysa Gallegos...Read on...

Submit your entry HERE!
Posted on: August 10, 2015

Congratulations to Leonard Dietz on his retirement

After 42 years of service, Leonard Dietz is retiring. Come by and wish him the best on:
• Friday, Aug. 21• Recognition program from 2 - 3 p.m.
• Municipal Service CenterFor more information contact Amy Hendricks at ahendricks@c3gov.com or x8157.Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2015

Civic Center elevators temporarily out of order.

The elevators in the Civic Center Lobby are temporarily out of order. A technician has been called and we hope to have them working again before the weekend, but because the exact nature of the problem is still unknown, it is possible they may remain clos...Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2015

Free soccer tickets for employees

Redeem your complimentary ticket to the Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game at: www.rapidstix.com/commercecity.

The Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game features the best Homegrown players from across MLS. In the second annual match, this year's team will face Club A...Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2015

Stadium Side Entrance to Civic Center Closed

Risk Management has temporarily closed the stadium-side entrance to the civic center for safety reasons. The newest city residents, a family of yellow-breasted birds, have become increasingly aggressive and swooping upon visitors in defense of their nests...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

Annual General Leave for 2016 Accrued Later Than Normal

As a reminder, annual General Leave time is distributed to eligible employees accounts on the first day of the first pay period of each new year. With 2015 having 27 pay periods instead of 26, employees will receive their annual bank of General Leave time...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

Free family fun and fireworks at Commerce City’s annual 4thFest

Commerce City’s free 4thFest, Saturday July 4, begins outside at the south end of Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Outdoor festivities kickoff at 5 p.m. with a ropes course, zip line, bungee trampoline, climbing wall, inflatables, karaoke and many other activi...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2015

The audio recording for the city’s June 3 telephone town hall is now available for listening.

At least 247 people connected with the call and questions included topics such as driving safety, development, trash, recreation, roadwork and more. If you are interested in listening to the recording you can find it below:

Listen to the recorded audio here.
Posted on: June 3, 2015

City joins peer communities on DIA land development agreement

Today, Commerce City joined with its peer communities and Denver to announce a historic agreement to advance the vision of a global airport.

This agreement - which must be approved by voters in both counties - reaffirms current investments made in our...Read on...

Read the full press release here.
Posted on: June 1, 2015

Servers needed for upcoming neighborhood outreach events

Neighborhood outreaches are just around the corner. At each of the two events, servers are needed to help staff the food line. Servers need to arrive by 5 p.m.; dinner will be provided prior to the start of the event.


• June 11-River Run Park (11515...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Rain postpones Paradice Island grand opening

The state has received more than the typical share of rain this month. For example, 22 of the past 25 days have had measurable precipitation. The average days of precipitation for May are only nine. That's a lot of rain! And while it's good for addressing...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Employee Spotlight - Candice Alexander

Candice Alexander, administrative specialist in the public works department, recently provided exceptional service to a resident in need. In early December, Candice helped a pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle near E. 88th Avenue and Rosemary Stre...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2015

Join your coworkers for the annual employee spring BBQ in the park!

• Wednesday, May 20
• 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. • Rec Center

Traditional items such as hamburgers, brauts, potato salad, baked beans and chips will be served along with healthier options such as chicken brauts, black bean burgers, regular salad and baked chi...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2015

Police Officers' Memorial Day is May 15

Commerce City will recognize and celebrate the important work that the men and women of the police department perform every day for the community during a special flag ceremony held at 8 a.m. at the Civic Center.

After the ceremony, blue ribbons will ...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

Downed Tree Branches Assistance and Recycling

As a result of the snowfall over the weekend, many residents are calling the City concerned about disposal of downed tree branches. Citizens have a few options available to them:

• Waste Management will accept tree branches for disposal if they are fi...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2015

Rapids tickets - Buy one get one free

Colorado Rapids vs San Jose Earthquakes
Friday, May 8, 2015 8:00PM

Tickets on sale now: Buy one get one free!Support our hometown Colorado Rapids Soccer Club by taking advantage of this exclusive online only offer available to Commerce City resident...Read on...

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Posted on: April 22, 2015

Honor Veterans by volunteering for this year's Memorial Day Parade

The city is celebrating 51 years of honoring veterans and we need at least 43 volunteers to help make this year's parade a success. Volunteers will receive commemorative shirts that also help recognize their role as "event staff."

The parade ...Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2015

Employee survey results now available

Survey results are here can be found on the intranet under Employee Center>Employee Feedback as well as a summary PowerPoint presentation shared with the leadership team.

The annual employee survey evaluates communications efforts and employee enga...Read on...

View the Employee Survey Here
Posted on: March 30, 2015

Making a difference in a child through a book

This year, the city is again participating in the Executives Partnering to Invest in Children statewide Colorado Business Reads (CBR) book drive. Literacy at an early age makes a difference in a child's life and this is a great way to be a part in making ...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

City wellness program used as an example of success for other cities

Congratulations to the wellness committee and to Risk Manager Duetta Allart for being chosen on behalf of the Colorado Intergovernmental Risk Sharing Agency (CIRSA) to provide a presentation on the city's successful 2014 wellness program.

Invited to C...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...


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