Jefferson County Public Health
Security workers called in to protect Jefferson County mobile coronavirus vaccine clinics
Attackers used a car to knock down signs advertising free shots. Another time someone threw live fireworks into a tent.
Security workers called in to protect Jefferson County’s mobile vaccine units
Last weekend, the agency was forced to pull vans off the street after a driver in Gilpin County, which contracts Jefferson County’s health agency, drove towards and destroyed signage around the van
As coronavirus cases rise again, not even Colorado’s most-vaccinated counties have been spared. Here’s why.
State and local health officials have had a mixed response to new federal guidance urging vaccinated people to start wearing masks again
State-border jumpers can get vaccinated in Colorado — even if no one’s happy about it
Colorado officials say an address is not required to book a vaccine appointment, but counties say they’d rather prioritize their own full-time residents
Colorado’s coronavirus surge swamps public health workers who track case counts, exposures
County health departments have switched to abbreviated questionnaires and robocalling. They spend hours hunting for duplicates in the case count.
Nicolais: Bandimere Speedway is racing into a wall
After Bandimere speedway joined with local activists to protest mask mandates, it seems set for a crash course in court
Judge rules Bandimere Speedway must obey coronavirus orders
Bandimere attorney Randy Corporon had argued previously that the county health orders infringed on his clients’ First Amendment rights to freedom of expression and 14th Amendment protections against laws that deprive citizens’ liberties
Opinion: Why fighting epidemics is not left to politicians in Colorado
Metro counties drop stay-at-home orders for one issued by state of Colorado
Public health departments representing Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Jefferson and Douglas counties say the patchwork of decrees was confusing, and tell residents to stay at home until April 11.
To boost low measles vaccination rates, public health agencies are targeting Colorado’s biggest counties
After an executive order from Gov. Jared Polis, departments are running radio ads, mailing parents and urging schools to beef up vaccination efforts to avoid an outbreak
Opinion: Colorado reproductive health services are being compromised by federal gag order
Few Colorado workers get paid time off to care for a new baby or sick family member. Changing that is a key goal for Democrats.
The measure, shot down in 2018 by Republicans concerned about small businesses, returns for a fifth time