Adams County will re-open county buildings - including the Government Center, Human Services Center, and Motor Vehicle locations - on Tuesday, June 2 , with a four-day schedule and new safety measures in place. Click here for more information.
Adams County is now under an extended Safer-at-Home Order until further notice. For more information on the order, visit the Tri-County Health Department site at

Suncor to Conduct Marine Spill Exercise

NOTICE: Suncor's Emergency Response Team will conduct emergency response simulations on the following dates, times, and locations:

  • Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019,8 a.m.-4 p.m., Sand Creek, Commerce City
  • Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., South Platte River near E. 104th Avenue, Thornton

During the exercises, an oil containment boom will be deployed as part of simulated release scenarios. No materials will be released into the river. Local stakeholders, regulatory agencies and local government officials have been notified.