Recreation facilities to be closed for maintenance
West View Recreation Center will be closed for annual maintenance until Aug. 10. Guests may use passes or admission punch cards at all other recreation centers during the closure.
The building will reopen Monday, Aug. 11, for normal business hours. The Swim and Fitness Center will close for annual maintenance Monday, Aug. 11, through Wednesday, Aug. 20.
The entire building will be closed from Aug. 11-17 and the pools will be closed from Aug. 11 to 20. During the closure, guests may use passes or admission punch cards at all other recreation centers in the city. The building will reopen on Monday, Aug. 18, for normal business hours and the pools will reopen on Thursday, Aug. 21.
Westminster city council awarded Hamilton Construction Company the contract to complete the bridge replacement project at 72nd Avenue and Raleigh Street.
Utility portions of the project will begin by the end of August. The bridge replacement will begin in June 2015 with project completion scheduled for fall of 2015. During the bridge replacement, a full closure of 72nd Avenue will occur with detours.
The 22nd Annual Holy COW Trail Stampede 5K/10K is set for Aug. 9. The race starts at 9 a.m. at Christopher Fields Sports Complex, 5875 W. 104th Ave. in Westminster. Registration cost is $40 for the 10K and $35 for the 5K and includes a short-sleeved shirt.
Free photos will also be available to download after the race. Proceeds benefit Growing Home, a local charity that provides assistance to the homeless in the community. To register online, visit