Commerce City

General Information: The City was founded in 1952 and currently serves a population of approximately 56,000 residents living across approximately 41 square miles.
District Oversight:

The nine-member city council meets every Monday evening (except the 5th Monday of each month and holidays) to review and approve City operations and finances.

Property Tax Usage: Property taxes collected by the City are used to fund the various departments of and services provided by the City including but not limited to (1) public safety (i.e. police department), (2) general City administration, (3) neighborhood services (i.e. City ordinance monitoring and enforcement), (4) municipal court, (5) street cleaning and snow plowing, (6) maintenance of parks and recreation facilities, (7) storm drainage planning and maintenance and (8) garbage collection services provided to residents and (9) maintenance and construction of City-owned roads and bridges.  Less than 5% of the City’s operations are funded through property taxes.
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