Thornton Shortcuts

Shortcuts to popular Thornton content and services

Block Party Trailer

​The Block Party Trailer is new to Thornton and is filled with many necessary and useful items to help you and your neighbors throw a successful block party.

Building Plans 144th and Washington

Building Plans 144th and Washington

Carpenter Park

Carpenter Park, located at 3498 E. 112th Ave., directly behind the Carpenter Recreation Center, is open to the public daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

CIP Maps

The Capital Improvement Program (CIP) provides for cost-effective design and construction of capital projects.

City Clerk

The City Clerk’s office handles the coordination of City Council meeting documentation, Board and Commission Applications, City Elections, Liquor Licensing, and Passport Applications. The City Clerk is also responsible for maintaining City Records.

Click and Haul

Thornton trash and recycle customers can use this service to get rid of clutter in the garage or basement, plan a do-it-yourself room remodel.

Code Red

Be notified by your local emergency response team in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. Examples include: evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.

Community Connections

Find information on how to get involved in your community, resources, learning opportunities, charitable events, supportive programming and more.

Community Outreach

Community Outreach is now Community Connections.

Complete Hazard Mitigation Plan

Complete Thornton, Federal Heights, and Northglenn Hazard Mitigation Plan


Rare dinosaur fossil uncovered in Thornton

Dinosaur Discovery

​Rare Dinosaur fossil uncovered in Thornton


Details about illegal fireworks in Thornton.

Kid Camp

The city of Thornton Kid Camp is a state licensed program that provides a variety of learning experiences incorporating social, emotional, imaginative, cognitive, and physical development.

My Thornton

My Thornton is your mobile connection to the city of Thornton, CO services.

New Active Adult Center Project

Project details for the design and construction of the new Thornton Active Adult Center to be located on the corner of 112th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard.

Parks and Recreation Month

July is National Parks and Recreation month! NRPA is challenging everyone to get their play on with their local parks and recreation.

PD Press Release - CR#2018012793

A disturbance at a Thornton Sports Bar...

Policy Planning 112th Station Plan

Policy Planning 112th Station Plan

Policy Planning Eastlake Subarea Plan

Policy Planning Eastlake Subarea Plan

Sex Offender Information

City of Thornton sex offender information.

Station Area Plans

FasTrack Station Area Plans

Stormwater Quality

In compliance with provisions of the Colorado Water Quality Control Act and the Colorado Discharge Permit Regulations; the City of Thornton is required to obtain a permit, which authorizes the City to discharge stormwater.

Thornton Contact Information

Contact information for city services in Thornton, Colorado.

Thornton Shopping

A list of retail locations in Thornton, Colorado.

Thornton Urban Renewal Authority

Thornton Urban Renewal Authority Non-Residential Property Maintenance Code

Thornton's Got Talent

Thornton's Got Talent is accepting video auditions November 15 - February 2, 2018.

Trail Winds Recreation Center

Trail Winds Recreation Center

Volunteer Snowbuster Application

The Snowbusters Program is the City of Thornton’s volunteer snow removal program. This program was initiated to help provide snow removal for low-income and disabled residents.

Volunteer Thornton

Dedicated to creating an open system of volunteer services that provides involvement, satisfaction, and benefit to the city of Thornton.