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The Communications Division is responsible for providing information to the public about policies, events, services and city operations that impact the people and businesses in Thornton. The Communications team utilizes diverse methods to reach individuals with different communication methods, including: web sites, social media, streaming video, electronic newsletters, print publications and Xfinity Channel 881/HD.

City News

Media Inquiries? For all media inquiries directed to the city of Thornton, please call:

Todd Barnes - Communications Director
303-538-7279 - Office
303-829-2922 - Cell


Lisa Wilson - Deputy Communications Director

Residents and businesses have a wide-variety of information sources to choose from: 

Thornton Cable TV 8, City Voice Newspaper, Thornton Activities Guide,, My Thornton,,, T-Alerts, Facebook and Twitter

Add Your Own News To...

KTTV-8 Thornton Cable Community Bulletin Board by filling out the Bulletin Board Request Form​​.

If you would like your non-profit community meeting or special event to be advertised on the KTTV Community Bulletin Board, please use the following link to go to the information form. Print out the form, and fax or mail it at least two weeks in advance of your event or meeting to the City of Thornton Communications office at 303-538-7284 (fax), 9500 Civic Center Drive, Thornton, CO 80229.

The City reserves the right to publicize only those items directly impacting Thornton residents and received in sufficient time to add them to the Bulletin Board. We’re sorry, but we are not able to publicize items of a gambling, purely fundraising or for-profit nature.​