Colorado bankruptcies drop 5.7% in August

Westminster

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcies declined 5.7% in August compared with the same period a year ago, even as Larimer and Weld counties recorded increases. Boulder County bankruptcy filings declined, with a slight uptick in Broomfield. That’s according to a BizWest analysis of U.S. Bankruptcy Court data. Numbers cited include all new filings, including open, closed … Continued

Employers open jobs for workers not in workforce

Westminster

Colorado employers have experienced a whipsaw in the past four years. Pre-pandemic, nearly every business sector complained about not being able to hire enough qualified people. Then came massive layoffs in 2020 and 2021, followed by inability to hire enough people again starting in late 2021 and into 2022. While the federal government’s Paycheck Protection … Continued

Colorado bankruptcies decline 40% in April

Westminster

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcy filings dropped 40% in April compared with the same period a year ago, continuing a pattern of declines seen throughout 2021 and thus far in 2022. Filings also dropped in Boulder, Broomfield, Larimer and Weld counties compared with the year-ago period. That’s according to a BizWest analysis of U.S. Bankruptcy Court … Continued

Colorado bankruptcies decline 33% in March

Westminster

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcy filings dropped 33.4% in March compared with the same period a year ago, continuing a pattern of declines seen throughout 2021 and thus far in 2022. Filings also dropped in Boulder, Broomfield, Larimer and Weld counties compared with the year-ago period. That’s according to a BizWest analysis of U.S. Bankruptcy Court … Continued

Colorado bankruptcies decline 26% in February

Westminster

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcy filings dropped 25.8% in February compared with the same period a year ago, continuing a pattern of declines seen throughout 2021 and thus far in 2022. Filings dropped in Boulder, Larimer and Weld counties, with only Broomfield recording a single filing more than in February 2021. That’s according to a BizWest … Continued

Workforce Centers

Westminster

BROOMFIELD WORKFORCE CENTER 100 Spader Way Broomfield, CO 80020 303-464-5855 www.broomfield.org/1426/Workforce-Center EMPLOYMENT SERVICES OF WELD COUNTY 315 N. 11th Ave., Building B Greeley, CO 80631 970-353-3800 www.weldgov.com/departments/human_services/employment_services LARIMER COUNTY WORKFORCE CENTER — ESTES PARK 1601 Brodie Ave. Estes Park, CO 80517 970-577-2140 www.larimerworkforce.org LARIMER COUNTY WORKFORCE CENTER — FORT COLLINS 200 W. Oak St., Suite 5000 Fort Collins, CO 80521 970-498-6600 lcwc@larimer.org www.larimerworkforce.org … Continued