Learn More About Special Districts
Special District Association
The Special District Association of Colorado (SDA) is a statewide membership organization created in 1975 to serve the interests of the special district form of local government in Colorado. You can search for annual transparency notices on this website
Colorado Department of Local Affairs: Active Colorado Local Governments
This website provides information for all active Colorado Local Governments, such as budgets, audits, director information, and terms, election materials, maps and the service plan.
Metro District Education Coalition
This websites seeks to educate Coloradoans on how metropolitan district work, the impact that they have on our communities, and to promote additional transparency and accountability in the marketplace.
Electronic Municipal Market Access (EMMA)
EMMA is designated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as the official source for municipal securities data and disclosure documents. Information regarding debt issued by metropolitan districts is available on this website.
Office of the State Auditor
Audits or audit exemptions filed by a metropolitan district are available on this website. Unless the metropolitan district is exempt (for example, the metropolitan district is inactive or has only nominal activity before development has commenced), the metropolitan district must undergo an annual financial audit by an independent auditor.
Colorado Information Marketplace Map
This website provides a map search for metropolitan district, similar to Google maps. Clicking on a metropolitan district will provide a link to more information.