Category Archives: Government

Central City neutral in Free-Play Gaming tax issue

Too many concerns prevent Council from supporting controversial proposal By David Josselyn Work Session The Central City Council met with Staff on May 16, 2017 at 6:04 pm for a work session prior to the regular council meeting. The topics … Continue reading

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Timberline Fire Protection District Inclusion Election

Frequently Asked Questions By Paul Ondr, Fire Chief I would like to thank all who have attended one of Timberline’s public forums for Gilpin County residents to discuss the upcoming election on June 13, 2017. We truly appreciate your interest … Continue reading

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What will the Timberline FPD Inclusion Election mean?

Public Forum for Residents and Board Meeting by Pam Deck Timberline FPD hosted a public forum for residents on May 15. Chief Paul Ondr explained the need for this upcoming inclusion election. Currently, Timberline covers approximately 125 square miles in … Continue reading

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Celebrating the history of Black Hawk

State of Colorado, County of Gilpin, City of Black Hawk Resolution No. 34-2017 – A resolution affirming the history of the John E. Dillingham lithograph entitled “View of Black Hawk Point,” the history of the official corporate seal of the … Continue reading

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Central City welcomes new Council member

Alderwoman Mary Bell Sworn In By David Josselyn Work Session The Central City Council met with Staff for a work session at 6:01 p.m. prior to the regular council meeting. The topic of conversation was Council Rules of Procedure and … Continue reading

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Black Hawk honors Fire Captain Martschinske

Private Social Club Permits Available for Legal Marijuana Consumption By Randy Beaudette The bell was rung by Black Hawk Fire Captain Kevin Martschinske and his wife and Daisy to announce the regular meeting of the Black Hawk City Council. The … Continue reading

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Central City Fire Department future discussed

Council meets for work session and regular meeting By David Josselyn Work Session The Central City Council met for a work session to consider options for the future of the Central City Fire Department. The Fire Department has one paid … Continue reading

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New Central City Council member

Tuesday, April 4th Election Results By David Josselyn While Gilpin County relaxed in the relative quiet of fresh falling snow, Central City finalized an election for a vacant Council seat. In a domino falling fashion, Mayor Ron Engels was elected … Continue reading

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Black Hawk acquires 6.42 BLM acres in Chase Gulch

Three new employees hired By Randy Beaudette The bell was loudly rung and regular meeting of the Black Hawk City Council was called to order on Wednesday, March 7, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. by Mayor Spellman.

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Gilpin Treasurer to upgrade computer systems

Commissioners review cemetery fencing funding request By Randy Beaudette Gilpin County Board of Commissioners regular meeting got under way promptly at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday on March 14, 2017 chaired by Commissioner Gail Watson, along with Commissioners Linda Isenhart and … Continue reading

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