Category Archives: Government

Gilpin rescinds temporary fire restrictions

Commissioners deal with $254 Million Dollar Lien Filed Against County By Jaclyn Morrow The previous regular meeting of the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners was on July 11, 2017 when the upstairs room in the old Courthouse on Eureka … Continue reading

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Resolutions and ordinances

Black Hawk Council Keeps Busy By Jaclyn Morrow Mayor David Spellman and the City Council met Wednesday, July 26, 2017 in the old Presbyterian Church, in their upstairs chambers at 211 Church Street in Black Hawk, Colorado. The original agenda … Continue reading

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Central City excludes itself from BID taxes

Bus parking at the Grand Z Casino By David Josselyn Work Session The Central City Council met with Staff on August 1, 2017 for a work session prior to the regular council meeting. The topics of conversation were the Wayfinding … Continue reading

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Black Hawk police officers now have body cameras

211 Horn Street property to get a $1.2 million historic preservation makeover By Jaclyn Morrow Ringing the bell begins each Black Hawk City Council meeting held at 211 Church Street in Black Hawk. On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, the bell … Continue reading

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Central City passes land development design guidelines

Gilpin Graduate receives City Promise Program Scholarship By David Josselyn Work Session The Central City Council met with Staff on July 18, 2017 at 6:30 pm for a work session prior to the regular council meeting. The reason for the … Continue reading

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Gilpin residents express concern over commercial marijuana grow operations

County Commissioners hear complaints of drone invasion of privacy By Jaclyn Morrow The effects of the monsoon with the windows shaded made the upstairs room quite pleasant for the Gilpin County Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting, Tuesday, July 11, 2017. The … Continue reading

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Gregory Street Relocation Project to complete in September

Black Hawk Acquires Open Space Property; Awards Parking Structure Contract By Jaclyn Morrow Once past the construction zone with frequent single lane traffic this summer on Gregory Street, we continued uphill to 211 Church Street, where Black Hawk City Council … Continue reading

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Meet the candidate finalists

For position of Gilpin County Manager By Jaclyn Morrow Meet the proposed candidates for the position of Gilpin County Manager. On April 25, 2017 Rodger Baker retired from his position as County Manager. The vacancy prompted 37 applicants to seek the … Continue reading

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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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