Category Archives: Government

Light pollution not welcome in Central City  

The end of recycling and other issues at Council Meeting By David Josselyn The Central City Council met for a budget work session on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 5:00 pm to go over the bulk of the proposed 2018 … Continue reading

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Saluting those who answered the call of duty

Gilpin County School pays tribute to our community’s veterans by Patty Unruh Gilpin County military veterans were honored with a tribute on Thursday morning, November 9, at Gilpin County School. Community members, students, administration, and active duty military personnel gathered … Continue reading

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Commissioners approve contracts for courthouse renovations

New Gilpin County Community Development Director Stephen Strohminger By Jaclyn Schrock There are just two more Gilpin County Commissioners meetings in December to wrap up the 2017 business for our mountain community. However, due to some painting, and re-flooring work, … Continue reading

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Black Hawk welcomes new firefighters

City Council Meeting By Jaclyn Schrock With Gregory Street open in Black Hawk, the area was not quiet where more construction is about to begin, as other projects are still being wrapped up. Mayor and Alderman David Spellman requested the … Continue reading

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Sport shooting on Forest Service land

Northern Front Range Recreational Sport Shooting Management Partnership Project By Randy Beaudette On November 6, the Gilpin County Community Center was the site of an event that may shape the future sport shooting on federally owned property in Gilpin County. … Continue reading

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Recreational Sport Shooting Management Project

Forest Service Open Houses Scheduled The Northern Front Range Recreational Sport Shooting Management Partnership (Partnership) is hosting open houses in four counties (Boulder, Clear Creek, Gilpin, and Larimer) to present alternative maps for the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests Recreational … Continue reading

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Black Hawk’s Gregory Street Project

Taking Shape to be User-Friendly By Pam Deck The Gregory Street thoroughfare has been in the state of flux for 158 years. It is a primary artery joining two incredible and historic cities, Black Hawk and Central City. According to … Continue reading

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Active kids learn better

Physical activity and mindfulness in the classroom by Patty Unruh The Gilpin County Board of Education held its regular meeting on Tuesday, October 17, at 7:00 p.m.

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Gilpin’s historic courthouse renovations project

Parks and Recreation shuffle staff By Jaclyn Schrock Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 9 am the Gilpin County Board of Commissioners held their regular bi-monthly meeting with an agenda revised on October 13th  at 203 Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado. 

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Electronic messaging centers a no-go in Central City

Buffer zones increased for marijuana licenses By David Josselyn Work Session The Central City Council met with Staff on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 for a work session prior to the regular council meeting. The topics of conversation were the future … Continue reading

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