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CDOT Update
Representatives of the Colorado Department of Transportation including David Miller, left, and Stephen Harrelson, right, updated the Gilpin County Commission on County projects.

Gilpin County Commissioners hear CDOT update

John Scarffe, Gilpin County. At their meeting on October 7, the Gilpin County Commissioners received an update on Colorado Department of Transportation projects that affect the County. CDOT ...
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Lawsuit alleges election improprieties

John Scarffe, Central City. A lawsuit filed by Brad Snedeker on Monday, October 6, in the Gilpin County Court alleges improprieties in the Central City Clerk’s notarizing of nomination ...
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American Planning Association Honors Ned Plan

The APA Award for Sustainability and Environmental Planning in Crested Butte I had the pleasure of attending the 2014 Conference for the American Planning Association, Colorado Chapter, ...
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Stand-alone Retail Marijuana Licensing Begins October 1

Alisha Reis, Nederland. Licensing of stand-alone retail marijuana establishments begins in Nederland on October 1. Town staff will be accepting applications for retail marijuana businesses ...
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Housing survey predicts aging Nederland

John Scarffe, Nederland. A Housing Needs Assessment draft for the Nederland Housing Steering Committee has been completed and will be finalized by October 7. The Assessment will be ...
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Gilpin County Corner with roger Baker

Regular readers will know that Gilpin County has, to put it mildly, a rocky relationship with the Colorado Department of Local Affairs. It was DOLA we were fighting with about the ...
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Central City clarifies marijuana-business regulation

Linda Detroy, Central City. Following a request for development of a marijuana smoking venue, the City Council addressed an ordinance that clarifies the prohibition of most types of ...
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DDA not ready for back-in parking

John Scarffe, Nederland.  Ron Mitchell brought proposals to create an entertainment district and for reverse-in parking on First Street to the Nederland Downtown Development Authority ...