Community Conversation with the Golden Police
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm

Community Conversation with the Golden PoliceGolden Police Chief Bill Kilpatrick and Golden City Manager Jason Slowinski invite you to a virtual community conversation focused on the topic of Racial Equity at 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 30.

This virtual event will take a deeper dive into some of the issues brought up during the October Community Listening Session as we seek to make Golden a more welcoming place.

Event code: 146 220 9816

You can also call to join the conference by phone at +1-408-418-9388.

Sustainability Citizen Task Force – Waste @ Online
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Do you have great ideas about waste in Golden? Do you want to have an active role in bringing projects to fruition? Are you ready to dive in and turn the Golden community’s waste reduction ideas into action? We want to hear from you! Can’t join us this time? Leave your comments for the Waste Task Force at

This group will discuss a potential ban on Styrofoam in takeout containers, single use plastics, improvements to the residential collection program, downtown and commercial recycling and improvements to the compost program.

Join the meeting online

Hosted by Theresa Worsham- Sustainability Coordinator
Meeting number: 146 334 6353
Password: K3MngpeRv22

Join by video system
You can also dial and enter your meeting number.

Join by phone
+1-408-418-9388 United States Toll
Access code: 146 334 6353

Previous meetings from this task force can be found on the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts, Schedule page under Community Sustainability Advisory Board.

South Golden Neighborhoods Plan Public Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join the Golden Planning Division on December 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for a virtual community meeting to discuss a 2020 update of the South Golden Neighborhoods Plan.

Staff will review the results of our summer surveys and take additional feedback from attendees. This will be the perfect opportunity to get involved with the project, even if you missed the initial surveys; there will be additional questions to refine our understanding of those initial results. Participants will be able to use interactive tools that will provide staff live feedback during the virtual meeting. We look forward to your participation!

Participants may also call-in for the meeting at +1-408-418-9388, using the access code: 146 739 4965.

The meeting will also be live-streamed on the Golden Meetings & Agendas page.

Planning Commission Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm

The Planning Commission, established in 1948, affords residents the opportunity to actively participate in the planning of the City and its welfare; to learn all facets of the regulations governing such functions; interact with a wide variety of citizens participating in the shaping of Golden’s future; and assume an active role in any regulation changes involving zoning and subdivision activity.

Planning Commission public hearings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Planning Commission Study Sessions recur on the third Wednesday of each month.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or listen to audio from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page. Visit the Planning Commission page to learn more about their responsibilities and duties.

Public Art Commission Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Dec 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Public Art Commission (PAC) has the responsibility of promoting, selecting, acquiring and maintaining public art in the fulfillment of the City’s Art in Public Places program.

PAC meets on the first Thursday of each month from 9 to 10:30 a.m. These meeting are open to the public.

Please view our Public Art Commission page for more information on PAC responsibilities and to view a list of commission members. Visit our Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page to view agendas and meeting minutes.


Regular City Council Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Dec 3 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets every second and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m., unless rescheduled due to holidays or other events happening in the City.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or web casts from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Visit the Council Members & Commentaries pages to read about and find contact information for Mayor Laura Weinberg and all six council members.

Morning StArt: An Artist Coffee Meetup with Nikki Nienhuis
Dec 4 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Morning StArt is a joint one-hour coffee meetup program designed to bring artists in the area together with the Golden community, to meet and talk about art. These Meetups are jointly sponsored with the Golden Public Arts Commission and the Foothills Art Center.

Join other creatives online to start your morning on December 4 from 8 to 9 a.m. with artist, Nikki Nienhuis.

Candlelight Nights: Be Merry, Be Bright Share Your Golden Light
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm

Olde Golden Christmas Candlelight NightsAlthough the annual Candlelight Walk is cancelled, the holiday spirit will still be illuminated throughout Golden.

On Dec. 4 at 7 p.m., there will be a virtual live stream of Golden Mayor Laura Weinberg throwing the switch to illuminate downtown Golden’s annual holiday lights. From their homes, Golden residents are invited to share their Golden light by placing candles in their windows and displaying all season long in festive citywide solidarity.

To make sure your house gets a commemorative candle, call the Golden Chamber of Commerce at 303-279-3113 or stop by On Tap Credit Union, 816 Washington Avenue (while supplies last), after Nov. 30 to pick one up.

** Please use only electric candles.

Coffee with Councilors – Virtual
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am

Grab a cup of coffee and join your councilors online for a virtual Coffee with Councilors. Join District 2 Councilor Casey Brown and District 1 Councilor J.J. Trout the first Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. either by phone or in a video conference.

Join the Zoom Meeting online. Or you can join by phone only by calling (346) 248-7799.

Meeting ID: 852 5652 4602
Passcode: COGCWC

You may download and import these iCalendar (.ics) files to your calendar system for a monthly reminder.

Historic Preservation Board Meeting @ Virtual Meeting
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm

The Historic Preservation Board has a number of responsibilities regarding the preservation and upkeep of Golden’s many historic sites.

The Board meets on the first Monday evening of each month in public hearing at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted on the calendar. Study sessions may be scheduled the third Monday of each month.

To see agendas, minutes and audio recordings of past meetings, please visit our Agenda, Minutes, Web Casts, Schedule page.

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

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