Calendar

Sep
19
Sun
2021
15th Annual Golden Gallop @ Downtown Golden and Virtual
Sep 19 @ 7:45 am

Golden GallopThis year the Golden Gallop will offer a HYBRID event, with an in-person race on September 19, or an option to complete a race during a ‘virtual’ race window from Sept. 11 to Sept. 19. Choose from multiple race options, including a Kid’s Fun Run, a 5K and a 10K. Whether in-person or virtual, kids, families, and friends from all over are encouraged to participate. The event raises funds for the Golden Schools Foundation which provides educational funding for seven Golden articulation schools.

Learn more and register online.

Community Pride Days @ City Facilities
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

The annual weekend-long Community Pride Days event will be held September 18 and 19 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1300 Catamount Dr. Bring your non-hazardous and unwanted junk for free disposal by the City!

Participants will be required to show proof of residency at the gate in the form of a State-issued ID. City water bills will NOT be accepted as proof of residency. Unsure if your residence is within city limits? Check out Jeffco.us/awiz/ to find out for sure.

Learn more about what is and is NOT accepted this year.

Sep
20
Mon
2021
Zoning Code Rewrite Mapping Meeting (8th, 9th, 12th Street & Downtown Neighborhoods) @ Golden Community Center
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Zone In for MappingJoin Planning Staff on Monday, Sept. 20 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Golden Community Center for a community meeting to discuss the mapping of the new zoning code in the 8th and 9th Street Neighborhoods, the 12th Street Neighborhoods, and the Downtown Neighborhoods of Golden. Those who own or rent a property in that area will receive a postcard in the mail. One more meeting is scheduled this month on the 23rd to discuss mapping of the new zoning code in Central Golden.

Each meeting will be hosted at the Golden Community Center from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The purpose of these meetings is to present the new Form Zone Overlay Districts that have been mapped to specific zone districts. Staff will be on hand to explain the methodology used to apply these maps, and gather feedback.

Staff will work with the community to refine the current map of the new form zone overlays.

Sep
21
Tue
2021
City Council Study Session
Sep 21 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council may meet in study session when necessary. These meetings are informational only and no public hearing or votes will take place, but the public is welcome to attend.

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 Guiding Golden Council Comments for ideas, thoughts and information from council members pertinent to current and upcoming issues facing the community, as well as contact information.

Sep
23
Thu
2021
Zoning Code Rewrite Mapping Meeting (Central Neighborhoods) @ Golden Community Center
Sep 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Zone In for MappingJoin Planning Staff on Thursday, Sept. 23 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Golden Community Center for a community meeting to discuss the mapping of the new zoning code in the Central Neighborhoods. Those who own or rent a property in that area will receive a postcard in the mail.

The purpose of the meeting is to present the new Form Zone Overlay District that have been mapped to this area. Staff will be on hand to explain the methodology used to apply the map, and gather feedback.

Staff will work with the community to refine the current map of the new form zone overlays.

Sep
25
Sat
2021
Golden Farmers Market @ 10th Street & Illinois
Sep 25 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Golden Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 5 and runs through the first week ofGolden Farmers' Market
October.

Shop local and fresh at the Golden Farmers Market, sponsored by the Golden Chamber of Commerce. Local growers and artisanal vendors offer a wide selection of produce, prepared food and health, beauty and wellness items. The market welcomes SNAP Benefits and offers Double Up Bucks for its patrons.

Look for the market in its customary location next to the Golden Library at 10th & Illinois Streets, on Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please plan to follow COVID-19 shopping guidelines so we can keep the market up and running through October.

For more information, visit GoldenFarmersMarket.org.

Sep
28
Tue
2021
Golden Bicycle Cruise 2021 @ Celebration Plaza @ Calvary Episcopal Church
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Golden Bicycle Cruise is back in 2021!

The family-friendly event, sponsored by the Golden Community Commons group, takes place on the last Tuesday of the month, June through September. Golden Bike Cruise

New Location: Celebration Plaza next to the Golden Episcopal Church.

Check the theme and get your costume ready! Food, drink and music start at 5:30 p.m., the ride starts at 7 p.m.

Themes:

  • June: “Hometown Heroes” with music by Marafiki
  • July: “Red, White & Blue” with music by Chris Thompson and Friends
  • August: “Disco/80’s” with music by Dorado
  • September: “Zombies” with music by Weatherbee and the Gnarbillys

 

Regular City Council Meeting
Sep 28 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month 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 Guiding Golden Council Comments for ideas, thoughts and information from council members pertinent to current and upcoming issues facing the community, as well as contact information.

Oct
2
Sat
2021
Golden Farmers Market @ 10th Street & Illinois
Oct 2 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Golden Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 5 and runs through the first week ofGolden Farmers' Market
October.

Shop local and fresh at the Golden Farmers Market, sponsored by the Golden Chamber of Commerce. Local growers and artisanal vendors offer a wide selection of produce, prepared food and health, beauty and wellness items. The market welcomes SNAP Benefits and offers Double Up Bucks for its patrons.

Look for the market in its customary location next to the Golden Library at 10th & Illinois Streets, on Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please plan to follow COVID-19 shopping guidelines so we can keep the market up and running through October.

For more information, visit GoldenFarmersMarket.org.

Coffee with Councilors – In Person or Online @ Front Porch at the Community Center
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am

Meet your councilors in person OR online!

Coffee with a Councilor returns to an in-person gathering, so grab a cup of coffee and join your councilors at the Front Porch in the Golden Community Center on the first Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. District 2 Councilor Casey Brown and District 1 Councilor J.J. Trout meet with citizens to hear concerns, or just have a conversation. Check out the meeting agenda in advance.

Not ready to meet in-person yet? Not a problem! Join us online instead.

Join with the meeting link or join by meeting number (access code) 146 898 1463 with meeting password: COGCWC. You can also join by phone at 720-650-7664. Or you may join from a video system or application by dialing 1468981463@cityofgolden.webex.com, or you can dial 173.243.2.68 and enter meeting number 146 898 1463.

COG Mesa

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

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