Community Engagement & Communications

Whether you are a member of the public or a member of the media, we are here to help you get the information you need. The City of Golden Community Engagement & Communications department is designed to provide information on the latest news and events happening in Golden. We also coordinate the City’s communication efforts, both internal and external. We work closely with City departments and the City Council to provide information to residents, businesses and visitors. If you have a question or comment, email us and we will make sure your inquiry gets to the appropriate department or person.

You can view all recent news updates and press releases on our City News page.

For more updates and pictures of what’s happening in Golden, follow us on Facebook and Twitter!

The Golden Informer

Stay Informed! The Golden Informer is the city newsletter sent to residents once a month and also available here in an online version. Go to our Golden Informer page to see previous issues.

If you have an article idea or an event you would like to submit for the community calendar, email

The mission of is to provide government and community information to the citizens of Golden. seeks to inform and educate residents on the functions of local government by providing programming that increases viewers’ awareness of the local government decision-making process, local government activities, public issues, and services available from City departments and agencies. Visit for more information and stream current and past programming. logo

Special Event Planning

We are here to help you plan special events and block parties. We want you to have the best experience possible in Golden, so don’t hesitate to use us as a resource. If you want to plan a special event or a neighborhood block party, go to our Special Event Planning page to get all of the details and the applications.

City News

The City of Golden sends press releases with important and timely information to local media outlets. The City also posts most of those press releases as news items to this website. Go to the City News page to see news from the City, Police and Fire departments.

Community Engagement Planning Guide

The Community Engagement Planning Guide serves as a guide to all City of Golden employees for planning, strategizing, implementing, and documenting community engagement activities. This is a living and evolving document meant to help anyone at any level of involvement within the City to understand their role in two-way engagement with members of the public.

Weekly Digest E-Newsletter

The City of Golden Weekly Digest is a great way to keep current on what’s happening in the City from one week to the next. We’ll let you know what events are coming up and give you an overview of news for the week. The Current Projects section keeps you informed about street closures that week, construction projects, park work, and other things that might pique your interest as you drive around town and wonder what’s going on.

Sign up for the Weekly Digest, and look for it in your inbox the following Wednesday. If you find the newsletter digest is not for you, unsubscribe at any time by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link in any of the newsletters emailed to you.

COG Mesa

 Golden has 402 acres of open space
and maintains 253 acres of parks right within the city itself.

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