A public forum to discuss Golden’s schools will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the Golden City Council Chambers, 911 10th St. The forum sponsored by the Rotary Club of Golden will give the public a chance to discuss and submit questions to panel members including Superintendent of Jeffco Public Schools Cindy Stevenson, Golden High School Principal Brian Conroy, along with other principals from Bell and Mitchell, and PTA President Helen Feiner, Golden Schools Foundation Chair Kimberly Brock and city of Golden Mayor Marjorie Sloan.
Community outreach programs will be held to help inform and answer public questions regarding the possible creation of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) that will be on this year’s special mail ballot election. DDA will replace the Golden Urban Renewal Authority when GURA funding comes to an end later this year. Programs will be 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, at Table Mountain Inn and again on 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, at the Golden Hotel.
The Leadership Golden Alumni Association (LGAA) will host a candidate forum 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at city hall.
There are four wards in the city that will be up for election this year. Candidates will be making opening and closing statements as well as answering any questions submitted by the public and LGAA. For more information, call Ed Dorsey, president of LGAA at 303-829-5195 or firstname.lastname@example.org.