December 2012: Administrator Takes the Helm

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Administrator Takes the Helm

On Tuesday, August 14th, the New Castle Town Council appointed Tom Baker as the Town Administrator. Baker assumed his new position on September 14th, and has been a familiar figure in Town Hall and around New Castle ever since. Baker brings a wealth of civic experience with him to New Castle. Most recently he has been a consultant to several local initiatives, including Garfield Clean Energy, CLEER, Aspen Valley Land Trust, and West Slope Compressed Natural Gas Collaborative.

I-70 Intersection Improvements Planned

New Castle Celebrates 125 Years

Support New Castle – Shop Locally

Message from the Utilities Department

Message from the Colorado River Fire District

Town Council Highlights: August – October 2012

Winter 2012 Activity Guide for December 2012 – April 2013

Upcoming at Town Hall

August 2012: New Castle Community Market a Success

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New Castle Community Market a Success

On Thursday, July 12, the New Castle Community Market opened in Burning Mountain Park with mariachi music, 21 vendors and an enthusiastic crowd. The market will continue every Thursday, from 4:30-7:30 pm, through September 17.

40th Annual Burning Mountain Festival

Town Makes Commitment to Vehicle Efficiency

New Businesses Open in New Castle

Local Authors’ Books Available

Fall Recreation Activities for Everyone

Campaign to Attract Outdoor Recreation Retailer

May 2012: Borgard Named New Castle Volunteer of the Year

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Borgard Named New Castle Volunteer of the Year

Retired area businessman Larry Borgard was named New Castle Volunteer of the Year at the annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, sponsored by the Town of New Castle. The event was held Thursday, April 19, at Riverside Middle School, with Eddie Piker, Minister of New Hope Church, as master of ceremonies.

Fire Danger and Drought Forecast Remains High

New Business in Our Community

Bike Rodeo Gears Up

Summer Recreation Activities for Everyone

Summer Watering Rules 

February 2012: New Castle Library Reopening

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New Castle Library Reopening April 14th

The grand reopening of the New Castle Branch Library will take place on April 14, 2012, at 10am.The public is invited to join the library staff, board of directors and local officials to celebrate the building’s transformation. New Castle’s library was the first in Garfield County, originally built in 1968.

Economic Advisory Committee Completes First Year

New Castle Recreation Seeking Energetic Volunteers

Follow New Castle on Facebook

Town Councilors to be Elected

Keeping Streetlights Lit

Do you Know Where Your Shut-off Valve is Located?