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2019 Citizen Survey

The Town Board is interested in receiving feedback on a number of questions, to better serve the Gilcrest residents.. It is preferable that you will take the survey online, as the program will tally the results automatically, and we don’t have to interpret anyone’s handwriting. However, if you prefer, there is a paper copy of the survey in the utility billing which was mailed August 1st, or stop by Town Hall to get a copy. All surveys need to be submitted by August 23rd. A new question this year concerns the willingness of those who live on an unpaved street…

Encuesta Ciudadana 2019

La Junta de la Ciudad está interesado en recibir comentarios sobre una serie de preguntas, para servir mejor a los residentes de Gilcrest. Es preferible que usted va a tomar la encuesta en línea, ya que el programa cuenta los resultados automáticamente, y no tenemos que interpretar la escritura de nadie. Sin embargo, si lo prefiere, hay una copia en papel de la encuesta en la facturación de servicios públicos que fue enviada por correo el 1 de agosto, o pasa por el Ayuntamiento para obtener una copia. Todas las encuestas deben presentarse antes del 23 de agosto. Una nueva…

Monthly Newsletter

August 2019 Newsletter

Town Board Meetings

NOTICE OF MEETING Gilcrest Town Hall 304 8th Street Gilcrest, CO 80623 Regular Board Meeting Tuesday, August 20, 2019 7:00 pm Regular Board Meeting Tuesday, September 3, 2019 rescheduled for Thursday, September 5, 2019 7:00 pm The official designated posting place for meetings is located at Town Hall, 304 8th Street, Gilcrest, CO 80623.

Siren Testing

Tornado Siren Test Schedule May-September 2019 The Town of Gilcrest will be conducting monthly tornado siren tests the first Saturday of each month at 10:00 am from May through September. The monthly tornado siren testing is to ensure the sirens work properly during severe weather events. The testing will be monitored by the Platteville Police Department and Platteville/Gilcrest Fire Protection District. The tornado siren test schedule is as follows: May 4th @ 10:00am June 1st @ 10:00am July 6th @ 10:00am August 3rd @ 10:00am September 7th @ 10:00am Tornado siren tests will only occur if the weather forecast is…

2019 Watering Restrictions

Effective May 1, 2019 through October 15, 2019 The following restrictions shall apply to all potable water taken from the Town water system: a.  Tap holders with even numbered street address may water only on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. b.  Tap holders with odd numbered street address may water only on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. c.  No Watering on Friday and no watering on any day between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM. d.  Businesses and organizations who demonstrate a particular need may request an amendment to the above schedule, by permit only, to accommodate regularly scheduled activities. Permits are available…

Movies in the Park

Movies in the Gilcrest Municipal Park Schedule: August 23, 2019 – “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” Movies to begin at dusk.

Nantes Library

The Nantes Library Upcoming Events: August 2019 Aug 1 – Aug 31—School Supply Drive Aug 7 @ 10:30-11:00—Bilingual Story-Time Aug 14 @ 10:30-11:00—Bilingual Story-Time Aug 21 @ 2:00-5:30—End of Summer Craft: Painting Rocks September 2019 Sep 2 —CLOSED for Labor Day Sept 16 @ 11:00-1:00—Shredder Day Sep 19 @ During Lunch VHS Library—Teen Advisory Board Sep 23 @ 11:30-12:00—Firefighter Story-Time Sep 27 @ 5:00-7:00—Banned Book Wars 703 Birch Street Gilcrest, CO  80623 (970) 737-1035 Hours of Operation Mon:  10:00 am – 6:00 pm Wed:  10:00 am – 6:00 pm Thu:  10:00 pm – 8:00 pm Sat:  10:00 am – 2:00…

Summer Safety Tips

Break-ins: Please lock your vehicles and houses when unattended. In the spring and summer, towns typically see an increase in break-ins and burglaries and we’re no exception. Even though the police department step-up neighborhood patrols; unfortunately, they can’t be everywhere at once. We urge residents to please do your part to deter crime including bringing in your belongings at night, shutting your garage doors, and routinely locking your vehicles and residence. A surveillance system and/or motion lights are also an affordable option to ensure security.  Vacation watch: The Platteville Police Department offers a vacation watch program. A vacation form can…

2018 Water Quality Report

2019 CCR for 2018