Gold King Mine tour town hall Friday, August 4

Gold King Mine tour town hall Friday, August 4
Posted on 08/03/2017

La Plata County Commissioner Brad Blake and Durango Mayor Dick White will co-moderate a town hall with Gov. John Hickenlooper, Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet, and Rep. Scott Tipton, from 2:15-3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4 in the Board Room of the La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 E. 2nd Ave., following the group’s visit with the Environmental Protection Agency and tour of the Gold King Mine.

The town hall will provide an opportunity for the group, along with representatives from the EPA, to discuss the mine tour with the public and take questions from attendees. Doors will open to the public and media at 1:45 p.m.

The town hall will be available on Facebook Live at @LaPlataCounty. Additionally, there will be live audio streaming at

Please contact Megan Graham at (970) 749-7684 for additional information.