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Senior Property Tax Exemption Event Resources

Tiny Url to share this webpage - tinyurl.com/event-program-8-14-18 August Forum to explore potential changes to the Senior Property Tax Exemtion ... The forum took place on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. We streamed and recorded the main presentation -...

2018 Annual Business Meeting

Colorado Senior Lobby is hosting their 2018 Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. This year's meeting will be held at the PPA Event Center located at 2105 Decatur Street in Denver. The annual business meeting is being held after the Colorado Forum on...

What is Ageism?

Ageism is the stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination against people on the basis of their age. Ageism is widespread and an insidious practice which has harmful effects on the health of older adults. - Sharron Brandrup, Co-Founder/Executive Director – Bessie’s...

CSL Legislative Committee Update

Colorado Senior Lobby's Legislative Committee has been busy this summer. Although only meeting twice a month, the group has invited and had presentations from a variety of groups that work with older adults. Below are highlights from some of the meetings: Stop Fraud...

Democracy When the People Are Thinking

Book Review Democracy requires a connection to the 'will of the people'. What does that mean in a world of 'fake news', relentless advocacy, dialogue mostly among the like-minded, and massive spending to manipulate public opinion? What kind of opinion can the public...

Senior Property Tax Homestead Exemption at Risk for Colorado Seniors

August Forum to Explore Potential Changes ... The forum will take place Tuesday, August 14, 2018, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Police Protective Association Events Center (PPA), at 2105 Decatur Street in Denver. View Event Flyer - CLICK HERE Coloradans age 65 and...

Senior Property Tax Exemption Event in Fort Collins & Grand Junction

Yes, we do have other streaming locations besides Denver for the Colorado Forum on the Senior Property Tax Exemption Event on August 14th! Fort Collins August 14, 2018 – 8:45AM – 10:45AM with discussion to follow Fort Collins - Colorado Forum on the Senior Property...

Colorado Forum on Senior Property Tax Exemption

Coloradans age 65 and older and those who own a home need to attend a special August event to find out what changes may be considered for the senior homestead property tax program when the state legislature next convenes in January. This event is being held in Denver...

CSL Capitol Gang Summary for 2018

Colorado Senior Lobby was very active lobbying at the Capitol this year. The Colorado Senior Lobby Capitol Gang and Legislative Committee followed 101 bills, of the over 700 that were introduced this past session. The Capitol Gang consisting of Jeanette Hensley,...

Jeanette Talks about the CSL Capitol Gang

" ... It was a great feeling when the legislators sought CSL Capitol Gang out to get our feedback or to tell us what happened on the floor during voting on the bills we were following ..." - Jeanette Hensley We interviewed some of our CSL Capitol Gang members this...

“You have one of the most tremendous resources before you today which is an organization tuned into your issues that will actually take the time to train you how to be a citizen lobbyist. I really encourage you to take advantage of it …”

Rachel Zenzinger, Senate District 19

Colorado Senior Lobby Summer Social 2017