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Juneteenth is an important day in the United States, recognized as a day of libe…

Juneteenth is an important day in the United States, recognized as a day of libe…

Juneteenth is an important day in the United States, recognized as a day of liberation. It commemorates the day 155 years ago when enslaved African-Americans in Texas learned they were free. It was an important turning point in our nation and we stand in solidarity with the black community.

On June 11th, Golden City Council passed Resolution 2736 which declared racism a public health crisis.

“WHEREAS, the Golden City Council believes every person has the freedom to feel valued and respected and anyone who threatens the freedom of one individual threatens the freedom for all of us; and

WHEREAS, the Golden City Council recognizes the history of racism in Golden, because an understanding of even the darkest parts of our past allows us to rise above intolerance and ensure we don’t repeat the same mistakes..”

Read the full Resolution here: https://goldenco.granicus.com/MetaViewer.php…

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