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Forward on local power!

Friends— Exciting news: Boulder City Council voted 6-3 last night to stay the course on the campaign for local power! This means we’ll continue with the utility formation process hearings at the Public Utilities Commission. Council members spoke of the … Continue reading

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We need you—Campaign for Local Power update

This email was sent to our local power supporters on April 12, 2017. Friends, As you know, Boulder’s been working towards the creation of a locally-owned electric utility powered by clean energy for the last several years. There’s a major … Continue reading

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Our message to Boulder City Council re: halting the PUC process

The following email was sent to Boulder City Council on April 11, 2017. Dear City Council, My name is Molly Fitzpatrick and I am the Organizing Director with New Era Colorado. We would again like to express our deep appreciation … Continue reading

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An update on Boulder’s Campaign for Local Power

Boulder’s Campaign for Local Power: The Latest TL;DR: Boulder’s fight to create a community-owned electric utility powered by renewable energy continues! With President Trump moving to undo major climate change mitigation efforts on the federal level, the stakes have never … Continue reading

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Big Announcement: New Era + The Alliance for Youth Action

Friends— We’re excited to share that New Era is joining organizations from across the country to launch The Alliance for Youth Action—a movement of young people, by young people, for all people. Local organizing has never been more important, so … Continue reading

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Our statement on municipalization at April 4 Boulder City Council meeting

Our testimony during the public comment period at Boulder City Council’s meetings on April 4, 2017. Hello City Council Members, thank you so much for your time today and thank you for all you do to make our community so … Continue reading

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New Era Colorado’s statement on Xcel Energy’s “Best and Final Offer”

March 31, 2017 Boulder, CO—The city of Boulder today released Xcel Energy’s “best and final offer,” two options for a potential settlement in the municipalization process. The following is a statement from Molly Fitzpatrick, Organizing Director with New Era Colorado: … Continue reading

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Now Hiring: Development Director

NOW HIRING: Development Director (PDF version is here) Job Description: Full-time Development Director Location: Denver, Colorado Application Deadline: Position will be open until filled Summary New Era Colorado Foundation and New Era Colorado Action Fund are seeking a full-time Development … Continue reading

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NOW HIRING: Denver Organizing Manager

NOW HIRING: Denver Organizing Manager (Here’s a handy PDF version of all of this) Summary New Era Colorado Foundation and New Era Colorado Action Fund are seeking a full-time Denver Organizing Manager to lead the young voter engagement, leadership development, … Continue reading

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ColoradoStudentsVote.Org has launched!

Hey students! We’ve launched ColoradoStudentsVote.org as a voting resource for college students across the state. Get your campus-specific voting questions answered today!

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