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March 8, 2013
- Volunteer to Make Downtown Clean and Green
- Free Sales and Use Tax Seminar
- Learn How to Get Organized
- "If I Were Mayor..." Essay Contest
- Help Sponsor the City's First Hackathon
Volunteer to Make Downtown Clean and Green
Volunteer now for the Longmont Downtown Development Authority’s Clean & Green event from 8:30 am to noon on Saturday, April 27. Volunteers are needed to help clean up Main Street and around buildings, parking lots, alleys, other structures in the downtown area that need extra TLC to help them shine. Breakfast and t-shirts will be provided. For more information or to sign up call Del Rae Heiser at 303-651-8586 or visit www.downtownlongmont.com/volunteer.
Free Sales and Use Tax Seminar
Do you have questions about the business sales and use tax in Longmont? A free seminar that will answer all your questions will be held from noon to 1:30 pm on Wednesday, March 13, in the Study Session Room at the Civic Center, 350 Kimbark Street. Topics include sales tax basics, use tax overview, point of taxation information, and manufacturing and R&D exemptions. Attendees will be entered into a drawing for a Downtown Longmont gift card. To register, call 303-651-8674 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn How to Get Organized
“Business Organization from Office to Home Front” is the next in a series of free small business support workshops at the Longmont Public Library, 409 Fourth Avenue. It will be held in the Library meeting rooms from 6 to 8 pm on Tuesday, March 12. For more information about this workshop series, visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/library/SmallBusinessSupportWorkshops.htm.
"If I Were Mayor..." Essay Contest
The Colorado Municipal League’s statewide “If I Were Mayor ... ” essay contest gives seventh and eighth grade students the opportunity to tell others what they would do as mayor to make their city the best place to live. Winners receive a certificate of achievement, $500 to establish a scholarship account with CollegeInvest, and recognition during the CML Annual Conference, June 18–21, in Vail. Entries should be submitted by teachers by Friday, April 5. For more information visit www.cml.org/home.
Help Sponsor the City's First Hackathon
Sponsors are needed to help put on the City’s first civic Hackathon on April 12-14. There are 12 sponsorships available at four levels. This is a great opportunity to have your company featured in front of a high-tech audience. To learn more visit longmonthackathon.com or contact Scott Converse at email@example.com or 303-875-1243.
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