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 By Dennis Hisey    Opinion    January 16, 2019 

January 12, 2019

The real news coming out of the Capital this week was the Governors State of the State address. From my point of view it was a mixed bag. So here we go – kind of in the order they came up in the...

 

Next Town Hall Jan. 26

I hope all are well.  We had a few cold days last week but I was happy for the moisture and snow for our region and for Pikes Peak, which looked absolutely beautiful Sunday morning before the clouds...

 

Dennis Hisey Begins New Role as State Senator

Former long-time El Paso County Commissioner and Fountain resident Dennis Hisey officially begins his new role as State Senator for District 2 this week. Dennis and his wife, Kathy, are shown with...

 

Planning Commissioner Should Have His 15 Minutes

First I want to wish one and all a happy and blessed New Year! The past month flew by in a blurr; we had to do so much work ahead of each holiday to meet deadlines (adopting the mindset as if the...

 

Meet the New Guy

By way of introduction, my name is Dennis Hisey and by the time you read this I will be your newly minted and freshly sworn in state senator from Senate District 2 (SD2). It's fair to expect this to... Full story

 

State Rep. Landgraf Re-elected, Hisey to serve as State Senator

Incumbent State Representative for District 21 Lois Landgraf was re-elected by voters last week with nearly 59% of the vote, defeating Liz Rosenbaum who has already stated she will seek election...

 

Candidate Profiles State Senator Senate District 2 Dennis Hisey Republican

Age: 65 How can voters contact you?  email [email protected] or mobile 719-351-2121 Background/Related Experience:  Government Experience - Extensive budget experience with 12 years as El...

 

Clerk's Office Completes Final Ballot Count

The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office has completed counting all the ballots for the 2018 Primary Election that were received by 7 p.m., on election day. Results will not become official until eight days after the election, with the...

 

Fountain City Council Approves Water Preservation/Restriction Plan

At the May 23 Fountain City Council meeting, the council approved a resolution adopting Water Preservation Measures to be implemented, starting with voluntary “Stage 1” water restrictions, which...

 

Former County Commissioner Dennis Hisey Announces Candidacy for State Senate District 2

Fountain resident and former El Paso County Commissioner Dennis Hisey, a Republican, is announcing his candidacy for Colorado State Senate District 2, replacing Senator Kevin Grantham, a Republican fr... Full story

 
 By Alice Trulson    Opinion    May 10, 2017

Time and Patience Pays Off

After several years of waiting, from 2015 to 2017, nearing completion, Fontaine Blvd. gets new sidewalks. If you live or drive in this area, surely you have noticed how the students had to walk in the...

 

God's Pantry Owner Expresses Frustration to City Council Regarding Search for a New Site, Lack of Help

The Fountain City Council meeting on February 28 featured numerous topics of discussion, from dog licensing to landlord's rights, a search for a future home for God's Pantry and no local El Paso...

 

Commissioners and Judges Take the Oath of Office During Ceremony at Centennial Hall

Three El Paso County Commissioners, six District Court Judges of the Fourth Judicial District, and three County Court Judges of the Fourth Judicial District received Oath of Office during ceremonies...

 

Commissioner Dennis Hisey Recognized for 12 Years of Service

The Board of El Paso County Commissioners recently honored outgoing Commissioner Dennis Hisey with an official Proclamation recognizing his 12 years of service to the county and its citizens. Commissioner Hisey was first elected to represent...

 

Fontaine Boulevard Pedestrian Improvement Project Begins

El Paso County Public Works begins the Fontaine Boulevard Pedestrian Improvement Project this month. Improvements include the construction of sidewalks along Fontaine Boulevard where none currently exist, connections to existing sidewalks, ADA...

 

It's Been a Good Run

Looks like this will be my last column as a commissioner, that’s 624 in a row. Thanks goes to Patty St. Louis and the Fountain Valley News for letting me have all of those column inches to write...

 

Looking Back at 2016

Notable in 2016 was what did not occur – no natural disasters. No floods, we had the usual spate of grass fires to keep the Wildland Fire Crew and several rural fire departments on their toes. We...

 

Merry Christmas

What’s with Christmas being on a Sunday? Given the real reason for the season there’s just something not quite right about skipping church for brightly wrapped presents. Of course there are Christ...

 

The Next Four Weeks

Final (which in my case has double meaning) Balanced Budget has been delivered to the state. We’ve seen the budget process evolve as the economy has ebbed and flowed these past 12 years. Definitely...

 

Pearl Harbor Day 75th Anniversary

The bombing of Pearl Harbor - the surprise attack that brought the United States into World War II. For the Baby Boomers and younger it is an event that we learned about in our history books. For the...

 

Commissioner's Comments Hisey Clerk and Recorder/Elections Report

Clerk & Recorder Chuck Broerman has been good about keeping the commissioners updated on happenings in his office. Showing up for commissioner meetings at least quarterly and several times in...

 

Happy Thanksgiving – Lions' Christmas Tree Lot

Happy Thanksgiving. We have officially made it to another holiday season - carved pumpkins and Christmas decorations in stores, regardless of which come first, don't count for me, it actually has to...

 
 By Geof Clark    News    November 16, 2016

Longinos Gonzalez Jr. Wins El Paso County Commissioner District 4 Race

In last Tuesday's election Republican Longinos Gonzalez Jr. defeated Democrat Liz Rosenbaum to claim the El Paso County Commissioner District 4 seat being vacated by Dennis Hisey, who is...

 

Court Care - A Child's Haven On A Stressful Day

Fortunately some things transcend partisan politics, taking care of children while their parent(s) are in the court room is one of those. Exhibit one of this statement is the fact that only Boulder...

 

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