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Balloons drop from the newly renovated state Capitol dome (credit: CBS)

Capitol Dome Reopens To Public After Years Of Renovations

After years of construction at the state Capitol dome, the renovations are complete and the dome is once again open to the public.

10/02/2014

Copter4 flew over as workers replaced gold leaf on the state Capitol dome in August 2014. (credit: CBS)

Capitol Dome Reopening Set For Thursday

State officials will be holding a dedication ceremony Thursday to mark the reopening of the newly restored Colorado Capitol dome.

10/01/2014

Copter4 flew over as workers replaced gold leaf on the state Capitol dome in August 2014. (credit: CBS)

All That Glitters Is Gold: Finishing Touches On State Capitol Dome

Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new gold leaf covering the state Capitol’s dome.

08/13/2014

(credit: Barry Staver/AngloGold Ashanti-NA)

Gold For Colorado Capitol Dome Back From Italy

The gold that will be used to replace the gilding on the state Capitol dome is back in Colorado after being transformed into gold leaf in Italy.

06/18/2013

(credit: Barry Staver/AngloGold Ashanti-NA)

Gold Leaf To Travel To Italy As Part Of Capitol Restoration Project

Gold mined in Colorado’s Cripple Creek and Victor areas is now on its way to Italy where it will be turned into gold leaf and then returned to the state.

03/05/2013

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