Markey, Maggi


Title
Markey, Maggi
Creator:
Markey, Maggi (Margaret B.), 1935-, interviewee; Woolf, Marvin B., interviewer;
Date Recorded:
2006
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
Description:

People: Jack Murphy, Wallly Toevs, Virginia Aragon, Soapy Smith, Clela Rorex, Charlotte Houston, Anne Leffingwell, Bob Jenkins

 

Places: Boulder County

 

Topics: Boulder County Board of Commissioners, League of Women Voters, County Commissioner from 1975 to 1982, reaction to her as a woman county commissioner, duties of County Commissioners, women in underpaid jobs, patronage in the roads department, story about using mine tailings to fix roads, County Clerk and Recorder, homosexual marriage, story about rancher wanting to marry his horse, Protective Services for battered children in Boulder County, writing of the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan, Open Space plan, other programs set up during her tenure, comments about various County Commissioners, Rocky Flats (serving on the Lamm-Wirth Task Force and the Blue Ribbon Commission on Rocky Flats, 1969 fire, security at Rocky Flats).

 

Supplemental material available in the OH file: newspaper clippings.

 

 

Subject:
Markey, Maggi (Margaret B.) 1935-
Aragon, Virginia.
Houston, Charlotte.
Jenkins, Bob.
Leffingwell, Anne.
Murphy, Jack.
Rorex, Clela.
Smith, Soapy (Randolph)
Toevs, Wally (Walden D.) 1927-2007.
Boulder County (Colo.) Board of County Commissioners.
Boulder County (Colo.) Politics and government.
Clerks Colorado Boulder County.
Regional planning Colorado Boulder County.
Women in politics Colorado Boulder.
Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
Original Format:
Notes:
Local call number:
OH1417
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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