About Town - August 27, 2015

In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions do not necessarily represent those of the entire Board of Trustees.

Yes, another week gone by, school has started, lots of activities, nice cooler weather, lots of business in town, La Mariposa has opened, etc. However, there are still a lot of complaints as to the weeks it takes to get a permit to rebuild in the flooded area. In discussing this with Town Administrator Victoria Simonsen, she states it is FEMA rules, and the buildings are in the floodplain and they cannot cause “flood rise” from their

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - August 20, 2015

Another week gone by. Panic set in Friday night during that great downpour, causing damage to streets, etc. But it did eventually end, and all is well. 

FOLKS FESTIVAL was full with the Song School and three days of concerts. The streets in town where full too (they should have gone to Bohn Park and paid $2 a day or $5 for three days for parking). However, they are friendly folks just here to enjoy the music, and the town

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - August 6, 2015

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - August 13, 2015

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Here it is another week, and soon, it’ll be time for school to start (see this weeks plans below).
It is time for Rock Mountain Folks Festival, and the town is filling up. Song School, concerts, most days and nights are sold out. It is enjoyable. If you don’t go, put up your signs, sit outside, and enjoy the music. 

HOUSING 
The Lyons Arts and Humanities Commission is looking into funding for a Create Art Housing project like in Loveland, a

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - July 23, 2015

Another week gone by; a nice one, hot but not a lot of rain. Everything is green and beautiful. It cools off at night here in Colorado. Ah, a great state in which to live.

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