Published on Thursday, October 03 2013 18:17
Dear Lyons Community,
It’s been a bit over two weeks now since the “1000 year flood” in Lyons and surrounding areas, with effects to these communities that run deep. Our community here in Lyons has proven itself to be giving, supporting, compassionate, hard-working, and downright amazing! Sincere thanks from us at The GearSPOT goes out to all of those lending a helping hand during this time of uncertainty.
Published on Thursday, September 19 2013 07:49
Thank you for all your thoughts and concerns. While we are all safe, our community has been significantly hit by the flood. All roads into Lyons are inaccessible and the community is being evacuated.
Published on Thursday, September 12 2013 07:28
Dear Lyons Community,
As we all know by now, the Boulder and Larimer County Commissioners have voted and approved creation of the Lyons Library District, so let’s vote in November to Keep Lyons Alive, funding a 21st century facility full of books, audio, business resources, computers, Internet, and meeting spaces at the least; the staff to help us all (from three to one hundred and three in age), and the hours to
Published on Thursday, September 19 2013 07:46
Hello Chamber Members and “Lyonsites,”
I hope this message finds you well, safe and sound. Everyone at the Chamber is so saddened by the current state of our Town; it has been such a difficult time for
Published on Thursday, August 29 2013 07:59
Next week, the County Commissions will vote on whether to form a new library district in the greater Lyons area. If the district is formed, the existence of the Library Steering Committee (LSC), which has lead the effort to create a new library/resource center in Lyons, will end. With this (hopeful) transition in mind, let’s take a moment to consider what the LSC has accomplished.
Let’s begin with what the LSC was designed to do, and not do. Composed entirely of volunteers, but with no budget or bank account, the LSC’s purpose was to gather community input, study possible sites, determine costs and library features, and get a library district formed. The new