Published on Thursday, November 21 2013 12:53
Officials from CenturyLink held a press conference at the Temporary Lyons Town Hall (Lyons Elementary School) last Thursday to announce its plan to upgrade its broadband communications network in the Town of Lyons after the devastating Colorado floods that occurred in September. CenturyLink Vice President and General Manager Scott Russell explained that the upgrade would be in
Published on Thursday, November 21 2013 12:48
By Joseph Lekarczyk
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor.
The ninety minute Board of Trustees (BOT) workshop (with representatives from FEMA, the Colorado Office of Emergency Management, Boulder County, Town Staff, and Lyons residents),to try and education everyone on the intricacies of navigating through the bureaucratic morass that is the long-term/short-term Hazard Mitigation Program, substantial damage thresholds, 404
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 09:16
Volunteer Reconstruction Headed Our Way
If your home in Lyons was damaged by the flood and you are in need of assistance in getting your house ready so you can move back, help is on the way. Volunteers are coming to the Lyons area to offer their remodeling/building services to restore uninhabitable houses back to homes.
Please visit this website to submit a request. For detailed questions/answers call Edward Kean 303-589-2727.
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 10:12
Last Thursday, November 7, at approximately 12:40 p.m., Deputies from the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office and members of the Lyons Fire Protection District responded to the Black Bear Inn Restaurant concerning a container containing, what was later determined to be zinc cyanide (a highly poisonous substance) that had been dropped off next to a
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 00:00
Just a few days after presiding over the official re-opening of Highway 36, between Lyons and Estes Park, on Monday, November 4, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper was back in Lyons on Friday afternoon, November 8, to take a walking tour of the hardest hit neighborhoods, talk to the residents many of whom lost their homes, and sit down with local