Published on Thursday, March 26 2015 13:54
Well, it’s official; after months of volunteer hours by the Housing Recovery Task Force, dozens of public meetings, design charets, letters to the editor, campaigns for and against, door-knocking, walk-abouts through Bohn Park, and all the discourse on social media, in the words of Mayor John O’Brien, “The people have spoken.” And, according to officials at
Published on Thursday, March 12 2015 13:37
Lyons Fire Protection District, along with, Hygiene Fire Protection District, Deputies from the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, and American Medical Response, responded to a structure fire, in the 400 block of Seward Street in Lyons, at approximately 6 p.m., on Tuesday, March 3.
Published on Thursday, March 05 2015 10:36
What a mess! Does the left hand even know what the right hand is doing? It didn’t appear to be the case Monday night at the Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting.
On the agenda was the approval of a license for a recreational retail marijuana grow operation, the first reading of an ordinance to impose a
Published on Thursday, March 05 2015 13:42
The Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board of Trustees last week (Friday, February 27) issued the following statement in regard to the Town of Lyons’ recovery housing “Change of Use” proposal for Bohn Park:
“The Great Outdoors Colorado Board will support the will of the people of Lyons as expressed in the March 24, referendum on the proposal to use a portion of Bohn Park to replace affordable housing lost in the September 2013 flood.
GOCO policy and the 1996 grant contract in which GOCO provided funding to help the town acquire the park allows for a modification of use if certain criteria are met.
Published on Thursday, February 26 2015 17:02
Whether it can accurately be described as “ironic,” or perhaps “O. Henry-like” (if there is even such a word), is open for discussion, however the result of the request for approval of a retail recreational marijuana business license by Headquarters at Monday night’s special Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting certainly came as a bit of a surprise. It was turned down!