Published on Wednesday, December 31 2014 10:14
With the addition of County Ballot Issue 1A, the Flood Recovery Tax, which was approved by voters in November, the county portion of sales and use taxes collected in unincorporated Boulder County will increase to 0.985% for 2015.
Published on Wednesday, December 31 2014 09:53
After a summer of feverish work, a new Montessori school opened up in the old parsonage next to the Lyons Community Church. Mayor John O’Brien and Trustee LaVern Johnson helped the Lyons Valley Preschool staff and board proudly cut the ribbon to welcome a couple dozen eager toddlers to the world of education.
Published on Thursday, December 25 2014 15:32
Notice is hereby given that on Monday, January 12, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. a public hearing before the Town of Lyons Planning and Community Development Commission will occur in the Shirley F. Johnson Council Chambers, Lyons Town Hall, at 432 5th Ave., Lyons, CO. The purpose of this public hearing is to
Published on Monday, December 29 2014 09:47
Editor’s Note: In order that Lora and I, and all our wonderful volunteer contributors might enjoy some time off to be with our families and friends during the holidays the Lyons Recorder will continue our tradition of using the last week of the Old Year, and the first week of the New Year to bring our readers the Year in Review. On behalf of everyone connected to the Lyons Recorder, we hope you all enjoy the holidays, and we wish everyone a very Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year!
Joseph Lekarczyk and Lora Gilson
Much in the same way of 2013 being remembered mostly for the devastating September flood, 2014 here in Lyons seemed to a large extent to resolve around “recovery.” Life did get somewhat back to “normal” for most residents. However, as a walk through the Confluence Neighborhood shows, we still have a long way to go.
Published on Thursday, December 18 2014 10:27
By Joseph Lekarczyk
A couple dozen people showed up Monday evening for the Board of Trustees (BOT) workshop to listen to the presentation by the Trestle Strategy Group concerning the ranking of possible sites for replacement housing. And, after hundreds of