Published on Thursday, September 03 2015 10:00
During the past week, a number of area residents have reported bear sightings and encounters to county and state wildlife officials. Last week five bears were relocated from Boulder by Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW). Urban bear activity typically increases in late August as bears enter the stage of hyperphagia, a period of excessive eating to fatten for hibernation. Officials expect an increase in activity this fall because of a food shortage in natural areas.
Published on Thursday, September 03 2015 09:54
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm – Proposed Marijuana Amendments
Town Of Lyons Board Of Trustees Meeting
7 p.m., TUESDAY, September 8, 2015
Shirley F. Johnson Council Chamber
Lyons Town Hall, 432 5th Avenue, Lyons, Colorado
Published on Thursday, August 27 2015 14:46
There have been a recent influx of fats, oils, and grease (FOG) in the sewer system, which has caused significant complications at the Wastewater Treatment Plant. Clogs in the Town’s sewer lines due to FOG can create sanitary sewer overflows, as well as sewer backups into homes and businesses. The wastewater
Published on Thursday, August 27 2015 15:18
Hello Lyons Recorder folks,
I am writing to say that I greatly appreciate reading Amy Reinholds’ columns about the housing situation in Lyons. She is a really good writer -- her columns are all clearly written, well thought out, organized so as to be easily understood, and she clearly has done her homework on all of the content she includes. I wanted to let
Published on Monday, August 24 2015 11:46
By: Larimer County Commissioner Lew Gaiter III
We frequently get asked “What does a county commissioner do anyway?”
One of the great privileges of being a local elected official is the incredible diversity of opportunities and responsibility. Larimer County Commissioners work both inside and outside our 8 incorporated municipalities to address the needs of the citizens here in Larimer County.
All 3 commissioners host monthly “citizen meetings” where we bring guest speakers to communicate to residents on issues of local concerns. Our guests
Published on Thursday, August 27 2015 14:53
There are 404 students in Lyons Middle/Senior High School. In 2015, up until August 1, there had been 204 people killed in mass gunfire shootings (three or more people killed in one shooting) here in the United States. If that average continues, we may expect that about 360 people will die from mass gunfire shootings by year’s end. Or, on a local scale, about 90% of the Lyons Middle/Senior High School population who would have died
Published on Monday, August 24 2015 11:14
Friends, neighbors, and everyone in the community is invited to Pachamama Farm & Wellness’ 3rd annual Harvest Festival on Saturday, September 19, from 2-10 pm. The Harvest Festival falls close to the Autumnal Equinox and is a celebration of the abundance of ripe foods that autumn brings. This year's Harvest Festival is also a fundraiser for an inspiring young nonprofit, Dance 2B Free.
Harvest is an Old English word meaning “autumn.” The Harvest Festival is a meaningful tradition celebrated all over the world around the time of the Autumnal Equinox, which is Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015. “The Harvest Festival gives us the opportunity to celebrate the community, soil, and food