BoCo Officials Sworn In

Several newly elected and re-elected officials were sworn into service to Boulder County Government Tuesday, January 13, as part of the county’s annual Reorganization meeting held in the Commissioners’ Hearing Room of the Boulder County Courthouse.

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A Fond Farewell

The Lyons Community Foundation (LCF) says goodbye to board member and long-time volunteer Alison Jennings. Alison served on the LCF board for the past three years and was the foundation’s vice-chair for the past year. In her time serving the foundation, Alison has made many important contributions to the growth and development of the local non-profit, most notably as the chair of the LCF Annual Awards Gala over the last six years. 

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"Cheap and Easy"

Dear Mayor O’Brien,

As a homeowner living in the Town of Lyons, I must express to you my deep concern over proposed use of established town parks and open space as a location for any type of public housing, or any use other than for parks and open space. These park properties in many ways reflect the core beauty and attractiveness of our town. They are heavily used and

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There Will Be One Difference

Dear Editor,
Let me get this straight! By voting down recreational pot stores in Lyons we still get one on our border that is probably most identifiable as a Lyons Pot Store with none of the revenue from that store. I am told that one of the stores in our city limits nets around $400 a day in revenue. I would like to know the total revenue

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Year in Review - Part Two

Schools

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.

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Thank You for Making an Evening So Special

Dear Lyons Community,
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 10th Annual Christmas Eve candlelight service.  We are especially grateful to Craig Ferguson for his generosity in opening the Wildflower Pavilion at Planet Bluegrass to us.  It was especially meaningful to gather there again.

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Year in Review - Part One

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
Lyons Recorder 

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. 

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