Published on Thursday, October 01 2015 07:03
One of Boulder’s iconic bus routes is turning 21. To celebrate, the City of Boulder invites the community to participate in a variety of events, special promotions and social media contests, Oct. 7 through Oct. 14. Partnering with CU-Boulder, RTD and Via Mobility Services, the city will provide free service on the HOP during the celebration week.
As part of a larger transit network in the Boulder area, the HOP is reaching a major milestone in its operational history. The HOP is
Published on Thursday, September 24 2015 13:24
A formal statement from the river confluence neighborhood of Lyons, Colorado was released today, in response to the Town's recent (9/14/15) meeting addressing their inability to approve building permits:
“Recently we gathered as a formal group of Lyons residents rebuilding in the “confluence” Neighborhood, to support one another in our respective attempts to obtain rebuilding permits from the destruction to our homes and properties in the September 2013 flood. Today- over
Published on Thursday, September 24 2015 12:49
The Board of Trustees (BOT) held a pre-meeting workshop with Finance Director Tony Cavalier who updated them on the status (timelines for: public input, design, construction, completion, cost, and funding sources) of twenty-one ongoing flood recovery projects at a cost of over $25 million. He also wanted the public to be aware that many of these projects are “reimbursed,” which means the Town gets the money (held by the state) after the
Published on Thursday, September 24 2015 13:18
It is now six months since the Town of Lyons made a major decision. The issues pro and con regarding a housing authority project in Bohn Park were completely aired before the March election. There was a record voter turnout, and Lyons voters rejected the plan. They turned out again for a second election and voted “yes” on an ordinance that requires a vote if
Published on Thursday, September 17 2015 20:28
Nearly fifty or sixty Confluence Area residents, their friends and family, and a network television news crew crowded into council chambers, the adjoining conference room, the aisles, and the outdoor plaza at Town Hall Monday evening to attend and participate in the Board of Trustees’ (BOT) workshop concerning the issues with
Published on Thursday, September 24 2015 12:54
The CEMEX Lyons Plant and their employees have recently been recognized by the Wildlife Habitat Council. Their work since October 2014 towards increasing awareness and knowledge about wildlife conservation, and enhancing wildlife habitat is getting recognition from the Wildlife Habitat Council. CEMEX Lyons Plant is a finalist for the CLL Rookie of the Year Award, and Kellie Courtney is finalist for the Partner of the Year Award. Please
Published on Thursday, September 17 2015 19:54
On Monday, September 14, the Board of Trustees held a special workshop to address the concerns from residents, related to the process of obtaining floodplain development permits. Members from the Board, Town Staff, State, and public were in attendance. Citizens were welcome to express concerns and ask questions to the Board throughout the evening.