Sheriff Joe Pelle, in consultation with Victoria Simonsen, the Lyons Town Administrator, and Lyons Fire Chief J.J. Hoffman, has concluded that, in the interest of public safety, the Saint Vrain Creeks and River will be closed to tubing and single chamber flotation devices until safety conditions improve.
The closure will take effect immediately, and will encompass the North and South Saint Vrain Creeks and the Saint Vrain River from the western county line through the entire length of Boulder County. Sheriff's deputies will be
The Director of the Intermountain Region, National Park Service (NPS), recently signed a decision document that will enable Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) to conduct reroutes and repairs to the Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails that were damaged in the September 2013 flood.
Following the September 2013 flood, park staff prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) to evaluate alternatives and the potential impacts associated with reestablishing five trails that were badly damaged during the flood: Twin Sisters, Aspen Brook, Alluvial Fan, Ypsilon Lake, and Lawn Lake. The purpose of the EA was to identify potential travel routes while protecting natural and cultural resources and preserving
Be Aware. Be Vigilant. Be Safe. The greater Boulder area is number one for flash flood risk in the state, and floods can happen at any time with little or no warning. The Community Guide to Flood Safety provides detailed information on what to do before, during, and after flood events. This comprehensive guide
Do you ever wish there was someone to help you tweak your resume, or are you stumped how to use LinkedIn?
Well now there is! This Saturday, May 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and every second Saturday through the summer, the Lyons Regional Library is offering “Work
Russell Ehrlich, 39, was wanted on felony charges when he eluded Longmont officers; he was taken into custody after a two-and-a-half hour standoff with SWAT.
Last Thursday (March 23) morning at about 11 a.m., Longmont City Police officers attempted to serve felony warrants to Russell Ehrlich at his residence in the 1200 block of Hover Street. Unable to get a response at the residence, the officers left. Within a few minutes the officers witnessed
At a workshop prior to the regularly scheduled Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting Monday night, a half dozen interested residents from the confluence-area neighborhood were present to glean some information about the possible options for the replacement of the Fourth Avenue pedestrian bridge that was washed away during the 2013 flood. Town staff members Matt Manley and Joe Kubala took those
Last month, the Boulder County Board of County Commissioners awarded $49,040 to nine waste reduction programs as part of the Resource Conservation Division’s Community Outreach Program for 2017.
Established in 1997, the Boulder County Zero Waste Funding program has awarded more than $1 million for education and infrastructure initiatives