Published on Thursday, June 27 2013 08:42
For the second year in a row, Boulder police are announcing a zero-tolerance policy for fireworks violations, and this year, because of the dangerously dry conditions, the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office is adopting a similar zero-tolerance stance. It’s illegal to possess or explode fireworks within Town of Lyons, or anywhere within unincorporated Boulder County, and violators will be cited, or possibly arrested, depending on the offense. All other outdoor burning, slash fires, use of any kind of fireworks, model rockets, and all other outdoor spark or
Published on Monday, June 24 2013 02:24
Effective July 1, Boulder County residents can no longer place computers and many other types of electronics at the curb, or in waste bins, for collection and disposal. The Electronic Recycling Jobs Act, signed by Governor Hickenlooper in April of 2012, intends many benefits for the state including job creation through material recovery, diversion of hazardous material from landfills and reduction of energy and raw material resource demands from mining and manufacturing.
Banned devices include:
Published on Saturday, June 22 2013 03:03
On Wednesday, June 12, at approximately 6:38 p.m., the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, Lyons Fire Department, Longmont Emergency Unit (LEU), Boulder Emergency Squad (BES), and American Medical Response (AMR), responded to Meadow Park in Lyons, on report of a stranded tuber in the North St. Vrain Creek.
A fifteen-year old female, who apparently became separated from her tube, was stranded on the bank at the far west
Published on Saturday, June 22 2013 03:21
Jay and Elaine Hodge, the new owners of the Rock n River Resort, invite the Lyons community to please join them in welcoming Jamie Kessloff to La Bellezza Spa, a new manager. Jamie comes to La Bellezza Spa from Northern California, and brings with her many talents and credentials including: Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga teacher, Reiki Master, and CranioSacral Therapist.
To celebrate Kessloff’s arrival and welcome her to Lyons, the Hodges, with any spa therapy package, invite their patrons to a complimentary soak in the hot tub, a short hike up the mountainous trail overlooking the river, and a visit
Published on Saturday, June 22 2013 01:23
Dear Town of Lyons Residents,
Jenny Voss and I are chairing up the community outreach efforts of the Heart of Lyons project. If you haven’t already heard, this exciting project is a volunteer endeavor to bolster awareness, explore possibilities, and bring to vote this fall a proposed community hub (hybridized library/community center) for the Town of Lyons.
Here is the link to our website: http://www.theheartoflyons.org/. You will see a friendly information table set up at
Published on Saturday, June 22 2013 03:12
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor
Published on Thursday, June 20 2013 09:04
The Lyons Community Foundation (LCF) is pleased to announce the schedule for its 2013 grants cycle. The LCF granting program focuses on the mission to improve the quality of life, build a culture of giving and encourage positive change for the greater Lyons area.
Grant applications to LCF are due by September 6, 2013. Grants may be submitted beginning on August 1, 2013.