I am still hopeful

Dear All:
Recently the Town of Lyons presented its case to the State’s committee empowered to look at increasing the State cost sharing for Towns and other entities that did not have sufficient resources for their FEMA match of 12.5 percent.  Two weeks afterwards, I received a letter

Login to read more: I am still hopeful

Purchase A Subscription: I am still hopeful

What The Heck Is An ADU?

By Michelle Allen, PCDC Chair

A Planning and Community Development Commission (PCDC) public hearing to consider allowing ADUs in single family zones will be held on Monday, February 24,  at 7 at Town Hall]
When I first moved to Colorado I lived in a number of small apartments including one in the basement of a house on the hill in Boulder and one in a garage in Erie. I was single and working as a carpenter doing small remodeling jobs and I didn’t make a whole lot of money. I

Login to read more: What The Heck Is An ADU?

Purchase A Subscription: What The Heck Is An ADU?

BoCo Intends To Acquire “Buy Out” Funding

As part of flood recovery efforts, Boulder County officials have announced they will apply for funds from FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP). Funds from the program will be used to acquire, elevate or structurally retrofit properties that were substantially damaged in

Read more: BoCo Intends To Acquire “Buy Out” Funding

What Is Community Recovery Planning?

By Rebecca Louzan
Community Recovery Planning is an inclusive process that does three things. First, it helps disaster-impacted communities, such as Lyons, identify the issues they face and want to address. It then provides a framework for developing solutions to address those issues. Finally, it provides a vehicle for building consensus around the best-proposed solutions.

Read more: What Is Community Recovery Planning?

FAQs About FEMA And HUD Grants

By Amy Reinholds

Lyons Planner Rosi Dennett has been meeting with landowners whose homes were damaged by the flood. Here are some frequently asked questions about two forms of federal grant money that can be available: one from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and one from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The source of these FAQs is the Boulder County

Read more: FAQs About FEMA And HUD Grants

Disappointing Loss In Final Home Game

By Matt Smith
The Lyons High School boys’ basketball team took a disappointing fall in the final home game of the season. It was Senior Night, and the Lions were led by seniors Logan Watson with nine points, and Senior Chris Lennard with seven points. Seniors Heath Fesenmeyer and Trent Poulsen each chipped in with four points. And, starting for the first time this season, after recovering from a broken leg he

Login to read more: Disappointing Loss In Final Home Game

Purchase A Subscription: Disappointing Loss In Final Home Game

Traveling In Luxury, part 4 La Paz, Mexico

Roads Traveled with Linda L. Osmundson

Each morning aboard ship, I showered and dressed in the dark while Bob slept. In the Lido Restaurant, I chose various items from the buffet and always included a chocolate or berry croissant.

I pulled a chair next to my new friend at the jam session and watched the musicians arrive decked out in shorts. More people crowded the hallway and venue. Again, the upbeat music, silly jokes, and casual friendships created an uplifting

Login to read more: Traveling In Luxury, part 4 La Paz, Mexico

Purchase A Subscription: Traveling In Luxury, part 4 La Paz, Mexico

Managing Stress: Balancing Your Vices

By Dr. Sara Hart, ND, MSOM, LAc

It’s a perfect day when you wake up naturally without an alarm.  To arise fully rested, stretch your arms leisurely and yawn.  Pondering with a gentle inquisition, “hmmm, what do I feel like doing today?”  Rather than the rush of too many responsibilities to juggel comfortably.  When fresh vital foods are all that you crave so you make yourself a gorgeous meal to start your day.

Login to read more: Managing Stress: Balancing Your Vices

Purchase A Subscription: Managing Stress: Balancing Your Vices

Gary Secrest And Wife Sandy Visit Lyons

Gary and Sandra Secrest of Los Alamos, New Mexico, visited Lyons over the weekend, but were disappointed to have missed the last basketball game of the season, thinking  it would be Friday, but was held on Thursday night. Gary, a great sportsman while in school (class of 1969), is the third son of Lloyd and Betty Secrest, who operated Lloyd’s Barber Shop for forty-one years (1950-1991), while

Login to read more: Gary Secrest And Wife Sandy Visit Lyons

Purchase A Subscription: Gary Secrest And Wife Sandy Visit Lyons

Page 14 of 94

Go to top