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It's official; it's carved in stone! Raul Vasquez and his crew from Blue Mountain Stone were busy earlier this week preparing the sandstone sign, which formerly read “Meadow Park,” and will now reads “LaVern M. Johnson Park.”
By Monique Sawyer-Lang
Extra! Extra! Read All About It! This has been the cry of newspaper publishers and sellers from the earliest days of the newspaper industry. Newspapers have always played an important role in communities, connecting people not only to the goings-on in their communities but to the nation and the world. Lyons currently benefits from having two newspapers in town,
The Board of Trustees' (BOT) meeting got off to an unusual beginning Monday night. The roll call was made, ditto the Pledge of Allegiance, and a reflective moment of silence was observed. Then everyone (about a dozen residents) in attendance, except the Board, some staff members, and the lawyers, was told to get out! An executive session was called to, “determine positions
Beverly K. Long, of Lyons, CO, passed away at her home on May 2, 2017. She was 83. Survivors include her husband, Lloyd Brady; sons, Kyle, David and Jeffrey Long; daughters, Leann Paul and Jeanae Maxwell; brother, Larry Kitchen; 20 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 4 pm until 8 pm, Friday, May 5, 2017 at Howe Mortuary in Longmont and
COMMENTARY: What's the future for affordable housing in Lyons?
By Amy Reinhold
Ever since the 2013 flood, and even earlier, Town of Lyons leaders, homeowners, and the Planning and Community Development Commission (PCDC) have been talking about accessory dwelling units (ADUs) as a possible solution to provide more options for affordable rentals in town. As of Monday night, the first homeowners to participate in the Town of Lyons ADU process got the first step of approval from the PCDC. Next it will go to the Board of Trustees (BOT) on May 1.