Published on Wednesday, October 29 2014 14:16
By Arielle Hodgson
On October 27, the Board of Trustees awarded Trestle Strategy Group, LLC the Lyons Housing Site Analysis Study and the Lyons Facilities Siting Plan/Municipal Campus Feasibility Study contracts. Both studies will be a trusted source of information for the
Published on Friday, October 24 2014 10:49
Boulder County Parks and Open Space and the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office Wildland Fire Management Program are conducting a prescribed burn at Heil Valley Ranch Open Space (near U.S. 36 and Lefthand Canyon Road) beginning Saturday, Oct. 25 and lasting up to five days, weatherRead more: Call Center Activated for Heil Valley Ranch Prescribed Burn Oct. 25, 26, & 27
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 15:45
By Joseph Lekarczyk
If it’s October, that means budget workshops. And if it’s budget workshops, that means an empty Council Chambers. Well, almost empty. The Board of Trustees (BOT) had a light agenda (no marijuana and no real replacement housing items) and only one couple showed up at Town Hall to speak during audience
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 15:37
Lyons resident Arn Hayden is the owner and founder of the natural snack food company, SolBites here in Lyons. SolBites was accepted to, and is actively raising capital on CircleUp, which is a leader in equity-based crowdfunding that focuses on connecting angel investors to cutting-edge consumer product companies. It is an exciting time for SolBites, and an opportunity for the company to expand.
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 15:25
After many hours of contemplating what to do I have decided that I should write this letter. My wife and I participated in the parade, on September 14, then went to the Wildflower Pavilion to attend the program.
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 15:15
The Human Services Safety Net Initiative 1B is truly about community and neighbors helping neighbors. The voters of Boulder County passed this initiative in November 2010; the extension is a 0.9 mill levy on property taxes, which translates into $21 per year for a house in the county, valued at $300,000.
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 15:07
Dear Lyons Voters,
I am writing to urge you to vote YES on 1B, the re-authorization of the Safety Net Initiative. It truly is neighbors helping neighbors! Remember back to 2010 when we were (supposedly) emerging from the Great Recession? Many of our neighbors had experienced financial challenges that they never expected: job loss, job contraction, housing
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 14:50
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees
Another week lovely fall week gone by in Lyons.
There is a big concern about the correct postage on your ballots. It seems like the Lyons ballots take $.49, whereas the Larimer County ballots take $.70. However, some say they had to put on $.70 be sure. We want them all counted.
Published on Thursday, October 23 2014 14:41
By Renée Haip
One year ago, the Lyons Lions had spent the majority of their season training in Longmont away from their community. This year they have been blessed to be training and racing back in Lyons on their home course. On Thursday, October 16th, Lyons hosted six races for three regions representing the 2A, 3A, and 4A divisions. Even with top scoring