Published on Thursday, October 30 2014 12:45
By Wendy Stevelinck
This by far is the hardest article to write. The Lyons High School girls’ volleyball season unfortunately ended way too early. It was a bad dream that came true. The team eased their way through their Mile High League schedule with a very impressive 15 and 1
Published on Thursday, October 30 2014 11:55
The prescribed burn at Heil Valley Ranch Open Space has been completed and the park is now open. Park visitors are required to stay on trail in the burn area. There are signs indicating the section of the Ponderosa Loop that is on-trail use only. Crews will remain on site 24/7 for mop up and monitoring through Sunday, November 2.
Published on Thursday, October 30 2014 11:27
On Sunday, November 2, the Oskar Blues CAN’d Aid Foundation will join forces with All Hands Volunteers (AHV) for a day of volunteerism in Lyons, CO. Formed as an immediate response to the devastating floods that nearly destroyed Oskar Blues’Read more: A Day of Volunteerism for Oskar Blues CAN’d Aid Foundation and All Hands Volunteers
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 15:25
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