Published on Monday, August 04 2014 13:46
By Meg Waters
Some of our local politicians are working to convince FEMA to extend deadlines that essentially prohibit homeowners affected by last September’s flood from filing a lawsuit against the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Published on Monday, August 04 2014 13:35
By Amy Reinholds
Thanks to CU Denver College of Architecture and Planning graduate students and faculty, the Housing Recovery Task Force (HRTF) will have guidance about ways that the Town of Lyons can engage the public and work to reach agreement in the community so that the town’s trustees can move forward on housing recovery decisions.
Published on Monday, August 04 2014 13:14
Dear Residents of Lyons,
At the last meeting of the Board of Trustees it was apparent there is some confusion about whether or not the public will have the opportunity to vote in November on allowing recreational sales of marijuana in town. Having been a member of both the
Published on Monday, August 04 2014 13:08
By John O’Brien
Editor’s Note: John O’Brien is the Mayor of Lyons
On Monday, August 4, the Lyons Board of Trustees (BoT) will vote on how retail sales, cultivation, infused products manufacturing, and THC testing of marijuana will be permitted in the town of Lyons. As we have pondered the amazing number
Published on Thursday, July 31 2014 14:58
About forty residents and officials from the Town, County, and State were on hand last Thursday (July 24) to celebrate the “breaking of ground” for the construction of the new 5.8 million dollar wastewater treatment. Plans for an upgrade/replacement for the old plant (most recent upgrade
Published on Thursday, July 31 2014 12:48
By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
Headlines announce “Colorado gets another $199 million to spend on flood recovery,” and a lot of us get confused. What does this mean? Where does it come from, what is the money for, and, many might ask, how can I get some?
Published on Thursday, July 17 2014 20:20
Ray and Dora Babcock celebrated their sixty-fifth wedding anniversary with a family dinner at their son’s home in Berthoud. Ray and Dora were married on June 19, 1949 in Hancock, Vermont.
Published on Wednesday, July 09 2014 16:37
By Janaki Jane - Colorado Spirit
Colorado Spirit is planning a busy summer of events. The Lyons Youth Summer Series for teens, six more summer events in Allenspark, flood open mics at Oskar Blues, helping to coordinate Lyons One Year Strong flood
Published on Thursday, June 26 2014 16:24
Jeff & Paige the Boulder-based musical duo who bring science and nature to life through original, kid-delighting songs and stories, are proud to be celebrating the ten-year anniversary of the award-winning Meadow Music program of free, interactive, summer evenings of children’s music, nature education, and