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Remembering Al Bartlett

Remembering Al Bartlett

Editor's note: On Tuesday, November 1, the Boulder City Council will hold a public hearing to designate Professor Albert A. Bartlett's home a city historic landmark at the request of the Bartlett family. To mark the event, we're running a letter [...]

Making Sense of Energy Measures on the Ballot: Vote No on 310 and Yes on 2E

Making Sense of Energy Measures on the Ballot: Vote No on 310 and Yes on 2E

Note from the authors: Powerful interests are counting on voter confusion (and are even creating confusion) to thwart Boulder from determining its own clean energy future. Please read on, and help others get informed. There is a lot at stake in this [...]

Mountain Lions in Our Neighborhoods

Mountain Lions in Our Neighborhoods

A 2-year-old female lion was in my back yard yesterday morning, in the heart of north Boulder.  I called animal control around 10:20 a.m. and then sent a neighborhood alert.  The dispatcher asked me where she was and in what direction was she [...]

Section 16: Not an Opportunity to Miss

Section 16: Not an Opportunity to Miss

Soon after I was elected to the Boulder City Council in 1995, I was dismayed and very concerned when a citizen involved with the Rocky Flats Local Impacts Initiative (RFLII), a congressionally supported group tasked with determining future uses on [...]