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Gold Hill Website Provides Fire Updates

Gold Hill Website Provides Fire Updates

UPDATE: Information sources for the Fourmile Fire are aggregated at this site: http://allhazards.blogspot.com/2010/09/colorado-wild-fire-resources.html The community of Gold Hill is maintaining a website offering updates: [...]

Wildfire Update from the City Manager

Wildfire Update from the City Manager

Boulder City Manager Jane Brautigam provided the City Council with an update on the status of fire fighting efforts in an email at 5:14 p.m. today (Sept. 7, 2010).  The text of that email follows: Dear Council members, At approximately 2:15PM [...]

Profile: Sam Assefa

Profile: Sam Assefa

Sam Assefa’s journey from Ethiopia to Boulder has shaped Boulder’s new senior urban designer into the soft-spoken, observant, creative, and big-picture thinker that he is.  His remarkable story of survival and resilience is more worthy of a [...]

Council Poised to Take a Big Leap for the Climate

Council Poised to Take a Big Leap for the Climate

The Boulder City Council will decide the fate of Boulder's relationship with energy provider Xcel Energy on Tuesday, August 3.  That's when the City Council will choose whether to a) put the Xcel franchise on the November ballot, possibly ensuring [...]

City Council Gives Xcel Another Chance – Updated

City Council Gives Xcel Another Chance – Updated

The bold attitude City Council brandished toward Xcel Energy at its April 13, 2010 study session fizzled somewhat during Tuesday night's City Council meeting.  Following Council member Ken Wilson's lead, the City Council moved the 20-year [...]

Boards and Commissions: Latest Appointments

Boards and Commissions:  Latest Appointments

On Tuesday night (May 18, 2010), the City Council filled the four remaining Boards and Commissions positions for the year.  Council members Lisa Morzel and Matt Appelbaum were absent. Board of Zoning Adjustment There were two [...]

Oh Snap! Watch New Era Take on Tom Tancredo

Oh Snap!  Watch New Era Take on Tom Tancredo

The Colorado Democracy Alliance, a group of 37 political organizations including New Era Colorado, was  the target of Tom Tancredo's American Legacy Alliance in a November, 2009  video. Here is New Era's response: New Era is raising money [...]

Blue Line Poll: How Big is Too Big?

Blue Line Poll:  How Big is Too Big?

On April 1, the City of Boulder’s Planning Board, in a series of 4-3 votes, set the stage for 4-story buildings on the south side of Canyon adjacent to the city park and a residential neighborhood. City staff had recommended changes to [...]

Boards and Commissions Redux

Boards and Commissions Redux

Disappointed with the dearth of applicants for some of the boards last month, the City Council has reopened the appointment process for the Board of Zoning Adjustments, the Landmarks Board and the Transportation Advisory Board.  Deadline for [...]

Boulder City Council Special Meeting: Board and Commission Appointments

Boulder City Council Special Meeting: Board and Commission Appointments

The City of Boulder has 19 boards and commissions (18 of which had openings this year), each with specific responsibilities as detailed in the Boulder City Charter and/or the Boulder Revised Code. City of Boulder boards and commissions are [...]

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