Editor's Note: In order that Lora and I, and all our wonderful volunteer contributors might enjoy some time off to be with our families and friends during the holidays, the Lyons Recorder will continue our tradition of using the last week of the year, and the first week of the new year, to bring our readers “The Year In Review.”
On behalf of everyone connected to the Lyons Recorder, we extend Season's Greetings and best wishes for a Happy New Year!
Joseph Lekarczyk and Lora Gilson
TOWN GOVERNMENT, ETC
It didn't take long for the Board of Trustees (BOT) to get a sense of what was on the minds of residents.
By Kathleen Thurmes
Last week, Eco-Cycle, Environment Colorado, CoPIRG and concerned citizens gathered at Confluence Park in Denver to highlight the dangers associated single-use disposable plastics and to launch a new statewide effort to ban food-grade polystyrene foam containers, one of the worst offenders.
Plastic pollution poses a danger to our planet, our oceans, and our health. That’s why Eco-Cycle is partnering with
Two Lyons adventurers, Erica Ellingson and Sarah Catchpole (the “Blister Sisters”), are preparing for a challenging hike. They will be trekking over one hundred miles across the remote and rolling Yorkshire Dales and Moors in the north of England. Why? To raise