Published on Thursday, October 08 2015 16:17
The Boulder County Commissioners will hold public hearings throughout the month of October to consider 2016 budget requests from county departments and elected offices. Members of the public are invited to comment after each department head’s or elected official’s budget presentation at the following budget hearings:*
Published on Thursday, October 08 2015 16:00
Many Boulder County homeowners have been working extremely hard to help prepare for future wildfire and create more resilient communities as part of the new Wildfire Partners program. On Saturday, October 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wildfire Partners is inviting interested neighbors and community members to come see mitigation work as part of the inaugural Wildfire Partners Tour of Homes.
The Wildfire Partners Tour of Homes is an opportunity for people to visit Wildfire Partners properties in their community and check out practical
Published on Thursday, October 08 2015 13:51
The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department has lifted a seasonal closure that protected imperiled bats. The lifting of this seasonal closure allows climbers to now access the following areas: the east face of the Hand, the standard route on the Finger Flatiron and all of Shark’s Fin.
No designated trails were closed as part of this wildlife closure, which protected a maternity colony of Townsend’s Big-eared bats, a species of special concern in Colorado.
Published on Thursday, October 01 2015 07:03
One of Boulder’s iconic bus routes is turning 21. To celebrate, the City of Boulder invites the community to participate in a variety of events, special promotions and social media contests, Oct. 7 through Oct. 14. Partnering with CU-Boulder, RTD and Via Mobility Services, the city will provide free service on the HOP during the celebration week.
As part of a larger transit network in the Boulder area, the HOP is reaching a major milestone in its operational history. The HOP is
Published on Thursday, September 17 2015 19:12
Boulder County Elections Division encourages all voters to periodically check their voter registration. Because all active registered voters automatically receive a ballot in the mail, it is important that individuals ensure their voter registration is up-to-date in advance of an election, especially if they have recently moved, provided an alternative mailing address in the past, or have not voted in several years.
Published on Thursday, September 17 2015 19:04
Boulder County Parks and Open Space will host a community meeting on Tuesday, September 22, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Lyons Fire Department about prescribed burns at Heil Valley Ranch and Hall Ranch planned for this
Published on Wednesday, June 03 2015 19:06
On Tuesday and Wednesday, June 16 and 17, Boulder County will accept applications for distribution of available Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers for the first time since 2008. These vouchers provide rental assistance to qualified low-income households to help them obtain safe, decent, and affordable housing. The program currently serves close to seven hundred and twenty low-income households in Boulder County. It is anticipated
Published on Thursday, May 07 2015 08:18
The Boulder County Elections Division is conducting outreach to ask all local voters where they believe Voter Service and Polling Centers should be located, as well as where to place any additional twenty-four hour mail ballot drop boxes. To capture resident input, the Elections Division has designed an online survey (https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BoulderCountyVotes). Survey
Published on Wednesday, February 11 2015 12:06
The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department will increase enforcement of new Voice and Sight Tag Program changes that went into effect on Jan. 1. The changes require off-leash dogs to visibly display current blue Voice and Sight Tags, which demonstrate their guardians have complied with new program requirements. Previously issued green tags are no longer valid.