Stuff by Raleigh Burleigh

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - May 6, 2021

    Roadwork season

    Construction on Blake Avenue in Glenwood Springs between 29th Street and Highway 82 is underway. Work is anticipated to be complete in August. Motorists should expect lane closures with alternating one-way traffic on Blake Avenue and some full road closures on weekdays from 7read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - May 6, 2021

    Re: Ascendigo Ranch

    While Ascendigo Ranch’s proposal for a year-round camp is laudable, there could not be a more poorly-chosen location. There are many compelling reasons to deny this proposal (water resources, traffic, limited roads, noise, pollution, zoning regulations) and I will focus on a crucialread more →

  • Locations: Opinion Published

    Tell Governor Polis to enact his own climate action roadmap

    By Will Hodges

    The governor isn’t serious about achieving his own climate goals. Yesterday, he announced he intends to veto Senate Bill 200, a law going through the State Assembly that would give some oomph to his own greenhouse gas reduction goals passed two years ago.

    The state’s…

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  • Locations: Columns Published

    In-person First Fridays return May 7

    By Andrea Stewart

    The community spirit of Carbondale abounds for First Fridays monthly celebrations. This Carbondale Chamber of Commerce event was originally founded by Carbondale Arts as a means to drive the arts-based economy and has since spun into one of our best-loved traditions on the community calendar.

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  • Locations: Español, Letters Published

    Cartas - 29 de abril, 2021

    Hazte un “buddy”

    Ahora, más que nunca durante estos tiempos de incertidumbre, los jóvenes de tu comunidad necesitan de tu tiempo y apoyo. Como mentora de una joven, te puedo asegurar que esta es una de las experiencias más enriquecedoras que tuve en este país alread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Chisme del Pueblo - 29 de abril, 2021

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro


    La ciudad de Glenwood Springs invita a los residentes y a los negocios a asistir a una reunión comunitaria virtual el martes 4 de mayo a las 5:30 p.m. para el plan de operaciones de la I-70 en el Cañónread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Council approves condo purchase

    By Todd Hartley

    Health, both the COVID-related kind and the fiscal kind, took center stage at Tuesday night’s Basalt Town Council meeting, and while nothing is changing just yet on the COVID front, the outlook couldn’t be much sunnier on the town’s balance-sheet side. 

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    Trustees defer rescinding emergency declaration

    Carbondale’s Board of Town Trustees meeting on April 27 saw all trustees in attendance. The previous week’s work session involved reviewing the town’s commercial green building code, checking in with the Parks and Recreation Department and more closely defining a plan for improving Eighth Street.

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  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar, April 29, 2021

    Mother’s Day

    This Saturday, May 1, is your last chance for mommies and their babies born within the past year to be featured in The Sopris Sun’s annual Mother’s Day issue. Call or text Mark Burrows at 970-379-4581 to reserve a photo session in Sopris Parkread more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - April 29, 2021

    Ascendigo facts

    In response to various letters that have appeared in the local newspapers during the past two months, please note the following corrections of fact:

    Ascendigo is NOT requesting new zoning. Garfield County staff rendered the opinion during the pre-application phase that ourread more →