A new section of the Poudre River Trail, located near Windsor, Colorado now open for public access, for the first time. Trail head is located on the south side of CR 32E between Larimer County Road 3 and Weld County Road 13. This ½-mile section of trail is an extension of a 21-mile section of the Poudre River Trail that connects Island Grove Park in Greeley, to State Highway 392, west of Windsor. A pedestrian underpass at State Highway 392 was installed in 2009 and a connecting trail into ... Full Story
DENVER, Colo. – Freshman Jason Torf made a career high 36 saves as Air Force beat Clarkson, 2-1, in the first game of the 19th annual Denver Cup college hockey tournament at Magness Arena in Denver. Air Force improved to 5-6-1 overall while Clarkson fell to 6-5-2. The win was Air Force’s first ever in the Denver Cup, snapping a 14-game losing streak in the tournament that was started in 1992. Air Force scored first as Matt Becker gave the Falcons a 1-0 lead at the 4:30 mark. ... Full Story
Commissioner Tom Donnelly will meet with citizens in Berthoud on Wednesday - Nov. 24 - 8:30 a.m. at the Light House Cafe in Grace Place, 250 Mountain Avenue, Berthoud. This Citizen Meeting is a great way to meet with Commissioner Donnelly in an informal atmosphere to discuss issues important to you! Special Guest: Marc Engemoen to talk about Public Works/Road projects in Larimer County.
Critter Scene Investigations Two sets of tracks dot the fresh snow leading into a gully. Suddenly the tracks trail off into an area of disturbed snow, and only one set of tracks leaves the area. What happened there? Join volunteer naturalists on snowy mornings to investigate animal behaviors using basic tracking skills during this fun interactive program. Programs will be held when conditions are good for tracking at Devil’s Backbone Open Space, Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, and ... Full Story
Hermit Park Open Space to Implement Winter-Season Closure The Larimer County Department of Natural Resources has instituted an operational business change for the winter months at Hermit Park Open Space. The area will be closed to all use starting on December 20, 2010. It will open again for all use on March 1, 2011. These are typically the months of lowest visitation with very few campers or hikers.
The 2011 Larimer County Department of Natural Resources' Annual Entrance Permits, for parks and open spaces managed by Larimer County, will be available for purchase on December 1. These are 13-month permits, valid December 2010, through December 2011, and allow use of Carter Lake, Flatiron Reservoir, Hermit Park Open Space, Horsetooth Reservoir, Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, Pinewood Reservoir, and Ramsay-Shockey Open Space. The following permits will be available for purchase online at ... Full Story
Larimer County Commissioners' Schedule November 22 to 26, 2010 Monday, November 22, 2010 7:00am - 8:00am Republican Breakfast Club, Best Western, Hwy 34 & I-25, Loveland 6:30pm - 8:30pm Estes Park only: Public Hearing, Estes Park Municipal Building Board Room, 170 MacGregor, Estes Park 1. Proposed Fee Schedule for Estes Park Transfer Station 2. Proposed 2011 Larimer County Budget Hearing Tuesday, November 23, 2010 9:00am - 12:00pm Public Comment and ... Full Story
Administrative Matters November 23, 2010 9:00 a.m. to 10:35 a.m. Commissioners' Conference Room 200 West Oak Street, Fort Collins Please Note: Scheduled Times are Subject to Change! * Please Note: If There is No Public Comment, Administrative Matters will Begin at 9:00 a.m. Agenda Public Comment 9:00-9:05 a.m. Approval of Minutes for the Week of November 15. 9:05-9:08 a.m. Review of the Schedule for the Week of November 29 and December 6. 9:08-9:11 ... Full Story
November 15 to 19, 2010 Monday, November 15, 2010 7:00am - 8:00am Republican Breakfast Club, Best Western, Hwy 34 & I-25, Loveland 10:00am - 12:00pm Worksession Regarding Financial Picture at The Ranch 3:00pm - 6:00pm Land Use Items with Development Review Team, Hearing Room, 1st Floor PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE PUBLIC COMMENT ON THE COUNTY LAND USE CODE PUBLIC COMMENT ON THE LARIMER COUNTY BUDGET CONSENT ITEMS: *Will not be discussed unless requested by ... Full Story
Administrative Matters November 16, 2010 2:00 a.m. to 3:30 a.m. Commissioners' Conference Room 200 West Oak Street, Fort Collins Administrative Matters, next week on Tuesday, Nov. 16, has been moved to 2pm Tuesday afternoon due to scheduling conflicts with the Board. The meeting normally begins at 9am on Tuesdays mornings. Public comment will begin at 2pm and the meeting can be heard via streaming at: http://larimer.org/bcc/broadcast.cfm Agenda Public ... Full Story