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Greeley: Casseday to Run for Re-Election

Robb Casseday, one of Greeley’s two at-large City Councilors, will run for a second term. He was appointed in February 2011 to finish Maria Seacrest’s term. He won the seat again in November 2011 so he is eligible for another … Continue reading

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Loveland: Code Amendments in the Works

Loveland’s Current Planning Department has two major tasks remaining for 2015. The first is to define and create a permitting process for temporary uses such as fruit stands or Christmas tree lots. Believe it or not the zoning code currently … Continue reading

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Loveland: City Improving Development Review Process

Bob Paulsen, Loveland’s Current Planning Manager, says the City has made changes to its development review systems following the economic downturn. The City is making its system more user-friendly by implementing an electronic submittal system, saving customers time and money. … Continue reading

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Loveland: Council Approves Extra Funding for Impact Fee Study

The City Council passed an ordinance to appropriate a total of $35,800 from General Fund balance to pay for additional professional and consulting services necessary to complete the Capital Expansion Fee (CEF) Plan Based Study. Loveland charges CEFs, otherwise known … Continue reading

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Fort Collins: City Updating Affordable Housing Strategic Plan

Currently five percent of the City’s housing is devoted to publicly assisted affordable housing. Fort Collins calculates a home is affordable for owners who pay less than 38 percent of their gross income. For renters, affordability is defined as paying … Continue reading

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Berthoud: Trustees Clarify Water Policy

On July 28 the Board of Trustees discussed a few clarifications to the Town’s 2014 Water Master Plan and conflicting language in the Town’s development code. Developers needed clarification on raw water requirements for different types of common areas, including … Continue reading

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Longmont: 520 Affordable Rental Units in the Pipeline

According to Kathy Fedler, Longmont’s Housing and Community Investment Manager, several public and private sector home builders were successful in submitting and receiving HUD Community Development Block Grant Disaster Relief (CDBG-DR) funding directly from the State to build affordable housing … Continue reading

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Boulder: Council Postpones Head Tax Ballot Issue

The Boulder City Council decided it was too late to put an occupational privilege (employee tax) on the November ballot. Mayor Matt Appelbaum instigated the proposal. The tax, at a rate of somewhere between $2 and $5 per month, would … Continue reading

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FAQ: Southwest Colorado Listings On ColoProperty.com

ColoProperty.com® is the new public listing website for Southwestern Colorado, served by the CREN MLS Read the article here. Watch the video here. What is CREN? CREN stands for the Colorado Real Estate Network. What area is covered by CREN? … Continue reading

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IRES Multiple Listing Service Announces Data Share Using RPR View™

Information and Real Estate Services, LLC, (IRES Multiple Listing Service) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®) that will significantly broaden exposure for active listings within the state of Colorado. Using a set of sharing … Continue reading

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