Category Archives: Gov’t Affairs

Improvements to Credit Reporting

Recently Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion reached an agreement with New York state to overhaul their reporting and error resolution practices. Many of these changes will be implemented on a national basis roughly over the next 3 years. Specifically, the firms … Continue reading

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CDOT Unveils Transportation Plan

CDOT’s new transportation plan is big on ideas but low on cash. It has four goals for the State’s roadways: Safety, mobility, economic vitality and maintenance. The plan focuses on operational efficiencies and the use of alternative funding such as … Continue reading

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Legislative Update

Senate Bill-177 “Construction Defects” CAR Position: Support. The bill was introduced on Feb. 10 and was finally heard in committee on March 18 where it passed on a 6-2 vote. It is now scheduled for 2nd hearing in the Senate … Continue reading

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Bustang Corralled

The Colorado Department of Transportation is pushing back the start of its “Bustang” regional weekday bus service. CDOT has announced that the service’s previously announced April opening was being delayed indefinitely – “at least until late spring or maybe early … Continue reading

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Greeley: City Begins Water Dedication Discussion

When the City went through the process of updating its impact fees it became clear that water fees for residential development also needed to be reviewed. After hiring a consultant, Doug Jeavons of BBC, City staff scheduled a series of … Continue reading

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Greeley: City Offers HOPE

The City of Greeley held a training session for 80 REALTORS and lenders interested in learning more about G-HOPE (Greeley Home Ownership Program for Employees). Up to $6,000 in down payment assistance will be available to qualified employees of the … Continue reading

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Loveland: Highway 287 Plan Corridor is Ambitious

City staff says the 287 Strategic Plan is nearing completion. The purpose and overall goal of the Plan is to identify those strategies and projects that will enhance the Corridor’s appeal to businesses and attract new investments to spur additional … Continue reading

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Loveland: Johnson Announces City Council Bid

Leah Johnson, Loveland native and small business owner, has announced her candidacy for City Council, Ward 2. Incumbent Phil Farley announced he will not seek re-election to spend more time with his family. Johnson owns her own company, JD Consulting … Continue reading

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Berthoud: Heron Pointe Opponents Foiled Again

The group calling itself Heron Pointe Neighbors had its petition rejected by the Town of Berthoud for the second time. The group collected signatures from Berthoud residents hoping to force a new vote on the annexation of the Heron Pointe … Continue reading

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Longmont: Composting on the Ballot

Mayor Dennis wants to put the proposal for mandatory curbside composting on the November ballot. Apparently he feels that the majority of citizens support the idea. After a quick, but intense discussion at a recent Council meeting, Coombs agreed to … Continue reading

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