Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Loveland

Loveland: LBAR Endorses Olson

The Loveland Berthoud Association of REALTORS® has endorsed Steve Olson in the election to select a new City Council member to represent Ward 3. Olson, a member of the Board of Directors of the Northern Colorado Legislative Alliance and active member of the Loveland Chamber of Commerce, has the skills and experience to serve Loveland… Continue reading Loveland: LBAR Endorses Olson

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Boulder, Govt - County Weld, Govt Longmont

Longmont: Chamber Presents Construction Defects Resolution

Bruce Partain, CEO of the Longmont Chamber of Commerce made a brief presentation last night to Longmont City Council, delivering a resolution from the Board of Directors asking the City Council to pass a construction defects ordinance, just as Fort Collins and Loveland did last year. Partain urged the Council to support legislative reform of… Continue reading Longmont: Chamber Presents Construction Defects Resolution

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Boulder, Govt - County Weld, Govt Longmont

Longmont: LAR Supports Bond Measure

The Longmont Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors voted to support the St. Vrain Valley School District’s $260 million bond measure, also known as 3A. If approved, the revenues generated by the bond would pay for the construction of three new schools in the Erie/Carbon Valley area. The bulk of the funding would be allocated… Continue reading Longmont: LAR Supports Bond Measure

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Boulder, Govt Boulder

Boulder County: Boulder REALTORS® Support 3A

On October 19 the Boulder Area REALTOR® Association’s (BARA) Board of Directors voted to support Boulder Valley School District ballot measure 3A, a mill levy override. BARA’s position statement notes that a strong school district is good for the economy and an important factor in quality of life. The statement also criticizes the State, arguing… Continue reading Boulder County: Boulder REALTORS® Support 3A

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Weld, Govt Greeley

Greeley: GARA Supports 3A

GARA’s Board of Directors voted to support a proposed 10.34 mill levy override (MLO) which will appear on the November ballot as ballot measure 3A. If it passes, it would give the Greeley-Evans School District 6 $12 million a year for seven years. This equates to an additional $540 per student, per year. District 6… Continue reading Greeley: GARA Supports 3A

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Loveland

Loveland: LBAR Supports School Ballot Measures

Following the recommendation of the Government Affairs Committee, LBAR’s Board of Directors voted to support Thompson School District’s mill levy override (MLO) and bond measures. Ballot question 3D will ask voters to approve a MLO of 7.15 mills for residential properties to make salaries and compensation more competitive with neighboring districts, replace textbooks and purchase… Continue reading Loveland: LBAR Supports School Ballot Measures

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer

Larimer County: LBAR Supports Incumbents

The Loveland-Berthoud Association of REALTORS Board of Directors approved a recommendation from the Government Affairs Committee to endorse Steve Johnson (District 2) and Tom Donnelly (District 3) for Larimer County Commissioner. Both Commissioners have been supportive of REALTOR issues such as water, transportation, and housing, and work well with constituents. On November 8, voters will… Continue reading Larimer County: LBAR Supports Incumbents

Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado: Health Insurance Battle Heating Up

Supporters of Amendment 69, which would create a state-run health insurance program and double Colorado’s state budget, have raised $44,940 so far, according to the Secretary of State’s website. In contrast, Coloradans for Coloradans, the opposition group, has raised $688,141(including a $50,000 donation from CAR). CAR’s Board of Directors voted to oppose the measure in… Continue reading Colorado: Health Insurance Battle Heating Up

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Weld, Govt Greeley

Greeley: GARA Endorses Incumbent Commissioners

GARA’s Board of Directors voted to approve three recommendations made by an interviewing committee. After interviewing five of the seven Weld County commissioner candidates (Carl Erickson and Lynette Kilpatrick did not respond to repeated invitations), the committee unanimously voted to recommend the three incumbents: Sean Conway (at-large), Mike Freeman (District 1) and Barbara Kirkmeyer (District… Continue reading Greeley: GARA Endorses Incumbent Commissioners

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Berthoud

Berthoud: LBAR Endorses Mulvihill

Following the recommendation of the Government Affairs Committee, LBAR’s Board of Directors voted to endorse Steve Mulvihill for mayor of Berthoud and contribute to his campaign using local CARPAC funds. LBAR supports private property rights, economic development and good planning to preserve Berthoud’s future. Steve wants to protect the town’s infrastructure, support the downtown and… Continue reading Berthoud: LBAR Endorses Mulvihill