Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado: Initiative Would Cap Front Range Growth

A Golden man’s attempt to cap new growth along the Front Range is one example of why Amendment 71, which makes it harder to change the constitution, is a good idea. Daniel Hayes, who authored a similar measure in Golden years ago, has submitted an initiative for the 2018 ballot. His proposed constitutional amendment would,… Continue reading Colorado: Initiative Would Cap Front Range Growth

Gov't Affairs, Govt - Northeastern Colorado, Govt - State of Colorado

Region: NoCo Housing Now Construction Defects Forum

NoCo Housing Now, the housing affordability advocacy group created by FCBR, held a forum on November 14 to discuss construction defects reform with members of the Colorado General Assembly. Although all legislators from Larimer and Weld Counties were invited, only three attended: Representatives Perry Buck (Windsor/Larimer County) and JoAnn Ginal (Fort Collins) and Senator John… Continue reading Region: NoCo Housing Now Construction Defects Forum

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Regional Cities Gain Enterprise Zone Status

With the exception of minor adjustments, Enterprise Zone boundaries haven’t changed since 1998.   Despite efforts in recent years by the legislature to reign in the Colorado Enterprise Zone program, the Economic Development Commission recently approved changes to zones in Boulder, Larimer and Weld Counties. The changes in Larimer County include the addition of Estes Park,… Continue reading Regional Cities Gain Enterprise Zone Status