Elected Officials push for extension on I-25 Grant

The North I-25 Coalition, a group of elected officials from jurisdictions along the highway, is continuing to fight for funding to expand I-25 — when they’re not busy fighting with each other and CDOT.  At the group’s most recent meeting CDOT officials said that the proposed RAMP project (to toll I-25 from Highway 7 toContinue reading “Elected Officials push for extension on I-25 Grant”

Isaia Aricayos of Greeley announces for HD 50

Aricayos has announced his intent to run for House District 50 (Greeley/Evans). Aricayos is a Republican, and has published the following statements related to real estate issues: “I believe in a reasonable and balanced approach to regulation, accountability and transparency for energy and resource development. I believe in free enterprise. Small businesses are the lifebloodContinue reading “Isaia Aricayos of Greeley announces for HD 50”

Oil and Gas Commission Approves Bigger Setbacks

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission gave final approval to statewide 500-foot buffers between new wells and homes on Feb. 11. The oil and gas industry opposed the new setback, which will replace a 350-foot rule for urban areas and 150 feet for rural areas. Environmental and community groups weren’t happy either because theyContinue reading “Oil and Gas Commission Approves Bigger Setbacks”

GARA Opposes Proposed Drilling Setbacks

The Board of Directors of the Greeley Area REALTOR® Association voted to oppose the 500-foot residential setback requirement being considered by the COGCC. It is estimated that a quarter of Greeley’s land would be useless for development if this rule is implemented. That translates to a loss of an estimated $3.2 million each year inContinue reading “GARA Opposes Proposed Drilling Setbacks”

Wrap-up Luncheon Will Feature Area Legislators

The Northern Colorado Legislative Alliance (NCLA) will host a Legislative Wrap-up event with Northern Colorado Legislators. The event will take place from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Friday, May 11th at the Embassy Suites in Loveland. The hotel is conveniently located at the intersection of I25 and Crossroads. The event will feature discussions onContinue reading “Wrap-up Luncheon Will Feature Area Legislators”