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 6Continue reading “Greeley: GARA Supports 3A”

Larimer County: Commissioners Place Arts, Culture and Science Tax Measure on Ballot

Larimer County voters will determine the fate of a proposed tenth-of-a-percent sales tax to fund arts, culture and science in Larimer County this November. Almost 12,000 signatures were submitted to the Larimer County Clerk and Recorder in July to support the measure. The Larimer County Commission formally approved the measure for the November ballot. TheContinue reading “Larimer County: Commissioners Place Arts, Culture and Science Tax Measure on Ballot”

Larimer County: Broadband on the Ballot

The Larimer County Commissioners voted to add a question to the November ballot asking to exempt the County from SB-152 which prohibits local governments from involvement in broadband efforts. Estes Park, Loveland, Fort Collins, and Wellington voters approved similar measures. If passed, the measure would allow the County to support broadband efforts within its municipalitiesContinue reading “Larimer County: Broadband on the Ballot”

Colorado: Contractors Nix Transportation Ballot Question

The Colorado Contractors Association (CCA) announced it will not campaign for a transportation sales tax on the November ballot. Previously CCA had pulled multiple ballot titles but had not come to a final decision to move forward, CCA’s Executive Director, Tony Milo wrote, “our investors have made the difficult but smart decision to hold offContinue reading “Colorado: Contractors Nix Transportation Ballot Question”

Larimer County: Commissioners Race Heats Up

Both county commissioners who are up for reelection this November now have opponents. In District 2, Eric Mokler, a partner in a local industrial real estate firm, will challenge Steve Johnson, a fellow Republican. Bill Wright, a high school teacher from Fort Collins has also announced his candidacy. More information about Mokler and Wright areContinue reading “Larimer County: Commissioners Race Heats Up”