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

Longmont: Home Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance Adopted

On March 21 the City Council unanimously approved a new ordinance related to “home grows,” that is cultivating, producing and/or processing of marijuana for medical or recreation uses not associated with a business. The ordinance allows cultivation, production, and processing at a person’s primary residence (or an accessory structure located on the property). Renters are… Continue reading Longmont: Home Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance Adopted

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

Loveland: City Aims for Streamlined, User-Friendly Development Code

The project to create a new Loveland Development Code is underway. The goals of the new code are to make the approval process as simple and efficient as possible, minimize the cost to prepare applications and provide effective citizen participation. For example, under the new process developers would submit sketches for plats and site development… Continue reading Loveland: City Aims for Streamlined, User-Friendly Development Code

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

Should Boulder Historic Preservation Rules Include Yard Features?

According to the City of Boulder’s historic preservation regulations, the Landmarks Board has authority to make decisions on applications to alter or add to a historic property – unless the Council “calls up” an application for further review. Such was the case recently for a family that requested permission to put a swimming pool in… Continue reading Should Boulder Historic Preservation Rules Include Yard Features?