Loveland: Flexible Zoning Overlay Passes First Reading

The City Council unanimously passed an ordinance on first reading to encourage developers to consider lots that are difficult to build on by providing relief from existing regulatory standards that restrain development. The flexible zoning overlay is intended to get an applicant through the development process quicker with less initial cost. For example, it mayContinue reading “Loveland: Flexible Zoning Overlay Passes First Reading”

Region: Study Will Identify Solutions for US 34

CDOT is preparing to hire a consultant to manage a planning and environmental linkage study (PEL) for the corridor from Glade Road to Weld County Road 49 east of Greeley. The North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization (NFRMPO) approved funding for the study as requested by the US 34 Elected Officials Coalition: The highway hasContinue reading “Region: Study Will Identify Solutions for US 34”

Group Says High-Speed Rail from Fort Collins to Pueblo Feasible and Profitable

A $2.8 million study evaluating the feasibility of high-speed rail from Fort Collins to Pueblo has identified five potential routes that could carry more than 10 million passengers annually. The Colorado Department of Transportation and the Federal Railroad Administration launched the Interregional Connectivity Study (ICS), last spring. ICS team members hope to build a startupContinue reading “Group Says High-Speed Rail from Fort Collins to Pueblo Feasible and Profitable”