Greeley: GARA Endorses Incumbent Commissioners

GARA’s Board of Directors voted to approve three recommendations made by an interviewing committee. After interviewing five of the seven Weld County commissioner candidates (Carl Erickson and Lynette Kilpatrick did not respond to repeated invitations), the committee unanimously voted to recommend the three incumbents: Sean Conway (at-large), Mike Freeman (District 1) and Barbara Kirkmeyer (DistrictContinue reading “Greeley: GARA Endorses Incumbent Commissioners”

Weld County Adopts 2012 Building Code

Weld County always marches to its own drummer and so the decision made by the County Commissioners regarding the 2012 building code update should not come as a surprise. Unlike most jurisdictions, the Commissioners deleted the residential sprinkler mandate entirely rather than deferring the requirement until 2016. In addition, builders will not be required toContinue reading “Weld County Adopts 2012 Building Code”

Conway Announces Re-election Bid

Sean Conway announced his decision to run for a second term as Weld County Commissioner. The election will not occur for 10 months but given Conway’s early announcement it is unlikely he will have competition from the GOP for his at-large seat given his party’s dominance in county politics.