Location of the Grand Avenue Bridge in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

More than Just a Bridge

Kathy Trauger‘s account of the effort to replace a key bridge in Glenwood Springs. In reading it, think about how a project like this would be handled in your own city or town. “We build…

At the Confluence

At the Confluence

…but for those of us involved, it is an exciting time full of promise! A Colorado native, born and raised at an altitude of 10,200 feet, Kathy Trauger has descended to an altitude of just…

The word "unfair"

Are Your Procedures Fair?

…Editor’s note: In light of Kathy Trauger‘s post today, we thought we’d reprise a column Greg Dale wrote for the Planning Commissioners Journal some years back. It’s still a timely piece — and offers…

Plants grown in a Denver area grow house tended by license medicinal marijuana caregivers. Photo by Colleen Whitfield, Flickr creative commons license.

Grappling With the Green Weed

“Colorado men are we From the peaks gigantic, from the great sierras and the plateaus, From the mine and from the gully, from the hunting trail we come, Pioneers! O Pioneers!” — from…

image from All Aboard Florida web page

Rail Redux – Part 1

…Editor’s note: with this two-part article, we close out our “A Year in America” series. Our thanks to Deepa Sanyal, Kathy Trauger, and Anita Rasmussen for their contributions. All of their articles can…