KDNK's annual meeting is Wednesday, December 10 from 5-7 pm at KDNK, 76 South 2nd Street. Come for food, refreshments and a annual report on the station. All current members should have recieved an invitation to vote online. Members may also vote at the meeting. Click the link for board candidate bios. Call the station if you wish to vote but have not received a ballot. 970 963-0139.
The Town of Carbondale has been in the midst of a large planning overhaul over the last few years. But, rules and regulations around development can be confusing. In Part 2 of our planning series, town planner Janet Buck explains the recently adopted comprehensive land use plan to KDNK's January Jones.
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A billionaire developer with ties to WalMart recently purchased the Crystal Village Plaza in Carbondale, home to City Market, Ace Hardware, and other businesses. For this week's News Brief, KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh talks with Sopris Sun editor Lynn Burton about the story. Full story can be found here.
Carbondale has been through lots of changes over the last few years and the town planning department plays a key role in shaping what the town looks like. Over the next few weeks, KDNK’s January Jones will take a closer look at what’s ahead for the town in a conversation with Planning Director Janet Buck- beginning with a little “Planning 101.”
Hostility against the Federal government in the West isn’t new. In the October 27th edition of the High Country News, journalist Ray Ring writes that it's time for the west to grow up. Hear about the research Ring did into incidents on the latest episode of Sounds of the High Country.
District Attorney Sherry A. Caloia explains juvenile justice issues for the Weekly News Brief.
The much anticipated James Surls sculpture "Sewing the Future" was installed in the new Carbondale roundabout. KDNK's Mike Lemmer was on scene and has this report.
At KDNK we are looking ahead at some long range planning and we would appreciate your input, ideas and feedback. Please read the Strategic Plan First Draft and let us know what you think. Send responses to Bob Schultz: bschultz at sopris.net. Thank you!
Tensions have lessened between the Glenwood Springs City Council and Garfield County Commissioners over a proposed FedEx warehouse and distribution center south of the city. And, as KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports, the city has more time to work towards a solution with the developer.