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C'Dale Planner Janet Buck Explains UDC

December 17, 2014
In Part 3 of our planning series, Carbondale Town Planner Janet Buck explains the town's Unified Development Code, or UDC, and its update to KDNK's January Jones.
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Carbondale Roundabout Ribbon Cutting

December 9, 2014
Over nine million dollars and 16 years later, the changes at State Highway 133 and Main Street in Carbondale are nearly complete. After the official ribbon cutting Friday afternoon, KDNK News Director January Jones spoke with Mayor Stacey Bernot about what it means for the town.
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Fracking Fluid Study: Part 2

December 8, 2014
A new study from the University of Colorado is breaking ground in identifying chemicals in fracking fluid. Dr. Michael Thurman says results could benefit the public and industry.
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C'Dale Development Regs Demystified

December 2, 2014

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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Surls Sculpture: Sewing the Future

Surls Sculpture: Sewing the Future November 20, 2014
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.
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FedEx Expansion Decision Delayed

November 18, 2014

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.


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FedEx Expansion Spurs Jurisdictional Control Issues

November 12, 2014

Garfield County Commissioners have yet to make a decision about the proposed FedEx center south of Glenwood Springs. But, as KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports, the issue has become a jurisdictional debate between the county and the City of Glenwood Springs.

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Why Vote in Person?

November 4, 2014
The Pew Research Center and the Center for Voting and Democracy say that about 40% of U.S. voters participate in mid-term elections compared to almost 60% who vote in presidential elections. Close to 90 voters cast their ballots at the Glenwood Springs Community Center Tuesday morning. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh caught up with a handful of them to talk about mid-term elections and why they voted in person.
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Senator Udall Rallies C'Dale

October 28, 2014
On Monday, Democratic US Senator Mark Udall swung through Carbondale to energize supporters amidst political polls that show him losing to Republican Challenger Cory Gardner. KDNK was there and has this excerpt from his speech.
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BLM Prescribed Burn on Roan Plateau Regenerates Aspen Trees

BLM Prescribed Burn on Roan Plateau Regenerates Aspen Trees October 24, 2014
A Bureau of Land Management prescribed fire on the Roan Plateau, funded by energy company WPX, is the first of three burns, which the BLM says will regenerate aspen stands. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh reports.
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