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Carbondale Trustees Tuesday voted 6 to 1 in favor of a limited face mask ordinance. KDNK’s Lucas Turner has the story.

 

 

Carbondale Trustees confirmed Town Manager Jay Harrington’s pick for Police Chief Tuesday. KDNK’s Lucas Turner has the story.

Katrina Byars

Katrina Byars is a former Carbondale Town Trustee and current democratic candidate for Garfield County’s Board of County Commissioners. She has a Masters of Legal Studies in natural resources and environmental law and is a long-time advocate for healthy communities and healthy public lands. She shares her practices and mindset for maintaining strong leadership amidst the political and social challenges of these times.

The Town of Carbondale will be seeking public input on three major projects in the next few months. KDNK's Lucas Turner has more...

On Tuesday, Carbondale Trustees reviewed an update on the rollout of the town's new trash & recycling service. Public Works Director Kevin Schorzman and Mountain Waste & Recycling District Manager Mike Hinkley presented the report. So far complaints are low, and the landfill diversion rate is up, but Trustees could still make changes. KDNK's Lucas Turner has more.

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The average cost of a single-family home in Carbondale rose more than 15 percent from 2018 to 2019, topping one-million dollars. KDNK’s Lucas Turner has more on housing statistics, and how Carbondale Trustees, staff, and citizen volunteers are responding to the shortage of affordable options.

Carbondale Trustees Adopt New Building Codes

Jan 29, 2020
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Carbondale Trustee Erica Sparhawk stopped by Merle and the Cameleon to talk about the latest meeting. Topics include a trash hauling update and new residential building codes.

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At the regular council meeting last week Carbondale’s Trustees approved a Major Site Plan Review and Conditional use permit for a lot just north of the roundabout on Highway 133, between Main Street and Colorado Avenue. KDNK’s Lucas Turner has more…

 

Carbondale Trustees voted Tuesday night to adopt the Town’s 2020 budget. KDNK’s Lucas Turner spoke with Town Manager Jay Harrington and Finance Manager Renae Gustine to get more information.

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Last Tuesday Carbondale Trustees voted to recognize the second Monday in October as Indigenous People’s Day. The vote came after Carbondale residents John Hoffman and Rita Marsh presented a case for the proclamation. KDNK’s Lucas Turner was there and has more..

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KDNK is proud to announce the arrival of a new weekly program: Everything Under The Sun featuring staff and guests of The Sopris Sun, Carbondale's community supported, weekly newspaper. In today's show editor Will Grandbois and reported Megan Tackett join KDNK news director Raleigh Burleigh to talk about the Carbondale Board of TrusteesFire Chief Ron Leach, and the Benjamin Weeks trial. The show will return every Thursday at 4pm.

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News Director Raleigh Burleigh has these updates from the Carbondale Board of Trustees...

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In response to growing distrust between Carbondale’s immigrant population and local police, the Town passed a resolution to improve outreach. Four months have since passed and KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh has this update.

Carbondale trustees approved a budget and discussed allowing alcohol on Main Street during First Fridays. News Director Raleigh Burleigh reports.

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On Tuesday, November 28, Carbondale Trustees signed a contract with Microgrid Energy, subscribing to a solar garden. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports.

Stein Properties Project

Tuesday night, November 14, Carbondale Town Trustees approved the Stein Properties Project, a major mixed-use development replacing the empty lot in the Northeast corner of the roundabout, next to Crystal River Spas and across from Subway, with commercial and residential rentals. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with architect Raul Gawrys about his design.

 

The Town of Carbondale Board of Trustees worked through a packed agenda last night. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports.

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On Tuesday, October 23, Carbondale Trustees began discussing an official recommendation from the town concerning the proposed Crystal Valley Trail from Carbondale to Crested Butte. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports. 

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News Director Raleigh Burleigh provides an update from the latest Carbondale Board of Trustees meeting.

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The Carbondale Board of Trustees met last night. Among items on the agenda, including the swearing-in of Luis Yllanes, there was ample focus on recent bear activity within and around the town. John Groves, representing Colorado Parks and Wildlife, warned that the activity could worsen and persist into November. The trustees also waived an ordinance to allow Rio Grande weed-eating goats to travel through town and adopted a resolution affirming Carbondale's support for the immigrant community. Click the headline to view the resolution in English and Spanish.

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Luis Yllanes, Senior Director of Exhibitions, Registration, and Installation, spoke to KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh about his recent appointment to the Carbondale Board of Trustees.

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The Carbondale Board of Trustees has appointed Luis Yllanes, a KDNK DJ, to fill the temporary vacancy left by Katrina Byars. The motion was made by Marty Silverstein and seconded by Ben Bohmfalk.

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The Carbondale Board of Town Trustees considers a resolution on immigration introduced by local students. The resolution addresses ongoing fear held by immigrants in our community, especially in regards to local law enforcement. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports.

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Carbondale is seeking a new trustee. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with Mayor Dan Richardson to learn more.

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The new City Market in Carbondale has been delayed once again. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh has an update from this week’s Carbondale Board of Trustees meeting.


Katrina Byars attends her final meeting tonight as Carbondale Town Trustee. She sat down with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh to talk about why she’s leaving and more.