A skid steer removes sediment and vegetation in preparation for installing new concrete lining in the ditch along 31st Street just north of Echo Lane. DRX Enterprises, the city contractor, is focusing this month on problem areas along the ditch. The work is separate from an ongoing study of long-range Camp Creek improvements. See article. (Photo posted 4/9/14.)
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Utilities
Shortened life possible for facility supplying a third of city's power (posted 2/19/14)

Councilmember Snider responds to environmental questions about coal-plant decommissioning (posted 2/19/14)


Flood Control
Interim repairs in April on Pleasant Valley's Camp Creek ditch (posted 3/27/14)

Summer rains were kinder to Douglas Creeks -- they still need $5.1M in repairs (posted 3/15/14)

Alternative 2 favored by Camp Creek meeting attendees (posted 3/10/14)

Camp Creek flood-fix options: 2 with ditch, 1 underground (posted 3/4/14)

Camp Creek work in Garden: Strategic 'hole in the ground' (posted 3/4/14)

Meeting March 12 on flood control in the Douglas Creeks (posted 3/4/14)

Camp Creek: Poles, tape show height of Gateway Road if it's raised (posted 2/19/14)

Flood-control work set this spring on Douglas, Camp creeks (posted 2/19/14)

Next meeting set, pro/con public comments released on Camp Creek drainage (posted 1/13/14)

November ballot issue seen for stormwater (posted 1/8/14)



No Man's Land
History meets present-day at Adams Crossing (posted 4/11/14)

WAAP's Bridge- to-Ridge 'preferred alternative' would move bridge, avenue north (posted 4/10/14)

Councilman King's town hall to include 'No Man's Land' issues (posted 2/19/14)

Study of avenue west of 31st to resume (posted 1/6/14; print date 10/10/13)

Renaming 'No Man's Land' ideas (posted 1/6/14) -- a compilation of suggestions people have sent to the Westside Pioneer


VA Clinic
VA clinic opening now seen in August (posted 2/3/14)

New vet clinic to be named after Cheyenne Mountain High grad who earned WWII Medal of Honor, then died in a later battle (posted 1/6/14; print date 11/14/13)



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