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Steamboat Springs City Council members raised concerns about ski pass perk, emails show

The discussion occurred following a ski season when two of the ski passes went missing and one councilman caught some flak for his frequent use of the city benefit.

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Steamboat Springs City Council president stands by approval of controversial apartment project

“At this point, I’m not willing to reconsider it,” Walter Magill said Thursday. “I’ll be interested in hearing what the court has to say. We looked at each of the variances and had a dialogue on it” before we approved those variances.

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Yampa construction halted for Labor Day

Construction of the Yampa Street Improvements Project will continue the week of Sept. 5, but there will be no active work on Monday, Sept. 5 in observance of Labor Day.

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Sidewalk work starting on Oak Street

Downtown Lincoln Avenue will be sandwiched by construction starting Tuesday when work begins on Oak Street.

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Rob Dick remembered as tireless advocate for affordable housing

From the River Place co-housing community near the city’s southern edge to the West End Village subdivision, Rob Dick’s impact on housing reaches across Steamboat Springs.

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Roundabouts one way to meet several goals at approach to resort base

The reaction of 14 lodging shuttle and transit drivers to the possibility of creating a new roundabout on Mount Werner Circle at the entrance to Ski Time Square led to an 'aha moment.'

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Yampa closed between 7th and 9th streets

Yampa Street will be closed to vehicular traffic between Seventh and Ninth streets, including the Eighth Street intersection, as the Yampa Street Improvements Project enters its 14th week. The Seventh Street intersection will remain open.

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City planners reviewing several new development projects

A plan to convert the old Staples building into an urgent care center and a proposal to renovate Yampa Valley Electric Association’s headquarters are among the many development applications city planners are reviewing this month.

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Officials offer update on Yampa construction project

Construction of the Yampa Street Improvements Project will continue this week. This phase of the project will be entering its 13th week of construction, and work will be substantially completed no later than Nov. 24.

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City offers update on Yampa project

Construction of the Yampa Street Improvements Project will continue the week of Aug. 8.

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Banking on summer: Ski resorts seek return on year-round investment

At Vail Mountain, grown men could be heard screaming with fear and excitement as they raced down the summer tubing hill. Tangled in ropes, the eyes of toddlers grew large as they contemplated their next step on the obstacle course. On a ski lift, families visiting Vail rode back up the hill after cruising down the zip line. “Mom, it’s awesome,” Dylan Taylor yelled below. “It doesn’t hurt your stomach. You can do it.” There are tamer attractions too, such as the self-guided interpretive nature trails. That means, this summer at Vail’s Epic Discovery, there is something for just about everyone. By building such attractions, ski resorts in Colorado and throughout the United States are on a mission to become year-round attractions. Vail has led the way when it comes to ski resorts offering its guests more things to do in the summer, while other resorts, such as Steamboat Ski Area, are trying to catch up.

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Residents fear one of Steamboat's historic barns nearing the end after years of neglect

Before it was boxed into a corner next to a busy parking lot, tagged with heart-shaped graffiti and littered with cans and an old shopping cart, the Arnold family's iconic metal-roofed barn was a prominent landmark in the Yampa Valley.

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Yampa Street closures announced for week of July 25

Beginning Monday, July 25, Yampa Street will be closed to vehicular traffic between Ninth and 10th streets, including the Ninth Street intersection. Access into the public parking lot at Ninth and Yampa will be closed for a majority of the work week.

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Yampa Street closures announced for week of July 19

Beginning Tuesday, July 19, Yampa Street will be closed to vehicular traffic between Ninth and 11th streets, including the 10th Street intersection.

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The STARS align: Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports plans new organization hub

Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports leaders say the new STARS Ranch will be an organization hub for clients and staff while benefitting the entire Steamboat community.

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