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School district seeks volunteers for facilities master planning

The Steamboat Springs School District is seeking volunteers to serve on a least four committees to help formulate a district master plan.

Steamboat Springs City Council reviews affordable housing issue

Steamboat Springs City Council members agree that access to affordable housing in the city is an issue they should address.

Steamboat Springs Planning Department makes changes to fee schedule

Some fees for planning services are up, while others are down.

Housing Authority picks developer for rental housing project

The Yampa Valley Housing Authority board voted Thursday to move forward with a developer for a new rental housing project on Elk River Road.

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CDOT makes significant changes to Pine Grove Road intersection to make it safer

By changing the light configuration and geometry of the intersection of Pine Grove Road and U.S. Highway 40, the Colorado Department of Transportation and the city of Steamboat Springs are aiming to prevent tragedies like the death of Robert "Bob" Bear.

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New terrain opening this weekend at Steamboat Ski Area

The ski area on Saturday is opening the Sundown and Elkhead lifts on Saturday, providing access to a number of new trails on Sunshine Peak.

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Proposed base area improvements include safer intersections, more sandy beaches

All of the proposals would be funded from the tax increment financing that has been in use now for several years in the urban renewal area at the base of the ski area.

Fairfield Inn owner eyes new 84-room hotel on U.S. Highway 40

The new hotel would be built a short distance from Bob Amin’s existing Fairfield Inn across U.S. Highway 40 from the Steamboat Christian Center. And the new hotel won’t necessarily be branded a Marriott product.

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Snowfall hits town; Steamboat resort officials predict 'near historic' opening

It’s ironic that a perfectly timed powder dump makes a challenge to open Steamboat Ski Area. But the promise of untracked snow is always a boon to Wednesday’s Scholarship Day, the traditional opening of the ski area.

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Drought breaks in 2015 for single-family home starts at Steamboat's The Range

A Steamboat building contractor has confirmed his company will be building two homes at The Range in Wildhorse Meadows in the summer of 2015.

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Mid-valley homes featured on annual Green Building Tour

Standing next to a $6,000 bank of solar batteries in the mechanical room of a remote Routt County home, Tim McCarthy points out the connected monitoring system, explaining how the technology serves as the brains of the off-grid home.

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Iconic Ski Time Square property sells for $2.9 million

Blue Sage Ventures recently closed on its $2.9 million purchase of Clock Tower Square and some adjacent property. Over the next few years, the developers have plans to spruce up the building and add new residences and commercial spaces around it.

Development of 14 townhomes breaks ground

Developer Curt Weiss has broken ground on 14 townhomes near the Walton Pond Apartments that originally were approved by the planning department in 2009.

Nighttime road construction wraps up in Steamboat

Construction crews on Friday completed their final night of work on U.S. Highway 40 running through Steamboat Springs.

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U.S. 40 paving project reaches east side of Steamboat, remains on schedule

Although the project has been underway for seven weeks, motorists still are adjusting to signage posted by the contractor asking motorists to remain in two lanes until they reach the designated narrowing point, where they are asked to alternate.