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Steamboat City Council, commissioners disagree on trail extension

Commissioners say they have higher priorities than extending the Core Trail

In other business

The Routt County Board of Commissioners and Steamboat Springs City Council:

■ Voted unanimously to adopt a new four-year Human Services Plan to help a variety of local agencies ensure they are spending available funds in a concerted effort to meet community needs and goals. The elected officials heard there will be increased emphasis on helping families break the cycle of poverty.

■ Voted to return Johnny Sawyer, John Spezia and Rich Lowe to new terms on the Yampa Valley Housing Authority, as well as to appoint Kathi Meyer, a previous member, to the board.

■ Heard County Planning Director Chad Phillips say his office has six pending applications for oil and gas drilling permits waiting for their traffic plans to be approved. Of the six, four have returned the requested information.