Renters living in illegal secondary units on Buena Vista Court will have some more time to stay in their homes while their landlords try to solve some contentious parking and snow-removal problems that have been causing headaches on the cul-de-sac.
Steamboat Springs City Manager Gary Suiter is attributing a flurry of snow-removal complaints in the city to the combination of frequent, heavy snowfall and small private contractors not following plowing rules.
Steamboat Springs City Council members have different reactions to the news that the city’s public relations manager is manufacturing quotes for officials in city press releases.
Some fear potential tax overload as community groups eye 2017 ballot initiatives in Steamboat Springs
With as many as six or seven local tax initiatives headed for the ballot in 2017, some community groups are starting to take steps they hope will prevent a case of tax heartburn in the electorate that dooms them all.
On more than one occasion, Don Valentine has had to make a trek to a public meeting to defend the park that is named after his late wife. But last week, Valentine found himself praising the latest idea for the park.
9:44 p.m. Officers were called to a report of some Green Bay Packers fans who may have been celebrating their team's victory too much in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue.
Steamboat Springs City Council president uncomfortable with new PR position manufacturing 'quotes' for city officials
Even Steamboat Springs City Council President Walter Magill eventually admitted his “quote” in a recent press release from City Hall didn’t sound like Walter Magill.
The Arnold Barn will have to hold on through a few more snow storms before its future becomes clear.
The city of Steamboat Springs' search for a new operator of Howelsen Hill has produced four potential bidders.
Citing work demands and his desire to spend more time with his family, Steamboat Springs City Councilman Tony Connell plans to step down from the council next month.
The Steamboat Springs City Council does not appear to be willing to buy another piece of property on Yampa Street that some community members have eyed as another riverside park with a new pedestrian bridge.
But before the new off-leash area at Whistler Park goes beyond the conceptual phase, the city wants to hear from residents about the idea.
Some city leaders recently pointed to the results of the survey as evidence the city might want to invest more of its lodging tax dollars in flatter, more accessible trails instead.
The owner of 655 Yampa Street pitched the property to the city in the fall with a price tag of $1.3 million.
A community group that wants to improve local parks for canines will seek public input Wednesday evening on a proposal to add new dog-related amenities to Rita Valentine Park.
The Steamboat Springs City Council learned this week that its decision to buck a city staff recommendation and buy used snowplowing equipment instead of new vehicles has likely not come without some consequences.
Shiner Bock is on sale. Hundreds of kegs are headed to the ski area. And downtown businesses are staying open later on Thursday night.
Community members and businesses will now be able to join area students in the snow sculpting competition.
A judge has taken issue with the Steamboat Springs City Council’s approval of a controversial downtown apartment project, saying the city’s elected officials did not follow city rules when they endorsed the development.
Steamboat Ski Area has emerged as a possible caretaker of a historic barn that has been neglected for years near the Meadows Parking Lot.
“The city has a long history of jumping into business opportunities and then saying ‘maybe we shouldn’t have done that,'” Councilman Scott Ford said.
The city of Steamboat Springs wants to purchase a new hangar at Bob Adams Field to house planes that pass through the municipal airport.
The Ski Locker in downtown Steamboat Springs isn’t your typical office space.
It’s been an eventful year for our city government. A new city manager was hired. Police station plans advanced. And the Steamboat Springs City Council called dibs.
Steamboat Springs Transit will run more buses in the wee hours of Sunday morning to make sure revelers who are ringing in the new year make it home safe.
The city of Steamboat Springs’ decision to give the new owners of the Iron Horse $267,000 for public access to the Yampa River isn’t sitting well with a former city councilwoman and some community members.
Having secured a preliminary agreement with the Steamboat Springs City Council, the potential developers of new neighborhoods in west Steamboat plan to spend the coming months trying to overcome a series of hurdles as they work toward development and annexation applications.
A plan to convert more than half the remaining hotel rooms at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort into updated timeshares recently earned approval, and some ringing endorsements, from the Steamboat Springs Planning Commission.
With only five minutes until the authorities were due to pick up me and my band of outlaws and take us to a more secure facility in Aspen, it seemed as though we were doomed to a life behind bars.
Vacant lots that were recently annexed into the city of Steamboat Springs are hitting the real estate market this week, offering buyers a rare opportunity to build new estate-sized homes in the downtown area.
Steamboat Springs’ smaller and more historic ski hill is letting skiers and riders make free turns all day Friday.
A community group that has been working to fight opioid addiction is hoping to find some new funding sources for their cause in the New Year.
A Steamboat Today review of council executive session data going back to 2001 shows the current council is on pace to hold hold the highest percentage of meetings with executive sessions since a council that was seated in 2005.
Somewhere between my third and fourth attempt to free my Nissan Xterra from a deep snow ditch along Routt County Road 14 last week, it sank in. Winter photography is tough.
Summer visitor survey showing decline in biking numbers raises eyebrows at Steamboat Springs City Council meeting
As some community members call for more technical and difficult biking trails in Steamboat Springs, some elected officials are pointing to the data from a recent summer survey as a reason the city might want to instead invest more in flatter, more accessible trails.
Small pigs are one vote away from being accepted as pets in Steamboat Springs.
City Council signs preliminary agreement with developers who want to build new neighborhoods in West Steamboat
Before the approval came, Council President Walter Magill appeared disappointed with how long it took the council to move forward with the proposal.
Steamboat Springs City Council releases transcript of closed-door session after transparency concerns raised
A transcript of a closed-door meeting the Steamboat Springs City Council held last month gives the public insight into how the council privately came to decide to file a lawsuit against a developer and landowner over the neglect of a historic barn if the parties didn’t accept an ultimatum.
Steamboat Springs will continue to lose its middle class if elected officials don't act on housing, committee warns
A steering committee that has spent several months studying housing shortages in Routt County and Steamboat Springs warned local elected officials on Tuesday that if action isn’t taken soon, the area is in danger of growing older and richer and losing more of its young professionals and middle class.
A group of snowmobilers on Rabbit Ears Pass discovered just how high the danger was Sunday.
The developers have changed their proposal to a smaller phased annexation, a concept the city’s elected officials appear to favor over a larger annexation of the entire former Steamboat 700 parcel.
The Steamboat Springs Planning Commission on Thursday will consider a proposal to convert more than half the remaining hotel rooms at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort into 112 timeshares.
Steamboat Springs dog owners who want better parks and amenities for their animals can now pitch in to help make those dreams a reality.
A group of property owners on Buena Vista Court is appealing the Steamboat Springs Planning Commission’s decision not to legalize their secondary dwelling units.
The Steamboat Springs Police Department is continuing to crack down on bars that it thinks are breaking the city’s alcohol rules by over-serving customers or handing out drinks beyond 2 a.m.
The Steamboat Springs City Council is moving ahead with rule changes that would allow pot shops to stay open three hours later until 10 p.m.
The Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday night unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding with the county that will dedicate $215,506 to the creation of the schematic designs for the facility.
Proposed revisions to the city’s animal code would allow city residents to legally own domesticated pigs that are under 100 pounds for the first time.
Arnold Barn's fate remains in limbo after Steamboat Springs City Council passes on relocation proposal
If the council had agreed to the plan, it would have offered the city a possible resolution to a lawsuit it filed last month against the landowner and developer who the city thinks should be on the hook for stabilizing the barn.
The ordinance going before the city’s elected officials would allow all marijuana dispensaries to stay open until 10 p.m., three hours later than their current closing time.