Program Manager Lisa Popovich said during the team's visit that she is looking forward to Main Street adopting a strategy that is more project driven than it has been in the past.
On Wednesday night, Oxbow Design Collaborate and the National Park Service will present two conceptual plans for Bear River Park in west Steamboat.
They are also handling more calls at the same time.
Though the council voted earlier this month not to take city staff's recommendation to mandate that no work occur between Memorial and Labor days from Sixth to Eighth streets on Yampa Street, members urged the city to work with the chosen contractor to minimize the impacts.
Steamboat Springs City Council members on Tuesday left Citizens Hall with confidential binders containing the bios of 10 people who could become the next city manager.
After controversial executive session, City Council endorses short sale of former city manager's home
Councilman Scott Ford wanted the council to start the dialogue about the decision in public before convening a closed-door session to discuss negotiating strategies with the other lien holders on Lanning's property.
The Steamboat Springs City Council will allow the city to spend as much as $450,000 to purchase two used road graders as part of a plan to make the city's snow removal operations safer and more efficient next winter season.
Because of the difficulty he has had selling his home in the Silver Spur neighborhood just west of town, previous city councils have granted Alan Lanning three separate extensions on the home loan that was supposed to be repaid six months after Lanning's resignation in July, 2008.
Steamboat police suspect alcohol contributed to after-hours incident
Police Chief Cory Christensen said John "Nelson" Kane used a snow pad that protects snow sprinklers to slide down the HS100 jump hill before 3 a.m. Saturday when the park was closed.
The 4-2 approval vote came after the developer agreed to extend a snowmelt system to the alleyway on the property.
Commissioners recommended the approval despite the new location's proximity to Bear River Park.
Today, the city wants to spend $80,000 to acquire all of what is now called Hitchens Island to guarantee permanent public river access and to allow for public improvements to be made on what is currently privately owned land near the Iron Horse.
As he joked with a large audience at Bud Werner Memorial Library on Wednesday afternoon, it was hard to tell Nick Power used to be part of the heroin problem in Steamboat Springs.
Many of the dozens of people who spoke urged the city to not focus on making back all of the money spent to operate the ski area.
The total is about $250,000 more than city staff was anticipating spending on both projects in 2014 during budget discussions.
Community members invited to share vision for historic ski hill
"The challenge we have, and I think it's a good one for us as a council to have, is we need to bond a whole new generation to this hill, because it's such a special asset," Councilman Scott Ford said.
Natural Choice wants to move from its current location on Downhill Plaza to the new space at Curve Plaza next to Lil' House Country Biscuits & Coffee.
Officers found the meth in Kelsie Lee Jolley's vehicle following a Feb. 16 traffic stop on Rabbit Ears Pass.
City Council president proposes test run of downtown meters
Because city officials predict a downtown infrastructure improvement project could erase approximately 17 parking spaces, City Council President Walter Magill is floating the idea of testing out paid parking as early as this summer.
Steamboat location is not on list of company closures
Manager Dan Harvey said his store at Wildhorse Marketplace recently learned it is not among the 142 stores Sports Authority is reportedly closing following a bankruptcy filing.
City begins reporting monthly marijuana sales tax totals
Community members can now see exactly how much dough the new marijuana industry in Steamboat Springs is putting into the city's coffers each month.
Although the county currently does not have the reserve funds to pay for its share of a shared public safety facility, county commissioners are asking the city to consider an incremental approach to building new facilities for local law enforcement agencies.
The Steamboat Springs City Council won't put a restriction on the upcoming Yampa Street construction project to keep road work off the busiest portion of the street during the busiest summer months.
Community members will soon be able to weigh in on where they think sidewalks are most needed in Steamboat Springs as the city finalizes a new master plan that calls for dozens of miles of new sidewalks.
City Council to consider timing, logistics of Yampa Street project
City staff is recommending that work not take place on Yampa Street between Sixth and Eighth streets from Memorial Day to Labor Day, which is a period of time businesses report they make the most money.
Council's direction came Tuesday after it heard a presentation about the challenges residents in the new Captain Jack subdivision are facing with loud noise late at night.
The commissioners think they could help the city decide the best way to spend hundreds of thousands of excess lodging tax dollars on an amenity that would draw more visitors to town.
City officials who convened a panel of experts on Tuesday to discuss the geology of Howelsen Hill didn't come away with a silver bullet to stop any future landslides.
Steamboat Springs to pursue state funding for project
Recognizing the impact artists have on the state's economy, the state of Colorado is planning to invest in nine affordable housing projects across the state in the coming years to make it easier for members of the creative industry to find a place to live.
When news broke that the snow sculptures wouldn't be a part of this year's Winter Carnival, community members reacted with a mix of sadness and anger.
Jake Drury and his family are the first residents of the Captain Jack subdivision, and they've told city officials they often find it hard to sleep due to the noise coming from the snow dump in their backyard.
Over the road trucker Ray McDonough was only planning to spend a day and a half making deliveries in Colorado this week.
The city of Steamboat Springs next week will host a public meeting to discuss whether to keep its fifth- and sixth-grade tackle football programs or switch them to flag football.
The situation in Glenwood Canyon remains very precarious three days after two rock slides caused $2 million to $5 million of damage on Interstate 70 and forced thousands of motorists to take a four-hour detour through Northwest Colorado.
Some residents have strong words for elected officials pivoting away from shared law enforcement facility
As decision day approaches and the city and county continue to pivot away from the idea of a shared law enforcement facility, some community members and two of the committee members who spent months vetting different sites for the station hope their elected officials won't give up on the recommendation.
Senate Bill 16-011 would prevent local transit agencies from receiving $5 million in state gas tax revenue each year.
A skier and a snowmobiler died Sunday from apparent medical issues as they were recreating with their friends and family in different parts of Routt County.
As speculation grows that Sports Authority is headed toward bankruptcy, the sporting good retailer has slashed jobs at its corporate headquarters and is reportedly closing some distribution centers.
The city expects it will be able to invest in improvements at Bear River Park in 2017, and city staff is working on a new master plan for the property to help determine what to build.
When Kyan Strong learned Thursday his school will soon close its doors, the fourth grader put $142 of his hard-earned chore money in an envelope and tucked it into his backpack.
While the Drury family is trying to sleep in their new home, city crews are diligently working to dump snow they have removed from city streets and build up the giant, seasonal snow mountain off 13th Street.
Retailers around the country are getting stuck on Steamboat Sticker Co.
Police Chief Cory Christensen on Tuesday told the Steamboat Springs City Council he is worried about the working environment of his employees, adding that the city cannot wait many more years to build a new police headquarters.
The Steamboat Springs CIty Council could soon invite the public to submit their ideas for how to best spend hundreds of thousands of excess lodging tax dollars to draw more visitors to town.
The Winter Sports Club on Tuesday night will meet with the City Council for a work session focused on the historic ski hill's future.
About 42 property owners in downtown Steamboat Springs who don't currently have complete or adequate sidewalks in front of their homes or businesses may want to tune into a Steamboat Sprigns City Council work session on Tuesday night.
Steamboat CrossFit will host a grand-reopening party at its newly renovated Riverside Plaza location from 4 to 6 p.m. Feb. 21.
Snowfall wasn't the only thing that increased in Steamboat Springs in December.
The initial approval came despite opposition from the Colorado Municipal League, which lobbies on behalf of Colorado's cities.
Steamboat's interim city manager said he is still performing due diligence before deciding to throw his hat into the ring.