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Steamboat briefs for Dec. 13

Hayden Town Board of Trustees to approve budget

Steamboat Springs — The Hayden Town Board of Trustees likely will approve the town's 2008 budget at its meeting at 7 p.m. today at Hayden Town Hall. — The Hayden Town Board of Trustees likely will approve the town's 2008 budget at its meeting at 7 p.m. today at Hayden Town Hall.

— The Hayden Town Board of Trustees likely will approve the town’s 2008 budget at its meeting at 7 p.m. today at Hayden Town Hall.

The balanced $3.5 million budget, under discussion since October, shows rising costs in growth-affected areas such as public safety, which would be funded by double-digit increases in sales tax revenues from Yampa Valley Regional Airport.

The Town Board also will consider updates to the Hayden Comprehensive Plan, approved last month by the Planning Commission, and fill vacancies on the Parks and Recreation Board.

United Way seeks help with Christmas wishes

Routt County United Way is looking for individuals to “adopt” families through its Christmas Wishes Program. To share your giving spirit with a family in need, contact Charmaine at 879-5605 or charmaine@unitedwayroutt.com.