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Election Results Show Voters Approve The 1% Tax Increase And Sale Of Lot 4

It appears that the majority of voters in Estes Park are ready for change. In the April 1st election, Ballot Issue 1A regarding the 1% Sales Tax Increase, the yes votes won overwhelmingly over those voting against it. Official results are: Ballot Issue 1A (1% Sales Tax) Shall the Town of Estes Park taxes be increased $2 million annually and by whatever additional amounts are raised annually thereafter by th ...

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Let’s Celebrate!

Volunteers bring help, hope, and joy to flood victims Throughout this month, over 600 volunteers have come to Estes Park to help wherever they are needed. And every Friday there has been a “shindig” in one of the hardest hit communities. Starting early in the morning, workers flood one designated site and help with those BIG projects that seem insurmountable. The work is hard, but sharing it with many hands ...

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US 36 Closed For Three Hours On Thursday, March 27

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration – Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) have scheduled the fifth of 20 different three-hour blasting operations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 27 at mile marker 11.8 (west of Pinewood Springs near Estes Park). The blasting is part of the US 36 Emergency Flood Reconstruction project between Lyons and E ...

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US Hwy 36 Construction Update, March 22-29

  Three hour delay scheduled next Thursday, March 27 BOULDER, LARIMER COUNTIES — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration – Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) strongly urge motorists to travel on State Highway (SH) 7 between Lyons and Estes Park, as delays are lengthening significantly due to the heavy volume of traffic on the corridor. As part ...

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US Hwy 34 Construction Schedule

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and contractor Kiewit Infrastructure will continue to have lane closures on US 34 between Loveland and Estes Park in the coming weeks in order to allow for work that will help crews prepare for the spring thaw. Due to the temporary state of the highway following the September 2013 flood, crews need to perform hillside stabilization and rockfall mitigation wor ...

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US 36 Construction Schedule, March 15-22

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration - Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) strongly urge motorists to travel on State Highway (SH) 7 between Lyons and Estes Park, as delays are lengthening significantly due to the heavy volume of traffic on the corridor. As part of the US 36 Emergency Flood Reconstruction project, blasting will continue next week ...

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Bears Coming Out of Hibernation Be Bear Aware

With the warmer temperatures now arriving, it’s almost time for our resident black bears to begin emerging from their winter dens. Coincidentally, it's also time for Colorado residents to take precautions to help keep bears wild. Human-bear conflicts are a fact of life in Colorado, but with some simple actions, residents of bear country can help to significantly reduce those conflicts. The biggest issue in ...

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US 36 To Close For 2 Hours On Monday, March 17

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration – Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) have scheduled the first of 10 different two-hour blasting operations from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Monday, March 17 at mile marker 11.2 (west of Pinewood Springs near Estes Park). The blasting is part of the US 36 Emergency Flood Reconstruction project between Lyons and Estes ...

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