Town of Pagosa Springs – The Pagosa Springs SUN http://www.pagosasun.com The most trusted source for news and information about Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Thu, 12 Sep 2019 19:20:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.3 Public Meetings http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/public-meetings-188/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:00:58 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177608 The following meetings are subject to change.
Thursday, Sept. 12
Pagosa Peak Open School Board of Directors work session and regular meeting. 5 p.m. work session, 6 p.m. regular meeting, 7 Parelli Way.
Town of Pagosa Springs Historic Preservation Board. 5 p.m., Town Hall conference room, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Monday, Sept. 16
Archuleta County Combined Dispatch Exploratory Subcommittee meeting. 3 p.m., Pagosa Fire Protection District Station 1, Training Room, 191 N. Pagosa Blvd.
River Center neighborhood meeting. 5 p.m., meet behind the Malt Shoppe or at Sushi Fushion in the event of inclement weather.
Tuesday, Sept. 17
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners regular meeting. 1:30 p.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Wednesday, Sept. 18
Archuleta County Republican Central Committee meeting. Noon, Pagosa Brewing, 118 N. Pagosa Blvd.
Upper San Juan Library District board meeting. 1 p.m., Ruby M. Sisson Memorial Library, 811 San Juan St.
Thursday, Sept. 19
Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District regular meeting. 5 p.m., 100 Lyn Ave.
Pagosa Springs Town Council meeting. 5 p.m., Town Hall council chambers, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Friday, Sept. 20
Meet and Greet: new county development director. 9 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Tuesday, Sept. 24
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Joint town/county work session. Noon, Town Hall, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Wednesday, Sept. 25
Archuleta County Planning Commission regular meeting. 6 p.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Thursday, Sept. 26
Pagosa Springs Town Council work session. 5 p.m., Town Hall council chambers, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Upper San Juan Health Service District community open house. 5:15 p.m., Pagosa Springs Medical Center, 95 S. Pagosa Blvd.
Tuesday, Oct. 1
Archuleta School District Board of Education special meeting. 9 a.m., administration office, 309 Lewis St.
Wednesday, Oct. 9
Archuleta County Planning Commission policy meeting. 6 p.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Wednesday, Oct. 23
Archuleta County Planning Commission regular meeting. 6 p.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Public meeting information should be sent to editor@pagosasun.com with “Public Meeting” in the subject line. The deadline is noon Monday each week prior to publication for that week’s issue.

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Local police officer cited for reckless driving, unauthorized siren http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/local-police-officer-cited-for-reckless-driving-unauthorized-siren/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:57:32 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177398 A Pagosa Springs Police Department (PSPD) officer was charged with reckless driving and operating a vehicle with an unauthorized siren following an alleged incident that took place on Aug. 31 outside of the Archuleta County Combined Dispatch Center.

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Council focuses on short-term rentals, hears from public http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/12/council-focuses-on-short-term-rentals-hears-from-public/ Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:56:17 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=177396 The Pagosa Springs Town Council discussed short-term rentals (STRs) within town boundaries at a work session held Aug. 29, with a standing-room-only crowd present in the Town Hall’s council chambers to hear the discussion.

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FolkWest founders http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/07/folkwest-founders/ Sat, 07 Sep 2019 11:00:17 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176850

SUN photo/Randi Pierce

Pagosa Springs Town Council member Madeline Bergon honors FolkWest founders Crista Munro (center) and Dan Appenzeller (not pictured), as well as their son, Elias Appenzeller, Saturday at the 24th annual Four Corners Folk Festival. Bergon informed the crowd of a proclamation on the council’s agenda Tuesday evening thanking FolkWest for its contributions to the community. The proclamation, approved unanimously by the council, thanked the FolkWest founders, staff, volunteers and performers. FolkWest is handing over the reins of its two festivals to KSUT Public Radio later this month.

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Conceptual project for Trujillo property presented to housing coalition http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/conceptual-project-for-trujillo-property-presented-to-housing-coalition/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:53 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176846 Local and regional housing agency representatives met on Aug. 27 for the first of many meetings that will be held for working together to help solve local housing issues.

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Graffiti at Yamaguchi Park http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/graffiti-at-yamaguchi-park/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:50 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176868

SUN photo/Chris Mannara

Pagosa Springs Police Department Officer Kirk Romesburg analyzes new graffiti at the Yamaguchi Park skate bowl with Town Parks and Recreation Director Darren Lewis on Aug. 30. Romesburg pointed out what looked to be a fingerprint at the scene. The Yamaguchi Park skate bowl was previously vandalized in late June.

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Gymnastics and youth basketball registrations underway http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/gymnastics-and-youth-basketball-registrations-underway-3/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:35 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176904 By Darren Lewis
SUN Columnist
The Recreation Department is currently accepting gymnastic registrations through Sept. 6 for ages 2-12. The cost is $40 per student for a five-week session held one day per week. Classes will be strictly limited to 10 per age group.

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Plans for new town shop revealed at neighborhood meeting http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/plans-for-new-town-shop-revealed-at-neighborhood-meeting/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:23 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176875

Illustration courtesy Reynolds Ash + Associates
Renderings show what the planning town maintenance facility at the corner of South 5th Street and Pirate could look like. The town hopes to begin construction in 2020.

Town of Pagosa Springs staff held a neighborhood meeting at the existing town shop on Aug. 28 to discuss preliminary plans for a new facility at the site.

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Housing and health addressed at community meeting http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/housing-and-health-addressed-at-community-meeting/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:07 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176848 Various local and regional health professionals touched on the correlation between health and housing at a community forum held on Aug. 26.

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Public Meetings http://www.pagosasun.com/2019/09/05/public-meetings-187/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 21:00:02 +0000 http://www.pagosasun.com/?p=176871 The following meetings are subject to change.
Thursday, Sept. 5
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners special meeting. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Monday, Sept. 9
Archuleta School District Board of Education meeting. 6 p.m., Pagosa Springs High School auditorium.
Tuesday, Sept. 10
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Archuleta County Republican Women’s meeting. Noon, Boss Hogg’s, 157 Navajo Trail Drive.
Pagosa Springs Area Tourism Board meeting. 4:30 p.m., Visitor Center, 105 Hot Springs Blvd.
Town Planning Commission, Board of Adjustments and Design Review Board. 5:30 p.m., Town Hall council chambers, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Pagosa Fire Protection District Board of Directors regular meeting. 6:30 p.m., Station 1, Training Room, 191 N. Pagosa Blvd.
Wednesday, Sept. 11
Instruction on Certification of Values/TABOR. 9 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Pagosa Peak Open School Board of Directors work session and regular meeting. 5 p.m. work session, 6 p.m. regular meeting, 7 Parelli Way.
The Springs Resort development meeting. 5:30 p.m., The Springs Resort conference room, 165 Hot Springs Blvd. Opportunity for the community to speak with the developers about the development project.
Pagosa Springs Community Development Corporation regular board meeting. 5:30 p.m., Chamber of Commerce conference room, 105 Hot Springs Blvd.
Thursday, Sept. 12
Town of Pagosa Springs Historic Preservation Board. 5 p.m., Town Hall conference room, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Monday, Sept. 16
Archuleta County Combined Dispatch Exploratory Subcommittee meeting. 3 p.m., Town Hall, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Tuesday, Sept. 17
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners regular meeting. 1:30 p.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Wednesday, Sept. 18
Archuleta County Republican Central Committee meeting. Noon, Pagosa Brewing, 118 N. Pagosa Blvd.
Thursday, Sept. 19
Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District regular meeting. 5 p.m., 100 Lyn Ave.
Pagosa Springs Town Council meeting. 5 p.m., Town Hall council chambers, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Tuesday, Sept. 24
Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Joint town/county work session. Noon, Town Hall, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Wednesday, Sept. 25
Archuleta County Planning Commission regular meeting. 6 p.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.
Thursday, Sept. 26
Pagosa Springs Town Council work session. 5 p.m., Town Hall council chambers, 551 Hot Springs Blvd.
Upper San Juan Health Service District community open house. 5:15 p.m., Pagosa Springs Medical Center, 95 S. Pagosa Blvd.
Public meeting information should be sent to editor@pagosasun.com with “Public Meeting” in the subject line. The deadline is noon Monday each week prior to publication for that week’s issue.

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