Town, county approve additional funding for geothermal exploration project


By Jim Garrett

Staff Writer

In a divided vote at its meeting last Thursday night, Feb. 18, the Pagosa Springs Town Council gave conditional approval to new funding for the area’s geothermal exploration project.

Council’s action followed a similar decision by the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners at a meeting earlier in the week. Each body conditionally approved expenditure of an additional $44,500 for the project.

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