Archive for: October, 2016

Reality Check 10-24-2016

October 29, 2016 0 min to read

Reality Check 10-24-2016

Category : Reality Check

Dee, Gary and Lyn discuss sexual abuse and harassment in the United States today.   This episode goes well with our latest Soap Box podcast, “Bobby Remember Me.”  Did you know a woman in America is assaulted every 90 seconds? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/290572706-Reality-Check-10242016.mp3Podcast: Play in new w...

CityTalk – October 28 2016

October 28, 2016 0 min to read

CityTalk – October 28 2016

Category : CityTalk

Jan’s continuing Comcast adventures and a vote for Trump? Companies that care about customer service. Springs has highest water rates in the state. Will council refer a Strawberry Fields charter amendment? 2017 city budget update. It’s hard to keep police officers. Threat to city’s therapeutic recreation program. http://feeds.s...

Soapbox: Bobby, Remember Me – October 24, 2016

October 27, 2016 0 min to read

Soapbox: Bobby, Remember Me – October 24, 2016

Category : SoapBox

Pikes Peak region residents step up to the mic and share their gripes, compliments, and/or suggestions about hot topics. (Let us know if you want the mic!)   http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/290177180Soapbox2016-10-24.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS...

Council Matters – October 27 2016

October 27, 2016 0 min to read

Council Matters – October 27 2016

Category : Council Matters

Growth is the topic as Tom Strand is joined by sustainability advocate Dave Gardner, who thinks the benefits of city growth are dwarfed by the costs of that growth. They discuss the impact of growth on traffic, taxes, police protection, open space, and jobs. Banning-Lewis Ranch also comes up. Bill Murray returns next week. http://fee...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks with the Incline Friends

October 26, 2016 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks with the Incline Friends

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob, Paving Paradise

Bob talks with Incline Friends President Dave Adair and Board Member Bill Beagle about all things related to the Manitou Incline http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/289847730-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-bob-talks-with-the-incline-friends.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS...

Easy Vegan: Sara Laycock’s path to “professional vegan”

October 25, 2016 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Sara Laycock’s path to “professional vegan”

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 63 of Easy Vegan: After becoming vegan Sara Laycock decided to dedicate her personal and professional life to helping animals. Today Sara serves as the Campaigns Manager for Mercy For Animals, an international farmed animal protection organization, where she helps develop campaigns to push major corporations to e...

Paving Paradise #3 – Drinking the Pro-Growth Kool-Aid

October 23, 2016 0 min to read

Paving Paradise #3 – Drinking the Pro-Growth Kool-Aid

Category : Paving Paradise

In spite of overwhelming evidence to the contrary, what keeps us convinced that growth leads to widespread prosperity? It’s a never-ending stream of pro-growth propaganda in the media. Dave Gardner finds a wealth of examples of pro-growth media bias in his local paper over less than a month’s time. Explore this subject fu...

Reality Check 10-20-2016

October 23, 2016 0 min to read

Reality Check 10-20-2016

Category : Reality Check

New Co-Host, Lyn Myers.  Gary, Dee and Lyn discuss ballot issues in other states.  Topics covered — tobacco, guns, marijuana, minimum wage and rank choice voting.   We also discuss Presidential Appointments that are still open. Chart showing gun death rates in relation to gun laws per state.  A link will be posted to the f...

CityTalk – October 21 2016

October 21, 2016 0 min to read

CityTalk – October 21 2016

Category : CityTalk

Advice for those considering a city council run. City council is a full-time job. Controversial bike lane demonstration project on Research Parkway. Who Jill and Jan like in the district 3 race for county commissioner. School District 11 ballot issues. Colorado Teacher of the Year. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/289306850-citytal...

Council Matters – October 20 2016

October 20, 2016 0 min to read

Council Matters – October 20 2016

Category : Council Matters

Local transportation is the topic as local anti-growth (sustainability) activist Dave Gardner guests with Tom Strand while Bill Murray is traveling. On tap: street maintenance and potholes, bus service, and the controversial bike lane demonstration project on Research Parkway. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/289140366-council-matt...

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