Council Matters: New Year’s Resolutions – Dec 18 2017

December 18, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: New Year’s Resolutions – Dec 18 2017

Category : Council Matters

Colorado Springs City Councilors Bill Murray and Tom Strand share their list of New Year’s resolution. The discussion includes ballot issues, Gallagher amendment, TABOR, Banning-Lewis Ranch annexation, Martin-Drake power plant, Mark Waller, strong mayor concept, toll lanes, council staff, parks; public safety, housing and leadershi...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks with Susan Davies from the Trails and Open Space Coalition

December 13, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks with Susan Davies from the Trails and Open Space Coalition

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob sits down with Susan Davies, Executive Director of the Trails and Open Space Coalition to recap 2017 and what it meant for outdoor recreation and advocacy in the Pikes Peak region. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/368852165-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-bob-talks-with-susan-davies-from-the-trails-and-open-space-coalition.mp3Podcast:...

Council Matters: Banning-Lewis Ranch – Dec 11 2017

December 11, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: Banning-Lewis Ranch – Dec 11 2017

Category : Council Matters

Leave it to Bill Murray and Tom Strand to go toe to toe on Banning-Lewis Ranch. The annexation agreement is one of the bones of contention. Stormwater is in for another round. Is there a conflict for one of the council members? The stormwater fee issue has not been settled. Why does Colorado Springs foot the bill for the some Manitou...

Reality Check, December 8, 2017

December 11, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, December 8, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss politics and current events.   We start our podcast with a discussion on the lack of an El Paso County needle exchange program.  Peggy Littleton, El Paso Country Commissioner who sits on the Board of Health is opposed to one.  This Pro-Life, Republican from District 5 believes a needle exchange encourage...

Easy Vegan: Is clean meat the future of food?

December 8, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Is clean meat the future of food?

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 113 of Easy Vegan: What exactly is cellular agriculture? Is clean meat GMO? Is it even vegan? Paul Shapiro, the author of Clean Meat, answers your questions! Also available on iTunes and Stitcher Love Easy Vegan? Become a Patron! SYNDICATION AVAILABLE Bring Easy Vegan with JL Fields to your community’...

Studio 809 Specials: Drake Power Plant Decommissioning Town Hall Dec 5 2017

December 7, 2017 0 min to read

Studio 809 Specials: Drake Power Plant Decommissioning Town Hall Dec 5 2017

Category : Studio 809 Specials

Colorado Springs Utilities Board hears from the public about potentially closing the Martin Drake Power Plant earlier than currently planned. This public meeting was held on December 5, 2017. Thanks to the City of Colorado Springs for sharing this audio. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/366451427-special-drake-pwr-plant-decommissio...

Easy Vegan: Cruelty-free investing

December 7, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Cruelty-free investing

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 112 of Easy Vegan: With an eye toward vegan funds, ETFs and indexes in the near future, today Cruelty Free Investing is monitoring the current market to help vegans invest in companies that do not exploit animals. Dr. Alica Robb explains how to vote with your vegan dollar. Also available on iTunes and Stitche...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks about hiking and visiting in Kauai, Hawaii

December 6, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Bob talks about hiking and visiting in Kauai, Hawaii

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob discusses his visit to Kauai: what it was like to hike and take photos there; local food; Spam; Chickens; and more. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/365676479-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-bob-talks-about-hiking-and-visiting-in-kauai-hawaii.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS...

Reality Check, December 1, 2017

December 5, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, December 1, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss current events and issues of the day.  This episode’s topics include Puerto Rico, again.  We heard stories this week of millions of dollars spent on tarps that were never distributed.  Taxes, taxes, taxes.  How does the tax bill will impact public schools.  There will be more on this in the future...

Council Matters: Strawberry Fields & Martin Drake – Dec 4 2017

December 4, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: Strawberry Fields & Martin Drake – Dec 4 2017

Category : Council Matters

More hot topics this week with Colorado Springs City Councilors Bill Murray and Tom Strand. Strawberry Fields is back on the agenda: questions surrounding the property appraisal. Martin Drake power plant, that belching behemoth in the center of Colorado Springs, is another hot topic: To close or not to close? That is the question. W...