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Council Matters: Election Follow-up  May 1 2017

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Council Matters: Election Follow-up May 1 2017

Category : Council Matters

Newly elected council members, EPA lawsuit, a transit center 20 years in the making and no structure in sight, infrastructure, stormwater and a related fee to come before the voters (when?). Students think the nightlife is boring in Colorado Springs. Could they be right? Will Richard Skorman be a change agent? Time will tell! http:/...

Reality Check April 7, 2017

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Reality Check April 7, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee back from a long break.   We discuss a number of issues, the local election results.  National issues, including the #SCOTUS appointment.  We discuss international issues from anti-gay violence in Netherlands to missile strikes in #Syria.  All three city ballot issues passed in the recent April election.  This incl...

Council Matters: Colorado Springs Election  April 10, 2017

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Council Matters: Colorado Springs Election April 10, 2017

Category : Council Matters

Bill & Tom discuss the April 4, 2017 election, the jockeying for political advantage, plus: Did council make a move to the “Dark side” as expressed by the daily newspaper? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/316735676-council-matters-colorado-springs-election-april-04-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Em...

Specials: Green Cities City Council Candidate Forum on Utilities

March 17, 2017 0 min to read

Specials: Green Cities City Council Candidate Forum on Utilities

Category : Studio 809 Specials

Meet the City Council Candidates: Colorado Springs City Council candidate forum March 16, 2017, hosted by the Green Cities Coalition. The subject: utilities. Candidates present: Don Knight, David Geislinger, Richard Skorman, Melanie Bernhardt, Andy Pico, Janak Joshi. Thanks to the Energy Working Group of the Green Cities Coalition ht...

Council Matters – Priorities – February 6 2017

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Council Matters – Priorities – February 6 2017

Category : Council Matters

What are the priorities for the City of Colorado Springs? Are the candidates for city council trustworthy? Collaboration between council and the mayor. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/306022183-council-matters-priorities-2017-02-03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast:  Bob and Kevin discuss economic benefits of parks, additional parks funding

January 18, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: Bob and Kevin discuss economic benefits of parks, additional parks funding

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin discuss a recent study regarding the economic benefit of city parks, attempts to raise more money for parks, stormwater issues, and Kevin’s big plans for 2018 http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/303277899-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-bob-kevin-discuss-the-economic-benefit-of-parks-more-parks-funding.mp3Podcast:...

Council Matters – January 5 2017

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Council Matters – January 5 2017

Category : Council Matters

Bill Murray is back in full swing with co-host Tom Strand. On the agenda: Colorado Springs council candidates, community connections, dialog-concerns-issues, 3 minute comments at council meetings, and more. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/300995327-council-matters-council-election-2017-01-04.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Downlo...

Council Matters – November 24 2016

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Council Matters – November 24 2016

Category : Council Matters

Dave Gardner guest-hosts one last time before Bill Murray rejoins the show. Co-Host Tom Strand gives a shout out to all the citizens who volunteer for various boards and committees. Some local organizations that endorse and fund council campaigns: The HBA (Housing and Building Association) and Regional Business Alliance (RBA). Col...

Council Matters – November 17 2016

November 18, 2016 0 min to read

Council Matters – November 17 2016

Category : Council Matters

Tom Strand and guest-co-host Dave Gardner discuss the recent national election and the upcoming local election. Included: what will happen to the Clean Power Plan? Will burning coal to generate electricity return to favor in Colorado Springs? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/293570751-council-matters-november-17-2016.mp3Podcast: Pl...

CityTalk – October 21 2016

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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...