Post Tagged with: "parks"

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: El Paso County Parks director Tim Wolken recaps 2017

January 3, 2018 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: El Paso County Parks director Tim Wolken recaps 2017

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Bob talks with El Paso County (Colorado) Community Services Director Tim Wolken and they discuss what 2017 was like for county parks and what’s ahead for 2018 http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/378112232-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-podcast-el-paso-county-parks-director-tim-wolken-recaps-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Downl...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: “Blue Frame”, recent hikes, Aiken Canyon, last minute gifts

December 20, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: “Blue Frame”, recent hikes, Aiken Canyon, last minute gifts

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

On this week’s show, Bob and co-host Kevin talk (briefly) about the “Blue Frame” in the Garden of the Gods controversy, then move on to some recent hikes they’ve done, a new schedule at Aiken Canyon Preserve, and last minute gift ideas. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/372045071-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-podc...

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

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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: Strawberry Fields & Martin Drake – Dec 4 2017

December 4, 2017 0 min to read

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

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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...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Recent hikes, proposed fee increases to Nat’l Parks, IndyGive

November 1, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Recent hikes, proposed fee increases to Nat’l Parks, IndyGive

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin talk about their recent hikes and trips, including Arches and Zion National Parks and Monument Valley. Also proposed fee increases for many National Parks, and the annual Indy Give (www.indygive.com) fund raiser. This episode sponsored by Pocket Pals Trail Maps (www.pptrailmaps.com) http://feeds.soundcloud.com/s...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: El Paso County Commissioner Mark Waller discusses ballot issue 1A

October 18, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: El Paso County Commissioner Mark Waller discusses ballot issue 1A

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Bob and El Paso County Commissioner Mark Waller discuss TABOR ballot issue 1A, and what it means to the county parks and outdoor recreation in general. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/347426911-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-el-paso-county-commissioner-mark-waller-discusses-ballot-issue-1a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Emb...

Council Matters: City Budget  Oct 16 2017

October 16, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: City Budget Oct 16 2017

Category : Council Matters

Bill Murray and Tom Strand are serious in this episode. Why? They’re working on the 2018 budget of Colorado Springs. Are the mayor’s revenue projections too rosy? Also: funding for vehicle maintenance, parks. stormwater, police and fire. Plus:What will move the public to vote? Should school boards be required to have seni...

CityTalk  Oct 11 2017

October 11, 2017 0 min to read

CityTalk Oct 11 2017

Category : CityTalk

Jill Gaebler’s reelection campaign for Colorado Springs City Council in April required her to take a break from podcasting, but she is back! Jill and Jan reminisce about the 2017 city election, they discuss a lot of good news in the Mayor’s proposed 2018 city budget, and the upcoming vote on the proposed stormwater fee. They ...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Hiking in Great Sand Dunes and Bear Creek; Hanging Lake; Waldo Canyon opening?

October 4, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Hiking in Great Sand Dunes and Bear Creek; Hanging Lake; Waldo Canyon opening?

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin talk about recent hikes in Great Sand Dunes National Park and also the new and re-routed trails in the Bear Creek Watershed. Also, changes coming to Hanging Lake and  rumors about Waldo Canyon re-opening. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/345285181-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-great-sand-dunes-bear-creek-hanging-l...