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Council Matters: Election Follow-up  May 1 2017

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Council Matters: Election Follow-up May 1 2017

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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:/...

Council Matters: Leadership – April 24 2017

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Council Matters: Leadership – April 24 2017

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Wild Bill Murray and ever so polite Tom Strand are at it again discussing the Drake Power Plant. Will widening I-25 really benefit the driving public or just add more congestion to the problem? Bill takes the position Dynamic Leadership and Static Leadership positions are needed to make an organization run smoothly. As usual, no ston...

Council Matters: Uber, Short-Term Rentals – Feb 27 2017

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Council Matters: Uber, Short-Term Rentals – Feb 27 2017

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Short Term Rentals-should they pay taxes? Vetting Uber, Lyft, Air B&B. Is speaking to city council a last resort? Lack of enforcement of existing ordinances and laws. Accountability of city government from the mayor’s office on down. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/308713857-council-matters-uber-short-term-rentals-februa...

Council Matters – December 22 2016

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Council Matters – December 22 2016

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Wants for 2017: Council election in 2017, Utilities governance, focus on Broadband build out, Separate Parks & Rec with own funding source, Shook’s Run project (25 years?) Public transport, low income housing, jobs. Your comments (below) are welcome! Let us know what you think, and what you’d like to hear about on fut...

Council Matters: December 1 2016

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Council Matters: December 1 2016

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20 Years Into The Future: Fellow councilor Andy Pico joins host Tom Strand. Today’s discussion includes Colorado Springs in 20 years. Transportation, Cyber employment, housing, utilities. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/295791592-council-matters-20-yrs-iinto-the-future-2016-12-01.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | E...

CityTalk – October 21 2016

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CityTalk – October 21 2016

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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

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Council Matters – October 20 2016

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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...