Cottonwood Pass opened for the first time in three years, connecting Buena Vista to Gunnison County. The extensive construction project is not yet completed, with portions of the road still unpaved and one-lane traffic resulting in lengthy delays.
The Town Council of Crested Butte has opted to give the developer of affordable housing units in the Paradise Park subdivision another two weeks to finalize a bond for Phase 2 of the project.
Wells built to bring underground water supplies to the surface are being dug deeper to tap into dwindling aquifers, according to a new study.
Colorado’s wet winter and rainy spring have kept fire dangers low so far this summer. But that hasn’t stopped city and county planners from looking at how codes could be changed to reduce wildfire impacts. Gunnison County officials recently hosted experts from across North America to apply the latest wildfire research to the valley.