Community Matters, Monday Aug. 24: Public and People

Public Lands & People

Community Matters talks to public lands managers about the high traffic in Gunnison Valley open spaces. PLus, an update on Cattleman’s Days.

Will the CORE Act Pass the Senate?

Will the CORE Act Pass the Senate?

Reporter Jesse Paul of the Colorado Sun Gives his take. Photo: Blue Mesa Reservoir in the Curecanti National Recreation Area, which is one of the parcels of land that would be protected by the CORE Act. Credit: Michael Kirsh/Wikimedia Commons. Listen to the interview....
U.S. House Passes CORE Act

U.S. House Passes CORE Act

The U.S. House voted Thursday morning in favor of a massive public lands bill that aims to protect more than 400,000 acres of public land in Colorado. The House voted 227-182 strictly along party lines, sending the CORE Act to the Senate.