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Colorado families ask for statewide school cannabis access

Colorado families ask for statewide school cannabis access

Under the current law, school districts must permit parents and guardians to possess and administer cannabis-based medicine on school grounds. A bill in the Colorado Legislature would remove the discretion from principals and instead require school boards to implement policies that allow for possession and administration of cannabis-based medicine by school personnel. 
Second suit filed seeking to stop Boulder County from building composting facility at former nursery site

Second suit filed seeking to stop Boulder County from building composting facility at former nursery site

“I think people look at this piece of land as something larger. This is a riparian corridor, this is a wildlife corridor. You can’t just pluck this piece of land out and hand it over to the Public Works Department."
Big uptick in vaccine supplies for states expected soon

Big uptick in vaccine supplies for states expected soon

Colorado’s DeGette tells manufacturers demand for doses yet to be met.
As start of new month nears, Longmont Museum announces new Discovery Days lineup

As start of new month nears, Longmont Museum announces new Discovery Days lineup

Discovery Days encourages children ages 2 to 6 and their caregivers to learn together through engaging hands-on activities with monthly at-home craft kit purchases and an invitation to join live interactive sessions in a secure Zoom meeting room.
Office vacancies rise during COVID but Longmont could be poised for bounceback, per consultant report

Office vacancies rise during COVID but Longmont could be poised for bounceback, per consultant report

“We do think office (space) will play an important role in the economy going forward, particularly for certain industries … The office isn’t going away, it is just how the office will be used is going to change in the future.”
Longmont police report Feb. 23, 2021

Longmont police report Feb. 23, 2021

A daily crime report in Longmont.
SVVSD students next month will return to in-peson classes four days a week

SVVSD students next month will return to in-peson classes four days a week

SVVSD on Tuesday announced to parents and teachers that students will return to in-person school four days a week beginning March 29, the first school day after spring break, which is March 22-26. 
Longmont City Council supports Boulder County compost facility, but doesn't weigh in on location

Longmont City Council supports Boulder County compost facility, but doesn't weigh in on location

Due to a lawsuit, city council has decided to not weigh in on the location of the proposed compost facility.
Thursday Update: Longmont weather: Cool with slight precip chances over the weekend, warmer next week

Thursday Update: Longmont weather: Cool with slight precip chances over the weekend, warmer next week

Beautiful weather changes to a cooler temperature regime with snow Wednesday, Saturday, and possibly early next week.
Colorado bill would provide a safety net for young adults aging out of foster care

Colorado bill would provide a safety net for young adults aging out of foster care

The transition program would be voluntary: Eligible young people aging out of foster care would decide whether or not to take advantage of the available benefits, which would come with more independence and personal responsibility than regular foster care.