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Broadband Issues Being Addressed

internetThe Craig City Council will give $12,500 toward the effort to improve broadband access in the area. The council approved the money as a partial match for an administrative grant from the Department of Local Affairs. The grant will help pay to identify gaps and inefficiencies in the current service. The Moffat County Continue reading

Shadow Mountain Residents Encouraged to Check Heat Tape

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editIf you live in the Shadow Mountain neighborhood in Craig, you’ll want to check your heat tape. Moffat County Director of Developmental Services, Roy Tipton, said at yesterday’s commissioners meeting that work in the neighborhood over the summer often required Continue reading

Phase Two of Shadow Mountain Project Wraps up Today

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editThe last of the paving work for Phase Two of the Shadow Mountain Improvement Project is expected to be finished up today. The project will then shut down for the winter. Moffat County Director of Development Services Roy Tipton said yesterday that the last of 9th Street will be Continue reading

Grant Approved for Stage 3 of Shadow Mountain Project

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editThe grant has been approved for Stage three of the Shadow Mountain Improvement Project. Moffat county’s Roy Tipton says Phase two will be done in early October, and Phase three will begin next spring. Phase three consists of Sequoia Avenue, from 9th Street to the bypass. The grant Continue reading

Moffat County Considering Hiring County Manager

moffat-county-commissionersMoffat County officials are revisiting the idea of hiring a County Manager, but will get financial help if they decide to go that way. The Department of Local Affairs is offering a grant for Continue reading

Shadow Mountain Residents to Learn Water Rates Next Week

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editShadow Mountain residents should know next week what their water rates will be while they’re paying off the water and sewer line improvements. The Moffat County Commissioners yesterday signed paperwork allowing them to take a grant from the Continue reading

Moffat County Receives DOLA Grant for Shadow Mountain Project

MC Commissioners-150Moffat County has received a grant from the Department of Local Affairs for phase 2 of the Shadow Mountain water line project. A multi-million dollar project is underway to replace water lines and make improvements to curbs and gutters in the subdivision. Phase 2 of the project will begin in the spring. The amount of the grant Continue reading

Craig City Council Turns to DOLA for Breeze Park Grant

City-Council-300The Craig City Council is trying a different tact in getting funds for a proposed improvement project at Breeze Street Park. The Council has tried and failed several times to get a grant from Great Outdoors Colorado for the project, however Great Outdoors has not fulfilled Continue reading

Maybell, Loudy Simpson Parks to Get New Playground Equipment

MC Commissioners-150The Moffat County Commissioners, last week, signed off on a grant agreement with the Department of Local Affairs, that will see new playground equipment at Loudy Simpson Park in Craig, and the community park in Maybell.  The county wasn’t able to get the grants through Great Outdoors Colorado, so instead Continue reading

Shadow Mountain Project Begins

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editThe Shadow Mountain Village Project won’t be affected by yesterday’s ruptured gas line in the neighborhood, nor was the incident a result of that work.  Yesterday afternoon a natural gas supply line was broken by a resident using a backhoe.  Continue reading