Come Eat, Enjoy Beverages and Raise Funds for TLAG!
TLAG members have file a lawsuit to preserve the rural residential look and feel of Gunbarrel, which is the core of TLAG’s mission. TLAG AND ITS MEMBERS NEED YOUR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO ACCOMPLISH THIS MISSION!
To that end— CAFÉ BLUE will host a FUNDRAISER Saturday, Sept. 16 from Noon to 3p.m.
TLAG is asking for a $20+ per person donation for lunch and reduced priced beverages. Come by and learn more about the lawsuit, socialize with your neighbors and help preserve open spaces in Gunbarrel! Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
TLAG, as a direct beneficiary of this suit, is supporting it in every way—most importantly through FUNDRAISING! We need to raise $35,000 by the end of October 2017!
The Boulder County Commissioners will deliberate and then vote on the changes to the BVCP and the IGA. The meeting begins at 4:00 p.m. at 1325 Pearl St. in the 3rd floor hearing room.
The Boulder County Planning Commission will deliberate and then vote on the changes to the Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan. The meeting starts at 1:30 p.m. at 1325 Pearl St. in the 3rd floor hearing room.
URGENT: Preserve the 4-Body Review!
Planning Commission (PC) and the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a joint public hearing on all matters related to final approval of the 2015 Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan Major Update (Docket BVCP-15-0001) pertaining to Boulder County, including policies, text, and maps, and proposed CU South land use map changes. The scope of the hearing will also include renewal of the Comprehensive Development Plan IGA between Boulder County and the City of Boulder (IGA-17-0001). The Planning Commission and BOCC will accept both written and oral testimony. The hearing will include a staff presentation, staff answering clarifying questions for the Planning Commission and BOCC.
Deliberation and decision making will not occur at the hearing. Planning Commission’s decision meeting regarding BVCP-15-0001 will take place on July 19 at 1:30 p.m. and the BOCC’s decision meeting regarding BVCP-15-0001 and IGA-17-0001 will take place on July 26 at 4 p.m.
For more meeting information and speaker sign up, visit the following: https://www.bouldercounty.org/property-and-land/land-use/planning/bvcp-2015-boulder-valley-comprehensive-plan-update/
Even after months of public comment, our elected officials are moving forward with a Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan that STRIPS the rights from County residents! The BVCP has turned into the “Boulder City Building Plan!”
Voting on this final draft is coming up QUICK! Next TUESDAY, May 23rd, 6pm, at the City Municipal Building (1777 Broadway) will be the LAST opportunity for PUBLIC COMMENT on this plan, with a VOTE for adoption from the City Planning Board scheduled for Thursday the 25th! The City Council will vote on June 13th.
Read it for yourself! Here's the link to the “New” plan with redlines so you can see the changes: https://www-static.bouldercolorado.gov/docs/REDLINED_BVCP_2015_Adoption_Draft_May_23_2017-1-201705152108.pdf?_ga=2
We need everyone to come to this meeting to voice your opinion of these drastic changes in Boulder’s future! If you can’t attend, please continue to write to the City and County boards: http://www.tlag.org/write-a-letter/
WHERE: City Municipal Building (1777 Broadway)
WHAT: Final Public Hearing on the Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan before May 25 adoption vote!
CALL TO ACTION - WE NEED EVERYONE TO ATTEND!! Even if you can't be at the whole meeting. Numbers are everything!
CRITICAL MEETING for all who can attend: County Planning Commission hearing on the land-use change requests for Twin Lakes properties.
WHERE: County Hearing room, 1325 Pearl Street, third floor
WHEN: Tentatively 1:30pm, but there is discussion of moving this to the evening so more people can attend.
WHAT: In this meeting, the planning commissioners will hear NEW testimony for the Twin Lakes properties. Additionally, written testimony will be provided directly to the CPC.
The Twin Lakes land use is docket item #4, so it will be another long meeting. New public testimony will be taken!
MAKE A PUBLIC COMMENT here (click on Public Comment and scroll down to the submission form).
SPEAKER SIGN UPS HERE:
You can sign up to speak here as an individual and with poolers here. (Let us know if you need a pooler.)
BVCP Future Choices Forum for Gunbarrel (4 p.m. to 6 p.m.) at Boulder Preparatory High School (5075 Chaparral Court #1). This is a meeting to discuss future development and other items (like jobs/housing balance) with BVCP staff. If you cannot attend this meeting, there is a Forum survey
TLAG community meeting (4:30 p.m.to 6:30 p.m.) at the Boulder Rural Fire Department Board Room, 6230 Lookout Rd. This is an opportunity for anyone to get updates from the TLAG board in preparation for our hearing on the 18th. We can discuss speaking topics, how to sign up for speaking at the meeting, procedures, etc.