Government

CDOT Director Stepping Down

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Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has announced Shailen Bhatt will be leaving his role as Executive Director of the Department of Transportation (CDOT).

"Shailen's innovation and drive has pushed the Department of Transportation to work tirelessly to stand up a transportation network that can meet the needs of Colorado," said Governor John Hickenlooper. "We wish him the best and can only say 'watch out' as he brings his expertise and creativity to a new set of challenges."

Notice of Foreclosure

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COMBINED NOTICE - PUBLICATION

CRS SS38-38-103 FORECLOSURE

SALE NO. 02-2017

 

To Whom It May Concern:  This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust:

 

On August 21, 2017, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Kiowa records.

 

Original Grantor(s) Floyd Cordova & Billie Cordova

Original Beneficiary (ies) CITIFINANCIAL CORPORATION

Low-Income Energy Assistance Program Available

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Did you know there is a program that could pay for a portion of your heating costs if you qualify? The LEAP (Low-Income Energy Assistance Program) runs from November 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018. You may only apply and be approved one time in this period. Contact Ashlynn Miner at Kiowa County Social Services (719-438-5541) for more information or to see if you may qualify.

Ken Buck Seeks Information on Energy Infrastructure Attacks

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Congressman Ken Buck sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions requesting information on the Department of Justice's actions to prosecute individuals who engage in criminal activity against energy infrastructure. The bi-partisan letter, signed by over 80 members of the U.S. House, comes amid recent attacks by environmental activists on pipeline infrastructure around the country.

Grand Junction Police Chief New CBI Director

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John Camper, who currently serves as the Grand Junction Police Chief, has been selected to become the new head of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation starting January 1.

Colorado Department of Public Safety Executive Director Stan Hilkey made the announcement Monday at the conclusion of a nation-wide effort to hire a new director to replace Michael Rankin. Rankin stepped down in early September in favor of a private sector opportunity.

Kiowa County Sheriff Arrest and Summons Report – August 2017

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Saturday, August 05, 2017, Deputies contacted a vehicle for speeding, 95 miles per hour, in a posted 65 miles per hour zone, on Highway 287, North of Eads. Deputies Issued the driver, Jeffrey Iding (DOB 05-12-1972), a summons, for violation of Colorado Revised Statutes: 42-4-1101(1) Speeding 95 miles per hour in a posted 65 miles per hour zone, and CRS 42-4-1005(3) Passed on left when Prohibited

EPA Awards $1.3 M for Arkansas River Pollution

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $1,293,010 to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to help protect human health and the environment through a Nonpoint Source Program Clean Water Act Section 319 cooperative agreement. This grant is given to states to implement environmental programs that address nonpoint source pollution in surface water and groundwater in order to improve and protect water quality.