Attention Water Users of The Fort Collins/Loveland Water District There is a lively interest for the May 8 election of the Board of Directors for the Fort Collins-Loveland Water District (FCLWD). There are 8 candidates running.The FCLWD is holding two Open Houses to help users learn more about your water system and proposed improvements, including … More Got Water?
Learn what the City of Longmont is doing to protect the health and safety of its residents from the impacts of oil and gas wells, and the associated pipelines. Jason Elkins, City of Longmont Engineer, spoke about that City’s work – locating old oil and gas wells and identifying and assessing their related risks. The … More Impact of Oil and Gas Wells – Videos
The Health Care Team (thanks to Annette DeMartine) is tracking this year’s health care legislation – targeting those that LWVCO supports (just to highlight a few): SB 24 allows behavioral health providers to participate in loan repayment programs in exchange for practicing in health professional shortage areas. SB 22 puts parameters around new opioid prescriptions, … More Health Care Legislation
Jane Hamburger wrote: Did you know there are seven (7) water districts in the Northern Colorado Front Range? They are: West Fort Collins East Larimer County Sunset Water District City of Fort Collins Utilities Water Fort Collins Loveland Water District Spring Canyon Water District North Weld County Water District. Each district has its own local … More How Can I Affect My Water District?
Author Bio: http://drkardaras.com/about/ Book Review: Why calling screen time ‘digital heroin’ is digital garbage – The Verge Book review: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/oct/05/smartphone-addiction-silicon-valley-dystopia Discussion Questions: Remember our past when we didn’t have all this technology. Any good things with all this technology? What do you think it’s done to our attention capabilities? It is not just a problem … More Book Club Resources for Glow Kids
Larimer County – The Affordable Housing Team of the Larimer League of Women Voter has stepped forward to schedule a public meeting for Monday, April 9, 2018, from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Harmony Library, 4616 S. Shields Street in Fort Collins to discuss this problem. “Affordable Home Ownership? Over the past few years, … More Is Home Ownership Still a Possibility?
The League’s Events Planning Team is presenting a Community Conversation on March 19 at 11:30, in the Coloradoan Community Room, 1300 Riverside Avenue, Fort Collins. Learn what the City of Longmont is doing to protect the health and safety of its residents from the impacts of oil and gas wells, and the associated pipelines. Jason … More Oil and Gas Wells – What We Don’t Know Can Harm Us
The Informed Citizen’s Book Club began in 2017 reading and discussing the following books: Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion – Haidt Healing the Heart of Democracy: The Courage to Create a Politics Worthy of the Human Spirit – Palmer Mistakes Were Made (but not by me) – Tavris … More Informed Citizen’s Book Club Archive – 2017
The league of Women Voters of Larimer County read the following books in 2016. un-Spun: finding facts in a world of misinformation – Jamison and Jackson The Botany of Desire – Pollan Drift – Maddow The Green Boat – Pipher Shades of Blue – edited by Ferris Divide – Taibbi Give Us the Ballot – … More Informed Voter’s Book Club Archive- 2016
This month we are reading Acid Test by Tom Shroder. The book club will meet to discuss on Wed January 17 at 7pm at Old Firehouse Book Store. If you can’t make this discussion, feel free to join with friends for your own discussion with these materials. Book Review ( Washington Post)or MDMA? Author Bio … More Acid Test Book Discussion Materials