Superintendent Steve Smith presented draft results of the district's strategic plan to the Ridgway School Board Tuesday night, which focused on how the district can recruit and maintain high quality instructors.
Members of the Gunnison Basin Roundtable are urging the public to attend a scoping meeting on April 6 at 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express in Montrose to make suggestions or comments regarding the Gunnison Basin Implementation Plan.
On March 17, the Board of County Commissioners appointed Craig Fetterholf and Marc Hitchcox to the roads committee and approved the reappointment of Gary Bennett. Fetterholf and Hitchcox are two of the three newest members to the group; Amy McBride was appointed to the committee earlier this month.
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(Left to right) Girl Scouts Lexi Todd, Lia Todd, Chiara Degenhardt and Kia James sell everyone's favorite cookies last year outside of City Market. James graduated last year and with Degenhardt graduating this spring, the remaining troop members and other prospective girls are hoping to find adult volunteers to keep the local pack going.
Courtesy photo by Dee James
Building girls of courage, confidence and character — this is the mission of the long-lived Girl Scouts program, and it is a tradition worth preserving in Ouray County, said local troop leader Nancy Sanders.
In November, Ridgway voters will decide whether to change the town's lodging occupancy tax to 3.5 percent per room to support greater marketing and economic development goals spearheaded by the Ridgway Area Chamber of Commerce.