In the News

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Climate Action

Steamboat adopts portion of Routt County Climate Action Plan, seeking to reduce energy emissions by 82% before 2050

Steamboat to use city reserves to help fund local solar projects

Steamboat residents hold rally for climate action (with video)

City Council FYI: Routt County’s steps towards emissions reductions

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Steamboat Springs City Council agrees to spend $30K on DEI audit

Steamboat Springs surveying employees about diversity, equity, inclusion

City officials meet with members of marginalized groups to discuss concerns, areas for improvement


Q & A with Sonja in her role as a Director on the Yampa Valley Electric Association Board

Public Lands and Land Use Planning

Funding request for The Land and water Conservation Fund

A Request to the President on The Land and water Conservation Fund

Letter: Urge Boebert to support CORE Act, HR 803

Local officials join peers from 11 states pushing Biden for bold action on climate change

Wildlife and vehicles can peacefully coexist

City Council FYI: Land and Water Conservation Fund

City Council FYI: Routt County open spaces

Transportation and Housing

Steamboat Springs Transit considering electric buses

Steamboat City Council discusses large transportation plan with a $200M wish list

Steamboat City Council looks at removing red tape for developers building affordable housing units 

City Council FYI: Co-benefits of transit 


City Council FYI: Yampa River management could face new norm

Youth and the Outdoors

Sonja Macys selected for national environmental education panel

Sonja Macys: No Child Left Inside