Creative Industries Summit
The 2016 Creative Industries Summit is May 5-6 at the Orchard, in the Carbondale Creative District. It is hosted by Colorado Creative Industries, a state arts agency of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade. Creative Industries Summit
8th Street CLOSURE from Colorado Avenue to Grand Avenue begins this week
GARFIELD COUNTY/GLENWOOD SPRINGS – May 2-5, 8th Street is CLOSED from Grand Avenue to Colorado. This 24-hour closure is necessary for a water line tie-in on 8th Street Motorists should use 9th Street as an alternate route.
Local artist wins governor's award
Colorado Creative Industries awarded the 2016 Governor's Creative Leadership Award to Francisco "Paco" Nevarez-Burgueño of Carbondale and two other artists. Winners receive artwork created by artist Vallee Noone.
This week in bridge news, the first permanent structures of the new traffic bridge will start to take shape, along with continued construction on the Exit 114 interchange, and periodic one-lane closures.
River Bridge Regional Center will present a free class on "Parents Preventing Sexual Abuse" featuring tips every parent should know to protect their child held May 10 at Ross Montessori School, Carbondale.
Garfield County -
NEW ENERGY IN THE WILD WEST: This is the official website of Garfield County government in west central Colorado. The county covers nearly two million acres, ranging from rugged alpine mountains to high mountain desert plateaus - about 60% public lands. Home to approximately 56,000 people, Garfield County boasts incredible outdoor adventures, a premier seasonal climate and has major rail, interstate and air access. Industries include energy development, tourism, ranching and farming. demographics-|