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South Platte Bike Tour June 2017

Each year, the Colorado Foundation for Water Education leads an urban waters bike tour through Denver. This tour is open to water professionals and citizens alike to learn about the South Platte Watershed and what is being done to make the 8-mile stretch of the river more user-friendly.  941 more words

Colorado Foundation For Water Education

Homeless Camps Popping Up Along Popular Recreation Area

By Rick Sallinger

DENVER (CBS4) – It is one of Colorado’s treasures for recreation, but the north fork of the South Platte River in Denver and Adams County has now become an intersection of outdoor recreation and abject poverty, dotted with homeless camps. 408 more words


Spring Storm, Snowmelt Increases Flooding Possibility

By Chris Spears

GREELEY, Colo. (CBS4)– Some residents of northeast Colorado are preparing for the possibility of flooding over the next several days.

The threat is due to a combination of heavy runoff from our recent spring storm and snowmelt in the mountains. 94 more words


Driver Runs Off After Car Drops Off Embankment

DENVER (CBS4) – Police are working to determine how a car wound up going off the roadway in Denver Friday morning and dropping off an embankment. 48 more words


BP Brings 200 Jobs To Colorado, Growth Trend Could Continue

By Stan Bush

DENVER (CBS4)– Oil and gas company BP is making a big move from Texas to Colorado because of the region’s importance as an energy hub. 263 more words