Scott Franz is a reporter and photographer for the Steamboat Pilot & Today. He earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He interned as a reporter at the Boulder Daily Camera and as a photographer at Rich Clarkson and Associates in Denver.
Scott grew up in Austin, Texas, and plans to enjoy all of the outdoor activities Steamboat has to offer … and all of the days that don’t reach 100 degrees.
Delays on Colorado Highway 9 could reach up to 45 minutes because of the major highway improvement project there. Meanwhile, road work is also expected to create significant delays on U.S. Highway 40 on Berthoud Pass, which some drivers have been using as a detour.
The Steamboat Springs City Council will weigh the committee's recommendation on Aug. 4 and decide what to do next.
The era of fumbling through jackets and layers to find and display that ski pass to a lift agent at the Steamboat Ski Area is over.
The Routt County Board of County Commissioners isn't convinced yet it should pitch in for infrastructure improvements in downtown Steamboat Springs.
The school district is considering using the 70-acre Overlook property as a home for the new high school that would have capacity for more than 1,100 students.
"It was too general," councilman Walter Magill said of the vague public summary of the investigation the city released on Thursday. "I think you can put out a much more thorough summary than the report that was released."
The CIP proposal from the department would continue to replace several aging playgrounds in the city, convert irrigation systems at city parks to use raw water, and improve snowmaking equipment at Howelsen Hill.
Philip Wolf thinks it's unfortunate so many people only associate cannabis with fast food and "the munchies."
Pamela Lane residents will not see any more traffic on their street next year from Triple Crown baseball and softball games.
Commissioners on Monday agreed that the county first needs to do a space needs analysis for the Routt County Sheriff's Office and the 911 Communications Center.