Stage 2 fire restrictions have expanded within the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Gunnison Field Office to include all lands within Gunnison County, effective Monday, June 25. Stage 2 restrictions previously were in effect for the portion of the Gunnison Field Office surrounding Silverton.
Thus far, two government partners have approved allowing the Gunnison Valley Regional Housing Authority (GVRHA) to pursue a property tax increase on this November’s ballot — for the second time in two years.
At 7 a.m. Saturday, as the sun is casting its first light over the valley, Luke Hurley is on his way to work at Taylor Park. Halfway up the Taylor Canyon, Hurley — like most commuters — is faced with a traffic jam.