Newsroom: What's Happening in Eagle County
The federal climate change and public lands policy landscape is ever changing and the work is never done. In this Mountain Pact newsletter we share the latest news on fire/public lands funding in Congress and the implementation of the Outdoor REC Act - two areas we have worked on extensively with our local government and chamber partners.
Wildfire Disaster Funding Act (WDFA) of 2017
There has been a marked increase in catastrophic wildfire...
Our Valley. Our Heritage. Preserve the Brush Creek Valley
Funds raised trigger another gift that will match all donations pledged now through July 31
Eagle, CO, July 17, 2017— Last Friday, about 150 people donned boots and cowboy hats for a picnic along Brush Creek near Eagle to raise funds and help save a rare piece of our valley’s heritage while leaving their legacy for future generations.
“Friends of Hardscrabble Ranch”...
July 20, 2017 – Eagle County, Colo. – The Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District (WECMRD) board of directors is pleased to announce the hire of Janet Bartnik as the organization’s new executive director. Selected from a pool of 122 applicants from around the country, Bartnik is widely regarded as a national expert in community recreation.
A parks and recreation career professional (B.S., M.S., C.P.R.P.) with family ties...