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Manitou retail pot ballot question likely

Manitou retail pot ballot question likely

Less than two months after Manitou Springs City Council approved the licensing of retail marijuana businesses on the city’s eastern edge, one band of disapproving opponents still hasn’t given up. Manitou business owner Tim Haas, who started the campaign known as “No Retail Marijuana in Manitou Springs,” said he estimates the group has gathered between… Continue Reading Manitou retail pot ballot question likely

As odd-year elections go, the 2013 vote in El Paso County certainly won’t stand out as earthshaking. Or, for that matter, even mildly surprising. Everybody who has been paying the slightest attention had to know the only issue of real interest to the Colorado Springs business community. That was Amendment 66, a sweeping measure that… Continue Reading Don’t look for election’s messages, but …

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As the year of 2013 began, we were hearing regularly about a potentially huge windfall for the Colorado Springs economy, with an impact substantial enough to change our local governments’ outlook for the future. Just two quarters later, we enter July fully realizing that the supposed promise of an economic boom created by oil and… Continue Reading Drilling aside, what could help city coffers?

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