New justice center offers state-of-the-art courts, detention center

MEEKER I Roughly 60 people were on hand for an open house for the new state-of-the-art Rio Blanco Justice Center on Friday.

Final tours planned…

Rio Blanco County will be offering public tours of the Rio Blanco County Courthouse in Meeker on April 8 and 9 to give the public one last opportunity to see the facility before the renovations begin. The tours will from 2 to 6 p.m. on April 8 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on […]

Letter to the Editor: Good job done on Justice Center

Dear Editor: I have lived in Meeker for 38 years and taught at the Meeker Elementary School for 28 years. I just want to say that the design of the new Rio Blanco County Justice Center, especially the original school, is well designed to serve the public for many years to come with comfortable, spacious, […]

New RBC Justice Center About Open for Business

Letter to the Editor: Back of Justice Center really looks like hell

Dear Editor: In the Herald Times two weeks ago, there were several letters about the new Rio Blanco County Justice Center. Well, one of them criticized how the front entrance looked “like Hell.” I say to this, have you walked around and looked at the back of the building? Now that is what looks like […]

Letter to the Editor: Building aesthetics do affect Meeker negatively

Dear Editor: Please inform Mrs. Jaquez that, although it may appear rude, criticism of our public officials is a fundamental freedom of our constitutional system. And, so, I shall exercise my right.

Letter to the Editor: New front of Justice Center just doesn’t match

Dear Editor: I just want to say I agree with everything stated in the letters in the Feb. 11 edition of the paper by Bobbie Amick and Connie Theos.

Letter to the Editor: Aesthetics of Justice Center affect our lives

Dear Editor: I found the letter to the editor in last week’s newspaper interesting about the new justice center and how we should quit complaining.

Open house Friday, Saturday for county’s new Justice Center

RBC I All appears to be going well and progressing on schedule for the new Rio Blanco County Justice Center on Main Street in Meeker, the site of the old Meeker Elementary School.

Letter to the Editor: In defense of entrance to justice center; people so rude

Dear Editor: I would like to express my disappointment with the residents of Meeker regarding their criticism of the front entrance of the justice center.

Letter to the Editor: The reason for the ugly justice center entry is what?

Dear Editor: I recently had personal contact with a county employee over the issue of the ugliest security entrance to their justice center (you note I said “their” and for sure it’s not mine) and was told there just wasn’t any rock available.

Letter to the Editor: Not fond of south entrance to new county justice center

Dear Editor: Rio Blanco Herald Times Editor Sean McMahon’s “From my Window” editorial column commented Feb. 4 about the tan brick appearance on the south entrance to the soon-to-open new Rio Blanco County Justice Center reported very unfavorable and widely shared opinions  by many Meeker taxpayers and voters.