Rangely has large number of summer projects to complete for summer

The courtyard outside Rangely Town Hall is currently under construction to replace the old fountain and spruce up the area. When complete, the area outside the front of the town office building will be complete with more benches for sitting in the shade. This is just one of many projects facing Rangely town officials this summer.

RANGELY I Several projects begun by the Town of Rangely in recent weeks will finish up in the next month, others will begin or continue into the summer and the first of three water treatment facility renovation phases will be complete by summer’s end.

Rangely gets $5,000 DOLA grant

RANGELY I Doug Monger, vice chairman of the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, and Rangely Town Manager Peter Brixius, who is also an AGNC member, have announced that through AGNC’s $50,000 mini-grant program awarded from the state Department Of Local Affairs (DOLA), a $5,000 grant on behalf of the Town of Rangely was approved by […]

New banners…


Approximately half of Rangely’s new town banners have been installed along Main Street while the rest will be placed during the next week, Rangely Town Manager Peter Brixius said. The new year-round banners, designed by Northern Lights Display, were a $7,500 capital project paid for by the town’s economic development fund. Weather damaged many of […]

Letter to the Editor: Let’s move on

Dear Editor: First of all I do not like seeing (airing) problems of our fine Town of Rangely in local newspaper. Serving on any town council job in a small town is first of all not for monetary gain. It is because we like our fine town and try to do the best job we […]

Letter to the Editor: Rangely Watchdog

Dear Editor: Concern #2: Why are they building an industrial facility next to our elementary school when the town owns the industrial park on the east side of town?

Water treatment plant renovations under way

RANGELY I After a year of work on engineering and design aspects to modify its water treatment plant, the Town of Rangely began demolition and construction for the first phase of that renovation Monday, Jan. 14.

Letter to the Editor: Rangely watchdog

Dear Editor: I would like to thank all the people that supported me this week with the good job, way to go, waves and thumbs-up from people that I didn’t know. I expected some negative remarks and dirty looks but the way the people in town have responded to the article in the paper I […]

Letter to the Editor: Gossip serves no purpose

Dear Editor: Though it usually works best if one can judge not and forgive all as said over and over in the scriptures, but it isn’t always easy to do.

Letter to the Editor: Disappointed with Herald Times story

Dear Editor: As the mayor of Rangely, I feel it necessary to help our citizens interpret the presentation of a very biased and slanted article presented in last week’s Herald Times covering the municipal election process deficiencies in 2012.

Election investigation closed

RANGELY I After an investigation by the Ninth Judicial District Attorney’s Office, a judge has ordered the Town of Rangely to conform its election process and procedures in future elections to comply with all constraints and requirements of the Colorado Municipal Election Code for the next eight years. Following the Rangely municipal election held last […]

WARM keeps warming

RBC I The WARM program in Rangely is at work again for the next several cold months. Winter assistance resource management (WARM) is a volunteer-run program supported by donations and grants.

Here’s your sign …

phrgrangely sign

A new sign in front of Rangely Town Hall includes the names of departments within the building and announces upcoming events in the community.