Sure, signs, Facebook posts and home-made cookies are a nice way to show appreciation to the firefighters who battled not just the flames, but extremely hot and dry conditions, during the Lightner Creek Fire.
Local electric car owners now have one more spot to juice up. La Plata Electric Association announced this week the opening of its charging station at LPEA headquarters in Bodo Park (45 Stewart St.) The “Level II ChargePoint” stations contain four outlets available to the public. And best of all, plugging in is completely free.
Don’t blow a fuse this Fourth of July driving from Durango to Silverton. As road construction continues on U.S. Highway 550 north of Molas Pass, drivers should expect delays over the Fourth of July weekend.
When it comes to trails, Durangoans love a good challenge. So why not put your money where your tread is and donate to Trails 2000? For the month of June, Trails 2000 is holding its “Dirt Drive” crowd-funding campaign with a target of $5,000.