Tag Archives: Lyle Achziger

Evans goes green, approves solar panels at Campus Crest

Evans approved solar panels like these to be installed at Campus Crest apartments by Jack Minor – The Evans city council approved a solar power project that will provide enough power for 44 homes at the Campus Crest apartments. Derek … Continue reading

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UNC hopes to break attendance record at homecoming event

    by Jack Minor – A University of Northern Colorado faculty member told the Evans city council that they hope to break last year’s record for community attendance during this year’s homecoming week. Mayor Lyle Achziger issued a proclamation … Continue reading

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City proclaims Saturday to be “play day”

  by Jack Minor – The city of Evans has declared Sept. 10, the same day as EvansFest, to be a designated “play day.” In issuing the proclamation, Mayor Lyle Achziger said, “Play is a valuable part of a child’s … Continue reading

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Evans going green, city to get power from solar energy

  story and photo by Jack Minor         Evans has agreed to let a local alternative energy company install solar panels to provide electricity to the city. Greg Bohan, Chief Investment Officer for Renewable Social Benefit Funds, … Continue reading

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“This is one of the last things I want to do”-Mayor Lyle Achziger of Evans

By Vanessa Dominguez The city of Evans has 20,000 residents and only one fire station. That one station houses three fire trucks, two of which are aging and in need of replacement. The suggested expiration date for a fire truck … Continue reading

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Garden City honors Evans Police for providing protection

Story and photo by Jack Minor   The Evans Police Department was awarded a plaque at a Garden City council meeting in appreciation of 23 years of police protection.   Garden City is a statutory town less than one mile square. … Continue reading

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Evans approves new RV storage facility

By Jack Minor By Jack Minor The city of Evans approved a request for a long-term RV storage facility at the city council meeting on Nov. 16. Gail Rees submitted an application requesting to use the property located at 910 … Continue reading

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