Greeley Tribune Publicizes Change of Zone Case

[CLICK ON POST IF NEEDED TO SEE ENTIRE POST] The Greeley Tribune published  a thorough article about the Martin Marietta Materials/Rock & Rail Change of Zone application. See the article here: http://clr-34.org/saga-of-martin-marietta-facility-near-johnstown-continues-as-rezoning-hearing-approaches-greeley-tribune-7-11-20/

BOCC Hearing July 22nd, 10 AM

[CICK ON POST IF NEEDED TO SEE ENTIRE POST] Although it looked like it might get postponed, the BOCC hearing on Martin Marietta Materials/Rock & Rail the Change of Zone will be held at 10 AM on Wednesday, July 22nd, at the Weld County Administration Building, 1150 O Street in Greeley. The hearing will be…

Change of Zone case goes to BOCC with NO RECOMMENDATION FOR APPROVAL!

CLICK ON POST TO SEE ENTIRE POST IF NECESSARY [6/17/2020] In an extended, multi-hour hearing on 6/16/2020, the residents of Indianhead Estates, Indianhead Estates West and the surrounding properties battled the Martin Marietta Materials/Rock & Rail to a 4-4 tie at the Planning Commission.  This means that the proposed Change of Zone to heavy industrial…

[5-7-2020] Please send letters opposing rezoning case COZ20-0004

[CLICK ON POST TO READ ENTIRE POST] Letters to the Weld County Planning Department opposing Rock & Rail’s application for rezoning to I-3 Heavy Industrial are needed NOW. Please send letters, ideally by May 14th, to Angela Snyder, the planner assigned to the case, at asnyder@weldgov.com. For more information and her mailing address, click here.

[4/25/2020] Rock & Rail Applies for Rezoning to I-3, Heavy Industrial

[CLICK ON POST IF NEEDED TO SEE ENTIRE POST] In late March 2020, Rock and Rail submitted an application to Weld County to rezone the land near the intersection of Hwy 34 and CR 13 where they are currently operating an aggregate processing and concrete manufacturing plant. They applied for rezoning of the land from…

[3/16/2020] Rock and Rail Case Going to Trial

[CLICK ON THE POST IF NEEDED TO SEE THE ENTIRE POST] Once Martin Marietta Materials transferred operating control of the Highway 34 facility to Rock and Rail, Rock and Rail sued the CLR-34 plaintiffs from the earlier case, claiming we had no right to take legal action against them. The plaintiffs filed a countersuit responding…

[10/19/2019] Breaking news…

CDPHE releases human health risk assessment for oil and gas operations in Colorado. Read it at: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ST8yZ0bUBrEzIkWsalOWCMHNjHNXarHO/view?usp=drivesdk

[5-2-2019] Weld County is reviewing zoning rules

IF NECESSARY, CLICK ON POST TO SEE ENTIRE TEXT Weld County is reviewing zoning rules, and a few major changes have been proposed, including tighter specifications of what will be allowed as a use by right or use by special review (USR). We’re arguing that compatibility standards are also needed. These changes could have important…