TITLE

Committed to the Land

AUTHOR(S)
Stromberg, Meghan
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Planning;Mar2005, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the services of Boulder County Commissioner Ron Stewart towards the conservation of land and open spaces which have won him American Planning Association's 2005 Distinguished leadership Award for an Elected Official. In 1991, he convened the Open Space Task Force, consisting of representatives of environmental, business, municipal, and government groups, who, in Stewart's words, had any interest whatsoever in open space, positive or negative. The achievement that has had the greatest effect on the county, most agree, is the creation of legally binding but voluntary intergovernmental agreements among towns.
ACCESSION #
16110402

 

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