Rita Bertolli has tangled with the Lakewood City Council and Mayor Steve Burkholder so many times that she's decided that it's better to beat 'em than join 'em. But can a twentysomething activist who rages against "corporate welfare" actually change the course of politics as usual in one of the metr ... More >>
The mayor was all for it. The city council blessed it twice with unanimous approval. The developer was on board, and so was a group of local residents who stood to benefit from the deal. But somebody forgot to ask the citizens of Lakewood whether they wanted to swap 22 acres of Iron Spring Park to ... More >>
From the week of 12/21/2006
Lakewood voters are stuck between a ditch and Red Rocks in an upcoming special election.
After thirty years, Lakewood residents discover that a "future park site" belongs to someone else.