The Cortez City Council just said no Tuesday night, Sept. 11, to a license for what would have been a new recreational-marijuana dispensary in the city. Following a lengthy public hearing at which a dozen …
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Print this articleHomelessness has many facets. Each story is unique. Recently I was able to interview four guests staying at the Bridge Emergency Shelter in Cortez about the factors that led them there. The shelter provides free overnight housing from … Continue reading
Out of a home?: When Montezuma County sells its Justice Building, the Bridge shelter may have to move — but where?
Print this articleCortez, which offers an overnight refuge for the homeless, may soon be out of a home itself. The construction of Montezuma County’s new courthouse is having a domino effect on the entities that use the old Justice Building … Continue reading