🌱 First New Home in Louisville + Xeriscape Design + Record Gas Prices


Hi there, Lakewood. I’m here in your inbox this morning to update you on everything you need to know about what’s happening in town. Here is the truth.

Tuesday’s weather: Partly sunny and pleasant. High: 81 Low: 55.

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Here are today’s top stories in Lakewood:

  1. Three counties in Colorado have moved to the worst COVID-19 category. While most of us have tried to get back to normal after two years of living with the pandemic, the COVID-19 virus continues to spread and pose challenges for county health departments across the state. (FOX31)
  2. Landscaping that maximizes water designed especially for Denver. 5280 offers you custom renders and plant choices here for the Colorado environment. This is a perfect opportunity to explore xeriscape design and how it could work in your backyard. (5280)
  3. Outdoor resale properties are booming in Colorado. Outdoor gear resale stores say sales are driven, in part, by the consumer’s desire for affordability and environmental awareness. (The low)
  4. First home in Louisville opens after Marshall Fire. The first home to begin the rebuilding process opened in Louisville on Monday, on Larkspur Lane. The owner, Jessica Carson, is delighted to replace her house which was destroyed by the fire. (KOAA)
  5. As gasoline prices hit record highs, this could impact summer travel. With the highest gas prices ever in Colorado, how will rising costs affect your summer travel plans? (CPR)

Today in Lakewood:

  • Chromebook basics: Jeffco Business and Workforce Center. (9:00 a.m.)
  • Baby time: Lakewood Library. (9:15 a.m.)
  • West Metro Fire Rescue: Dakota Ridge High School. (Midday)
  • Basics of Microsoft Word: Belmar Library. (1 p.m.)
  • DeLong Park Ribbon Cutting: Golden Town Hall. (5:30 p.m.)
  • Network and nature: Matthews/Winters Park. (5:30 p.m.)

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That’s all for today. I’ll see you first thing Wednesday morning with a brand new edition of the Lakewood Daily! — Brad K. Evans

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