Ritter to Tour Western Slope

Sounds like Gov. Ritter will have to don his cape and tights to make this schedule around the Western Slope this weekend. All times are dependent on fair weather.From the governor’s office:

Governor Bill Ritter and First Lady Jeannie Ritter will continue their Colorado Promise tour this coming weekend with a statewide fly-around  on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, January 19 – 21.

On Friday, Governor Ritter will travel to Sterling, Burlington, and Trinidad.  On Saturday, he will be in La Junta, Alamosa, Durango, Rifle, and Grand Junction.  On Sunday, the Governor and First Lady will end the trip with events in Edwards and Steamboat. 

All of the events will include a discussion of local concerns, including the effects of the recent blizzards and Gov. Ritter’s request for disaster assistance.

Friday, January 19

Sterling
Time: 2:00 Noon

Like this story? Steal it! Feel free to republish it in part or in full, just please give credit to The Colorado Independent and add a link to the original.

Got a tip? Story pitch? Send us an e-mail. Follow The Colorado Independent on Twitter.



About the Author

Leslie Robinson

Leave a Response

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>