Public Meeting: Proposed Bear Resistant Trash Can Ordinance

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Colorado Springs is asking for community input regarding a proposal to require bear-resistant trash containers for properties west of I-25 and establish a “Bear Management Area Map.” There could be a financial impact to residents and businesses in the proposed Bear Management Area if this ordinance is passed by City Council.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”), the City of Colorado Springs will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or reasonable accommodation to participate in this meeting should make the request as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event.

Event dates

Location Fire Station 18 (map)
6830 Hadler View
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Date/Time Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location Westside Community Center (map)
1628 W. Bijou Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Date/Time Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm