The county says its fight against the oil and gas industry is not over just because its moratorium is coming to an end.
"Mr. Grass" lives in Boulder County. A recent magazine profile of him tried to figure out what fascinates people about watching things that barely move for hours on end.
The governor also says more local law enforcement of immigration could jeopardize trust with communities they police.
“Regrettably, Boulder County’s open defiance of State law has made legal action the final recourse available to the State,” the office of the Attorney General said in a statement.
Residents have already taxed themselves to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars for a service that may not be complete until 2042.
- Boulder County homeowners cleaning up their storm-damaged yards face fines for taking ash tree wood outside the county because of an invasive beetle quarantine.Read more
- People gathered for a marathon 8 ½-hour public hearing over whether genetically modified crops should be grown on county-owned farms.Read more