Local officials to discuss impacts of COVID-19 on area recreation during Thursday live panel | SteamboatToday.com

Local officials to discuss impacts of COVID-19 on area recreation during Thursday live panel

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Local officials will participate in a live panel discussion Thursday to speak about the effects of COVID-19 on area recreation, including fitness centers, the ski resort, summer camps and sports leagues.

The virtual discussion starts at 10:30 a.m., and panelists include Routt County Commissioner Doug Monger; Stephanie Orozco, Old Town Hot Springs executive director; Angela Cosby, Steamboat Springs Parks and Recreation director; and Dave Hunter, vice president of mountain operations at Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp.

The panels are sponsored by the city of Steamboat Springs and Routt County in partnership with Steamboat Pilot & Today.

Editor Lisa Schlichtman will moderate the panel discussion, which will be available as a live video on Steamboat Pilot & Today’s Facebook page, on TV18, the local news station Comcast TV6 and on the city’s website.

To find the panels on the city’s website, go to steamboatsprings.net, click on “Agendas” and then look for the virtual town halls under the meetings listing and click on “View Media.” Videos of the panel discussions are also posted on SteamboatPilot.com/coronavirus.

Readers can send questions to news@steamboatpilot.com or covid@steamboatsprings.net.

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