Steamboat briefs for Dec. 7 |

Steamboat briefs for Dec. 7

Sound off on school security cameras

The Steamboat Pilot & Today wants to hear from parents with an opinion about security cameras inside Steamboat Springs School District schools. Parents who would like to make their voice heard can contact reporter Mike McCollum at 871-4208 or

Newspaper’s Editorial Board seeking members

The Steamboat Pilot & Today is accepting letters of interest from readers who would like to serve as community representatives on the newspaper’s Editorial Board from Jan. 1 through April 30.

The Editorial Board includes two community representatives and four members of the newspaper staff. Newspaper staff members on the board include Publisher Bryna Larsen, editor Brent Boyer, city editor Mike Lawrence and reporter Tom Ross. The Editorial Board formulates the Our View opinions expressed on the ViewPoints page of the newspaper. The Editorial Board meets at 10 a.m. Tuesdays.

Readers interested in serving on the Editorial Board should send a letter of 500 words or less expressing their interest to Boyer at or to P.O. Box 774827, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477. Letters also may be dropped off at the Pilot & Today office at 1901 Curve Plaza. Call Boyer at 871-4221 with questions.

Road and Bridge Dept.:River Road closed today

The Routt County Road and Bridge Department will close Routt County Road 14, known as River Road, between the Brooklyn and Tree Haus neighborhoods from 7:30 a.m. to noon today. The closures will allow Yampa Valley Electric Association crews to replace power lines in the area. Call the department at 879-0831 with questions or concerns.