Worried about “reducing transparency” in rural Colorado communities that still lack broadband, Gov. John Hickenlooper vetoed a bill that would have phased out the required publication of certain county financial information in newspapers.
State lawmakers took another step toward phasing out the required publication of county public notices in Colorado newspapers.
Colorado’s newspaper industry is fighting proposed state legislation that would phase out the required publication of county public notices.
State lawmakers killed legislation that would have let Colorado counties publish fiscal information on their websites rather than in newspapers.