Ascendigo

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - June 17, 2021

    WATER is the issue

    Ascendigo’s services are valuable, no doubt, and my compliments regarding their organization. Ascendigo represents a needed resource for the less-fortunate among us.

    White Cloud on Missouri Heights is not the right property for their large facility.

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  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - May 26, 2021

    Re: Francisco

    I am disappointed about the dismissal. This is a perfect case for a trial to sort out what took place on Dec. 24, 2020. The concerned public deserves and requires an explanation and a resolution of this important case for the future of policing and justice… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Commissioners visit site of proposed Ascendigo Ranch

    The Garfield County Commissioners’ visit to Ascendigo Autism Services’ site for a The Garfield County Commissioners’ visit to Ascendigo Autism Services’ site for a proposed summer camp saw over 50 people in attendance on Tuesday, May 18. The proposal includes some 42,000 square feet of constructions across 126.8 acres belonging… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Neighborly disputes

    At the end of Harmony Lane, four miles up Missouri Heights from El Jebel — or five miles from Highway 82 on Catherine’s Store Road — a small crowd gathered on a pleasant Saturday morning. The meeting consisted of representatives for Ascendigo Autism Services and Missouri Heights residents,read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - April 29, 2021

    Ascendigo facts

    In response to various letters that have appeared in the local newspapers during the past two months, please note the following corrections of fact:

    Ascendigo is NOT requesting new zoning. Garfield County staff rendered the opinion during the pre-application phase that ourread more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - April 8, 2021

    Re: Positive intent
    Thanks to Trustee Bohmfalk for his insightful opinion published on March 25. Good advice in these times of growth. When I was appointed as second alternate to the P&Z so long ago, I attended “New Commissioner Training” conducted by the Division of Local Affairs (DOLA).… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Celebrating and accepting differences

    By Betina Infante

    April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day and the focus for 2021 is to “Celebrate Difference.” This year, Carbondale-based Ascendigo Autism Services [Ascendigo] is at the forefront of a shift in approach from spreading awareness to promoting acceptance. Ascendigo, the Autism Society of America and several other… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Un desacuerdo entre comunidades

    Publicado originalmente en inglés el 25 de febrero, 2021

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Visión general
    En un ámbito rural, Missouri Heights está localizado 1,000 pies arriba del suelo del valle. Es un lugar con muy poco sonido o contaminación de luz; hogar a ranchos,…

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    Communities disagree over land use

    Overview
    In its bucolic setting, Missouri Heights rises over 1,000 feet above the valley floor. It’s a place without much noise or light pollution; home to ranches, farms, small residential subdivisions and equestrian facilities.
    Presently, Garfield County is reviewing plans by Ascendigo Autism Services for a 126-acre recreation/education… read more →