Doug Lyon

Do ballot initiatives co-opt work of elected officials?

Before a discussion to limit synthetic pesticide in city parks, Durango Mayor Doug Lyon criticized the Colorado Constitution and City Charter for making it too easy for citizens to put policy...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

When it comes to cycling, we’re golden

Durango added another spoke to its spinning wheel of bicycle accomplishments Monday when the city was upgraded from a silver to a gold-level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American...

DATE: May 14, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

The second time’s a charm

Some matchmaking on the sly would impact the leadership of Durango and Fort Lewis College 25 years later.Doug Lyon was running late for his 23rd birthday party at Pronto Pizza, which is where East...

DATE: April 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News