Thursday Newscast, 3/16/17, 8:04 AM

Mar 16, 2017

Newscast for Thursday, March 16, 2017, 8:04 AM:

  • A ban on smoking and vaping on public transportation in Colorado Springs is now in effect.  The new rules recently passed by City Council ban the actions on buses and in the downtown bus terminal, to include the outdoor boarding area. 
  • The Colorado Smelter Super Fund site in south Pueblo is second on the Environmental Protection Agency’s priority list . 91.5 KRCC’s Shanna Lewis reports that the high ranking will help with funding for clean up...
  • Colorado Senator Michael Bennet is holding a number of town hall meetings throughout the state.  The Democrat is expected to be in Colorado Springs today at 11:30 at the Tesla Education Center.  That's followed by a planned stop in Pueblo at 1:45 at the Union Depot.