Tuesday Newscast, 9/26/17, 5:32pm

Sep 26, 2017

Newscast for Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 5:32pm:

  • State leaders toured a permanent housing project for the homeless today that will soon open in Denver. As 91.5 KRCC's Bente  Birkeland reports, it’s part of a slate of housing projects that are receiving state money from marijuana taxes...
     
  • The U.S. and Mexico have agreed to expand a far-reaching conservation agreement that governs how they manage the overused Colorado River, which supplies water to millions of people and farms in both nations. U.S. water district officials say the agreement to be signed tomorrow calls for the U. S.  to invest $31.5 million to improve Mexico's water infrastructure and reduce waste. The International Boundary and Water Commission declined to release a copy of the agreement before tomorrow's signing in New Mexico