Western Colorado Congress (WCC) is an alliance for community action empowering people to protect and enhance their quality of life in Western Colorado since 1980. WCC members are currently working on a number of issues including local foods & agriculture, public lands management, and the impacts of developing oil & gas and uranium resources.
Want to learn more about the bills being considered at the state Capital this year? Take a look at WCC’s Bill Tracker for summary and current status of bills of special interest to us!
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Hazzah! The #CottageFoods Expansion Act passed out the CO Senate this morning- now we can sell homemade pickles, tortillas, and more directly from our home kitchens!
Many thanks to Rep. Willett, Rep. Hamner, Sen. Donovan & Sen. Grantham for supporting small businesses & local economies! ... See MoreSee Less
Check out this cool info graphic from our friends in MT that explains the gaping loophole that lets coal companies dodge payments owed to American taxpayers and the proposed Dept. of Interior rule that will close it..... ... See MoreSee Less
Click the link below to help close the gaping loophole that lets coal companies dodge payments owed to American taxpayers and ensure that those funds are instead available for local schools, roads, and other taxpayer priorities. bit.ly/1zDBh4h
#KeepitPublic Pleased to announce today that Senate Bill 232, which would have wasted taxpayer resources to study the transfer of federal public lands--something that most Coloradans don't want--died last night on Senate Floor! Thanks, Colorado Senate for Keeping our lands Public! ... See MoreSee Less
BREAKING: Cottage Food Expansion Act passed Senate Business Comm today 9-0! Next stop appropriations. Stay tuned & sign up for updates
Western Colorado Congress
134 North Sixth Street
P.O. Box 1931
Grand Junction, CO 81502
(970) 256-7650 ph; (970) 245-0686 fax