Press Releases

911, 2023

Press Release: YVHA Awarded Grants for Building Infrastructure at the Brown Ranch Totaling Almost $7,000,000

November 9th, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO – The Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) awarded the Yampa Valley Housing Authority (YVHA) two grants for Brown Ranch infrastructure this week. The first grant for $5,000,000 is for geothermal infrastructure and the second grant for almost $2,000,000 is for the construction of wastewater infrastructure, both at Neighborhood A

1910, 2023

Press Release: YVHA Breaks Ground on Mid Valley Attainable Housing Project

October 19th, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO – The Yampa Valley Housing Authority (YVHA) held a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday on its newest attainable housing project called Mid Valley. Community members joined local elected officials, YVHA board and staff, the Lone Tree Trust development team and the Hausmann construction team to celebrate the start of this project. Mid

1409, 2023

Press Release: YVHA Approves Resolution in Support of the Allocation of 75% of Short-Term Rental Tax for the Brown Ranch

September 14th, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO – At their monthly board meeting, the YVHA unanimously approved the board resolution supporting the City of Steamboat Springs proposed allocation of 75% of short-term rental taxes collected towards the Brown Ranch affordable and attainable housing project, including infrastructure. Below is the language of the resolution: YAMPA VALLEY HOUSING AUTHORITY

1007, 2023

Press Release: YVHA Receives $4 Million DOLA Grant for Its Mid Valley Project

July 10th, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO – As part of the Yampa Valley Housing Authority’s (YVHA) effort to quickly build local workforce housing, the Colorado Department of Local Affairs, Division of Housing awarded YVHA a $4,000,000 grant through the state legislative bill, HB22-1304 Transformational Affordable Housing, Homeownership, and Workforce Housing Grant Program for its Mid Valley

2106, 2023

Press Release: Yampa Valley Housing Authority Receives Grant from the Colorado Healthy Rivers Fund to Plan Slate Creek Restoration Project at Brown Ranch

June 21st, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-- The Yampa Valley Housing Authority (YVHA) selected Stillwater Sciences, a qualified environmental science and engineering firm and FlyWater, inc, a river restoration design-build firm, to develop a concept-level restoration plan for Slate Creek on the YVHA-owned Brown Ranch property in Routt County, Colorado. The Slate Creek riparian corridor is a seasonal waterway that creates

2604, 2023

Yampa Valley Housing Authority Releases a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Slate Creek Improvements

April 26th, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO - The Yampa Valley Housing Authority (YVHA) is seeking proposals from qualified stream restoration consultants to develop a concept-level design plan for Slate Creek on the YVHA-owned Brown Ranch property in Routt County, Colorado.   YVHA’s objective for this project is to protect Slate Creek and minimize impacts to the ecosystem and

1603, 2023

BRAC Town Hall March 22nd 5:30 pm

March 16th, 2023|Press Releases|

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO-March 16, 2023-The Brown Ranch Annexation Committee will host the first Town Hall covering early topics in the annexation discussion at the Community Center on Wednesday, March 22, 2023. The Town Hall will provide a brief explanation about the annexation process before jumping into the two topics for the session: