šŸŒ± Climate Tax Grows + Body Found On Trailhead + Summer Scams | #socialmedia

Good morning, everybody! It’s me, Brad K. Evans, your host of the Boulder Daily. Let’s get this Tuesday started off right, with a quick guide to what you need to know about what’s happening in and around Boulder today.

Tuesday’s weather: A t-storm around in the p.m. High: 85 Low: 62.

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Here are the top stories today in Boulder:

  1. Boulder eyes increased climate tax as wildfire threats grow. Originally proposed at $5M per year, city staff is now suggesting that the new starting point for Boulder’s climate tax be benchmarked at a higher amount, and the cost borne mostly by businesses and industry. (Boulder Beat)
  2. Superior hopes to add fire-prevention building codes for homes being rebuilt. The town board is voting on a measure this week that would include requiring non-combustible building materials as part of the planning codes for homes burned in the Marshall Fire. (9News)
  3. Boulder County Sheriff investigating possible homicide. A woman’s body was found near Realization Point trailhead on Sunday morning, and authorities suspect foul play. (7News)
  4. Former hacker says scammers are at it again. Almost $30 billion was scammed 2021 from unsuspecting victims. Security experts indicate that this summer’s scams include payment apps that appear real but are designed to capture your bank info. (FOX31)
  5. CU study confirms that maternal deaths will increase if abortions are banned. A recent University of Colorado study indicates that a national abortion ban would likely increase maternal mortality ā€“ as much as 24 percent ā€“ and higher for pregnant Black women. (CPR)

Today in Boulder:

  • Open Studio: At Boulder Public Library. (7-11 a.m.)
  • Book Writing & Publishing Masterclass: Passion2 Published (5-8 p.m.)
  • Online Conversations in English Tuesday Evening. (6 p.m.)
  • Colorado Music Festival: Brahms’ Clarinet Quintet. (7:30 p.m.)

From my notebook:

  • YMCA’s Lead Colorado program. This free program provides inspiration and education that helps young leaders form self-awareness about their mission and values. The application deadline is Aug. 1. (YMCA of Northern Colorado)
  • Boulder Mountainbike Alliance: Many of Boulder’s trails were closed due to heavy rain Sunday night, which caused muddy trail conditions. BMA reminds riders to ride only what is open! (Boulder Mountainbike Alliance)

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Now you’re in the loop and ready to head out the door on this Tuesday! I’ll see you first thing on Wednesday morning with another edition of the Boulder Daily. ā€” Brad K. Evans

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