Leaving Trash Out for Glenwood Bears Could Get Expensive

Dec 4, 2014

If you live in Glenwood Springs, and bear gets into your trash, the police will give you a warning. If it happens again, even a few times, you might get a small fine. But that could change after recommendations from the city’s Police Department. Officials are considering cracking down on people letting bears eat their garbage. The move comes after an unusually high amount of bear and trash problems in the last year. APR’s Elise Thatcher talks with Chief Terry Wilson.

You can hear a longer version of this conversation by clicking below. This version will air later today during Mountain Edition.