On January 12, 2021, GCA learned that plans have been submitted for the development of the land west of Spine Road at Celestial Seasonings. GCA has begun reviewing the documents. Contact Elaine McLaughlin with your observations and questions.  The Resources page of this website has more details, including letters submitted.

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and community in Gunbarrel, an outlying

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Celestial Seasonings Development Project

The famous tea factory owned by the Hain Celestial Group is attempting to build high-density apartments on their world famous prairie dog preserve.  Our community is too rural for an urban-density development like this. 

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We are boycotting all Hain Celestial products until they keep the promise they made to the community, animal activists and the prairie dogs in 1999. Click here to sign the boycott.

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