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Posted on: April 20, 2018

City Earns Arbor Day Award, Celebration Planned for Saturday

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Montrose, CO – The City of Montrose’s Parks Division recently earned an Arbor Day Foundation Growth Award for its continued commitment for Montrose to be labeled a "Tree City USA," and will celebrate the award in tandem with ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Anderson Selected Mayor for 2018-2019, Bowman Selected Mayor Pro Tem

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose has a new City Council and a new Mayor. City Councilor Roy Anderson was chosen by fellow city councilors Tuesday evening, April 17, succeeding Judy Ann Files for the 2018-2019 mayoral term. Councilors Dave Bow...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

New Riverbottom Restroom Facility To Be Completed This Year

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Montrose, Co — New restrooms and a patio facility in Riverbottom Park will help with the park's increased usage and become an integral part of the city's park system. And best of all, the anticipated construction of the new facility will be comp...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Update on Reopening Pedestrian Bridge Burned in March Fire

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Montrose, Co — City Councilors and staff determined the bridge over the Uncompahgre River which burned last month is “very critical” to public use and set an accelerated timetable to repair and reopen the walkway this summer....

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Elks' Donation To Police Will Aid Digital Investigations

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Montrose, CO – Montrose Police officers received a huge boost to their digital investigation capabilities Tuesday after members of the Montrose Elks Lodge stopped by to generously donate $3,500 to the department. 

The donation will fund equipment ...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

2018 Annual Spring Cleanup, and Earth Week Activities

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Montrose, Co – The City of Montrose continues its annual Spring Cleanup tradition, in tandem with its Earth Week celebrations, by providing disposal and recycling services from a single collection point. Residents are invited to bring cleanup it...

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Posted on: March 31, 2018

Montrose joins nationwide challenge to be most “water wise”

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Montrose, CO – Mayor Judy Ann Files is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the annual National Mayor’s Challenge for Wate...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Sewer Rate Adjustments To Take Effect April 1

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Montrose, CO – Due to increasing capital construction costs, the City of Montrose will implement an inflationary rate increase for sewer customers beginning April 1.

The 2.7-percent increase was recommended to the City Council for consideration a...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Fire Closes Pedestrian Bridge

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Montrose, CO – On Tuesday afternoon, March 27, firefighters with the Montrose Fire Protection District responded to a brush fire under the pedestrian bridge near East Oak Grove Road which crosses over the Uncompahgre River.The cause of the fire is unknown...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

4/16/18 Moving Montrose Forward Project Update

April 16, 2018 - Work continues with primary areas of focus on, South Hillcrest Drive, and Desanto Drive. Contractors will continue to replace an aging waterline main along South Hillcrest Drive between Sunnyside and Niagara. No water interruptions are an...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Project Update - Paving, Waterline, and Sewerline Work Continues

April 4, 2018 - Work continues with primary areas of focus on South San Juan Avenue, Miami Road, South Hillcrest Drive, and Desanto Drive. Contractors will be milling and patching back asphalt on San Juan Ave south of Main Street and Miami Road west of Hi...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Update on Utility Work Along Hillcrest Drive

March 22, 2018 - Contractors working for the City of Montrose are continuing work to replace an aging waterline main along South Hillcrest Drive between Sunnyside Road and Niagara Road. In addition, contractors will be resurfacing asphal...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Utility Work Set to Begin on South Hillcrest Drive

March 7, 2018 - Contractors working for the City of Montrose will begin work this week to replace an aging waterline main along South Hillcrest Drive between Sunnyside Avenue and Niagara Road.The initial phases of this project will focus on replacing tie-...

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