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Posted on: July 29, 2015

Traffic Signal Changes Implemented on Main Street

As part of the DDA's ongoing downtown diagonal parking pilot project, the traffic signal at the Main Street and Cascade Avenue intersection has been reconfigured to a flashing yellow signal for traffic on Main Street and flashing red for traffic on...Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2015

Rob Joseph Receives Marketing Executive Designation

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Assistant City Manager and Director of the Office of Business and Tourism (OBT) Rob Joseph has earned the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation, the only integrated professional development executive program specifically designed f...Read on...

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

Police Department Moves to Temporary Facilities

The Montrose Police Department has moved to a temporary, leased location at 145 South Cascade Avenue while construction and repairs are being completed at their permanent facility at 434 South First Street. PD offices recently suffered significant water d...Read on...

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Posted on: July 15, 2015

Public Invited to “Mingle with the Manager”

Montrose residents will have a new opportunity to voice “likes, gripes, and ideas” at the new “Mingle with the Manager” event. This new informal meeting series is designed to enhance the frequency and types of occasions for residents to “connect” with the...Read on...

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Posted on: July 17, 2015

Montrose Readies for 1st Annual "FUNC" Fest

Water sports enthusiasts, competitors, and the fun-loving Montrose community are invited to enjoy the 1st Annual Fun on the Uncompahgre “FUNC Fest” at the Montrose Water Sports Park on Saturday, August 1. The event, hosted by the City of Montrose Office o...Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2015

Plans in Place to Begin Diagonal Parking Pilot Project

The Montrose Downtown Development Authority (DDA) will implement a pilot project to evaluate diagonal parking on Main Street following “Montrose in Motion” on Thursday, July 16.

Along with the change to a 30-degree diagonal parking configuration betw...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2015

Water Meter Reading System Installation Completed

The City's Public Works Department has completed the installation of a new water meter reading system that uses the latest technology to reduce administrative costs and expand services to utility customers. The project, involving the replacement of...Read on...

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Posted on: July 2, 2015

City Sponsors New Chamber of Commerce Youth Program

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The City of Montrose is proud to partner with the Montrose Chamber of Commerce in their new Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!). This year-long program takes middle and high school students through the entire business creation process, from concept to real...Read on...

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Posted on: June 2, 2015

Pet Ordinance Reminders

The Montrose Police Department and Animal Control remind residents that there is a pet leash ordinance within the city limits of Montrose, including all city parks. This ordinance is actively enforced. To ensure everyone's safety and enjoyment, ple...Read on...

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Posted on: January 26, 2015

Learn About the State of Colorado Cities and Towns

Each year the Colorado Municipal League (CML) produces a "State of Our Cities & Towns" report, highlighting how Colorado communities are faring in meeting the nee...Read on...

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