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Posted on: December 3, 2016

2016 Parade of Lights Winners Announced

The City of Montrose and the Office of Business and Tourism thanks everyone who participated and attended the 2016 Parade of Lights! This year’s theme, “Winter, Land of Wonder,” was a nod to the 2016 National Park Service Cen...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

2016 Parade of Lights Slated for Saturday, December 3 Tips and Reminders

The City of Montrose hosts the annual Parade of Lights event this Saturday, December 3, at 5 p.m. on East Main Street, starting at South Stough Avenue and ending at South Rio Grande Avenue. In preparation for the festivities, no parking will be allowed on...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

2017 Citizens’ Police Academy Applications Available

Montrose residents are invited to participate in the 20th anniversary of the Montrose Police Department’s (MPD) Citizens’ Police Academy. The academy will begin Monday, January 9. The thirteen-week course will be held on Monday nights in the City Council ...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

2016 Parade of Lights Theme Announced “Winter, Land of Wonder” Theme Celebrates National Parks

The City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism (OBT) is now accepting applications for the 2016 Downtown Montrose Parade of Lights scheduled for Saturday, December 3, starting at 5 pm, along Main Street between Stough and Rio Grande Avenues. This yea...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

City of Montrose Public Works Department and Staff Receive Awards at 2016 Colorado APWA Conference

The American Public Works Association (APWA) recognized the City of Montrose Public Works Department and staff with several awards at the 2016 Colorado Conference. The department received the Public Works Program Award in small communities for the Recycli...Read on...

Damage from high flows in 2015
Posted on: November 10, 2016

City of Montrose Seeks Candidates to Fill Planning Commission Vacancies

The City of Montrose is accepting applications from citizens interested in serving on the City Planning Commission. Two vacancies exist with terms which will expire on January 1, 2021.

The Planning Commission evaluates matters related to planning and c...Read on...

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Holiday Montrose Bucks Offer Starts Monday, November 21

The City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism (OBT) wants to help you celebrate the holidays with some extra cash. Pick up an extra $20 to spend in town when you buy $100 in Montrose Bucks starting at 10 a.m. on Monday, November 21, at the Downtown ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Citywide Wayfinding Sign Concepts Plan Open House

The City of Montrose invites the public to attend a follow up open house regarding wayfinding signage concepts on November 14 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Proximity Space (210 E. Main Street). The open house is designed to further explain the wayfinding signag...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2016

2017 Community Impact Award Applications Being Accepted

Montrose, CO - The City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism (OBT) is accepting applications for 2017 Community Impact Awards (CI Awards), one of five categories offered in its Event Partnership Programs.

“First, submit event information online t...Read on...