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Posted on: December 18, 2014

City Reminder on Holiday Trash Collection Service

The City of Montrose reminds customers that scheduled residential trash collections falling on a city-observed holiday will be rescheduled to occur on another day of the same week. Note that recycling collections that occur on a city-observed holiday will...Read on...

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Posted on: December 16, 2014

Register on the Emergency Notification System

Everyone knows what number to call if they have an emergency. But what if the situation was reversed and public safety officials needed to contact you?

Local emergency service providers use the Emergency Notification System (ENS) to deliver recorded em...Read on...

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Posted on: December 10, 2014

City Transitions to New Online Purchasing System

In an effort to improve efficiency, the City of Montrose is now using the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System for soliciting bids and proposals from vendors. This system provides vendors with convenient online access to all bid information for the City of ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 8, 2014

Feliz Navidad Fiesta @ The Black Canyon Golf Course

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The Black Canyon Golf Course and the Brew and Bogey Club would like to invite you to a Fiesta in celebration of the season. There will be giveaways every half hour, Coronita buckets, margarita specials, taco bar, season pass drawing, listen to the live ...Read on...

Posted on: December 8, 2014

2014 Parade of Lights Winners Announced

The City of Montrose and the Office of Business and Tourism thanks everyone who participated and attended the 2014 Parade of Lights! This year’s theme was, “Christmas Stories: Portray a holiday story from a favorite book, movie, or song.” Entries for the ...Read on...

Posted on: November 26, 2014

East Oak Grove Construction Scheduled To Begin December 1

Contractors working for the City of Montrose are scheduled to begin construction of the East Oak Grove Roadway Widening Project on December 1, 2014. The $3.3 million dollar project will be constructed by Rundle Construction (Hotchkiss, CO, with offices in...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

Montrose Holiday Happenings: Santa’s Cabin

Kids! Make holiday shopping extra fun by taking a break to visit Santa—and get your free photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus at their cabin in Downtown Montrose in the Uncompahgre Events Plaza, 514 South First Street. While you wait, enjoy the ambiance of the...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2014

Applications Available for 2015 Citizen’s Police Academy

2015 Marks the Program’s 18th Year


The Montrose Police Department (PD) is accepting applications for participation in the 2015 Citizens’ Police Academy.

“The Citizens’ Police Academy has been a huge success,” said Commander Gene Lillard. “We ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2014

Construction Begins on Montrose Water Sports Park

Contractors working for the City of Montrose have started to construct the Montrose Water Sports Park on the Uncompahgre River within the City’s Riverbottom Park.

Haynes Excavation and Stonefly Earthworks, both based in Montrose, have teamed up to con...Read on...