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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Sunnyside-Hillcrest Construction Traffic Update

Construction of the new roundabout at the intersection of Sunnyside and Hillcrest is progressing on schedule and within budget. Since starting construction, the contractor has cleared the site, replaced a sanitary sewer main between Essex Street and Sunn...Read on...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Second Annual FUNC Fest This Saturday! Event Details for Locals and Competitors

Water sports enthusiasts, competitors, and the fun-loving Montrose community are invited to enjoy the Second Annual FUNC Fest (Fun on the UNCompahgre River Festival) at the Montrose Water Sports Park (WSP) in Riverbottom Park on Saturday, July 30. The eve...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Montrose Readies for Second Annual FUNC Fest

Water sports enthusiasts, competitors, and the fun-loving Montrose community are invited to enjoy the Second Annual FUNC Fest (Fun on the UNCompahgre River Festival) at the Montrose Water Sports Park (WSP) in Riverbottom Park on Saturday, July 30. The eve...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Contributors Sought for Official Montrose Visitor Guide

The Montrose Office of Business and Tourism (OBT) is calling local writers and photographers to lend their talents to producing the 2017 Official Montrose Visitor Guide, an annual publication that reaches tens of thousands of readers locally, nationally, ...Read on...

Posted on: July 4, 2016

Independence Day Parade Award Recipients Announced

The City of Montrose and the Office of Business and Tourism thank everyone who attended and participated in the 2016 Independence Day Parade that brought patriotism to life along Historic Downtown Montrose.

All 2016 City of Montrose annual community ev...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Montrose City Manager to Lead Colorado Municipal League Executive Board

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Montrose’s representation on statewide associations for local government has reached new heights with City Manager William Bell’s election as president of the Colorado Municipal League (CML) Executive Board for 2016-2017. The appointment, which occurred a...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

Safe Routes to Schools Project Completed

The city has completed the intersection improvement project at South 12th Street and Park Avenue six weeks ahead of schedule and $30,000 under budget. The project, funded mostly by Safe Routes to Schools grant dollars, aligned the vehicle access to Colum...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Sunnyside Road and Hillcrest Drive Construction Project Traffic Advisory

Contractors working for the City of Montrose are scheduled to begin construction of a new roundabout at the intersection of Sunnyside Road and Hillcrest Drive on June 14. The intersection itself and entrances to McGuire Drive and Essex Street immediately ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

Community Challenged to Ride Through the Summer by Joining National Bike Challenge

The City of Montrose, LiveWell Olathe-Montrose, and the Montrose Area Bicycle Alliance invite local businesses, families, and schools to join them in the National Bike Challenge. The challenge, which runs from May through September, is open to all ages an...Read on...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

View the 2016 Consumer Confidence Report for Montrose Water

Project 7 Water Authority provides high quality, potable water to the municipalities and rural areas of the Uncompahgre River Valley through a unique cooperative effort among seven area water entities, including the City of Montrose. View the most recent...Read on...

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