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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Wednesday Night Men's League Sign Up

Call or stop in to sign up for our Wednesday Night Men's League today!

Wednesday Night Men's League is a 2 person team league. The first night of league play starts on May 15th.

This league fills up quickly so call or stop in today

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Black Canyon Golf Course
Posted on: February 9, 2021

Western Slope Players Cards Now Available!

We now have Western Slope Players Club cards available for purchase! 

Join the Western Slope Players Club and play 13 different golf courses on the Western Slope for just $30, including a cart, with two extra bonus rounds. To join the club, visit ...

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Black Canyon Golf Course

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, May 4

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, May 4, to consider a new appointment to the City Council along with several contract awards and ordinances. 

 

Councilors Barbara Bynum, Dave Frank, an...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Reed Appointed To Fill City Council Vacancy

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Montrose, CO — Montrose City Councilors voted unanimously to appoint J. David Reed to the City Council’s District III seat Tuesday evening.

Reed’s appointment fills a vacancy left by Roy Anderson who resigned from the council ...

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City News
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Applications Sought For City Council Vacancy

Montrose, CO — Applications are being accepted for a vacancy in the District II City Council seat. The deadline to apply is Thursday, May 20, 2021, at 6 p.m.  

As set forth by the City Charter, the City Council will formally vote to appo...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, May 3

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, May 3, to interview potential new members to the City Council following the departure of councilor Roy Anderson last month, and learn about possible new lease agreements in th...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Murphy Earns Award Celebrating River Improvements/Preservation

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Montrose, CO — Montrose City Engineer Scott Murphy was recently recognized for his work to protect and preserve the Uncompahgre River running through the community with the Gila Trout Award from the Arizona Chapter of Trout Unlimited and the Ari...

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

City/Rec District Receive Honors For Connect Trail

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose, in partnership with the Montrose Recreation District, MRD, was recently honored by the Colorado Lottery for the completion of the Connecting the People to Their Parks and Recreation “Connect Trail&a...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

City Continues Its Legacy As A Tree City

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Arbor Day is Friday, April 30, which coincides with the city's Earth Week celebrations.

Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose was named a 2020 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for the city’s continued commitment to effec...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, April 20

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, April 20, to consider a number of ordinances and contract awards and to welcome the city's new Municipal Court judge.

Councilors Dave Bowman, Barbara Bynum, Da...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Greenacre Takes Oath As New Municipal Court Judge

Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose officially welcomed Judge Charles Greenacre as the city’s new Municipal Court judge following the retirement of longtime Judge Richard Brown. 

Judge Greenacre took the oath of office administ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, April 19

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, April 19, to meet new city employees, interview potential members of the city's planning commission, hear a Municipal Code update and receive a report about a repair ...

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City News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Work Progressing On Sunset Mesa Water Storage Project

Montrose, CO — Construction of the Sunset Mesa water tank and pump station is progressing on schedule and within budget with the overall goal of providing safe and reliable drinking water to city water customers living west of the Uncompahgre Ri...

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City News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Montrose Police Department Welcomes Two New Officers

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Montrose, CO — The Montrose Police Department officially welcomed two new police officers to its ranks Monday morning, filling a pair of vacant positions in the department. Officers Bobbie Rossiter and Ruben Trujillo were officially sworn in dur...

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City News
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Public Safety Complex Construction Under Way

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Montrose, CO — Construction of the new Montrose Public Safety Complex (MPSC)  has begun with heavy machinery performing site preparation work along South First Street on the city's downtown civic campus. 

On Tuesday the...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, April 6

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, April 6, to select a new mayor for the 2021-2022 term and consider a business expansion incentives package for the Colorado Yurt Company’s new headquarters, ...

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City News
Posted on: April 6, 2021

The Pandemic Leader

(Montrose Mayor Barbara Bynum leads a community tour of the La Raza Park Neighborhood Oct 7, 2020)

Bynum’s Tenure As Mayor During A Time of Test for Montrose

Story and Pictures by William Woody

City of Montrose Communications

 

Montrose, CO ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, April 5

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, April 5, to interview a number of applicants to the city’s Planning Commission, review an intergovernmental agreement with Montrose County for a new traffic signal o...

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City News
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Montrose To Host AJGA Junior Open Aug. 1-5, 2021

Montrose, CO — The city, in partnership with The Bridges Golf and Country Club, is pleased to announce that Montrose will host an American Junior Golf Association, AJGA, tournament at The Bridges golf course August 1-5, 2021. 

The AJGA J...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, March 16

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, March 1, to consider a number of ordinances and contract awards for projects around the city. 

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, City Councilors Roy Anders...

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City News
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, March 15

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, March 15, to meet a number of new employees, review possible code revisions, and preview proposed contract awards for new public infrastructure and asbestos work on a Park Ave...

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City News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Phase I River Improvements Complete

Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose is pleased to announce that Phase I of the Uncompahgre River Improvements Project near North 9th Street is complete and open to the public. The project was completed under budget, ahead of schedule, and injury...

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City News
Posted on: March 4, 2021

City Earns Grant To Survey Neighborhood and Celebrate/Preserve Mexican-American Heritage

Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose has been selected to receive $25,000 from History Colorado to prepare a historic context survey to inform historic preservation efforts in Montrose’s Tortilla Flats neighborhood, located on the city&...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, March 2

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, March 2, to approve a number of resolutions, ordinances, and plats for new developments. Councilors also approved funding for the city’s new Public Safety Co...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

City Partnerships Eyeing Public Transit Expansion

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Montrose, CO — With the goal of improving public transit for decades to come, the City of Montrose has partnered with All Points Transit to facilitate the relocation and expansion of their transit center, currently located on South Second Street...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, March 1

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, March 1, to hear about a number of proposed contract awards for city projects, an incentives package for a new Colorado Yurt Company headquarters, and a funding request for th...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

City Parking Area to Close For Construction

Contractors working for Colorado Outdoors will be temporarily closing the gravel trailhead parking area at the western end of Tributary Street starting this week. The closure is expected to last into fall 2021.  

This closure is necessary in order...

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City News
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, February 16

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, February 16, to honor former City Manager Jim Austin, to approve a transfer of a liquor license, approve an upgrade to the city's utility metering system, and...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Tuesday, February 16

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Tuesday morning, February 16, to hear a number of proposed contracts and purchase recommendations, several new proposed annexations into the city, and updates about local short-term rentals a...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

City Mourns Loss of Former City Manager Jim Austin

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City Council Planning Proclamation Honoring His Public Service

Montrose, CO — Known for his deep love of the Uncompahgre Valley, dry wit and humor, and extensive institutional knowledge of city history, the City of Montrose is mourning the loss o...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

City Launches Online Tool to Boost Access to Financial Info

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Montrose, CO —  Members of the city’s Finance Department have completed the momentous task of designing and creating an online tool to provide an open window for residents to peer into the city’s finances.

The new Tr...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, February 2

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, February 2, to consider funding childcare needs study and approving a number of contract awards for construction projects around the city.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, February 1

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, February 1, to hear a recommendation for a possible upgrade to utility meter infrastructure software and a possible contract award for a new pump house at the Black Canyon Gol...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, January 19

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, January 19, to consider a number of ordinances approving new annexations, a contract amendment for the new Public Safety Complex, and a vehicle purchase recommendation...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Tuesday, January 19

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Tuesday morning, January 19, to hear presentations regarding local childcare needs, the upcoming Woodgate Road Realignment Project, a contract award for the amphitheater project, and the city...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

City Installs New Solar Lights To Improve Park Safety, Energy Efficiency

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Montrose, CO — In an effort to improve park safety for pedestrians and boost energy efficiency within the community, the city has installed new solar-powered outdoor lighting in Rotary Park with more solar lights eyed for installation soon.&...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, January 5

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, January 5, to consider a new malt beverage license for Hangin Tree Travel Pizza and a number of ordinances approving new annexations into the city. 

Due to the...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, January 4

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, January 4, to discuss possible flood scenarios within the city, hear a contract amendment recommendation for the new Public Safety Complex, and review city vehicle fleet addit...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

City Unveils Plans For Woodgate Road Realignment Project

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose is poised to begin the realignment of Woodgate Road, one of the largest capital projects of 2021. The design of the project is currently being finalized and the city is looking for public feedback to fine-tune...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, December 15

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, December 15, to consider a number of liquor license applications, annexations, and hear a local sales and use tax report from October. 

Due to the ongoing COVI...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, December 14

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, December 14, to meet several new employees, hear an update about Geyer Systems, and consider an updated designation of official meeting agenda posting place. 

Due to t...

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City News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Montrose Finishes 4th in National Water Challenge

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Montrose, CO — Some 1,300 Montrose residents made pledges to save over four million gallons of water, resulting in the City of Montrose finishing 4th in the nation during the 9th Annual Wyland National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation.

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Housing, Hotel Approved For Montrose

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Montrose, CO — Development agreements for a new hotel and a multi-family housing project were given the green light this week by the Montrose Urban Renewal Authority (MURA) and Montrose City Council. Both projects are set to begin later this year.&nbs...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Project Update - August 14, 2018

Work is currently focused on completion of curb, gutter, and sidewalks as well as the installation of dry utilities (power, communications, and natural gas). Paving of streets within the project area is scheduled for mid-October.

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Montrose Urban Renewal Authority Updates
Posted on: August 31, 2018

Project Update - January 8, 2018

Construction of the MURA’s Phase I Public Infrastructure Project is underway. During this phase, contractors will construct approximately 1.5 miles of roadways and utilities within the central 40 acres of the site in support of the Colorado Outd...

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Additional Info... Montrose Urban Renewal Authority Updates

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Asphalt Patching 5/3-7

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Asphalt patching in Fox Meadows and Fox Park subdivision has begun this week 5/3. Contractors working for the city will remove and replace failed areas of pavement throughout these subdivisions, in preparation for this year's slurry seal work. Ro...

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Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Sunset Mesa Water Tank Going Vertical

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Montrose, CO — Construction of the Sunset Mesa water tank and pump station is progressing on schedule and within budget with the overall goal of providing safe and reliable drinking water to city water customers living west of the Uncompahgre River. &...

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Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: April 5, 2021

N 9th Sidewalk Extension Project Set to Begin

Montrose, CO - Beginning Monday April 5th, contractors working for the City will begin construction of the N 9th Sidewalk Extension project. The first phase of construction will include modifying the eastern leg of the Grand/N 9th roundabout to include an...

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Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: March 16, 2021

MoveMo 2021 Pavement Maintenance Project out to Bid

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The city’s street maintenance plans for 2021 are rolling forward with $1 million of street maintenance projects in the works for the upcoming season.

A total of 12.7 miles of streets are slated for slurry seal, an area equivalent to 21.5 football...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Sunset Mesa Tank Foundation Poured

A major project milestone in the Sunset Mesa Water Tank Replacement project with both the building and tank foundations poured, crews will now move onto installation of the waterline apparatuses that will eventually connect the two structures to the City&...

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Additional Info... Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: March 15, 2021

River Restoration Construction Complete

Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose is pleased to announce that Phase I of the Uncompahgre River Improvements Project near North 9th Street is complete and open to the public. The project was completed under budget, ahead of schedule, a...

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Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: January 11, 2021

City Unveils Plans For Woodgate Road Realignment Project

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The City of Montrose is poised to begin the realignment of Woodgate Road, one of the largest capital projects of 2021. The design of the project is currently being finalized and the city is looking for public feedback to fine-tune the work. 

As fa...

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Additional Info... Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

River Restoration Taking Shape

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The City of Montrose has begun a river restoration project along 0.65 miles of the Uncompahgre River.  The project will stabilize the riverbanks, restore a more natural stream system, improve aquatic and riparian habitats, and will provide enhanc...

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Additional Info... Moving Montrose Forward News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

River Restoration Construction to Begin

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Montrose, CO – Starting the week of October 26, contractors working for the City of Montrose will begin a river improvement project along 0.65 miles (3,400 feet) of the Uncompahgre River.  The project will include stabilization of river...

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Moving Montrose Forward News