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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Geyser Technologies Relocates Headquarters, Manufacturing to Montrose, Colorado

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Montrose, CO — Geyser Technologies announced its relocation to Montrose, Colorado, from Austin, Texas immediately following approval of an agreement signifying its partnership with the City of Montrose. 

Geyser Technologies designs and m...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

General Municipal Election Ballot Language Finalized

Montrose, CO — A long list of candidates for City Council has met the requirements to appear on the ballot for the upcoming 2020 General Municipal Election, according to City Clerk Lisa DelPiccolo. 

The election, scheduled for T...

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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 yea...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Residents of Tortilla Flats Voice Concerns to Councilors

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Montrose, CO — Residents of the Tortilla Flats neighborhood who participated in a months-long photography project to document daily life in their community voiced concerns to City Councilors this week with a goal of improving public safety and a...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Bridge Replacement Project to Begin February 10

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Montrose, CO — Starting on Monday February 10, contractors working for the City of Montrose will begin replacing the existing bridge deck over Cedar Creek on 6530 Road, just north of the San Juan bypass. 

Construction will include replac...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

City Cuts Contamination Rate In Recycling Program

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Montrose, CO — A recent audit of the City of Montrose’s recycling program highlighted a significant reduction in the level of contamination in materials collected under the city’s curbside recycling program. This reduction sa...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Council Work Sessions To Be Broadcast Live, Archived Online

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Montrose, CO — In an effort to be more transparent and to inform residents about issues the City Council considers, the City of Montrose will begin broadcasting and archiving the council’s work sessions moving forward. 

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

City Updates Code Related to Modular Construction

Montrose, CO — City Councilors voted unanimously to modernize the city’s official code as it relates to modular and manufactured housing. Ordinance 2493, passed Tuesday, updates the definition of manufactured housing and allows for gre...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

New Connect Initiative Recreation Trail and Underpasses Open To The Public

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose is pleased to announce that mainline portions of the new Connect Initiative Recreation Trail are complete, and both reaches of the trail are open to the public. 

Once warmer weather allows in ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

U.S. Attorney, DEA, Montrose County Sheriff, Montrose Police Announce Major Drug Enforcement Action

*** Per U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Colorado News Release ***

Montrose, CO — Following a year-long investigation, thirteen Montrose residents were indicted by a federal grand jury in Denver and charged with the drug distribution...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

City Forms Quick Response Team Following Factory’s Notice to Close

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Montrose, CO — In response to the announcement regarding Russell Stover’s intent to close their Montrose factory in 2021, the City of Montrose created a Quick Response Team to address the impact on the Montrose community. 

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

New Flashing Crosswalk Completed at Uncompahgre Avenue and Main Street

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Montrose, CO — Contractors working for the City of Montrose recently completed crosswalk improvements at the intersection of Uncompahgre Avenue and Main Street in historic downtown Montrose. 

The crosswalk project included the installatio...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Please Make Sure to Have Trash and Recycling Cans Out For Pickup

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose Public Works department is reminding its trash and recycling customers to please make sure to have trash and recycling collection cans out and ready for pickup by 6 a.m. on their scheduled collection days. 

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Posted on: January 1, 2020

Waterline Improvements Along Miami Road to Begin January 6

Beginning Monday, January 6, 2020, the City of Montrose will close Miami Road between US Highway 50 and 6800 Road to install a new 24-inch waterline. The closure is expected to continue into April 2020.  

The city will establish a detour route and...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Montrose, Colorado Recognized as a Leading Opportunity Zone Community

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Montrose, CO — With the goal of growing more innovative economic development and creating new business markets, the City of Montrose continues to be at the forefront of implementing Opportunity Zone policy on the Western Slope. The city was reco...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

City of Montrose Announces 2020 Municipal Election

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose will hold a municipal election for three city council seats on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Council seats in District III, District IV, and the At-Large position will be on the ballot. 

Candidates elected t...

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Bell Appointed to ICMA's Governmental Affairs & Policy Committee

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose has earned representation on the International City/County Management Association's Governmental Affairs & Policy Committee with City Manager Bill Bell's appointment to the committee last month. 

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

GOCO Connect Trail Project On Track To Open in 2019, Grand Opening Set for Spring 2020

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Montrose, CO — Contractors working for the City of Montrose are on track to complete the construction of the GOCO Connect Initiative recreation trail by the end of 2019. Once completed, the trail will be open to the public and a grand opening ce...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

City To Begin Reconstruction of Riverbottom Drive

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Montrose, CO — Contractors working for the City of Montrose will start the reconstruction of Riverbottom Drive on Monday, August 26. This project will include a waterline extension, piping of the existing stormwater and irrigation ditch, widening of the r...

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Posted on: June 22, 2019

Bynum Elected To Colorado Municipal League Executive Board

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Montrose, CO — City of Montrose Mayor Pro-Tem, Barbara Bynum was elected to the Colorado Municipal League (CML) Executive Board Thursday, June 20, at the organization’s annual conference in Breckenridge. Bynum joins 20 other Colorado e...

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