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Posted on: February 9, 2024 | Last Modified on: January 24, 2023

State of the City Open House Set for February 26

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose will host a State of the City presentation, including an open house, on Monday, February 26, at the Montrose Pavilion. The State of the City event is open to the public as an opportunity for residents of Montr...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday evening, February 20, to review applications for a new liquor license and a commercial kitchen grant and consider a final plat for a new subdivision. 

Mayor Barbara ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Tuesday morning, February 20, to review a contract change for 2024 roadwork and a sidewalk extension contract for Ogden Road. The meeting was rescheduled for Tuesday due to the Presidents&...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday evening, February 6, to consider a grant application for senior housing, a construction contract to extend Tributary Street, and a zoning change to the Sugarpine Subdivision...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024 | Last Modified on: January 24, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, February 5, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, February 5, to review a 2023 development report, a number of grant applications, and a land development code update. ?

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Dave Frank, Doug Glasp...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Public Feedback Crucial For Centennial Plaza Redesign

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose is in the planning stage of redesigning Centennial Plaza, the community gathering space located between Uncompahgre Avenue and South First Street in the heart of downtown. A large component of this design proc...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

New, One-Day Citizens Police Academy Set For March 23

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Montrose, CO — The Montrose Police Department is excited to announce its 2024 Citizens Police Academy set for Saturday, March 23, with a full day of presentations and classes designed to inform and educate those wanting to further their connecti...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday evening, January 16, to appoint a new member to the Youth City Council and vote on a number of ordinances and contract awards. 

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Da...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Tuesday morning, January 16, to meet a handful of new employees, review a contract for a city street extension, and consider a grant application to increase the capabilities of the city&r...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Snow Removal Policies and Reminders

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Montrose, CO – In the aftermath of winter storms, the City of Montrose reminds residents and business owners to help keep themselves and others safe by following the local snow removal policies that were updated in 2023.

Changes to the city's laws for the ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

City Issues 2024 Single-Stream Curbside Recycling Guide

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As the City of Montrose enters the 11th year of its Single Stream Recycling Program, it invites the public to download the 2024 program guide. For residents who have yet to begin participating in the program, the guide emphasizes the simplicity of the pro...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, January 2, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday evening, January 2, to consider several ordinances and contract awards and review an annexation into the City of Montrose. 

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Dave F...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, January 2, 2024

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, January 2, to review a number of proposals, contract wards, and scheduled 2024 expenditures. 

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Dave Frank, Doug Glaspell, David Reed,...

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

City of Montrose Announces 2024 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 2, 2024. The ballot for the 2024 election will include candidates for the District III, District IV, and At Large seats. 

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Posted on: December 7, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, December 5, to officially welcome the city’s new attorney and approve a number of resolutions and ordinances. 

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Dav...

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Posted on: November 27, 2023

Community Survey Data Highlights Residents’ Satisfaction and Priorities

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Montrose, CO — City of Montrose leaders have gained valuable insights into the community’s perception of city services and important community issues, thanks to a comprehensive report detailing the results of the city’s 2023 ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, December 4, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, December 4, to consider a new intergovernmental agreement with the Montrose Recreation District and a number of updates on major city infrastructure projects. 

Mayor Barbara Byn...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, November 14, to proclaim November as Uncompahgre Gives month in the city and review and approve a number of ordinances and resolutions for ongoing city work including ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, November 13, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, November 13, to review an application to close Main Street for an event, an updated city employee benefits plan, the 2023 supplement budget, and a plan for the 2024 municipal ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Monday, November 7, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, November 7, to review a number of city ordinances for annexations, consider municipal code updates, and assign funds for several city projects. 

Mayor Barbara ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, November 6, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, November 6, to interview several candidates for open positions on the city’s Historic Preservation Commission, review proposals for various city projects, and hear a...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, October 17, to approve several updates to the city’s Municipal Code, a water and sewer relocation project to help the reconstruction of the Otter Pond dam, a...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, October 16, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, October 16, to meet several new employees, receive a presentation on the results of the 2023 Community Survey, review a proposed new annexation, and hear about proposed change...

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Posted on: October 4, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday evening, October 3, to schedule hearings for two annexation matters and two grant applications for commercial kitchens.

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Dave Frank, Doug Gl...

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, October 2, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, October 2, to review a new sewer project, consider possible updates to the city’s noise ordinance, and review landscaping improvements to the Uncompahgre Riverway Tr...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, September 19, to recognize Constitution Week in the City of Montrose as well as consider a number of ordinances and review sales tax figures from the month of July.&am...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, September 18, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, September 18, to meet a number of new employees, review a potential new subdivision, review applications for a grant program, and review possible revisions to the city&rsq...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday,  September 5, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, August 15, to approve a number of ordinances including the addition of the Coors building to the city’s historic register and an extended moratorium on adult...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, September 5, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, September 5, to review a highway control plan, get an overview of the 2023 Community Survey, receive an update about a possible moratorium on adult gaming, and review results ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

City Council Launching New Interactive Ways to Connect With the Community

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Montrose, CO — Residents wanting to have an audience with the Montrose City Council or have their comments submitted into the council’s official meeting record will have opportunities to do so as the City of Montrose is preparing new w...

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Posted on: August 16, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday,  August 15, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, August 15, to approve a number of ordinances and contract awards for ongoing city projects as well as officially place the historic United Methodist Church on the city...

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Posted on: August 15, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, August 14, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, August 14, to meet new city employees, review the ongoing 2023 capital projects list, review the results from a stormwater fee study, and review potential changes to the contr...

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Posted on: August 2, 2023

City Adds Methodist Church to Historic Register

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors have voted unanimously to place the historic Montrose Episcopal Church of Montrose building, located at 19 South Park Avenue, on the city’s Register of Historic Places. 

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Posted on: August 2, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday,  August 1, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, August 1, to approve a number of ordinances and contract awards for ongoing city projects as well as officially place the historic United Methodist Church on the city&...

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Posted on: June 21, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, June 20, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening,  June 20, to consider a new liquor license for a new airport bar, and a pair of ordinances and to hear a sales and use tax report for the month of April.

Mayor...

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Posted on: June 20, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, June 19, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, June 19, to hear about an update to Project 7’s plan to improve water service in the Uncompahgre Valley, possible updates to the city’s Municipal Code, and...

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Posted on: June 8, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, June 6, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening,  June 6, to consider a number of ordinances and contract awards for various city projects. 

Mayor Barbara Bynum and councilors Dave Frank, Doug Glaspe...

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Posted on: June 7, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, June 5, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, June 5, to discuss a Unify Montrose campaign, a de-annexation of property from the city limits, the annual 4th of July fireworks display permit, and revisions to public commen...

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening,  May 16, to approve a number of ordinances and contracts for city projects and update portions of the city’s Municipal Code. 

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Posted on: May 16, 2023

New Online Tool Will Help Visitors to the Uncompahgre River Monitor Water Levels

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Montrose, CO — A common question fielded here at the City of Montrose is where someone can go to view the flow rate on the Uncompahgre River through town. The answer is: it’s complicated ... or, at least it was until now. An updated on...

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Posted on: March 23, 2023

BLOG: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, March 21, 2023

City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening,  March 21, to consider a number of ordinances and zoning requests and to award funds to build a new playground at Buckley Park and perform street maintenance work in the city.

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Changes to City Recycling Program to Exclude Certain Plastics

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Montrose, CO — Due to market changes in the recycling industry, the City of Montrose, in partnership with Waste Management, has made changes to the Single-Stream Recycling Program limiting the type of recyclable plastics that are accepted. 

Due to...

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