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  1. City Reminder on Holiday Trash Collection ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | City of Montrose

    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 be delayed until the customer's next scheduled collection day.

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  2. City Transitions to New Online Purchasing SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | City of Montrose

    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 Montrose, as well as over 110 other local agencies throughout Colorado.

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  3. City to Host Storm Water Management Training SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose will be hosting an hour-long training session to discuss storm water management within the city. To accommodate various schedules, two training sessions are scheduled: Wednesday, December 17, at 10am and 5pm.

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  4. 2014 Parade of Lights Winners AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | City of Montrose

    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 "Best of the 2014 Parade of Lights" were judged on originality, quality, use of theme, and overall appeal.

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  5. 2014 Parade of Lights Slated for Saturday, December 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose hosts the annual Parade of Lights event this Saturday, December 6, at 5 p.m. on East Main Street, starting at South Stough Avenue and ending at South Rio Grande Avenue. In preparation for the festivities, no parking will be allowed on E. Main Street after 3 p.m., and streets will be closed at 4:30 p.m. The parade starts at 5 p.m. The Montrose Police Department reminds all participants and spectators to be safety conscious during the event, which draws thousands downtown during the dark evening hours.

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  6. Montrose Bucks Holiday Promotion Sells Out in Record TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | City of Montrose

    Due to unparalleled response, the City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism has sold out of $50K for the annual Montrose Bucks Holiday Promotion. "There was an unprecedented demand for promotional Bucks this year, and we're happy that more and more residents are taking part in the program," stated OBT Director Rob Joseph.

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  7. East Oak Grove Construction Scheduled To Begin December 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | City of Montrose

    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 and will include a complete reconstruction of East Oak Grove Road between Walgreens and Bear Lake Drive.

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  8. Montrose Deputy City Clerk Earns CertificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | City of Montrose

    Montrose Deputy City Clerk Carolyn Bellavance has earned the designation of certified municipal clerk from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks. Bellavance was appointed deputy city clerk in 2012 and graduated from the Colorado Municipal Clerks' Association Institute for Municipal Clerks in July of 2014.

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  9. Turner Addressed Next-Generation Broadband Benefits at Chattanooga Field HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | City of Montrose

    City of Montrose Director of Innovation and Citizen Engagement Virgil Turner was featured on November 18 at a dynamic field hearing on "Envisioning the Gigabit Future," alongside mayors and elected officials, business leaders, and local community members delivering substantive testimony on the importance of local leadership and self-determination to advance high speed Internet investment. The hearing was hosted by the Southeast Tennessee Development District and Next Century Cities, a bipartisan, city-to-city initiative dedicated to ensuring the availability of next-generation broadband Internet for all communities.

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  10. City Reminder on Holiday Trash Collection ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | City of Montrose

    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 be delayed until the customer's next scheduled collection day.

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  11. Montrose Holiday Happenings: Santa's CabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | City of Montrose

    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 "Winter Wonderland," roast marshmallows by the fire pit, and keep toasty warm by the outdoor heaters! Saturdays 11am-2pm and Sundays 1:30-4:30pm.

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  12. Montrose Holiday Happenings: Parade of LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism is proud to present the annual Parade of Lights on historic Main Street in downtown Montrose on Saturday, December 6th at 5 pm. This year's theme: Christmas Stories: Portray a holiday story you're your favorite movie, book, or song! This festive event brings holiday cheer to the entire community.

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  13. Montrose Holiday Happenings: Tree LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | City of Montrose

    It is time for the Annual Tree Lighting Celebration in downtown Montrose, Colorado! Join us on Friday, November 28th at 5:30pm and be dazzled as the festive tree lights up in front of the historic Montrose County Courthouse, 320 South 1st Street. Enjoy a reading of T'was the Night before Christmas, sing carols, sip on complimentary hot cocoa or cider, and keep toasty warm during the celebration thanks to the outdoor heaters! We'll welcome Santa and Mrs. Claus to town and take a short walk with them as they open their cabin for the season in the Uncompahgre Event Plaza! Brought to you by the City of Montrose and the Office of Business and Tourism.

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  14. Office of Business and Tourism Announces Holiday Montrose Bucks OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism wants to help you celebrate the holidays with some extra cash. Pick up an extra $40 when you buy $200 in Montrose Bucks between Monday, November 24 and Saturday, December 20. Montrose Bucks can be described as "Montrose currency," because they can only be redeemed by Montrose merchants.

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  15. City and County to Celebrate GIS DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose and Montrose County GIS Departments will co-host a lunch-and-learn workshop and open house on Nov. 19, 2014, in recognition of GIS Day. GIS, or Geographic Information System, is a combination of computer software, hardware, data, and personnel to help manipulate, analyze, and present information that is tied to a spatial location.

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  16. First Lady of Papua New Guinea to Visit MontroseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | City of Montrose

    The First Lady of Papua New Guinea is coming to Montrose on November 3-4 to visit the Papua New Guinea Tribal Foundation and experience the beauty of southwest Colorado. After her visit to Montrose she will fly to Denver to be the featured speaker at Project CURE's First Ladies Luncheon, and to visit some of Tribal Foundation's key Colorado based partners such at Children's Hospital of Colorado.

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  17. Volunteers Celebrate Year Anniversary with the OBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | City of Montrose

    In September of 2013, the City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism invited the public to tour the new visitor center and announced the development of the "Champion Volunteer Program." The center was in the early stages of becoming a highly recognized, state-of-the-art interactive facility, and the volunteer program was designed to acknowledge and reward community members who assist the OBT in offering exceptional guest services to the growing number of out-of-town visitors and special events.

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  18. 2015 Special Event Funding Application Due Date ApproachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | City of Montrose

    The application deadline for event funding from the City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism is fast approaching. The OBT rolled out their 2015 special event funding programs and process at their September 24th Special Event Summit.

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  19. Construction Begins on Montrose Water Sports ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | City of Montrose

    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 construct this project which will include the construction of six wave stimulator structures within the river, stabilization of unstable river banks, construction of terraced spectator areas, and construction of more than one-half mile of ADA-accessible recreation trails.

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  20. Montrose Joins Next-Generation Broadband Communities to Launch Next Century CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | City of Montrose

    Mayor Bob Nicholson announced the City of Montrose as a leading member of national initiative to advance fast, affordable, reliable Internet This morning, City of Montrose Mayor Bob Nicholson, City Manager Bill Bell, and Director of Innovation and Citizen Engagement Virgil Turner participated as the city was featured in the launch of Next Century Cities, a bipartisan, city-to-city initiative dedicated to ensuring the availability of next-generation broadband Internet for all communities. "Ensuring our citizens have access to robust broadband service is as much a quality-of-life issue as providing clean drinking water, safe neighborhoods, and affordable housing," said Mayor Bob Nicholson.

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