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  1. South 9th Street and Park Avenue ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | City of Montrose

    Contractors working for the City of Montrose will close South 9th Street along the eastern side of Park Avenue beginning August 22 to perform drainage and sidewalk improvements alongside Park Avenue at the intersection. Access to all residences will be maintained and Park Avenue will remain open throughout construction.

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  2. Rob Joseph Elected to the Destination Marketing Association International Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | City of Montrose

    Rob Joseph, assistant city manager and director of the Office of Business and Tourism , was elected to the Destination Marketing Association International Board of Directors earlier this month at the 2016 Annual DMAI Convention in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Over 1,500 tourism marketing professionals from all over the world attended the conference.

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  3. Second Annual FUNC Fest This Saturday! Event Details for Locals and CompetitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | City of Montrose

    Water sports enthusiasts, competitors, and the fun-loving Montrose community are invited to enjoy the Second Annual FUNC Fest at the Montrose Water Sports Park in Riverbottom Park on Saturday, July 30. The event, hosted by the City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism , will feature a full lineup of river and land events from 10 am to 5 pm. For river competitors, cash prizes are at stake.

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  4. Montrose Readies for Second Annual FUNC FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | City of Montrose

    Water sports enthusiasts, competitors, and the fun-loving Montrose community are invited to enjoy the Second Annual FUNC Fest at the Montrose Water Sports Park in Riverbottom Park on Saturday, July 30. The event, hosted by the City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism , will feature a full lineup of river and land events from 10 am to 5 pm. "Last year, the FUNC Fest drew local, regional, national, and international competitors," said Assistant City Manager and OBT Director Rob Joseph.

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  5. Contributors Sought for Official Montrose Visitor GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | City of Montrose

    The Montrose Office of Business and Tourism 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, and internationally. The guide is a key element in fulfilling the OBT's role as a community marketing organization that promotes Montrose both as a travel destination and as a prime location for families and business-owners seeking to relocate.

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  6. Independence Day Parade Award Recipients AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | City of Montrose

    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 events honor the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service.

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  7. Montrose City Manager to Lead Colorado Municipal League Executive BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | City of Montrose

    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 Executive Board for 2016-2017. The appointment, which occurred at CML's 94th annual conference held June 21-24, follows on the heels of his appointment as president of the Colorado City & County Management Association earlier this year.

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  8. City Reminder on Independence Day Trash Collection Service and City Office ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | 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. Trash collection regularly scheduled to occur Monday, July 4 will be picked up Tuesday, July 5 for all residences south of San Juan Avenue and Highway 50. Trash collection for residences north of San Juan Avenue and Highway 50 will occur Wednesday, July 6. Alternative trash collection days apply only to customers whose normal collection day falls on Independence Day.

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  9. Sunnyside Road and Hillcrest Drive Construction Project Traffic Advisory UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | City of Montrose

    Contractors working for the City of Montrose have closed the intersection of Sunnyside and Hillcrest for construction of a roundabout project. The City would like to remind motorists to please utilize the established detour routes where possible and obey all traffic signage.

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  10. National Guard Concludes Improvements to Buckhorn RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | City of Montrose

    The National Guard completed roadwork on Buckhorn Road in advance of the original deadline of June 18. The project's primary intent was to correct and repair long-term drainage issues. Factors such as the park's location, the road grade, and the switchbacks that must be traversed to access the park, contribute to the unique experience that makes Buckhorn Lakes attractive to local residents and visitors alike.

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  11. Seeks Candidates to Fill Board and Commission VacanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose is accepting applications from citizens interested in serving on the City of Montrose Planning Commission and the Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors. The Planning Commission evaluates matters related to planning and community development.

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  12. Community Invited to June 23 Performance by the 101st Army Band of the Colorado National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose invites you to join us on June 23 at Centennial Plaza in Downtown Montrose at 6 p.m. for a free performance by the 101st Army Band of the Colorado National Guard. The band will perform two, 45-minute sets consisting first, of country and second, of rock.

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  13. Woodgate Road Construction Completed, $50,000 Under Budget and Three Weeks EarlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose is pleased to announce that construction of the Woodgate Road Widening project is complete and the roadway is open to the public. The completed roadway includes new detached sidewalks, pavement, bike lanes, landscaping, below-ground powerlines, sanitary sewer lines, and storm drain lines.

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  14. Community Challenged to Ride Through the Summer by Joining National Bike ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | City of Montrose

    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 and levels with the end goal of getting more people on their bikes.

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  15. June 2 Public Open House Offers Residents Opportunity to Contribute to Future Economic DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | City of Montrose

    The City of Montrose and experts from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency invite the public to attend an open house to present the recommendations from the Cool and Connected planning process. The open house is scheduled June 2, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers .

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  16. Safe Routes to Schools Project on South 12th Street Set to BeginRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | City of Montrose

    Contractors working for the City of Montrose are scheduled to begin construction of the "Columbine/Pomona Safe Routes to Schools Project" on May 26. The project, funded mostly by Safe Routes to Schools grant dollars, will align the vehicle access to Columbine Middle School with Park Avenue, creating a four-way intersection. Bulbouts are incorporated in the design in order to create a safer pedestrian environment for students by reducing crosswalk distances, creating crosswalks in all four directions, and eliminating the skewed crosswalk geometry.

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  17. Montrose County Lands State's Third Rural Jump-Start DesignationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | City of Montrose

    Montrose, CO-On May 19, Montrose County was named the third and final Rural Jump-Start community for 2016 after a five month application process, by the Colorado Economic Development Commission at the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade . The designation is the result of a joint effort among local economic development partners, collectively known as the Montrose Business Partnership.

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  18. Montrose is Start and Finish for 2016 Bicycle Tour of ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | City of Montrose

    June 19-25, more than 600 cyclists from all over the world will participate in the 22nd Annual Bicycle Tour of Colorado , one of Colorado's ultimate cycling adventures. Riders will be cycling 359 miles through the beautiful Colorado Rockies.

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  19. View the 2016 Consumer Confidence Report for Montrose WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | City of Montrose

    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.

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  20. Pomona Elementary Art Tour with Public Art eXperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | City of Montrose

    Public Art eXperience announced its annual tour for third grade students of Pomona Elementary School will occur on Friday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The tour will begin in Centennial Plaza. Each year, PAX committee members guide students on a tour of the downtown outdoor sculptures.

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