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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Public Safety Complex Grand Opening Set For September 27

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Montrose, CO — Residents of Montrose and the surrounding region are invited to attend the grand opening of the Montrose Public Safety Complex, MPSC, located in downtown Montrose on the city’s civic campus at 434 South First Street. &am...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

City Now Accepting Applications for Historic Preservation Commission

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Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose is accepting applications for a vacant seat on the Historic Preservation Commission.  The appointee will serve a three-year term expiring on October 16, 2025. Applications are due by 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Septembe...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

Montrose Public Safety Complex Grand Opening

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It is with great excitement that the Montrose Police Department looks forward to welcoming the community to the Grand Opening of the Montrose Public Safety Complex. This event marks the culmination of several years of research, planning, and construction ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

BLog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, September 6, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, September 6, to consider a number of local ordinances, an agreement with the Montrose Veterans Memorial Coalition, and a contract for work inside the City Council Cham...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, September 6, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Tuesday morning, September 6, to hear about construction plans for a new traffic signal at the intersection of Chipeta Road and U.S. Hwy 550, the results of a traffic study of West Main Stree...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Montrose Police Department Welcomes Three New Officers

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Montrose, CO — The Montrose Police Department welcomed three new police officers to its ranks Tuesday evening, filling a trio of vacant positions in the department. Officers Dante Bertorello, Nathan Irick, and Syla Rexhepi were officially sworn ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

West South 4th Street Waterline Work To Begin Wednesday

Montrose, CO — On Wednesday, September 7, crews with the City of Montrose’s Utility Department will begin replacing a water main on West South 4th Street near the intersection with Grand Avenue.  

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City News
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Park Irrigation System Work To Begin This Week

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Montrose, CO — This week, contractors working for the City of Montrose will begin replacing irrigation systems in Buckley and Lions parks located off North Nevada Avenue near downtown. The project will be completed by early December. 

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City News
Posted on: August 17, 2022

Downtown Hotel Planned for Historic KP Building

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Montrose, CO — The former Knights of Pythias building, one of Montrose’s oldest downtown buildings, will once again come alive to shelter visitors from around the world as work to transform the building into a boutique hotel is set to ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, August 16, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, August 16, to approve a number of development projects, a pair of liquor licenses, and review recent sales and use tax reports. 

Councilors Barbara Bynum, Dave...

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Posted on: August 16, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, August 15, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, August 15, to meet a handful of new employees, review a potential partnership with the Montrose Veterans Memorial Coalition, and discuss a pair of contracts for local projects...

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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, August 2, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, August 2, to approve a number of ordinances and resolutions and consider contacts to conduct a housing needs assessment and a water resources master plan. 

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, August 1, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, August 1, to hear a proposal about a housing needs assessment, a review of a number of upcoming events that need alcohol permits, and an update about the Public Safety Complex...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, July 5, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, July 5, to welcome the city’s new attorney, appoint a new member to the Planning Commission, and vote on a couple of city infrastructure projects. 

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Tuesday, July 5, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Tuesday morning July 5, to interview one potential new member of the city’s Planning Commission and hear updates on upcoming city projects. 

Councilors Barbara Bynum, Dave F...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Monday, June 20, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Monday evening, June 20, to consider a fireworks permit for the 4th of July, a number of city ordinances, and a sales and excise tax update for the month of April. 

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, June 20, 2022

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, June 20, to meet a handful of new employees, interview three potential members to the city’s Planning Commission, and receive updates on city projects. 

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, June 7

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, June 7, to consider a number of ordinances and contracts for city projects. The council also reviewed an application for a liquor license transfer. 

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, May 17

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, May 17, to hear a yearly report from the city’s Youth Council, consider a number of ordinances, and hear a budget report for the first quarter of 2022.&n...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, May 16

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, May 16, to meet a handful of new employees, hear a proposal to simplify the Municipal Code, and hear a number of proposed contract awards for city projects. 

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, May 3

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, May 3, to appoint a new member to the Planning Commission, approve a new hotel and restaurant liquor license for a local restaurant, and consider a number of resolutio...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION: Monday, May 2

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Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for a work session Monday morning, May 2, to discuss street maintenance work for 2022, a sales tax exemption on plastic bag fees, and a proposed new Planning Commission public notice sign. 

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City News
Posted on: April 27, 2022

City of Montrose Earns Awards For Downtown/Block 64 Revitalization Project

Montrose, CO — The City of Montrose was recently recognized for its collaborations with downtown business owners in the revitalization of Block 64 in the heart of Montrose.  

The city's Development and Revitalization Team (DART)...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

City of Montrose Intends to Purchase Former Main Street Bank Building

Montrose, CO — With a goal to better accommodate community needs and increase government accessibility and efficiency, the City of Montrose has decided to purchase the former Wells Fargo Bank building located at 400 East Main Street and move Cit...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

Blog: CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING: Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Montrose, CO — City Councilors met for their regular meeting Tuesday evening, April 19, to welcome a new member to the council, select the city’s new mayor for the 2022 term, and consider a number of ordinances and contracts for city w...

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City News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

City Continues Its Legacy As A Tree City

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Montrose, CO — As the City of Montrose prepares for its annual Arbor Day celebration scheduled for April 29, city leaders are thrilled to announce that the Arbor Day Foundation has named the City of Montrose a 2021 Tree City USA for the city&...

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