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Posted on: August 16, 2019

REVISED Schedule of Meetings for the Week of August 19, 2019

City of Durango

Monday, August 19

No Public Meetings

      

Tuesday, August 20

4:00 PM    Special City Council Study Session

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Temporary Access to Oxbow Park Opens Aug. 16

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Access to Oxbow Park will be restored on Friday, August 16, 2019. The temporary access is located at the north end of Oxbow Park on Animas View Drive. Do not enter through the construction entrance. Oxbow Park is currently under construction and is an act...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Report Provides Snapshot of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

City of Durango

The City of Durango has released a draft of the Community Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory. The report, developed by the City of Durango in partnership with local scientists and Thriving Earth Exchange, presents a snapshot of emissions that occurred in ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Ride Transit for Free to San Juan Brew Fest

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The City of Durango has partnered with Ride Responsible to sponsor free Durango Transit service for the San Juan Brew Fest on Saturday, August 24. All Durango Transit routes will be free throughout the day, operating on normal schedules from 7 a.m. to 8:3...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Public Invited to Tour the Roosa Avenue Connect Project Site

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The public is invited to learn about and visit the site of the Roosa Avenue Connect Project on Wednesday, August 21 from 5:15 to 6:00 p.m. The project will address safety for all road users, including motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians. The tour will de...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Float to Work Day Returns August 23

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The City of Durango is hosting the second annual Float to Work Day on Friday, August 23 from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. Float to Work Day encourages commuting on the Animas River for all river users -- kayakers, rafters, paddle boarders and other allowable floatin...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Get Involved! Join a Board or Commission

City of Durango

The Durango City Council is seeking volunteers interested in serving on the following City Boards and Commissions to fill these positions:

  • Community Relations Commission
  • Multimodal Advisory Board (Business Representative)
  • Parks and Recreation Advisory Board ...
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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Join the Durango Public Library to Celebrate Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday

Durango Public Library

Children and their families are invited to celebrate Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday on Saturday August 24, 2019. The celebration, from 10:30 to 11:30 am, will include music by the San Juan String Band, activities, birthday cake, and an appearance b...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Recreation Center to Close for Annual Maintenance

Parcs and Recreation

The Durango Community Recreation Center will be closed Sunday, August 18 through Saturday, August 24 for annual repairs and maintenance of the building. Due to the floor refinishing project, the racquetball courts will be closed on Saturday, August 17 at ...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Upcoming Improvements to Lake Nighthorse

Parcs and Recreation

The City of Durango Parks and Recreation Department is making improvements to Lake Nighthorse starting July 22, 2019. This project involves the installation of a shade pavilion, retaining walls, paved walkways, picnic tables and an accessible fishing dock...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Smokey Bear's 75th Birthday Party

Smokey The Bear

Durango Public Library, The U.S. Forest Service, and San Juan String Band present a 75th birthday party for Smokey Bear! Children and their families are invited to join us for music, activities, birthday cake, and an appearance by guest of honor Smokey Be...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Electric Vehicle Charging Surveys

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The City of Durango is considering the installation of charging infrastructure to enable plug-in vehicle charging at the Durango Recreation Center and the Durango Public Library. 

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

2019 Library Advisory Board Report

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The report outlines both the needs of the Durango Public Library as well as an extensive list of successes. If you have any questions, please contact Durango Public Library Director Sandy Irwin at sandy.irwin@durangogov.org.  Enjoy!

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