1. News & Announcements
  1. GreaseFeast

    City will collect used cooking oil at Santa Rita Park Nov. 25

    Is fried turkey on your Thanksgiving menu? The city will have a collection site for used cooking oil 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25 at the Santa Rita Administration Building at the north end of Santa Rita Park, 105 South Camino Del Rio. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of November 28, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of November 28, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  3. Downtown

    City begins engineering design for Downtown’s Next Step on Main Avenue

    The city of Durango has begun the design process for the Downtown’s Next Step (Pedestrian Improvement) Design Project. Read on...
  4. Thanksgiving Hours

    City of Durango Thanksgiving Holiday schedule

    The following is the city’s schedule for Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25: Read on...
  5. Kiosk

    City of Durango introduces a self-help kiosk at city hall

    City of Durango residents headed to city hall can now expedite their experience by using the city’s new interactive touch-screen kiosk. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of November 21, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of November 21, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  7. Incubator_CreativeDistrict

    Durango Creative Districts to present exhibition as part of its Incubator for Emerging Artists

    The Durango Creative District’s Incubator for Emerging Artists will be presenting “natura fabricata: woodwork and fine art by Ted Moore” at stillwater music 1316 Main Avenue, suite c, starting on Nov. 18 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of November 14, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of November 14, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of November 7, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of November 7, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  10. CERC-Open-House_update

    Open house Nov. 10 for proposed fire, police station

    An open house on the feasibility of building a combined fire and police station will be held 5:30-7 p.m. on Nov. 10 at the Powerhouse Science Center, 1333 Camino del Rio. Read on ...
  11. 2022 Pumpkin Leaf DropOff

    Feed Pigs Not Bears: Free Pumpkin & Leaf Drop-off November 4-6

    The annual pumpkin and leaf drop-off takes place this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the La Plata Çounty Fairgrounds in Durango and Eagle Park in Bayfield. Read on...
  12. Engage

    City launches citizen engagement webpage

    The city of Durango has launched "Engage Durango," a webpage that provides details on current topics of high interest to the public, including a potential new fire district-police department facility. Read on...
  13. Free Energy Assessments

    Free Energy Assessments Available to Area Residents

    Fall is here, and the temperatures are dropping, and that means it’s a great time to think about home energy efficiency. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of October 24, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of October 24, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings Read on...
  15. RCHwebsite

    Website launched to update public on River City Hall project

    The City of Durango, the Durango Fire Protection District, and the Durango Police Department have launched a new website to provide the public with up-to-date information regarding the ongoing River City Hall Project. Read on...
  16. City Announcement

    City appoints Tony Maestas as interim city attorney

    Durango City Council on Thursday, Oct. 20, appointed Tony Maestas as interim city attorney and directed staff to work with an executive search firm to fill the position permanently. Read on...
  17. 9nth street

    Ninth Street Waterline Replacement and daytime closures

    The City of Durango and its contractor will be replacing and upsizing a waterline on 9th street in Durango. The waterline replacement will take place from August 1st, 2022 and be completed by mid-November 2022. Read on...
  18. City Update

    Durango city attorney resigns

    Durango City Attorney Dirk Nelson has resigned from his position effective immediately. Read on...
  19. Prescribed burn graphic

    Animas City Mountain prescribed burn and trail closures postponed

    The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) prescription burn at Animas City Mountain and associated closure of trails, trailheads, parking lots and open space surrounding the mountain has been postponed until further notice. Read on...
  20. Sarah

    Transit Director Sarah Hill recognized as Transit Champion of the Year

    The Colorado Association of Transit Agencies announced the recipients of its 2022 Annual Awards. CASTA is the statewide trade association representing approximately 60 transit systems throughout the state. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of October 17, 2022

    Update: To include City Council Special Meeting on Oct. 20, at 4:15 p.m. The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of October 17, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  22. ParkingMtg

    Parking division to host third public meeting in crafting a new parking master plan

    The City of Durango’s Parking Division, along with its consultant Walker Consultants, invite the public to an open house at Zia Taqueria, 2977 North Main Ave. on Oct. 20, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. to discuss potential parking strategies and solutions. Read on...
  23. HVAC closure 10-17

    Library to close October 17

    The Durango Public Library will be closed on Oct. 17 for the installation of its new Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning system. Read on...
  24. Schedule of Meetings NR Image

    Schedule of meetings for the week of October 10, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of October 10, 2022, is listed below. Read on...
  25. Durango Transit gets 1

    Durango Transit uses grants to upgrade fleet

    Durango Transit welcomed a new Main Avenue trolley into service this week, thanks to a competitive grant awarded by the Federal Transportation Administration and the Colorado Department of Transportation. Read on...
  26. Aquatics center closed heading

    Recreation Center’s aquatics area to close October 9 to November 1

    The Durango Community Recreation Center aquatics area will be closed Oct. 9 through Nov. 1 to perform various repairs and equipment upgrades. Read on...
  27. Animas River Trail

    City opens newly paved section of Animas River Trail behind Durango High School

    The repaving of the Animas River Trial behind Durango High School from Rank Park to Demon Bridge has been completed. Read on...
  28. audit

    Auditors give highest rank to Durango’s 2021 financial report

    The City of Durango received the best possible marks on its Annual Comprehensive Financial Report according an Independent Auditor’s Report issued by the city’s Auditing partner Eide Bailly. Read on...
  29. Financial Report copy

    City’s annual finances audited and released for public review

    The annual audit of the city’s financial statements has been completed by an external agency and is now available for public review. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of September 12, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of September 12, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  31. Durangos new Assistant City Manager

    Councilors confirm Erin Hyder as assistant city manager

    The city of Durango is pleased to announce that Erin Hyder has been confirmed as the city’s new assistant city manager. Read on...
  32. Art bridge opening

    32nd Street pedestrian bridge officially opens Wednesday

    The city of Durango is hosting a grand-opening event at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31 at the corner of 32nd Street and East Third Avenue to celebrate the completion of the 32nd Street bridge. Read on...
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