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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Schedule of Meetings for the Week of January 27, 2020

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Monday, January 27

6:00 PM     Planning Commission

                    City Hall, Smith Chambers 

   

Tuesday, January 28

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Location Station, ID Bracelets will Help Keep Children Safe at Snowdown Parade

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Every year, one or two children or at-risk persons get lost in the crowd of onlookers at the Snowdown Parade. Finding missing children and reuniting them with their parents as soon as possible is a high priority for the Durango Police Department. This yea...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Winter Bike to Work Day is Feb. 7!

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Celebrate sustainable transportation in our community! Ride, walk, carpool or take Durango Transit to work on Friday, February 7. On your way, join the City of Durango from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. at 1027 Main Avenue in front of Studio &. Enjoy free breakfa...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

E-bikes Meeting Rescheduled for March 4

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The previously scheduled Joint Advisory Board Meeting on electric bicycles (E-bikes) has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 4 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Avenue.

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

DRO Finishes 2019 With Record-breaking Passenger Traffic

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Nearly 400,000 passengers traveled through the Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) last year, making 2019 the airport’s busiest year on record. Passenger traffic increased a healthy 3.1 percent from the previous year, finishing at a total of 3...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Durango Police Department Announces Online Reporting System

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The Durango Police Department has deployed a Community Incident Reporting Solution enabling community members to file police reports online. The system provides a fast and efficient way for residents to report a variety of low priority incidents ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

We Want to Hear from You! Take the Community Satisfaction Survey

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The City wants citizens’ feedback on important issues influencing quality of life and future livability in Durango. A Community Satisfaction Survey is available at DurangoGov.org/VirtualCityHall. Survey responses will help guide decisions on how...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Durango Transit offers free service for Snowdown Parade

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Get a free ride to A Rockin’ Snowdown Parade on Friday, January 31! The City of Durango has partnered with Snowdown, the Durango Business Improvement District and Ride Responsible to offer free, convenient downtown access via Durango Transit. Th...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Save Our Municipal Sewer System from Fats, Oils, and Grease!

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The City of Durango Utilities Department invites restaurant owners, managers, and staff to attend one of the upcoming educational seminars pertaining to the City’s Fats, Oils, and Grease (F.O.G.) Program. The seminars will be held once each day ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Kindergarten Readiness Workshops start Jan. 15 at the Library

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The Durango Public Library and the Early Childhood Council of La Plata County will host a series of free monthly drop-in workshops for parents and their preschool-age children starting January 15. The Play & Learn Workshops will focus on key areas of ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Library Café Remodel to start Jan. 6

Durango Public Library

Construction to remodel the Common Grounds Café at the Durango Public Library will begin Monday, January 6. Remodel work will last three to four weeks. The Café will be closed during this time. The north entrance to the Library will ...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Recycle Christmas Trees at Santa Rita Park Dec. 19 – Jan. 31

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The City is offering free Christmas tree recycling December 19 through January 31 at Santa Rita Park. Please note that there is no curbside pick-up of Christmas trees. Residents may drop-off natural trees free of ornaments and tinsel at the drop-off site ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

Library and Southwest Center for Independence Offer New Program

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The Durango Public Library and the Southwest Center for Independence are partnering to offer a new program, Living Your Best Life with Disabilities. Program sessions will be offered at the Library Thursday afternoons from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Decem...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Snowdown 2020: Rockin' Guitar Pics for Teens

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We’re celebrating a rockin’ Snowdown! On January 29th from 4-5pm, teens (Middle & High Schoolers) are invited to come and design customized guitar picks! Use them to strum your favorite tunes or create a wearable piece with our jew...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Snowdown 2020: Rockin' Crafts & Accessories for the Family

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We’re celebrating a rockin’ Snowdown! On January 31st from 3:30pm-5:00pm, all ages are invited to make music themed crafts and rockin’ accessories for the whole family. Make sure your look is ready to rock before the parade!

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Snowdown Preschool Dance Party

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We’re celebrating a rockin’ Snowdown! On February 1st, from 10:30am-12pm, little ones and their families are invited to come boogie to their favorite tunes all morning long at the library! Come dressed as your inner rock star!

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Posted on: January 4, 2020

Common Grounds Cafe Closure

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The north entrance to the Library will also be closed. Please use the front entrance for ADA access.

The Common Grounds Café remodel is funded by donations from the Library Advisory Board Building Fund, the Friends of the Durango Public Library,...

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Posted on: December 21, 2019

Kindergarten Readiness Play & Learn Workshops

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Beginning on January 15, the Early Childhood Council of La Plata County and the Durango Public Library present a series of free drop-in workshops for parents/caregivers and their preschool age children (3-5). The six Play & Learn Workshops will focus ...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Teen Time

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Weekly activities for Tweens and Teens in Middle and High School.

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Branch Libraries

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Voters have approved the new Southwest La Plata Library District, which encompasses both the Fort Lewis Mesa and the Sunnyside Branch Library service areas.  As of January 1 2020, all services at those libraries will be the responsibility of the ...

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