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Posted on: July 4, 2020

Schedule of Meetings for the Week of July 6, 2020

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Monday, July 6

4:30 PM      Strategy & Long Term Finance Advisory Board

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Schedule of Meetings for the Week of June 29, 2020

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Monday, June 29

6:00 PM     Planning Commission

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Join an Edible Plant Excursion!

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Come learn about plants in the local environment that are either edible, medicinal or both. Edible Plant Excursions Alpine Hikes will be offered 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturdays: June 27, July 11, July 18, July 25, August 8 and August 15. The cost for is ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Chapman Hill Opens for Roller Disco Nights and Birthday Parties

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Chapman Hill Rink will open for roller skating and inline skating Friday, June 26 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. with Roller Disco Night, featuring greatest hits from the disco era. The Saturday Night Light Show starts Saturday, June 27 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. wit...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Fireworks Canceled Plus the City of Durango Schedule for 4th of July Holiday

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Due to current drought conditions and the active fires in the area, the City of Durango has canceled the Fourth of July Fireworks display to protect the safety and wellbeing of the community. Please contact Durango Parks and Recreation Department at (970)...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Parking at Rotary Park Closed Starting June 25

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The parking area at Rotary Park, located at East 15th Street and East Second Avenue, will be closed beginning Thursday, June 25 for the installation of a new public restroom at the park. This work will include new asphalt paving in the parking area and im...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Durango Community Recreation Center Reopens Monday, June 29

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The Durango Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce the reopening of the Durango Community Recreation Center on Monday, June 29, 2020. The health and safety of community members is the top priority, and the City appreciates their patience a...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

eMTB Trail Period at Twin Buttes Starts June 29

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The City of Durango is hosting a one-year trial for Class I pedal-assist electric mountain bikes (eMTBs) at Twin Buttes. The trial period is June 29, 2020 to June 29, 2021 with winter seasonal trail closures in effect. eMTBs are not permitted on any other...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Gametime and Outdoor Recreation Programs Start Soon

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Durango Parks and Recreation Department’s school-age childcare program, Gametime, begins Monday, June 15 at Chapman Hill Pavilion. The program for ages 5 to 13, is available Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The cost is $27 per...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Main Avenue to be Reconfigured for Safety and Expanded Outdoor Commerce

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Pavement marking lines on Main Avenue will be repainted beginning the evening of Tuesday, June 9th through Thursday, June 11th. The new layout of Main Avenue will include one lane for traffic in each direction along with a center turn lane. Parallel parki...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

City of Durango Issues Face Covering Order

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Interim City Manager Amber Blake, pursuant to the emergency declaration related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis, has issued order #2020-08 requiring all persons to wear a Face Covering when entering, waiting in line to enter and while in the f...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

City of Durango Issues Smoking and Fire Restrictions Due to Extreme Fire Risk

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Interim City Manager Amber Blake, pursuant to the emergency declaration related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis, has issued fire and smoking restrictions within City limits. Effective immediately:

  • All fires of any kind or the burning of any mat...
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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Fourth of July Events Canceled Except for Fireworks Display

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Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing social distancing guidelines, the City of Durango will be canceling the following Fourth of July events in order to protect the safety and wellbeing of the community:

  • All American Gourmet Breakfas...
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Posted on: June 24, 2020

The Library will be closed on Friday July 3rd and Saturday July 4th for the holiday.

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The Library will be closed on Friday July 3rd and Saturday July 4th for the holiday. Curbside service will only be available Tuesday June 30 – Thursday July 2, 10am-4pm. Be sure to pick up your items before the long weekend begins!

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Posted on: June 27, 2020

Remote Resources For Adults

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Click here to see a comprehensive list of resources relating to education, arts & entertainment, health & safety, and Covid-19. For more information, please contact us at reference@durangogov.org.

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Summer Reading Program 2020

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We are excited to offer a scaled back summer reading program this year.  Just like in the past, every age group will have an opportunity to log their reading through our online portal.  Kids and teens will receive prizes upon completing ...

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