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Posted on: May 27, 2016

BMX is Heating Up This Summer

BMX races are held Friday nights beginning June 3 and going through October 14. Registration and practice is 5-6pm with the race following. Cost is $10 per person. Friday May 27 is the first Annual ‘IRON BMX’ in conjunction with the Iron Horse Bicycle Cla...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Durango Public Library’s Summer Reading Programs

Durango Public Library’s summer reading programs for children and teens will run from June 4 through July 23. Registration is open now at www.durangopubliclibrary.org.

The “On Your Mark, Get Set, READ” program, for ages 0-12, encourages kids to read o...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Home Invasion Homicide Investigation Update

This is updated information from earlier news releases on the home invasion homicide in Durango.

Officers and detectives from the Durango Police Department, Colorado Bureau of Investigations, and the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office executed search war...Read on...

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Posted on: May 26, 2016

Schedule of Meetings for the Week of May 30

The schedule of meetings for the City of Durango for the week of May 30, 2016 is listed below. Agendas and minutes for meetings can be found at www.durangogov.org/meetings.

Monday, May 30
City Office – CLOSED – in Observance of Memorial Day

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Posted on: May 25, 2016

Tear it Up 4 Tyler Skateboard Contest

Come join in as a spectator or participant in the 9th Annual Tear it Up 4 Tyler Skateboard Contest on Saturday, June 4. The day guarantees to be full of excitement and fun, so come down to the Skate Park and rip or just watch all the great riders. The c...Read on...

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Posted on: May 25, 2016

Boys and Girls Youth Summer Volleyball Clinics

Sign-ups are now available for youth interested in volleyball.

These clinics will be led by the Fort Lewis College Head Volleyball Coach, Kelly Rifilato. They are open to both boys and girls. Whether you are a new or experienced volleyball player, you ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 25, 2016

Home Invasion Homicide Investigation Update

Officers and Detectives from the Durango Police Department, Colorado Bureau of Investigations and the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office conducted interviews, wrote search warrants and conducted a grid search of a large field area. The investigation into th...Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

City of Durango Schedule for Memorial Day Holiday

The following is the City of Durango’s schedule for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 30th, 2016:

• City Administrative Offices will be closed, including City Hall, River City Hall, Police Station and Substation, Transit Center, Airport, Greenmou...Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Home Invasion Homicide Investigation

In the early morning hours of May 24, 2016, officers from the Durango Police Department responded to the 200 block of Jenkins Ranch Road on a report of a home invasion and shooting.

Officers arrived in the area quickly and discovered one gunshot victim...Read on...

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Posted on: May 23, 2016

Summer Event Schedule for Children and Teens

Durango Public Library will offer a range of fun, free events for children and teens in June and July, as part of the library’s summer reading programs. To accommodate the special events, some existing programs will be adjusted, or put on hiatus until Sep...Read on...

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Posted on: May 20, 2016

Adaptive Softball Dream League

The Durango Parks and Recreation will offer coed adaptive slow-pitch softball games this summer, and is actively seeking players and volunteers. Games are Monday nights, June 6th through July 18th (no games on July 4). Warm-up will begin at 6pm with a ga...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

Teen Summer Reading Kick-off Party at Library

Teens are invited to drop-in at Durango Public Library (1900E. 3rd Ave.) for a special after-hours Summer Reading Kick-off Party on Friday June 3rd from 6-7pm. There will be treats, door prizes, outdoor games, and teens will have a chance to sign up for t...Read on...

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Posted on: May 16, 2016

Roller Skating Starting at Chapman Hill

Chapman Hill will begin the summer roller skating schedule with a Roller Disco Night on Friday, May 20th from 6:30pm-9:00pm. Admission is $4 and skate rentals are only $2 for all ages.

For additional information, please go to durangogov.org/chapmanhil...Read on...

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Posted on: May 10, 2016

Durango Man Arrested after Shooting at Occupied SUV

On May 10, 2016 at about 11:14am officers from the Durango Police Department were dispatched to a disturbance in progress with a handgun involved and shots fired. The disturbance was being reported from 288 Animas View Drive in Durango.

26-year-old Dur...Read on...

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Posted on: May 9, 2016

City Open Space Weed Abatement

The City of Durango promotes Best Management Practices in the stewardship of City lands to ensure the safe enjoyment of parks in the community. The City has contracted with Tres Mesa for noxious weed abatement. The herbicides that will be used are called ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 6, 2016

Multi Modal Transportation Master Plan Update Meetings

This year, the City of Durango’s Multi Modal Division is updating the Multi Modal Transportation Master Plan to reflect the current needs of our community, include a parking analysis, and show completed projects since the original plan was approved in 201...Read on...

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