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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Durango-La Plata County Airport Prepares for the Busy Holiday Travel Season

With projections that air travel nationwide over the holidays will be at an all-time high, the Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) is preparing for a busy November and December.

Airlines for America (A4A), an industry trade organization for US&...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

City Offices Closed in Observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday

The following is the schedule for city office closings for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday:

  • City administrative offices will be closed November 23 and 24 including offices at City Hall, River City Hall, Airport, Transit Center, Recreation Center, and Gre...
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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Temporary Closure of Playground at Durango Community Recreation Center

A new shade structure will be built over the existing playground at the Durango Community Recreation Center. The City of Durango received citizen donations in the amount of $23,000 to assist with the completion of this project.  The playground fa...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Two Great Recreation Center Holiday Deals!

The Durango Community Recreation Center has state-of-art fitness equipment, over 60 high quality group fitness classes a week, a pool for the kids and a pool for the athletes… and is offering two great holiday punch pass deals.

For one day only ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Upcoming Youth & Teen Volleyball Clinics

Volleyball clinics: serving up confidence by developing skills, knowledge and smiles! Sign-up now for one of the Youth Volleyball Clinics made available by Durango Parks and Recreation. Group sessions will be led by Fort Lewis College Head Volleyball Coac...

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

Durango Police seeking information on Hate Crime

The Durango Police Department is seeking information on criminal mischief that occurred over the past two months in the Three Springs area that is being classified by the Durango Police Department as a Hate Crime.  On September 21, 2017, the Dur...Read on... View Full News Release
Posted on: November 8, 2017

City of Durango Highlighted for Sustainable Purchasing and Emissions Tracking

Durango is the first community in the nation to be featured in a series of case studies developed jointly by the Green Electronics Council (GEC) and ICLEI on how communities use tools to achieve sustainability goals. The City of Durango has been selected ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

Durango Parks and Recreation Looking for New Program Offerings for Spring/Summer

The Durango Parks and Recreation Department is beginning work on the 2018 Spring/Summer Enrichment Activities Guide which will be distributed in late February. If you or your organization is interested in partnering with the City on activities or programs...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Schedule of Meetings for the Week of November 20, 2017

Monday, November 206:30 PM    City Council Meetings (Please note earlier date)                   City Hall, Smith Chambers Tue...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Call for Artist!

The City of Durango and the Durango Public Art Commission are in search of a lead artist to join the project team for the National Endowment for the Arts, Artworks Grant. We invite all interested artists, or groups of artists, to submit proposals for this...

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