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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Construction on Safe Routes to School Needham Connect Project Phase 2 Scheduled to Begin May 4

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The Needham Connect project was identified in the City’s Multimodal Transportation Plan as a high priority project along Columbine from Cottonwood Drive to Clovis Drive. The project will improve infrastructure and increase the safety of school c...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Schedule of Meetings for the Week of February 17, 2020

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Monday, February 17

City Hall – CLOSED – in Observance of President’s Day Holiday

 4:00 PM     Office Hours with Councilor Kim Baxter

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

City of Durango’s Schedule for Presidents’ Day Holiday

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The following is the City’s schedule for Monday, February 17:

  • City Administrative Offices will be closed on Monday, February 17 in observance of the Presidents’ Day holiday including City Hall, River City Hall, Police Station and Substa...
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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Study Finds DRO Produces Nearly $300 Million in Annual Economic Impact

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The Durango-LaPlata County Airport (DRO) was responsible for generating $293 million in economic impact in 2018, according to a recent report by the Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) Division of Aeronautics.

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Controlled Burn of Slash Piles in Dalla Mountain Park Starts Feb. 11

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The Durango Parks and Recreation Department is working with the Durango Fire Protection District to complete a controlled burn of slash piles in Dalla Mountain Park. Burning is scheduled to begin Tuesday, February 11 and continue through the end of the mo...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Learn More About the Animas River Trail Pedestrian Bridge

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The community has expressed interest in learning more about the planned Animas River Trail pedestrian bridge project. Community members will have an opportunity to ask questions about the project – which will involve an overpass over 32nd Street...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Apply for the Citizens’ Police Academy!

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Interested in learning more about the Durango Police Department? Residents of La Plata County are encouraged to apply for the Citizens’ Police Academy, a 12-week program giving community members a first-hand look into the workings of the Departm...

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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 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: February 12, 2020

Large Print Reading with Libby!

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Did you know that when using the Libby (ebook) app you can enlarge the text size for the eBooks you have checked-out?

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Colorado Legal Services Clinic

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Colorado Legal Services hosts a free legal presentation about how to handle your own Divorce or Child Custody case in Colorado without an attorney.  This presentation is taught by a volunteer attorney and will cover topics including: how to file ...

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Durango Diaries

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Local business owners who have grown startups from small, scrappy companies to major organizations will share how they accomplished their dreams.

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Living Your Best Life With Disabilities

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Living your best life with disabilities is taught by the Southwest Center for Independence, this week join us for a discussion about Emergency Preparedness!

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Independent Lens Pop Up

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In Always in Season, descendants of the victims and perpetrators of lynching are working together to heal a violent history. Blending observational footage with first-person testimonies and expert input, Always in Season examines the lingering impact of l...

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Personalized Reading List

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Tell us what you like to read and we will send you our recommendations. Fill out this form to give us as much, or as little, information as you like. The more information you share, the better the recommendations will be! The information you provide will ...

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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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