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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Turf Replacement Program Applications Due March 1

Montrose, COLO.—Montrose County announces added funding for the 2024 Turf Replacement Program to help conserve water, one of the community’s most valuable resources. This year, Montrose County, the City of Montrose, the State of Colora...
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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Montrose County Announces Case Management Agency Transition

Case Management Agency Transition

Montrose, COLO.—Montrose County invites community members to a public meeting for a significant transition in the region's case management services. Effective March 1, 2024, Montrose County will become the Case Management Agency for all...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

Cobble Creek Angel Tree

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With sincere gratitude, we extend our heartfelt thanks to the Cobble Creek Angel Tree folks for graciously inviting Montrose County Human Services to participate in their Angel Tree program. The Angel Tree team provided holiday gifts to 330 kids from 177 ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

Montrose County Seeks Community Members to Serve on Boards and Committees

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Montrose, CO— Montrose County is seeking dedicated residents to serve on various boards and committees that play a vital role in shaping the county's future. Current openings include positions on the Region 10 Board of Directors, Region...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Montrose County Launches Master Plan Update: Open Houses Nov. 14-15

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Montrose, CO— Montrose County is updating its Master Plan, an important document that guides the growth and physical development of the unincorporated area of the county. Next week, contractors and staff will host open house meetings across the ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2023

Fifth Annual West Slope Water Summit: Persevere to Prioritize

2023 Water Summit

MONTROSE, COLO.–Join Montrose County, the Colorado River District, and Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Association for the fifth annual West Slope Water Summit on Nov. 9 from 9am to 2pm at the Montrose County Event Center (1036 North 7th Street)....

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Posted on: October 9, 2023

Tire Event Recycled 1,701 Tires

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The Tire Recycling event this past Saturday was an incredible success! Our community came together and recycled an impressive 1,701 tires at events on the east and west ends of Montrose County. We'd like to give a heartfelt thank you to our partners at th...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

October 2023 is Bullying Prevention Month

2023 Bullying Prevention Month

The Montrose Board of County Commissioners proclaimed October as Bullying Prevention Awareness Month in Montrose County. We were honored to have Joey Boese of PEER Kindness, Inc.  read the Proclamation at yesterday's Board of County Comm...
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Posted on: September 17, 2023

Montrose Regional Airport Ribbon Cutting Celebrates North Terminal Expansion

MTJ North Expansion Ribbon Cutting

Montrose, COLO.—Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) kicked off Tribute to Aviation weekend with a ribbon cutting of its new north terminal expansion. The expansion adds 25,000 square feet to the terminal and includes a number of improvements for passengers, i...

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Posted on: September 6, 2023

Commissioner Caddy Delivers Beef from Steers Purchased at San Miguel Basin and Montrose County Fairs

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Commissioner Keith Caddy delivered several boxes of ground beef to the West End Family Link Center last month. Tuesday, he delivered several more boxes of donated ground beef to Sharing Ministries, Inc. The beef came from steers purchased by the county at...

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Posted on: July 29, 2023

County Awards Future Farmers Scholarship to Avery Kimble

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County Awards Future Farmers Scholarship to Avery Kimble

 

Montrose, COLO.— Montrose County is proud to award this year's Future Farmers Scholarship to Montrose resident Avery Kimble. This award celebrates the agricultur...

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Posted on: July 6, 2023

Road Closure Update - Carnation Road

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We wanted to provide you with an update regarding the ongoing road closure on Carnation Road between 6000 Road and 6200 Road. The new 8-foot diameter culvert is currently in design, which is a crucial step in restoring the road to a safe condition. The re...

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Posted on: June 13, 2023

Montrose County Celebrates Flag Day with Flag Replacement Program

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Montrose, CO— Montrose County and the Montrose County Veteran Service Officer are proud to once again offer a flag replacement program in honor of Flag Day. Individuals who visit the county administration office (1140 North Grand Ave. Ste 250) to...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

County Issues Request for Proposals for Courthouse Renovations

Montrose County Courthouse

Montrose, COLO.—Montrose County has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a design build renovation of the historic Montrose County Courthouse. The county is seeking qualified bidders to design and construct the required renovations.

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