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  1. City of Durango Fourth of July Schedule

    City of Durango services schedule for the Fourth of July holiday

    The following is the city of Durango’s schedule for the Fourth of July holiday, observed on Monday, July 4, 2022: Read on...
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    City designated as a Bronze-level Walk Friendly Community

    The city of Durango was designated as a Bronze-level Walk Friendly Community on June 21, 2022 by the Walk Friendly Communities program. This was the city’s first application to become a Walk Friendly Community. Read on...
  4. Frontier Airlines Leaving Durango-La Plata Airport

    Frontier Airlines leaving Durango-La Plata County Airport in August

    Frontier Airlines has announced that it will cease operations at the Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO), effective August 8, 2022. Read on...
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    Take a survey about DGOV

    The City of Durango is seeking feedback regarding viewership of its broadcast government television channel DGOV through a survey. Read on...
  6. Smoking and Fire Restriction

    City manager loosens fire restrictions following monsoonal moisture

    Durango City Manager José Madrigal has loosened fire restrictions within the city due to above average monsoonal moisture in the area. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of June 27, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of June 27, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
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    Schedule of events for Independence Day weekend

    Join the City of Durango for several great community events this Fourth of July weekend. Read on...
  9. CAFR award

    Durango awarded the highest form of recognition for financial reporting

    The City of Durango has been awarded the highest form of recognition in the area for governmental accounting and financial reporting Read on...
  10. Meeting Summary

    City Council appoints new library director

    Durango City Council appointed the new director of the Durango Public Library, Chad Lucas “Luke” Alvey-Henderson at Monday’s city council meeting. Read on...
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    City of Durango’s Boards and Commissions Vacancies

    The Durango City Council is seeking volunteers interested in serving on the following City Board and Commissions Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of June 20, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of June 20, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  13. Smoking and Fire Restriction

    Dry conditions call for tightened Smoking and Fire restrictions in the City

    Durango City Manager José Madrigal has tightened Smoking and Fire Restrictions for the city because of extremely dry conditions in the area. Read on...
  14. Fire season update

    US Forest Service to tighten fire restrictions for San Juan National Forest

    Starting at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, June 15, the US Forest Service will be moving the San Juan National Forest into stage 2 fire restrictions to reduce the risk of human-caused wildfires. Read on...
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    City staff invite residents to share ideas for the 2023 budget at two upcoming town hall meetings

    As the city begins its budgeting process for 2023, two town hall meetings are planned on June 15 and July 27, at City Council Chambers form 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for residents to share their ideas for next year’s budget with staff. Read on...
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    Fire mitigation work in the Durango Wildland Urban Interface begins June 14

    Fire-mitigation work on city-owned lands in the Durango Wildland Urban Interface will begin June 14, starting near Ball Lane. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of June 13, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of June 13, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  18. 6-9-22 DRONES ONLY FOR JULY 4 FIREWORKS (1)

    City fireworks to be drone-only for Independence Day celebration

    The annual lightshow for the Independence Day holiday in Durango will be drone-only because of the high risk posed by fireworks during the ongoing drought. Read on...
  19. Water rate reduction

    Water rate reduction now reflected on resident’s water bills

    Residents may have noticed that water bills were a little lower than usual starting the month of May, as a water rate decrease approved by city council at its March 15, 2022, meeting has now gone into effect. Read on...
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    City of Durango adopts new sustainability plan

    City councilors on Tuesday adopted a new sustainability plan that helps the community become resilient to climate change and in a way that is equitable to all residents. Read on...
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    City updates council on drought conditions

    At Tuesday’s City Council meeting city staff provided council with an update on drought conditions heading into the summer season. Read on...
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    Animas River Trail construction begins behind DHS

    The Animas River Trail from Rank Park to Demon Bridge behind Durango High School will be rebuilt starting today, Monday, June 6. Read on...
  23. Perins Peak trails reopen

    Trails closed by the Perins Peak fire have reopened

    Trails at Twin Buttes and Overend Mountain Park (including Spirit and Ella Vita) are open. Firefighters continue to mop up and patrol the Perins Peak fire. Read on...
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    Schedule of meetings for the week of May 30, 2022

    The schedule of meetings for the city of Durango for the week of May 30th, 2022, is listed below. Find meeting agendas and minutes at DurangoGov.org/Meetings. Read on...
  25. Smoking and Fire Restriction

    Emergency smoking and fire restrictions ordered by the city

    Durango City Manager José Madrigal has ordered fire and smoking restrictions effective immediately. Read on...
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    Council adopts citizen-initiated land use ordinance

    At a special meeting Thursday the Durango City council approved a citizen-initiated ordinance to amend the city’s land use codes to allow for public hearings when protective services, like police and fire, try to develop in the Central Business District. Read on...
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