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Posted on: May 23, 2023

Mayor DeLanie Young Resigns to Accept Role as Director of Community Services

Mayor DeLanie Young Resigns to Accept Role as Director of Community Services

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Mayor DeLanie Young Resigns to Accept Role as Director of Community Services

Mayoral vacancy to be filled by Mayor Pro Tem Meehan Fee for the duration of the term

(May 23, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Town of Telluride Mayor DeLa...

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Posted on: February 28, 2023

Town of Telluride Hires Community Housing Manager James Van Hooser

Town of Telluride Hires Community Housing Manager James Van Hooser

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Town of Telluride Hires Community Housing Manager James Van Hooser

Van Hooser will lead future housing projects and initiatives to address current workforce housing shortage

(February 28, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Th...

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Posted on: March 2, 2023

Telluride Marshal’s Department, Telluride School District Address Swatting Incidents

Telluride Marshal’s Department, Telluride School District Address Swatting Incidents

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Telluride Marshal’s Department, Telluride School District Address Swatting Incidents

Additional precautions put in place in response to false threats to schools across Colorado

(March 2, 2023) – Telluride, ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Telluride Housing Authority Formalizes Town Rental Housing Nonrenewal Appeal Process

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Telluride Housing Authority Formalizes Town Rental Housing Nonrenewal Appeal Process

Effective immediately, appeals will be brought to the Town Manager for review

(February 22, 2024) – Telluride, CO --- At the last meeting of ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Town of Telluride to Host a Collective Envisioning Workshop

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Town of Telluride to Host a Collective Envisioning Workshop

Input will help shape the Town’s five-year action plan to address justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion

(January 9, 2024) – Telluride, CO --- The Town o...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Telluride Public Works Announces New Snow Removal Notifications

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Telluride Public Works Announces New Snow Removal Notifications

Priority streets plowed each storm, side street plowing to take place daily Monday through Friday

(December 28, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride Pu...

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

San Miguel County, Town of Telluride Respond to Offer on Diamond Ridge Property

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San Miguel County, Town of Telluride Respond to Offer on Diamond Ridge Property

(December 20, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Managers of San Miguel County and the Town of Telluride responded to parties that recently submitted an unsolic...

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Posted on: December 7, 2023

Veterinarians Warn of Severe Upper Respiratory Infection Affecting Dogs

     

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Veterinarians Warn of Severe Upper Respiratory Infection Affecting Dogs

Avoid highly trafficked areas, watch for symptoms similar to kennel cough

(December 7, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town...

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

Town Council Approves First Reading of Monthly Water & Wastewater Billing Cycle

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Town Council Approves First Reading of Monthly Water & Wastewater Billing Cycle

Rate study shows a 5% water, 20% wastewater rate increases needed in 2024

 

(November 29, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town Council o...

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

Telluride Marshal’s Department Staff Honored with Prestigious Awards for Exceptional Service

Telluride Marshals Department Staff Honored with Prestigious Awards for Exceptional Service

      

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Telluride Marshal’s Department Staff Honored with Prestigious Awards for Exceptional Service

Chief’s Commendation, Distinguished Service, Life Saving awards honor staff and ...

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Town News
Posted on: November 17, 2023

CDOT to complete surface treatment on CO 145 west of Society Drive in Telluride

CDOT performs shoulder work on CO 145

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News from the Colorado Department of Transportation

-Highway Maintenace Alert-CDOT performs shoulder work on CO 145

Motorists should plan for brief delays next week between Telluride and Norwood

(November 17, 2023) - San Miguel County --...

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

State Grant for Diamond Ridge Housing Initiative Expires Due to Litigation Delays

State Grant for Diamond Ridge Housing Initiative Expires Due to Litigation Delays

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State Grant for Diamond Ridge Housing Initiative Expires Due to Litigation Delays

Department of Local Affairs encourages Town, County to apply for funds in the future

(November 17, 2023) – San Miguel County, CO --- Earlier thi...

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Teddy Errico Elected to Serve as Mayor of the Town of Telluride

Teddy Errico Elected to Serve as Mayor of the Town of Telluride

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Teddy Errico Elected to Serve as Mayor of the Town of Telluride

Councilperson Meehan Fee to remain on Telluride Town Council for the remainder of her term

(November 16, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- With a final ballot count occur...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

San Miguel Regional Housing Authority to Conduct Biennial Compliance Checks

San Miguel Regional Housing Authority to Conduct Biennial Compliance Checks

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San Miguel Regional Housing Authority to Conduct Biennial Compliance Checks

Town of Telluride deed restricted property owners subject to checks

(November 15, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- On behalf of the Town of Telluride and the...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

Town of Telluride to Host a State-Approved Alcohol Beverage Training

Town of Telluride to Host a State-Approved Alcohol Beverage Training

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Town of Telluride to Host a State-Approved Alcohol Beverage Training

Certification is required every two years for all owners, premises managers, permit holders

(November 15, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride wil...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Mayoral Race Too Close to Call, Ashley Story and Elena Levin to serve on Telluride Town Council

Mayoral Race Too Close to Call, Ashley Story and Elena Levin to serve on Telluride Town Council

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Mayoral Race Too Close to Call, Ashley Story and Elena Levin to serve on Telluride Town Council

A final scan of ballots will take place on Thursday, November 16 to confirm the official results

(November 8, 2023) – Telluride, C...

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Town News
Posted on: October 31, 2023

Town Council Approves Increase of at Least 50% to Business License Fees

Town Council Approves Increase of at least 50 percent to Business License Fees

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Town Council Approves Increase of at least 50% to Business License Fees

Funds from business license fees to supplement license administration, marketing, open space, and capital improvement

(October 31, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Last Tu...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

Town Council Majority Passes New Short-Term Rental Policy

Town Council Majority Passes New Short Term Rental Policy

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Town Council Majority Passes New Short-Term Rental Policy

Administrative fee, lower business license fees, new license categories approved with ordinance; license cap to sunset November 2

(October 31, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Last Tues...

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

Public Works Evaluating Telluride’s Main Sewer Line

Public Works Evaluating Tellurides Main Sewer Line

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Public Works Evaluating Telluride’s Main Sewer Line

Highway 145 bike path temporarily impacted by wastewater bypass pipeline

(October 27, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- This week, the Town of Telluride Public Works Depart...

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Town News
Posted on: October 24, 2023

Town Council Proclamation Recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Town Council Proclamation Recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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Town Council Proclamation Recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

San Miguel Resource Center supports residents in Telluride and beyond

(October 24, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Telluride Town Council and San Miguel Resource...

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Town News
Posted on: October 10, 2023

Temporary Winter Community Housing Program Full for 2023/2024 Season

Temporary Winter Community Housing Program Full for 2023 2024 Season

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Temporary Winter Community Housing Program Full for 2023/2024 Season

Nine tenants to return to temporary housing in the Town Park lot

(October 10, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride’s Temporary Winter Co...

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Posted on: October 9, 2023

House Bill Creates Retail Establishment Liquor Permit

House Bill Creates Retail Establishment Liquor Permit

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House Bill Creates Retail Establishment Liquor Permit

Retail stores allowed to serve complimentary alcohol for up to 24 days per year with limitations

(October 9, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The State of Colorado&rs...

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Town News
Posted on: October 9, 2023

Town Council to Discuss Increase in Business License Fees

Town Council to Discuss Increase in Business License Fees

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Town Council to Discuss Increase in Business License Fees

Fees last increased in 1996; staff to present a resolution Tuesday, October 24

(October 9, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- At the September 21 Town Council Budget Meeting, Co...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Short-Term Rental Business License & Regulatory Fees Established

Short-Term Rental Business License and Regulatory Fees Established

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Short-Term Rental Business License & Regulatory Fees Established

First reading of an ordinance establishing short-term rental policy passes 4-2

(October 5, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Telluride Town Council passed the first ...

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Town News
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Off-Season Paving Operations to Commence Throughout Town

Off-Season Paving Operations to Commence Throughout Town

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Off-Season Paving Operations to Commence Throughout Town

Expect intermittent no-parking zones, lane, and road closures on October 5 and 9

(October 3, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride will begin milling, patching...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Suspect in Road Rage Incident in Police Custody

Suspect in Road Rage Incident in Police Custody

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Suspect in Road Rage Incident in Police Custody

Andrew Michael Kjelland voluntarily surrendered to the San Miguel Sheriff’s Office

(September 21, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Local law enforcement has taken Andrew Micha...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Arrest Warrant Issued for Suspect in Road Rage Incident

Arrest Warrant Issued for Suspect in Road Rage Incident

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Arrest Warrant Issued for Suspect in Road Rage Incident

Local law enforcement continues the search for Andrew Michael Kjelland after events on Tuesday night

(September 21, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Telluride Marshal’s Department has...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Search Continues for Individual in Possession of Weapon in the Town of Telluride

Search Continues for Individual in Possession of Weapon in the Town of Telluride

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Search Continues for Individual in Possession of Weapon in the Town of Telluride

All clear issued, shelter in place order lifted for residents and visitors on Galena, Columbia, and Davis

(September 20, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Tell...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Pacific Avenue to Be Closed Intermittently from Spruce to Willow

Pacific Avenue to Be Closed Intermittently from Spruce to Willow

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Pacific Avenue to Be Closed Intermittently from Spruce to Willow

VooDoo cement work to begin today, Monday, September 18

(September 18, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride and Shaw Construction will close Pacific A...

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Town News
Posted on: September 13, 2023

CPW humanely euthanized Telluride bear suffering from intestinal blockage caused by trash

CPW humanely euthanized Telluride bear suffering from intestinal blockage caused by trash

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CPW humanely euthanized Telluride bear suffering from intestinal blockage caused by trash

The Colorado Department of Parks & Wildlife originally published this news release on Wednesday, September 13, 2023. (September 13, ...

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Town News
Posted on: September 8, 2023

Telluride Black Bear Awareness Week Kicks Off September 10

Telluride Black Bear Awareness Week Kicks Off September 10

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Telluride Black Bear Awareness Week Kicks Off September 10

Events for adults and kids throughout the week promote co-existing safely

(September 8, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride’s Annual Black Bear A...

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Town News
Posted on: September 8, 2023

Water Line Issue Results in Mudslide on Telluride Ski Resort

Water Line Issue Results in Mudslide on Telluride Ski Resort

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Water Line Issue Results in Mudslide on Telluride Ski Resort

Lift 7 area impacted, Telluride Ski Resort addressing damage & clean up

(September 8, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride and Telluride Marshal&r...

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Town News
Posted on: September 5, 2023

California Man Identified by San Miguel County Coroner

California Man Identified by San Miguel County Coroner

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California Man Identified by San Miguel County Coroner

61-year-old was a frequent visitor to Telluride, investigation is ongoing

(September 5, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Early this morning, Tuesday, September 5, 2023, the Tellu...

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Town News
Posted on: September 5, 2023

Telluride Marshals Respond to Unattended Death

Telluride Marshals Respond to Unattended Death

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Telluride Marshals Respond to Unattended Death

No foul play suspected, death is currently under investigation

This news release has updated information, which can be found here.

(September 5, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- This morn...

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Town News
Posted on: September 1, 2023

Town of Telluride Certifies Third Candidate for Mayor

Town of Telluride Certifies Third Candidate for Mayor

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Town of Telluride Certifies Third Candidate for Mayor

Candidate’s petition cured, establishing eleven sufficient candidates for elected office

(September 1, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride will hold a...

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Town News
Posted on: August 30, 2023

CDOT to complete surface treatment on CO 145 west of Society Drive in Telluride

CDOT to complete surface treatment on CO 145 west of Society Drive in Telluride

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News from the Colorado Department of Transportation

-Highway Maintenace Alert-CDOT to complete surface treatment on CO 145 west of Society Drive in Telluride

Expect lengthy delays on Lawson Hill September 5-7

(August 30, 2023) &ndash...

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Town News
Posted on: August 28, 2023

Town of Telluride Certifies Candidates for Mayor, Town Council, Town Meeting Moderator

Town of Telluride Certifies Candidates for Mayor, Town Council, Town Meeting Moderator

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Town of Telluride Certifies Candidates for Mayor, Town Council, Town Meeting Moderator

Regular Municipal Election to be held Tuesday, November 7

(August 28, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride will hold a Regular M...

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Town News
Posted on: August 24, 2023

Town of Telluride to Replace Parking Meters

Town of Telluride to Replace Parking Meters

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Town of Telluride to Replace Parking Meters

Credit card payments, mobile transactions associated with license plates to simplify parking

(August 28, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Telluride Marshal’s Department and Pu...

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Posted on: August 24, 2023

Town Council Passes Amendments Lifting Suspension on Certain Building Applications

Town Council Passes Amendments Lifting Suspension on Certain Building Applications

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Town Council Passes Amendments Lifting Suspension on Certain Building Applications

Land Use Code amendments approved regarding basements and steep lots, limiting consolidation and aggregation of certain lots

(August 24, 2023) &ndash...

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Town News
Posted on: July 17, 2023

Town of Telluride Earns Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

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Town of Telluride Earns Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Town’s budget awarded for the ninth year while striving to improve transparency and clarity

(July 17, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride ha...

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Town News
Posted on: July 13, 2023

Community Open Houses for Short-Term Rental Study Tuesday, July 25

Community Open Houses for Short-Term Rental Study Tuesday, July 25

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Community Open Houses for Short-Term Rental Study Scheduled for Tuesday, July 25

Economic Planning Systems to present initial findings from first round data collection

(July 13, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride ...

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Town News
Posted on: June 30, 2023

Town of Telluride Opens Green Grant Pre-Applications

Town of Telluride, EcoAction Partners Open Green Grants Pre-Applications

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Town of Telluride Opens Green Grant Pre-Applications

Grant program supports local businesses and residents in reducing carbon footprint

(June 30, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride, in partnership with EcoAction P...

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Town News
Posted on: June 16, 2023

2023 Historic Preservation Awards Applications are Open

2023 Historic Preservation Awards Applications are Open

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2023 Historic Preservation Awards Applications are Open

Deadline for submission is 4 pm MST on Friday, June 23

(June 16, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Applications are open for the Town of Telluride and the Historic & Architec...

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Town News
Posted on: June 13, 2023

DeLanie Young-Tapson Hired as Director of Community Services

DeLanie Young-Tapson Hired as Director of Community Services

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DeLanie Young-Tapson Hired as Director of Community Services

Mayoral vacancy to be filled by Mayor Pro Tem Meehan Fee for the duration of the term

(June 13, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride announced DeLanie You...

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Town News
Posted on: June 13, 2023

Silver Jack Parking Garage Payment System Implemented

Silver Jack Parking Garage Payment System Implemented

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Silver Jack Parking Garage Payment System Implemented

Council approves rate increase to $2 per hour to align with standard Town parking rates

(June 13, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride’s Public Works D...

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Posted on: May 15, 2023

Town of Telluride Discusses Funding Strategies for Capital Improvement Projects

Town of Telluride Discusses Funding Strategies for Capital Improvement Projects

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Town of Telluride Discusses Funding Strategies for Capital Improvement Projects

Funding needed for projects including Wastewater Treatment Plant expansion and upgrades, street infrastructure and building improvements

(May 15, 2023) &...

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Town News
Posted on: May 15, 2023

Telluride Barricade Passes Mailed to Owners of Telluride Residential Property

Telluride Barricade Passes Mailed to Owners of Telluride Residential Property

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Telluride Barricade Passes Mailed to Owners of Telluride Residential Property

Vehicular entry through Town barricade for Telluride Bluegrass Festival requires barricade, county, or temporary pass

(May 15, 2023) – Telluride, CO...

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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Noise Variance Issued for Paving Operations on Pacific and Colorado

Noise Variance Issued for Paving Operations on Pacific and Colorado

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Noise Variance Issued for Paving Operations on Pacific and Colorado

Weather delays and future forecast call for additional milling and paving hours to avoid extended road closures

(May 12, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- Public Work...

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Town News
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Telluride Mayor DeLanie Young Announces Interest in County Commissioner Seat

Telluride Mayor DeLanie Young Announces Interest in County Commissioner Seat

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Telluride Mayor DeLanie Young Announces Interest in County Commissioner Seat

Mayor Young among seven county residents interested and eligible to fill the vacancy

(May 10, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- During yesterday’s ...

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Town News
Posted on: May 5, 2023

Paving Operations to Commence on Colorado and Pacific Avenues

Paving Operations to Commence on Colorado and Pacific Avenues

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Paving Operations to Commence on Colorado and Pacific Avenues

No parking zones, lane, and road closures to occur from May 8 through May 13

(May 5, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride will begin paving operations wi...

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Posted on: April 19, 2023

Telluride Town Park Campground Reservations Open Monday

Telluride Town Park Campground Reservations Open Monday

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Telluride Town Park Campground Reservations Open Monday

New reservation system and phased rollout of campsite bookings begin Monday, April 24

(April 21, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride Parks and Recreation Department wil...

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Town News
Posted on: April 19, 2023

Telluride Housing Authority Awarded Transformational Affordable Housing Grant

Telluride Housing Authority Awarded Transformational Affordable Housing Grant

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Telluride Housing Authority Awarded Transformational Affordable Housing Grant

Voodoo Affordable Housing Project one of eight projects awarded across seven counties

(April 19, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Telluride Housing Aut...

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Town News
Posted on: April 4, 2023

Telluride Housing Authority Proposes Changes to Affordable Housing Guidelines

Telluride Housing Authority Proposes Changes to Affordable Housing Guidelines

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Telluride Housing Authority Proposes Changes to Affordable Housing Guidelines

Public meetings under way to review possible guideline revisions during biennial review process

(April 4, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- On March 21, aft...

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Town News
Posted on: March 29, 2023

Town Council Issues Temporary Suspension on Certain Limited Development Applications

Town Council Issues Temporary Suspension on Certain Limited Development Applications

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Town Council Issues Temporary Suspension on Certain Limited Development Applications

Six-month suspension approved to enable review and study of various land use code issues

(March 29, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- At the urging o...

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Town News
Posted on: March 22, 2023

Town of Telluride’s Community Vision and Action Plan Receives Merit Award

Town of Telluride's Community Vision and Action Plan Receives Merit Award

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Town of Telluride’s Community Vision and Action Plan Receives Merit Award

American Planning Association Small Town and Rural Division honors Telluride

(March 22, 2023) – Telluride, CO --- The Town of Telluride has be...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

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ParkMobile Announces Partnership with the Town of Telluride, Colorado, to Offer Contactless Parking Payments Just in Time for Ski Season

The new partnership offers a safe, convenient way to pay for parking throughout the Town using any mobile device.

Tellur...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

CivicReady/IPAWS Mass Notification Solution

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Water Efficiency Plan 2020-2027

Water Report

Please read our Water Efficiency Plan.

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