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Posted on: August 6, 2020

CONE ZONE: Motorists should plan for delays on I-70 westbound in the Glenwood Springs

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Glenwood Springs Motorists should plan for delays on I-70 westbound in the Glenwood Springs area due to a lane closure for fire activities.

Westbound traffic is moving slowly due to a lane closure in South Canyon, west of Glenwood Springs, which is necessary for assisting firefighting operations on the 111 Fire. It is likely the delays will continue well into the evening, due to heavy commute...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

CONE ZONE: 22nd Street Improvement Project Begins August 3, 2020

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The 22nd Street Neighborhood Water, Sewer, and Roadway Project will begin Monday August 3, 2020 and continue through October 18, 2020. Impacts include detour routing, one lane of 22nd street, limited property access, and some service outages.

22nd Street Water, Sewer, and Roadway Projec

The 22nd street neighborhood is currently served by undersized water and sewer mains that have caused backups in the area and have outlived their useful life span. This project will replace the outdat...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: July 29, 2020

Glenwood Springs Mandatory Face Covering Zone Effective Thursday July 30, 2020 in Downtown

Mandatory Mask Zone

City Council enacted a mandatory face covering zone for the downtown area of Glenwood Springs effective Thursday July 30, 2020 until August 20, 2020. Face Coverings are required inside and outside while in the area.

Citing increasing case numbers specific to Glenwood Springs as presented by Garfield County Public Health, City Council enacted a mandatory face covering zone for downtown Glenwood Springs, amending Public Health Order 2020-2. The zone is effective July 3...

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Posted on: July 22, 2020

Ride Glenwood and RFTA Will Resume Charging Fares on August 1, 2020

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Ride Glenwood and RFTA will resume charging fares on August 1, 2020. Ride Glenwood will accept $1.00 bills and RFTA stored value cards. Larger bills will not be accepted and no change will be given. RFTA services will only accept stored value cards.

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Riders boarding Ride Glenwood buses will be able to pay the one-dollar fare with either cash or a RFTA issued Stored Value Card. Ride Glenwood will require fares and BOARDING AT THE FRONT of the bus. Passengers are encouraged to “Be...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Firework Prohibition Added to Stage 1 Fire Restrictions for Glenwood Springs

Prohibiting use of fireworks has been added to the Stage 1 fire restrictions which remain in effect within the City of Glenwood. The use of fireworks has also been prohibited in unincorporated Garfield County effective 12:00 AM, June 15, 2020.

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO – Prohibiting use of fireworks has been added to the Stage 1 fire restrictions which remain in effect within the City of Glenwood. The use of fireworks has also been prohibited in unincorporated Garfield County effective 12:...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

District Judge Grants City of Glenwood Springs Motion To Intervene In Quarry Lawsuit

The City of Glenwood Springs motion to intervene in Rocky Mountain Industries’ (RMI), formerly Rocky Mountain Resources, lawsuit against Garfield County was granted Friday by District Judge Norrdin.

The City of Glenwood Springs motion to intervene in Rocky Mountain Industries’ (RMI), formerly Rocky Mountain Resources, lawsuit against Garfield County was granted Friday by District Judge Norrdin.

RMI’s lawsuit alleges that Garfield C...

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