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Posted on: May 19, 2020

CONE ZONE: Glenwood Canyon Westbound Traffic Stops on May 20-21

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Beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 20, westbound motorists can expect intermittent 30-minute traffic stops on I-70 at the No Name Tunnel. Traffic stops will take place on May 20 and 21. Bike Path open during this time.

GARFIELD & EAGLE COUNTIES – Construction crews for I-70 No Name Tunnel Lighting Replacement and are making excellent progress on critical safety and infrastructure improvements. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 20, westbound motorists c...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Get Glenwood Going Grant (G4) to Open Applications for Businesses on May 15

The City of Glenwood Springs, Downtown Development Authority and the Glenwood Springs Chamber Foundation are announcing the Get Glenwood Going Grant for business relief.

The purpose of this G4 program is to provide rent, utility or mortgage interest relief for businesses and would provide grants of up to $4,000. Businesses will be eligible for one single grant of up to $4,000, regardless of their location within the commu...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 23, 2020

Two Rivers Park to Reopen Saturday, May 23, 2020

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The City of Glenwood Springs will reopen Two Rivers Park on May 23, 2020 after completing riverfront and boat ramp improvements. The Park has been closed since October 7, 2019 for construction.

The project included: excavation of the in-river railroad abutment and industrial debris along the park’s shoreline, installation of a river walk trail, protection of beach areas, an improved boat ramp and staging area, ADA connectivity, restroo...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

City of Glenwood Springs Awards Discretionary and Tourism Grants

Glenwood Springs City Council approved Grant recommendations from the Financial Advisory Board for Tourism and Economic Recovery.

Glenwood Springs City Council approved Grant recommendations from the Financial Advisory Board for Tourism and Economic Recovery.

The 2020 City of Glenwood Springs Budget allocates $223,680 between the Tourism Promotion Fund and the A&I Fund for Touris...

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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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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Glenwood Springs Opens Public Tennis and Pickleball Courts, Skate and Whitewater Parks

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The Glenwood Springs public tennis and pickleball courts, skate park, and whitewater park have officially reopened under the Safer at Home Guidelines.

They will remain open as long as players follow the Safer at Home Guidelines below.  The courts will be closed immediately if guidelines are not being followed.  Please adhere to all regulations in-order to implement the next reopening p...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Glenwood Springs Cancels 2020 Spring Clean Up, Offers Landfill Vouchers

The City of Glenwood Springs has canceled Spring Clean Up for 2020. This is a proactive measure to limit employee-resident interactions to slow the potential spread, impacts, and damage of COVID-19.

Residents can receive a voucher for one free personal pick-up size load at the landfill to assist with normal Spring Clean Up items.  Vouchers are available to Glenwood Springs residents only, and only one per household.

Residents who would like a...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Garfield County Public Health Announcement

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Yard SalesConsider having an online yard sale. The Health Department discourages in person yard sales. However, if everyone wears masks, stays six feet apart, and has 10 people or less they may be able to operate under Safer at Home parameters.

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Glenwood Springs Extends Public Buildings Closure and Face Covering Requirement, Opens Other Service

Glenwood Springs City Council Extended the Public Buildings Closure to May 27, and Face Covering Requirement to June 4, while re-instituting Ride Glenwood Springs, Airport Services, and Hotel Lodging. 4th of July Celebration cancelled.

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO –Glenwood Springs City Manager Debra Figueroa extended the closure for all public buildings through May 27, 2020. This includes the Community Center, City Hall, the Police Department Administrative office, the Fire Departmen...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Glenwood Springs Extends Face Covering Health Order To May 1, 2020

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GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO – Glenwood Springs City Manager Debra Figueroa extended Public Health Order 2020-2, requiring all members of the public to wear face coverings for all essential activities outside their home until May 1, 2020.

Citing The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Public Health Order 20-26, requiring all workers in Critical Businesses to wear non-medical face coverings in order to limit community spread of COVID-19, Glenwood Springs City Manager Debra ...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Garfield County Allows Business Reopening on May 4, with Business Social Distancing Plan

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In order to reopen on May 4th, 2020, Businesses and agencies in Garfield County should determine if they are high, medium, or low risk, and complete and submit the “Garfield County Business Social Distancing Plan.”

The “Safer At Home” orders issued from the State will begin on April 27th, 2020. Garfield County wants to give local businesses and agencies time to review the Garfield County Roadmap Criteria and complete a plan for their agency using...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

The City of Glenwood Springs sets Stage 1 Fire Restrictions for April 17, 2020

The City of Glenwood Springs will join Garfield County, BLM-Colorado River Valley Field Office, the US Forest Service and regional Fire Districts in Garfield County to enact Stage 1 fire restrictions effective 12:00 AM, April 17, 2020.

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO – The City of Glenwood Springs will join Garfield County, the Bureau of Land Management-Colorado River Valley Field Office, the US Forest Service and the regional Fire Districts in Garfield County (Carbondale & Rural Fir...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: April 10, 2020

City and RFTA Seek Public Input on New "Multi-modal Options For A Vibrant Community" Project

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The City and RFTA have teamed up to improve how you move through your community, and we need to hear from you!

The City of Glenwood Springs has partnered with RFTA to improve transportation in your community. We need to hear from you! Go to rftaglenwoodspringsmove.com and it’s as easy as two steps—learn about the project and let us know how you...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Garfield County Public Health has a website dedicated to local and state-wide updates regarding the Coronavirus. Sign-up to receive notifications from their emergency blog on this topic and other emergency alerts.

https://www.garfield-county.com/public-health/novel-coronavirus/ 

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Outdoor Dining Program 2020

Outdoor Dining in Glenwood Springs

Through 2020, the City offers use of public outdoor spaces for expanded dining. This program is intended for all licensed retail food establishments (as defined by 6CCR 1010-2) and retail establishments that serve specialty foods and beverages (e.g. ice c...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

City Council Agendas and Minutes

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All Boards and Commission meeting agendas and minutes, including City Council meetings, are available to view and download online.

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Posted on: August 10, 2015

Visitor Information

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Looking for a new place to visit? Look no further! Glenwood Springs, Colorado is a family friendly vacation destination located 40 miles north of Aspen and 60 miles west of Vail.

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