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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Cortez City Manager Report

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To view the most recent Cortez City Manager Report please go to the following link:  City Manager Report 7-28-2021

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Road Closure on Verde Vu

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As part of the city street project, Verde Vu street will be getting new Curb and Gutter and paved.  The Four Corners Materials crews have just set up and will be working on Verde VU between Oak and Cedar. The best Route to Hawkins area is on Ceda...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Denny Lake Water Level Update

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For an update on the Denny Lake water levels from the Cortez Parks and Recreation Department please go to the following link. Denny Lake Water Level Update Press Release

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

CDOT TO ELIMINATE PERMISSIVE TURNS ON 160/491 – WESTERN Y INTERSECTION

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July 23, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CDOT TO ELIMINATE PERMISSIVE TURNS ON 160/491 – WESTERN Y INTERSECTION

Cortez, CO – On Monday July 19, 2021 at approximately 11 p.m. a northbound tractor trailer on US 160/491 traveled through...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Voluntary Water Restrictions

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Cortez, CO – May 28, 2021 – Cortez City Council encourages new voluntary water restrictions during the ongoing drought in Southwest Colorado.

In 2004, the City passed Ordinance No. 1013, which permanently banned irrigation watering betw...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Consumer Confidence Report

Cortez is blessed with the high quality Dolores River water out of McPhee Reservoir with which to begin the water treatment process. All water processed by the treatment plant is from McPhee Reservoir. View a copy of the latest CCR (Consumer Conf...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Watering Restrictions Take Effect May 15, 2021

The City passed Ordinance No. 1013, Series 2004, which permanently banned irrigation watering between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and is enforced from May 15th through September 15th every year On the first ...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

City RV Dump Station Open

The RV Dump Station, located at the City Service Center in the Industrial Park, 110 West Progress Circle, Cortez, opened on May 1st, and will be open through the end of October, weather permitting. The dump station is available 24/7. If the dump station ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

No City Spring Clean-Up Activities in 2021

The City will not be having our regular spring clean-up activities this year. Conditions will be evaluated later in the year for a possible September clean-up. Updates will be posted on the City's website.

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

SW Health Systems offers Family Sharps Disposal Program

City residents who would like to have a sharps disposal container delivered to their home can contact City Hall (565-3402) and leave their address.  A container will be left at their home.  Once the container is full, the lid should be l...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Watering Restrictions in Effect

The City passed Ordinance No. 1013, Series 2004, which permanently banned irrigation watering between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and is enforced from May 15th through September 15th every year On the first violation, the water user w...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Master Street Plan Public Hearing

The Cortez Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing to adopt a Master Street Plan at their next regular meeting on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at 6:30 PM in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 123 Roger Smith Avenue, Cortez.  Th...

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