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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Rec Center Opening, Indoor Pool Not Ready

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THE RECREATION CENTER WILL OPEN MONDAY BUT….It is with great disappointment that due to a water loss issue discovered while filling the competition pool, we are forced to postpone the opening of the pool for lap swimmers until the issue can be ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Cortez City Council Virtual Meeting June 9, 2020

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Cortez City Council will hold a virtual meeting on June 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm. The public is encouraged to "attend" this meeting and participate in their local government. 
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Posted on: June 3, 2020

Cortez Recreation Center Set to Open Monday, June 8, 2020

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Click on the following link to the Montezuma Local News story on what will happen when the Governor gives the green light on opening the Cortez Recreation Center. Recreation Center Opening Procedures

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Recycling Drop-Off - UPDATE

The City will start taking the following items at the Public Drop-Off Center on Wednesday, May 20, 2020:

 PLEASE SEPARATE COMMODITIES

ALUMINUM CANS:   CLEAN aluminum cans, pans, and foil.

CARDBOARD MIX:   ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

OUTDOOR POOL CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

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At the May 12, 2020, City Council Meeting, the decision was made to close the outdoor swimming pool for the 2020 season. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many variables were taken into consideration, making this a very difficult decision. Council considered ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Watering Restrictions Take Effect May 15

WATERING RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT MAY 15 – SEPTEMBER 15

In 2004, the City of Cortez passed Ordinance No. 1013, establishing water restrictions to reduce water usage in the area and avoid water shortages due to drought conditions in dry years. &...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

2020 City-Wide Clean-Up Week

Due to the health risks involved with COVID-19, the City of Cortez has decided to POSTPONE our spring Clean-Up Week. We are currently planning for the clean-up activities to be held in September this year.
See attachment for the TENTATIVE SCHEDULE.

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

No Burn Permits Issued within the City Limits

As of Monday, April 20, 2020, Montezuma County is under a Fire Ban that applies to all unincorporated areas of Montezuma County.  In conjunction with the County fire ban, the City of Cortez will not issue any burn permits while the Fire Ban is in...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

2020 Water Conservation Brochure

The City's 2020 Water Conservation Brochure is now available. Remember - No Watering between the hours of 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM, between May 15th and September 15th.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

City RV Dump Station Open

The RV Dump Station at the City Service Center, 110 West Progress Circle, is now open to the public. It will remain open, weather permitting, through the end of October. Please be respectful when dumping and keep the area clean.

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Traffic Lights on Main Street

TRAFFIC LIGHTS AND CROSSWALKS ON MAIN STREET (HWY 160-491) IN CORTEZ, COLORADO

The traffic lights, crosswalks and crosswalk buttons, lighted symbols, and the time permitted to cross the street are all regulated by the Colorado Department of Transportation ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

KSJD Live Cam

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View a live feed from atop the KSJD Radio Station at the intersection of Main and Market Streets in downtown Cortez.

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

KSJD Community Calendar

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