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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Census Bureau Encourages Coloradans to STOP THE KNOCK

Census Bureau Encourages Coloradans to STOP THE KNOCK 
Colorado self-response rate is 66.2%
AUGUST 4, 2020
 — The U.S. Census Bureau’s STOP THE KNOCK campaign is underway. It’s an effort to encourage Coloradans...
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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Cortez Public Library Next Phase Re-Opening

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Cortez Public Library is excited to announce our next phase of reopening. We will open by appointment only on Monday, August 10th. We will have safety protocols in place to protect all of our visiting patrons and staff. Masks/face coverings (covering nose...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

CENSUS 2020

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August 11 through October 31, census takers will begin visiting the homes of those Coloradans who have not yet responded to the 2020 Census.  There is still time to complete the census. 

  1. Online at https://my2020census.gov
  2. By phone in Engli...
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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Emergency Rental Assistance Information

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Colorado Department of Local Affairs’ Division of Housing (DOH) has launched emergency rental assistance programs for both landlords and tenants.

Emergency Rental Assistance Information

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Recycling Drop-Off - June 23, 2020

RECYCLING DROP-OFF UPDATE

The Public Drop-Off at the City Service Center re-opened May 20, 2020, and bins are available for aluminum, cardboard, and tin/steel ferrous metals ONLY!

 PLEASE SEPARATE COMMODITIES

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

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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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