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Posted on: February 2, 2016

Three Years of Top Performance by Vital Statistics Team

A three-peat in the sports world is a not an easy feat, but a back-to-back-to-back win of Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's (CDPHE) annual Five Star Award is an honor only shared with one other county. Montrose County Clerk and Recor...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2016

Montrose Airport Reaches Passenger Milestone

In 2015, the Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) reached a passenger milestone by marking over 100,000 people in both enplanements and deplanements. Enplanements, or the number of people departing from Montrose, and deplanements, or the number of people arri...Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2016

6300 Road Closure

Montrose County Road and Bridge will be closing 6300 Road between Ohlm Road and Orange Road on February 1, 2016, for bridge replacement. Motorists are asked to use alternate routes. For more information please call Montrose County Road and Bridge Departm...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

Surplus County Vehicles Up for Auction

Are you looking to get a great deal on a well-maintained vehicle? Good news—four surplus county vehicles are now available on GovDeals.com online auction site. Following action from the Board of County Commissioners, these decommissioned patrol vehicles ...Read on...

Posted on: January 19, 2016

BOCC Proclaims January Crime Stoppers Awareness Month

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The Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) voted 3-0 to approve a proclamation declaring January as Crime Stoppers Awareness Month. As part of the proclamation, the BOCC also urged residents to join Montrose Regional Crime Stoppers in an effort to...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

County Sheriffs of Colorado Scholarship Program

Montrose County Sheriff Rick Dunlap announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC), the state Sheriffs Association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Montrose County student this spring. CSOC established the scholarship program ...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2015

BOCC Dedicates $10,000 to Establish Law Enforcement Scholarship

The Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) further demonstrated their commitment to local education and career development opportunities by establishing a fund that will award two $5,000 scholarships for the law enforcement academy at Delta-Montros...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2015

BOCC Secures Over $100,000 in Local Scholarships for CMU Montrose

The Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) and Colorado Mesa University (CMU) have once again teamed up to bring key funding for higher education to local residents. The BOCC and CMU Foundation have partnered to secure over $100,000 in scholarship...Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2015

Sheriff Receives Complaint Demanding Dispatch Assistance

At approximately 9:30 a.m., on the morning of December 4th, the Assistant City Attorney for the City of Montrose (Andrew Boyko) hand delivered a motion for temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction to the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office. Thi...Read on...

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Posted on: November 16, 2015

Montrose County GIS Interactive Map of Winter Road Maintenance

Montrose County GIS has created an interactive map showing roads that do not receive winter road maintenance. Please click here to view map.Read on...