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Posted on: July 12, 2016

90 Road Open to Public Following Mudslide

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Montrose, COLO., (July 11, 2016) – Montrose County and the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests have re-opened 90 Road on the Uncompahgre Plateau. Montrose County Road & Bridge crews have repaired the slide damage.

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Delinquent Tax Notices Distributed Friday

Montrose County Treasurer and Public Trustee Rosemary Murphy announces the mailing of approximately 2,800 delinquent tax notices on Friday, July 1st in accordance with state statute. Murphy and staff are implementing a new procedure to save on mailing co...Read on...

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Posted on: June 14, 2016

Montrose County Dedicates $213,000 to Support Local Schools

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The Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) knows that our local schools are facing significant challenges in regard to facilities and capital improvements. As a result, when this year’s Secure Rural Schools Funding was allocated to the county, the...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2016

Notice of Possible Incorrect Mail Ballot Styles

The Montrose County Elections Office would like to make the public aware that approximately 32 primary voter ballots were inaccurately issued to registered voters. These voters possibly received ballot envelopes with the incorrect ballot style (ie. in li...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Clerk and Recorder Announces Delivery of Primary Ballots

Montrose County Clerk and Recorder Tressa Guynes is proud to report that primary election ballots are arriving in mailboxes this week. Registered voters who are affiliated with a party are encouraged to check their mail to begin filling out their ballots...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2016

Montrose County Child Support Office Offers Support for Non-Custodial Parents

Montrose County is pleased to offer a new Non-Custodial Parent Services Program. The program is intended to serve non-custodial parents struggling to meet their child support obligations by engaging them in positive contact with the Child Support Office a...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2016

Don Varey Joins County as Information Technology Director

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Montrose County announces Don Varey as the newest member of the county leadership team as the Information Technology (IT) Director. Varey comes to Montrose County with over 30 years of experience in IT, 15 of which have been in an IT leadership role.
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Posted on: June 1, 2016

Montrose BOCC Approves Atlantic Aviation Lease

In today’s special meeting of the Montrose Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), the board approved the assignment of the Jet Center Partners LLC (Black Canyon Jet Center) lease with new fixed-base operator (FBO), Atlantic Aviation-Montrose LLC. The larg...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Indoor Arena and Event Center Receives $1 Million DOLA Grant

The Montrose Board of County Commissioners received notice this week that the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) awarded the county a $1 million grant to be used for the indoor arena and event center. The much anticipated announcement came follo...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...