Posted on: February 21, 2017

Recycling Center set to open at landfill on March 1

The final day of operations for the recycle center at 1015 School Street will be Saturday, February 25, 2017. Existing recycling facilities at the South Canyon Landfill, located at 1205 County Road 134, will be expanded starting March 1. The recycle bins ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Neighborhood Meeting: Red Mountain, Overlin Drive, and Cowdin Drive

City and CDOT officials would like to meet with property owners in the Red Mountain, Overlin Drive and Cowdin Drive area to discuss traffic impacts and neighborhood access during the Grand Ave. Bridge detour.

The City of Glenwood Springs and the Colorado Department of Transportation are working together to communicate with property owners and residents who will be impacted by traffic associated with the Grand Avenue Bridge detour, which will start on August 14...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Council Names Amanda N. Maurer as Municipal Judge

City Council has selected Amanda N. Maurer as the new Municipal Judge for the City. She has served as Substitute Municipal Judge for the City since 2007. She also currently serves as the Municipal Judge for the Town of New Castle and Associate Municipal J...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Two City Grant Applications Open Jan. 2, 2017

Grant applications for the City's Discretionary Grant Program and Tourism Promotion Grant, managed by the Financial Advisory Board, open on Jan. 2, 2017. Applications are due March 17, 2017.

Discretionary Grant

Each year, the City of Glenwood Springs allocates a portion of sales tax revenues from its Acquisitions and Improvements Fund for human services, special events, and other public purposes as City Council deems appropriate. These funds ...

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More information about FAB

Posted on: February 20, 2017

Jan. 20 Night Detour Canceled Due to Inclement Weather

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) announces tonight’s nighttime traffic detour affecting Interstate 70, Sixth Street and the Grand Avenue Bridge is CANCELED due to weather. Steel girder erection is contingent on weather and wind s...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Night Detours on I-70/GAB - Feb. 20-22, Feb. 23, Feb. 27 and Feb. 28

Westbound I-70 Night Detour to Sixth Street 

  • The evenings of Monday, Feb. 20 through Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 8 PM to 6 AM, all westbound I-70 traffic will be detoured via a break-in-barrier onto east Sixth Street. Traffic will be detoured through Sixt...
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Detailed Information and Map
Posted on: January 26, 2017

CONE ZONES: January and February 2017

Sixth Street Lane CLOSURES 9 AM – 3 PM

For the next few weeks, expect intermittent one-lane closures on Sixth Street from the Grand Avenue Bridge to Laurel Street.

Periodic one-lane closures on the GAB through February, M-F

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

Grand Avenue Bridge River Safety video now available

CDOT has released a YouTube video providing valuable information about river safety during the Grand Avenue Bridge project. Watch Online


Posted on: August 10, 2015

Visitor Information

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Looking for a new place to visit? Look no further! Glenwood Springs, Colorado is a family friendly vacation destination located 40 miles north of Aspen and 60 miles west of Vail.

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Posted on: August 10, 2015

Parks and Recreation Spotlight

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We are excited to offer a variety of programs for your recreational needs. The Parks Department maintains 15 developed parks, totaling over 100 acres and over 4,000 acres of open space.

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Posted on: August 10, 2015

Environmental Programs

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The City of Glenwood Springs is committed to environmental awareness issues. Look for more information on how you can participate in keeping our valley clean and safe for future generations.


Posted on: February 1, 2017

Electric Vehicle Sales Event: REV up Your Ride

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The City of Glenwood Springs is partnering with Garfield Clean Energy and other organizations in Garfield, Pitkin, and Eagle Counties to launch a program called “Electric Vehicle Sales Event: REV Up Your Ride.”   This program will encourage local...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Updated Senior Fare Policy - RFTA and Ride Glenwood Springs

RFTA has recently announced that it will begin requiring Seniors to present photo ID on all RFTA regional routes.  ID will also be required to qualify for the free Senior fare on Ride Glenwood Springs buses.

Seniors should notify the driver of their s...

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

Sign-up for Grand Avenue Bridge Project Updates

Sign up for Updates

From CDOT:

Updated information regarding traffic impacts on this project will be available at http://www.sh82grandavenuebridge.com/. (Follow the link listed below)

To receive project updates via e-mail, visit www.sh82grandavenuebridge.com and click...More Info...

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