Posted on: July 21, 2017

Instagram Scavenger Hunt

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Starting Monday, July 24th, the City will start a two week long social media scavenger hunt, featuring a daily winner.

You can win great prizes, including a variety of gift cards to use throughout Glenwood Springs. 

Follow the City’s Instagram account, “glenwoodspringscolorado”, for more information.

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Happy Trails

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Win GREAT PRIZES with our new Happy Trails initiative!

Happy Trails is an initiative of the City of Glenwood Springs to increase safety and consideration on our roads, sidewalks, paths and trails. This 4-week campaign will feature information on how to get around Glenwood safely and within the rules.

Each week...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

South Bridge Public Meeting Scheduled for August 2

The City of Glenwood Springs is hosting a public open house at 5 to 7 p.m. on August 2 at Sopris Elementary for the South Bridge project. A presentation will be provided from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Since the 2002 Coal Seam Fire forced the evacuation of areas south and west of Glenwood Springs, impacting more than 3,000 residents, the city has been working on plans for a bridge over the Roaring Fork River south of the city. A Federal Earmark for a So...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: July 7, 2017

CONE ZONES: Road Closures in Glenwood Springs

Construction crews will be completing utility work and roadway improvements. Please be aware of the following traffic impacts:

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From Tuesday (7/25) to Friday (7/28), I-70 (both directions) will detour from 8 PM to 6AM. The Grand Avenue Bridge will be closed during these detours. Eastbound traffic leaving the interstate for Glenwood Springs or Aspen should exit at 114...

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Glenwood Springs News
Posted on: July 3, 2017

City of Glenwood Springs Kicks Off Parks and Recreation Month with Fourth of July Celebration

The month of July is Parks and Recreation Month in Glenwood Springs.

The City kicks off the festivities with an Independence Day celebration at Two Rivers Park, on July 4th at 5 pm. Throughout the rest of the month, the Glenwood Springs Parks and Recreation Department will be celebrating with free Zumba in the park, Summer...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

City of Glenwood Springs to Initiate Fire Restrictions July 1

Fire in New Castle

Due to dry conditions presenting a fire hazard throughout the Glenwood Springs area, City staff have determined it necessary to put Stage 1 fire restrictions in place within the city limits, effective July 1.

Stage 1

The following acts are prohibited:

  • Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire or campfire except within a developed recreation site, or improved site.  36 CFR 261.52(a).
  • Smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a develo...
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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Temporary Changes to Ride Glenwood Springs Bus Service Begin Monday, August 14

Ride Glenwood Springs (RGS) will begin running temporary Grand Avenue Bridge Detour service on Monday, August 14 through Wednesday, November 22. Existing RGS customers should be aware that the temporary route will not service all stops on the existing RGS...

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RFTA Grand Avenue Bridge Schedules Transportation
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 the...

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

Sign-up for Grand Avenue Bridge Project Updates

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From CDOT:

Updated information regarding traffic impacts on this project will be available at (Follow the link listed below)

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