Windsor News

Posted on: April 8, 2020

Preliminary Results from 2020 Municipal Election Released

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Windsor’s municipal election was held on April 7. The Town Clerk is required to accept ballots from Uniformed and Overseas Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) voters up to eight days after the election. Official election results will be available on th...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Weld County Board of Commissioners Pulls Out of C-PACE Program, Jeopardizes Windsor Sports Complex

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The Future Legends Sports Complex (formerly known as Colorado National Sports Park) is a private project with a public partnership component tied to the Town of Windsor. With construction of a 118-acre sports tourism park underway at the location commonly...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Windsor Residents Encouraged to Participate in April 7 Election Day

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Tomorrow, April 7, 2020 is Windsor’s municipal election and the last day for residents to submit their ballots.

Residents are encouraged to follow the directions provided in the ballot envelope and sign via the voter authorization indicated on th...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Special Census Edition of Windsor Matters Digital Newsletter Now Available!

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The 2020 Census is still on, and it is more important than ever to make sure you are counted! Learn about the importance of the Census and how to participate in this special digital newsletter.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Windsor Parks Division Cancels Thursday Kern Ditch Burn

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The Town of Windsor Parks Division has cancelled its previously scheduled controlled burn at the Kern Ditch in Chimney Park. The burn was intended for Thursday but due to Fire Department fire restrictions, the town needed to postpone to a later date.

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Windsor Operated Facilities Close to the Public to Encourage Social Distancing

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Town of Windsor facilities will close to the public beginning at midnight to protect essential services while attempting to stop the spread of COVID-19. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of the virus within town limits. Town facilities include th...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Windsor Town Manager Issues Emergency Declaration in Response to COVID-19

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Town Manager Shane Hale has issued a Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency in response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) effective 8 a.m., Tuesday, March 17. The declaration was made in the interests of public health and safety to address the evolving spread of...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Windsor to Close Recreation Center, Cancel Programs Out of an Abundance of Caution

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Out of an abundance of caution and to align with the Weld RE-4 School District, the Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department has suspended all programs and activities through Monday, April 6. Effective 9 p.m. Friday, March 13, the Windso...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Delayed Start Dates for New Software, Increased Rates for Public Works Fill Station

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The water fill station located at Windsor’s Public Services Campus, 922 N. 15th St., is operating with increased rates and will begin utilizing a new service system on March 30.

Starting March 2, 2020, fill station rates increased from $3.50 to $...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Windsor Downtown Project Seeks New Partner to Bring Backlots Project to Life

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On Friday, March 6, Brinkman Inc.—the Fort Collins-based company originally selected to develop a vacant parcel of land in downtown Windsor—respectfully discontinued development of the project. The Town of Windsor and Windsor Downtown ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Windsor Mayor Melendez to Proclaim Tuesday, March 10 “Day of Champions”

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Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez is set to proclaim Tuesday, March 10, “Day of Champions” as a way to recognize the Windsor High School wrestling team’s recent state championship. Melendez will make the proclamation at ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Windsor Utility Rates Adjusted to Meet Current Needs, Plan for Future

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Monthly rates are increasing by 7.5% for potable water and 4.67% for stormwater. These increases will be reflected in the March 2020 water bill.

Monthly potable water rates are tiered based on water use. Consumption is billed per 1,000 gallons and will var...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Windsor Works to Fill Advisory Board Vacancies, Accepts Applications

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The Town of Windsor is seeking motivated, civic-minded residents to assist the community by serving as an advisory board member.   

Applications are currently being accepted through Friday, March 13 for the following advisory board positi...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Windsor Police Locate Vehicle Tied to Shooting Suspect, Active Investigation Continues

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On Monday, February 24, at 1:48 a.m., Windsor shooting suspect Kaman Morgan turned himself into Weld County authorities and was booked into the Weld County Jail thereafter. He is no longer considered a risk to the public. In addition to the on-going inves...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Windsor Shooting Suspect Turns Himself Into Authorities, Police Need Assistance Locating Vehicle

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On Monday, February 24, at 8:11 p.m., the Windsor Police Department responded to a report of a shooting in the 400 block of Sundance Drive. One victim was found on scene. The person of interest in the case, 35 year-old Kaman Morgan of Windsor, fled the sc...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 24, 2020

Windsor Police Respond to Homicide, Suspect Fled Crime Scene

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Windsor Police need help identifying the whereabouts of a suspect involved in a shooting that resulted in the death of an adult victim. On Monday, February 24, at 8:11 p.m., the Windsor Police Department responded to a report of a shooting in the 400 bloc...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Presidents Day Closures Planned for Town of Windsor Facilities

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Several Town of Windsor facilities will be closed on Monday, February 17, in observance of Presidents Day. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., Public Services, 922 N. 15th St., and the Police Department Administrative Offices, 200...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Windsor Police Announces Promotion of Five Officers, Presents Others with Life-Saving Award

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The Windsor Police Department honored several of their own this month in separate ceremonies to recognize their service.

On January 15, several officers were honored in a promotion ceremony at the U.S. Army Reserve Training Center in Windsor. In all, five ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Windsor Youth Participate, Advance to Next Round of Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department hosted the annual Denver Nuggets Basketball Skills Challenge on Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St. 

Nearly 60 area youth participated in the event, eight of...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Public Art Installation Scheduled for Jan. 15 at 7th Street, New Liberty Road

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The Town of Windsor is excited to announce the installation of a new public art piece by sculptor and longtime resident Sheldon Roberts. This new public art piece is made possible by a private donation from resident and property developer Martin Lind.

The ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Windsor Police Department Partners with Larimer Humane Society on Lost and Rescued Pets

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Starting this year, the Town of Windsor Police Department is working with the Larimer Humane Society (LHS), located at 3501 E. 71st St. in Loveland, to address issues of lost, abused or stray pets.

Windsor Police urges residents to call their non-emergency...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Town Board Member Ken Bennett to Host Community Conversation Jan. 11

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Windsor residents are invited to join District 3 Town Board Member and Mayor Pro Tem Ken Bennett at an upcoming Community Conversation event on Saturday, Jan. 11 at Coffee House 29, 1039 Main St. Residents are encouraged to stop by anytime between 8 and 9...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Date for 2020 Town of Windsor Municipal Election Announced

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The Town of Windsor’s next municipal election will be held Tuesday, April 7, 2020, with four Town Board positions being decided.

Originally elected in April 2016, Mayor Kristie Melendez’s term expires with this election. Terms also expi...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Windsor Bans Smoking and Vaping in Recreation Areas Starting January 1, 2020

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The Town of Windsor is set to ban smoking and vapor inhalation in Town-owned recreation areas on January 1, 2020 in an effort to provide for the public health, safety and welfare of the community. Recreation areas include parks, trails and natural areas w...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 30, 2019

Mayor Melendez to Hold Community Meeting Addressing Windsor Post Office Concerns

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Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez will host an upcoming meeting to address community concerns with local postal services. The meeting will be held on Jan. 21 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Community Recreation Center Cedar/Spruce room where residents will have a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 26, 2019

Town of Windsor to Offer Free Residential Christmas Tree Recycling at New Location

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Windsor residents are encouraged to keep their live Christmas trees out of the landfill after the holiday season comes to a close and participate in the town’s residential Christmas tree recycling program.

Live trees can be recycled Dec. 26 throu...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 23, 2019

December Special Edition Digital Newsletter Now Available!

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We’ve posted the latest digital town newsletter to our website. Learn about the Santa Cops program and keeping packages safe from porch pirates. We’ve also highlighted photos from the town’s Windsor Wonderland event. ...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Holiday Closures Announced for the Town of Windsor

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In observance of the Christmas and New Year holidays, Town of Windsor administrative offices will close at noon on Tuesday, Dec. 24 and again on Tuesday, Dec. 31. They will remain closed the entire day on Wednesday, Dec. 25 and Wednesday, Jan. 1.

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Mayor Melendez Attends White House Leadership Conference

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Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez visited Washington D.C. Thursday, Dec. 12 to attend the White House Conference with Women Municipal Leaders. There were about 75 women in attendance representing local governments from across the country. Melendez wa...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Windsor Works to Fill Advisory Board Vacancies, Accepts Applications

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The Town of Windsor is seeking motivated, civic-minded residents to assist the community by serving as an advisory board member.  

Applications are currently being accepted through Friday, December 27 for the following advisory board positions:

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Santa Cops of Weld County Annual Toy Drive Collects Gifts Now Through Jan. 9

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Join the Windsor Police Department as they participate in Santa Cops of Weld County’s annual holiday toy drive to support families facing financial difficulties.

Santa Cops of Weld County was founded in 1986 by the Greeley Police Department and i...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 11, 2019

New Bus Route to Connect Fort Collins, Windsor and Greeley Starts January

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The Poudre Express, a new bus route operated by Greeley Evans Transit, is set to begin operation Thursday, January 2 and will service Windsor, Fort Collins and Greeley.

The bus times and bus route have been heavily researched by transit officials and are b...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Windsor Forestry Division Begins Tree Maintenance This Week

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The Town of Windsor Forestry Division is set to work with contractors to conduct annual tree removal services during the month of December, weather permitting. This is an annual budgeted program to mitigate the potential safety risks caused by declining t...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Winter Storm Update

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Post Update (11/27, 6:21 a.m.): Please drive safely, roads will be slick today. Town facilities are open today, Nov. 27 and will be closed again Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29 to observe Thanksgiving. 

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Windsor Planning Department Invites Community Input for Transportation Master Plan Recommendations

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Over the past few years, the Town of Windsor and surrounding communities have seen unprecedented growth. As always, the Town of Windsor is committed to providing residents, employees and visitors with the high quality services and community environment th...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 19, 2019

Thanksgiving Closures Announced for the Town of Windsor

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In observance of Thanksgiving, Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29.

Town of Windsor administrative offices closed for Thanksgiving include Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., Public Works, 922 N. 15...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Windsor Police and Dutch Bros Coffee to Host Special Olympics Fundraiser Nov. 27

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The Windsor Police Department and Dutch Bros Coffee will host their first-ever Badges with Buckets fundraiser Wednesday, Nov. 27.

Dutch Bros Coffee will donate $1 for every coffee sold during the event. Weather permitting, local Special Olympics athletes a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Veterans Day Office Closures Announced for the Town of Windsor

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In observance of Veterans Day, on Monday, November 11, Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed.

Town of Windsor administrative offices closed on Veterans Day include Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., Public Works, 922 N. 15th St., and the Police Dep...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Windsor Fall Yard Waste Clean-Up Rescheduled for Nov. 16

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It’s hard to rake leaves when the ground is covered in snow. Because of the weather, the Town of Windsor has decided to reschedule its Fall Yard Waste Clean-Up event for Saturday, November 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event was originally sched...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 28, 2019

Windsor Utility Customers Invited to Participate in Fall Yard Waste Clean-Up, Nov. 2

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Windsor utility customers with valid identification such as a driver’s license or copy of their utility bill are invited to participate in Windsor’s Fall Yard Waste Clean-Up Day, Saturday, November 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Weather permittin...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 25, 2019

October/November Newsletter Now Available!

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The next edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter is now available.

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Town of Windsor IT Department Shares Cybersecurity Tips to Keep Residents Safe Online

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Windsor, CO – The Town of Windsor Information Technology (IT) Department prioritizes cybersecurity and has a dedicated team of professionals working to keep town information and networks secure. As part of National Cybersecurity Awarene...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Remaining 2019 Dates Announced for the Town of Windsor’s Coffee with the Mayor Series

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Windsor residents are invited to enjoy coffee and discuss their questions, concerns and ideas with Mayor Kristie Melendez during a monthly Coffee with the Mayor event. The event is held every third Saturday of the month from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at various l...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Windsor Police Participate in National Drug Take Back Day, Oct. 26

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Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue but proper disposal of unused drugs can save lives and protect the environment. With that in mind, the Windsor Police Department, 200 N. 11th St., will help residents safely dispose of u...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Town of Windsor Advocates for Smart Recycling

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The Town of Windsor encourages Windsor utility customers to utilize the Sorted Materials Recycling Center located at 922 N. 15th St. but kindly asks residents to do so responsibly.

Located at Windsor’s Public Works Facility, the recycling center ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Windsor to Host Variety of Halloween Activities

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 The Town of Windsor invites community members to a variety of fall activities and events happening during the month of October. This month is packed with family-friendly events including pumpkin carving, swimming for pumpkins, cemetery tours and...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Mayor Pro Tem Bennett to Host Community Conversation

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Windsor residents are invited to join Mayor Pro Tem and District 3 Town Board Member Ken Bennett to discuss ideas, answer questions and field comments during a Community Conversation event planned for Wednesday, October 9, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., at Windsor La...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Threat Reported at Windsor High School Resulted in Morning Lockout

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On September 25, 2019, Windsor Police received anonymous information about a threat at Windsor High School. Windsor High School and Windsor Middle School were place on lockout by school officials.  Windsor Police worked with school staff to inves...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Special Stormwater Edition of Windsor Matters Available Now

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Learn about the town's municipal stormwater sewer system and how you can help keep our rivers and streams clean in this special edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter.

Visit windsorgov.com/Connect to view this or previous editions of the newsletter.

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Windsor Mayor Hosts Saturday Morning Coffee Event Focused on Emergency Preparedness

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The Town of Windsor’s next Coffee with the Mayor event is Saturday, Sept. 21, 7:30 to 9:00 a.m., at the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St.  During the event, Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez, Weld County Emergency Manager Roy Rudisill and...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

August 2019 Windsor Matters Newsletter Now Available

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Learn about events happening at the Windsor Harvest Festival, the town's mosquito management program, and crosswalk safety in the August 2019 edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter. Visit windsorgov.com/connect to access the newsletter.&nb...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Labor Day Closures Planned for Town of Windsor Facilities

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Town of Windsor public facilities will be closed Monday, Sept. 2 in observance of Labor Day. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., and Public Works, 922 N. 15th St.

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Street Striping Begins Tuesday in Windsor

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Staff from the Town of Windsor Public Works Department are set to begin the town’s annual street striping efforts Tuesday, August 27. The pavement striping program is important to the town’s transportation system because it maintains traffic markings and ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Windsor Police Department Closes Investigation Related to State Trooper Call for Assistance

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On Tuesday, August 20, Windsor Police responded to a call for medical assistance from a Colorado State Trooper who was located at 375 E. Main St. Windsor Police concluded their investigation and no determination has been made for the cause of the illness....

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Windsor Police Department Responds to State Trooper Call for Assistance

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On Tuesday, August 20, at approximately 10:00 a.m., the Windsor Police Department responded to a call for medical assistance from a Colorado State Trooper who was located at 375 E. Main St.

Law enforcement are speaking with people involved in the situation...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Windsor Harvest Festival Schedule of Events Announced for Labor Day Weekend

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The fall festival season kicks off Labor Day weekend with the 98th Annual Windsor Harvest Festival, happening Saturday, Aug. 31 through Monday, Sept. 2. The three-day festival is packed with family-friendly events including hot air balloon launches, a mud...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Windsor Community Recreation Center Closed for Maintenance August 19-25

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The Windsor Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., will be closed August 19 through 25 for maintenance and cleaning. The indoor pool will close a day early on Sunday, August 18.

“We try to minimize facility closures throughout the year, so we schedu...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Update on fatal accident on Eastman Park Dr and Great Western Dr

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Windsor Police are continuing the investigation of the fatal traffic accident at Eastman Park Dr. and Great Western Dr.

A 2005 Freightliner truck with a trailer was northbound on Great Western Dr. and failed to stop for the stop sign at Eastman Park Dr. A ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 11, 2019

Weld County Road 23 north closed at Eastman Park Drive due to fatal traffic accident

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Windsor Police are currently investigating a fatal accident involving two vehicles on Eastman Park Drive and Great Western. Two people died on scene. One person is being treated at local hospital. Weld County Road 23 is closed north of Eastman Park until ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 9, 2019

Windsor Works to Fill Advisory Board Vacancies, Accepts Applications

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The Town of Windsor is seeking motivated, civic-minded residents to assist the community by serving as an advisory board member.  

Applications are currently being accepted through Friday August 23, for the following advisory board positions:

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Roundabout at 7th St. & New Liberty Rd. to Open Friday Afternoon

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There’s one more item that needs to be taken care of before a new roundabout at the intersection of 7th St. and New Liberty Rd. can open in the afternoon of Friday, Aug. 9. Xcel and Poudre Valley REA have to install light poles and connect electricity as ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Windsor Harvest Festival Enters 98th Year, Town of Windsor Updates Parade Participation Guidelines

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Windsor, Colorado’s largest annual event—the Windsor Harvest Festival—celebrates its 98th anniversary this year. From Aug. 31 through Sept. 2, visitors from across the state will join town residents for the weekend celebration packed with fun events inclu...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 31, 2019

State Test Confirms Decrease in Windsor Lake Algae, Town Reopens Lake

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The Town of Windsor is reopening Windsor Lake Reservoir to all activities on Thursday, August 1. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment confirmed the most recent water sample taken from the lake tested well-below harmful levels of cyanob...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Town of Windsor Closes Windsor Lake Reservoir

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Windsor, CO – On Tuesday, July 23, the Town of Windsor closed Windsor Lake Reservoir to town provided activities until further notice. A precautionary water sample taken from the lake Thursday, July 18 tested positive for cyanobacteria also known...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Windsor’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Fall 2019 Activity Guide Now Available

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department’s Fall 2019 Activity Guide is now available digitally. Online registration starts Monday, July 29, and in person or by phone registration will be available on Monday, August 5.

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Asphalt Patching in Windsor Beginning July 22, Minor Traffic Delays Expected

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The Town of Windsor Public Works Department will begin extensive asphalt patching across town July 22, with work continuing into the fall.

The Street Division’s asphalt patching program focuses on areas of pavement in need of corrective or emergency mainte...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Special 4th of July Newsletter Now Available

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Find everything you need to know about the 4th of July in Windsor—from road closures, parking information, rules on fireworks, and more—in this special edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter.

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Windsor to Celebrate Fourth of July

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The Town of Windsor is set to hold its annual Fourth of July celebration at Boardwalk Park with a special dog-friendly race, food vendors and a fireworks display.

The Fourth of July Four-Legged Fun Run, a dog-friendly race around Windsor Lake, will begin a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Windsor Police Seek Information on Thursday Night Multi-Vehicle Crash

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Windsor Police are investigating a multi-vehicle incident that happened on Thursday, June 27, at approximately 7:40 p.m. The incident occurred on State Hwy. 392/Main St. and closed traffic in the Town of Windsor from 1st St. through Weld Cty. Hwy. 257 for...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 26, 2019

June 2019 Windsor Newsletter Now Available

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Learn about roundabouts, emergency preparedness, and opportunities for family fun in the June 2019 edition of Windsor Matters. Visit http://bit.ly/2RBssZy to access the newsletter.

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Windsor Announces Public Works Facility Campus Expansion

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The Town of Windsor Public Works Facility is expanding! The town will break ground on a new parks maintenance and museum collections facility on Monday, June 24. The public is invited to attend the groundbreaking at 4:45 p.m. at Windsor's Public Works loc...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Half-Day Closure of Windsor’s Main Park Scheduled for June 25

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Windsor’s Main Park, located at 300 Locust St., will be temporarily closed Tuesday, June 25, from 5 a.m. to 11 a.m., weather permitting, so that the historic American elm trees located within the park can be treated for European Elm Scale.  

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Windsor’s Art & Heritage Center Opens New Exhibition June 20

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A traveling exhibition on loan from the City of Greeley Museums comes to the Town of Windsor’s Art & Heritage Center this summer.

The BUILD! Frontiers exhibition, runs June 20 through September 22, and combines regional history with toy bricks ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Construction of a New Roundabout in Windsor Begins Next Week

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Construction of a new roundabout at the intersection of 7th St. and New Liberty Rd. in the Town of Windsor begins next Tuesday, June 18, weather permitting.

To mitigate traffic concerns during the project, 7th St. between Crossroads Blvd. and Kestrel Ct. w...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Windsor Farmers Market Begins June 22

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The Town of Windsor’s Farmers Market begins on June 22 and runs through September 28 on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Boardwalk Park, 100 N. 5th St.

The Farmers Market features meats, cheeses, eggs, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce. Each ma...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Windsor's Movies in the Park Series Begins June 14

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The Town of Windsor’s Movies in the Park series begins June 14 and runs through September 1 on Fridays at dusk at various parks in Windsor. All movies are family friendly and free.

The 2019 schedule includes:

  • June 14: Space Jam (PG), Main Park, 300...
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Windsor News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Windsor Hosts Transportation Master Plan Open House, Seeks Public Input

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Windsor’s Planning Department has a busy summer ahead of them. In addition to permit approvals and development reviews, the department is working with consultants on creating a comprehensive transportation master plan that helps fulfill Windsor's transpor...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Windsor Residents Invited to Take Public Art Survey

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The Town of Windsor’s Culture Division would like to know what types of art and locations are most desired by the community. The survey will be available through June and is the first step in creating the Public Art Master Plan. Results from the survey wi...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Consumer Confidence Report Released, Windsor Water Quality Surpasses Federal & State Standards

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The Town of Windsor 2019 Water Quality Consumer Confidence Report is now available to the public and concludes that Windsor’s water surpasses federal and state standards.

The Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report, also referred to as the Water Quality ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Windsor Police and Optimist Club Host Community Bike Night, June 4

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The National Safety Council’s Injury Facts® notes that the number of deaths reported in the United States from bicycle incidents increased 29%, from 793 in 2010 to 1,024 in 2017. According to Detective Andrew Stanger, “Traditionally, we see more bicycle-r...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Windsor Police Department Reminds Residents to Sign up for Emergency Alerts

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Due to recent severe weather alerts, the Town of Windsor Police Department wants to remind residents to sign up for emergency notification systems. LETA911 and CodeRED are two of the alert systems available for residents living and/or working in Larimer a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 24, 2019

Chimney Park Pool Opens May 25

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The Town of Windsor’s Chimney Park Pool, 421 Chimney Park Dr., opens for the summer season from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 25.

Chimney Park Pool will operate under the following special hours until Saturday, June 8:

  • Sunday, May 26: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
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Windsor News
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Windsor Memorial Day Public Facility Hours Announced

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In observance of Memorial Day, on Monday, May 27, Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed and both the Community Recreation Center and Chimney Park Pool will operate on shortened holiday schedules.

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Windsor Announces Advisory Board Vacancies, Accepts Applications

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The Town of Windsor is seeking motivated, civic-minded residents to assist the community by serving as an advisory board member.  

Applications are currently being accepted through Tuesday, May 28, for the following advisory board positions:

  • Histor...
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Windsor News
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Windsor’s Downtown Wins Governor’s Award for Dynamic Downtown District

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Windsor’s downtown recently earned the Dynamic District Award during the Governor's Awards for Downtown Excellence Gala in Aspen. The accolade recognizes downtown districts that have shown an exemplary commitment to fostering a vibrant downtown resulting ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Parks, Recreation & Culture Department Begins Community Input Process with Public Meeting on May 14

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Windsor residents are invited to join the Parks, Recreation & Culture Department for a community meeting to discuss their thoughts and ideas for the department’s strategic plan on Tuesday, May 14, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., at Community Recreation Center...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Windsor Police Urge Motorists To Always Stop For School Buses

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With area schools still in session, the Windsor Police Department is reminding motorists to drive safely around school buses and to always stop for a bus’s flashing lights.

On average, 24 children are killed every year in school bus accidents nationwide, w...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Windsor Police Participate in National Drug Take Back Day, April 27

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Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue but proper disposal of unused drugs can save lives and protect the environment. With that in mind, the Windsor Police Department, 200 N. 11th St., will help residents safely dispose of u...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 19, 2019

Windsor Utility Customers Invited to Participate in Town Clean-Up Days, April 26 & 27

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Windsor utility customers with valid identification such as a driver’s license, are invited to participate in Windsor’s Clean-Up Days, Friday, April 26 & Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., to dispose of general household trash found in and around t...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department to Offer Discounted Chimney Park Pool Passes

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department will begin offering multiple Chimney Park Pool pass promotions this month.

Annual Community Recreation Center members can purchase a Chimney Park Pool add-on pass for $25 per person beginning April 25 ...

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Windsor News

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Windsor’s Section of Poudre River Trail to Close March 16-18

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A section of the Town of Windsor’s Poudre Trail will be temporarily closed between Colorado Blvd. and Laku Lake Rd. at Eastman Park Wednesday, March 16 through Wednesday, March 18, weather permitting.

The trail is being closed due to utility work...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Windsor Youth Participate, Advance to State Round of Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department hosted the annual Denver Nuggets Basketball Skills Challenge Sectional on Sunday, Feb. 23, at the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St.

Nearly 35 area kids participated in the event, from five d...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Windsor Youth Participate, Advance to Next Round of Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department hosted the annual Denver Nuggets Basketball Skills Challenge on Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St. 

Nearly 60 area youth participated in the event, eight of...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Windsor Forestry Division Begins Tree Maintenance This Week

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The Town of Windsor Forestry Division is set to work with contractors to conduct annual tree removal services during the month of December, weather permitting. This is an annual budgeted program to mitigate the potential safety risks caused by declining t...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: November 29, 2019

Winter/Spring 2020 Activity Guide Now Available

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department’s Winter/Spring 2020 Activity Guide is now available digitally. Online registration starts Monday, December 2, and in person or by phone will be available beginning on Monday, December 9.

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Winter Storm Update

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UPDATE: The Community Recreation Center is open, Wednesday, Nov. 27. It will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28 for Thanksgiving Day. 

Additional winter storm updates posted to https://windsorgov.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1047.

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Park Facilities to Close October 15

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The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department will close park facilities, including restrooms, fountains and spigots, for the season on Wednesday, October 15, weather permitting.

Restrooms at the Windsor-Severance Fire Museum, 121 N. 6th S...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Windsor to Host Variety of Halloween Activities

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The Town of Windsor invites community members to a variety of fall activities and events happening during the month of October. This month is packed with family-friendly events including pumpkin carving, swimming for pumpkins, cemetery tours and trick-or-...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Windsor Harvest Festival Schedule of Events Announced for Labor Day Weekend

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The fall festival season kicks off Labor Day weekend with the 98th Annual Windsor Harvest Festival, happening Saturday, Aug. 31 through Monday, Sept. 2. The three-day festival is packed with family-friendly events including hot air balloon launches, a mud...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Windsor Community Recreation Center Closed for Maintenance August 19-25

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The Windsor Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., will be closed August 19 through 25 for maintenance and cleaning. The indoor pool will close a day early on Sunday, August 18.

“We try to minimize facility closures throughout the year, so we schedu...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: July 31, 2019

State Test Confirms Decrease in Windsor Lake Algae, Town Reopens Lake

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The Town of Windsor is reopening Windsor Lake Reservoir to all activities on Thursday, August 1. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment confirmed the most recent water sample taken from the lake tested well-below harmful levels of cyanob...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Town of Windsor Closes Windsor Lake Reservoir Until Further Notice

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On Tuesday, July 23, the Town of Windsor closed Windsor Lake Reservoir to town provided activities until further notice. A precautionary water sample taken from the lake Thursday, July 18 tested positive for cyanobacteria also known as blue-green algae.

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Windsor’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Fall 2019 Activity Guide Now Available

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department’s Fall 2019 Activity Guide is now available digitally. Online registration starts Monday, July 29, and in person or by phone registration will be available on Monday, August 5.

This fall’s Activity Gui...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: July 11, 2019

This July, it’s Game On at Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture

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Summer is here, which means it’s time to get out and explore the great things happening at your local parks and recreation centers. This July, join in on the fun and games offered by local parks and recreation with Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture ...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Half-Day Closure of Windsor’s Main Park Scheduled for June 25

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Windsor’s Main Park, located at 300 Locust St., will be temporarily closed Tuesday, June 25, from 5 a.m. to 11 a.m., weather permitting, so that the historic American elm trees located within the park can be treated for European Elm Scale.  

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Windsor’s Art & Heritage Center Opens New Exhibition June 20

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A traveling exhibition on loan from the City of Greeley Museums comes to the Town of Windsor’s Art & Heritage Center this summer.

The BUILD! Frontiers exhibition, runs June 20 through September 22, and combines regional history with toy bricks ...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Windsor Farmers Market Begins June 22

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The Town of Windsor’s Farmers Market begins on June 22 and runs through September 28 on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Boardwalk Park, 100 N. 5th St.

The Farmers Market features meats, cheeses, eggs, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce. Each ma...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Windsor’s Movies in the Park Series Begins June 14

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The Town of Windsor’s Movies in the Park series begins June 14 and runs through September 1 on Fridays at dusk at various parks in Windsor. All movies are family friendly and free.

The 2019 schedule includes:

  • June 14: Space Jam (PG), Main Park, 300...
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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Windsor Residents Invited to Take Public Art Survey

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The Town of Windsor’s Culture Division would like to know what types of art and locations are most desired by the community. The survey will be available through June and is the first step in creating the Public Art Master Plan. Results from the survey wi...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Parks, Recreation & Culture Department Begins Community Input Process with Public Meeting on May 14

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Windsor residents are invited to join the Parks, Recreation & Culture Department for a community meeting to discuss their thoughts and ideas for the department’s strategic plan on Tuesday, May 14, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., at the Community Recreation Ce...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department to Offer Discounted Chimney Park Pool Passes

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department will begin offering multiple Chimney Park Pool pass promotions this month.

Annual Community Recreation Center members can purchase a Chimney Park Pool add-on pass for $25 per person beginning April 25 ...

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Windsor Parks, Rec & Culture News

Windsor News

Posted on: March 11, 2020

Delayed Start Dates for New Software, Increased Rates for Public Works Fill Station

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The water fill station located at Windsor’s Public Services Campus, 922 N. 15th St., is operating with increased rates and will begin utilizing a new service system on March 30.

Starting March 2, 2020, fill station rates increased from $3.50 to $...

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Windsor Utility News
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Windsor Utility Rates Adjusted to Meet Current Needs, Plan for Future

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Monthly rates are increasing by 7.5% for potable water and 4.67% for stormwater. These increases will be reflected in the March 2020 water bill.

Monthly potable water rates are tiered based on water use. Consumption is billed per 1,000 gallons and will var...

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Windsor Utility News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Water Providers

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Learn more about the Consumer Confidence Report that is published by the Town of Windsor each year.

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

After-Hours Leaks & Breaks

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For after-hours water line leaks or water main breaks, call 970-674-5415 to report the issue.

Windsor Utility News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Water Efficiency Tips

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The Town of Windsor offers residents and business owners ideas on how they can use water efficiently. Learn about these tips and find other educational resources.

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