Posted on: June 22, 2017

Windsor to Celebrate 2017 Fourth of July Events at Boardwalk Park

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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, snack food vendors and a fireworks display.

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

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Windsor Receives 12th Distinguished Budget Award

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The Town of Windsor received its twelfth Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the town’s 2017 budget.

The town also received Special Performance Measures Recognition.

According to the ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Town Board Member Adams to Hold Community Conversation June 20

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Town of Windsor Town Board Member Ivan Adams (District 6) will hold a Community Conversation session from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, in the Senior Lounge of the Community Recreation Center. 

Members of the community are invited to join Town Board ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Windsor Police Looks to Deter Summer Crime with Prevention

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The Windsor Police Department notes an annual increase in certain types of crime in the summer months that residents can take proactive measures to help prevent.

“While we pride ourselves on our low crime rates, Windsor sees similar increases in ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Windsor Encourages Railroad Crossing Safety

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With summer events right around the corner, the Town of Windsor would like to remind community members of the following railroad crossing safety tips:

  • The only safe place to cross is at a designated roadway crossing or public crossing with a railroad cross...
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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Windsor to Begin Mosquito Management Efforts June 5

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The Town of Windsor will begin its annual Mosquito Management Program this week and will start trapping mosquitoes the week of June 5.

Vector Disease Control International (VDCI) is set to begin field inspections this week. They will look for standing wate...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Windsor Water Quality Surpasses Federal and State Standards

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The Town of Windsor 2017 Water Quality Report is now available to the public, and concludes that Windsor’s water surpasses federal and state standards.

The Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report, or “Water Quality Report,” ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Windsor to Hold Community Bike Night June 13

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The Town of Windsor Police Department and the Windsor Optimist Club will hold a community Bike Night event from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 13, at Boardwalk Park.

“We’ve worked with the Optimist Club to revamp our annual Bike Rodeo,&rdqu...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Windsor Town Board Member Rennemeyer to Hold Community Conversation June 6

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Town of Windsor Town Board Member Paul Rennemeyer (District 4) will hold a Community Conversation session from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 6, in the Pine Room of the Community Recreation Center. 

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

World’s Largest Sports Park to Build in Windsor

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Rocky Mountain Sports Park (RMSP) is set to build the world’s largest sports park in Windsor, Colo.

RMSP will be a destination baseball and softball complex for youth, attracting players from across the nation, as well as internationally. The spo...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Windsor Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 8

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The Town of Windsor — in partnership with Kaiser Permanente, Bank of Colorado and Poudre Valley REA — will begin its Summer Concert Series at Boardwalk Park Thursday, June 8, and will continue through Thursday, Aug. 10.

Concerts will ta...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Windsor's Movies in the Park to Begin June 9

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The Town of Windsor’s annual Movies in the Park series — brought to viewers by Kaiser Permanente, Poudre Valley REA and Bank of Colorado — will begin Friday, June 9, and will continue through September 3.

Movies in the Park ar...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Town Offices Closed May 29 for Memorial Day

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Town of Windsor administrative offices — including Town Hall, Public Works and the Police Department — will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.

While administrative offices are closed, Windsor Police officers are on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Windsor to Hold Memorial Day Ceremony May 29

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The Town of Windsor and the American Legion will hold the town’s annual Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday, May 29, at Lakeview Cemetery.

The Memorial Day ceremony honors veterans laid to rest in Windsor, and will include comments and the placement of...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Windsor's Chimney Park Pool to Open May 27

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The Town of Windsor’s Chimney Park Pool will open for the summer season on Saturday, May 27.

Open swim will be held each day at Chimney Park Pool from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 27 through August 8. After August 8, the pool will hold open swim from 10...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Windsor Lake Open for Boating May 27

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The Town of Windsor’s Windsor Lake will open Saturday, May 27, for water craft rentals and motorized or non-motorized boating.

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Motorized boats can operate on Windsor Lake with a permit and reservation from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. or 2 p.m...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Windsor Seeks Community Feedback for Citizen Survey

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The Town of Windsor is seeking community feedback for its National Citizen Survey, a survey designed to gauge the town’s level of service and resident perceptions.

“The National Citizen Survey provides an opportunity for us to connect w...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Chris Darcy Named 2017 Windsor Police Officer of the Year

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Town of Windsor Police Officer Chris Darcy was named the Windsor Optimist Club Officer of the Year on May 11. 

The Officer of the Year Award recognizes officers for their job performance and attitude over the last year.

Darcy joined the Windsor Pol...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Windsor Named National Parks and Recreation Award Finalist

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department has been named a finalist for the prestigious 2017 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management.

“Being recognized as a national finalist is very exciting and h...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Windsor Now Accepting Advisory Board 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 May 12 for the following advisory board positions:

  • Historic Preserv...
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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Windsor Offering Free Home Water Conservation Kits

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The Town of Windsor will offer free home water conservation kits to Windsor residents. The kits will be available for pick up during normal business hours — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday — at Town Hall.

The home water conserva...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Windsor Lawn Watering Restrictions Begin May 1

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The Town of Windsor will begin lawn watering restrictions May 1. Windsor water users are restricted from watering lawns between the hours of 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. May 1 through September 30. 

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Police Set New VIN Verification and Fingerprinting Hours

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The Windsor Police Department will provide dedicated hours for Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) verification and fingerprinting services, beginning May 1.

Staff will be available for VIN verification and fingerprinting:

  • Mondays: 8-10 a.m.
  • Wednesdays: 10 a...
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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Windsor Announces Summer Coffee with the Mayor Dates

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The Town of Windsor will continue its 2017 Coffee with the Mayor series through the summer, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at The Crooked Cup.  

Windsor residents are invited to join Mayor Kristie Melendez to discuss questions or comment...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Windsor Seeks Applicants for Town Board District 2 Vacancy

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The Town of Windsor is seeking applicants to fill the Town Board District 2 vacancy now through Wednesday, May 10.

District 2 Town Board Member Christian Morgan announced his resignation from the Town Board on March 20, effective June 5. The resignation wi...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Windsor Police Make Drug Arrest

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The Windsor Police Department made an arrest this morning in connection to reports of drugs being sold to local youth in parks and downtown Windsor.

At approximately 6:30 a.m., Windsor Police officers served a drug search warrant on a travel trailer locate...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Windsor Launches YourGOV, A New Service Request Portal

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The Town of Windsor launched YourGOV on Wednesday, April 5, a new platform for Windsor residents to submit service requests, compliments and concerns to the town.Community members can visit windsorgov.com/YourGOV and submit either general comments &md...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Windsor Police to Hold Drug Take Back Day April 29

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The Windsor Police Department will help residents safely dispose of prescription drugs on National Drug Take Back Day Saturday, April 29.

Residents can drop off expired or unused prescription drugs at the Windsor Police Department, 200 N. 11th Street, from...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Windsor to Hold ‘Water-Wise Landscaping’ Seminar April 13

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The Town of Windsor, in partnership with the Center for ReSource Conservation, will hold “Water-Wise Landscaping: How to Get Started,” a water conservation seminar, from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in the Community Recreation Center&a...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Windsor to Join National Water Conservation Challenge April 1-30

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Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conserv...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

2016 Annual Report Now Online

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The Town of Windsor released its inaugural Annual Report Sunday, March 12.

The 24-page magazine highlights the major accomplishments of 2016, as well as provides a look forward as to what the town plans to tackle in 2017.

The report and a pdf download can b...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Windsor Kicks Off Annual Water Conservation Efforts With ‘Garden In A Box’ Sale March 6

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The Town of Windsor will launch its annual water conservation program Monday, March 6, with the sale of “Garden In A Box” xeriscape kits.

“Water is a finite resource and we need to work together as a community to be good stewa...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Windsor Police Investigating Fatal Accident on WCR 23

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The Windsor Police Department responded to a traffic accident at approximately 10:04 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at the intersection of Weld County Road (WCR) 23 and Eastman Park Drive.

The preliminary investigation indicates that a motorcycle traveling east on...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Windsor Accepting Downtown Development Authority Board Member Applications

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The Town of Windsor is currently accepting applications for Downtown Development Authority (DDA) board members. 

Two terms are currently available for April 2017-April 2021. 

To serve on the DDA Board, you must qualify as one of the follow...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Windsor to Hold Lakeview Cemetery Clean Up March 1

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The Town of Windsor will begin Lakeview Cemetery decoration clean up Wednesday, March 1.

To help maintain Lakeview Cemetery’s park-like beauty, lot owners are respectfully asked to remove burial site decorations by February 28. Items not removed ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Windsor Town Offices Closed February 20

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Town of Windsor administrative offices — including Town Hall, the Community Recreation Center, Public Works and the Police Department — will be closed on Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of President’s Day.

While the Community R...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Windsor Police Seeking Public’s Help With Vehicle Trespass Cases

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The Windsor Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying persons with information on a series of local vehicle trespass cases.

Multiple vehicles in the Windsor, Severance and Timnath area were broken into and items taken February...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Windsor to Hold Quiet Zone Celebration February 24

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The Town of Windsor will celebrate the successful implementation of the Quiet Zone project at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at the Art & Heritage Center.

The celebration will include a ribbon cutting ceremony and brief remarks by local leaders. A light recep...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Windsor Hires New Human Resources Director

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The Town of Windsor named Sherilyn Gourley its new director of Human Resources. Gourley began her new post on Monday, Jan. 30.

“I’m pleased to welcome Sherilyn to the Town of Windsor,” said Town Manager Kelly Arnold. “I believe Sherilyn brings a wealth of ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Windsor Now Accepting Advisory Board 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 February 8 for the following advisory board positions:

 

  • Hi...
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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Windsor Accepting Advisory Board Member Applications

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

Applications are currently being accepted through January 24 for the following advisory board position:

  • Board o...
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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Windsor Releases 2016 Water Report

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The Town of Windsor released its first Water Report Monday, Jan. 9.

The report provides a snapshot of Windsor’s water past, present and future, and was created as part of the town’s 2016-18 Strategic Plan efforts.

“Water is a f...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Windsor Receives Financial Reporting Award

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The Town of Windsor received its eighth consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for the town’s 2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Windsor Water Rates Increased

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Rates for Town of Windsor water utility customers increased Jan. 1, 2017, as a result of supplier cost increases.

The new rates and tiers for single-family residential accounts are as follows:

  • 1st Tier Usage Charge (per 1,000 gallons): $3.86 for up to 16,00...
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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Windsor Increases Sustainability Efforts With Community Recreation Center Expansion

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The recent expansion of the Town of Windsor’s Community Recreation Center included many “green” features, which are estimated to achieve a 15 percent overall energy cost savings.

These features include:

Lighting efficiencies

  • LED...
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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Windsor Random Acts of Kindness Week January 8-14

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The Town of Windsor community is invited to participate in Windsor’s first Random Acts of Kindness Week January 8-14.

Each day of the Random Acts of Kindness Week, community members are challenged to participate in daily activities focused on fos...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Brush Recycling Site to Increase Fees

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The Town of Windsor Brush Recycling Site will increase fees by $1 effective Feb. 1, 2017.

Fees for residents will increase from $2 per load to $3 per load, and non-resident/commercial fees will increase from $6 per cubic yard to $7.

The Brush Recycling Site...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Police Report Construction Site Burglaries

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The Town of Windsor Police Department has logged four reports of burglaries and thefts occurring at construction sites across town since December 19.

To date, more than $60,000 in tools and equipment has been stolen.

Construction companies are asked to take...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Winter Weather Safety Reminders

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Town of Windsor residents are reminded of the following tips to stay safe this winter season.

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  • Park your vehicles in driveways. Remove vehicles from the streets so that snow removal equipment can plow the area.
  • Maintain a safe distance from sno...
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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Windsor Coffee with the Mayor 2017 to Begin January 21

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The Town of Windsor will launch its 2017 Coffee with the Mayor series beginning at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Senor Jalapeno.  

Windsor residents are invited to join Mayor Kristie Melendez to discuss questions or comments over coffee. Coffee ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Holiday Hours for Windsor Town Offices

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Town of Windsor administrative offices — including Town Hall, Community Recreation Center, Public Works and Police Department — will be closed at noon Friday, Dec. 23, through Monday, Dec. 26, and at noon Friday, Dec. 30, through Monday, Jan. 2, in observ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Windsor to Recycle Christmas Trees

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The Town of Windsor Brush Recycling Site will recycle live Christmas trees for free.

 

Brush Recycling Site fees will be waived for Christmas trees with valid brush permits. Permits may be obtained for free at the Brush Recycling Site, Town Hall or...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Windsor Police Death Investigation Update

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The Windsor Police Department (WPD) continues its investigation of the December 15 apparent suicide of a 17-year-old, male Windsor High School student.

WPD is following standardized death investigation protocols, and there has been no evidence at this time...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Winter Property Maintenance Reminders

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Windsor residents and business owners are responsible for shoveling sidewalks within 24 hours after a storm and for keeping all sidewalks free of snow and ice.

As community members are working on their personal property, there are things you can do to maxi...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Windsor Railroad Quiet Zone To Go Into Effect December 27

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The Town of Windsor completed the final steps in the Quiet Zone certification process, and at 12:01 a.m. December 27, the Quiet Zone will go into effect.

 Windsor’s designation as a Quiet Zone will eliminate train horns in town, except i...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Windsor Police Investigation, High School on Lockout

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Town of Windsor Police officers were dispatched to Brunner Farm Park at 10:47 a.m., for an attempted suicide. Police are now investigating a death at the same scene.

As a result of the situation, Windsor High School was put on lockout. Windsor Police deter...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Fotsch Named 2016 Windsor Employee of the Year

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Recreation Manager Tara Fotsch was named the Town of Windsor’s employee of the year and received the PRIDE of Windsor award.

The PRIDE of Windsor awardee is chosen annually from a pool of peer nominations for best exemplifying the town’...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Windsor Snow and Ice Plan 2016-2017

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The Town of Windsor has updated its Snow and Ice Control Plan for 2016-2017.

In the event of snow and/or ice, the town’s main areas of focus are arterials and collectors, working to create a network of connected, clear and safe roadways for emerg...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Windsor Santa Cops Toy Drive to Begin December 1

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The Town of Windsor Police Department will hold its annual Weld County Santa Cops toy drive Thursday, Dec. 1, through Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.

The Weld County Santa Cops program provides gifts to children with families facing challenging financial circumstan...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Town Offices Closed November 24-25

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Town of Windsor administrative offices — including Town Hall, Public Works and the Police Department — will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, in observance of Thanksgiving.

While administrative offices are closed, Windsor Police officers ar...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Windsor Police Respond to Vehicle-Pedestrian Accident

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The Windsor Police Department responded to a vehicle-pedestrian traffic accident at 7th Street and Hemlock Drive at approximately 5:05 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21.

Officers determined that three female teenagers were crossing 7th Street at the crosswalk when a so...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

CSU Students to Hold Open House on Windsor Historic Churches December 5

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The Town of Windsor collaborated with Colorado State University (CSU) graduate students to conduct a historical survey of Windsor’s churches and sugar beet factory structures.

The students will hold an open house to showcase their findings from 5...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Windsor Police Release Preliminary Findings on HWY 257 Three-Car Accident

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The Winsor Police Department responded to a three-vehicle traffic accident at approximately 3:25 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 30930 Highway 257 — the Poudre Trail pedestrian crossing.

The preliminary investigation indicates that a north-facing veh...

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