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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Spinning Through Time

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Spinning Through TimeA Progressive Bike Tour to Aspen’s Historical LandmarksMay 31, 2022 | 4 p.m.

In celebration of Historic Preservation Month, the City of Aspen is hosting a progressive bike tour through Aspen to visit some of our most treasure...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Celebrate Arbor Day Saturday, May 21 in Paepcke Park

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Celebrate Arbor DaySaturday, May 21 in Paepcke ParkCelebrate Aspen’s 30th Year as a Tree City USA

The City of Aspen Parks Department will host a community celebration for Arbor Day on Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. in Paepcke Pa...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

E-Waste Collection Event

the electronic waste collection event is May 21

The City of Aspen is hosting a free e-waste collection event on Saturday, May 21, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marolt Housing Parking Lot located at 100 Marolt Place, Aspen. 

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Registration Now Open for 4th of July Parade and Community Village

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Registration Now Open for 4th of JulyParade and Community Village Exhibit BoothsDeadline to apply for Parade is May 27Aspen, Colorado – May 3, 2022 – The City of Aspen is proud to be organizing the 2022 4th of July parade and Community...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Spring and Cooper Intersection Closed through May

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Spring and Cooper Project UpdateIntersection closure anticipated through May

The City of Aspen is extending the closure of the intersection of Spring Street and Cooper Avenue for approximately three weeks due to weather delays and unforeseen issues due to ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Shaping Aspen's Built Environment

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Aspen City Council instituted moratoria on residential building and short-term rental permits to allow for a period to evaluate current and future residential community development in Aspen. Follow the project for regular updates.

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Second Window of Engagement for Aspen's Armory Hall Open through April 24

Armory Outreach Round 2 Newsflash

City of Aspen Moves into Second Phase of Armory Hall Long-Term Strategy Development Process   Provide feedback on the project through April 24

The City of Aspen has entered the second window of engagement as work progresses to create a lo...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

CO 82 Aspen Roundabout Project

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CO 82 Aspen Roundabout ProjectTraffic impacts are anticipated March through November 2022

Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) crews are currently reconstructing the Aspen Roundabout as part of a larger mobility and safety improvements project on C...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

Your Input + 2022 Aspen Community Survey = Our Future

ASpen COmmunity Survey - your input + the survey = our future

Your Input + 2022 Aspen Community Survey = Our Future

The 2022 Aspen Community Survey is a crucial way for you to get involved and help shape Aspen’s future. Your feedback helps the city understand community priorities, preferences and opinions t...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Power Outage Scheduled for Emergency Repair

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Updated at 5:35 a.m.: Electric crews were able to pinpoint the location of the faulty cable and make repairs. Power was restored by 5:30 a.m.

Power Outage Scheduled for Emergency Repair

The City of Aspen has scheduled a power outage for a large portion of t...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

The City of Aspen and Kids First Are Accepting Proposals for an Operator to Run a Childcare Business

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The City of Aspen and Kids First Are Accepting Proposals for an Operator to Run a Childcare Business at the Yellow Brick

 

The City of Aspen and Kids First are seeking proposals from qualified, licensed childcare providers interested in o...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

You know the Armory's history, now help envision its future

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Community Input Sought in the Development of Future Use and Programming of Aspen's Armory Hall

The City of Aspen is seeking community input in the development of a long-term strategy regarding the remodel and future programming use of Armory Hall ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

The City of Aspen and Kids First Are Looking for An Operator to Run an Infant Childcare Business

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The City of Aspen and Kids First Are Looking for An Operator to Run an Infant Childcare BusinessThe City of Aspen and Kids First are seeking a qualified, licensed childcare provider to run an infant childcare business with space for 8 children. The City i...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

COVID-19 Resources

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If you’re interested in learning more about current COVID-19 recommendations and requirements, visit https://www.cityofaspen.com/1279/COVID-19.

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

City Seeks Additional Community Feedback on Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core Project

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Let us know your thoughts on Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core

The “Safety and Mobility in the Core” project is a vision for a safe, connected, and vibrant downtown core in Aspen. 

For almost a year, the City of Aspen has explored how right-...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

2022 Grant Applications Now Open for Arts & Culture, Community Programs and HHS

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2022 Grant Applications Now Open for Arts and Culture, Community Programs and Health and Human ServicesThe City of Aspen is pleased to announce the application process for grant funding for community arts and culture, community programs, and health and hu...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Aspen Relocating to New City Hall

New City Hall Main Entrance at 427 Rio Grande Place

Aspen Relocating to New City Hall Staff start moving on November 8, building opens for business on November 15

Aspen’s City Hall is on the move! City staff will begin moving into the community’s new City Hall, located at 427 Ri...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Director of Transportation John Krueger Retiring After 25+ Years of Service

John Krueger Standing Alongside Rubey Park 10.2021

Director of Transportation John Krueger Retiring After 25+ Years of Service

John Krueger, the City of Aspen’s Director of Transportation, is retiring on Dec. 31, 2021, after working for local government for more than 25 years.  Krueger started wit...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Herron Park Playground Opens October 27

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Herron Park Playground Opens October 27

The City of Aspen’s Parks and Open Space Department invites the community to celebrate the new Herron Park Playground opening on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, from 3 to 5 p.m. in Herron Park, 108 Neale Avenue. ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

City of Aspen Recruiting Volunteers for Grant Review Committees

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City of Aspen Recruiting Volunteers for Grant Review Committees

Volunteers will recommend the allocation of more than $1.5 million

The City of Aspen is recruiting community volunteers to serve on its Grant Review Committees.  Every year the City o...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

4th Street Bus Stop on Main Street Improvements Start August 23

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4th Street Bus Stop on Main Street Improvements Start August 23

The City of Aspen Engineering Department will temporarily close the 4th Street bus stop and the sidewalk between 4th and 5th Streets on Main Street starting Monday, August 23 to address safety...

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Posted on: August 8, 2021

Let us know your thoughts on Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core

Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core - Newsflash

Let us know your thoughts on Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core

The “Safety and Mobility in the Core” project is a vision for a safe, connected, and vibrant downtown core in Aspen. 

The City of Aspen has been exploring how...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

City of Aspen is Seeking Public Input on Renovation of Iselin Tennis and Pickleball Courts

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City of Aspen is Seeking Public Input on Renovation of Iselin Tennis and Pickleball Courts

Meet and Greet Scheduled for July 28 from 9-11 a.m. at Iselin Courts

The City of Aspen is seeking community feedback on the renovation of the Iselin Tennis and Pickl...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Aspen Golf Club Survey - Help Us Improve by Giving Us Feedback

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Are we above par at the Aspen Golf Club?  Are we swinging with finesse?  We really want to hear from you about your golf experience.  Please take less than five minutes of your time to give us feedback so we can improve your gol...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

City of Aspen and ACRA Soliciting Community Feedback on Annual 4th of July Celebration

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The City of Aspen and the Aspen Chamber Resort Association (ACRA) are soliciting community feedback on the annual 4th of July events in Aspen.

For decades, the City of Aspen and ACRA have worked in partnership with one another and the community to host a 4...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Stage 2 Water Shortage Continues to be in Effect in Aspen

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The City of Aspen entered a Stage 2 Water Shortage on September 1, 2020 and this remains in effect.  With the US Drought Monitor declaring Pitkin County in both "severe" and "extreme" drought conditions and local rivers runnin...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Recycle Right

Can, jars, and other items to recycle

Recycle right and reduce your carbon footprint. Reducing waste in Aspen can be confusing. Keep these waste items out of your curbside recycling: 

  • Styrofoam products such as packing materials, beverage cups, egg cartons, and meat trays. Try reusing...
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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Post Office Trail Temporarily Closed Thursday, June 10 for Maintenance

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Post Office Trail in Aspen Temporarily Closed Thursday, June 10 for Maintenance 

Contact: John Spiess, Open Space and Natural Resource Manager, 970-429-2028 or john.spiess@cityofaspen.com or Denise White, Communications Director, 970-9...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

The City Celebrates Historic Preservation Month with a Progressive Bike Tour through Aspen on May 31

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The City Celebrates Historic Preservation Month with a Progressive Bike Tour through Aspen on May 31

Contacts: 

Natalie Feinberg-Lopez, Principal Planner for Historic Preservation, City of Aspen, 1-970-618-8424, Natatlie....

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Burlingame Early Childhood Education Center Community Survey Open Now

PSABurlingame Early Childhood Education Center Community SurveyThe survey is available May 12 - 22Aspen, Colorado – May 12, 2022 – The City of Aspen is soliciting community feedback to help inform the design direction of the Burlingame...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Recycle E-Waste for Free at the E-Waste Collection Event on May 21

the electronic waste collection event is May 21

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Recycle E-Waste for Free at the E-Waste Collection Event on May 21

Contacts: 

Ainsley Brosnan-Smith, Waste Reduction & Environmental Specialist, City of Aspen, 1-970-618-9757, Ainsley.Brosnan-Smith@aspen.govJami McMan...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Celebrate Arbor Day May 21 in Paepcke Park in Aspen

PSACelebrate Arbor DaySaturday, May 21 in Paepcke ParkCelebrate Aspen’s 30th Year as a Tree City USAAspen, Colorado – May 10, 2022 – The City of Aspen Parks Department will host a community celebration for Arbor Day on Saturd...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

City of Aspen Releases 2021 Air Quality Report

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City of Aspen Releases 2021 Air Quality Report

Contacts: 

Jannette Whitcomb, Senior Environmental Health Specialist of Air Quality, City of Aspen, 1-970-920-5069, Jannette.Whitcomb@aspen.gov. Jami McMannes, Communica...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Spring and Cooper Project Schedule Change

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Spring and Cooper Project Schedule ChangeIntersection closure extended for three weeks

Aspen, Colo. – Wednesday, May 4, 2022  The City of Aspen is extending the closure of the intersection of Spring Street and ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Aspen Moratorium on Residential Building Permits Will Extend Through August 8, 2022

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 Aspen Moratorium on Residential Building Permits Will Extend Through August 8, 2022

Contacts:

Phillip Supino, Community Development Director, City of Aspen, 1-970-429-2767, Phillip.Supino@aspen.gov Jami McMannes, Communicatio...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Registration Now Open for 4th of July Parade and Community Village Exhibit Booths

PSARegistration Now Open for 4th of JulyParade and Community Village Exhibit BoothsDeadline to apply for Parade is May 27Aspen, Colorado – May 3, 2022 – The City of Aspen is proud to be organizing the 2022 4th of July parade and Commun...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

City of Aspen Staff Request an Extension to the Moratorium

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT 

City of Aspen Staff Request an Extension to the Moratorium Second Reading for Ordinance No. 8, Series 2022 is May 3, 2022

Contacts:

Phillip Supino, Community Development Director, City of Aspen, 1-970-429-2767,&...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

City of Aspen Annual Spring Clean-Up

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City of Aspen Annual Spring Clean-Up May 16-19, 2022, for all Aspen Residents

Contacts: Daniel Maldonado, Mechanic, Street Department, City of Aspen, 970-920-5132, dan.maldonado@aspen.gov 

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Aspen City Council awards over $1.4 million in grant support

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Aspen City Council awards over $1.4 million in grant support The City of Aspen’s grant program provides support to 95 local nonprofits   

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

City to Share Progress about Residential Building Policies at Upcoming Outreach Events

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City to Share Progress about Residential Building Policies at Upcoming Outreach EventsPublic Welcome to Attend on April 27 and April 30

 

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Ben Anderson, Principal Long-Range Planner, Community Development, City of Asp...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Aspen City Council Approves Building IQ Ordinance

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Aspen City Council Approves Building IQ OrdinanceA City of Aspen Climate Action Program in Partnership with CORE 

 

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Jami McMannes, Communications Manager, City of Aspen, 970-765-4752, Jami.McMannes...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is May 2

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Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is May 2

 

Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5363

 

Aspen, Colorado – April 13, 2022 – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financi...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

City of Aspen Moves into Second Phase of Armory Hall Long-Term Strategy Development Process

Armory Outreach Round 2 Newsflash

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City of Aspen Moves into Second Phase of Armory Hall Long-Term Strategy Development Process  Provide feedback on the project through April 24

Aspen, Colo. – Thursday, April 7, 2022 – The City of A...

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Posted on: April 5, 2022

City to Host Free Screening of WASTED! on April 13

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City to Host Free Screening of WASTED! on April 13

Film Highlights the Benefits of Diverting Organic Waste from the Landfill

Contacts:Liz O’Connell Chapman, Senior Waste & Environmental Health Specialist, City of Aspen, 970-319-68...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

Spring and Cooper Intersection Improvement Project Begins April 4

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Spring and Cooper Intersection Improvement Project Begins April 4 

Aspen, Colo. – Monday, March 28, 2022 – The Spring Street and Cooper Avenue Intersection improvement project begins Monday, ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Director of Golf Steve Aitken Retiring from City of Aspen After 29 Years of Service

PRESS RELEASEDirector of Golf Steve Aitken Retiring from City of Aspen After 29 Years of ServiceContact: Austin Weiss, Director of Parks and Recreation, 970-429-2023 or austin.weiss@aspen.gov or Steve Aitken, Director of Golf, 970-920-5719 or steve.aitken...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

The City of Aspen and Kids First Are Accepting Proposals for an Operator to Run a Childcare Business

 PRESS RELEASEThe City of Aspen and Kids First Are Accepting Proposals for an Operator to Run a Childcare Business at the Yellow BrickAspen, Colorado – March 14, 2022 – The City of Aspen and Kids First are seeking proposals fr...

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Posted on: March 11, 2022

AABC Trail Detour Near Roundabout in Aspen

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AABC Trail Detour Near Roundabout in Aspen

 

Aspen, Colorado – March 11, 2022 – The ABC trail that connects the City of Aspen with the Aspen Airport Business Center is bein...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

City Seeks Community Input on Future Programming Options for Historic Armory Hall

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City Seeks Community Input on Future Programming Options for Historic Armory Hall Community can take questionnaire and share ideas on Aspen Community Voice

Aspen, Colo. – Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022 – The City...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

City Seeks Input on the Future of Residential Building and Short-Term Rentals in Aspen

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City Seeks Input on the Future of Residential Building and Short-Term Rentals in Aspen 

Aspen, Colo. – Tuesday, February 15, 2022 – The City of Aspen is actively seeking community participation to...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Aspen Police Releases 2021 Records Report

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Aspen Police Releases 2021 Records Report

Aspen, Colo. – Tuesday, February 15, 2022 – The Aspen Police Department released their 2021 Year in Review, an annual report that summarizes their response records...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

The City of Aspen and Kids First Are Looking for An Operator to Run an Infant Childcare Business

 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTThe City of Aspen and Kids First Are Looking for An Operator to Run an Infant Childcare BusinessAspen, Colorado – February 14, 2022 – The City of Aspen and Kids First are seeking a qualified, licens...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

City Seeks Additional Community Feedback on Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core Project

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City Seeks Additional Community Feedback on Safety and Mobility in the Downtown Core ProjectShare your thoughts with the city by January 26

Aspen, Colo. – Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022 – The City of Aspen is ac...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

City of Aspen 2022 Grant Program Receives 99 Applications Requesting More Than 2.3 Million Dollars

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City of Aspen 2022 Grant Program Receives 99 Applications Requesting More Than 2.3 Million Dollars

Aspen, Colo. – Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 – With the ending of the grant application window, the City...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is February 1

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is February 1

 

Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5363

 

Aspen, Colorado – January 18, 2022 – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financial aid program to help defray t...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

Food Tax Refund Applications Now Available

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Food Tax Refund Applications Now AvailableApply online beginning Friday, January 7

Aspen, Colo. – Friday, January 7, 2022 – Aspen residents who lived within city limits for the entire year of 2021 and...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Suspect Arrested for Aspen Hit and Run

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Suspect Arrested for Aspen Hit and Run 

Contact: Jami McMannes, Communications Manager, City of Aspen, 970-765-4752, jami.mcmannes@aspen.gov 

Aspen, Colo. – Dec. 21, 2021 – On Dec. 21, 202...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Community asked for input on Aspen Lumberyard Affordable Housing Project Design

Aspen Lumberyard December 15 Open Housees

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Community asked for input on Aspen Lumberyard Affordable Housing Project DesignOpen Houses Scheduled for December 15, Noon to 2 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.

ASPEN, CO. – Monday, Dec. 13, 2021 – The City of Aspen i...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

2022 New Year’s Eve Celebration

 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT2022 New Year’s Eve CelebrationAspen, Colorado –December 13, 2021– The City of Aspen looks forward to welcoming in 2022 with free events for the community the evening of December 31, 2021....

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Grand Opening of New City Hall

 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTGrand Opening of New City HallWednesday, December 8 from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.Aspen, Colorado –December 1, 2021– The community is invited to a Grand Opening event for the new Aspen City Hall on Wednes...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Winter Transit and Parking Information

 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTWinter Transit and Parking InformationAspen, Colorado – November 23, 2021– The City of Aspen has now transitioned to its winter transit schedule.  The appropriate information is listed belo...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Aspen Relocating to New City Hall

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Aspen Relocating to New City Hall Staff start moving on November 8, building opens for business on November 15

Contacts:        Robert Schober, Capital Assets Director, robert.schober@cityofaspen.co...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

City of Aspen Signals Change with Control of Main Street Traffic Lights

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City of Aspen Signals Change with Control of Main Street Traffic Lights

Contacts: Carly McGowan, Project Manager, carly.mcgowan@cityofaspen.com or 970-309-2690, and Denise White, Communications Director, denise.white@cityofaspen.com o...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

2022 Grant Applications Now Open for Arts and Culture, Community Programs, and Health and Human Ser

PSA2022 Grant Applications Now Open for Arts and Culture, Community Programs, and Health and Human ServicesContact: John Barker, Management Analyst, john.barker@cityofaspen.com, 970-429-5716 or Alissa Farrell, Administrative Services Director, Alissa.farr...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Herron Park Playground Opens October 27

Herron Park rendering of new playground

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Herron Park Playground Opens October 27

Contacts: Michael Tunte, Landscape Architect/Project Manager, michael.tunte@cityofaspen.com or 970-429-2029, and Denise White, Communications Director, denise.white@cityofaspen.com or 970.920.52...

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is November 1

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is November 1

Contact:         Kids First, 970-920-5769

Aspen, Colo. – Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021 - Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a fi...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

New Trunk or Treat Halloween Event at ARC

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New Trunk or Treat Halloween Event at ARC 

Aspen, Colo. – Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021 – The Aspen Recreation Department is pleased to announce a new family-friendly Halloween celebration called Trunk or ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Aspen 360°: A Look Inside Your Government Now Accepting Applications

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Aspen 360°: A Look Inside Your Government Now Accepting Applications

Aspen, Colo. – Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2021 - The City of Aspen’s annual program to enroll residents in an opportunity to learn how thei...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Director of Transportation John Krueger Retiring After 25+ Years of Service

John Krueger Standing Alongside Rubey Park 10.2021

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Director of Transportation John Krueger Retiring After 25+ Years of Service 

Aspen, Colo. – Oct. 11, 2021 – John Krueger, the City of Aspen’s Director of Transportation, is retiring on Dec. 31, ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

City of Aspen Water Department Recognized with EPA Award

PRESS RELEASECity of Aspen Water Department Recognized with EPA AwardContact: Rob Gregor, Utilities Management Analyst, Robert.gregor@cityofaspen.com or 970-429-1993.  Aspen, Colorado – October 7, 2021 - The City of Aspen is proud to an...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

City of Aspen Recruiting Volunteers for Grant Review Committees

 PRESS RELEASECity of Aspen Recruiting Volunteers for Grant Review CommitteesVolunteers will recommend the allocation of more than $1.5 millionContact: Alissa Farrell, Administrative Services Director, Alissa.farrell@cityofaspen.com or 970-920-57...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Community E-Waste Collection Event is September 18

   PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTCommunity E-Waste Collection Event is September 18Contact: Ainsley Brosnan-Smith, Waste Reduction & Environmental Specialist, 970.618.9757, Ainsley.Brosnan-Smith@CityOfAspen.com.Aspen, Colorado &ndas...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

4th Street Bus Stop on Main Street Improvements Start August 23

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4th Street Bus Stop on Main Street Improvements Start August 23

Aspen, Colo. – Friday, August 20, 2021 – The City of Aspen Engineering Department will temporarily close the 4th Street bus stop and the sidewalk...

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Posted on: August 11, 2021

Historic Preservation Commission Awards Leaders in Historic Preservation

301 E Hopkins is a 1890 miner's cabin.

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Historic Preservation Commission Awards Leaders in Historic Preservation

Contact: Natalie Feinberg Lopez, Historic Preservation Officer, City of Aspen Community Development Department, 970-429-2759, Natalie.FeinbergLopez@CityOfAspen.c...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

City Council Hosting Community Picnic with Kids First Children’s Fair August 19 at the Red Brick

PSACity Council Hosting Community Picnic with Kids First Children’s Fair August 19 at the Red BrickAspen, Colorado – August 5, 2021 – Aspen City Council’s annual free picnic for the community will take place on Thur...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

City of Aspen is Seeking Public Input on Renovation of Iselin Tennis and Pickleball Courts

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City of Aspen is Seeking Public Input on Renovation of Iselin Tennis and Pickleball Courts 

Meet and Greet Scheduled for July 28 from 9-11 a.m. at Iselin Courts

Contact: Cory Vander Veen, Recreation Director, City o...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is August 1

 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is August 1

 

Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5769

Aspen, Colorado –    – Kids First and the City of Aspen ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Aspen Names Three Department Directors

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Aspen Names Three Department Directors

Contacts:         Sara Ott, City Manager, sara.ott@cityofaspen.com or 970-920-5083, Denise White, Communications Director, denise.white@cityofaspen.com or 970-...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

City of Aspen and ACRA Soliciting Community Feedback on Annual 4th of July Celebration

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City of Aspen and ACRA Soliciting Community Feedback on Annual 4th of July Celebration

Contacts:        Nancy Lesley, City of Aspen Director of Events and Marketing, 970-429-2092 or nancy.lesley@cit...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

ABC Trial Temporary Detour and Old Stage Trail Temporary Closure This Week

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

ABC Trial Temporary Detour and Old Stage Trail Temporary Closure This Week

 

Contact: Brian Long, Trail System Manager 970-319-0536 brian.long@cityofaspen.com 

Aspen, Colorado &ndas...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

APCHA Announces Executive Director Finalists

 

 

 

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Aspen-Pitkin County Housing Authority Announces Executive Director FinalistsCommunity Invited to Watch Finalist Presentations during June 23 APCHA Board of Directors Special Meeting

Contacts: Diane Fost...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Cemetery Lane and Marolt Temporary Trail Closures - June 16 and 17

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Cemetery Lane and Marolt Temporary Trail Closures

June 16 and 17

 

Contact: Brian Long, Trail System Manager 970-319-0536 brian.long@cityofaspen.com 

Aspen, Colorado – June 14,...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

parkrun Returns to Aspen

 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

parkrun Returns to Aspen

 

Aspen, Colorado – June 14, 2021 – The group running event known as parkrun returns to Aspen Saturday, June 19 at 9 a.m. and continues every Satur...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Post Office Trail Temporarily Closed Thursday, June 10 for Maintenance

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Post Office Trail in Aspen Temporarily Closed Thursday, June 10 for Maintenance 

Contact: John Spiess, Open Space and Natural Resource Manager, 970-429-2028 or john.spiess@cityofaspen.com or Denise White, Communications Director, 970-9...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Aspen Police to Host Bike Auction on June 1

police badge with bike in the middle to promote bike auction

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Aspen Police to Host Bike Auction on June 1 

Contacts:  

Robert Schafer, Community Response Officer, Aspen Police Department, 970-274-4142, Robert.Schafer@CityOfAspen.com 

Jami McMannes, Communications Manager, City of...

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