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September 21, 2017 Police Estes Park Police Department seeks volunteer Auxiliary members
September 20, 2017 Community Development Weigh in on the Downtown Plan and parking management Sept. 28
September 19, 2017 Public Works Claire's on the Park recognized as "Business Bright Spot"
September 18, 2017 Senior Services New Ageless Boogie Tap Dance classes offered
September 18, 2017 Senior Services Ageless Boogie Jazz Dance classes continue this fall
September 18, 2017 Senior Services Free individual Medicare counseling sessions offered at the Senior Center
September 18, 2017 Senior Services Celebrate Oktoberfest at the Estes Park Senior Center Luncheon and live accordion music with Jim Ehrlich
September 12, 2017 Community Development Town Board, Board of County Commissioners to discuss code amendments list Sept. 18
September 12, 2017 Public Works Town begins winterizing parks and landscaped areas late September
September 12, 2017 Police Elk viewing is best from a safe distance
September 5, 2017 Police Estes Park residents arrested for financial crimes
September 5, 2017 Public Works Elements of Touch Wellness Spa and River Retreat recognized as "Business Bright Spot"
September 4, 2017 Senior Services New Great Courses Series: Art Across the Ages
September 4, 2017 Senior Services Living Well with Chronic Conditions. UCHealth to offer free six-week series at the Estes Park Senior Center
September 4, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services Day Trip to see The Music Man at Candlelight Dinner Playhouse
September 4, 2017 Senior Services Senior Center to host Volunteer Celebration
August 30, 2017 Utilities Estes Park Light and Power customers invited to learn about renewable energy options
August 29, 2017 Utilities CDOT Highway 7 water utility project begins Sept. 11
August 29, 2017 Administrative Services Next Mayor's Chat is Sept. 5
August 28, 2017 Administration Town offices closed Labor Day
August 28, 2017 Police Street closures in effect for Sept. 9 Scottish-Irish Highland Festival Parade
August 28, 2017 Senior Services Estes Park Senior Center and meal programs closed on Labor Day
August 22, 2017 Public Works Community invited to celebrate the gift of Mrs. Walsh's Garden to the Town 
August 22, 2017 Police Police Chief Kufeld reminds drivers to be aware of school zones and crosswalks
August 22, 2017 Public Works The Studio Fine Art and Framing recognized as "Business Bright Spot"
August 21, 2017 Utilities Sept. 20 power outage will affect Fox Creek Raod in Glen Haven
August 21, 2017 Senior Services Tickets on sale August 28 for the Estes Park Senior Center’s Scottish-Irish Luncheon
August 21, 2017 Senior Services N’ Balance class offered at the Senior Center
August 21, 2017 Senior Services Senior Center to offer Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention
August 21, 2017 Senior Services New six-week class series: Hands for Healing with Chi Kung Practices
August 17, 2017 Public Works Estes Park in Bloom committee thanks local sponsors
August 17, 2017 Administration Town outlines new processes for requesting funding and sponsorships
August 14, 2017 Senior Services AARP Driver Safety Course offered at the Senior Center
August 14, 2017 Police Estes Park Police Department recognized for continued excellence
August 8, 2017 Public Works Join a discussion on downtown parking management and paid parking Aug. 24
August 7, 2017 Senior Services Act F.A.S.T. – Strokes 101
August 7, 2017 Senior Services Senior Center to host open meeting on Via’s transportation services in Estes Park
August 7, 2017 Senior Service 10 early warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease Free program offered at the Senior Center
August 4, 2017 Public Works Estes Park in Bloom column: America in Bloom and Civic Pride
August 2, 2017 Police Estes Park welcomes Emergency Services Explorer Post 911
July 31, 2017 Senior Services AARP ElderWatch: Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft
July 25, 2017 Public Works Wildflower Mercantile recognized as "Business Bright Spot" 
July 25, 2017 Administrative Services Next Mayor's Chat is Friday, Aug. 4
July 25, 2017 Administration Celebrate 80517 on 8-05-17
July 25, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services Day Trips to Coors Field: Rockies vs. Giants
July 25, 2017 Police Hefty fines imposed for dumping residential and business waste in public trash bins
July 20, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services day trip to Black Hawk and Central City September 11
July 20, 2017 Utilities First phase of Reclamation neighborhood water line upgrade begins July 31
July 19, 2017 Senior Services Practically Perfect Poetry 
July 19, 2017 Utilities High Speed Communications, Water, Electricity - and you
July 19, 2017 Utilities Understanding the Town's Broadband Initiative
July 11, 2017 Public Works River Spruce Cabins recognized as "Business Bright Spot"
July 11, 2017 Museum Tickets for "Cousin Estes" on sale now
July 10, 2017 Public Works Town to present plans for 2017-18 Moraine Avenue Bridge replacement July 26
July 10, 2017 Senior Services Medicare 101: Learn the Basics July 18
July 10, 2017 Senior Services Free blood pressure clinic offered monthly at the Senior Center
July 3, 2017 Senior Services Ageless Boogie Jazz Dance classes continue this summer
July 3, 2017 Senior Services So Fresh and So Clean: Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Products July 10
June 30, 2017 Public Works Parking structure grand opening July 14; parking available beginning July 1
June 29, 2017 Administration New advisory committee to advise Town Board on family issues; seeking two members
June 28, 2017 Public Works Chip seal program begins in July
June 27, 2017 Administration 2017 collector holiday ornament available for purchase
June 27, 2017 Museum "Cousin Estes" Docudrama July 22 - tickets on sale now
June 27, 2017 Museum Supporters of the Estes Park Musuem
June 27, 2017 Museum Museum and Hydroplant closed on July 4; Walking Tour offered through September 19
June 27, 2017 Community Services Estes Park Free Shuttles offer early morning shuttle trial in July 
June 26, 2017 Senior Services Group Meditation continues this summer
June 26, 2017 Police Estes Park Police enforce Colorado's Move Over Law
June 23, 2017 Administration Valleywide ordinances require wildlife-friendly trash, grease management practices
June 20, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services Day Trips to Coors Field: Rockies vs. Mets August 3
June 20, 2017 Senior Services Senior Center closed for Fourth of July
June 20, 2017 Administrative Services Next Mayor's Chat is July 6
June 20, 2017 Community Services Street closures in effect July 5 for Rooftop Rodeo Parade; shuttle routes altered
June 20, 2017 Administration Town offices closed Independence Day
June 18, 2017 Museum  Artifact feature: Lyman Byxbe etching
June 17, 2017 Community Services Street closures in effect beginning June 16 for monthly Hot Cars, Cool Nights car show
June 13, 2017 Museum Rosa Thomson's paver stone
June 12, 2017 Senior Services Free individual Medicare counseling sessions offered at the Senior Center
June 12, 2017 Senior Services Free Bicycle Friendly Driver Certification Course June 26
June 12, 2017 Senior Services AARP Driver Safety Course offered at the Senior Center June 22
June 6, 2017 Public Works Town releases Workforce Housing Request for Proposal
June 6, 2017 Public Works Estes Park enters America in Bloom for fifth consecutive year
June 6, 2017 Museum Historic Tour of H-Bar-G Ranch for Musuem Members June 24
June 5, 2017 Senior Services Protecting Your Assets from Nursing Home Costs June 19
June 5, 2017 Senior Services Avoiding an Unlucky Break: Osteoporosis Prevention June 20
June 1, 2017 Museum Purchase a paver stone and support new collections & research facility
June 1, 2017 Museum Downtown History Walking Tours run June 5 through September 19
May 31, 2017 Public Works Three weed roundups scheduled for July, August and September
May 30, 2017 Public Works Town offers free mulch and compost following snowstorm
May 29, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services Day Trips to Coors Field: Rockes vs. White Sox July 9
May 29, 2017 Senior Services Father’s Day Luncheon tickets on sale June 5
May 26, 2017 Police Be aware and use caution during elk calving season
May 23, 2017 Police Parking enforcement begins Memorial Day
May 22, 2017 Administration Town offices closed Memorial Day
May 22, 2017 Police Community Service Officers begin summer service in downtown Estes Park
May 22, 2017 Administrative Services Next Mayor's Chat is Friday, June 2
May 22, 2017 Senior Services New six-week class series: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention
May 22, 2017 Senior Services First Thursday Meditation meets June 1
May 22, 2017 Senior Services New Great Courses Series: The Aging Brain 
May 22, 2017 Senior Services Senior Center closed for Memorial Day
May 22, 2017 Senior Services Rain Barrels for Colorado Gardens June 5
May 19, 2017 Senior Services Free program on property tax exemption for seniors 
May 15, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services day trip to Black Hawk and Central City June 19
May 15, 2017 Museum Artifact feature: Norton Billing's Ski Trophy
May 13, 2017 Museum New curator joins Estes Park Museum staff
May 10, 2017 Utilities Free public Wi-Fi now available in Bond Park
May 9, 2017 Senior Services Meals on Wheels program seeks additional volunteer drivers
May 9, 2017 Museum The sale of paver stones support the Museum's Collections & Research Facility
May 8, 2017 Public Works Estes Park recognized for 20 years as a Tree City, receives Special Growth Award
May 8, 2017 Senior Services Self-Healing with Sound Series offered monthly at the Senior Center
May 8, 2017 Police Police operation on Larkspur Avenue concludes
May 1, 2017 Museum Artifact Feature: The Sydney Baldwin Album
May 1, 2017 Senior Services Learn how to become a Habitat Hero with Audubon Rockies
May 1, 2017 Senior Services New day and time for Ageless Boogie Jazz Dance classes
April 28, 2017 Administration Pikas in the Park scavenger hunt kicks off next weekend
April 25, 2017 Public Works Weigh in on the stormwater master plan May 11
April 25, 2017 Museum Estes Park Museum encourages the community to attend the Estes Park Mountain Festival on April 29
April 24, 2017 Senior Services Mother’s Day Luncheon at the Estes Park Senior Center May 12
April 24, 2017 Senior Services Self-Care Massage for Healthy Living, Beauty, and Longevity class May 16 & 23
April 24, 2017 Senior Services AARP ElderWatch:Top Five Scams in Colorado April 9
April 21, 2017 Museum Paving the way to the future Estes Park Museum Collections & Research Facility
April 21, 2017 Police Chief Kufeld column: Understanding immigration and the role of the Estes Park Police
April 21, 2017 Police Entender el enforzamiento de inmigraciôn y el papel de la policía de Estes Park
April 20, 2017 Community Services Estes Park Wool Market takes place June 10-11
April 17, 2017 Community Development Help shape Estes Park’s Downtown Plan: Work Session takes place April 25-27
April 17, 2017 Public Works Join the conversations about downtown parking
April 17, 2017 Police Annual Safety Fair takes place May 6
April 14, 2017 Museum One of 30,000 Artifacts at your Estes Park Museum: Estes Park Hotel remains
April 14, 2017 Museum Dunraven Cottege Tour May 5 and 6
April 11, 2017 Utilities Town's annual water main flushing takes place May 2 through May 12
April 11, 2017 Community Development Planning Commission to continue discussing building height regulations
April 10. 2017 Public Works Estes Park Mountain Festival celebrates Arbor Day, Earth Day and Mountain Culture
April 10, 2017 Senior Services Senior Services Day Trips to Coors Field 
April 10, 2017 Senior Services New Self-Healing with Sound Series offered monthly at the Senior Center April 21
April 4, 2017 Community Services Donations allow more improvements for Centennial Open Space at Knoll-Willows
April 4, 2017 Community Services Register now for Estes Park Wool Market workshops June 8-9
April 3, 2017 Utilities Utility crossings and traffic control on U.S. 34 near Visitor Center and Lone Pine Drive
April 3, 2017 Senior Services Living Well with Diabetes UCHealth to offer free six-week series at the Estes Park Senior Center
April 3, 2017 Senior Services Vision loss support group to hold quarterly meeting April 11
April 3, 2017 Senior Services Estes Park Medical Center to sponsor free luncheon at the Senior Center April 19
March 31, 2017 Museum Museum contributes Discovery Packs to the Library to foster youth learning about local history
March 31, 2017 Museum April closures at the Estes Park Museum
March 29, 2017 Administration Estes Park's Centennial recognized by State Legislature
March 28, 2017 Police Next drug collection scheduled April 29
March 27, 2017 Senior Services Foster peace and mindfulness with Group Meditation April 7
March 27, 2017 Senior Services Grow your best garden ever with Integrated Pest Management April 4
March 21, 2017 Police Volunteer with the Restorative Justice Partnership
March 20, 2017 Senior Services New six-week class series: Basic Chi Kung Practices for Energy and Healing
March 20, 2017 Senior Services Ageless Boogie Jazz Dance Classes Continue
March 20, 2017 Administration Next Mayor's Chat is Thursday, April 6
March 13, 2017 Museum Museum closed March 24 through 26
March 13, 2017 Administrative Services Town Board emails soon available on-demand
March 6, 2017 Senior Services Tibetan Singing Bowls for Healing offered monthly at the Senior Center March 17
March 6, 2017 Senior Services Dream Circle with Mary Jo Heyen March 23
March 6, 2017 Museum A home for history: fundrasing underway for a new Collections & Storage Facility at the Estes Park Museum
February 28, 2017 Public Works Estes Park in Bloom column: Blowing in the wind
February 27, 2017 Senior Services Tickets on sale for St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon
February 27, 2017 Senior Services New Great Courses Series: The National Gallery, London
February 27, 2017 Senior Services Learn secrets of growing tomatoes with the Estes Valley Community Garden March 7
February 27, 2017 Community Development Town and County to discuss vacation home code amendment March 14 and March 20
February 27, 2017 Community Development Planning Commission to discuss building height regulations March 21
February 27, 2017 Museum Searching the Museum Collection Online class March 9
February 20, 2017 Public Works Town to hold first neighborhood meeting for digital message sign installation March 1
February 20, 2017 Senior Services Planning for Incapacity & Writing a Will Nationally-renowned elder law experts to offer special program at the Senior Center March 1
February 20, 2017 Public Works Temporary path closure at Lake Estes 9-Hole Golf Course and Visitor Center
February 16, 2017 Public Works MacGregor Ave utility improvements begin Feb. 27
February 15, 2017 Administration Next Mayor's Chat Mar. 2
February 14, 2017 Administration Celebrate the Vision -- Enhanced footpath on the Knoll-Willows: Public Comment encouraged at Feb. 21 meeting
February 13, 2017 Museum Dunraven at the Dunraven Feb. 27
February 13, 2017 Senior Services Free individual Medicare counseling sessions offered at the Senior Center
February 13, 2017 Senior Services Senior Center to host annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Luncheon Feb. 28
February 7, 2017 Administration A lasting gift: Sponsor a Centennial-themed bench - available for a limited time
February 7, 2017 Administration Town Board to discuss enforcement of vacation home regulations Feb. 14
February 6, 2017 Community Development Share your vision for Downtown Estes Park
February 6, 2017 Senior Services New four-week class series: The Battle of Gettysburg
February 6, 2017 Senior Services AARP Driver Safety Course offered at the Senior Center Feb 23
February 6, 2017 Senior Services Tibetan Singing Bowls for Healing offered monthly at the Senior Center Feb. 17
February 6, 2017 Public Works Town to deploy temporary digital message signs for public comment
February 2, 2017 Community Development Planning Commission to discuss vacation rental and building code amendments Feb. 21
January 31, 2017 Community Development Town shares results of Estes Valley hydrology study online 
January 31, 2017 Community Development Board of Appeals to discuss building codes for vacation rentals Feb. 9
January 30, 2017 Senior Services N’ Balance class offered at the Senior Center. Registration opens Feb 8
January 30, 2017 Senior Services Tickets on sale for Valentine’s Day Luncheon
January 30, 2017 Senior Services Ageless Boogie Jazz Dance Classes Continue
January 23, 2017 Senior Services Living Well with Chronic Conditions UCHealth to offer free six-week series at the Estes Park Senior Center
January 23, 2017 Senior Services Learn how to start veggies from seed with the Estes Valley Community Garden Feb. 7
January 23, 2017 Senior Services Foster peace and mindfulness with Group Meditation Feb. 2
January 23, 2017 Administration Sponsor the Estes Park Free Shuttles for a listing on shuttle maps and website
January 23, 2017 Administration License your dog for 2017 - it's safe, smart and it's the law!
January 17, 2017 Administration Celebrate the Vision -- Enhanced footpath on Knoll-Willows
January 16, 2017 Public Works Moraine Avenue bridge replacement open house scheduled Feb. 1
January 12, 2017 Administration Proposed Municipal Code change to allow sidewalk chalk art delayed
January 10, 2017 Public Works MacGregor Avenue improvements open house scheduled Feb. 3
January 9, 2017 Public Works Visitor Center Transit Facility Parking Structure construction update
January 9, 2017 Senior Services AARP Driver Safety Course offered at the Senior Center January 26
January 9, 2017 Senior Services Aspen Club to provide individual Medicare counseling sessions at the Senior Center
January 9, 2017 Senior Services Tibetan Singing Bowls for Healing offered monthly at the Senior Center 
January 3, 2017 Public Works Simply Christmas recognized for final holiday "Business Bright Spot" award
January 2, 2017 Senior Services Shakespeare’s Henriad Part 2. New six-week class series offered at Senior Center starting February 2
January 2, 2017 Senior Services New Great Courses Series: Wonders of the National Parks starts January 13
December 30, 2016 Administration Fish Creek Road Public Infrastructure Project notice to bicyclists and pedestrians
December 27, 2016 Administration Proposed Municipal Code change to allow sidewalk chalk art
December 20, 2016 Community Development New regulations adopted for vacation homes in the Estes Valley
December 20, 2016 Public Works Silver Moon Inn recognized for second of three holiday "Business Bright Spot" awards
December 16, 2016 Museum Interactive tutorial to search the Museum collection of artifacts and archives
December 15, 2016 Museum Holiday closures for Museum 
December 13, 2016 Community Services Winter Festival seeks Chili Cook-Off contestants and volunteers
December 12, 2016 Administration Town of Estes Park Christmas and New Year's closures and cancellations
December 12, 2016 Public Works Drop off Christmas trees Dec. 27 - Jan. 20 at the Fairgrounds
November 30, 2016 Administration Town Board votes to proceed with Downtown Estes Loop
November 29, 2016 Public Works Estes Ark recognized for first of three holiday "Business Bright Spot" awards
November 21, 2016 Museum Meet Me @ The Museum Dec. 5 on the life and times of Joel Estes
November 21, 2016 Museum "Bells & Whistles" Model Railroad exhibit and story time at the Museum Dec. 1, 2 &3
November 21, 2016 Administration Support a lasting legacy -- Centennial Open Space at Knoll-Willows
November 21, 2016 Community Development Upcoming public meetings and decisions on vacation rentals: Nov. 29, Dec. 1, Dec. 15
November 14, 2016 Administration Street closures in effect for Nov. 25 Catch the Glow festivities and parade
November 14, 2016 Administration Next Mayor's Chat is Tuesday, Dec. 6
November 14, 2016 Administration Town offices closed Nov. 24 for Thanksgiving
November 13, 2016 Museum Estes Park Museum closed on Thanksgiving 
November 11, 2016 Administration Town Board to decide next step for Downtown Estes Loop project Nov. 29
November 9, 2016 Administration Town to refund excess 1A sales tax through property tax waiver and utility credit
November 9, 2016 Public Works Town's snow removal team is ready for winter
November 9, 2016 Administration Be smart: Prepare for winter weather, know who and whent to call for help
November 8, 2016 Community Development Planning Commission to discuss vacation rentals Nov. 15 and 29
November 8, 2016 Public Works Join the Scott Ponds ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 16
November 7, 2016 Community Services Calling all floats and volunteers for Catch the Glow Parade
November 7, 2016 Community Services Event Center available for indoor walking during winter months
November 4, 2016 Community Development Expert reviewers help refine hydrology study; results expected early 2017
November 3, 2016 Utilities Town of Estes Park begins engineering design for potential broadband expansion
November 2, 2016 Community Services Estes Park Free Shuttles achieve ridership record in 2016
November 2, 2016 Community Services Tree-Lighting Ceremony takes place Nov. 19 at George Hix Riverside Plaza
November 2, 2016 Museum Meet Me @ The Museum Nov 7 on artifacts collected in 2016
November 1, 2016 Public Works Moraine Avenue bridge design work begins this week; portential construction 2017-2018
October 31, 2016 Public Works Rocky Mountain Connection and YMCA recognized for special Halloween "Business Bright Spot"
October 31, 2016 Police Taking care of our first responders: Free classes begin Nov. 14
October 27, 2016 Finance Town encourages public participation in budget hearings Nov. 8 and Dec. 13
October 25, 2016 Museum Winter hours
October 25, 2016 Community Development Board of Appeals to discuss vacation rental building codes Nov. 3