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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

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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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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. 

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 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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