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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Renovation on Golf Course Sand Bunkers, Tees, and Hole 7 to Commence in Spring

PRESS RELEASERenovation on Golf Course Sand Bunkers, Tees, and Hole 7 to Commence in SpringContact: Steve Aitken, CGCS, Director of Golf,  Steve.Aitken@cityofaspen.comor 970-920-5719.Aspen, Colorado – February 20, 2019 – The A...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2019

City of Aspen Hires Mike Metheny as Chief Building Official

PRESS RELEASECity of Aspen Hires Mike Metheny as Chief Building OfficialContact: Jessica Garrow, Community Development Director, 970-429-2780 or jessica.garrow@cityofaspen.com.Aspen, Colorado – February 7, 2019 – The City of Aspen Comm...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Groundbreaking for New City Offices

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTGroundbreaking for New City OfficesFriday, February 8 at 1pmAspen, Colorado – February 5, 2019 – The community is invited to a groundbreaking for the new City of Aspen offices on Friday, February 8 at 1pm at ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

City of Aspen Offering Free Radon Test Kits

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTCITY OF ASPEN OFFERING FREE RADON TEST KITSContact:  Jannette Whitcomb, Senior Environmental Health Specialist, 970-920-5069 or Jannette.whitcomb@cityofaspen.comAspen, CO – January 30, 2019 – The Cit...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

City of Aspen Seeking Pro/Con Statements on Lift One Corridor Ballot Question

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTCity of Aspen Seeking Pro/Con Statements on Lift One Corridor Ballot QuestionAspen, Colorado – January 30, 2018 – The City of Aspen is seeking written comments for and against the Lift One Corridor election q...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Community Meet and Greet for Construction Kick-Off for New City Offices Project

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTCommunity Meet and Greet for Construction Kick-Off for New City Offices ProjectFebruary 1, 2019 10am-12pm at 425 Rio Grande PlaceAspen, Colorado – January 29, 2018 – The City of Aspen and its partners in the ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2019

2018 Aspen Citizen Survey Results Online

PRESS RELEASE2018 Aspen Citizen Survey Results OnlineContact: Karen Harrington, Director of Quality, 970-429-2856 or karen.harrington@cityofaspen.comAspen, Colorado – January 25, 2019 – A random selection of Aspen voters gave the City ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

City of Aspen Awards More Than $1.49 Million Dollars in Grants to Valley Non-Profits

City of Aspen Awards More Than $1.49 Million Dollars in Grants to Valley Non-ProfitsContact: Gena Buhler, Executive Director, Wheeler Opera House, 970-920-5790 or gena.buhler@cityofaspen.comAspen, Colorado – January 22, 2018 – In 2019 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Aspen City Office Building Project to Begin February 4 after 6 Years of Planning

PRESS RELEASEAspen City Office Building Project to Begin February 4 after 6 Years of PlanningContact: Mitzi Rapkin, Community Relations Director, 970-920-5082 or Mitzi.rapkin@cityofaspen.comAspen, CO – January 17, 2019 – On February 4,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is February 1

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTChildcare Financial Aid Deadline is February 1Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5769Aspen, Colorado – January 15, 2018 – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financial aid program to help defray the expense ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Open House to Meet Chief Building Official Job Finalists

Open House to Meet Chief Building Official Job FinalistsAspen, CO – January 8, 2019 – The City of Aspen Community Development Department is hiring a new Chief Building Official.  The public is invited to a meet and greet with ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2019

City of Aspen Manager Resigns

PRESS RELEASECity of Aspen Manager ResignsAspen, CO – January 7, 2018 – A majority of Aspen City Council, tonight, requested the resignation of city manager Steve Barwick.“It’s been my pleasure to work with Steve fo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Chief Building Official Stephen Kanipe Retiring After 30 Years of Service

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Chief Building Official Stephen Kanipe Retiring After 30 Years of Service

Contact: Stephen Kanipe, Chief Building Official, 970-429-2766 or Stephen.kanipe@cityofaspen.com; Jessica Garrow, Community Development Director, 970-429-2780 ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Kids First Holding Training for Teachers and Parents on Infant and Toddler Development

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Kids First Holding Training for Teachers and Parents on Infant and Toddler Development

Contact: Megan Monaghan, Lead Trainer, 970-920-5373 or megan.monaghan@cityofaspen.com

Aspen, CO – December 20, 2018 – Kids First is leading a 48...Read on...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Aspen’s Long-Range Planner Tapped to Serve on Colorado Census Committee

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Aspen’s Long-Range Planner Tapped to Serve on Colorado Census Committee

 

Contact: Phillip Supino, City of Aspen Long-Range Planner, 970-429-2767 or Phillip.Supino@cityofaspen.com

Aspen, CO &n...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Lift One Corridor Plan Open House

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Lift One Corridor Plan Open House

Aspen, Colorado – November 19, 2018 – The community is invited to an open house to ask City of Aspen staff questions about the proposed Lift One Corridor Plan on Monday, November 26 from 11...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is November 1

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is November 1

Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5769

Aspen, Colorado – October 8, 2018 – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financial aid program to help defray the expense of childcare for wo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Kids First Sponsoring Free Parenting Workshops October 8 and 15 in Aspen

Kids First Sponsoring Free Parenting Workshops

October 8 and 15 in Aspen and November 5 and 12 in Basalt

 

Aspen, Colorado – October 2, 2018 – The City of Aspen Kids First is sponsoring two parenting workshops presented ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Celebrate Mallfest 42 October 6 from 11am-2pm

Celebrate Mallfest 42 October 6 from 11am-2pm

 

Aspen, Colorado – October 1, 2018 – The City of Aspen’s Pedestrian Mall is the proud recipient of the American Planning Association’s 2018 “G...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2018

City Ditches Shutting Down October 1

City Ditches Shutting Down October 1

 

Aspen, Colorado – September 27, 2018 – The City of Aspen will be turning off the water that flows into its ditches on Monday, October 1.  Those who pump raw water from the...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2018

City Adds Four More Electric Vehicle Charging Spaces at Rio Grande Parking Garage

City Adds Four Electric Vehicle Charging Spaces at Rio Grande Parking GarageContact: Laura Armstrong, Climate and Sustainability Programs Associate at 970.920.5104, or laura.armstrong@cityofaspen.com.Aspen, Colorado – August 7, 2018 – ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 31, 2018

APCHA Hires Compliance Manager

APCHA Hires Compliance Manager

 

Contact: Mike Kosdrosky, APCHA, Executive Director, 970-920-5068 or mike.kosdrosky@cityofaspen.com

 

Aspen, Colorado – July 31, 2018 – The Aspen Pitkin County Housing Authority ha...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Kids First Free Children’s Fair

 

Kids First Free Children’s Fair

July 21 from 9am – 12pm

 

Contact: Robin Strecker, Kids First, Nurse Consultant, 920-5363 or robin.strecker@cityofaspen.com

Aspen, Colorado – July 16, 2018 – Join the City of Aspen and Kids First for...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 11, 2018

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is August 1

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTChildcare Financial Aid Deadline is August 1Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5769Aspen, Colorado – July 11, 2018 – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financial aid program to help defray the expense of ch...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 20, 2018

Seventeen Commercial Kitchens in Aspen Saving up to 20,000 Gallons of Water Each

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Seventeen Commercial Kitchens in Aspen Saving up to 20,000 Gallons of Water EachContact: Laura Armstrong, Climate and Sustainability Programs Associate at 970.920.5104, or laura.armstrong@cityofaspen.com or Nick Trautner, Senior Env...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 29, 2018

City Council Votes to Support Moving Conditional Water Rights off Wilderness Areas

PRESS RELEASE City Council Votes to Support Moving Conditional Water Rights off Wilderness Areas Contact: Margaret Medellin, Utilities Portfolio Manager, 970.429.1992, Margaret.medellin@cityofaspen.com; Will Roush, Conservation Director, Wilderness Worksh...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2018

HPC Awards Historic Preservation Leaders

PRESS RELEASE HPC Awards Historic Preservation LeadersAwards to be Presented at City Council, Tuesday, May 29th, 5 p.m.Contact: Amy Simon, City Historic Preservation Officer, 970-429-2758 or amy.simon@cityofaspen.com    Aspen, CO &nd...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Childcare Financial Aid Deadline is May 1

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTChildcare Financial Aid Deadline is May 1Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5769Aspen, Colorado – April 11, 2018 – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financial aid program to help defray the expense of chil...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Free Training for the Public on MAP ASPEN

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Free Training for the Public on MAP ASPEN

 

Contact: Brigette Kelly, GIS Program Manager, City of Aspen, Bridgette.kelly@cityofaspen.com or 970-920-5448

 

Aspen, Colorado – April 10, 2018 – ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2018

City Kicks off a Dialogue Series on Water Issues Called Eddy Out

City Kicks off a Dialogue Series on Water Issues Called Eddy OutContact: April Long, Stormwater Manager, City of Aspen, 970-429-2781, april.long@cityofaspen.com and Margaret Medellin, Utilities Portfolio Manager, City of Aspen, 970-429-1992, Margaret.mede...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 27, 2018

parkrun Debuts in Aspen April 7

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

 

parkrun Debuts in Aspen April 7

 

Contact: Shelley Roy, Recreation Supervisor, City of Aspen, 970-544-4115, shelley.roy@cityofaspen.com

Aspen, Colorado – March 27, 2018 – St...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 4, 2017

2017 Aspen Citizen Survey Results Online

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2017 Aspen Citizen Survey Results Online

 

 

Contact: Barry Crook, assistant city manager, 970-920-5296 or barry.crook@cityofaspen.com

 

Aspen, Colorado – December 4, 2017 – A random selection of Aspen voters g...

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