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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Windsor Community Recreation Center to Offer Winter Break Passes

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Beginning Dec. 10, the Windsor Community Recreation Center will begin offering Winter Break Passes. The pass is good for unlimited use of the recreation center from Dec. 10 through Jan. 7, 2019, and cost $18.75 per youth (under 21), $30 per adult and $25 ...

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Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Industry Award Presented to Windsor Parks, Recreation and Culture Department

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On Thursday, Sept. 13, the Colorado Parks and Recreation Association honored the Culture Division of the Town of Windsor’s Parks, Recreation and Culture Department with their Columbine Award for Excellence in Programming. Up to three awards of i...

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Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: June 4, 2018

Parks, Recreation & Culture Team Thrilled to Share National Gold Medal Award Finalist Video

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The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department is a finalist for the 2018 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management. Watch their finalist video here.

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Construction Activity Scheduled Near Poudre River Trailhead

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Trail users are asked to exercise a little extra caution this week if they plan to use the Poudre River Trail near the County Road 13 trailhead. There will be soil testing happening adjacent and to the northeast of the trail which should not impact the tr...

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Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: June 7, 2018

Treasure Island Demonstration Garden Awarded 2018 Showcase Garden Award by Plant Select

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Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture is proud to announce that our Treasure Island Demonstration Garden was awarded the one of two 2018 Showcase Garden Award by Plant Select.  The award was in recognition of excellence in design, vision and ed...

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Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: July 9, 2018

Main Park Playground Construction Starting July 10

Beginning Tuesday, July 10th the west playground located at Main Park will be removed in preparation for installation of a new playground. We anticipate opening the new playground for Harvest Festival Weekend!

Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Windsor ‘H2O Art Show’ Exhibit to Open May 18

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The Town of Windsor Art & Heritage Center will host its latest community art exhibit, “H2O Art Show,” May 18 through August 5.

Over sixty artworks from dozens of local artists are on exhibition showcases the natural beauty of water. From photography, q...

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Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: May 30, 2018

Poudre Trail Underpass is Closed at 7th Street Due to Flooding

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Watch your wheels (and feet)! The Poudre Trail underpass is closed at 7th Street due to flooding. The trail will reopen once flood waters recede. Remember to always use caution when crossing water on trails. Surfaces become slippery and the water may cove...

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Parks, Recreation & Culture
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Parks, Recreation & Culture Department Announced as Finalist for the 2018 National Gold Medal Awards

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The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is pleased to announce Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department as a finalist for the 2018 Nati...

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Town News Center

Posted on: December 11, 2018

Town of Windsor to Move Recycling Center, End Yard Waste Collection

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Monday, Dec. 31 is the final day for Windsor residents to drop off yard waste at the Brush Recycling Site, 801 Diamond Valley Dr.

The town plans to stop offering yard waste recycling at the end of the month and weather permitting, it will relocate the othe...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Windsor Community Recreation Center to Offer Winter Break Passes

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Beginning Dec. 10, the Windsor Community Recreation Center will begin offering Winter Break Passes. The pass is good for unlimited use of the recreation center from Dec. 10 through Jan. 7, 2019, and cost $18.75 per youth (under 21), $30 per adult and $25 ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Windsor Forestry Department to Prune, Remove Dying Trees

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During the month of December, the Town of Windsor Forestry Division will work in conjunction with a contract service to prune and remove a few trees in public-right-of-ways near downtown. Tree removal may have a traffic impact, particularly at the southwe...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Windsor Police Department Participates in Santa Cops Toy Drive

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The Town of Windsor Police Department will participate in the annual Weld County Santa Cops toy drive now through Friday, Jan. 11, 2019.

Various police organizations, such as the Windsor Police Department, organize local toy collection efforts on behalf of...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 30, 2018

Town Board Member Wilson to Host Dec. 6 Community Conversation

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Windsor residents are invited to join Town Board Member Barry Wilson, District 2, for a Community Conversation where he will discuss ideas, answer questions, and field comments on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Windsor’s Community Rec...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 27, 2018

CSU Students Tackle Preservation Research in Windsor, Host Event

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There’s historical value in several of the homes along Windsor’s downtown Walnut St. and a group of graduate students from Colorado State University have recently completed a research project focused on 28 of those homes. On Monday, De...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Windsor Art & Heritage Center to Open Exhibit Featuring Local Artists

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Windsor’s Art & Heritage Center opens its newest exhibit, “Mash Up: An Artist Invitational,” on display from November 30 through March 10, 2019.

Three local artists come together to create a unique exhibition that will sti...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Windsor to Hold Annual Holiday Celebrations December 1

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The Town of Windsor’s holiday celebrations kick off with the Ugly Sweater Dash and Windsor Wonderland on Saturday, Dec. 1.

The Ugly Sweater Dash begins at 9 a.m. at Boardwalk Park. The dash is a 2.25 mile loop around Windsor Lake with prizes for ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Holiday Closures Planned for Town of Windsor Facilities

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Town of Windsor public facilities will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22 in observance of Thanksgiving. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., Public Works, 922 N. 15th St., and the Poli...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Upcoming Windsor Town Board Special Meeting to Focus on Water Utility

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What is the value of water? A Windsor Town Board Special Meeting at 5:30 p.m., Monday, November 19, will be dedicated to discussing the town’s Water Master Plan and water rates.

Potable water—also referred to as treated water—...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Town of Windsor Offices Closed Monday in Observance of Veterans Day

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Town of Windsor offices will be closed Monday, Nov. 12, in observance of Veterans Day. This includes the Windsor Town Hall, the Police Department Administrative Office, and the Public Works Facility. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, Nov. 13.

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Town Board Member Bennett to Host Community Conversation

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Windsor residents are invited to join Town Board Member Ken Bennett, District 3, to discuss ideas, answer questions and field comments during a Community Conversation event planned for Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Coffee House 29, located a...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Streets Division Reminds Residents to Keep Leaves Off the Street

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It never fails. When temperatures drop, so do the leaves. With that in mind, the Town of Windsor reminds residents to keep leaves out of the street.

Leaves that fall onto residents’ properties are the responsibility of the property owner and resi...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Harmony Rd. Closure Planned the Week of Oct. 22

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Commuters be forewarned. There’s utility construction work happening the week of Oct. 22 that will necessitate the full closure of Harmony Rd. (Weld Cty. Rd. 74) between Weld Cty. Rd. 13 (also known as Larimer Cty. Rd. 1 and Latham Prkwy.) and W...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Windsor Police Participate in National Drug Take Back Day, Oct. 27

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Windsor, CO – Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue but proper disposal of unused drugs can save lives and protect the environment. With that in mind, the Windsor Police Department, 200 N. 11th St., will h...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 16, 2018

Downtown Development Authority to Host Business Appreciation Event

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There’s a lot planned for Windsor’s downtown and with that in mind, the Downtown Development Authority is hosting its annual Business Appreciation Event on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 4 to 7 p.m., at the Windsor Art & Heritage Center, l...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 9, 2018

Riprap Project Scheduled Along the West End of Windsor Lake Next Week

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There’s a riprap project scheduled to take place Monday, Oct. 15 through Friday, Oct. 19, along the west side of Windsor Lake, near the lake’s northern edge, weather permitting. Riprap, which refers to rock shoreline stabilization, is expected to close th...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Windsor Police to Cease Fingerprinting, Continues VIN Services

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The Windsor Police Department will no longer offer fingerprint card services to the public, effective Wednesday, Oct. 10. The department’s vehicle identification number verification service will remain unaffected. VIN services are offered 11 a.m...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 4, 2018

Windsor Students Encouraged to Participate in National Walk & Bike to School Day, Oct. 10

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Students throughout the Town of Windsor are invited to participate in the 22nd annual National Walk & Bike to School Day, Wednesday, Oct. 10. The 2018 fall event boasts over 4,500 schools registered across the county. Although the nationwide event has...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 30, 2018

Partial Train Derailment Temporarily Blocks Highway 257 at Ash & Birch Streets

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A partial train derailment on September 30, at approximately 7:10 p.m., necessitated a two to three hour closure of 6th & Ash St. and 6th & Birch St., as well as Hwy 257 at Ash and Birch St., as nearly seven to ten cars carrying a non-hazardous ma...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 25, 2018

Industry Award Presented to Windsor Parks, Recreation and Culture Department

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On Thursday, Sept. 13, the Colorado Parks and Recreation Association honored the Culture Division of the Town of Windsor’s Parks, Recreation and Culture Department with their Columbine Award for Excellence in Programming. Up to three awards of i...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Windsor Celebrates Colorado Cities and Towns Week, Hosts Special Events

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Colorado Cities and Towns week is Sept. 10-16, and to celebrate, the Town of Windsor is hosting three special events for its residents.

There is a Town Hall Talk and Tours event scheduled for 6 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 12. Residents can enjoy hors d'oeuvres,...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 7, 2018

Windsor Began Addressing Ordinances Earlier this Year, Responds to ACLU and NLC

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The Town of Windsor, along with other Northern Colorado communities, received a joint letter from the American Civil Liberties Union, (“ACLU”) and the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty (“National Law Center&am...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 7, 2018

Windsor Seeks Applicants to Fill Vacant Advisory Board Positions

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The Town of Windsor seeks motivated, civic-minded residents to assist the community by serving as an advisory board member. Applications are being accepted for the following advisory board positions:

  • Planning Commission – One alternate member ter...
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Town News Center
Posted on: September 6, 2018

Public-Private Partnership Creates Game-Changer for Windsor, Colorado National Sports Park

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Windsor’s Diamond Valley Sports Complex could get a makeover that will take it from three ballfields, a playground and a concession stand, and potentially transform it into a year-round sports tourism destination expected to bolster the local economy.

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 3, 2018

Fatality Confirmed in Morning Parade Accident

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The Windsor Police Department confirms that an accident occurred this morning, toward the end of today’s Windsor Harvest Festival Parade. The Parade was immediately cancelled as trained personnel treated and transported the minor, a young male, ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 30, 2018

Stolen Vehicle Investigation Leads to Armed Standoff

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A Windsor Police Officer on routine patrol located a reported stolen vehicle in the parking lot near the Loaf and Jug convenience store, 1201 Main St., on August 29, 2018 at approximately 11:02 p.m.

The suspect advanced toward the officer with the knife. A...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 29, 2018

Labor Day Closures Planned for Town of Windsor Facilities

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Town of Windsor public facilities will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3 in observance of Labor Day. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., and Public Works, 922 N. 15th St.

The Police Depa...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 28, 2018

Windsor Harvest Festival Schedule of Events Announced for Labor Day Weekend

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The fall festival season kicks off Labor Day weekend with the 97th Annual Windsor Harvest Festival, happening Saturday, Sept. 1 through Monday, Sept. 3. The three-day festival is packed with family-friendly events including hot air balloon launches, a mud...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 21, 2018

Town of Windsor Accepting Advisory Board Applications

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

Applications are being accepted through August 31 for the following advisory board positions: Planning Commission &nd...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Windsor Police Remind Pedestrians and Drivers of Crosswalk Safety

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With school starting as early as Aug. 15 for some, the Windsor Police Department would like to remind students and drivers to be alert near crosswalks as traffic increases during the school year. Here are some tips to help everyone stay safe.

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Windsor to Host Doggie Dip September 2

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The Town of Windsor’s Parks, Recreation and Culture Department invites residents to the annual Doggie Dip – sponsored by Garden Valley Veterinary Hospital – from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, at Chimney Park Pool. Dogs can enjoy ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Life Saving Award Presented to Residents and Police Officer

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At the August 13, 2018 Windsor Town Board Meeting, the Life Saving Award was presented to Sadie Plachety, Wayne Plachety and Windsor Police Officer Jared Paul by Chief of Police Rick Klimek.

On December 29, 2017, Windsor Police officers responded to a medi...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 10, 2018

Remaining 2018 Dates Announced for the Town of Windsor’s Coffee with the Mayor Series

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Windsor residents are invited to enjoy coffee and discuss their questions, concerns or ideas with Mayor Kristie Melendez during a monthly Coffee with the Mayor event. The event is held every third Saturday of the month and coffee is provided. 

The...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 8, 2018

Annapolis Drive Closed Between Highland Meadows Parkway and Moonlight Bay Drive for Asphalt Repairs

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Annapolis Drive between Highland Meadows Parkway & Moonlight Bay Drive will close Thursday, Aug. 9, starting at 8 a.m., for asphalt patching. This will be a single-day closure, weather permitting.

Crews will focus on areas that require emergency mainte...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 6, 2018

One-Year Anniversary: Windsor Mill Fire Investigation Continues

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Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Windsor Mill Fire that destroyed the historic downtown building that was in the process of being renovated for commercial use.

Although investigators from the Windsor Police Department, Windsor-Severance Fire Dep...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 27, 2018

Windsor Police Seek Public Assistance in Identifying Persons Involved in Local Business Burglary

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On July 20, 2018 in the early morning hours an unknown male entered a change machine at Bob’s Carwash, 1630 Main Street. The male was driving a white Chevrolet full sized passenger van. The male was wearing dark clothing with a mask. The Windsor...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 23, 2018

Town of Windsor to Host Strategic Plan Community Meeting

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What should the Town of Windsor look like in the coming years? That’s a question the Windsor Town Board would like to ask residents during its public Strategic Plan Community Meeting this Wednesday, July 25, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The meeti...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Windsor Now Accepting Water & Sewer 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 on the Water & Sewer Board.

Applications are currently being accepted through August 1st for the following Water & Sewer...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 13, 2018

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 2018-April 2022. 

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 5, 2018

Mayor Melendez Elected to CML Board

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Kristie Melendez, Windsor Mayor, was elected to the Colorado Municipal League (CML) Executive Board and by municipal officials from around the state during the 96th Annual CML conference held June 19-22 in Vail.

 

Also New to the Board:

Greg Clifton...

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Town News Center
Posted on: June 14, 2018

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” is...

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Town News Center
Posted on: June 4, 2018

Parks, Recreation & Culture Team Thrilled to Share National Gold Medal Award Finalist Video

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The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department is a finalist for the 2018 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management. Watch their finalist video here.

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

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 June 1 for the following advisory board positions:

 

  • Water ...
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Town News Center
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Windsor to Hold Community Bike Night June 5

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The Town of Windsor’s annual Bike Night is just around the corner. The Police Department and the Windsor Optimist Club will hold the community event from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, at Boardwalk Park.

The evening will kick off with a family-friendl...

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Town News Center
Posted on: May 23, 2018

Windsor to Hold Memorial Day Ceremony May 28

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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 28, at Lakeview Cemetery.

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Windsor Police Investigate Hit and Run Traffic Accident Involving Bicyclist

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The Windsor Police Department, was notified of a traffic accident at the intersection of 1st Street and Garden Drive, at approximately 5:54 am, on May 21, 2018.

Between 5:20 am and 5:54 am, on May 21, 2018, a 64 year old male was riding his bicycle on 1st ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: May 16, 2018

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 June 1 for the following advisory board positions:

 

  • Water ...
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Town News Center
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Parks, Recreation & Culture Department Announced as Finalist for the 2018 National Gold Medal Awards

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The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is pleased to announce Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department as a finalist for the 2018 Nati...

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Town News Center
Posted on: May 4, 2018

Windsor Commemorates 10th Anniversary of Tornado

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Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez and The Windsor Town Board extend a special invitation to honor those community members who provided assistance to Windsor during the 2008 tornado. The May 14 commemorative event begins at 6:00 p.m. at Windsor Town H...

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Town News Center
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Get Involved in Your Community!

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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 11 for the following advisory board positions:

 

  • Planni...
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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Windsor Police to Hold Drug Take Back Day April 28

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The Windsor Police Department will help residents safely dispose of prescription drugs on National Drug Take Back Day Saturday, April 28.

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: April 3, 2018

Final Election Results

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Final results of the April 3, 2018 election for Districts 2, 4, 5, and 6. Results were certified on April 11. 

Find voting numbers and results here ("W" denotes a winner).

District 2:          ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Town Board Announces Appointment of New Town Manager

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The Windsor Town Board announced the appointment of Shane Hale as Town Manager. Town Board voted unanimously to approve his contract at its regular meeting Monday, March 26.

Hale is the City Manager of Cortez, CO a position he has held for over six years. ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Police Department Investigating Early Morning Accident

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The Windsor Police Department continues its investigation into an early morning head-on collision between two vehicles on Colorado State Highway 257 between Weld County Road 72 and Weld County Road 74.

On March 15, 2018 at approximately 5:39 AM Windsor Pol...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Town Manager Finalists Meet and Greet March 19

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The Windsor Town Board has selected four finalists for the position of Town Manager. Residents are invited to meet the candidates at the public reception scheduled for Monday, March 19, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Public Works Service Facility, 922 N. 1...

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Town News Center
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Windsor to Hold Lakeview Cemetery Clean Up March 15

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The Town of Windsor will begin Lakeview Cemetery decoration clean up Thursday, March 15.

To help maintain Lakeview Cemetery’s park-like beauty, lot owners are respectfully asked to remove burial site decorations by March 14. Items not removed will be dispo...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Windsor Kindness Week Returns February 11-17

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The Town of Windsor community is invited to participate in Windsor’s second annual Kindness Week February 11-17.

Each day of Kindness Week, community members are challenged to participate in daily activities focused on fostering community support...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Town of Windsor Offices Closed February 19 for Presidents’ Day

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Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 19, in observance of Presidents’ Day.

The Community Recreation Center will hold regular business hours, 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

While the Police Department’s administrative offi...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Windsor Reminds Community of Winter Weather Safety Tips

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

Winter Driving

  • Park your vehicles in driveways. Remove vehicles from the street so that snow removal equipment can plow the area.
  • Maintain a safe distance from snow...
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Town News Center
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Windsor Water Rates to Increase February 1

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Rates for Town of Windsor water utility customers will increase 4.97 percent beginning February 1, 2018, as a result of water supplier cost increases.

“We strive to balance affordability with fiscal stewardship, and, so, we review water rates ann...

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Town News Center
Posted on: January 17, 2018

Windsor Police Department Makes Burglary Arrests

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The Windsor Police Department, with the assistance of the Johnstown Police Department and Colorado State Patrol, disrupted a construction site burglary in progress, resulting in two arrests.

At approximately 2:10 a.m., Windsor Police Officers were conducti...

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Town News Center
Posted on: January 15, 2018

Windsor Residents Reminded of Winter Property Maintenance

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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.

The Town of Windsor asks the community’s help in maximizing snow removal efforts by:

  • Pi...
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Town News Center
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Town Board Member Scheuerman to Hold Community Conversation January 30

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Town of Windsor Town Board Member Cindy Scheuerman (District 2) will hold a Community Conversation session from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, in the Aspen Room (Senior Lounge) of the Community Recreation Center.

Members of the community are invited to join To...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Windsor to Host ‘Coffee with the Mayor’ Series

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The Town of Windsor will continue its Coffee with the Mayor series in 2018, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Community Recreation Center. 

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Town Refinances Recreation Center Loan, Saves $2.97 Million

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The Town of Windsor Finance Department worked to refinance the 2015 Community Recreation Center Sales and Use Tax Revenue Bond, reducing the length of the note and saving $2.97 million.

The original 2015 voter-approved $16.1-million sales and use tax bond ...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Windsor Receives Financial Reporting Award

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The Town of Windsor received its ninth 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 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial...

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Town News Center
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Windsor Town Board Member Bennett to Hold Community Conversation January 9

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Town of Windsor Town Board Member Ken Bennett (District 3) will hold a Community Conversation session from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Toast Coffee and Wine Bar.

Members of the community are invited to join Town Board Member Bennett to discuss Town ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Town of Windsor Candidate Packets Available for 2018 Election

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The Town of Windsor municipal election will be held April 3, 2018, for Town Board Member representatives in districts 2, 4, 5, and 6. Packets for interested candidates are now available on the Elections page or at Town Hall.

To run for a board position, a ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Windsor to Offer Free Christmas Tree Recycling

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The Town of Windsor Brush Recycling Site will recycle live Christmas trees for free through January 31.

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, Tow...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Windsor Public Works Prepares for Snow and Ice Season

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The Town of Windsor Public Works Department has prepared for inclement winter weather by updating its Snow and Ice Control Plan for 2017-18.

In the event of snow and/or ice, the town focuses on creating a network of connected, clear, and safe roadways for ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Town Updates Storm Drainage Master Plan, Rates to Increase

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The Town of Windsor completed an update to the town’s Storm Drainage Master Plan in September, resulting in an increase in stormwater fees and rates beginning January 2018.

“The Storm Drainage Master Plan is a tool that guides decisions...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Town of Windsor Offices Closed for the Holidays

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Town of Windsor administrative offices will close at noon Friday, Dec. 22, through Monday, Dec. 25, and at noon Friday, Dec. 29, through Monday, Jan. 1, in observance of Christmas and New Year’s.

The Community Recreation Center will hold regular ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Krystal Eucker Named 2017 Windsor Employee of the Year

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Deputy Town Clerk Krystal Eucker was named the Town of Windsor’s employee of the year and recipient of the PRIDE of Windsor award on Friday, Dec. 1.

The PRIDE of Windsor awardee is chosen annually from a pool of peer nominations for best exemplif...

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 1, 2017

Windsor Police Department Hosts Santa Cops Toy Drive

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The Town of Windsor Police Department will hold its annual Weld County Santa Cops toy drive now through Monday, Jan. 9, 2018.

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Windsor Town Board Members to Hold Community Conversation December 12

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Town of Windsor Town Board Members Paul Rennemeyer (District 4) and Ivan Adams (District 6) will hold a Community Conversation session from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the Senior Lounge (Aspen Room) of the Community Recreation Center. 

Members o...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Windsor Town Board Names Garcia Acting Town Manager

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The Town of Windsor Town Board named Town Clerk Patti Garcia as the Acting Town Manager on Monday, Nov. 27.

Garcia has worked at the Town of Windsor for nine years as Town Clerk, leading the Clerk’s Office and Customer Service team. Garcia earned...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Windsor Town Board Seeks New Direction, Town Manager Resigns

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Town of Windsor Town Manager Kelly Arnold resigned his post, effective Tuesday, Nov. 21.

“The decision to resign was made in agreement with Town Board,” said Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez. “This administrative change was made to position Windsor f...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Windsor Town Offices Closed November 23-24 for Thanksgiving

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Town of Windsor offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23, and Friday, Nov. 24, in observance of Thanksgiving. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, Nov. 27.

Closures include Town Hall, the Police Department, the Public Works Service Facility, and...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Windsor, Greeley to Embark on Joint Broadband Study

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The Town of Windsor and the City of Greeley finalized an agreement to conduct a joint Broadband Feasibility Study to determine the need, feasibility, and recommendations regarding broadband Internet services for Greeley and Windsor residents.

“It is import...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Windsor Police Make Heroin Arrest

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The Windsor Police Department, with the assistance of the Weld County Sheriff’s Office and Weld County Drug Task Force, made an arrest this morning in connection to reports of heroin being sold at 901 Foothills Court.

At approximately 9:30 a.m., ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Windsor Crossing Guard Struck by Moving Vehicle

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A Windsor Police Department crossing guard stationed at Skyview Elementary School was struck by a moving vehicle this morning while in the crosswalk.

The driver was attempting to make a left turn at Pine Street and Stone Mountain Drive when the crossing gu...

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Town News Center
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Windsor to Hold Annual Holiday Celebration December 2

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The Town of Windsor will hold its annual holiday celebration, “Windsor Wonderland,” from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.

Windsor Wonderland will kick off with the arrival of Santa. Great Western Railway will bring Santa from the North ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Windsor Town Offices Closed November 10 for Veterans Day

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Town of Windsor offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10, in observance of Veterans Day. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, Nov. 13.

Closures include Town Hall, the Police Department, and the Public Works Service Facility. While the administrati...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Windsor Now Accepting Board of Adjustment 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 on the Board of Adjustment.  

Applications are currently being accepted through November 15 for the following Board of ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Windsor to Conduct Fall Street Sweeping

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The Town of Windsor will conduct its annual fall street sweeping efforts this month through December.

Leaves that fall naturally onto the street are the responsibility of the town and will be picked up during regular street sweeping operations. Leaves that...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Windsor to Host Halloween Party October 31

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The Town of Windsor and the Windsor Optimist Club will host the annual Community Halloween Party from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31, in the Community Recreation Center gym.

Other area service clubs and organizations — Rotary Club, Windsor Severance F...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Windsor to Hold Grand Opening of Public Works Facility October 23

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The Town of Windsor will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house to celebrate the grand opening of the new Public Works Service Facility from 5-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23.

Remarks by local dignitaries will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a ribbon cutting ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Windsor Police Department Makes Arrests for Construction Site Thefts

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The Windsor Police Department made three arrests on October 1 in conjunction with a string of construction site thefts across the region.

As a result of a victim’s report, the Windsor Police Department was able to trace stolen items to a location...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Windsor Halloween Events Begin October 22

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The Town of Windsor will offer a variety of Halloween-themed events in the month of October.

Events include:

  • Pumpkin Carving Workshop: October 22, 3-5 p.m., Market Pavilion at Boardwalk Park, $20
  • Pumpkin Plunge: October 27, 6-8 p.m., Community Recreation Cen...
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Town News Center
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Windsor to Hold Drug Take Back Day October 28

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The Windsor Police Department will help residents safely dispose of prescription drugs on National Drug Take Back Day Saturday, Oct. 28.

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Windsor Town Board Member Bennett to Hold Community Conversation October 11

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Town of Windsor Town Board Member Ken Bennett (District 3) will hold a Community Conversation session from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, at Coffee House 29.

Members of the community are invited to join Town Board Member Bennett to discuss Town of Windsor...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Windsor Receives National Parks and Recreation Recognition

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department was recognized as a finalist for the prestigious 2017 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management at the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Annual Conferen...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Windsor to Offer Rebates for New Toilets and Washers

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The Town of Windsor will begin offering rebates on qualifying new toilet and washer purchases September 15.

The program is available to all Windsor residents, regardless of water provider. Qualifying toilets and washers must have been purchased between Sep...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 5, 2017

Windsor Town Board Members to Hold Community Conversation September 12

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Town of Windsor Town Board Members Paul Rennemeyer (District 4) and Ivan Adams (District 6) will hold a Community Conversation session from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, in the Senior Lounge of the Community Recreation Center. 

Members of the commun...

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Town News Center
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Windsor Town Offices Closed September 4 for Labor Day

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Town of Windsor offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of Labor Day. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 5.

Closures include Town Hall, the Police Department, Public Works shop, and the Community Recreation Center.

While ad...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 31, 2017

Windsor Police Requests Help Identifying Theft Suspects

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The Windsor Police Department is seeking public assistance in identifying two males and their vehicle involved in a recent theft case.

On Tuesday, Aug. 22, Windsor Police received a report of an 81-year-old resident having been contacted by two men claimin...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Windsor Announces Fall Coffee with the Mayor Dates

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The Town of Windsor will continue its 2017 Coffee with the Mayor series through the fall, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at Starbucks.  

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

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Windsor Now Accepting Advisory Board Applications Until September 1

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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 September 1 for the following advisory board positions:

  • Planning Co...
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Town News Center
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Windsor Community Recreation Center Closed August 21 - 27

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The Windsor Community Recreation Center will be closed August 21-27 for maintenance and cleaning.

“We try to minimize facility closures throughout the year, so we schedule an annual shutdown week for our team to conduct maintenance and deep clean...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Windsor Police and Fire Unite for Student Safety

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The Windsor Police Department and Windsor Severance Fire Rescue will join forces for back-to-school safety efforts beginning Wednesday, Aug. 9.

Law enforcement and fire vehicles and staff will be located near select school crossing locations to remind driv...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Windsor Mourns Loss of Mill, Remains Optimistic for Project’s Future

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Engulfed in a large structural fire Sunday, Aug. 6, the Windsor Mill project was severely damaged.

“This is a somber day for Windsor,” said Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez. “The Mill was a historic landmark in our commu...

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Town News Center
Posted on: August 6, 2017

Windsor Mill Destroyed by Fire, Main Street Closed

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At approximately 1:49 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, Windsor Severance Fire Rescue received a call for a commercial structure fire at 214 Main Street, the site of the historic Windsor Mill.

While the fire has been contained, crews will work to address hot spots and ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Windsor Police Department Reminds Drivers About Back-to-School Safety

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The Windsor Police Department looks to encourage pedestrian and driver safety with the launch of the school district’s new academic year Wednesday, Aug. 9.

“We want to remind the community that school is starting earlier this year,&...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Windsor Joins Healthy Cities Campaign

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The Town of Windsor Town Board voted unanimously in favor of participating in the Health Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Cities and Towns campaign on Monday, July 10.

A partnership between the Colorado Municipal League, LiveWell Colorado and Kaiser Permanente...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Windsor National Night Out to be Held August 1

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The Town of Windsor will participate in the 2017 National Night Out event on Tuesday, Aug. 1. Currently, there are 18 neighborhood events scheduled in Windsor.

National Night Out is a community-building program that encourages citizens nationwide to hold a...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Windsor Mayor Melendez Receives Leadership Training Award

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Town of Windsor Mayor Kristie Melendez was recognized with a milestone award for participation in the Colorado Municipal League’s (CML) MUNIversity Program at CML’s 95th annual conference.

MUNIversity is a leadership program for Colorado’s elected municipa...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Windsor to Honor Outgoing Town Board Members July 17

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The Town of Windsor will host a reception to honor outgoing Town Board Members Christian Morgan and Brenden Boudreau. A short ceremony with light refreshments will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 17, in the Board Grove behind Town Hall.  

The Bo...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Registration Open for 2017 Windsor National Night Out August 1

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The Town of Windsor will participate in the 2017 National Night Out event on Tuesday, Aug. 1.

National Night Out is a community-building program that encourages citizens nationwide to hold a neighborhood gathering, meet their neighbors, and partner with po...

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Town News Center
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Windsor to Host Weld County Officials at July Coffee with the Mayor

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The Town of Windsor’s July Coffee with the Mayor event will feature guests from the town and county in the Community Recreation Center's Pine Room from 7:30-10 a.m. Saturday, July 15.

Windsor residents are invited to join Mayor Kristie Melendez a...

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Town News Center
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Windsor Seeks Community Feedback for Online Citizen Survey

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The Town of Windsor is seeking community feedback for its National Citizen Survey. The survey is available online at http://bit.ly/2RQmX through Monday, July 10, and is open to all Windsor residents.

The National Citizen Survey asks questions of residents ...

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Town News Center
Posted on: June 27, 2017

Windsor Police and Weld RE-4 School District Partner on School Resource Officer Position

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The Windsor Police Department and the Weld RE-4 School District have partnered to create a School Resource Officer (SRO) position, beginning with the 2017-18 school year.

“We’re excited to partner with the school district on this positi...

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Town News Center
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Town Offices Closed July 4 for Independence Day

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Town of Windsor administrative offices — including Town Hall, Public Works and the Police Department — will be closed Tuesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.

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

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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Windsor to Launch Fall ‘Garden In A Box’ Sale July 10

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The Town of Windsor will continue its water conservation efforts with the sale of fall “Garden In A Box” xeriscape kits beginning July 10.

Residents can sign up now for the Pre-Sale/Wait List to be notified when the gardens go on sale a...

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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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. 

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

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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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 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 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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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 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 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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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. 

Windsor water users can use well water or privately owned ...

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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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.

Winter Driving

  • 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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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