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 following:

  • Resi...
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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 Recreation Ce...

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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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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 2-3...

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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 reception...

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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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Posted on: January 26, 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 February 8 for the following advisory board positions:

 

  • Historic P...
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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 finite re...

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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 of Ad...
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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 fosteri...

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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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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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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 lights, sky...
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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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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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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.

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  • 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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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 will...

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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 the...

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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 in emerge...

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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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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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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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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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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’s co...

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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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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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Posted on: November 18, 2016

CSU Students to Hold Open House on Windsor Historic Churches December 5

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The Town of Windsor collaborated with Colorado State University (CSU) graduate students to conduct a historical survey of Windsor’s churches and sugar beet factory structures.

The students will hold an open house to showcase their findings from 5-6 p...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Town Offices Closed November 24-25

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Town of Windsor administrative offices — including Town Hall, Public Works and the Police Department — will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, in observance of Thanksgiving.

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

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Windsor Police Respond to Vehicle-Pedestrian Accident

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The Windsor Police Department responded to a vehicle-pedestrian traffic accident at 7th Street and Hemlock Drive at approximately 5:05 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21.

Officers determined that three female teenagers were crossing 7th Street at the crosswalk when a so...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Windsor Police Release Preliminary Findings on HWY 257 Three-Car Accident

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The Winsor Police Department responded to a three-vehicle traffic accident at approximately 3:25 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 30930 Highway 257 — the Poudre Trail pedestrian crossing.

The preliminary investigation indicates that a north-facing vehicle...

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