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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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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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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Town News Center
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 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 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 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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Additional Info... Town News Center
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 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:

 

  • Hi...
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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.

A...

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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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Town News Center
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...

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

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Town News Center