Posted on: April 25, 2017

Quilt Exhibit to Open at Windsor Art & Heritage Center May 10

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The Windsor Art & Heritage Center will display its latest exhibit, “Nature of Quilts,” May 10 through June 3. An opening reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 12.

In “Nature of Quilts,” nature’s beauty t...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Park Facilities to Open April 17

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 The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department will open all park facilities for the season on Monday, April 17, weather permitting.

The opening includes restrooms and water fountains at Boardwalk Park and Main Park.

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Windsor Summer Activity Guide Now Online

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department’s seasonal Activity Guide has been published digitally and in print for the summer season. Registration opens Monday, April 3.

The publication includes upcoming events, current membership and rental ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Arbor Day Art Exhibit to Open April 12 at the Windsor Art & Heritage Center

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 The Windsor Art & Heritage Center will feature the work of Windsor K-8 students in the exhibition “Trees Color Our Town” April 12-29. An opening reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 14.

In conjunction with Town of Windsor Ar...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Windsor to Kick Off Demonstration Garden Workshops, Volunteer Opportunities April 4

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The Town of Windsor will kick off the 2017 Treasure Island Demonstration Garden season and workshop series with an informational meeting for volunteers at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 4, in the Oak Room at the Community Recreation Center.

The Treasure Island Dem...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Windsor to Hold Arbor Day 5K Run/Walk April 22

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The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department and the Windsor Tree Board will hold the 12th Annual Arbor Day 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 22, at Boardwalk Park.

Early bird registration is now open and will run through noon April 14 fo...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Windsor to Hold Greeley Canal Trail Clean Up April 1

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The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department will hold a community clean-up effort for the Greeley No. 2 Canal Trail in Windsor from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, April 1.The town is seeking volunteers to remove trash from the Greeley No. 2 Canal ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Windsor Art & Heritage Center to Hold Book Sale March 31 - April 8

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The Windsor Art & Heritage Center will host the Spring Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 31 - April 8, excluding Sunday. Proceeds will benefit the Windsor-Severance Library Foundation.All hardback books will be priced at $2 each, while paperbacks...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Windsor Art & Heritage Center Now Seeking Quilts for Upcoming Exhibit

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The Windsor Art & Heritage Center is seeking quilt and fiber art submissions through 10 p.m. April 26 for the upcoming exhibit, “Nature of Quilts.”

The “Nature of Quilts” exhibition will be on display at the Art & Herita...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Windsor to Hold Competitive Baseball Tryouts

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The 11AA Windsor RMSP NightHawks, a competitive youth baseball team, is seeking additional players for the upcoming 2017 baseball season and will hold tryouts at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Chimney Park.

The team is looking for 10 and 11 year-old players,...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Windsor Tree Board Now Taking Tree Sale Orders

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The Town of Windsor Tree Board is now accepting orders for its annual tree sale through April 22.

Trees are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. Order forms and available tree information can be found at the front desk of the Community Recreation Cente...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Vendor Applications Now Open for 2017 Windsor Farmers Market

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The Town of Windsor is seeking vendors for the 2017 Windsor Farmers Market.

The town is seeking a variety of vendors from the following categories:

  • Meat/cheese/eggs/dairy
  • Baked goods
  • Produce
  • Bath and body
  • Artisan/craft
  • Service
  • Beverage
  • Pets
  • Spreadables
  • Spices
  • Communi...
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Posted on: February 1, 2017

'eARTh' Art Exhibit to Open February 22 at the Windsor Art & Heritage Center

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The Windsor Art & Heritage Center will feature the mixed-media exhibit “eARTh: Nature’s Artistic Energy” February 22-March 18. An opening reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24.Artists Suzette McIntyre, Toby Baker, Annie Surbeck and Susa...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Windsor to Begin Farmers Market Pavilion Construction January 30

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The Town of Windsor will begin construction on the new Farmers Market Pavilion at Boardwalk Park Monday, Jan. 30.While the Parks, Recreation & Culture Department finalizes its contractor search, work will begin Monday on the site with the demolition o...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Windsor's Poudre Trail to be Rerouted January 20

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A section of the Town of Windsor’s Poudre Trail will be temporarily rerouted between Eastman Park and County Road 13 beginning Friday, Jan. 20.

The trail is being rerouted to accommodate the construction of a road and a future oil and gas pad, curren...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Windsor Youth Participate in Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department hosted the annual Denver Nuggets Basketball Skills Challenge on Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Community Recreation Center.

The event catered to more than 100 participants. Eight area youth earned first-place h...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

'Repurposed' Art Exhibit to Open January 11 at the Windsor Art & Heritage Center

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The Windsor Art & Heritage Center will host the 2017 juried exhibit “Repurposed: A Second Look, A Second Life,” January 11-February 11. An opening reception will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13.

In “Repurposed,” creative reuse changes the way we l...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Windsor Activity Guide Published for Winter and Spring Seasons

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Windsor’s seasonal Activity Guide has been published digitally and in print. This Activity Guide edition covers comprehensive programming for all Town of Windsor recreation events and activities from January through April 2017.

Specific information i...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Windsor Art & Heritage Center's 'Repurposed' Art Exhibit Submissions Due December 21

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The Windsor Art & Heritage Center is seeking artist submissions for the 2017 juried exhibit “Repurposed: A Second Look, A Second Life,” now through December 21.

The “Repurposed” exhibit will focus on how creative reuse has c...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Windsor to Hold Annual Holiday Celebration December 3

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The Town of Windsor and the Windsor Chamber of Commerce will hold their annual holiday celebration, “Windsor Wonderland,” from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, free to the public.

Windsor Wonderland will kick off with the arrival of Santa. Grea...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Windsor Youth Football Teams to Play in Championship Games

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Two Town of Windsor youth football teams will compete in the Coal Creek Midget Football League (CCMFL) Championship Games November 5-6.

The Windsor 10-year-old team (6-0) will take on the Broomfield Eagles (5-1) for the CCMFL Division II Championship title...

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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.

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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 wate...

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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 comments ov...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 stewards of o...

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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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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.

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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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