Windsor News

Posted on: March 29, 2021

Clearview Library District Launches Business Podcast

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The Clearview Library District launched a new podcast series, Clearview on Business, that showcases area businesses and entrepreneurs.

Hosted by Business Resource Librarian Kelly Hall and guest co-hosts from area Chambers of Commerce and the Town of Windso...

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Windsor Economic Development News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Windsor Downtown Development Authority Launches Development Push

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The Town of Windsor and Windsor Downtown Development Authority have plans to move ahead with the development known as the Windsor Downtown Backlots area. The two boards recently selected Tribe Development to move forward with the effort, following a compe...

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Windsor Economic Development News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Eastman Park Corridor Visioning Workshop to Help Guide Future Windsor Development

Future Legends sports park design

The Town of Windsor is hosting two virtual public meetings to gather community and stakeholder input on the Eastman Park Corridor project. The virtual visioning meetings will take place on Tuesday, March 2 and Thursday, March 4, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and...

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Windsor Economic Development News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Windsor Continues Local Businesses Support Through Food Delivery Partnership

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The Town of Windsor is partnering with Nosh Northern Colorado, a regional food delivery service, in an effort to help Windsor businesses better serve their customers in a pandemic market. Windsor restaurants interested in participating will be able to off...

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Windsor Economic Development News

Windsor News

Posted on: October 20, 2021

The Colorado Blvd. Trail Extension is Complete, Opens to The Public

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The Town of Windsor is scheduled to complete the extension of the Colorado Boulevard Trail and open the trail, along County Road 13/Colorado Boulevard and Highway 392, Friday, October 22. The Colorado Boulevard Trail is a half-mile hiking and bik...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

The Windsor Police Department & Windsor Optimist Club to Host Annual Safe Halloween Event, Oct 31

Photo of Children and Parents at Safe Halloween Event in 2019 at the Windsor Community Rec Center

Windsor, CO – The Town of Windsor Police Department and the Windsor Optimist Club will host their annual Safe Halloween Event from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31, in the Community Recreation Center gym. Other area service clubs and organizatio...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Windsor Police Department Hosts Prescription Drug Take Back Day, Oct. 23

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Windsor, CO — Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue and 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 help residents safel...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 1, 2021

October Edition of Windsor Matters Now Available

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Reporting issues around town has gotten much easier with the new SeeClickFix platform! Learn more about the tool, plus Halloween safety tips, National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, and more in this edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter.

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 26, 2021

Windsor Police Investigate Overnight Traffic Accident

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Windsor, CO — At approximately 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 26, the Windsor Police Department responded to a traffic accident at the intersection of Highway 257 and Harmony Road.

A 2018 Toyota Tacoma pickup was traveling southbound on Highway 257, ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Windsor Police Address Disruption at Windsor High School Football Game

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On September 24, 2021 at approximately 8:50 p.m., the Windsor Police Department responded to the Windsor High School football stadium, located at 1100 Main St., in regard to a report of a fight, possibly involving someone in possession of a firearm.&n...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Town of Windsor Launches SeeClickFix Application

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The Town of Windsor launched a new public-facing reporting tool this week in partnership with SeeClickFix, a request and work management software that provides residents and business owners a way to submit non-emergency service requests, comments or conce...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Windsor Moves Forward with Two Park Projects

Windsor Park Construction

Construction for two parks, Windsor Village Park and Village East Park, began Tuesday, September 14, 2021.

The Windsor Village Park project began in early 2021 with a goal to update the playground equipment. Throughout the project, the town held community ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Windsor History Museum to Host Annual Halloween Carnival

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The town of Windsor is scheduled to host its annual Halloween Carnival Saturday, October 30 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Windsor History Museum located at Boardwalk Park at 100 N. 5th Street for children to safely trick-or-treat around the museum grounds,...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Town of Windsor Facilities Close in Observance of Labor Day

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Town of Windsor facilities will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6 in observance of Labor Day. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., the Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., the Public Services campus, 922 N. 15th St., and Chimne...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Windsor Community Recreation Center Celebrates Five Years

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The Windsor Community Recreation Center will host an open house, which will include free entry and fitness classes, Friday, October 8, 2021, at the Community Recreation Center from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. to celebrate its 5th birthday.  &ld...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Windsor to Host Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

Windsor is scheduled to host Oktoberfest Saturday, September 18 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 5th Street and Boardwalk Park to celebrate and embrace the German heritage.  “This is one of Windsor’s traditional festivals tr...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Online Scam Attempt Made on Windsor Harvest Fest Social Media Post

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Windsor is scheduled to host several events over the next few months. The Windsor Harvest Festival is the most popular gathering bringing in over 150 vendors and nearly 30,000 attendants over the Labor Day Weekend. Such events also tend to attract online ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Town of Windsor Museums Opens Forces of Nature Art Exhibition

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The Town of Windsor Museums opens a new art exhibition at the Art & Heritage Center, 116 5th St.  An opening reception will be held on Friday, Sept. 3 at 6:00 p.m. The public is invited to visit the complimentary exhibition Fridays through Su...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 25, 2021

August Edition of Windsor Matters Now Available

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The 99th Windsor Harvest Festival is just around the corner! See the schedule of events and learn more about the Harvest Festival in this edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter.

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 23, 2021

Vintage Base Ball Game Returns to Windsor Harvest Festival

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The Colorado Vintage Baseball Association returns to Windsor to play against the Sugar Tramps Base Ball Club at the annual Windsor Harvest Festival Sunday, September 5 at Eastman Park at 2:00 p.m. Residents are encouraged to come out and watch or sign up ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 23, 2021

First Responders Honored at Windsor Farmers Market

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In honor of September 11th, the Windsor Farmers Market will host a complimentary arts & crafts day Saturday, September 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Boardwalk Park, 100 N. 5th Street, to celebrate first responders and on September 11, former and active f...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Fall 2021 Clean-Up Days Scheduled for October 15, 16

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Windsor Utility customers are invited to participate in the 2021 Fall Clean-Up event Oct. 15 and 16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be held at the Public Services facility, 922 N. 15th St, and is at no additional cost for utility customers to attend....

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 16, 2021

Windsor To Host Cruise In Car Show

Classic car at the Windsor car show

 Windsor is scheduled to host one of the largest car events in Northern Colorado, the Windsor Cruise In Car Show, Sunday, September 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at Eastman Park, during the annual Harvest Festival, which is held over Labor Day...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Windsor Welcomes New Business Development Specialist Terry Schwindler

Terry Schwindler

The Town of Windsor welcomes Business Development Specialist Terry Schwindler to its Economic Development Department. Schwindler, a certified economic developer through the International Economic Development Council, joined Windsor’s staff at the end of J...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Community Recreation Center Pool Maintenance, Aug. 15-18

Community Rec Center pool

The Windsor Community Recreation Center will partially close for its annual maintenance week August 15 to 18 to upgrade the locker rooms and deep clean the aquatics area.“This year, we are ahead of schedule and limiting the impact to our members,” said Ke...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Windsor Lake Cleared to Reopen

Lake surrounded by housing development

On Friday, August 6, the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment cleared the Town of Windsor to reopen Windsor Lake to the public. Today, Windsor Lake is open to the public. On Monday, July 19, the Town of Windsor issued a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Windsor Mayor Pro Tem Bennett to Host Community Conversation

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Windsor, CO – Windsor residents and business owners are invited to join Mayor Pro Tem Ken Bennett to discuss ideas and ask questions during a Community Conversation event planned for Saturday, August 14, from 8 to 9:30 a.m., at Coffee House 29, ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 6, 2021

Vote on a New Harmony Ridge Park Design

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A community meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 12 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at the corner of Goslar Drive and Harmony Ridge Parkway, for residents to view the park designs for the construction of a new park in the Harmony Ridge Neighborhood and ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Fatality Confirmed After Wednesday Morning Accident

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On Wednesday, August 4,  at approximately 7:10 a.m., the Windsor Police Department responded to a report of a traffic crash a half a mile south of Highway 392 on Colorado Boulevard/County Road 13.

Following preliminary investigation, it was determ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: August 2, 2021

Windsor Harvest Festival Returns for its 99th Year

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– The Windsor Harvest Festival kicks off its 99th year over Labor Day weekend. This year, the Harvest Festival theme is Big Ol’ Block Party, welcoming everyone to the fun scheduled Saturday, September 4 through Monday, September 6.“Last year, in-...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Windsor Lake Closed Due to Algae, Festivities Shifted

Bulldozer on Windsor Lake

On Friday, July 23, the Town of Windsor closed access to the Windsor Lake beach and dog park until further notice. A precautionary water sample taken from the lake Monday, July 19 tested positive for cyanobacteria also known as blue-green algae.

The lake i...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Windsor Arts Commission Confirmed by the Town Board

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The Town of Windsor officially confirmed a new Arts Commission with expectations to name seven members who will oversee Windsor’s Community Art Program including the selection of artists, artwork, and art installation and placement.  &a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Special Edition of the Windsor Matters Newsletter Now Available

Special Edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter.

A precautionary algae advisory has been issued for Windsor Lake. Staff has not identified any toxins; however, advisory signs are posted around the lake to allow visitors to make informed decisions about their own lake activities. Learn more about the adv...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Windsor Finance Department Earns Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

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The Town of Windsor has been awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The award is one of the highest forms of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and budgeting.

The award r...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Windsor to Waive Rental Fees to celebrate Parks and Recreation Month

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***UPDATE: Due to a positive test result for blue-green algae, Windsor Lake is closed, effective immediately. Plans for Pack the Park and Lake have shifted. We are eliminating events at the lake and replacing it with a twilight swim at Chimney Park Pool. ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Windsor has Eleven Board and Commission Vacancies

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The Town of Windsor is seeking motivated, civic-minded residents to assist the community by serving on one of the town’s boards or commissions.

Applications are currently being accepted through Wednesday, August 4, for the following positions:&am...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Registration Opens for 2021 Windsor National Night Out, August 3

Police officer at National Night Out Event 2019

Windsor, CO — The Town of Windsor will participate in the 2021 National Night Out event on Tuesday, August 3. 

National Night Out is a community-building program that encourages citizens nationwide to hold a neighborhood gathering, meet their neig...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Dates for Coffee with the Mayor, Pints with Paul Events Announced

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Windsor, CO – Town of Windsor Mayor Paul Rennemeyer is kicking off two events this month that allow residents to discuss local and regional issues: Coffee with the Mayor and Pints with Paul. 

Windsor residents are invited to enjoy coffee and discu...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Windsor to Honor the Zerby Family, Dedicates Main Park Playground to Brycen

Children playing at Main Park playground in Windsor

Windsor’s Town Board, in cooperation with Jimmy and Melissa Zerby, invite the community to attend a public dedication in honor of Brycen Zerby, the 8-year old child who died after an accident that happened while he was participating in the 2018 Harvest Fe...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Public Works Streets Division Reminds Drivers to Use Caution as Summer Street Maintenance Begins

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The Town of Windsor Public Works Street Division will begin asphalt patching and street striping operations in July and August. We want to remind drivers to slow down in work zones.

Asphalt patching will take place at pre-evaluated areas needing corrective...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Windsor Police Investigate Village East Playground Fire

Village East playground fire

Windsor Police Investigate Village East Playground Fire

Windsor, CO — Windsor Police continue to investigate a fire that burned a portion of the Village East playground, 865 East Edge Circle, at approximately 2:30 p.m. Monday, July 5, 2021. The fire burned...

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Windsor News
Posted on: July 2, 2021

The Town of Windsor Announces Holiday Facility Hours for July 4, 5

Outside of Windsor Town Hall during late spring

Windsor, CO — In observance of Independence Day, the Town of Windsor announces its holiday facility hours. 

On Independence Day, Sunday, July 4, Chimney Park Pool, 421 Chimney Park Drive, will be open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Windsor Lake a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Local Youths Capture Honors in the Rockies Baseball Skills Challenge

Boys and Girls Winners of the Rockies Challenge

Windsor, CO – The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department hosted the annual Rockies Baseball Skills Challenge Saturday, June 19, at the Chimney Park, Aaron Cook Field, 200 E. Chestnut Street, Windsor, Co., 80550.Nearly 30 ath...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Special July 4 Edition of the Windsor Matters Newsletter Now Available

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Fireworks are back at Boardwalk Park this year! Get all the information you need, including parking information, boating rules and more in this edition of the Windsor Matters Newsletter.

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Windsor to Celebrate Fourth of July

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The Town of Windsor’s annual Fourth of July celebration is set to return to Windsor Lake at Boardwalk Park this year, with concessions and boat rentals available from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Fireworks will launch shortly after 9:15 p.m., wea...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Windsor to Host In-Person Bike to Work Day

A photo from the 2019 Bike to Work event

The Town of Windsor partners with Spokes Bike Shop to host Bike to Work Day, in-person, June 23, 2021, from 6 a.m.to 8 a.m. to promote health and the community’s trail system.“We are excited to safely host this event in-person and promote the town’s conne...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 22, 2021

Community Meeting Planned to Discuss Playground Design for Harmony Ridge Neighborhood

Children sitting at a round table designing a playground

The Town of Windsor is hosting a community meeting Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at the Windsor Community Recreation Center, 250 11th St, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. to discuss the design of a new park in the Harmony Ridge neighborhood. Residents ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 15, 2021

June Edition of the Windsor Matters Newsletter Now Available

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Feedback from residents is critical to our success as a community. Learn about our Project Connect platform and how you can contribute your voice to the conversation on public projects in this edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter.

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Town Mosquito Management Efforts Resume for Summer 2021

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The Town of Windsor partners with Vector Disease Control International to monitor mosquito presence in town and provide mitigation efforts when needed. Adult mosquito trapping and surveillance is already underway and will continue through the end of the s...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Windsor Farmers Market Announces 2021 Dates

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The Windsor Farmers Market is back for 2021. Markets take place Saturdays from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. beginning June 12  and run through September 11 at the Farmers Market Pavilion at Boardwalk Park, 100 N. 5th Street. The Town of Windsor is excited to ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Windsor Partners with the World Waterpark Association to Host World’s Largest Swimming LessonTM

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The Town of Windsor partners with the World Waterpark Association to host a free World’s Largest Swim Lesson (WLSL) event on Thursday, June 17, from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at Chimney Park Pool, 421 Chimney Park Drive, for all ages. ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Windsor Staff Seek Input for Windsor Village Playground Replacement

Rendering of the playground replacement. Blue ground, yellow star, and rope jungle gym

The Town of Windsor is updating playground equipment at Windsor Village Park, 55 Rochester Drive. On June 15, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., the community is encouraged to come out, join the Parks and Recreation  & Culture team, hear more ab...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Town of Windsor’s Forestry Division to Host Sick Tree Day

Brown tree in park

The Town of Windsor’s Forestry team and Tree Board Members will host its annual “Sick Tree Day” on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.This one-day, free event gives residents access to expert advice on treating and ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Town of Windsor Releases Consumer Confidence Report

Aerial of the Bellvue Water Treatment Plant that provides clean water to the Windsor.

Per the Environmental Protection Agency’s Safe Drinking Water Act, the Town of Windsor and other drinking water providers are required to provide customers with an annual Consumer Confidence Report. The report includes information on the Town of...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Memorial Day Public Facility Hours Announced for the Town of Windsor

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On Monday, May 31, Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed and the Community Recreation Center will operate with shortened holiday hours in observance of Memorial Day. Chimney Park Pool will remain open for its normal operating hours.

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Memorial Day Ceremony Scheduled at Windsor’s Lakeview Cemetery

Memorial Day written on an image of the American flag.

In honor and remembrance of military personnel laid to rest in Windsor’s Lakeview Cemetery and elsewhere, American Legion Post 109 will host a Memorial Day ceremony, 9 a.m., Monday, May 31, weather permitting. Lakeview Cemetery is located at 328...

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Windsor News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Windsor Police, Optimist Club Host Community Bike Night June 9

Two kids riding their bikes at Bike Night event 2019

Windsor Bike Night is back for 2021, with an intent to inform and bring awareness to the importance of bicycle safety. According to Officer Andrew Stanger, “Traditionally, we see more bicycle-related accidents during summer months so educating our youth t...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

River Safety: Windsor First Responders Urge Residents to Consider Conditions and Abilities

The Poudre River spilling over its banks.

Windsor, CO -- At approximately 4 p.m. today, Windsor Severance Fire Rescue was called to a report of an overturned canoe with a person in the river on the Cache la Poudre River east of Colorado Boulevard in Windsor. Windsor Police and Windsor Severance F...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 19, 2021

May Edition of Windsor Matters Now Available

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Detours. Congestion. Orange cones. Noise. Dirt. Slow speeds. The list goes on.

In Windsor, we’re ramping up for one of the busiest road construction seasons we’ve experienced. In this edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter, learn mor...

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Windsor News
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Windsor Opens Public River Access on the Cache la Poudre, May 14

Kids kayak on the Cache la Poudre River

“Staff always wondered how the Poudre River fit into our recreational plan but it became clear when we were gathering feedback during our Parks, Recreation & Culture Strategic Planning process,” said Town of Windsor Public Services...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Windsor Museum Places Call to Artists for Upcoming Forces of Nature Exhibition

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Whether it is beauty, chaos, symmetry, or destruction, the forces within nature inspire us to create and they leave us in awe. This explains the powerful imagery Windsor’s Art & Heritage Center is  hoping to display at its next comm...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Highway 392 Guardrail Work Scheduled April 29

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The Town of Windsor Public Works Streets Division will complete guardrail repair work on Highway 392, just east of Larimer County Road 3, Thursday, April 29, weather permitting. Work is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. and be completed prior to evening rush h...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Windsor Looks to Fill Openings on Two of its Advisory Boards

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Windsor, CO –Two of Windsor’s advisory boards have positions that are either currently available or soon to become available. The Downtown Development Authority, which helps provide input on projects serving Windsor’s downtow...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Windsor Utility Customers Invited to Spring Clean-Up Event May 14, 15

Two Windsor residents unloading a washing machine at the 2020 fall clean up event.

Windsor Utility customers are invited to participate in the 2021 Spring Clean-Up event May 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be held at the Public Services facility, 922 N. 15th St., and is limited to Windsor Utility customers. The event is f...

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 2, 2021

April Edition of the Windsor Matters Newsletter Now Available

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In the latest edition of the Windsor Matters newsletter, read about the all-new Eastman Park River Experience and get details on Windsor Clean Up Days, May 14-15. Read the newsletter at windsorgov.com/Connect.

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Windsor News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation Begins April 1

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Town of Windsor Mayor Paul Rennemeyer is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to commit to value water by taking part in the 10th Annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. The challenge runs April 1-30 and...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 23, 2021

Spring Roadway Improvements Scheduled for Highway 257

7th Street near train tracks

A series of roadway improvements are scheduled  to begin this spring for North 7th Street, also known as Highway 257, between Main Street (Highway 392) and Windsor Lake. Work may begin as early as March 29, weather permitting, and is expected to ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 23, 2021

Windsor Police Department Hosts Prescription Drug Take Back Day, Apr. 24

A Prescription Drug Bottle

Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue and 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 help residents safely dispose of u...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Town of Windsor Offers Fallen Branch Recycling March 19-28

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Windsor’s Public Services staff continues to remain hard at work addressing the impacts of last weekend’s storm. In addition to plowing snow on main streets, side streets and residential areas, staff has been cleaning up fallen trees a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 14, 2021

Windsor Facilities Closed Monday, March 15

Snow covers the front area of the public services facility.

Facility Closure: Town of Windsor administrative offices and the Community Recreation Center will be closed on Monday, March 15. Facilities will return to normal operating hours on Tuesday, March 16. 

During this time, snow crews will continue to ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 14, 2021

Windsor's Community Recreation Center will Remain Closed Today

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It's cold, it's snowy, and the current weather conditions make it unsafe to drive. Because of this, the Community Recreation Center will remain closed today, Sunday, March 14.

Windsor News
Posted on: March 9, 2021

Water Sewer Board Hosts Online Colorado Landscape Basics Series

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Learn how to care for your Colorado landscape in this free online series from Colorado State University Extension. Sponsored by the Town of Windsor Water and Sewer Board, the Colorado Landscape Basics includes three pre-recorded online classes each coveri...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Windsor Downtown Development Authority Launches Development Push

An image of shops along Windsor's Main Street

The Town of Windsor and Windsor Downtown Development Authority have plans to move ahead with the development known as the Windsor Downtown Backlots area. The two boards recently selected Tribe Development to move forward with the effort, following a compe...

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Windsor News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Special Olympics Colorado’s Polar Plunge Series Comes to Windsor

A photo of two girls taking the Polar Plunge in a lake

Annual fundraising Series Comes to Windsor Lake with In-Person and Virtual Opportunities 

Denver & Windsor, CO –Special Olympics Colorado (SOCO), Colorado’s premier sports organization for individuals with intellec...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Eastman Park Corridor Visioning Workshop to Help Guide Future Windsor Development

Future Legends sports park design

The Town of Windsor is hosting two virtual public meetings to gather community and stakeholder input on the Eastman Park Corridor project. The virtual visioning meetings will take place on Tuesday, March 2 and Thursday, March 4, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Colorado Tree Coalition to Fund Tree Planting Project at Windsor Parks

Tree at Boardwalk Park

The Colorado Tree Coalition has awarded a $4,000 grant to the Town of Windsor for the funding of a tree planting project at Boardwalk Park and Eastman Park.

The tree planting project will replace trees that were lost during extreme weather events in 2019-2...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Town of Windsor Administrative Offices Closed on Presidents Day, Recreation Center Remains Open

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Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, in observance of Presidents Day. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., Public Services, 922 N. 15th St., and the Police Department Administrative Offices,...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 8, 2021

Windsor PD Directs Residents to New Tool Amid Increased Reports of Unemployment Fraud

Police Car outside Windsor PD

“It’s surprising how there has been a rise in fraudulent unemployment claims and other instances of fraud and identity theft since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic,” says Commander Lopez of the Windsor Police Department. &a...

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Windsor News
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Windsor Continues Local Businesses Support Through Food Delivery Partnership

Mobile Phone that has Nosh Noco logo on the screen.

The Town of Windsor is partnering with Nosh Northern Colorado, a regional food delivery service, in an effort to help Windsor businesses better serve their customers in a pandemic market. Windsor restaurants interested in participating will be able to off...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 28, 2021

5 Star State Certification Now Available to Windsor Businesses in both Larimer and Weld County

5 Star Certification Program

The 5 Star State Certification is a program set up at the county level in Larimer County, and at the municipal level in Weld County.  Both programs are run through an administrative committee, who is responsible for developing, implementing and o...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Advisory Boards Important, Declining Participation Concerns Windsor’s Town Clerk

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Windsor’s volunteer boards and commission have long-served an important role in local government as members help guide staff regarding various taxpayer projects and initiatives. Unfortunately, as concerns over COVID-19 increased, volunteer parti...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Windsor Plans to Distribute Relief Funds to its Weld County Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Brewer pours a glass of beer at Mighty River Brewing.

Eligible small businesses in Windsor that have been impacted by COVID-19 restrictions might be eligible for a one-time relief payment program for their business through the COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund approved by Senate Bill 20B-001. Windsor busin...

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Windsor Finance Department Launches Online Sales Tax and Business Licensing Tool

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The Town of Windsor Finance Department has launched a new online sales tax and business licensing tool. The new system, called MUNIRevs, allows the Town of Windsor and businesses located within the community to go paperless with business licensing and sal...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 31, 2020

State Announces Level Orange Framework, Loosens Capacity Restrictions Effective Monday

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The Town of Windsor is complying with guidelines issued by the state and yesterday they announced a loosening of restrictions on Red Level counties. The loosening of restrictions moves the Town of Windsor from the Level Red: Severe Risk category to the Le...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Holiday Closures Announced for the Town of Windsor

Outside of Windsor Town Hall during late spring

The Community Recreation Center, 250 N. 11th St., will close at noon on Thursday, Dec. 24 and Thursday, Dec. 31. It will also be closed all day on Friday, Dec. 25 and Friday, Jan. 1. Regular operating hours are 5 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. Monday through Friday, S...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Town of Windsor Offers Residential Christmas Tree Recycling Program

Christmas Tree Recycling Program

Windsor residents are encouraged to keep their live Christmas trees out of the landfill after the holiday season comes to a close and participate in the town’s residential Christmas tree recycling program.

Live trees can be recycled Dec. 26 throu...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 19, 2020

Town of Windsor Addresses Anonymous Letter

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In the late spring, Windsor’s Town Manager and the town’s presiding Mayor received an anonymous letter alleging concerns over gender equity internal to the Windsor Police Department. The letter recently resurfaced, having been received...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 18, 2020

COVID-19 Rapid Response Team Offers Testing for Windsor, Surrounding Areas

Person gets COVID testing at a drive through testing location.

***UPDATE: The COVID-19 testing center will be closed December 23 due to high winds. It will reopen December 26 at 10 a.m.***

A COVID-19 testing site will be open at Eastman Park in Windsor starting Monday, December 21 and running through December 31. The ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Town of Windsor Moves to Highest Tier of Colorado Department of Local Affairs’ Main Street program

Outside of Windsor Mill in the snow.

The Department of Local Affairs’ (DOLA) Colorado Main Street Program has escalated the Town of Windsor to the top tier of their ranking system. 

Windsor joins only seven other cities and towns at the Graduate Level of the Colorado Main S...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 9, 2020

Short-term County Road 13 Closure South of Highway 392 Begins Dec. 14

County Road 13 with message board reading "Use Detour"

Starting December 14, Weld County Road 13/Colorado Boulevard between Highway 392 and the Poudre River Trail’s Frank State Wildlife Trailhead will close for work related to a City of Thornton water project. Detours will be posted and the closure ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Windsor Police Department Partners with Santa Cops of Weld County

Officer Hogsett with a Santa Cops donation box

The Windsor Police Department has partnered with Santa Cops of Weld County to collect new, unwrapped donations of toys and gifts in original packaging for families facing difficulties this holiday season. Gifts can be dropped off between now and Thursday,...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Veterans Day Office Closures Announced for the Town of Windsor

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Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day. This includes Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., Public Services, 922 N. 15th St., and the Police Department, 200 N. 11th St.

Although the Police Depart...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Windsor Police Launch New Crime Prevention Program, Asks Residents to Register Cameras

Someone caught on camera stealing a package

It happens everywhere. Packages are taken off of porches, parked vehicles get hit, and criminals knock on a neighbor’s door to see if they are home. Criminals have always been opportunists—looking for easy ways to burglarize. Knowing t...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Moving Forward with 7th Street and Walnut Street Improvement Planning

Traffic on 7th Street

The Town of Windsor 2019 Transportation Master Plan identified two areas as key corridors in need of enhanced safety and mobility for people driving, walking and biking. Efforts began in August 2020 to further research and collect public feedback on Winds...

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Windsor News
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Multi-Agency Effort Leads to Arrest of Windsor Man for Alleged Child Pornography Charges

Police Car outside Windsor PD

On October 30 at 8 a.m., Windsor Police Department Detectives working in cooperation with investigators from Larimer County Sheriff’s Office, the Loveland Police Department, and United States Department of Homeland Security served a search warrant in the ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Town of Windsor Asks Residents to Direct Street Lighting Concerns to Local Energy Providers

Early morning in downtown Windsor

November 1 marks the end of daylight saving time, where clocks are turned back one hour. With the time shift and seasonal light changes, outdoor lighting may need to be adjusted.

Streetlights in the Town of Windsor are owned and maintained by the power com...

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Boo! Special Halloween Windsor Matters Newsletter Now Available

Windsor Matters Halloween 2020 Special Edition Cover

Get tips on trick-or-treating during the pandemic, how to keep yourself and your kids safe this Halloween and more in this special digital newsletter.

View the newsletter (PDF)

View previous editions of Windsor Matters

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Windsor News
Posted on: October 26, 2020

Windsor Police Participate in No Shave November to Support Special Olympics Athletes

The No Shave logo shown on an image of the police building.

Members of the Windsor Police Department might seem less shaven or they might don blue streaked hair this month. That’s because it’s No Shave November, a month dedicated to supporting more than 15,500 Colorado Special Olympic athletes....

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Windsor News
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Windsor Police Announces Promotion of Five Officers, Presents Others with Life-Saving Award

Commander Robert Holt taking the Oath of Office.

The Windsor Police Department honored several of their own this month in separate ceremonies to recognize their service.

On January 15, several officers were honored in a promotion ceremony at the U.S. Army Reserve Training Center in Windsor. In all, five ...

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Windsor News
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Windsor Bans Smoking and Vaping in Recreation Areas Starting January 1, 2020

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The Town of Windsor is set to ban smoking and vapor inhalation in Town-owned recreation areas on January 1, 2020 in an effort to provide for the public health, safety and welfare of the community. Recreation areas include parks, trails and natural areas w...

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