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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Public Works Director Scott Miller Announces Retirement Date of May 31, 2024

Public Works Director Scott Miller Announces Retirement Date of May 31, 2024 

Miller will retire after 16 years of service to the city 

 

Aspen, CO - Scott Miller, city of Aspen Public Works Director, announced he will be ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

City Hall to be closed Feb. 23

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact:? Jenna Ioffredo, Communications Co-manager Phone: 970.987.2722 Email: Jenna.Ioffredo@aspen.gov 

Public Service Announcement City Hall to be cl...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024 | Last Modified on: March 28, 2023

Essential Home Repair Pilot Program expands to include additional homeowners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Liz Axberg, Housing Policy Analyst Phone: 970.920.5205Email: Liz.axberg@aspen.govOr Carolyn Sackariason, Communications Co-manager Phone: 970.319.2791Email: Ca...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Winter Bike to Work Day is February 9, 2024

Winter Bike to Work Day is February 9, 2024

Aspen, CO - The City of Aspen Transportation, Parks, and Police Departments, in collaboration with RFTA, are excited to announce the Winter Bike to Work Day on Friday,...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

2024 Aspen Golf Club passes go on sale in February

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information, please contact:Jim Pratt, Aspen Golf Club General ManagerPhone: 970-429-1949Email: jim.pratt@aspen.govOr Carolyn Sackariason, Communications CoordinatorPhone: 970-319...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

City of Aspen named climate action leader in 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information please contact:Tessa Schreiner, Sustainability ManagerPhone: (970) 920-5104Email: Tessa.schreiner@aspen.govOr Carolyn Sackariason, communications coordinatorPhone: (970) 319-2791Email: Carolyn.sackariason@aspen.go...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

City of Aspen and Pitkin County Celebrate Successful Land Exchange

City of Aspen and Pitkin County Celebrate Successful Land Exchange

Securing the conservation of the “Pride of Aspen”

 

Aspen, CO – The city of Aspen, in collaboration with Pitkin County and local prope...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

City of Aspen to host first annual Art Cart Alpine Rally

City of Aspen to host first annual Art Cart Alpine Rally 

Aspen, CO – The City of Aspen Special Events team proudly presents the first annual Art Cart Alpine Rally on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2024. The event will run from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. a...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

City of Aspen Offering Free Radon Tests

City of Aspen Offering Free Radon Tests

January is National Radon Action Month 

 

Aspen, CO - January has been designated National Radon Action Month, and the city of Aspen&...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Applications Available for Food Tax Refund

Applications Available for Food Tax Refund 

Apply online now 

  

Aspen, CO – Aspen residents who lived within city limits for the entire year of 2023 and who have been register...

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

Recycle Christmas Trees at Rio Grande Recycle Center

Recycle Christmas Trees at Rio Grande Recycle Center 

Aspen, CO - The City of Aspen is offering free Christmas tree recycling. Trees are accepted until Feb. 14 at the Rio Grande Recycle Center. Prior to recycling the tree, remove all tinsel, light...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

City of Aspen names new Community Development director

City of Aspen names new Community Development directorAspen City Council to hold special meeting Dec. 19 to confirm Ben Anderson as new director

Aspen, CO – Ben Anderson has accepted a conditional offer to be the city of Aspen’s Communi...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

City of Aspen implements new outdoor lighting code effective December 14

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information, please contact:Haley Hart, long range plannerPhone: (970) 618-6762Email: Haley.hart@aspen.govOr Carolyn Sackariason, communications coordinatorPhone: (970) 319-2791Email: carolyn.sacka...

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

City of Aspen awarded $135,000 from DOLA

Aspen, CO - The City of Aspen has been awarded a grant for $135,000 from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) Strong Communities Planning Grant Program. The grant will support the city's efforts to examine the feasibility of d...

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

Burlingame Ranch Phase III receives certificate of occupancies

For immediate release For more information, please contact: Chris Everson, affordable housing project manager Phone: (970) 319-7529 Email: Chris.everson@aspen.gov or Carolyn Sackariason, commu...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Aspen City Council Approves Wheeler Opera House Gallery Tenant Contract

Aspen City Council Approves Wheeler Opera House Gallery Tenant Contract 

 

Aspen, CO - Aspen City Council has approved a contract with Daniel Joseph (DJ) Watkins to op...

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

City of Aspen Hosts Screening of "Paradise Paradox" Film

City of Aspen Hosts Screening of "Paradise Paradox" Film to Address Mental Health Crisis in America’s Mountain Towns 

Aspen, CO - The City of Aspen Special Events Department is proud to announce the upcoming screening ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

City of Aspen Adopts a 15 Mile Per Hour Speed Limit

City of Aspen Adopts a 15 Mile Per Hour Speed Limit

Community education first, enforcement second

 

Aspen, CO - To prioritize public safety and promote a pedestrian-friendly environment, the City of Aspen...

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Castle Creek Bridge Inspection and Detour

Traffic Advisory: Castle Creek Bridge Inspection and Detour 

Traffic adjustments will occur November 28 to December 1 

 

Aspen, CO - To address community inquiries about the feasibility and cost of either replacin...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

APCHA extends essential home repairs pilot grant program applications

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information, please contact: Matthew Gillen, Executive Director of APCHA Phone: 970.920.5068Email: matthew.gillen@aspen.gov

 

APCHA extends essential home repairs pilot grant program applicationsUp to...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

City of Aspen Launches "Aspen Gets Us There" Initiative

CITY OF ASPEN LAUNCHES “ASPEN GETS US THERE” INITIATIVE 

To evaluate and improve transportation and parking citywide 

 

Aspen, CO - The City of Aspen has launched a comprehensive trans...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

The City of Aspen Responds to First Snow of Season

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The City of Aspen Responds to First Snow of Season

Aspen, CO – The City of Aspen is committed to maintaining the beauty and functionality of our community, especially during challenges like the recent snowstorm that left tree branches sc...

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Posted on: October 20, 2023

City of Aspen Announces Upgrades to Traffic Control System

City of Aspen Announces Upgrades to Traffic Control System

October 23rd through 25th  

 

Aspen, CO – In partnership with the state, The City of Aspen has announced an upgrade to its traffic control syste...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

APCHA launches essential home repairs pilot grant program

APCHA launches essential home repairs pilot grant program Up to $10,000 can be granted to low-income homeowners to enhance health, safety of their properties

ASPEN, CO – In an unprecedented move, the Aspen-Pitkin County Housing Authority...

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Posted on: October 11, 2023

Childcare Financial Aid Application Deadline is November 1, 2023

Childcare Financial Aid Application Deadline is November 1, 2023

Contact: Kids First, 970-920-5363

Aspen, Colorado – Kids First and the City of Aspen provide a financial aid program to help defray the expense of childcare for working families. The...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

City of Aspen’s Proposed Marolt / Thomas Skill Trail Sparks Community Engagement and Input

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City of Aspen’s Proposed Marolt / Thomas Skill Trail Sparks Community Engagement and Input 

 

ASPEN, CO – The City of Aspen Park’s Department, in collaboration with the Roaring Fork Mountain Bike Asso...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Explore the Future of Armory Hall: City of Aspen to host Open House on October 4th

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Explore the Future of Armory Hall: City of Aspen to host Open House on October 4th Updates On Redevelopment Process, Guided Tours, Live Music, And Food

Aspen, CO – The City of Aspen is pleased to invite all community members and stakehold...

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

City Releases Financials for Lumberyard Affordable Housing Project

 Aspen City Council Votes to Release Additional Financial and Proforma Information for the Lumberyard Affordable Housing Project 

ASPEN, CO – Consistent with its commitment to fiscal responsibility and open governance, the Aspen City Coun...

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

City of Aspen Unveils Adjusted Fall Public Transit Schedule

City of Aspen Unveils Adjusted Fall Public Transit Schedule

Invites Residents to Cycle Amid Seasonal Changes 

Aspen, CO – Starting Monday, September 25th, through Sunday, November 19th, the City of Aspen will implement its adjusted Fall Schedule fo...

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Posted on: March 22, 2023

Connect with us the City on Aspen 311 Connect

ASpen 311 Connect: Submit and track service requests, report issues, ask qsk questions. aspen.gov

Aspen 311 Connect

Service request app, online portal enhances customer service

Aspen 311 Connect is the City’s customer service platform, tracking community issues to resolution. The platform includes a mobile app and online portal that will allow...

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