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EVRPD To Work With National Park Service To Develop Trails Master Plan

The Estes Valley Recreation and Park District (EVRPD) has successfully applied to the National Park Service’s Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance (RTCA) Program for support in developing a Comprehensive Trails Master Plan for the Estes Valley. The goal of this program is to offer the experience and expertise of the National Park Service to communities nationwide, helping connect Americans to parks, ...

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Town Seeks Public Input In Scott Ponds Watershed

Feedback will assist in finalizing Fish Creek Master Plan recommendation The Town of Estes Park invites community members to participate in a discussion about the future of the Scott Ponds watershed and open space north of Lakeshore and Carriage Drives. The meeting will take place Monday, January 26 at 6 the new Estes Park Event Center, 1125 Rooftop Way, at the Fairgrounds at Stanley Park. The meetin ...

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Regional Firms Retained To Design And Build Phases I & II Of Wellness Center Complex

Architecture Plus and Heath Construction of Fort Collins have been retained to complete the final design and build the hospitality component of the Wellness Center Complex on Lot 4, announced John Cullen, owner of the Stanley Hotel. The hospitality buildings will be completed in two phases. The first phase, which will begin in spring, 2015, will include a 50 room longer-term stay building called “The Reside ...

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Ballots Mailed This Week For February 3 Special Election

Ballots for the Feb. 3 mail ballot-only Special Election will be mailed the week of Jan. 12. Voters should receive a ballot by Friday, Jan. 16. However, voters who have not received a ballot by Monday, Jan. 19 should contact the Town Clerk’s office at 970-577-4777 or Staff will be able to issue ballots to new voters and replacement ballots to those who did not receive a ballot beginning ...

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Mr. Rick Benton joins the Rocky Mountain Performing Arts Center Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of the Rocky Mountain Performing Arts Center is happy to announce the addition of Mr. Benton to it's organization. Mr. Benton is a seasoned entrepreneurial hotel executive with a vast range of experience and a proven track record of growing successful business ventures while holding a variety of operational management roles." ...

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Raymond Ernst Nuetzman

The Reverend Raymond Ernst Nuetzman of Estes Park Colorado passed to his Heavenly home on Tuesday, December 30th, 2014 at the age of 92 years. Ray or "Papa Ray" spent his entire life preparing for his journey to join his Father by being a disciple of Christ. His ministry began as a young man in Columbus, Nebraska during which he was a lay minister for the Methodist church. Upon returning to Nebraska Wesleya ...

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“Lucky Ducky”

After reviewing more than 80 suggestions, the Estes Park Duck Race Committee has renamed the mascot, who will henceforth be known as Lucky. “Suggestions poured in throughout December, both in the library ballot box and to our email address,” Big Duck Ken TeSelle said this week. “Thanks to all who entered for their creative ideas. It was tough to choose one from among many great suggestions.” The campaign to ...

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Update On Larimer County Sales Tax Increase From The Town Of Estes Park

As noted in the recent news update from Larimer County, the sales tax rate will change January 1 due to voter-approved tax increases. (Learn more at The county sales tax rate will increase from 0.60% to 0.65%.  As of January 1, the total sales tax rate in Estes Park town limits will be 8.55%; in unincorporated Larimer County the rate will be 3.55%. The appropriate rates will be reflected ...

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