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The First Annual “Crazy Ed Kelsch Day” To Be Held March 21st, 2015

The first annual Crazy Ed Kelsch Day will be celebrated on March 21st at 3 p.m. in the back room of Lonigans, in downtown Estes Park! The event will honor  our dear, departed friend Ed Kelsch. This event is free and everyone is welcome. For those who didn’t know him, Ed was a friend to many, a familiar face to most, and Estes Park legend and icon, Ed Kelsch passed away at his home on November 27, 2013. Edwa ...

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Stanley Park Master Plan Phase I Survey

The Estes Valley Recreation and Park District invites the Estes Valley community to provide their feedback on previously identified upgrades and newly proposed amenities of Phase I of the Stanley Park Master Plan by taking an online survey at the following web link www.surveymonkey.com/r/stanleypark1. Stanley Park was given to the Town of Estes Park by F.O. Stanley in 1936 for community recreation, and mana ...

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Town Continues Discussions On Short-Term Vacation Rentals

This week Town staff presented a white paper on short-term vacation rentals in the Estes Valley to the Town Board. The paper provides a summary of vacation rentals in the Estes Valley (both inside and outside the Town of Estes Park limits), a primer on current regulations and finally, a menu of policy and procedural options that aim to effectively regulate the vacation home market while also preserving neig ...

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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 p.m.at 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 townclerk@estes.org. 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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