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Estes Park Wins America in Bloom National 2013 Awards

After months of anxious waiting, top honors for the prestigious 2013 America in Bloom national awards program were announced at the annual awards held in Orlando, Florida on September 21. America in Bloom executive director, Laura Kunkle, said, “America in Bloom is helping participants of all types achieve their potential. The accomplishments and progress shown by this year's towns and cities is remarkable. ...

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Estes Park Schools Reopening Monday, September 23

Specific details will be sent out in a district email to students and staff and School Messenger call. Waste water and sewer have been restored. Transportation routes will be modified and limited in some areas. Students and staff who can safely and feasibly report to school are asked to do so. Please stay home if you cannot safely get to school. If we have not heard your whereabouts during this crisis, plea ...

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Information About Tetanus Shots

Tetanus shots: According to the Colorado State Health Department, routine recommendations for tetanus should be followed. A tetanus-containing vaccine is recommended for all adults every 10 years. Tdap and Td are available in limited supplies in Estes Park, and we are continually working to obtain more. Prior to the flooding there has been a nationwide shortage of tetanus containing vaccine which does compl ...

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Town Tentatively To Receive $13 Million Federal Grant For Downtown Road Realignment

Second grant must be funded for project to proceed The Town of Estes Park has tentatively received a grant through the Federal Lands Access Program to fund major transit and highway improvements. The Town will receive the $13 million grant if it is also granted $5 million in funds from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT). The Town expects to learn whether or not it will receive the second grant ...

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Help EPMC Ambulance Crew Win Ambubus Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit!

Two weeks to go and it’s anyone’s game. Who will win the AmbuBus® Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit™? During the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season, there were 10 hurricanes and 19 tropical depressions with 199 direct fatalities and 155 indirect fatalities. That same calendar year, there were 932 tornadoes in the United States with 69 fatalities. Unfortunately, there is nothing First Line Technology can do to preven ...

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Estes Park Museum To Offer Downtown History Tours

Abner Sprague was hired to plat the town in 1905 by Cornelius Bond and the Estes Park Town Company. Within weeks, lots along the street named "Elkhorn" were taken up and new businesses were planted. Over the course of a decade, the basic footprint of the town we know today had put down roots. Discover the hidden past on a walking tour of downtown Estes Park with Curator of Education Alicia Mittelman. During ...

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Labor Day Weekend Arts And Crafts Show

The 41st annual Labor Day Weekend Arts and Crafts Show kicks off Saturday morning at 9:00 a.m. in Bond Park in downtown Estes Park. The show features more than 100 artists from Colorado and around the country displaying and selling handcrafted art and culinary delights. Major categories this year include jewelry, clothing, pottery, handbags & purses, furniture, home accessories, music, gourmet foods, wa ...

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An Updated Look

Mike Eastman of Big Foot Handyman Services along with assistant Shane put the finishes touches on sprucing up the temporary facade where the Park Theater Mall once stood. In October 2009, a fire destroyed the mall and now Estes Performance InCorporated (EPIC) plans to build a 700+ seat performing arts center with retail, restaurant, and winter garden space thanks to the generous land gift by the Seeley fami ...

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