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  1. Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process Questions and Clarifications

    (May 3, 2022) – San Miguel County, CO --- Read on for Diamond Ridge rezoning process questions and clarifications addressing public comment. Public comment is encouraged at the upcoming BOCC meeting on May 18, 2022. Read on...
  2. San Miguel County Planning Commission Begins Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process

    (April 20, 2022) – San Miguel County and the Town of Telluride have begun the process of rezoning the recently announced Diamond Ridge land acquisition from Forestry, Agriculture, and Open (F) to Community Housing (CH). Read on...
  1. Press release for The Ridge, currently known as “Diamond Ridge”

    (March 25, 2022) San Miguel County & the Town of Telluride are pleased to announce the pending acquisition of a 105-acre parcel less than six miles from both Telluride’s Main Street & the Mountain Village Core that will be dedicated to affordable housing. Read on...
  2. Facts about the Sunnyside Affordable Housing Project

    Read available details about the Sunnyside affordable housing project. Read on...
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  1. Avian Influenza Infection Identified in Montrose County

    (May 3, 2022) – Last week, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) identified the first US case and the second worldwide of human infection by avian flu (Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, HPAI), also known as H5N1 flu. Read on...
  2. Public Health Launches New COVID Resources

    (April 21, 2022) – Beginning April 1, San Miguel County Public Health (SMCPH), aligned with updated guidance from the CDC, discontinued contact tracing of all individual COVID-19 cases, a step to continue phasing out of emergency COVID pandemic response. Read on...
  1. Public Health Enters New Phase of COVID Response

    (April 1, 2022) – Last month, Governor Jared Polis and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) outlined a roadmap forward with the goal of preparing for the transition from pandemic to endemic response. Read on...
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  1. GMUG Announces Forest Wide Prescribed Fire Projects

    Fire Management Officials from the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison (GMUG) National Forests plan to conduct prescribed burns this spring. The vegetation treatments will occur April - June depending upon weather, ground, and vegetation conditions. Read on...
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