Posted on: August 17, 2017

UPDATED - Shelving Project to Disrupt Library Operations

The Fort Morgan Public Library will have new shelving installed starting next month as part of the city’s capital improvement plan.

The shelving project was originally scheduled to begin at the end of August, but due to some delays with the installation contractor it is now expected to commence on Tuesday, Sept. 5. The work is planned for about four days.

Library staff will be moving b...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Candidate Petitions for City Council Election Available Aug. 8

Nominating petitions for candidates seeking election to the Fort Morgan City Council will be available starting Tuesday, Aug. 8, at City Hall.

This year’s municipal election will have contests for the mayor’s position and one city council seat in each of the three election wards.

The City of Fort Morgan conducts its municipal elections as part of the coordinated election condu...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: August 14, 2017

FMPD Joins Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers

The Fort Morgan Police Department has joined Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers, a regional nonprofit organization now serving Boulder, Weld and Morgan counties.

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, Brush and Wiggins Police Departments and the Log Lane Village Marshal’s Office have also joined Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers. The move will enable these agencies to utilize the latest technology ...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: August 8, 2017

FMPD K-9 Team Rated Outstanding in State

The Fort Morgan Police Department’s K-9 team achieved certification by a national police canine organization last week, and also earned recognition as the outstanding canine team in Colorado in the process.

FMPD Sgt. Jim Parks and K-9 Officer Carr participated in Patrol Dog 1 (PD 1) certification trials conducted by the United States Police Canine Association in Colorado Springs on Saturday, Aug. 5.

USPCA is a nationally recognized organization and FMPD canin...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Estes Park Day Trip for Seniors Planned Sept. 7

The City of Fort Morgan is offering a trip for seniors to the beautiful mountain town of Estes Park on Thursday, Sept. 7.

The cost is $15 per person and seating is limited. Seniors age 55 and up along with those accompanying them are invited to attend.  The registration deadline is Sept. 1.

Participants can walk nature trails, shop local businesses and enjoy fine din...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: June 19, 2017

City Sidewalk Program Can Help Residents With Repairs

Do you have sidewalk in the public right of way that is in bad shape and need of repair? The City of Fort Morgan may help pay to fix it!

The City will pay up to half of the cost to fix eligible sidewalks in disrepair, as long as budgeted funds last.

To find out more about the City’s sidewalk replacement program, go to www.cityoffortmorgan.com and check out the sidewalk replacement applicati...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Win Prizes in Adult Summer Reading Challenge

Adult readers can earn prizes this summer in the Fort Morgan Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Challenge.

Come to the library and pick up a Summer Reading Challenge bookmark. Choose any bookmark category you want, fill out the card’s challenge prompts, and trade it in for a prize of your choice!

This program will run from June 26 through Sept. 30 and...

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City of Fort Morgan General News & Announcements
Posted on: May 12, 2017

Famous Jackson Photos, Paintings Displayed at Museum

“Along the Oregon Trail with William Henry Jackson” is the new exhibit now open in the lower gallery of the Fort Morgan Museum.

The exhibit consists of black-and-white photography and watercolor paintings by William Henry Jackson. The watercolor prints in this exhibit are being displayed through the courtesy of Scotts Bluff National Monument, a division of the National Park Servic...

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