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COVID-19 Updates and Information

COVID-19 Updates and Information (including vaccine distribution info)

Mayor's Message to the Community - December 31, 2020

The latest message from the Mayor about COVID-19 - November 9, 2020

Ouray County Public Health Agency Order No. 9 - Face Coverings - July 3, 2020

Town of Ridgway Reopening Plan - Adopted June 10, 2020

COVID-19 Posters for Businesses

Governmental Orders, Press Releases, Resources

General Resource Page for COVID-19 (Chamber website)

Town of Ridgway COVID-19 Response Plan

Town Coronavirus Response Plan 3.17.2020

Marshal's Office Response Plan

Town Clerk/Treasurer Department Response Plan

Public Works Response Plan

Community Development Response Plan

Press Releases

Fire Restrictions Lifted in Ridgway - July 23, 2021

Mandatory Water Restrictions Implemented in Ridgway, alongside Stage 1 Fire Restrictions - June 17, 2021

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Implemented in Ridgway - June 17, 2021

Ridgway Promulgates Voluntary Water Restrictions - May 13, 2021

Town to begin Curbside Branch Collection Service starting May 5th - April 28, 2021

Volunteers needed for new Ridgway Creative Main Street Group - April 12, 2021

Ouray County Law Enforcement Agencies Share Message of Unity During Tumultuous Times - January 14, 2021


Notice of Emergency Ordinance 6.10.2021

View List of Ordinances in Progress


Fire Restrictions Lifted in Ridgway 7.23.2021

Town Manager's Report 7.13.2021

Mandatory Water Restrictions Implemented in Ridgway

Town of Ridgway 2021 Drinking Water Quality Report

Town to begin Curbside Branch Collection Service starting May 5th

2020 Ouray County COVID-19 Economic Resiliency Study

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