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  1. Diamond Ridge Property Rezoning & Next Steps

    (May 19, 2022) - During their regular meeting on May 18, 2022, the San Miguel County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) unanimously approved the rezoning of a 39-acre portion of the 105-acre Diamond Ridge Property. Read on...
  2. 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...
  1. 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...
  2. 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...
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  1. Cases Rise as Natural Immunity from Winter Omicron Surge Wanes

    (May 27, 2022) – After a record spike in COVID-19 cases throughout the county early in the year, residents have experienced a mild respite from high incidence rates and rapid spread due to immunity from infection and vaccination. Read on...
  2. CDC Approves Booster Dose for Children 5 and Older

    (May 20, 2022) – Yesterday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) approved a third dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 years old five months after their initial vaccination series. Read on...
  1. Domestic Cat Tests Positive for the Plague in San Miguel County

    (May 19, 2022) – Last week, a domestic cat exhibited symptoms of the plague in San Miguel County. The cat was tested and treated for suspected plague at a local veterinary hospital. Test results confirmed that the cat was infected with septicemic plague. 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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