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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Virus respiratorios que circulan antes de las fiestas

Virus respiratorios que circulan antes de las fiestas

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Virus respiratorios que circulan antes de las fiestas

Prevenga la propagación de COVID, gripe y RSV con pasos simples

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del condado, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanm...

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Posted on: December 16, 2022

La encuesta de evaluación de la salud comunitaria cierra esta noche

La encuesta de evaluacion de la salud comunitaria cierra esta noche

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La encuesta de evaluación de la salud comunitaria cierra esta noche

Salud Pública busca comentarios finales de los residentes para priorizar objetivos y programas futuros

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: December 15, 2022

Se insta a la comunidad a registrarse en el nuevo sistema de alerta y advertencia del condado

Se insta a la comunidad a registrarse en el nuevo sistema de alerta y advertencia del condado

Contacto: Shannon Armstrong, Gerente de Emergencias

970-369-8628 o info@sanmiguelsheriff.org

(15 de diciembre de 2022) – Los funcionarios de seguridad p&a...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Refuerzos bivalentes COVID autorizados para niños de 6 meses a 5 años de edad

Refuerzos bivalentes COVID autorizados para ninos de 6 meses a 5 anos de edad

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Refuerzos bivalentes COVID autorizados para niños de 6 meses a 5 años de edad

Los refuerzos actualizados protegen contra nuevas cepas de virus a medida que llegan las actividades de invierno y vaca...

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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Sitio web de salud pública relanzado

Sitio web de salud pública relanzado

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Sitio web de salud pública relanzado

El panel COVID del condado se cerró y la información del sitio web se movió

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Se alienta la prueba de radón para garantizar hogares saludables

Se alienta la prueba de radón para garantizar hogares saludables

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Se alienta la prueba de radón para garantizar hogares saludables

Detector de radón gratuito disponible a través de Salud Pública

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, adminis...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: November 15, 2022

Encuesta de evaluación de la salud comunitaria

Encuesta de evaluacian de la salud comunitaria

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Encuesta de evaluación de la salud comunitaria

Salud Pública busca aportes públicos para las necesidades de salud de la comunidad

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: November 2, 2022

Preocupaciones estacionales por enfermedades respiratorias

Preocupaciones estacionales por enfermedades respiratorias

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Preocupaciones estacionales por enfermedades respiratorias

El aumento en los casos de RSV y las hospitalizaciones en todo el estado genera preocupación por la capacidad del hospital pediátrico

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: October 14, 2022

La FDA y los CDC amplían la elegibilidad para las vacunas COVID actualizadas para incluir a niños

La FDA y los CDC amplian la elegibilidad para las vacunas COVID actualizadas para incluir a ninos de

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La FDA y los CDC amplían la elegibilidad para las vacunas COVID actualizadas para incluir a niños de 5 años en adelante

Los refuerzos bivalentes abordan las cepas original y omicron del ...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Vacunas contra la viruela símica o del mono disponibles mañana a través del autobús de vacunas

Vacunas contra la viruela símica o del mono disponibles mañana a través del autobús de vacunas del C

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Vacunas contra la viruela símica o del mono disponibles mañana a través del autobús de vacunas del CDPHE

Mayor elegibilidad para la vacuna contra la viruela del simio, mayor s...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Salud Pública albergará clínicas de vacunación contra la gripe a partir del 22 de septiembre

Salud Pública albergará clínicas de vacunación contra la gripe a partir del 22 de septiembre

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Salud Pública albergará clínicas de vacunación contra la gripe a partir del 22 de septiembre

Clínicas de vacunas contra la gripe y COVID programadas durante todo el...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Los centros médicos de salud pública y del condado se alinean con la guía actualizada de los CDC sob

Los centros médicos de salud pública y del condado se alinean con la guía actualizada de los CDC

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Los centros médicos de salud pública y del condado se alinean con la guía actualizada de los CDC sobre el COVID

El enfoque unificado introduce una guía clara de precauci&o...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: September 6, 2022

La FDA y los CDC aprueban los potenciadores bivalentes de Pfizer y Moderna

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La FDA y los CDC aprueban los potenciadores bivalentes de Pfizer y Moderna

Refuerzos actualizados para abordar las cepas original y omicron del virus COVID-19

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: July 19, 2022

Dos casos de viruela del mono detectados en el condado de San Miguel

Dos casos de viruela del mono detectados en el condado de San Miguel

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Dos casos de viruela del mono detectados en el condado de San Miguel

No residentes sintomáticos del mismo hogar que se recuperan bien

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del condado, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelc...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: June 16, 2022

La FDA recomienda la vacuna COVID de Pfizer para niños de 6 meses a 5 años de edad

La FDA recomienda la vacuna de Pfizer y Moderna para niños

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La FDA recomienda la vacuna COVID de Pfizer para niños de 6 meses a 5 años de edad

BA.4 y BA.5 detectados en aguas residuales del condado; Se recomiendan máscaras, pruebas y tratamientos.

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, adm...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Los casos aumentan a medida que disminuye la inmunidad natural del aumento invernal de Omicron

Los casos aumentan a medida que disminuye la inmunidad natural del aumento invernal de Omicron

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Los casos aumentan a medida que disminuye la inmunidad natural del aumento invernal de Omicron

BA.4 y BA.5 detectados en aguas residuales del condado; Se recomiendan máscaras, pruebas y tratamientos.

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: May 20, 2022

CDC aprueba dosis de refuerzo para niños mayores de 5 años

CDC aprueba dosis de refuerzo para ninos mayores de 5 anos

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CDC aprueba dosis de refuerzo para niños mayores de 5 años

El aumento constante de casos en los EE. UU. conduce a precauciones adicionales recomendadas

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, admini...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Gato doméstico da positivo a la peste en el condado de San Miguel

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Gato doméstico da positivo a la peste en el condado de San Miguel

Casos comunes en verano entre animales domésticos y salvajes, casos raros de transmisión a humanos

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del condado,...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Infección de influenza aviar identificada en el condado de Montrose

Infección de influenza aviar identificada en el condado de Montrose

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Infección de influenza aviar identificada en el condado de Montrose

La investigación está en marcha; los expertos en salud pública dicen que el riesgo para el público es bajo

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador de...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Salud Pública lanza nuevos recursos de COVID

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Salud Pública lanza nuevos recursos de COVID

Recursos destinados a ayudar a las personas y las empresas a navegar el nuevo panorama de COVID

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del condado, 9...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: March 30, 2022

La salud pública entra en una nueva fase de respuesta al COVID

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La salud pública entra en una nueva fase de respuesta al COVID

El rastreo de contactos se reduce a medida que el enfoque cambia al monitoreo y la preparación

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, ...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Es probable que la inmunidad natural de Omicron Wave comience a disminuir

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Es probable que la inmunidad natural de Omicron Wave comience a disminuir

La FDA y los CDC aprueban un segundo refuerzo para adultos mayores de 50 años y personas inmunocomprometidas mayores de 12 años

Contacto con los medios: Mike...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Salud Pública reflexiona sobre dos años de pandemia de COVID-19

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Salud Pública reflexiona sobre dos años de pandemia de COVID-19

Consejos para probar y prepararse para viajar esta primavera

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del condado, 970.72...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Salud Pública relanza programas de vacunación infantil

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Salud Pública relanza programas de vacunación infantil

Clínicas de vacunación mensuales para brindar acceso gratuito a las vacunas infantiles

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bord...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Funcionarios de salud estatales y federales avanzan hacia el manejo rutinario de enfermedades de COV

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Funcionarios de salud estatales y federales avanzan hacia el manejo rutinario de enfermedades de COVID

Salud Pública abre una encuesta para comprender las necesidades futuras y las áreas de mejora ...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: February 26, 2022

El próximo capítulo de Colorado: nuestra hoja de ruta para seguir adelante

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El próximo capítulo de Colorado: nuestra hoja de ruta para seguir adelante

CDC publica nuevos niveles comunitarios de COVID-19 para ayudar a establecer pasos de prevención

Contacto con lo...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Salud Pública Termina el Requisito de Mascarilla para Interiores Martes 8 de Febrero a Medianoche

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Salud Pública Termina el Requisito de Mascarilla para Interiores Martes 8 de Febrero a Medianoche

Las métricas clave mejoran el fin anticipado del requisito de máscara para interiores

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: February 1, 2022

La FDA autoriza la vacuna COVID de Moderna

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La FDA autoriza la vacuna COVID de Moderna

Pfizer solicita a la FDA una serie de vacunas de dos dosis para niños menores de 5 años

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del condado, ...

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Comunicados de Prensa de Salud Pública
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Pautas para el uso efectivo de mascarillas

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Pautas para el uso efectivo de mascarillas

Los CDC actualizan las pautas para la selección y el uso de máscaras para prevenir la transmisión de COVID-19

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bord...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Additional Emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Ending March 2023

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Additional Emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Ending March 2023

Media Contact: Carol Friedrich, LCSW, Social Services Director, ...

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Social Services
Posted on: April 20, 2022

San Miguel County Planning Commission Begins Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process

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San Miguel County Planning Commission Begins Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process

Public comment encouraged at County Planning Commission and Board of County Commissioners meetings

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyc...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

San Miguel Parks and Open Space Awarded Two New Grants

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SAN MIGUEL COUNTY PARKS & OPEN SPACE AWARDED TWO NEW GRANTS

 

(SAN MIGUEL COUNTY CO 3-30-20) – San Miguel County Parks & Open Space is pleased to announce that two new community projects will receive grant funding, including a plan...

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Down Valley Connector Trail

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

San Miguel County Kicks Off the East End Master Plan Process

San Miguel County Kicks Off the East End Master Plan Process

San Miguel County Kicks Off the East End Master Plan Process

Media Contact: Kaye Simonson, Planning Director, 970.728.3083, kayes@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

(November 4, 2022) – San Miguel County, CO --- San Miguel County is embarking on the developmen...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Additional Emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Ending March 2023

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Additional Emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Ending March 2023

Media Contact: Carol Friedrich, LCSW, Social Services Director, ...

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Social Services
Posted on: January 6, 2023

M59 River Trail is now open for Nordic skiing.

M59 River Trail Opens

The Down Valley M59 River Trail is now open for Nordic skiing. Special thanks to the Telluride Nordic Association (TNA) for their grooming and maintenance.

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Posted on: December 27, 2022

Holiday Tree Recycling Site

Information about holiday tree recycling

San Miguel County will recycle holiday trees at the Church Camp in Ilium from December 26, 2022, to January 31, 2023. Please remove all lights and decorations. No dumping of other debris, please. For more information, call 970-728-3844. Location: Church C...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Community Urged To Register for New County Alert and Warning System

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Community Urged To Register for New County Alert and Warning System

Contact: Shannon Armstrong, Emergency Manager

970-369-8628 or info@sanmiguelsheriff.org

(December 15, 2022) – San Miguel County public safety officials are launching a n...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Registration Opens

Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Registration Opens

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Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Registration Opens

Free 5K fun run and walk is back with raffle, awards, holiday festivities

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govJanet Kask, Dir...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

San Miguel County Down Valley Connector Trail Feasibility Study

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San Miguel County Down Valley Connector Trail Feasibility Study

Otak Inc. hired to conduct study surrounding viability of a pedestrian and cyclist commuter trail linking Down Valley to Telluride

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Mana...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Largest Land Conservation Easement in County History

 Largest Land Conservation Easement in County History

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Largest Land Conservation Easement in County History

County Parks & Open Space Land Heritage Program Contributes $65,000 to Bray Ranches Land Conservation Easement

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Posted on: July 8, 2022

San Miguel County Board of Commissioners Adopts Updated Employee Housing Impact Mitigation Fee

San Miguel County Board of Commissioners Adopts Updated Employee Housing Impact Mitigation Fee

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Board of Commissioners Adopts Updated Employee Housing Impact Mitigation Fee

New fee structure more accurately reflects employee housing needs and costs

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

San Miguel County Celebrates Solar Powered Success

San Miguel County Celebrates Solar Powered Success

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San Miguel County Celebrates Solar Powered Success

Progress of the Uncompahgre Solar Co-op attributed to collaboration amongst partners

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

(June 16, 202...

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Posted on: June 5, 2022

Bridal Veil Trail Bridge Opens for Summer Season

Bridal Veil Trail Bridge Opens for Summer Season

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Bridal Veil Trail Bridge Opens for Summer Season

Ribbon cutting ceremony celebrates collaboration between county and nonprofit

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govJanet Kask, Director o...

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Posted on: June 3, 2022

Bridal Veil Trail Bridge Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Bridal Veil Trail Bridge Ribbon Cuttin Ceremony Today

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Bridal Veil Trail Bridge Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Today

Collaborative efforts increase safety and conservation of Telluride’s newest backcountry trail

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelc...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Diamond Ridge Property Rezoning & Next Steps

Diamond Ridge Property Rezoning & Next Steps

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Diamond Ridge Property Rezoning & Next Steps

BOCC unanimously approves rezoning of 39-acre portion the Diamond Ridge Property

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

(May 19, 2022) – Sa...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process Questions and Clarifications

Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process Questions and Clarifications

Diamond Ridge Rezoning Process Questions and Clarifications

Public comment encouraged at Board of County Commissioners meeting

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

Facts about the Sunnyside Affordable Housing Project

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Sunnyside Information

(Updated 3/31/2022)

Sunnyside is an a?ordable housing rental development. The project is a partnership between the Town of Telluride and San Miguel County. It is located immediately west of Eider Creek in between Telluride and Lawson H...

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Press release for The Ridge, currently known as “Diamond Ridge”

Press release for The Ridge, currently known as “Diamond Ridge”

(March 25, 2022)

From the Town of Telluride and San Miguel County:

San Miguel County and the Town of Telluride are pleased to announce the pending acquisition of a 105-acre parcel less than six ...

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Posted on: December 23, 2022

Diamond Ridge Rezoning Reversed in District Court

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Diamond Ridge Rezoning Reversed in District Court

County and Town addressing setback in high density community housing project

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

(December 23, 2022) – ...

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Housing

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

San Miguel County East End Master Plan Pop-Up Events Planned

San Miguel County East End Master Plan Pop-Up Events Planned

San Miguel County East End Master Plan Pop-Up Events Planned

Media Contact: Kaye Simonson, Planning Director, 970.728.3083, kayes@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

(November 30, 2022) – San Miguel County, CO --- San Miguel County along with Design Workshop will be hold...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Respiratory Viruses Circulating Leading into the Holidays

Respiratory Viruses Circulating Leading into the Holidays

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Respiratory Viruses Circulating Leading into the Holidays

Prevent the spread of COVID, flu and RSV with simple steps

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, Public Informatio...

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Public Health News
Posted on: December 16, 2022

Community Health Assessment Survey Closes Tonight

Community Health Assessment Survey Closes Tonight

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Community Health Assessment Survey Closes Tonight

Public Health seeks final feedback from residents to prioritize future goals and programs

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey M...

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Public Health News
Posted on: December 14, 2022

COVID Bivalent Boosters Authorized for Children 6 months to 5 years of age

COVID Bivalent Boosters Authorized for Children 6 months to 5 years of age

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COVID Bivalent Boosters Authorized for Children 6 months to 5 years of age

Updated boosters protect from new virus strains as winter and holiday activities arrive

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmigu...

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Public Health News
Posted on: December 6, 2022

Public Health Website Relaunched

Public Health Website Relaunched

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Public Health Website Relaunched

County COVID dashboard shut down and website information moved

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, Public Information Consultant, lindsey...

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Public Health News
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Radon Testing Encouraged to Ensure Healthy Homes

Radon Testing Encouraged to Ensure Healthy Homes

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Radon Testing Encouraged to Ensure Healthy Homes

Public Health seeks public input for community health needs

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, Public Information Consul...

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Public Health News
Posted on: November 15, 2022

Community Health Assessment Survey

Community Health Assessment Survey

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Community Health Assessment Survey

Public Health seeks public input for community health needs

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, Public Information Consultant, lindseym...

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Public Health News
Posted on: November 2, 2022

Seasonal Concerns for Respiratory Illnesses

Seasonal Concerns for Respiratory Illnesses

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Seasonal Concerns for Respiratory Illnesses

Uptick in RSV cases and hospitalizations statewide draw concern for pediatric hospital capacity

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey M...

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Public Health News
Posted on: October 14, 2022

FDA and CDC Expand Eligibility for Updated COVID Vaccines to Include Children 5 and Older

FDA and CDC Expand Eligibility for Updated COVID Vaccines to Include Children 5 and Older

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FDA and CDC Expand Eligibility for Updated COVID Vaccines to Include Children 5 and Older

Bivalent boosters address original and omicron strains of the COVID-19 virus

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@san...

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Public Health News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Monkeypox Vaccines Available Tomorrow through CDPHE Vaccine Bus

Monkeypox Vaccines Available Tomorrow through CDPHE Vaccine Bus

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Monkeypox Vaccines Available Tomorrow through CDPHE Vaccine Bus

Broadened eligibility for monkeypox vaccine, increased supply expands access

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey ...

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Public Health News
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Public Health to host flu vaccine clinics beginning September 22

Public Health to host flu vaccine clinics beginning September 22

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Public Health to host flu vaccine clinics beginning September 22

Flu and COVID vaccine clinics scheduled throughout the fall for all 6 months of age and older

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelco...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Public Health and County Medical Centers Align with Updated CDC COVID Guidance

Public Health and County Medical Centers Align with Updated CDC COVID Guidance

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Public Health and County Medical Centers Align with Updated CDC COVID Guidance

Unified approach introduces clear precautionary and isolation guidance, further reducing disruptions due to exposure

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Man...

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Public Health News
Posted on: September 6, 2022

FDA and CDC Approve Pfizer and Moderna Bivalent Boosters

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FDA and CDC Approve Pfizer and Moderna Bivalent Boosters

Boosters updated to address original and omicron strains of the COVID-19 virus

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Two Cases of Monkeypox Detected in San Miguel County

Two Cases of Monkeypox Detected in San Miguel County

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Two Cases of Monkeypox Detected in San Miguel County

Symptomatic nonresidents from the same household recovering well

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Public Health News
Posted on: June 16, 2022

FDA Recommends Pfizer and Moderna Vaccine for Children 6 months to 5 years of age

FDA Recommends Pfizer and Moderna Vaccine for Children

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FDA Recommends Pfizer and Moderna Vaccine for Children 6 months to 5 years of age

Public Health to host forum to discuss vaccine and local plan for rollout

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Public Health News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Cases Rise as Natural Immunity from Winter Omicron Surge Wanes

Cases Rise as Natural Immunity from Winter Omicron Surge Wanes

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Cases Rise as Natural Immunity from Winter Omicron Surge Wanes

BA.4 and BA.5 detected in county wastewater; masks, testing and treatments encouraged

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Public Health News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

CDC Approves Booster Dose for Children 5 and Older

CDC Approves Booster Dose for Children 5 and Older

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CDC Approves Booster Dose for Children 5 and Older

Steady increase in cases across the US leads to additional recommended precautions

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Domestic Cat Tests Positive for the Plague in San Miguel County

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Domestic Cat Tests Positive for the Plague in San Miguel County

Cases common in summer amongst domestic and wild animals, rare cases of transmission to humans

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Public Health News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Avian Influenza Infection Identified in Montrose County

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Avian Influenza Infection Identified in Montrose County

Investigation is underway; public health experts say the risk to the public is low

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Public Health News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Public Health Launches New COVID Resources

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Public Health Launches New COVID Resources

Resources targeted to help individuals and businesses navigate the new COVID landscape

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Public Health News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Public Health Enters New Phase of COVID Response

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Public Health Enters New Phase of COVID Response

Contact tracing scales back as focus shifts to monitoring and preparedness

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Public Health News
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Natural Immunity from Omicron Wave Likely to Begin Waning

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Natural Immunity from Omicron Wave Likely to Begin Waning

FDA and CDC approve second booster for adults 50 and older and immunocompromised people 12 and older

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Public Health Reflects on Two Years of the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Public Health Reflects on Two Years of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Tips for testing and preparing to travel this spring

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Public Health News
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Public Health Relaunches Childhood Immunization Programs

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Public Health Relaunches Childhood Immunization Programs

Monthly vaccination clinics to provide free access to childhood vaccinations

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Public Health News
Posted on: March 2, 2022

State and Federal Health Officials Move toward Routine Disease Management of COVID

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State and Federal Health Officials Move toward Routine Disease Management of COVID

Public Health opens survey to understand future needs and areas of improvement for COVID response

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Public Health News
Posted on: February 26, 2022

Colorado’s Next Chapter: Our Roadmap to Moving Forward

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Colorado’s Next Chapter: Our Roadmap to Moving Forward

CDC releases new COVID-19 Community Levels to help establish prevention steps

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Posted on: February 2, 2022

Public Health Terminates Indoor Mask Requirement Midnight Tuesday, February 8

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Public Health Terminates Indoor Mask Requirement Midnight Tuesday, February 8

Key metrics improve prompting early end to indoor mask requirement

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Public Health News
Posted on: February 1, 2022

FDA Authorizes Moderna’s COVID Vaccine

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FDA Authorizes Moderna’s COVID Vaccine

Pfizer applies to FDA for a two-dose vaccine series for children under 5 years of age

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

Guidelines for Effective Mask Use

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Guidelines for Effective Mask Use

CDC updates guidelines for mask selection and use to prevent transmission of COVID-19

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