Position: Creating Community

Email: timw@downtowndurango.org

Downtown events reflect who we are

It's about time to Spring it On! That means the city, Business Improvement District and many independent organizations get crazy busy with events that get locals moving again and attract...

DATE: April 29, 2009 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

April Fowl brings chickens to forefront

A low-ranking Durango official has confirmed that the small patch of grass behind City Hall will soon be converted to a chicken yard for five newly elected chickens.As support for raising chickens...

DATE: April 1, 2009 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Is Downtown ready for the ride back up?

I've heard a lot about how downtown businesses are handling the downward spiral in the economy and very little about how they're getting ready for the eventual rebound.There's no question consumer...

DATE: March 4, 2009 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Marking six years helping Downtown

Last October marked the fifth anniversary of my position with the city of Durango. The job of Downtown Business and Event Coordinator was created to address a need and demonstrate a commitment.The...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2009 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Downtown looking up for new year

Buildings are up. The three adjacent buildings we lost to the Feb. 22, 2008, fire in the block of 700 Main Avenue are up.The first to be completed will be at 764 Main Ave., with the anticipated...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2009 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

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