Tim Walsworth

Position: Creating Community

Email: timw@downtowndurango.org

Summer tourism stats shining brightly

Summer is here in downtown Durango with events happening just about every weekend and the tourists filling our shops. As we get into the busy part of the year, the Durango Business Improvement...

DATE: June 2, 2015 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

What’s Up Downtown?

Durango is home to approximately 200 annual events, with each one adding to the unique flavor of our wonderful town. The primary downtown-event season will get started this month with two of the...

DATE: April 7, 2015 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Looking beyond Main is goal

Today, the Durango Business Improvement District takes a next step in planning for the future, continuing to help enhance the economic vitality of our district, which includes both Downtown and...

DATE: March 17, 2015 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

In Durango, change is our one constant

What would we do if we didn’t embrace change? Making changes keeps us fresh, vibrant and on our toes. And we’re certainly keeping on our toes here at the Business Improvement District. It’s only...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2015 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Another reason to take a step into downtown

The Durango Business Improvement District is busy in early 2015. The next promotion for us is Random Acts of Kindness week. BID and Bank of Colorado are teaming up for the second year in a row on...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2015 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Doesn’t our downtown look spectacular?

There’s something magical about holiday lights, and now that we appear to be getting some snow, the “wondrous winter” in Durango truly has begun. From one end of downtown to the other, everyone...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Holidays are when downtown really shines

I’m sensing it’s a commonality among us – where did the year go? Is it really the middle of October? The good news is we’re moving into the time of year when downtown is “The” place to be. Kudos go...

DATE: Oct. 21, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

July Fourth: City’s freedomfest full-fledged fun

If you’ve lived around here for the last 10 years, the Fourth of July lineup of events and activities in downtown Durango hasn’t changed much – and that’s exactly the way it should be. Prior to...

DATE: June 30, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Downtown all dressed up for fun in the sun

The springtime metamorphosis of downtown has been underway for the past several weeks ... and it shows. It started with City Parking Division installing some 1,100 new parking meters, 365 of which...

DATE: June 2, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Don’t let your financial reports cause confusion

A business adviser to a two-physician medical practice asked if I could help him understand the practice’s financial reports. The two practitioners were each convinced the other was not...

DATE: May 12, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Hey, folks, city needs your elbow grease

Look high, look low around downtown and you’ll notice its dirty. Winter weather and colder temperatures tend to make civic housekeeping an exercise in futility. The summertime maintenance routines...

DATE: May 5, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

Durango’s most important 2.2 percent

Routinely, we speak of downtown Durango as the heart of the Durango community, but by what measure does this tiny bit of real estate earn such recognition? Granted, it is the seat of government for...

DATE: April 8, 2014 | COLUMN: What's Up Downtown

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