27th Street & South Glen Avenue Closure to Continue

On Monday July 19th, crews closed the left-hand turn lane from South Glen Ave./Highway 82 onto 27th street in south Glenwood Springs. Due to changes in the work zone conditions and traffic volume in the area, the turn lane will remain closed through the remainder of July. Plan for extreme delays during the afternoon rush … Read more

City of Glenwood Springs Facility Closures on July 19th 2023

On Wednesday, July 19th, Glenwood Springs city facilities will have temporary closures for a staff appreciation event.  City Hall (including Police Records and Municipal Court) and the Community Art Center will be closed to the public from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The Community Center, South Canyon Landfill and Recycle Center will have normal operating … Read more

Spring Creek Fire Active This Afternoon

The Spring Creek Fire, which started Saturday, and was reported as 212 acres and 20 percent contained this morning, saw significant growth this afternoon, fueled by dry vegetation and strong winds. A column of smoke could be seen from as far away as Aspen. The Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire Management Unit said as of … Read more

Fire Crews Fighting Wildfire Near Parachute

Firefighters from throughout the area are fighting a wildfire southwest of Parachute near Garfield County Road 306 (Spring Creek Road.) Walt Stowe with the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office says the size is estimated to be less than 200 acres. Some well pads in the area were evacuated, but no structures are currently threatened. Single Engine … Read more

KMTS Connections: Bike There Day in Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs Bicycle Advocates Coordinator Steve Smith, SGM Marketing Director Jenn Flentge, and bicycle advocate Ginny West discuss Bike There Day, a community initiative aimed at encouraging people to ride their bicycles instead of using cars. The guests highlight the numerous benefits of cycling, including reduced carbon emissions, improved physical health, and a stronger sense … Read more