Public Notices

2018 Flyer

October 6, 2017

The Monument Water Department will be shutting off water service to Raspberry Lane and Bel Lago View Tuesday, October 10th from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm.

The current water main looping and extension project requires a temporary shutoff to connect into the existing service line. Again, if you live in these areas, you will not have any water service Tuesday, October 10th from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm.

Thank you very much for your cooperation. We apologize in advance for any temporary inconvenience this water service enhancement project may cause you.

Please contact Tom Martinez, the Town's Engineering Assistant, at (719) 884-8036 if you have any questions or concerns regarding construction activities.

September 26, 2017

Tomorrow, September 27th, Black Hills Energy will be doing a road cut and boring project across Beacon Lite Road right at the HWY 105 intersection. 

At this time, we believe this project will affect both the North and South Bound lanes of Beacon Lite Road and Beacon Lite Road will have to be closed until this project is complete.

If this changes, we will notify you as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

If you have any questions, please contact the Town's Engineering Assistant, Tom Martinez, at 719-884-8036.

September 18, 2017

The Water Department will be spraying for weeds this week around the water treatment plants and well heads. 

August 25, 2017

The below link is a letter explaining the violation of drinking water standards due to Radium levels. 

Radium Notice

August 24, 2017

Monument Lake will be closed to fishing for the following dates: 

August 29-31st

This is as a temporary precaution due to treatment of an invasive aquatic weed.

August 23, 2017

The Water Department will be spraying for weeds this week in various locations around town. 

August 17, 2017

The basketball court at Dirty Woman Creek Park will be closed the week of August 21st for maintenance upgrades.

August 16, 2017

This Friday, August 18th, Martin Marietta will begin the Mill Overlay Road Repair Project starting by milling Beacon Lite Road, all plans are attached for reference. We hope this road repair project does not cause too many delays however, we did want to make you aware of this especially because school is back in session.

The tentative schedule is as follows:

Friday – Mill Beacon Lite Road

Monday – Mill Mitchell Ave

Tuesday – Mill small portion of 2nd Street

Tues – Complete – Paving of all roadsMonument Overlay Map_Page_1Monument Overlay Map_Page_2Monument Overlay Map_Page_3

August 15, 2017

Chris had a family emergency this morning and could not make the early morning coffee. This was in conjunction with the timeout for a one-on-one discussion with the Town Manager, Mr. Chris Lowe. The Town Manager is hosting a listening tour, which is designed to allow the public to share concerns, discuss issues, and provide information to help the Town learn more about the community it serves.

These are intended for individual citizens to have one-on-one conversations with Chris.

We apologize for the inconvenience and sincerely hope you will still join him for either the lunch break at Serrano's Coffee or the after hours at the Bistro on 2nd Street tomorrow, August 16th. We are currently working to reschedule an early morning coffee break at Espresso Americano and will update you as soon as we have a new date.

Again, we apologize for any inconvenience this caused and hope to see you tomorrow! 

August 9, 2017

RE: TEMPORARY WATER SERVICE SHUT OFF

To Whom It May Concern,

This Thursday, August 10th at 9:00 pm, the Monument Water Department will be shutting off the water along Front Street until the following morning, Friday, August 11th at 4:00 am.

The current road repairs in the 2nd and Front Street intersection involve a water main realignment. Again, you will not have any water service this Thursday at 9:00 pm until Friday Morning at 4:00 am if you live on Front Street, please plan ahead.

Thank you very much for your cooperation. We apologize in advance for any temporary inconvenience this road improvement project may cause you.

Please contact Tom Martinez, the Town’s Engineering Assistant at (719) 884-8036 if you have any questions or concerns regarding construction activities.

Sincerely,

Thomas A. Tharnish

Director of Public Works

TOWN OF MONUMENT

PRESS RELEASE

July 27, 2017 UPDATED 8/9/17

Take a timeout for a one-on-one discussion with the Town Manager, Mr. Chris Lowe. The Town Manager is hosting a listening tour, which is designed to allow the public to share concerns, discuss issues, and provide information to help the Town learn more about the community it serves.

These are intended for individual citizens to have one-on-one conversations with Chris.

The following are the tour dates:

Early Bird Coffee will take place at Espresso Americano,

15954 Jackson Creek Parkway, Monument, CO 80132,

on August 15, 2017 from 7:00 am – 9:00 am


Lunch Break at Serrano’s Coffee,

625 Highway 105, Monument, CO 80132,

on August 16, 2017 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm


After Hours at The Bistro on 2nd,

65 2nd Street, Monument, CO 80132,

on August 16, 2017

from 5:30 pm—7:30 pm

 If you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Chris at clowe@tomgov.org.

August 2, 2017

This Notice is to inform you of the pending 2nd Street and Front Street intersection closure for the dip repair project.

Monday, August 7th, Habitat Construction will begin shutting down traffic in the before mentioned intersection. In an effort to minimize inconvenience to you and to expedite this project, we are asking for your cooperation.

  • Please inform all commercial truck traffic of the enclosed traffic control plan, no commercial vehicles will be allowed through this construction.
  • Please do not remove flags, stakes, or markers that have been placed for location purposes.
  • Be aware of the heavy equipment and increased activity while driving or walking in the area.
  • We ask for your cooperation in observing the Traffic Control barricades, warning devices, and No Parking Signs that are in place.

It is estimated this project will be complete in late August – early September with traffic control in place.

Please contact Tom Martinez, the Town’s Engineering Assistant at (719) 884-8036 if you have any questions or concerns regarding construction activities.

Thank you very much for your cooperation. We apologize in advance for any temporary inconvenience this road improvement project may cause you.

Sincerely,

TOWN OF MONUMENT

Thomas A. Tharnish

Director of Public Works

Traffic Control Plan Beginning 8/7/17

Traffic Control Plan Phase 1

New Bid Process

Town of Monument has partnered with BidNet as part of the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System to post bid opportunities on RMEPS. As a vendor, you can register with the Rocky Mountain Purchasing System and be sure that you see all available bids and opportunities. By selecting automatic bid notification, your company will receive emails once the Town of Monument has a bid opportunity that matches your company's business. In addition, the site handles bid opportunities, RFPs, and RFQs for other member governmental agencies throughout Colorado.

The Town of Monument looks forward to providing you with more bid information and simplifying the entire bid, proposal, and quote processes for everyone involved. We appreciate your cooperation and welcome your participation. If you need help registering, please call the Rocky Mountain Purchasing System support department toll free 800-835-4603 option 2.

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