Posted on: May 24, 2017

Senior Trip to Denver Art Museum Set for June 3

The City of Fort Morgan is hosting a trip for seniors to the Denver Art Museum on Saturday, June 3, for the low cost of $10.

Since its founding in 1893, the Denver Art Museum has amassed more than 68,000 works of art, one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of world art between Chicago and the West Coast. Internationally known for its holdings of American Indian a...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 8 at Band Shell

The City of Fort Morgan’s popular “Live @ The Park” Summer Concert Series will return to the Dahms-Talton Band Shell in City Park starting Thursday, June 8, with a concert by Buckstein.

In addition, the city will host special “Party in the Park” events in conjunction with the opening and closing dates of the concert season, on June 8 and Aug. 1. These events will start at 5:30 p.m., before the concerts, and include fr...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

City Swimming Pool to Open Thursday, June 1

The City of Fort Morgan Community Swimming Pool will open for the season Thursday, June 1, at 1 p.m. A season kickoff party will start things off from 1 to 3 p.m. with music, games, treats and more!

The pool will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, with Family Fun Evening Swim on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.

Lap swim will be available Monday through Friday from noon to 1 p.m. Water aerobics will...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

FMPD to Host Free Summer Youth Academy

The Fort Morgan Police Department has announced plans for a FREE summer youth academy for teenagers age 13 to 18.

The summer youth academy is designed for teens who might have an interest in learning about law enforcement, crime scene processing (CSI) and contemporary criminal justice issues. The academy will be taught by current Fort Morgan Police officers in a fun,...

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Application Form and Additional Info...
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Light & Power Department Earns Two National Honors

The City of Fort Morgan’s Light & Power Department received two national awards at the American Public Power Association annual conference in San Antonio, Texas, last week.

The city utility earned the association’s Safety Award of Excellence for safe operating practices in 2016 and the Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) designation for providing reliable and safe electric service.

Light & Power Superintendent Doug...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Famous Jackson Photos, Paintings Displayed at Museum

“Along the Oregon Trail with William Henry Jackson” is the new exhibit now open in the lower gallery of the Fort Morgan Museum.

The exhibit consists of black-and-white photography and watercolor paintings by William Henry Jackson. The watercolor prints in this exhibit are being displayed through the courtesy of Scotts Bluff National Monument, a division of the National Park Servic...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Summer Reading Registration Kicks Off May 15

Registration begins May 15 for the Fort Morgan Public Library’s free Summer Reading Program for children and teens.

Visit the help desk at the Fort Morgan Public Library/Museum to register.

Summer Reading is a multi-week series that is held during June and July. Most programs are held in the Children’s Library. Each program varies according to age group with o...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Memorial Day Cemetery Decorations Permitted May 26

The Fort Morgan Cemetery blossoms each Memorial Day with decorations and mementos brought by friends and family to brighten up the gravesites of their loved ones.

To help city staff maintain the cemetery grounds during this busy season, patrons are asked to observe a few guidelines regarding decorations.

Cemetery patrons can begin placing decorations for Memorial Day after 1 p.m. on Friday, May 26. Before that time,...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Construction Begins on Fiber Optic Broadband Project

Fort Morgan residents will be seeing additional construction activity across the city this summer, but as always the end result will be well worth any inconvenience.

Contractors for the City of Fort Morgan have begun work installing conduit and fiber optic cable for the city’s fiber optic broadband project. This initiative aims to provide access to 1-gigabit broadband service for all homes and businesses in ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Register Now for Youth Tennis Camp in June

Registration is now open for the Fort Morgan Recreation Department’s Youth Tennis Camp.

The tennis camp is for kids between the ages of 3 and 11 and will run throughout the month of June. Camp sessions will be Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings beginning June 5 at the Old Fort Park tennis courts.

All skill levels are welcome to come enjoy ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Water Project Closes Vickie St., Ninth Ave.

The City of Fort Morgan Water Department moved to the next phase of its 2017 main line replacement projects on Tuesday, April 25, and traffic disruptions can be expected as a result of the excavation and construction work.

This phase will require street closures in the 1500 block of East Ninth Avenue followed by the 900 and 1000 blocks of Vickie Street. The intersection of Ninth and Vickie is also expected to be completely closed all day Wednesday, April 26.

The full project...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Free Casino Trip Planned for July 18

The Fort Morgan Recreation Department has begun registration for a free casino trip to Black Hawk on July 18 for adults age 21 and up.

The bus will depart from the Senior Center at 8:30 a.m. and leave Black Hawk for the return trip at 3:30 p.m., arriving back in Fort Morgan about 5:30 p.m. Participants should arrive for check-in 30 minutes before departure time.

Participants agree to spen...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

US 34 / Barlow Intersection Work Resumes

Barlow Road is fully closed to all traffic just south of US Highway 34 for the next several weeks as work resumes on the rebuilding of the intersection of these two major roads.

The full closure began April 17 and is expected to continue for several weeks, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation, which is heading up the construction project performed by McAtee Construction Company.

Traffic detour signage is in place...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Senior Trip to Denver Art Museum Set for June 3

The City of Fort Morgan is hosting a trip for seniors to the Denver Art Museum on Saturday, June 3, for the low cost of $10.

Since its founding in 1893, the Denver Art Museum has amassed more than 68,000 works of art, one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of world art between Chicago and the West Coast. Internationally known for its holdings of American Indian a...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Famous Jackson Photos, Paintings Displayed at Museum

“Along the Oregon Trail with William Henry Jackson” is the new exhibit now open in the lower gallery of the Fort Morgan Museum.

The exhibit consists of black-and-white photography and watercolor paintings by William Henry Jackson. The watercolor prints in this exhibit are being displayed through the courtesy of Scotts Bluff National Monument, a division of the National Park Servic...

Read on...


Posted on: May 18, 2017

FMPD to Host Free Summer Youth Academy

The Fort Morgan Police Department has announced plans for a FREE summer youth academy for teenagers age 13 to 18.

The summer youth academy is designed for teens who might have an interest in learning about law enforcement, crime scene processing (CSI) and contemporary criminal justice issues. The academy will be taught by current Fort Morgan Police officers in a fun,...

Read on...

Application Form and Additional Info...

Posted on: May 12, 2017

Famous Jackson Photos, Paintings Displayed at Museum

“Along the Oregon Trail with William Henry Jackson” is the new exhibit now open in the lower gallery of the Fort Morgan Museum.

The exhibit consists of black-and-white photography and watercolor paintings by William Henry Jackson. The watercolor prints in this exhibit are being displayed through the courtesy of Scotts Bluff National Monument, a division of the National Park Servic...

Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2017

Summer Reading Registration Kicks Off May 15

Registration begins May 15 for the Fort Morgan Public Library’s free Summer Reading Program for children and teens.

Visit the help desk at the Fort Morgan Public Library/Museum to register.

Summer Reading is a multi-week series that is held during June and July. Most programs are held in the Children’s Library. Each program varies according to age group with offerings t...

Read on...


Posted on: May 24, 2017

Senior Trip to Denver Art Museum Set for June 3

Since its founding in 1893, the Denver Art Museum has amassed more than 68,000 works of art, one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of world art between Chicago and the West Coast. Internationally known for its holdings of American Indian a...

Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2017

Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 8 at Band Shell

In addition, the city will host special “Party in the Park” events in conjunction with the opening and closing dates of the concert season, on June 8 and Aug. 1. These events will start at 5:30 p.m., before the concerts, and include free community barbecu...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

City Swimming Pool to Open Thursday, June 1

The pool will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, with Family Fun Evening Swim on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.

Lap swim will be available Monday through Friday from noon to 1 p.m. Water aerobics will...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Register Now for Youth Tennis Camp in June

The tennis camp is for kids between the ages of 3 and 11 and will run throughout the month of June. Camp sessions will be Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings beginning June 5 at the Old Fort Park tennis courts.

All skill levels are welcome to come enjoy ...

Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2017

Free Casino Trip Planned for July 18

The bus will depart from the Senior Center at 8:30 a.m. and leave Black Hawk for the return trip at 3:30 p.m., arriving back in Fort Morgan about 5:30 p.m. Participants should arrive for check-in 30 minutes before departure time.

Participants agree to spen...

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Posted on: September 25, 2014

Children's Programs Offered

"Romp-n-Stomp" - Wednesdays from 9:30-10:30 am - $3 per visit or $9 per month. Young children will enjoy this class designed to develop motor skills. Children will participate in obstacle courses, games, hand-eye coordination and movement exer...Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Senior Trip to Denver Art Museum Set for June 3

Since its founding in 1893, the Denver Art Museum has amassed more than 68,000 works of art, one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of world art between Chicago and the West Coast. Internationally known for its holdings of American Indian a...

Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2017

Free Casino Trip Planned for July 18

The bus will depart from the Senior Center at 8:30 a.m. and leave Black Hawk for the return trip at 3:30 p.m., arriving back in Fort Morgan about 5:30 p.m. Participants should arrive for check-in 30 minutes before departure time.

Participants agree to spen...

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