historic preservation

Jacopo Werther / Creative Commons

Thousands of artifacts that document the history of Montezuma County have finally found a home.

Tom Yoder / KSJD

A Mancos couple has purchased the historic Mancos Opera House, and hopes to rehabilitate it for community use.

photocredit Google Street View

An 80-year-old bridge over the San Juan River in Shiprock, New Mexico, has exceeded its lifespan and must come down.

Montezuma County Assessor

The Cortez Main Street has seen some significant changes over the course of the town’s history. Businesses have come and gone, streets have been paved and repaved, and buildings have been built and rebuilt. But many of the buildings on Main Street are over 60 years old.

Colorado Preservation, Inc.

Just east of Cortez, near the Montezuma County Fairgrounds, an old wooden structure crosses McElmo creek.