FCNC Programs

Nature Centers Events and Programs for July 2019

El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center and Bear Creek Nature Center announce the events and activities for July 2019 which includes: photography, hikes, stories, trout, a tea party and a nature camp. Fountain Creek Nature Center 320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, CO 80817 719-520-6745, www.ElPasoCountyNatureCenters.com Fountain Creek Nature Adventures: Forts & Fairies…

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Closure of Monument Hill Road Continues

El Paso County Department of Public Works continues safety and drainage improvements along the southern portion of Monument Hill Road. Work includes construction of a free right turn lane from Monument Hill Road onto Woodmoor Drive, improvements to drainage along Crystal Creek and Monument Hill Road, and road reconstruction. Due to continued rain events and…

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Volunteers Needed for PPR OEM Advisory Board

The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency Management Regional Disaster Advisory Board. Applications for the open position are due by July 12, 2019. The Advisory Board shall serve in an advisory capacity only and may provide assistance and counsel…

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Struthers Road – Gleneagle Drive Intersection Project

El Paso County Department of Public Works will begin intersection improvements at the Struthers Road-Gleneagle Drive intersection. Work will consist of constructing a roundabout and associated approaches, as well as an underground drainage system and pedestrian improvements at the intersection and along the northeast side of Struthers Road. The intersection will remain open to traffic…

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Chip Sealing, Striping Operations are Underway

With warmer weather upon us, the El Paso County Department of Public Works has begun its chip sealing and road striping operations on pre-determined roadways. The County asks drivers to be aware of some general information and a few dos and don’ts when encountering these work crews: CHIP SEALING … Chip sealing is a road…

Girls of the West at BoCC 2019

Celebrate Western Heritage

The El Paso County Commissioners joined the Pikes Peak Range Riders and the organizers of the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo at the Thursday, June 6, 2019, regular meeting to celebrate this summer’s roster of events that help celebrate El Paso County’s and the Pikes Peak Region’s rich Western Heritage.

The Board of El Paso County Commissioners at its regular meeting Thursday, June 6, 2019, recognized June 15th as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day with a Proclamation.

Commissioners Recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15th is designated as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day and highlights the problems of physical, emotional, and financial abuse of elders, and encourages proactive response and prevention. The Board of El Paso County Commissioners at its regular meeting Thursday, June 6, recognized June 15th as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day with a Proclamation. “Abuse, neglect…

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Register for June Workshops

Looking for a way to boost your own knowledge while helping your business? The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the following workshops in June: Tuesday, June 04, 2019 Basics of Bookkeeping Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Location: Pikes Peak SBDC, 559 East Pikes Peak Avenue, Ste. 101 Fee: $30…