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Economic Development Hosts Free Renter’s Resources Webinar – Thursday, November 12

October 15, 2020 –El Paso County Economic Development is offering a free webinar on Thursday, November 12th, focused on renter’s resources. The webinar will focus on two topics: 1. The first topic will be the rights renters have as tenants, from anti-discrimination to reasonable accommodation for disabilities. 2. The other topic of discussion will…

October 19: Overnight Maintenance Operations on Las Vegas Street, B Street and S. Academy

October 15, 2020 – El Paso County Department of Public Works has contracted with Avery Asphalt for the 2020 Pavement Crack Sealing Contract. Beginning Monday, October 19, 6:30 PM – 12:00 AM, Avert Asphalt will begin crack sealing operations on Las Vegas Street within El Paso County maintained sections, B Street and Academy Blvd from…

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El Paso County Seeking Volunteers for Community Corrections Board

October 13, 2020 – The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Community Corrections Board. Applications for the open position are due by October 30, 2020. The Community Corrections Board determines which offenders can safely be placed in the community, who can operate a community…

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Widefield Community Park Construction Project Underway

October 8, 2020 – An El Paso County construction project is currently underway, which will require intermittent closures of the playground, surrounding sidewalks, and a portion of the main parking lot within Widefield Community Park. This project includes: Replacing the sidewalk from the main parking lot to the restroom Construction of two new pavilions near…

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El Paso County Awards $13,858,527 in Grants to Local Small Businesses and Nonprofits

October 7, 2020 – El Paso County’s Economic Development Department awarded $13,858,527 in grants to 864 local small businesses and nonprofits as part of the El Paso County Regional Business Relief Fund program, making it one of the largest COVID-19 relief programs in the nation led by a local County government. The program was initiated…