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Registration is now open for El Paso County’s Spring 2022 Citizens College

March 3, 2022 – Registration is now open for the Spring 2022 Citizens College scheduled for May 4 – June 15, 2022. The sessions are scheduled on either a weekday evening or Saturday. The program offers the option of registering for all sessions or individual sessions. This Citizens College is presented by the El…

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteers Needed for El Paso County Planning Commission

March 3, 2022 – The Board of El Paso County Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Planning Commission. Applications are due by March 31, 2022. The Planning Commission is currently seeking one Regular member. The Planning Commission reviews planning petitions and makes recommendations to the Board…

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El Paso County Centennial Hall illuminated blue and yellow in solidarity with the people of Ukraine

March 2, 2022 – El Paso County Board of County Commissioners stands united in solidarity with the people of Ukraine. As a symbol of solidarity, Centennial Hall will be illuminated in blue and yellow, the colors of the Ukrainian flag, starting today. “We stand against the tyranny and oppression of Vladimir Putin and his unprovoked…

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Volunteers Needed for El Paso County Community Corrections Board

March 1, 2022 – The El Paso County Board of Commissioners seeks community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Community Corrections Board. Applications for the open position are due by March 31, 2022. The Community Corrections Board determines which offenders can safely be placed in the community, who can operate a…

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7th Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival

February 24, 2021 – The 7th Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival promises to be a special event! Join public, private and non-profits for an ecotourism birding and nature festival that promotes conservation and education to explore the natural and agricultural heritage resources of the Pikes Peak Region. Spring migration along Colorado’s Front Range is often…

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Volunteers Needed for El Paso County Community Corrections Board

February 23, 2022 – The El Paso County Board of Commissioners seeks community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Community Corrections Board. Applications for the open position are due by March 31, 2022. The Community Corrections Board determines which offenders can safely be placed in the community, who can operate a…

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County Offices Closed Monday in Observance of Presidents’ Day

February 17, 2022 – El Paso County administrative and elected administrative offices and affiliated agencies will be closed on Monday, February 21, in observance of Presidents’ Day. The closure includes the following: El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office (all locations) El Paso County Combined Courts Offices of the 4th Judicial District Attorney Pikes…