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Commissioners Proclaim September as National Preparedness Month

September 15, 2020 – Today, at its regularly scheduled meeting, the El Paso County Board of County Commissioners proclaimed September as National Preparedness month. The Commissioners, along with the Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency Management (PPROEM), recognized the ongoing need for citizens to be prepared for disasters such as wildfires, floods, blizzards or other…

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Clerk’s Office Warns Voters About USPS Mailer Containing Misleading Information

September 14, 2020- The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office has been notified the United States Postal Service (USPS) will be sending out a national pre-election mailer to every household in America that contains incorrect election information for Colorado. The mailer incorrectly asks that voters request a mail ballot at least 15 days before…

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Colonel Nanette Brédé Mueller Named Veteran of the Year 2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020 – Today, El Paso County’s Veterans Service Office and the El Paso County Board of Commissioners announced Colonel Nanette Brédé Mueller as the Veteran of the Year at their annual ceremony. Colonel Nanette Brédé Mueller is a difference-maker. During her 29 years of distinguished military service in the U.S. Army and…

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Now Hiring 500 Temporary Election Judges for the Upcoming Election

September 8, 2020– The Office of the Clerk and Recorder is hiring Temporary Election Judges for the 2020 General Election. Positions provide short-term support during the elections process – dates, locations, and hours vary. The hourly wages for these positions begin at $15.50 per hour and have various assignment lengths from three days up to…

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El Paso County Announces Veteran of the Year Finalists

September 2, 2020 –El Paso County’s Veterans Service Office announces the finalists for the 4th Annual Veteran of the Year. El Paso Count honors one veteran annually, for his or her efforts defending our country and continued willingness to serve local veterans and the community. “Veterans deserve our support and recognition for their exemplary military…

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HUD Allocates over $450,000 to Community Development Block Grant Program for COVID-19 Response

August 31, 2020 – El Paso County Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) is announcing an additional application cycle for the release of CDBG-CV funds. The application process opens Tuesday, September 1, 2020. The funds are intended to prevent, prepare and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Over $450,000 is being made available to local…