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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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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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El Paso County building owners can now apply for Commercial Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) Financing

February 17, 2022 –Earlier this year, the El Paso County Commissioners voted to approve a resolution that gave building owners the choice to participate in the state-sponsored Colorado Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) program. The C-PACE program helps eligible building owners access private-sector financing to upgrade their buildings with energy efficiency, clean energy, and…

El Paso County Offices and Affiliated Agencies Closed Wednesday, February 2 Due to Inclement Weather

El Paso County administrative, elected administrative offices and affiliated agencies are closed on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, due to inclement weather and hazardous driving conditions. Employees with the proper equipment should work remotely. The closure applies to non-mission essential personnel and includes: El Paso County Public Health El Paso County Department of Human Services El…

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Volunteers Needed for Arkansas Basin Roundtable

January 12, 2022 – The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the Arkansas Basin Roundtable. Applications for the open positions are due by January 27, 2022. The Arkansas Basin Roundtable consists of representatives from every county in the Arkansas River basin. Members include municipal, agricultural, environmental, recreational,…