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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…

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Expect Delays at Struthers Road-Glenealge Drive Roundabout-Minor Turn Lane Work

Friday, October 2, 2020 – Starting on October 6th, the traffic pattern at the Struthers Road/Gleneagle Drive Intersection will be altered. El Paso County Department of Public Works’ contractor, Olgoonik Enterprises, will close the outer lane south of the roundabout to work on extending the right turn lane accessing Gleneagle Gate View and addressing pedestrian…

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Clerk’s Office Announces Public Test to Ensure Accuracy of Voting Equipment

September 28, 2020– The Clerk and Recorder’s Office will conduct a public Logic and Accuracy (L&A) test on all ballot counting equipment that will be used for the 2020 General Election. This includes the Central Count Optical Scanners, and Voter Service and Polling Center ballot marking devices. The L&A test will begin at 10:00…

Pikes Peak SBDC Executive Director, Aikta Marcoulier, poses with an award given to the Pikes Peak SBDC for Excellence and Innovation Center of the Year.

Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center Honored by Colorado SBA

September 23, 2020 – On Wednesday, the Colorado Small Business Association honored the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center with not one but two awards for their hard work during COVID-19 and beyond. The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center was named the “Excellence and Innovation Center of the Year”. Pikes Peak SBDC was also…