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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…

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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…

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General Election Ballots Mailed to Military, Overseas Voters

September 21, 2020- The Office of the Clerk and Recorder has sent approximately 5,200 ballots for the General Election to voters classified under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA). These voters with special circumstances include military and their dependents living out of state, and voters who reside out of the country. Holding…

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County Seeks Community-Minded Volunteer for EPC Community Review Board

September 21, 2020 – The Board of El Paso County Commissioners is seeking a community-minded citizen volunteer to serve on the El Paso County Juvenile Community Review Board. Applications are due by October 5, 2020. The El Paso County Juvenile Community Review Board reviews case files of juveniles and makes decisions regarding residential community…

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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…