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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Regional Comprehensive Plan - Up Coming Community Meetings

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Update on the Regional Comprehensive Plan Process

Since December 2020, over 900 individuals have shared their ideas and observations about Pueblo County—what they love about living here (or not), what their hopes and dreams are for the future of ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

City of Pueblo Begins 2021 Road Rehabilitation Projects

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PUEBLO – City of Pueblo announces that its 2021 road rehabilitation project began this week with a total of nine streets which will be restored by Thanksgiving. The streets, in order, to be restored are Paul Harvey, W. 24th, Minnequa, High St., ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

City of Pueblo Attains Highest Form of Recognition in the Area of Governmental Accounting

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PUEBLO – Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to City of Pueblo for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fisc...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Friday’s Johnson & Johnson Vaccination Clinic Cancelled

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PUEBLO – The mass vaccination clinic originally scheduled for this Friday at the Steelworks Center of the West is now cancelled due to the Joint CDC and FDA statement asking for a pause on distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Pueblo Chief of Police Announces Retirement after 32 Years of Service

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PUEBLO – Following a long career of public service and leadership, Chief Troy Davenport announced his retirement from the Pueblo Police Department effective April 30, 2021. Chief Davenport, who began his law enforcement career over thirty-two (32) years a...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Vaccine Clinic - Steelworks Center of the West

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Sign-ups are now open for the vaccine clinic next Friday, 4/16 at the Steelworks Center of the West in Bessemer. Make your appointment here: https://www.comassvax.org/reg/1560124907

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Pueblo Residents Asked for Input on City’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funding

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PUEBLO – Pueblo residents have a special opportunity to make recommendations to Mayor Gradisar and City Council during several Town Halls later this month. Mayor Gradisar has planned five Town Halls to encourage constituents to give input on the...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

City Seeks Volunteers for Energy Advisory Commission

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PUEBLO – Last week, City Council approved Mayor Gradisar’s initiative to form the Pueblo Energy Advisory Commission. This Commission, consisting of 10-15 volunteers, was formed to act as an entity through which the City may officially ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Public Invited to Comment on Redistricting Proposal on April 19 at 2 p.m.

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PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo announced today that the Board of Elections has started the redistricting process for the establishment of boundaries for the City’s four council districts. Redistricting is required by the City Charter ever...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Background Paper for Proposed Ordinance

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For consideration, an amendment to the Pueblo Municipal Code relating to animals. 

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Gov. Polis, in Partnership with Centura Health, to Launch First State Community Vaccination Site

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DENVER - Today, as part of Governor Polis’ Vaccines for All efforts, the Governor will be launching the very first State Community Vaccination Site at the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs. The contract to operate the site has been award...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

$300,000 in Rent, Mortgage, and Utility Assistance for Pueblo County Residents

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Know of an individual or family living in Pueblo County, outside of City of Pueblo limits, in need of rent, mortgage, and/or utility assistance due to financial impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic? Please share! Those in need of assistance must call ONE of...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Vaccinations at Walmart

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Walmart will begin giving out COVID-19 vaccinations in Colorado starting Friday. It is for those eligible by state guidelines only (65+, etc.) and people should sign up to schedule their time.

The Pueblo locations with vaccine are:Pueblo 4080 W Northern Av...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Final Public Meeting for the Master Plan Design of Union Avenue and Main Street Set for February 24

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PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo is hosting a final public meeting to share the proposed master plan design for Union Avenue and Main Street on Wednesday, February 24, 2021, from 5-7pm which will be held virtually. This project was made possible by the 2016 Pu...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Governor Moves Pueblo to Level Blue on COVID Dial Effective Saturday

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February 5, 2021 

Pueblo County will move to the Level Blue on the new Dial 2.0 effective 9 a.m. Saturday, according to Governor Jared Polis. Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment and Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office ...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Governor Jared Polis Extended an Executive Order

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Governor Jared Polis extended an Executive Order yesterday directing individuals in Colorado to wear a medical or non-medical face covering due to the presence of COVID-19.  Saying, "While we have seen indications that our efforts to &ld...

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

How To Spend A Long Weekend In Historic Pueblo, Colorado

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Situated in the Colorado plains and an easy drive south along I-25 from Denver and Colorado Springs, Pueblo makes for a terrific mini-vacation. This former cowboy, steel, and railroad town now offers visitors a mix of history and rich culture. An extra bo...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Current Phase 1B2

Individuals ages 65 - 69

Sign up at PuebloVaxNow.comor call (719) 583-4444 option 1

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Be Heard! Pueblo Zoo Wants You!

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Complete the online survey by January 30th. Here Is the Link for the survey : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/pueblozoo

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

2021 State of the City

 You are invited to attend the City of Pueblo's 

2021STATE- OF THE -

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Thursday January 14, 202112:00 pmVirtual Event: Facebook Live, Channel 17, www.pueblo.us

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Additional Paycheck Protection Program Resources Available for Colorado Businesses

Secretary of the state Jenna Griswold

My Fellow Coloradans, 

We are pleased to report that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open this week for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers.

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

PUEBLO CITY COUNCIL MEETING TO BE HELD THROUGH ZOOM ON MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 2021

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 The Pueblo City Council will hold its Regular City Council Meeting on Monday, January 11, 2021, at 7 p.m. A Work Session will be held at 5:30 p.m. Pueblo City Council meetings are open to the public but are held in compliance with local and st...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

PUEBLO MUNICIPAL COURT WILL RE-OPEN TO THE PUBLIC ON JANUARY 4, 2021 WITH RESTRICTED ACCESS

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Access to the courthouse will be restricted to mandatory appearances and pre-trial conferences only. All non-mandatory appearance citation arraignments have been continued; however, you may resolve your case on-line or over the phone. Please see the attac...

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Posted on: December 29, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Updates Community on City of Pueblo’s Use of CARES Act Funds Providing Relief

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PUEBLO – After briefing Pueblo City Council on Monday night, Mayor Gradisar released the following statement and information on how the City of Pueblo prioritized and used $6.5 million of CARES Act Relief money to serve the community during the ...

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Posted on: December 24, 2020

Pueblo City Council Meeting To Be Held Through Zoom on Monday, December 28, 2020

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 The Pueblo City Council will hold its Regular City Council Meeting on Monday, December 28, 2020, at 7 p.m. A Work Session will be held at 5:30 p.m. Pueblo City Council meetings are open to the public but are held in compliance with local and s...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

Vinewood Park Gets New Playground in Time for Christmas!

New Playground - Vinewood Park - Completed 12.22.2020

Just in time for Christmas, Vinewood Park neighborhood residents will be receiving a new playground from the City of Pueblo!

The Parks Department Maintenance Team started working on this project back in November and had a goal to be finished in time for Ch...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

City of Pueblo Provides 3 New Electric Charging Stations

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PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo and Black Hills Energy installed three ChargePoint duel-port level II electric vehicle charging stations with assistance from the State of Colorado Charge Ahead Grant. These new stations are in three public parking lo...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Arkansas River Trail Closure Notice

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The City is excited to announce that construction of the 4th Street pedestrian bridge, linking the Arkansas River Trail with the planned Arkansas River Levee Trail, will began on December 9, 2020. Construction activities will close the Arkansas River Trai...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Pueblo Transit Moves to Reduced Route Schedule After Multiple Staff Exposed to COVID-19

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PUEBLO – Pueblo Transit will move to its normal Saturday transit schedule, minus one mall route, until next Monday, December 14, 2020, due to COVID-19 impacting staffing levels.

Over the weekend, a transit operator, while awaiting COVID-19 test r...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Second Free COVID-19 Community Testing Site Opens in Pueblo

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December 4, 2020 Pueblo, CO - In response to the overwhelming increase in the number of people getting tested for COVID-19, Pueblo County in partnership with the State of Colorado is opening a second free community testing site on the north side of Pueblo...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Mayor Gradisar announces $1 million COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Grants on the way to local business

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PUEBLO – Today, Mayor Gradisar announced the initial round of the COVID-19 Small Business Relief and Recovery Grants were sent to 32 Pueblo businesses with more relief on the way.

“With the finish line in sight, hope and help are coming...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Special Pueblo City Council Meeting To Be Held Through Zoom on Tuesday, December 1, 2020

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The Pueblo City Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. The Special Meeting will discuss a resolution on the 5-Star Business Variance. Pueblo City Council meetings are open to the public but are held i...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

City of Pueblo Receives Competitive CityStart Grant Award

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City of Pueblo Receives Competitive CityStart Grant Award to Kickstart Local Municipal Financial Empowerment Efforts During COVID-19

City of Pueblo Chosen by CFE Fund as One of Five Localities to Receive Award; Will Identify Strategies to Financially Empow...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Delivers Thanksgiving Message

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PUEBLO – Today, Mayor Nick Gradisar wished Puebloans a safe and blessed Thanksgiving, thanking them for their sacrifice to fight COVID-19.

 

“A lot has been asked of Pueblo; you have been asked to sacrifice personal comfort, to change your...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Pueblo Municipal Court will be closed to the public due to COVID-19

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Pueblo Municipal Court will be closed to the public due to theCOVID-19 pandemic from November 19, 2020 through December 31, 2020

You may be able to resolve your case on-line or over the phone. Please contact the Court to get more information (719) 562-3810...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

City of Pueblo HR & Civil Service Departments Reduce Hours Open to the Public

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PUEBLO – On Friday, two City of Pueblo departments will reduce their hours they are open to the public due to COVID-19 safety precautions. 

 

Human Resources and Civil Service, located at 301 W. B Street, will be open to the public from Mo...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Extends Civil Emergency Declaration and Emergency Curfew to 5:00 a.m. November 27

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PUEBLO – Today, Mayor Nick Gradisar signed an extension of the Declaration of a Civil Emergency and Emergency Curfew.

The Declaration of a Civil Emergency and the Emergency Curfew extension begins nightly at 10:00 p.m. on Friday, November 13, 202...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Pueblo Launches Online Community Pantry to Provide Hunger Relief

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PUEBLO – Hunger relief is going virtual in Pueblo.

Community pantries have long been a staple in the fight against hunger but this year, because of the pandemic, they are being forced to be creative to service their communities. Enter The Pueblo ...

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Statement on Potential Safer At Home Move

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PUEBLO – On Tuesday, Mayor Nick Gradisar issued the following statement after the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment cautioned the State of Colorado could move Pueblo County to a higher Safer Level by Friday.

“We have ar...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

City of Pueblo Provides Update on Broadway Tavern & Grill Stipulation After It Violated Health Order

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PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo and Broadway Tavern & Grill have agreed to a stipulation after the establishment was found violating public health orders.

Broadway Tavern & Grill admitted that it failed to adhere to health orders on six diffe...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Pueblo City Council Meeting To Be Held Monday, November 9, 2020

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The Pueblo City Council will hold its Regular City Council Meeting on Monday, November 9, 2020, at 7 p.m. A Work Session will be held at 5:30 p.m. 

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

Mayor Gradisar to Host Virtual Community Connections to Provide Update on COVID-19

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar will host a Virtual Community Connections to update the community on COVID-19 and take questions from residents on Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 6 p.m. The three main topics for November’s Community Connec...

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

Mayor Announces Citywide Curfew to Slow Spread of COVID-19 in Pueblo

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Mayor Gradisar announces citywide curfew to slow spread of COVID-19 in Pueblo

 

PUEBLO – On Thursday, Mayor Gradisar announced he would impose a two-week curfew for the City of Pueblo after an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases i...

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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Pueblo Municipal Court Remains Fully Operational After Mayor’s 25% In-Person Workforce Order

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PUEBLO – On Monday, the City of Pueblo went to 25% in-person workforce after instructions by Mayor Nick Gradisar. 

 

Pueblo Municipal Court has announced it remains fully operational with the following restrictions:

 

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

City of Pueblo Department Status After Moving to 25% In-Person Workforce

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On Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Mayor Nick Gradisar instructed department directors to move to 25% in-person workforce status to keep Pueblo open while conducting city business at a high-level through teleworking...

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

City of Pueblo moving to 25% workforce status with teleworking to improve safety during pandemic

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PUEBLO – On Tuesday, Mayor Nick Gradisar took preemptive action to flatten a new COVID-19 curve by instructing his department directors to reduce in-person workforce to 25% but he instructed keep city services open beginning Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Pueblo Transit Going ‘Fare Free’ October 22, 2020

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Due to the rise of COVID-19 infections throughout the community, Pueblo Transit will again be going ‘Fare Free’, effective Thursday, October 22 at 6 a.m. in an effort to reduce public interactions but continue to get Puebloans where th...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Mattress Recycling Events at Two Locations in Pueblo County this October

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Friday, October 9, 2020 – Pueblo, CO - Community clean ups to dispose of mattresses will be held in two Pueblo County locations Saturday, October 24, 2020 in Colorado City and Pueblo. Participants are asked to remain in their vehicles, masks are...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Discount Days for Fall Clean-up at Southside Landfill

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Discounted Days at the Southside Landfill are Monday, October 19 – Saturday, October 31, 2020, Monday – Friday from 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM and Saturday from 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. This event is open to City of Pueblo residents with valid ID showing a city address ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Pueblo Wins National Award

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Pueblo wins national award for its efforts to address algal pollution in waterways, saving taxpayers $20m 

 

PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo was nationally recognized for implementing the first full hydrocyclone/ammonia controlled nu...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

“Red Flag” Conditions for COVID-19 in Pueblo

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Mayor Gradisar warns of “Red Flag” conditions for COVID-19 in Pueblo, will remain at Level 2 on State Dial

 PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar announced on Friday during his weekly address, Pueblo would remain at Safer Level 2 on the State of Colorado’s...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

61 Businesses Announced as COVID-19 Safety All-Stars

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PUEBLO – The COVID-19 Education and Compliance Technician Program announced 61 businesses made the COVID-19 Safety All-Stars. The program also provided new data where it sees the most violations. 

“This program shows the majority of businesses are...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Pueblo’s Food Project awarded $200k Grant

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PUEBLO – Pueblo Food Project was awarded a $200,000 grant to bring fresh, healthy, and local food to every Puebloan’s table by the Colorado Health Foundation.

The grant will help Pueblo Food Project, a community-led coalition, to implem...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Scam Alert - Pueblo City Park Swimming Pool’s Phone Number Spoofed to Impersonate Black Hills Energy

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PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo is urging caution after several Pueblo residents received a scam / spoofed call from a City of Pueblo phone number impersonating Black Hills Energy, asking to pay a fake energy bill.

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Recognizes Lives Lost

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PUEBLO – During his weekly address, Mayor Nick Gradisar addressed Pueblo’s 6-month fight against COVID-19 remembering the 36 Puebloans lost to the pandemic and recognizing the sacrifices made by all Puebloans. This week Pueblo passed 1...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Mayor Honors 9/11 Victims
and First Responders

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Mayor Gradisar honors September 11 Victims and First Responders

PUEBLO – In his weekly address, Mayor Nick Gradisar honored and remembered the victims and first responders who lost their lives on September 11, 2020.

“On this solemn date,...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Pueblo Transit will Reinstate Fares

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PUEBLO – Beginning Tuesday, September 1, 2020, City of Pueblo Transit bus fares, which were reduced to help Puebloans during the COVID-19 shutdown and social distancing restrictions, will be reinstated.

Bus fares will continue to be free for K-12...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

10 Pueblo Business Safety All-Stars

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Mayor Announces 10 Pueblo Business Safety All-Stars Going Above and Beyond on COVID-19 Precautions

PUEBLO – The COVID-19 Education and Compliance Technician team has released their first list of Safety All-Stars comprised of 10 businesses to that...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Mayor Launches COVID-19 Education and Compliance Technician's

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar launched the City of Pueblo’s new team of COVID-19 Education and Compliance Technicians this week. Starting Thursday, the team will perform site visits and educate Pueblo businesses to stay COVID-19 complia...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Direct Install Program

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Homeowners & RentersTake advantage of Free Swamp Coolers & RefrigeratorsNo Cost Swamp Cooler or Energy-Efficient Refrigerator Includes Installation... Click Here for More Info

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Statement on Columbus Statue Mediation

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar expressed his disappointment the two parties involved in mediation over the future of the Christopher Columbus Statue could not reach an agreement.

On Saturday morning, the two parties advised the Mayor that they coul...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team Consumer Survey

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Pueblo BERT has deployed their Consumer Survey and needs your help. They are gathering data to assess current economic conditions in Southern Colorado to gain insight into to the impacts of COVID-19, how they can better advocate on your behalf, and keep o...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

We are Hiring COVID-19 Communications and Public Relations Director

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Join the City of Pueblo and use your talents to help unify our community in our effort to keep citizens safe! We are hiring a COVID-19 Communications and Public Relations Director to take the reins of our communications efforts through the end of the year...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Governor Mask Mandate Powerpoint

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State mask order  update for elected officials. Click Here for More Info

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

BERT Survey

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PEDCO and the Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team (“BERT”) believe that Pueblo has the
opportunity to band together and set a plan in motion, which will allow Pueblo to recover from theCOVID-19 crisis stronger and more resilient ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Governor Polis Provides Update on State Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

DENVER - Governor Jared Polis was joined by Dr. Jonathan Samet, Dean of the Colorado School of Public Health to provide an update on the state’s response to COVID-19 and unveiled an interactive Colorado COVID model from the Colorado Sch...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Pueblo County Variance Approvals - Table for Public

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Attached is a table comparing the approved variances for Pueblo County. The approved variance topics are all hyperlinked to the corresponding variance guidelines on the pueblohealth.org website.

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team Consumer Survey

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Pueblo residents! We want to hear your thoughts on shopping during the COVID-19 pandemic. Are you staying at home and ordering only from Amazon, only shopping where masks are required and sanitization protocols are in place, or going anywhere and everywhe...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Mayor Gradisar’s Community Connections this Friday at the HARP

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Mayor Nick Gradisar will hold his monthly ‘Community Connections’ this Friday, July 10. And for the first time in several months, the public will be able to attend in person. This month’s ‘Community Connections&...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

2020 U.S. Census Update

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As we celebrate the Fourth of July this weekend, it’s important to remember how Independence Day shaped the future of our country. The #2020Census is your chance to shape your community’s future once again. You can respond online using...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing

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Colorado State Fair Grounds (Enter Gate 4)Monday - Wednesday9 am- 3 pmStarting July 6th

  • Vehicle - only people being tested in the car, must have functioning windows
  • No motorcycles
  • Photo ID

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Pueblo Youth Food Council

The Pueblo Food Project

is excited to announce the formation of the Pueblo Youth Food Council! This council is open to Pueblo County residents ages 15-20 who want to shape the food system in their community. The group will partner with the existin...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

‘Wally’ Stealey Honored with Memorial Garden

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The first thing you will see when you enter the ‘Garden of Memories’ at C Street and Union Avenue is a statue of a young cowboy, head thrown back, riding his bucking bronco.

The statue is of Wallace ‘Wally” Stealey, ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

City Park Gates Restoration Complete

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In 2014, two Aberdeen neighbors, Barbara Hegarty and Corinne Koehler, started talking about how to restore the entrance to City Park. After discussing the project with the Parks Department staff and the late George Williams to explore the history of the G...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Pueblo City Council Monday Meeting to be Held Through Video Conferencing

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Puebloans should be aware that the session will be held in compliance with the governor’s health order for social distancing. The council meeting will be conducted through the Zoom video conferencing platform, allowing remote access.

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Colorado Smelter Revitalization Plan

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Join us to improve our neighborhoods of Bessemer,
Eilers Heights in Bojon Town, and the Grove byreading a neighborhood revitalization plan and
letting us know your thoughts.

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

City of Pueblo: Restaurant Re-opening Plan

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“Join the Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team and the City of Pueblo for a panel discussion on the restaurant re-opening plan Wednesday, June 10th at 10:30am. Hear more about the expanded restaurant temporary permits and submit questions for ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

MEDIA ALERT - Black Hills Energy Warns Customers of Scam Attempts

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Pueblo, Colo. – June 5, 2020--Black Hills Energy has received reports from customers of attempted scam calls where the customer is told their bill is delinquent and service will be disconnected in 30 minutes unless they pay the caller. We urge c...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

PUEBLO PARKS AND RECREATION “SAFE RECOVERY” PLAN” TO REOPEN PARK FACILITIES PHASE 2

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The following park and recreation facilities, amenities, and programs will begin to REOPEN to the public Friday, June 5th under special health and safety conditions which include masks and 6-foot “social distancing” requirements. These...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

Wild Rabbit in Pueblo County Tests Positive for Tularemia

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Pueblo, CO, June 3, 2020 – Public Health Officials have confirmed a wild rabbit has tested positive for tularemia in Pueblo County. This positive wild rabbit is one of many historically in Pueblo County especially in the area of Pueblo West, nor...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Mayor Reopens Request for Applications for City COVID-19 Emergency Fund

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Mayor Nick Gradisar announced this afternoon that he is reopening the request for applications process for emergency loans and grants from the City of Pueblo for small businesses. The second round of the COVID-19 Emergency Business Loan and Grant Fund beg...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

State Seeks Input on Draft Restaurant Guidelines

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The public is invited to provide feedback on guidelines that the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has drafted to guide restaurants when it is safe to re-open for dine-in service. No date has been set yet as to when restaurants will ful...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

COVID-19 Restaurants

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THESE GUIDELINES ARE DRAFT, AND FOR THE PURPOSES OF STAKEHOLDER INPUT ONLY.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Colorado Blueprint to End Hunger

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The Colorado Blueprint to End Hunger is a multi-year plan to end hunger for all Coloradans. It was developed...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

First Distributions Made from COVID-19 Emergency Loan and Grant Fund

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The first distributions from the City of Pueblo COVID-19 Emergency Loan and Grant Fund have now been awarded.

Mayor Nick Gradisar says as of Wednesday, May 6, the first round of applications for the fund were approved and almost $1.2 million dollars in loa...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Bert Survey Part 3

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The Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team has deployed their second survey and are asking for Pueblo businesses to respond by May 10th. The purpose of this survey is to help Pueblo BERT advocate on your behalf and keep our region economically sustainable...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

City of Pueblo (Colo.) Receives $300K to Assess and Revitalize Downtown Properties

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Funds to support environmental assessment and redevelopment opportunities at several locations, including downtown and riverfront properties

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that the City of Pueblo, Colo., will receive $300,0...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

I Count, We All Count in the 2020 Census

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Our responses to the census shape how more than $675 billion dollars in public funding is distributed to our communities for health care, education and more. Complete the 2020 Census online, by phone or by email. All personal information is kept confident...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team Asks for Businesses Input

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Pueblo, CO - The Pueblo Business Economic Recovery Team has deployed their second survey and are asking for Pueblo businesses to respond by Friday. The purpose of the survey is to gain direct insight into the impacts of COVID-19 on local businesses of all...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

FEMA-Sponsored Testing Site to be Available in Pueblo County

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El Paso County, CO – The FEMA-sponsored COVID-19 testing site in El Paso County is expanding to Pueblo County. With additional testing resources becoming available in El Paso County, the FEMA testing site will greatly expand local testing capabi...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Pueblo City Fire Department Adapting to COVID-19 Response Changes

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Starting today, the Pueblo Fire Department has adopted a new medical guideline that was written to adapt to the circumstances regarding the current and ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic.

The procedure is aligned with what other emergency services agencies al...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Social Distancing

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Going stir crazy during social distancing? Feeling anxious or stressed? Below are a few self-care tips and ideas for you and your family.

  1. Be healthy. Practice good sleep hygiene, hydrate throughout day, eat healthy and keep snacking to a ...
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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Pueblo City Council Will Comply with Social Distancing During Meetings

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The Pueblo City Council will have a brief but important meeting Monday evening, March 23rd at 7:00 p.m. Mayor Nick Gradisar is strongly encouraging anyone interested in the meeting to stay home and watch it on the city’s Facebook page, at www.pu...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Pueblo Food Project Releases Food and Grocery Guide for Pueblo County

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The Pueblo Food Project has developed a food and groceries resource guide for the citizens of Pueblo County as our community faces coronavirus COVID-19.This guide includes regularly updated information on grocery store hours, free meals for students, wher...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Restricted Public Access and Adjusted Arraignment Schedule

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Yesterday, March 19, 2020, the Governor issued an order limiting public gatherings to no more than 10 people. The Court is unable to meet this restriction with the current limited public access policy. Therefore, in its continued effort to prevent the spr...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Pharmacy Store Information

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Here is a list of Pharmacies and Information for their hours, delivery Info, curb side availability, Special Info, etc. 

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Important Public Notice From the Pueblo Wastewater Treatment Plant

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DO NOT Flush Disinfecting Wipes, “Flushable” Wipes, Napkins or Paper Towels down Toilet – Throw Them Away instead 

Wastewater Treatment Plants Will be Overwhelmed, Consumers Will Face In-home Plumbing Backups and Bloc...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

“Drop Box” for City of Pueblo Finance Business placed at City Hall

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The City of Pueblo has placed a “Drop Box” at City Hall so that customers can simply drop off communication, tax payments or any other city related documents to ensure social distancing is followed as recommended by the CDC. The Drop B...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Large Item & Tire Drop-Off

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The Mayor Gradisar has suspended sales for the Large Item Vouchers due to the corona virus until further notice.

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID 19- Pueblo Municipal Court

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Today Pueblo County reported its first confirmed case of Corona Virus. All resources indicate the best way to mitigate the spread of the virus is to limit large gatherings in public places. Therefore, in the interest of public health and safety, Municipal...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Pueblo Officials Working Together in Response to COVID-19

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PUEBLO – Elected and Government Officials in the City and County of Pueblo are working together to educate and reassure the public during an uncertain time regarding the Corona virus also known as COVID-19. Government officials are asking the pu...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

A COVID-19 Update Message From Mayor Gradisar

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March 13,2020 

We are facing an unprecedented challenge to our public health. Although there are no reported cases of
Corona Virus in Pueblo it is not realistic to believe that it has not invaded our community. The spread ofthe virus around the...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Message from the Mayor – COVID-19

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Citizens of Pueblo,

I would like to assure the citizens of Pueblo that as Mayor, I am working collaboratively with the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment (PDPHE) to monitor the situation involving the Coronavirus/COVID-19 impact on our comm...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

City of Pueblo Warns Public to be Aware of ‘Spoof’ Phone Calls

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The City of Pueblo Information Technology Department has received information that some residents have been receiving ‘spoof’ calls identifying as coming from City offices. If the recipient answers the phone, thinking they are getting ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

CITY IS WARNING BUSINESSES OF PURCHASE ORDER SCAM REGARDING LOCAL GOVERNMENT PURCHASE ORDERS

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Scammers are utilizing look-a-like email addresses to make it appear that pricing is being requested from local governments and even federal government agencies. The scammers then issue a fraudulent purchase order that appears to come from a government ag...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Bogus Job Postings

Recently, false job postings have been published on various job sites that are not actual vacancies in our organization. The job postings listed on the City's website are the only available openings for the City. 

This has been causing a lot of co...

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