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Posted on: September 27, 2022

City of Pueblo Hires New Director of Finance

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo hired a new Director of Finance Alexandria Romero with appointment by Mayor Nick Gradisar and confirmation by Pueblo City Council on Monday, Sept. 26. Romero begins her position with the City of Pueblo Monday, Oct. 3 an...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Pueblo Food Project Receives Multiple Grant Awards for Over $450,000

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PUEBLO—Pueblo Food Project (PFP) recently received over $450,000 in state grant funding for community food pantry assistance, advancing equity and continuing programming. PFP is awaiting notice of award for additional dollars in the coming weeks...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

City of Pueblo Sales Tax Updates to Business During Pueblo Chile & Frijoles Festival Set Up

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo is excited to welcome the 28th Annual Chile & Frijoles Festival to downtown Pueblo which surrounds City Hall and takes place Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25.

Set up for the festival began Wednesday, Sept. 2...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

City of Pueblo and Pueblo Water Partner for Street Closure for Road and Water Updates

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo continues to repair and maintain streets across the city as part of a $10 million road project and is partnering with Pueblo Water as they update a water main at the Northern Avenue and Hollywood Drive intersection. A r...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

City of Pueblo Receives Charge Ahead Colorado Grant from Colorado Energy Office

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo received notification of award for the Charge Ahead Colorado Program from the Colorado Energy Office (CEO) for five Level 2 dual port electric vehicle charging stations and one dual protocol direct current fast charging...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Pueblo Transit Boasts Record Ridership Numbers with Zero Fare for Better Air Initiative

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo participated in a one-month grant funded program called Zero Fare for Better Air which aimed to reduce CO2 emissions across the state of Colorado and increase ridership for public transportation. Pueblo Transit boasted ...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

City Council Approves ARPA Lost Revenue Funding for City Fiber Line Replacement

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PUEBLO—On Monday, August 22 Pueblo City Council approved $250,000 in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding from the City’s lost revenue fund for governmental services. This project specifically addresses the need for relocation and r...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

City of Pueblo Secures over $2 Million for Four Multimodal Transportation and Mitigation Options Fu

PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo recently received notification of four Multimodal Transportation and Mitigation Options Fund (MMOF) grants for projects put forth by the Pueblo Area Council of Governments, Metropolitan Planning Organization (PACOG) for...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

City of Pueblo Receives over $16.8 Million for West Side Connector Project

PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo received notice of funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant program with support from Colorado Governor Jared P...

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

City of Pueblo Welcomes Bloomberg Harvard City Hall Fellow

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PUEBLO— Mayor of Pueblo Nick Gradisar is pleased to announce that the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative, the flagship program of the Bloomberg Center for Cities has selected Pueblo as one of only seven U.S. cities to participate in it...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Pueblo Wastewater Recognized for Platinum Peak Performance Award

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PUEBLO—City of Pueblo Wastewater Department and the James R. Dilorio Water Reclamation Facility was recognized by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) with the Platinum Peak Performance Award for 8 years of 100 percent compli...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Pueblo Fire Department Selected for Fire Mitigation Project with Colorado Strategic Wildfire Action

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo Fire Department was selected for the Colorado Strategic Wildfire Action Program (COSWAP) Workforce Development funding for a fire mitigation project. COSWAP awarded Pueblo Fire Department a six-week project focused on t...

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Posted on: July 12, 2022

Pueblo Parks and Recreation Receive $25,000 Grant for Pool and Swimming Support

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PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo Parks and Recreation received the Pools Special Initiative 2022 grant award from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) and the Office of Economic Development and International Trade’s Outdoor Recreat...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Pueblo Transit Received over $500,000 in Grants for New Commuter Plan

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PUEBLO—Pueblo Transit was recently awarded two separate grants which improve transportation plans for the Pueblo commuter population. The awards from the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Local Multimodal Transportation and Mitigation Op...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Impact of ARPA Funds for First Tranche Updated to City Council and Pueblo Community

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PUEBLO—On Tuesday, June 21 City of Pueblo staff updated Pueblo City Council about the first tranche allocations from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). First round dollars received totaled $18,203,500.50 and all funds must be obligated by Dec....

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

City of Pueblo Joins Project to Boost High-Quality Jobs

PUEBLO—The City of Pueblo has been selected to participate in Results for America's Good Jobs & Equity Project, a new effort supported by the Families and Workers Fund, to help state, local and tribal governments use federal recovery...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

City Council Continues ARPA Allocations

PUEBLO—Pueblo City Council continued with additional American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) allocations with the approval of funding for four different organizations. The amount approved by Pueblo City Council totaled $241,126.

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

2023 Community Development Block Grant Applications Welcomed

PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo announced the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) request for proposals as of May 1. The CDBG program is one of the tools the City of Pueblo uses to revitalize and stimulate growth in predominantly low-to-moderat...

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Posted on: February 23, 2022

Public Works Department Conducting Street Condition Assessment

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PUEBLO – The City of Pueblo Public Works Department has been conducting a street condition assessment collecting data on all City streets throughout Pueblo that will continue through early March. This data will be used to help manage over 500 mi...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

City of Pueblo Recognized for Innovation in Utilizing Technology by Center for Digital Government

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PUEBLO – The Center for Digital Government has named Pueblo, Colorado as a winner of the 2021 Digital Cities Survey, which recognizes “cities utilizing technology to tackle social challenges, enhance services, strengthen cybersecurity ...

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Posted on: October 27, 2021

New & Improved Mobile App

Pueblo CO

Report concerns, pay bills, and more! Sign up for activities, job postings, etc. Be in the Know

  • Get emergency alerts
  • Read news updates
  • Review public meeting agenda
  • Check our calendar of events

...and so much more!

Get you app here!

* App name: PUEBO CO

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Emergency Notification Provider Selected

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Telephone-based mass notifications systems are used by thousands of public safety agencies

across the US to warn citizens about local emergencies, hazards, and other threats. The City of

Pueblo announces they have selected Hyper-Reach to help bring this sam...

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