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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Mayor’s Day at Colorado State Fair set for Saturday, Sept 4, 2021

Mayors Day

PUEBLO – Mayor’s Day, an event first implemented by Mayor Nick Gradisar in 2019, is back at the Colorado State Fair this year. On Saturday, September 4, 2021, Mayors and their families from across the state are invited to get together ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

EPA Names Gradisar to Local Government Advisory Committee

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Local Government Advisory Committee (LGAC), including Mayor Nicholas Gradisar. The 39-member LGAC will include 20 women, 16 people of color, and representation from 30 different states, Tribal nations, and U.S. territories, representing a diverse cross-se...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Acting Chief of Police Announced

Chris Noeller

PUEBLO – Mayor Gradisar announced today the appointment of Steven “Chris” Noeller as the Acting Chief of Police for the City of Pueblo upon the retirement of Police Chief Davenport on April 30, 2021.  Mr. Noeller has...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Mayor launches poster contest to kick off 2021 Pueblo Classic Bike Race

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PUEBLO – Today, to kick off the Inaugural 2021 Pueblo Classic Bike Race to be held in April, Mayor Nick Gradisar launched the 2021 Pueblo Bike Race Poster Contest.

“To launch the Inaugural Pueblo Classic Bike Race, I want one of our man...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Calls for 3 minutes of Remembrance for Puebloans Lost to COVID-19

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar will call for Pueblo’s churches to ring their bells for 3 minutes Thursday, December 31 at 12 p.m. to honor and remember the Puebloans lost to COVID-19.

The Mayor is asking all Puebloans to go outside to ring bells or take a mo...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

Mayor Receives Valuable Input From 1st Meeting of Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar held the first ever Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council to address issues facing Pueblo’s young leaders on Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

 

The Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council is an initia...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Announces Keating Junior High School Now on the National Register of Historic Places

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PUEBLO – Today, Mayor Nick Gradisar received notice the U.S. Department of the Interior has placed Central Junior High / Keating Junior High School, on 215 East Orman on the National Register of Historic Places. In addition, Keating Junior High ...

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Expresses His Condolences After Tragic Loss of Two Impactful Puebloans Due to COVID

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar expressed his condolences on the deaths of two well-known and impact Puebloans -- Dr. Atul Vahil and Rita Martinez, a Chicana activist:

Yesterday, we lost Dr. Atul Vahil and Rita Martinez, two citizens who made their ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Urges Pueblo’s Restaurants and Bars to Take Advantage of New State Sales Tax Relief

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PUEBLO – Today, Mayor Nick Gradisar has called on local restaurants, bars and food trucks to take full advantage of a new sales tax relief program after Governor Jared Polis signed into law HB 20B-1004: Qualified Retailer Retain Sales Tax For As...

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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 ...

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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 publ...

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Honors Veterans

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar issued the following statement in celebration of Veterans Day:

On this eleventh hour, on the eleventh day, on the eleventh month -- we come together as one city to honor the men and woman who proudly served in our arm...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Calls on Puebloans to Limit Social Gatherings Immediately

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Mayor Gradisar Calls on Puebloans to Limit Social Gatherings Immediately

 

PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar urged Puebloans to limit social interactions and social gatherings as November's case counts could outpace October's...

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

Mayor Gradisar to Celebrate Expansion of SRDA Building with Trane

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PUEBLO – On Friday October 30, 2020 at 9 a.m. a crane will hoist a made-in-Pueblo Trane Chiller atop a mechanical building expansion for the Senior Resource Development Agency (SRDA). The building expansion will enable the continuation of the Me...

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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Mayor Extends 25% In-person Workforce Order to Maintain COVID-19 Safety for Citizens and Staff

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Mayor Gradisar Extends 25% In-person Workforce Order to Maintain COVID-19 Safety for Citizens and Staff

 

PUEBLO – On Wednesday Morning, Mayor Gradisar extended the order for the City of Pueblo to operate at 25% in-person workforce status...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Mayor Gradisar Urges Puebloans to Make “Today” Be Your Election Day by Turning In Your Ballot

News Flash

PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar called on Puebloans to make “today” their election day after he voted and returned his ballot this morning.

“Today was election day for me. It was election day for me because I turned in my ballot. Every registered voter in the...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

MAYOR ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF FREE FINANCIAL NAVIGATOR SERVICE

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In partnership with national nonprofit organization the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund), Mayor Nick Gradisar announced today the launch of a free Financial Navigators program to help residents navigate critical financial...

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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 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 5, 2020

Mayor Honors Italian-American Heritage

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PUEBLO – In March, The State of Colorado designated the first Monday in October, Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini Day. The Federal Government still recognizes the second Monday as Columbus Day and a Federal Holiday.  

Mayor Nick Gradisar is...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

“Yes! Pueblo is Open for Patio Dining”

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PUEBLO – Mayor Nick Gradisar launched the “Yes! Pueblo is Open for Patio Dining” initiative to help Pueblo restaurants and bars to take advantage of Pueblo’s warm weather to maximize revenue and allow for safer dini...

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