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Governor, City Council Members Discuss Local/Regional Economic Growth

Governor, City Council Members Discuss Local/Regional Economic Growth

Governor Hickenlooper took a working lunch break at the Lamar SOS Center this past Tuesday, September 21, during a swing through portions of southeast Colorado. The governor highlighted the efforts made by residents and staff at the Fort Lyon Residential Supportive Center in Las Animas on their one year anniversary.  He also reviewed water issues […]

There’s a New BIG DOG in Town!

There’s a New BIG DOG in Town!

  Southeast Colorado has an abundance of unwanted and homeless dogs. We have seen them running alongside the highway, eating from dumpsters, loitering around schools, and wandering streets and neighborhoods. Some of these become homeless due to their changed family situation, some show up at homes with other dogs, seeking a home and family where […]

August Drought Update from Pueblo National Weather Service

August Drought Update from Pueblo National Weather Service

  The summer monsoon helped alleviate some drought conditions across southeast Colorado, but more precipitation will be needed to offset the deficits of the past two years of drought.  The current U.S. Drought Monitor shows improvement, especially in the Pike’s Peak region, eastern mountains and adjacent plains.  Some areas saw summer precipitation totals at 150 […]

Rocky Mountain SER Providing Workforce Services for Arkansas Valley

Rocky Mountain SER Providing Workforce Services for Arkansas Valley

   (Lamar) Rocky Mountain SER Workforce Division continues providing Workforce Services in the Arkansas Valley.  The local Community Base Organization continues to provide Workforce Investment Act services in the Valley under the 167 National Farmworker Jobs Program to Agriculture Workers seeking employment and training services.  Rocky Mountain SER is a One Stop Workforce partner and […]

CDOT - Colorado Department of Transportation

CDOT Summer Road Work Schedule

May 11, 2012 – Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 – PUEBLO – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is beginning or completing work on 30 projects totaling $194.4 million throughout southeastern Colorado this construction season. “We’ll have a variety of projects underway this summer, with a lot of bridge replacements taking place along with some large […]