September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
Public Health Department News

The Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment (PDPHE) is hosting a Monkeypox vaccine clinic Friday, September 23, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. through 4:00 p.m. in the health department parking lot at 101 W. 9th Street, Pueblo, CO 81003. The vaccination clinic will provide up to 60 vaccinations due to the limited supply of vaccine in Colorado. Appointments are preferred, and drive-ups will be accepted.   Colorado recently expanded the eligibility criteria for monkeypox vaccination to include…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
Board of County Commissioners Office News

Pueblo Memorial Airport (KPUB). The event is September 24th, 2022 with free shuttle to the 28th annual Pueblo Chile and Frijoles Festival. Arrive by 9:45 AM. The shuttle will run at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM with a final return at 5:00 PM. Call (719) 553-2760 for more information.

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
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Pueblo, CO –   The Pueblo Mall vaccine site will begin providing updated Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines to target omicron subvariants. The announcement follows the approval by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for both the updated Pfizer and the Moderna vaccines. Anyone aged 12 years and older who has completed a primary series of COVID-19 vaccines should receive an omicron dose. A primary series usually means two doses of Pfizer, Moderna, or Novavax, or one dose of…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
Public Health Department News

Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment (PDPHE) enhanced and updated its COVID-19 data website to provide a comprehensive summary of the virus in Pueblo County. Effective Friday, August 12, 2022, the website will be updated weekly by Friday at 5:00 p.m. PDPHE added COVID-19 case data to its website when the first cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Pueblo County during the Spring of 2020. Over the past two years, data for hospitalizations, wastewater and vaccinations have been added…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
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August 16, 2022 Pueblo, CO – Public Health Officials announced Pueblo County’s second human tularemia case in 2022.  “Human tularemia cases are rare; however, this is the first time since 2000 Pueblo has experienced two cases in the same year,” said Alicia Solis, program manager at the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment. Solis added, “Pueblo residents, especially those in Pueblo West, are urged to take extra precautions to protect themselves from tularemia causing bacteria…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
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August 11, 2022, Pueblo, CO – A Kindness A Day (AKAD), a local organization built in Pueblo to help promote kindness through acts of kindness, quotes, and songs, is looking for youth ambassadors for kindness clubs in each Pueblo middle and high school. “We are trying to move away from the ‘No Bully’ Initiative and into a ‘Be Kind’ Initiative. Now, ‘No Bully’ is still a great program. However, you can tell everyone to not bully others and the good kids will listen, but then, the bullies will…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
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Pueblo, CO, August 2, 2022 –The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has confirmed a positive monkeypox case in Pueblo County. CDPHE started and is completing the case investigation and contact tracing associated with this case. Human monkeypox virus (hMPXV) is an Orthopoxvirus genus that also includes smallpox and cowpox viruses. The virus has been spreading in the U.S. and globally. To date, there have been 5,189 cases identified in the U.S., in 48 states and the…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
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Pueblo, CO – Pueblo’s World Breastfeeding Week Celebration, an event to celebrate all pregnant and breastfeeding mothers on their nursing journey, will be held Saturday, August 6, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. until noon, in the Pueblo Mall near the entrance to Dillard’s and JoAnn’s. This event is hosted by the Women, Infant and Children (WIC) program of the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment. The in-person celebration returns with community partners and giveaways. This year’s theme…

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September 28th 2022 at 9:47 am
Board of County Commissioners Office News

Pueblo, CO, June 29, 2022  -  The Pueblo County Road Naming Committee is hosting two public meetings to receive suggestions for the new county road which will connect Pueblo Boulevard to Joe Martinez Boulevard and South Purcell Boulevard in Pueblo West. Date/Location:          July 12, 2022 - Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center-Jackson Conference Room                                     July 19, 2022 - Pueblo West Library Time:                           6:00pm This…

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