May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
Public Health News

April 27, 2022, Pueblo, CO - The Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment (PDPHE) announced Geared-Up Auto was selected as the 2022 Public Health Champion for displaying significant contributions to Pueblo’s public health.   “Congratulations on a well-deserved award to Rick and Andrea Higgins owners of Geared-Up Auto. Pueblo’s public health community acknowledges Mr. and Mrs. Higgins as role models in the Pueblo community,” stated Randy Evetts, public health director at the Pueblo…

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
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Wednesday, April 6, 2022, Pueblo, CO – Public health officials announced a community collection for household hazardous waste will be held Saturday, April 23 from 8:00 a.m. until noon at Mineral Palace Park, 1600 N. Santa Fe Avenue, Pueblo, CO. The health department hosts this event when funds are available for community members to properly dispose of their household hazardous waste. “This is the one chance this year to safely dispose of household hazardous products in Pueblo. Round up…

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
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Thursday, March, 31, Pueblo, CO – Health Officials at the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment encouraged residents to stay healthy while caring for backyard chicks and duckling flocks. “Live poultry, such as chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys, can carry harmful germs including Salmonella and Campylobacter,” explained Vicki Carlton, program manager at the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment. Carlton added, “These germs generally do not make the birds sick, but…

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
Public Health News

March 17, 2022 Pueblo, CO – Local Public health officials shared the state-run COVID-19 community vaccination site near the Pueblo Mall will close March 31 as the State of Colorado is transitioning vaccine sites across Colorado to traditional healthcare settings. The community COVID-19 vaccination site near the Pueblo Mall began to be state-run in June 2021. This site supplied the largest number of vaccines, including boosters in Pueblo County. “I am grateful for this community vaccination…

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
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Monday, March 7, 2022 Pueblo, CO – Due to improving COVID-19 conditions in Pueblo County including declining case numbers, hospitalizations, and deaths, the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment’s (PDPHE) 1st Revised Public Health Order enacted on January 26, 2022 has been rescinded by the Public Health Director in its entirety effective Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at 12:01 AM. Students and staff members should stay home when sick and get tested before returning. The availability of…

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
Board of County Commissioners Home News

The Pueblo County briefing for 2022 is now available. Read it  HERE!

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
Public Health News

February 25, 2022 Pueblo, CO – The Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment (PDPHE) announced its clinic that provides services for international travelers will reopen March 3, 2022 in alignment with updated federal travel guidance. The clinic provides health risk related education, immunizations, and prescriptions to prepare individuals for travel outside of the United States. The clinic paused services to follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) safety guidelines…

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
Public Health News

February 22, 2022 Pueblo, CO – Due to schedule conflicts, the Pueblo County Board of Health has moved its regularly scheduled monthly meeting to Friday, February 25 at 9:00 a.m. The meeting will be held virtually. Request to participate in public comments or for the link to may be sent to [email protected] ###

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am

Due to inclement weather conditions, adverse driving conditions, and for the safety of the public and our staff,  Pueblo County Government will be on a remote workday on Thursday February 3rd. Board of County Commissioner meetings are cancelled.   Clerk and Recorder Office is closed.

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May 22nd 2022 at 11:11 am
Public Health News

Thursday, January 27, 2022 Pueblo, CO – The Pueblo County Board of Health approved a revised Public Health Order Wednesday mandating masks be worn in all PreK-12 school buildings and childcare center facilities. However, the order also allows schools to manage designated mitigation if they formally vote as a Board of Education to do so. The revised order went into effect on January 27, 2022. Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment issued a Public Health Order effective August 30,…

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