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Posted on: September 22, 2021

County Proclamation Safeguards Citizen's Rights

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On Wednesday, July 1, the Board of County Commissioners signed the attached proclamation in honor of our nation's celebration of Independence Day and committed the County to the most important role of government - the preservation of individual r...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

2021 Elbert County Fair Highlights

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2021 Elbert County Fair Highlights

Record-Breaking Junior Livestock Sale and Impressive Attendance

 

The 2021 Elbert County Fair made some significant schedule changes to highlight livestock shows during the week and to bring some new events for the...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Mark Your Calendar for Election-Related Events

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Mark Your Calendar for Election-Related Events

 

The Election cycle for the November 2021 election is in full swing. The Elections staff is completing checklists for the Secretary of State’s office, ordering election material and, in gene...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Meet Darcy Bolding, the new director of Human Services

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Building trust and offering support to all citizens of Elbert County

Meet Darcy Bolding, the new director of Human Services

 

Darcy Bolding has spent her entire career in Human Services, and as a military wife, has experience from departments all ov...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Mobile COVID Vaccination Clinic Coming to Kiowa

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The state's mobile vaccination bus will be at the Elbert County Fairgrounds, 95 Ute Avenue in Kiowa, on Tuesday, September 14 from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. to offer free vaccinations for interested individuals. Appointments will be available every 15 min...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Local Businesses Grants Available

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Local Businesses Grants Available

The deadline to apply is Sept. 30

New grant funding is available to local businesses or organizations located in Elbert County that have been adversely affected by COVID-19. The purpose of the grant is to assist with payrol...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Stage II Fire Restrictions in Effect

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Effective August 20, 2021, Elbert County is under Stage II Fire Restrictions. View the Executive Order that outlines activities that are, and are not, allowed under Stage II Fire Restrictions. 

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Elbert County Ranks in Top One Percent of Healthiest Communities in U.S.

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Study Released by U.S. News & World Report and Aetna Foundation

Elbert County ranks 24th among the top 500 of the nation’s “Healthiest Communities,” according to an analysis of health and wellness in 3,000 communities acro...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Elbert County Maps Go Digital

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Elbert County recently launched an online map platform making it easier than ever to view map data online. The mapping tool visualizes commonly requested data and users have the ability to search for addresses and parcels in the search bar. Additional too...

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

County Office Strives to Support a Thriving Community

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In life, we talk about doors opening and closing to illustrate opportunities found and lost.  In business, we like to keep the doors open as opposed to closed. An open door can translate into customers, profits, and growth.  

To assist in...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Vaccination Resources for Elbert County Residents

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Updated: July 12, 2021

Who is eligible for the vaccine?

Healthcare providers in Colorado who are administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine can now vaccinate any Coloradan age 12 and up who wants the vaccine. Minors under the age of 18 who wish to receive a ...

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