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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Pool Feasibility Study

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A Feasibility Study to determine whether or not to replace the R.C. Icabone Swimming Pool is underway through a partnership between the Cañon City Area Recreation and Park District and the City of Cañon City.

The study is being conducted by the architecture firm Ohlson Lavoie, in partnership with aquatics specialist Counsilman-Hunsaker and recreation consultant Ballard*King. These firms provide expert analysis, public engagement, and design recommendations to ...
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Pool Information City Notices & Updates
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Water Service Line Surveys

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The City is taking inventory of water service lines to determine which houses or businesses still have lead or galvanized pipes and we need your help!

In the coming weeks, postcards will be mailed to houses and businesses that were built before 1970. Once you receive your postcard you can complete the survey in one of three ways: 1) fill out the postcard and mail it back 2) scan the specialized QR code ...

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City Notices & Updates
Posted on: February 13, 2024

New and Renewal Business Licenses

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The City has a new online portal for new and renewal business licenses.

When accessing the online system this year (2024) all licenses are considered new. Select "Apply for License" on the portal. https://civicgov4.com/co_canoncity/portal/Businesses have until March 31, 2024, to renew their license. After M...

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Business Licensing Webpage City Notices & Updates
Posted on: February 5, 2024

US Hwy 50 Pedestrian Improvement Project Update

construction notice

Beginning this week, work on the US Hwy 50 Pedestrian Improvement Project will necessarily be between 9th and 15th Streets along Royal Gorge Boulevard.

Most of the work will be concentrated in the center of the roadway where the medians are to be constructed. This work will include the removal of asphalt, installation of conduits, and other preparatory work. The City appreciates your patience during this...

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City Notices & Updates
Posted on: January 17, 2024

Colorado Department of Revenue Liquor Training

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Please join the City of Cañon City on March 28, 2024, for Server Training.

Training will be held at City Hall, 128 Main Street, downstairs. Taylor Isham with the State Liquor Enforcement Division will conduct this training. 

One Session Available:  10:00 a.m.– 11:30 a.m. 

Please email the City ...

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City Notices & Updates
Posted on: January 17, 2024

2024 Regional Stormwater Seminar

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The 2024 Regional Stormwater Seminar will be held on March 26, 2024 from 8 am to 1 pm at the Occhiato Ballroom at the CSU-Pueblo campus.

Topics covered this year will be an update on the revised State Construction permit, information on the state dewatering permit, and local stormwater construction permitting requirements and working in waterways. Interested parties can contact David Herma...

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Registration Form City Notices & Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2023

Shopping Cart Ordinance

Ordinance 9, Series 2023 regarding shopping carts will be effective as of January 1, 2024.

Shopping Cart Ordinance

During the October 16, 2023 City Council meeting, the council passed Ordinance 9, Series of 2023 concerning theft and disposition of shopping carts. This was done in order to address the increasing problem with shopping cart theft a...

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Ordinance 9, Series 2023 City Notices & Updates
Posted on: December 11, 2023

US Hwy 50 Pedestrian Improvement Project

Beginning Tuesday, December 12, 2023, work on the US Hwy 50 Pedestrian Improvement Project will begin between 1st and 5th Streets along US Hwy 50.

Traffic will be reduced to a single lane of travel in each direction in this area. Work will begin in the existing center turn lane. Access to US Hwy 50 at the cross streets (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th) will be restricted to right in/right out, except th...

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City Notices & Updates
Posted on: December 8, 2023

East Main Street and Rhodes Avenue closure

Beginning Monday, December 11, 2023, the area of East Main Street and Rhodes Avenue will be closed to through traffic for the completion of the Rhodes Avenue Stormwater Improvement Project.

East Main Street will be closed to through traffic between Raynolds Avenue and the HWY 50 Access near 2970 East Main Street. Rhodes Avenue will also be closed to through traffic between Spartan Avenue and East Main Street. Detours around the work site wil...

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City Notices & Updates