- Economic Development
- Business Resources
Pueblo West supports the continued growth and development of current Pueblo West businesses as well as the cultivation of new businesses in our community. There is a tremendous amount of opportunity within Pueblo West for existing businesses to thrive and grow alongside new businesses. Our elected officials and staff dedicate a substantial amount of our efforts to creating an atmosphere that provides businesses located in Pueblo West with every possible advantage.
Support for retention and expansion efforts within Pueblo West and a dedicated group of local and regional resource partners, all focused on providing resources, service, and support to companies that call Pueblo West home.
The principal focus of Pueblo West’s local business support program is to provide a high level of customer service and access to a wide variety of resources dictated by a company's unique needs. Our customer-focused approach to local expansion and retention delivers value to Pueblo West's large and small employers by quickly connecting them to the resources they need and removing barriers to business growth. Information gained through the local business support program is also used to make the city an even better place to do business.
Some regional partners that may be of value to our local businesses include:
- Pueblo County Economic Development and Geographic Information System
- Pueblo Economic Development Corporation (PEDCO)
- Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
- Pueblo Retention and Expansion Program (PREP)
- Pueblo Corporate College
- Pueblo Workforce Center
- Surrounding region chambers of commerce including:
- Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
- Action 22
- U.S. Small Business Administration
- Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry (CACI)
- Colorado Enterprise Fund
- The Colorado branch of the Small Business Association
- Southern Colorado Economic Development District (SCEDD)
- Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)
- Pueblo West Rotary Club
- Pueblo Shrine Club