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Posted on: January 11, 2023

PRESS RELEASE: Pueblo County/Pueblo West Roads Maintenance Update

Pueblo West roads press conference with Garrison Ortiz and Kim Swearingen

Pueblo County government and the Pueblo West Metropolitan District held a joint press conference on Wednesday, Jan. 11 to highlight the ongoing transfer of roads maintenance duties from the Metro District to the County.

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Is Colorado's new cage-free egg law making you consider raising your own hens?

Graphic of free-range chickens

Is it legal to raise egg-laying hens in Pueblo West? 

For the majority of Pueblo West Metro District residents, the answer is actually "yes." Residents living in an "agricultural zone" may keep up to 12 chickens, provided you f...

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Community Development
Posted on: January 1, 2023

Pueblo West, Colorado taxes taking effect in 2023

Tax article graphic

Several tax increases and changes approved by voters or the Colorado State Legislature in 2022 have taken effect as of Jan. 1, 2023.

Pueblo West Metropolitan District sales tax is now 5.9%

Locally, the voter-approved 1% sales tax increase to fund Pueblo Wes...

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Posted on: January 1, 2023

Run for the Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board of Directors

Declare your candidacy for the 2023 Pueblo West Metropolitan Board of Directors election

Do you want to make sure your voice is heard? Pueblo West voters will elect two new Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board of Directors on May 2, 2023. If you want to serve, declare your candidacy by filling out a self-nomination form by Feb. 24.

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Posted on: December 13, 2022

Bond named 2022 Pueblo West Metro District Employee of the Year

Employee of the Year Ray Bond

Water utility maintenance technician Ray Bond has been named the Pueblo West Metropolitan District 2022 Employee of the Year award. Bond received the award during the Pueblo West Metro District Employee Appreciation Party on Saturday, Dec. 17.

Bond was amo...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Collections & Distribution team recognized for safety

Collections and Distribution employee with safety recognition

The Pueblo West Metro District Water Department Collection and Distribution (C&D) team was recognized this month for their commitment to safety.

"Every time I made a suggestion to improve the safety environment in their department, it was fixed,&q...

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Water Utilities
Posted on: November 10, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: Pueblo West Ballot Question 6D passes, ensures continued funding for Fire Department



Anthony Sandstrom

Pueblo West Metropolitan District

Communications and Public Engagement Specialist

(719) 352-2741 

November 10, 2022

For Immediate Release

PUEBLO WEST, Colo. — Pueblo West voters have signaled the...

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Fire Department