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2015 Tourism Funding Allocation Application
The Fremont County Tourism Council is accepting applications from community organizations for 2015 tourism funding allocations. Community organizations and non-profit groups that conduct special events which attract tourists and visitors to the area are invited to submit applications for funding assistance. The Tourism Council by-laws require that at least five percent of Fremont County lodging tax revenues each year be distributed to community groups to support their special events. The total amount of money to be distributed will be determined by the Tourism Council as part of their 2015 budget budget adoption in December 2014.
Application forms are available at the Fremont County Commissioners Office at 615 Macon Ave., Room 105, in Cañon City, or at the Cañon City Chamber of Commerce office, 403 Royal Gorge Boulevard, or by clicking here to download the application. The application deadline for the 2015 tourism funding allocations is 4:30 p.m. Monday, December 15th at the County Commissioners Office. The Tourism Council will not hear oral presentations for funding requests. Applicants will be notified no later than January 15th as to the distribution of funds.
November 10, 2014
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October 16, 2014
FREMONT COUNTY EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR
Fremont County Elected Officials named Wyatt Sanders as the Fremont County Employee of the Year for 2013. Wyatt does a great job, and his co-workers notice and appreciate his contributions. Wyatt has worked in the Building Department for over five years. He is currently a Building Inspector. As stated in his nomination letters:
“…consider the great job that he does, he goes out pretty much regardless of weather conditions…”
“…taken it completely upon his own initiative to rewrite the new Fremont County OWTS Regulations…”
“…he was not asked or required to do this, he knew it was something that needed to be done so he started and finished it on his own!…”
Wyatt’s pride in Fremont County shows and his years of loyal service are commendable. The County is a better place with Wyatt a part of it.
Other nominees for this award: Francie Mattson, Payroll Coordinator; Erik Sebek, Facilities Technician; Marty Keen, Deputy Assessor; and Matilda Ahkeah, DHS Case Aide III.
Congratulations to all and job well done!
Check Out Past Recipients of Fremont County Employee of the Year Awards