COVID-19 Daily Announcements

Payroll Protection Applications are Open TODAY!

Starting today, small business owners in Colorado with fewer than 500 employees can apply for a paycheck protection loan that is designed to help businesses keep their workforce employed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Apply here Please note this application process is...

”What Employers Need to Know About COVID 19” presentation by Human Resources Plus

”What Employers Need to Know About COVID 19” presentation by Human Resources Plus. Please click Here to download the recorded presentation.  Please note that the actual presentation starts at 20:08 into the recording.  If you wish to sign up for the Human Resources...

Supper Support: a fundraising effort to provide dinners for families in need

A project has been created by many great, compassionate minds, to feed those in Chaffee County who have limited access to food at this time, while simultaneously supporting local restaurants. "Supper Support," a fundraising effort to provide dinners for families in...

COVID-19 Pet Food Drive

With the number of Chaffee County residents affected by the necessary state mandated stay-at-home order in response to rapidly spreading COVID-19, there has been a rising need for pet food supplies available to those experiencing financial hardship. Ark-Valley Humane...

Action Requested Outdoor Industry Businesses: Outdoor Recreation COVID-19 Impact Survey

As the State of Colorado works to help Coloradans navigate and recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is critical that we have insight into the economic impact the crisis is having on the outdoor recreation industry. To stabilize the industry, we need...

SBA & Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds

Following President Trump’s signing of the historic Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin today announced that the SBA and Treasury Department have initiated a robust...

Support Resources for Colorado Businesses During COVID-19

From the Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade: COVID-19’s impact on Colorado has been widespread and its effects on our business community have been particularly profound. Many businesses are faced with finding ways to pay employees and...

Continue to Check Out Our Website and Facebook Page

Please continue to check out the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce's website and social media accounts for the most up-to-date information on COVID-19. We are here to help, so do not hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns!  Website:...

USPS to Hold Mail for Temporarily Closed Businesses

The USPS will temporarily hold mail for businesses that are closed due to COVID-19. For more information this, visit their website and see the full announcement. https://postalpro.usps.com/node/7887

Business COVID-19 Updates Newsletter from CO Office of Economic Development

The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) and the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) are here for our industry partners during these uncertain times. We encourage partners to sign up for the new Business COVID-19 Updates newsletter,...

KW Restoration and Construction is Open and Operating

KW Restoration and Construction is open and operating during this unprecedented time. Have piece-of-mind that your home or business is properly cleaned with our atomizing disinfectant cleaning services. Our restoration professionals are available 24/7 for emergency...

“Now This Is Love Auction” is still OPEN

Our Now This IS Love Auction is live: https://www.colorfulcolorado.com/auction/   Please buy some stuff and submit items or gift certificates you would like to sell.   The auction will run until 6:00PM April 4, 2020. We will take items until 5:00PM April 4,...

Buena Vista Public Library to Set Up Temporary Library Cards

Don't have a library card to check out the extensive online collection? Call the BVPL anytime Monday through Friday from 9a - 5p and they will set you up with a free temporary card! 719-395-8700

Chaffee County Emergency Response Fund UPDATE

GOOD NEWS! The government has ruled for "temporary universal charitable deductions" meaning your contribution to CCCF's Emergency Response Fund is 100% claimed on your taxes without any itemization. Please consider a donation today, your support will directly help...

Colorado COVID-19 Relief Fund Accepting Grant Applications

Last week, Governor Jared Polis announced the launch of joint efforts to raise relief funds and volunteer efforts to address this public health crisis. Help Colorado Now has raised $7.7 million dollars from nearly 4,000 individuals, foundations and companies since the...

COVID-19 Small Business Response Resource Book Released

While it has been just two weeks since the State of Colorado and our Federal Government declared State & National Emergencies the consequences of COVID-19 pandemic have hit our Small Businesses and Community hard. Life has changed as we know it and finding answers...

A Letter from Ark Valley Voice – Facebook Page and Website Updates

Dear Friends of Ark Valley Voice, Late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning a disgruntled former contractor for Ark Valley Voice used an unauthorized back door into the Ark Valley Voice Facebook Page, removed the official AVV administrators from the ability to...

BV School District: Free Meals for everyone 18 years and under

Buena Vista School District Free Meals for Everyone 18 years and under Monday—Friday Grab’N’Go Meals Breakfast and Lunch provided from 11-1pm Avery-Parsons Elementary School Drive through/Walk through For more information, go to https://www.bvschools.org/

Chaffee Housing + Health Speaker Series Goes Online for Spring Sessions

The Chaffee County Offices of Public Health and Housing are pleased to announce that they will be continuing the Housing+Health Speaker Series by hosting the April and May events online. The sessions will be held on Zoom, a video conferencing and web conferencing...

Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity Update

All Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity operations are closed through April 11, 2020. Given the current circumstances in our area, as well as the recently released Executive Order issued by Colorado Governor, Jared Polis, our builds, the ReStore, and all Chaffee...

Climax Mine COVID-19 Update

Dear Climax-Area Community Partnership Panel members - I would like to provide you an update on actions we are taking at Climax Mine in response to current conditions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. We all have experienced the rapid change in our daily lives and...

Aspen Leaf Print & Copy is Open

As an essential business, Aspen Leaf Print & Copy at 315 E. Main, Buena Vista, is open 10-5 weekdays. During these trying times we want you to know we are here to help you with current office supply or printing needs. We may also assist you in planning for the...

Salida Ranger District Office – Open by Appointment Only

The Salida Ranger District Office is currently open by appointment only. Firewood permits can be purchased by appointment only. We encourage business to be conducted through email or phone if possible. The front desk is being staffed and can be reached by phone at...

Rory Loebig Agency Available via Phone & Email

Dear Valued Customer: In light of recently updated government guidance related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we wanted to take this opportunity to provide you with an update on the status of our business operations. In compliance with Health Orders...

Valley Home Furnishings is Closed, but call if in need of an appliance

Valley Home Furnishings is closed under Chaffee County order for non-essential businesses to close. We are still available to sell appliances and those can be essential during this time. Please call 719-395-2420 if you need an appliance

Rock Doc will be closed regular hours

Dear friends of The Rock Doc. We are not currently open regular business hours. Please contact us if you would like to set an appointment to meet at the shop. Cindy@TheRockDoc.net, 719.539.2019 or message on facebook. Please stay healthy, take care of each other and...

Hi Valley Supply is open

I want to take a moment and let you know, Hi Valley Supply is STILL OPEN,  & we are here to completely serve you and your company in whatever plumbing and heating needs you have. We have been watching the current situation w/ the spread of this virus and have...

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts is Available Orders

Serendipity's storefront is Closed, but we are still available for Orders   We know you are at home looking for projects to occupy your time! Call us at 719-395-3110   We can put a project together for you and mail it or you can pickup from our parking lot. Check out...

Collegiate Peaks Eyecare Closed for Routine Eye Exams

Collegiate Peaks Eyecare will be closed for routine eye exams indefinitely. This is a recommendation from the CDC at this point. Under normal circumstances, these appointments are important, but currently not worth risking exposure for annual exams. We will continue...

Best Western Vista Inn Closed

The Best Western Vista Inn and The View Cafe & Gifts will be closing starting Friday March 20th until April 7, 2020. Although we have no confirmed cases in Chaffee County at this time, we feel this is the best move to help halt the spread of COVID-19. It is now...

City Market is Hiring

CITY MARKET IS HIRING: Please go to their website to fill out an application. They are looking for people to help keep the store clean/sanitary, gather and sanitize shopping carts, bag groceries, stock groceries, and ore.   Applicants can apply at:...

LaGree’s Food Stores is Hiring: Poncha Springs and New BV Location

LaGree’s food stores is looking for cleaning crews for our Poncha Springs location and our new Buena Vista store. Our need is current and future cleaning including floors restrooms. We are looking to develop a great working relationship with a commercial cleaning...

Fairway Independent Mortgage is open!

Mortgage rates are at their lowest right now because of the uncertainty in the market. I will be working from my home office as much as possible. But can meet at my 316 W Main St office by appointment only right now. Please contact Jim Vowell at (719) 966-2300

Ridgeline Signs offering ‘To Go’ & ‘Curbside’ Signs for your Restaurant – Price only covers cost to print!

For our Local Food Service vendors in Buena Vista, Salida, Westcliffe, Leadville, Fairplay ... and everywhere in between that we call HOME: The COVID-19 quarantine restrictions are hitting home, as businesses are having to shut down or limit service; and consumers are...

Central Colorado Regional Airport in Buena Vista

In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and for the safety of the community, Central Colorado Regional Airport has cancelled all upcoming meetings and events and is operating with limited staff until at least Monday, March 30th, 2020 when we will...

Habitat for Humanity COVID-19 Update

Habitat for Humanity is actively monitoring updates from the World Health Organization and Center for Disease Control. In an effort to keep our employees, volunteers, and ReStore customers and donors safe in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Chaffee County...

April Showers “The Essential Store” has hand sanitizer available

The Essential Store is OPEN and has hand sanitizer, bathroom sanitizer and many other immune boosting items for your health. Stop by today. We are located at 16799 CR 306, BV. West at Main St stoplight, just past the water towers heading towards Cottonwood Pass....

Napa Auto Parts is Open

Napa Auto Parts in Buena Vista is open its regular business hours. Please call them for more details or to make an appointment 719.395.0281. 

Souled Out T-Shirts: Printing & Embroidering Shirts

We’re not sitting still! Time to create new things! We are still printing and embroidering shirts - call or email us to place your custom shirt orders! 719-395-3535 design@souledouttshirts.com Wholesale orders may be picked up M-F, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Rustic Woods: Pick Up & Delivery Available

Well, Chaffee County has issued public closure of non-essential businesses as of today. BUT, as we understand it, we can continue operations remotely and offer pick-up or delivery services, which we are happy to do!   SO, if you are interested in any products we offer...

Gone to the Dogs: To Go Orders

Gone to the Dogs is offering TO-GO ORDERS! Yep, just like restaurants! Call in to order, pay by credit card and then pick up. It's that easy. We're just trying to think of ways we can make it easier and safer for you to get the food, products, treats, toys, etc for...

Mail Boxes is Open

Hello neighbors!  Mail Boxes will remain open as long as possible, serving your needs.

Buena Vista Drug Drive – Personal Shopping Services and Delivery Options

In an effort to provide the best services possible and limit exposure to our customers, we are now offering personal shopping services at Buena Vista Drug. Simply give us a call and we will prepare your order for you. Your special order will be available for pick up...

Vino Salida Wine Cellars: Curbside Wine Service

We're doing the best we can to make sure you can still get wine, stay healthy, and can support your favorite winery. Believe us when we say we will miss the time we get to spend with you in the tasting room, and we can't wait to drink wine with you again (EPIC PARTY...

BVPT Still Treating Patients

All of us here at BVPT understand the uncertainty and rapidly changing news regarding COVID-19 is worrisome and we want to assure you we are working diligently to guarantee that the health and safety of our patients is our top priority. As of right now we are...

Buffy’s Flowers & Gifts Accepting Phone/Online Orders

Amid the uncertainty of the current situation with COVID 19, we've had to readjust operations here at Buffys Flowers until further notice. We will be accepting phone/online orders for delivery/pickup only. These measures are being taken to minimize exposure while also...

Book Nook Open by Appointment

BOOK NOOK OPEN FOR BUSINESS. AS OF 3/25/20, THE BOOK NOOK IS CLOSED TO PUBLIC ACCESS BUT IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS BY PHONE OR EMAIL WITH PICK-UP OUTSIDE THE STORE. FOR ORDERS OR INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 719-395-6868 OR EMAIL owenkath64@gmail.com OUR INVENTORY IS ONLINE...

BV Mountain Adventures – Spring Courses Canceled through May 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the requirement for social distancing, BVMA is canceling all Spring courses and private guiding through May 2020. We want to thank our many friends and supporters for what was an amazing winter season of avalanche courses, guided...

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Current Weekly Announcements

Payroll Protection Applications are Open TODAY!

Starting today, small business owners in Colorado with fewer than 500 employees can apply for a paycheck protection loan that is designed to help businesses keep their workforce employed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Apply here Please note this application process is...

”What Employers Need to Know About COVID 19” presentation by Human Resources Plus

”What Employers Need to Know About COVID 19” presentation by Human Resources Plus. Please click Here to download the recorded presentation.  Please note that the actual presentation starts at 20:08 into the recording.  If you wish to sign up for the Human Resources...

Supper Support: a fundraising effort to provide dinners for families in need

A project has been created by many great, compassionate minds, to feed those in Chaffee County who have limited access to food at this time, while simultaneously supporting local restaurants. "Supper Support," a fundraising effort to provide dinners for families in...

COVID-19 Pet Food Drive

With the number of Chaffee County residents affected by the necessary state mandated stay-at-home order in response to rapidly spreading COVID-19, there has been a rising need for pet food supplies available to those experiencing financial hardship. Ark-Valley Humane...

Action Requested Outdoor Industry Businesses: Outdoor Recreation COVID-19 Impact Survey

As the State of Colorado works to help Coloradans navigate and recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is critical that we have insight into the economic impact the crisis is having on the outdoor recreation industry. To stabilize the industry, we need...

SBA & Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds

Following President Trump’s signing of the historic Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin today announced that the SBA and Treasury Department have initiated a robust...

Support Resources for Colorado Businesses During COVID-19

From the Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade: COVID-19’s impact on Colorado has been widespread and its effects on our business community have been particularly profound. Many businesses are faced with finding ways to pay employees and...

04-01-2020 Weekly Announcements

Current Weekly Announcements  Events this Week 

Continue to Check Out Our Website and Facebook Page

Please continue to check out the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce's website and social media accounts for the most up-to-date information on COVID-19. We are here to help, so do not hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns!  Website:...

We are excited to introduce and announce: Eclipse Property Management and Real Estate

Jacy and Thomas Doumas begin a new venture with Eclipse Property Management, Inc. Eclipse Property Management, Inc. provides long term property management, real estate services for buyers and sellers, and consulting services regarding sales and rentals in Chaffee...

Large Horse Ranch with Commercial Well & Creek

Rare horse property with commercial well, great mountain views in all directions, easy access, seasonal creek & great private location.  Animal amenities include 3600 sqft stable, for animals or workshop space, riding or roping arena with 2 story announcers booth,...

USPS to Hold Mail for Temporarily Closed Businesses

The USPS will temporarily hold mail for businesses that are closed due to COVID-19. For more information this, visit their website and see the full announcement. https://postalpro.usps.com/node/7887

Business COVID-19 Updates Newsletter from CO Office of Economic Development

The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) and the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) are here for our industry partners during these uncertain times. We encourage partners to sign up for the new Business COVID-19 Updates newsletter,...

Perfect Mountain Home – On Over 3 Acres!

This 4 bedroom / 4 bath home is the quintessential mountain cabin!  A remodeled home with huge views of the Collegiate Peaks from every window. Soaring ceilings with wood beams and a 28ft high wall of windows in the living & dinning room area that bring the beauty...

KW Restoration and Construction is Open and Operating

KW Restoration and Construction is open and operating during this unprecedented time. Have piece-of-mind that your home or business is properly cleaned with our atomizing disinfectant cleaning services. Our restoration professionals are available 24/7 for emergency...

“Now This Is Love Auction” is still OPEN

Our Now This IS Love Auction is live: https://www.colorfulcolorado.com/auction/   Please buy some stuff and submit items or gift certificates you would like to sell.   The auction will run until 6:00PM April 4, 2020. We will take items until 5:00PM April 4,...

Buena Vista Public Library to Set Up Temporary Library Cards

Don't have a library card to check out the extensive online collection? Call the BVPL anytime Monday through Friday from 9a - 5p and they will set you up with a free temporary card! 719-395-8700

Chaffee County Emergency Response Fund UPDATE

GOOD NEWS! The government has ruled for "temporary universal charitable deductions" meaning your contribution to CCCF's Emergency Response Fund is 100% claimed on your taxes without any itemization. Please consider a donation today, your support will directly help...

Colorado COVID-19 Relief Fund Accepting Grant Applications

Last week, Governor Jared Polis announced the launch of joint efforts to raise relief funds and volunteer efforts to address this public health crisis. Help Colorado Now has raised $7.7 million dollars from nearly 4,000 individuals, foundations and companies since the...

COVID-19 Small Business Response Resource Book Released

While it has been just two weeks since the State of Colorado and our Federal Government declared State & National Emergencies the consequences of COVID-19 pandemic have hit our Small Businesses and Community hard. Life has changed as we know it and finding answers...

A Letter from Ark Valley Voice – Facebook Page and Website Updates

Dear Friends of Ark Valley Voice, Late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning a disgruntled former contractor for Ark Valley Voice used an unauthorized back door into the Ark Valley Voice Facebook Page, removed the official AVV administrators from the ability to...

BV School District: Free Meals for everyone 18 years and under

Buena Vista School District Free Meals for Everyone 18 years and under Monday—Friday Grab’N’Go Meals Breakfast and Lunch provided from 11-1pm Avery-Parsons Elementary School Drive through/Walk through For more information, go to https://www.bvschools.org/

Chaffee Housing + Health Speaker Series Goes Online for Spring Sessions

The Chaffee County Offices of Public Health and Housing are pleased to announce that they will be continuing the Housing+Health Speaker Series by hosting the April and May events online. The sessions will be held on Zoom, a video conferencing and web conferencing...

Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity Update

All Chaffee County Habitat for Humanity operations are closed through April 11, 2020. Given the current circumstances in our area, as well as the recently released Executive Order issued by Colorado Governor, Jared Polis, our builds, the ReStore, and all Chaffee...

Climax Mine COVID-19 Update

Dear Climax-Area Community Partnership Panel members - I would like to provide you an update on actions we are taking at Climax Mine in response to current conditions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. We all have experienced the rapid change in our daily lives and...

Aspen Leaf Print & Copy is Open

As an essential business, Aspen Leaf Print & Copy at 315 E. Main, Buena Vista, is open 10-5 weekdays. During these trying times we want you to know we are here to help you with current office supply or printing needs. We may also assist you in planning for the...

Salida Ranger District Office – Open by Appointment Only

The Salida Ranger District Office is currently open by appointment only. Firewood permits can be purchased by appointment only. We encourage business to be conducted through email or phone if possible. The front desk is being staffed and can be reached by phone at...

03-25-2020 Weekly Announcements

Current Weekly Announcements  Events this Week 

Rory Loebig Agency Available via Phone & Email

Dear Valued Customer: In light of recently updated government guidance related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we wanted to take this opportunity to provide you with an update on the status of our business operations. In compliance with Health Orders...

Valley Home Furnishings is Closed, but call if in need of an appliance

Valley Home Furnishings is closed under Chaffee County order for non-essential businesses to close. We are still available to sell appliances and those can be essential during this time. Please call 719-395-2420 if you need an appliance

Rock Doc will be closed regular hours

Dear friends of The Rock Doc. We are not currently open regular business hours. Please contact us if you would like to set an appointment to meet at the shop. Cindy@TheRockDoc.net, 719.539.2019 or message on facebook. Please stay healthy, take care of each other and...

Hi Valley Supply is open

I want to take a moment and let you know, Hi Valley Supply is STILL OPEN,  & we are here to completely serve you and your company in whatever plumbing and heating needs you have. We have been watching the current situation w/ the spread of this virus and have...

Serendipity Yarn & Gifts is Available Orders

Serendipity's storefront is Closed, but we are still available for Orders   We know you are at home looking for projects to occupy your time! Call us at 719-395-3110   We can put a project together for you and mail it or you can pickup from our parking lot. Check out...

Collegiate Peaks Eyecare Closed for Routine Eye Exams

Collegiate Peaks Eyecare will be closed for routine eye exams indefinitely. This is a recommendation from the CDC at this point. Under normal circumstances, these appointments are important, but currently not worth risking exposure for annual exams. We will continue...

Best Western Vista Inn Closed

The Best Western Vista Inn and The View Cafe & Gifts will be closing starting Friday March 20th until April 7, 2020. Although we have no confirmed cases in Chaffee County at this time, we feel this is the best move to help halt the spread of COVID-19. It is now...

City Market is Hiring

CITY MARKET IS HIRING: Please go to their website to fill out an application. They are looking for people to help keep the store clean/sanitary, gather and sanitize shopping carts, bag groceries, stock groceries, and ore.   Applicants can apply at:...

LaGree’s Food Stores is Hiring: Poncha Springs and New BV Location

LaGree’s food stores is looking for cleaning crews for our Poncha Springs location and our new Buena Vista store. Our need is current and future cleaning including floors restrooms. We are looking to develop a great working relationship with a commercial cleaning...

Fairway Independent Mortgage is open!

Mortgage rates are at their lowest right now because of the uncertainty in the market. I will be working from my home office as much as possible. But can meet at my 316 W Main St office by appointment only right now. Please contact Jim Vowell at (719) 966-2300

COVID-19

We're in This TogetherAlthough we love our Member Spotlight videos, we decided to take a break this week so we could let you know how we are here to help you and your business during the COVID-19 epidemic. Although our physical doors will be closed, our virtual lines...

03-18-2020 Weekly Announcements

Current Weekly Announcements  Events this Week 

Ridgeline Signs offering ‘To Go’ & ‘Curbside’ Signs for your Restaurant – Price only covers cost to print!

For our Local Food Service vendors in Buena Vista, Salida, Westcliffe, Leadville, Fairplay ... and everywhere in between that we call HOME: The COVID-19 quarantine restrictions are hitting home, as businesses are having to shut down or limit service; and consumers are...

Central Colorado Regional Airport in Buena Vista

In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and for the safety of the community, Central Colorado Regional Airport has cancelled all upcoming meetings and events and is operating with limited staff until at least Monday, March 30th, 2020 when we will...

Habitat for Humanity COVID-19 Update

Habitat for Humanity is actively monitoring updates from the World Health Organization and Center for Disease Control. In an effort to keep our employees, volunteers, and ReStore customers and donors safe in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Chaffee County...

April Showers “The Essential Store” has hand sanitizer available

The Essential Store is OPEN and has hand sanitizer, bathroom sanitizer and many other immune boosting items for your health. Stop by today. We are located at 16799 CR 306, BV. West at Main St stoplight, just past the water towers heading towards Cottonwood Pass....

Napa Auto Parts is Open

Napa Auto Parts in Buena Vista is open its regular business hours. Please call them for more details or to make an appointment 719.395.0281. 

Souled Out T-Shirts: Printing & Embroidering Shirts

We’re not sitting still! Time to create new things! We are still printing and embroidering shirts - call or email us to place your custom shirt orders! 719-395-3535 design@souledouttshirts.com Wholesale orders may be picked up M-F, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Rustic Woods: Pick Up & Delivery Available

Well, Chaffee County has issued public closure of non-essential businesses as of today. BUT, as we understand it, we can continue operations remotely and offer pick-up or delivery services, which we are happy to do!   SO, if you are interested in any products we offer...

Gone to the Dogs: To Go Orders

Gone to the Dogs is offering TO-GO ORDERS! Yep, just like restaurants! Call in to order, pay by credit card and then pick up. It's that easy. We're just trying to think of ways we can make it easier and safer for you to get the food, products, treats, toys, etc for...

Mail Boxes is Open

Hello neighbors!  Mail Boxes will remain open as long as possible, serving your needs.

Buena Vista Drug Drive – Personal Shopping Services and Delivery Options

In an effort to provide the best services possible and limit exposure to our customers, we are now offering personal shopping services at Buena Vista Drug. Simply give us a call and we will prepare your order for you. Your special order will be available for pick up...

Vino Salida Wine Cellars: Curbside Wine Service

We're doing the best we can to make sure you can still get wine, stay healthy, and can support your favorite winery. Believe us when we say we will miss the time we get to spend with you in the tasting room, and we can't wait to drink wine with you again (EPIC PARTY...

COVID-19 Daily Announcements

COVID-19 Daily Announcements During the COVID-19 outbreak, all posts are subject to changes.  Please contact the business for more information. 

BVPT Still Treating Patients

All of us here at BVPT understand the uncertainty and rapidly changing news regarding COVID-19 is worrisome and we want to assure you we are working diligently to guarantee that the health and safety of our patients is our top priority. As of right now we are...

Hand Sanitizer Available

The Essential Store has amazing Hand Sanitizer available. Many sizes from 1oz to 16 oz. Hours are 9-5 Mon-Sat. 719-395-9311. www.aprilshowersgifts.com Plus we have many immune boosting items available including Flu Bomb capsules.

Buffy’s Flowers & Gifts Accepting Phone/Online Orders

Amid the uncertainty of the current situation with COVID 19, we've had to readjust operations here at Buffys Flowers until further notice. We will be accepting phone/online orders for delivery/pickup only. These measures are being taken to minimize exposure while also...

Book Nook Open by Appointment

BOOK NOOK OPEN FOR BUSINESS. AS OF 3/25/20, THE BOOK NOOK IS CLOSED TO PUBLIC ACCESS BUT IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS BY PHONE OR EMAIL WITH PICK-UP OUTSIDE THE STORE. FOR ORDERS OR INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 719-395-6868 OR EMAIL owenkath64@gmail.com OUR INVENTORY IS ONLINE...

Collegiate Peaks Bank Member Spotlight

Collegiate Peaks Bank 105 Centennial Plaza, Buena Vista (719)395-2472 | www.CollegiatePeaksBank.comCollegiate Peaks Bank ​32 years32 yearsHow is your business different?​ Simply put; Our People Make the difference.  Every bank in the world says that. We live it.  Come...

BV Storage Member Spotlight

BV Storage Units 602 Cedar Street and 101 Tailwinds Dr., Buena Vista (719)641-7920 | www.BVStorageUnits.comBV Storage Units ​4 years4 yearsHow is your business different?​ We offer all online reservations and payment, new units, and ALL sizes are available from 10 x...

BV Mountain Adventures – Spring Courses Canceled through May 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the requirement for social distancing, BVMA is canceling all Spring courses and private guiding through May 2020. We want to thank our many friends and supporters for what was an amazing winter season of avalanche courses, guided...

Group Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding Tour

Group Tour BACKCOUNTRY SKIING & SPLITBOARDING DITCH THE LIFT LINES, SKI THE FRESH LINES Our group tour is an excellent opportunity to learn from BVMA's American Avalanche Association and AIARE certified instructors; while traveling with friends (old and new)! This...

Group Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding Tour

Group Tour BACKCOUNTRY SKIING & SPLITBOARDING DITCH THE LIFT LINES, SKI THE FRESH LINES Our group tour is an excellent opportunity to learn from BVMA's American Avalanche Association and AIARE certified instructors; while traveling with friends (old and new)! This...

Budget Your Way Out of Debt @ BV Library- Cancelled

Learn budget basics by creating a personal budget, along with tips to be debt free. Materials to bring: monthly expenses, monthly income, and laptop (optional)

Crush Your Credit Crave @ BV Library- Cancelled

In debt? Trying to get out of debt? How to get yourself out of the debt trap faster. Materials to bring: monthly expenses, monthly income, and laptop (optional)

Calling Artists for Chaffee Arts Open Awards Show- Postponed

Calling Artists for Chaffee Arts Open Awards Show   Chaffee Arts has opened online entry for the Open Awards Show that will be held May 1-10 at the Heritage Museum in Buena Vista, Colorado   See below for all pertinent information.       Chaffee Arts is a non-profit...

BV Storage Units has all sizes available.

Convenient online reservations, payments and account management available at: www.bvstorageunits.com Locally owned and operated Two convenient locations: Cedar & Beldan in Buena Vista, CR 320 & Tailwinds south of the BV airport.      

Peace of Mind Medical Care Member Spotlight

Peace of Mind Medical Care 213 Tabor Street, Buena Vista (719) 888-4257 | www.peaceofmindmedicalcare.com Peace of Mind Medical Care ​ 2 years 2 years How is your business different? Peace of Mind Medical Care is BV's small-business solution for healthcare for business...

Foodshed Alliance Member Spotlight

Foodshed Alliance (719) 398-0301 | www.foodshedalliance.comFoodshed Alliance ​2007-Salida 2010-BVSince 2007How is your business different? OUR VISION Connects, develops, and promotes a healthy community by strengthening relationships between local producers and...

03-11-2020 Weekly Announcements

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03-04-2020 Weekly Announcements

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March 2020 Newsletter

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAMBER TEAM Greetings Chamber Members and Chamber Fans, Can you believe it is March already?  We are gearing up for summer at the Chamber!  Starting April 1st, we will be highlighting all of our outdoor businesses.  Please make sure you submit your...

Bullfrog Pest Management Member Spotlight

Bullfrog Pest Management Buena Vista (719) 733-FROG (3764)Bullfrog Pest Management ​Opened 8/29/19a couple monthsHow is your business different? Pest Management services that care about the customer care and service than the bottom line. We have 20+ years helping...

Bullfrog Pest Management Ribbon Cutting

Congratulations Bullfrog Pest Management on their ribbon cutting!  Give them a call for all of your pest management needs.  719-733-FROG (3764)

BV Storage Units – New Units available

NEW storage units available. Sizes 10x10 to 10x40 and everything in between.  Go to BVStorageUnits.com to get pricing, reservations, & same day move in. Or call Thomas 719-641-7920 BV Storage Units is locally owned and operated. 

Trailhead Tuesday – Navigation & Mapping Skills

Navigation & Mapping Skills  Calling all backcountry enthusiasts — skiers, splitboarders, hikers, cross country skiers, snowshoers and snowmobilers — join us at The Trailhead for a free, informative evening talk. Grab a beer and/or food from Simple Eatery. Buena...

AIARE 2

February 21st-23rd, 2020 AIARE 2 AIARE 2 provides backcountry travelers an opportunity to increase decision-making skills in more complicated situations such as being a leader within a small travel group, traveling in more complicated terrain, and/or developing a...

Dental Month at Cottonwood Veterinary Service

February is dental month at Cottonwood Veterinary Service.  You get %15 off the dental. The dental includes blood work; IV fluid therapy, anesthesia, dental exam and cleaning and full mouth radiographs.  It does not include extractions or medications to go home if...

Yoga Bingo at Empower

Yoga Bingo at Empower  Starts March 1st and continues all month long  Yes, it is exactly what it sounds like! ​ We are playing yoga bingo the whole month of March. Why? Becuase we love having fun with our community. Come grab your card on the 1st and starting stamping...

Studio Tour with Liz Webb

Chaffee Arts Studio Tour with Liz Webb March 14⋅11:00am – 12:30pm 14622 N. Stagecoach Lane, Buena Vista, CO 81211 Description:I am currently using oil on canvas for my current and new series of paintings. This series in entitled Stardust. This series is based upon the...

Trailhead Tuesday – Backcountry Gear Maintenance & Repair

Trailhead Tuesday - Backcountry Gear Maintenance & Repair 402 E Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211, USA March 3rd, 2020 6:00pm - 7:30pm FREE Calling all backcountry enthusiasts — skiers, splitboarders, hikers, cross country skiers, snowshoers and snowmobilers — join...

$49 Unlimited Hot Yoga

$49 Unlimited Hot Yoga Click here to redeem offer Come be a part of the Empower Yoga community with a full month of unlimited hot yoga classes. This pass can be used for any class on our regular schedule, in addition to discounted retail, special workshop pricing, and...

Buena Vista Bike Fest

The 22nd annual Buena Vista Bike Fest is coming up Saturday, June 6.  Register at bvbf.org.  Proceeds benefit the Dolly Parton Imagination Library.

When you don’t know where to turn…because someone drinks too much…

Al-Anon Family Groups can help. Learn more by attending a confidential meeting in your community. 888-4AL-ANON al-anon.org

Breaking out of the Housing Trap

Housing + Health: Building Equity and Opportunity Speaker Series Breaking out of the Housing Trap February 26th, 5:00pm dinner; 5:30pm speaker - Salida Steamplant Theater (220 West Sackett Ave, Salida): Chuck Maron, from nonprofit advocacy group Strong Towns,...

New Price – $618,000

Move In Ready! Fully remodeled w/ 2 Master Bedrooms & 2 spacious living areas w/quality workmanship. Must see to appreciate the amazing high end finishes. Slate tile, engineered hardwood, Restoration hardware lighting. Custom wood burning fireplace, open to...

2 Lots in Game Trail With Amazing Views!

These lots offer unobstructed 360 degree views of the Collegiate Peaks and the Arkansas Valley. It is the perfect lot to build your dream home. Located in Game Trail subdivision providing well maintained roads, central water and covenant protected. Just minutes to...

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Luminessence Photography Member Spotlight

Luminessence Photography (719)221-4997 | www.luminessencephotos.com Luminessence Photography ​ just over 6 years 4 years How is your business different? I love photography and I LOVE people! My studio is the great outdoors and my niche is lifestyle or storytelling...

Biggies Member Spotlight

Biggies 234 US-24, Buena Vista (719) 395-9459 | www.biggiessubs.com Biggies ​ 10 years Under current ownership, 8/18 How is your business different? We provide unique made to order food, with fast friendly service. We want every customer to leave with a full belly and...

Business After Hours at Sangre De Cristo Electric Association

Let’s talk Watts! Sangre de Cristo Electric Association and the Eddyline brewery and restaurant will sponsor Business After Hours in Buena Vista Feb. 20 from 5-7 p.m. at SDCEA, 29780 US Hwy. 24. At this relaxed event, enjoy the Eddyline’s premier mountain town craft...

Nominations for Business of the Year and Nonprofit of the Year are OPEN

CALLING ALL COMMUNITY MEMBERS WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU TO NOMINATE THE 2020 BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AND NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR Awards to be presented at the 2020 Spring Gala, presented by the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce We are asking anyone from the community to submit...

Be the Business(es) That Help Chaffee County Go Green!

Chaffee Green sustainability program of GARNA is looking for partners for the next print run of these very popular reusable bags as giveaways to locals and visitors. Chaffee Green of GARNA volunteers and staff will hand these out at the Welcome Center, stores, events,...

Join us for our Instagram Exceptional Practices for Your Business Workshop

February 24th 9:30am to 11:30am at Salida Scout Hut AND February 25th 8:30am to 10:30am at Buena Vista Community Center About the Workshop: You know you should be posting on Instagram for your business but where do you start? This workshop will begin by helping you...

Chaffee County Waste Member Spotlight

Chaffee County Waste (719) 395-6656 | tellercountywaste.comChaffee County Waste ​Celebrating 10+yearsUnknownHow is your business different? Only single stream, residential co-mingle recycler. We are local to BV and family owned. We also just started co-mingle recycle...

Collegiate Peaks Eyecare Member Spotlight

Collegiate Peaks Eyecare 421 US-24, Buena Vista (719) 581-4060 | www.cpeakseye.comCollegiate Peaks Eyecare ​Since 2014Since 2014How is your business different? ​We believe in small town service, customized to the needs of each individual patron. Dr. Scott is...

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Upcoming events in BV

During the COVID-19 outbreak, all events are subject to cancellation or rescheduling. Please contact the event organizer for more information. 

Date/Time Event
04/08/2020
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Chaffee Housing + Health Speaker Online Series (Conservation Subdivision Planning)

Zoom Info Available at Website, Buena Vista CO
04/09/2020 - 04/10/2020
All Day
Locals Thursday

Souled Out T-Shirts, Buena Vista CO
04/15/2020
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Chamber Board Meeting

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce, Buena Vista CO
04/16/2020 - 04/17/2020
All Day
Locals Thursday

Souled Out T-Shirts, Buena Vista CO

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