Chaffee’s Got Heart Community Spotlights

Chaffee’s Got Heart Community Spotlights

The Chaffee’s Got Heart Committee is extremely proud of local businesses and individuals that have gone above and beyond by doing extraordinary things during these uncertain times. From innovating ways to thrive despite trying circumstances to showering struggling...
Chip in for Your Chamber – Your Donation Doubled!

Chip in for Your Chamber – Your Donation Doubled!

CHIP IN FOR YOUR CHAMBER: A Matching Gift Fundraiser to support the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce & Welcome Center Sponsored by Collegiate Peaks Bank Every dollar raised up to $10,000 will be generously matched by Collegiate Peaks Bank We are over halfway to our...
Calling for Nominees: Chaffee’s Got HEART Community Spotlight

Calling for Nominees: Chaffee’s Got HEART Community Spotlight

Chaffee County Public Health (CCPH) is seeking nominations for Chaffee’s Got HEART Community Spotlight! This new initiative will highlight businesses or individuals who have gone above and beyond to protect our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.  To nominate an...
Chaffee’s Got Heart Yard Sign and Stickers

Chaffee’s Got Heart Yard Sign and Stickers

If you would like a Chaffee’s Got Heart yard sign or sticker, call the Chamber and schedule a time to pick them up today! 719.395.6612 The Chaffee’s Got Heart Campaign reminds our community to: H:  Hang at Home if Sick E:  Excel at Handwashing A:  Always...
Colorado Arts Relief Fund Accepting Applications

Colorado Arts Relief Fund Accepting Applications

The Colorado Arts Relief program is a funding initiative passed by the State of Colorado legislature to support arts, cultural and entertainment artists, crew members and organizations suffering from the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications are due on January 8, 2021 at...
December 4th – Fire Restriction Update

December 4th – Fire Restriction Update

There are no fire restrictions in place for the San Isabel National Forest (Leadville, Salida, and San Carlos Ranger Districts) at this time. The Pike National Forest is in Stage 1 fire restrictions. I have included the Forest Service special orders web page and a...
Chaffee’s Got Heart

Chaffee’s Got Heart

The BV Chamber has heart and we know that each of you do too! Take the Chaffee’s Got Heart pledge to let your community know that you are ready to: H: Hang at Home if Sick E: Excel at Handwashing A: Always Wear a Mask R: Respect Social Distancing T: Test if You Have...
CDC offers options to shorten gold standard of 14-day quarantine

CCPH announces new campaign: “Chaffee’s Got HEART”

Chaffee County Public Health (CCPH), along with countywide stakeholders, is launching “Chaffee’s Got HEART.” This is a new campaign that serves as a unifying message that the strategies to mitigate COVID-19 are still necessary, especially for keeping schools open to...
Community Outreach Coordinator – Letter to Business Community

Community Outreach Coordinator – Letter to Business Community

Dear Chaffee County Business Owner, I’m honored to have been named the COVID-19 Community Outreach Coordinator for Chaffee County Public Health (CCPH). I’m reaching out to tell you that I’m here to support you as we navigate a unified response to COVID-19 this fall...
BV Library expands public Wi-Fi to McPhelemy Park

BV Library expands public Wi-Fi to McPhelemy Park

The Buena Vista Public Library announces an expansion of its public Wi-Fi to assist students, residents and guests during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Now, residents may enjoy high speed Internet at McPhelemy Park. As remote working and distance learning increase, the Wi-Fi...
Newest Updates and Links on Grants, Small Business Support Programs and EIDL Application Deadline

New Grant Opp – GAP & Facts Every PPP Borrower Should Know

BUSINESS RESOURCES & UPDATES   For small business support or if have questions call 719.221.0374 or email us at info@centralsbdc.org. Request free one on one consulting click here   Facts Every PPP Borrower Should Know We have put together a resource to help PPP...
Community Outreach Coordinator – Letter to Business Community

Guest Column- Current State of COVID-19

October 11, 2020 If you had asked me at the beginning of 2020 what my outlook for the year was, I would have said full of promise and hope.  Our county had experienced its fair share of tragedy and stress, and 2020 started off on a positive note.  Over the past seven...
COVID-19 Testing, Now at Buena Vista Drug!

COVID-19 Testing, Now at Buena Vista Drug!

AZOVA Tests Provide Accurate and Easy COVID Testing. AZOVA’S FDA authorized test have received an Emergency Use Authorization for at home and in office or in pharmacy self-administration. No more painful nasal swabs. The at home COVID-19 Saliva test only needs a...
Energize Colorado Gap Fund is Launched Monday, August 31st

Energize Colorado Gap Fund is Launched Monday, August 31st

Energize Colorado Gap Fund The Application Launches Monday, August 31, 2020 Here’s What You Need to Know: The Energize Colorado Gap Fund will provide more than $25M in small business loans and grants to boost small business enterprises that are the economic engines...
Last Call for Alcohol On-Premise Consumption

Last Call for Alcohol On-Premise Consumption

Effective 10:00 PM Saturday, August 22, 2020, pursuant to Executive Order D 2020 170 , all on-premises licensees licensed under Articles 3, 4, and 5 of Title 44 of the Colorado Revised Statutes must cease alcohol beverage sales to end consumers for on-premises...
Colorado Statewide Mask Order

Colorado Statewide Mask Order

Governor Jared Polis announced the Statewide Mask Order directing the public to wear a face covering while inside public, indoor spaces.  A public indoor space is defined as any enclosed indoor area that is publicly or privately owned, managed or operated to which...
Local Pivot Panels – See how they thrive to survive

Local Pivot Panels – See how they thrive to survive

Every Tuesday & Thursday catch our filmed video interviews with local business owners from Chaffee, Lake and Park County.    Learn how our local business owners have pivoted their businesses to continue to successfully operate during the pandemic. In future...
Adventure Ideas during COVID-19, presented by GARNA

Adventure Ideas during COVID-19, presented by GARNA

Looking for ways to stay engaged and to get outside during the pandemic? Check out GARNA’s COVID-19 Adventure Page for ideas, activities, and information on how to enjoy the outdoors while social distancing. GARNA has put together a list of things you could try!...