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Eagle County officials hope to drop COVID-19 restrictions on May 27

By | April 14th, 2021|Categories: Chamber News, Uncategorized|

May 27 — mark that date in your calendar and circle it in red. It is the target day for Eagle County to emerge from COVID-19 public health orders. Steve Simonsen administers a COVID-19 [...]

Skills-Based Learning – Third Session

By | April 13th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The third session focuses on onboarding a new hire through a process that focusses on their skills so that the employer can concentrate any gaps they may have; this procedure leads to greater engagement and [...]

Eagle County grants for early childhood providers

By | April 12th, 2021|Categories: Chamber News|

Eagle County has launched a new, simplified grant funding process for early childhood providers for the 2021 grant cycle. The new combined funding grant will support licensed child care centers and home providers to grow [...]

Eagle County to get $11M in federal funds

By | April 5th, 2021|Categories: Chamber News, Uncategorized|

Colorado Rep. Joe Neguse on Tuesday announced estimated funds to be allocated to Eagle County from the American Rescue Plan, the comprehensive COVID-19 relief legislation which was signed March 11 by President Joe Biden. Eagle [...]

Eagle County swept recent awards

By | April 5th, 2021|Categories: Chamber News|

Eagle County swept the Colorado City and County Management Association’s manager of the year awards ceremony Monday, with the CCCMA recognizing Eagle town manager Brandy Reitter as city manager of the year and Eagle County [...]

Eagle Business Bootcamp – What is Skills-Based Hiring?

By | March 31st, 2021|Categories: Chamber News|

What is Skills-Based hiring?   It: Adapts hiring practices to ensure that the best employee possible is hired. Broadens the talent pool to all qualified applicants by focusing on skills, and competencies. Increases employee retention [...]

Eagle Chamber supports repeal of Gallagher Amendment.

By | September 29th, 2020|Categories: Chamber News|

The Eagle Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors voted to support the repeal of the Gallagher Amendment / Amendment B on the November 3 ballot. The Gallagher Amendment was added to the Colorado State Constitution [...]

Gallagher Amendment – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

By | September 29th, 2020|Categories: Chamber News|

FAQ – Amendment B 1. What is the Gallagher Amendment? It deals with your property taxes. In 1982, the Gallagher Amendment established a formula that splits the total property tax burden between residential (homeowners) and [...]

Federal COVID-19 Stimulus Package

By | March 31st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The federal government has signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), a $2.2 trillion package to provide additional help for businesses, workers, and the health care system. Full resources for small [...]

Town Board Candidates: profiles, questions and answers

By | March 24th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The election on April 7th will have a significant impact on the future of Eagle. A crucial decision on Home Rule and the election of three new Trustees to the Town Board. More information on [...]

2021 Screaming Eagle Scholarship Announcement

By | March 10th, 2020|Categories: Chamber News|

The 2021 Screaming Eagle Scholarship is now open and taking applications until April 2, 2021 The Screaming Eagle Scholarship is sponsored by the Eagle Chamber of Commerce and is a commitment to the Eagle County [...]

Evening of Elegance at Frost Creek April 11

By | February 29th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

JOIN US FOR THE EAGLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S INAUGURAL “EVENING OF ELEGANCE” CELEBRATION (Click below for more information)