El Paso County Commissioners seeking citizen volunteers to fill vacancies on various boards and committees, including the Development Fund Advisory Board, Park Fee Advisory Board, the Placement Alternatives Commission, the Solid Waste Management Department Advisory Board, the Board of Health, the Colorado State University Extension Advisory Board, and the Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments Community Advisory Committee. Interested individuals should send a letter and brief resume to: Board of County Commissioners, Attn: Nancy Talent, Office Manager, 27 E. Vermijo Ave. Co Springs, CO 80903-2208. Deadline is Mon., Nov. 18.
How to Host a Legislative Visit at Penrose House, 1661 Mesa Ave. Find out the most effective way to host a visit from your senator or representative. $10-$12. Thurs., Dec. 5, 1-3 p.m. 800/333-6554 Ext. 204