Welcome To Cañon City, Colorado

Welcome to Cañon City..."Gateway to the Authentic West." Our community has a rich cultural heritage and interesting geologic history. We embrace our past and plan for an exciting future. Ours is a truly special community, with abundant recreational opportunities, vast open space from the plains to the Rocky Mountains, parks and trails, community events all year long, and of course the Arkansas River and the Royal Gorge. If you live here you know what I mean. If you are considering relocating your home or business, you will discover it for yourself. You will not be disappointed. I look forward to seeing you around town or out on the trail. Mayor Preston R. Troutman


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State Historical Fund Grant Roundtable to be held at the Museum on July 15

This summer, the History Colorado State Historical Fund outreach team will be traveling acrossHistorical Grant Roundtable the state to give presentations on grant opportunities for local historic preservation projects. These Community Roundtable events will be open to the public and will help potential applicants prepare to apply for historic preservation grants.  The Cañon City Museum and History Center will host a Roundtable on July 15th at 10:00 a.m.

This roundtable session is for anyone wanting to learn how to apply of a State Historical Fund Grant to preserve their historical building, or historical structure.

Attendees will learn the qualifications for applying, methods and procedures on how to apply. They will walk you through what makes a successful grant application.

Library to host Mini-Health Fair on July 14th 

HealthFair at Library on July 14 2016

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