Press Release

State health department requires Prospect Energy to make changes at Krause site

Air Pollution Control Division lifts cease and desist order after overseeing months-long process to safeguard public welfare

REMOTE (November 30, 2022): After requiring Prospect Energy to improve its operations and equipment, the Air Pollution Control Division is terminating the cease and desist order for the company’s Krause site. The division is also requiring Prospect Energy to meet certain conditions and conduct additional monitoring when it resumes operations.

Independent ‘Environmental Justice Action Task Force’ submits final recommendations

REMOTE (Nov. 17, 2022):  After more than a year of extensive community outreach, the 22-member Environmental Justice Action Task Force has submitted its final recommendation to the state legislature. The task force served as an independent entity created by the state legislature to review topics of environmental justice in the state. 

CDPHE to send text and email reminders to Coloradans 65 years and older about flu vaccines

With hospitalizations rising in Colorado, get your flu vaccine to ensure hospital capacity

STATEWIDE (November 9, 2022) — Beginning today, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment will send text and email reminders to approximately 517,000 Coloradans 65 years and older whose records in the Colorado Immunization Information System show they may be due for their annual flu vaccine. State health officials are working to increase flu vaccine uptake statewide as this flu season could be more severe than we have seen in years.