Business Development

Action 22, Inc.

Action 22, Inc. The Voice of Southern Colorado P.O. Box 697 503 N Main St., Ste. 310 Pueblo, CO 81003

Phone: 719-560-9897 Fax: 719-546-1558


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The mission of Action 22 is to speak with a single unified voice on issues of mutual concern and to give the communities of southern Colorado a stronger voice in the State Legislature and in Washington, D.C.

Action 22 is a membership coalition of individuals, businesses, cities, counties and organizations in 22 counties working on common issues of concern through its committees including: Agriculture/Public Land and Natural Resources; Transportation; Tourism; Economic Development; and Legislative Task Force.


Bent County Development Foundation

Bent County Development Foundation 332 Ambassador Thompson Blvd. Las Animas, CO 81054

Phone: 719-456-0452

Email: Email:

Office is open Monday thru Friday 8:00AM – 4:30PM.

Our mission is to promote the general economic activity of our local community, and to improve the standard of living for its existing and future residents.

Jennifer Godfrey, Executive Director

Sharon Bullock, Administrative Assistant


Chamber of Commerce

Las Animas/Bent County Chamber of Commerce 702 Grove Ave. Las Animas, CO 81054

Phone: 719-456-0453


Southeast Colorado Economic Development, Inc.

Southeast Colorado Economic Development, Inc. 112 W. Elm St. Lamar, CO 81052

Phone: 719-336-3850 Fax: 719-336-3835 Toll-free: 888-336-3850 Southeast Colorado Enterprise Development (SECED) provides incentives and develops promotional activities that will market and advertise the advantages of locating a business in the Southeast Colorado area, create a positive identity, encourage retention and expansion of existing business, promote redevelopment, expand the region’s tourism industry, attract new businesses, and generally enhanced the economic growth of the area.


Southern Colorado Economic Development District

Southern Colorado Economic Development District 1104 N. Main Street Pueblo, CO 81003

Phone: 719-545-8680 Fax: 719-545-9908


SCEDD is a non-profit organization whose membership is the 13 counties of Southeastern Colorado. From Leadville to Trinidad to Springfield, SCEDD has helped counties and communities find ways to position themselves to attract and accept new businesses. SCEDD helps with planning and finding funds for improving infrastructure so areas are ready when a business comes calling.