Jan. 13, 2023
The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. Offices will reopen for normal hours on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023.
Observed on the third Monday of January each year, Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, was first recognized as a federal holiday in 1986. In 1994, the King Holiday and Service Act designated the holiday as a national day of service. AmeriCorps coordinates volunteer activities across the nation to allow individuals to engage with their local communities and create constructive action, act on Dr. King’s legacy of social justice and recommit to volunteering to serve others.