Relocation Information

 

Welcome !

Florence Municipal CenterIf you are considering moving to the Florence community the Chamber will be glad to assist you with any information we can.

We can put you in contact with the proper area resources and agencies that you require.

We welcome all inquiries and new neighbors. 

 

To contact Florence City Staff or access regulations or codes, please contact:

 

Florence City Hall

600 West 3rd Street

Florence, Colorado 81226

Phone: 719-784-4848

Website:   http://www.florencecolorado.org

 

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Fire Department
The Florence Fire Department was established in 1890. The 35 members are an All Risk Agency providing fire protection, emergency medical service and rescue. This highly trained and dedicated volunteer group answers over 700 calls a year.

 

The Florence Fire Department is located at 300 West Main Street and their non-emergency
Phone number is 719-784-3411.

 

The Florence Fire Protection District can be reached at P. O. Box 367, Florence, Co, 81226
719-784-2350

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Police Department
The Florence Police Department is located on the North Entrance of City Administration Building, 600 West 3rd Street. Their non-emergency phone number is 719-784-3411.

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Post Office

Florence Post Office


The Florence Post Office is located in it’s historic building at 121 South Pikes Peak Avenue.
 Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. 784-3818

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Library
 [ www. Florencecolibrary.org ]

For the local library:John C. Fremont Library

John C. Fremont Library                                                 

130 Church Avenue

Florence, Colorado 81226

Phone: 719-784-4649

www.Florencecolibrary.org


The library is one of the busiest places in town. The staff offers educational and entertaining events for all ages. Daytime and evening programs include lectures, art exhibits, classes and things we couldn’t imagine. The library strives to stay up to date with technology and learning resources making it a true cultural asset to the community.

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Schools

Florence High School

2006 Colo. 67,
784-6414

 

Fremont Middle School
215 North Maple Avenue,
784-4856

 

Fremont Elementary School
500 West 5th Street,
784-6303

 

Penrose Elementary School
100 Illinois Avenue,
Penrose, CO 81240
372-67777

 

FOCUS Academy Online School
403 West 5th Street
784-0386

 

The Florence Schools service the entire east end of Fremont County including the communities of Williamsburg, Coal Creek, Rockvale, Penrose and Wetmore. All students attend the Florence High School, home of the ’Huskies’, located in the beautiful new building just north of town.

 

To contact Fremont School District Re-2:

Administration Office

403 West 5th

Florence, Colorado 81226

Phone: 719-784-6312

Website: www.re-2.org

 

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To learn more about the local history, go to:

Price Pioneer Museum

100 East Front Street

Florence, Colorado 81226

Phone 719-784-1904

 

Local Churches:

Churches

 

 

 

Community Groups: