Colorado Springs, Colorado 2022-08-05 14:24:14 –
Trinidad, Colorado — FOX21 met with Trinidad Mayor Phil Rico to talk about Trinidad, its history and why we welcome you to Trinidad.
Trinidad was a center of activity from the late 1800s and early 1900s to the 1980s. The mines began closing in the 1980s, but today the city is trying to become the destination it was when it was a stop on the Sante Fe Trail. Mayor Rico remembers coming to Trinidad as a child. The economy was booming, and he had three shoe stores and many small clothing stores. He wants Trinidad to return to its customized services.
“You walk in somewhere and they greet you with, ‘Good morning Sarah, good morning Craig. What can I help you with?
Mayor Rico said Trinidad still attracts all types of people. People who have come to work in the mines and their families stay and Trinidad is welcoming new people into the community. increase.
Mayor Rico says that every time he looks into Trinidad’s history, he discovers something new, and he’s still discovering something about Trinidad’s history. He says it’s the setting that makes Trinidad a place to visit.
“Trinidad is a beautiful environment when you look at the environment. Trinidad has always welcomed people,” said Mayor Rico. ”
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