El Paso Canal subject of talk

       Gary Bostrom of the Colorado Springs Utilities Department will give a talk on “The El Paso Canal - Then & Now” at the Old Colorado City History Center Friday, Feb. 10 at 11 a.m.
       Sponsored by the Old Colorado City Historical Society (OCCHS), the presentation is free - although donations are welcome - and open to the public.
       According to an OCCHS press release, the canal is a “Westside landmark that traveled through neighborhoods and over mesas to downtown Colorado Springs. Come learn its interesting history, the water rights, and its relevance today.”
       The center is at 1 S. 24th St. The doors will open an hour before the talk to allow museum visitation.
       For more information, call 636-1225.

From a press release