DENVER — Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will tour the Colorado Mushroom Farm in Alamosa on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 as it prepares for it’s grand reopening celebration. With support from a state economic development program, the eight acre farm will reopen and provide employment to 250 people in the San Luis Valley. The farm will have a public grand reopening on Monday, Oct. 27 for the community.

WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at 2:15 p.m.

WHERE: Colorado Mushroom Farm, 10719 CR 5 South, Alamosa

The Colorado Mushroom Farm received a Community Community Development Block Grant (CDBG),  a local economic development program offered through the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, and the Colorado Department of Local Affairs in partnership with the San Luis Valley Development Resource Group which also provided support for the reopening.