Four Mile Road construction completes
The last week of road construction is expected to be August 22 - 29 for Four Mile Road / County Road 117. Landscaping and roadside work will continue past this date, but the main traffic operations will be complete.
August 27 - Forest Service replacing culvert on Last Chance Creek press release-|
August 25 - Firefighters planning prescribed burns in Garfield and Eagle counties press release-|
August 25 - Fire restrictions lifted for McInnis Canyons NCA, however not for other public lands press release-|
August 21 - Forest Service seeks comments on snowmobile trail grooming press release-|
The White River National Forest, Aspen-Sopris Ranger District has closed all camping around Crater Lake in the Maroon Bells Wilderness until further notice. During mid-summer, bears use the forest in the vicinity of Crater Lake.
With school starting, make sure your kids are up to date on their vaccines. Garfield County Public Health is offering immunization clinics in Glenwood Springs, Rifle, and Carbondale. Call 970-945-6614 for appointments.
Garfield County is hosting a household hazardous waste collection event Friday, September 5 and Saturday, September 6. County residents may call 625-2516 for an appointment to drop off allowable waste items.
This is the official website of Garfield County government in west central Colorado. The county covers nearly two million acres of land, ranging from rugged alpine mountains to high mountain desert plateaus, and about 60% of its land is publicly owned. Home to more than 56,000 people, Garfield County boasts incredible outdoor adventures, a premier seasonal climate and has major rail, interstate and air access. Industries include energy development, tourism, ranching and farming. more-|