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 Welcome to Lake County!

505 Harrison Avenue/PO Box 964

Leadville, CO 80461


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County Offices will be Closed November 11, 2020

BLM Stage 2 Fire Ban Click Here

Information on COVID-19  Click Here or Click Here

Extended the Executive Order , Governor Polis as of July 17th  that REQUIRES the use of a mask or face covering in a public space at ALL times for anyone that is over the age of 10 until at least August 15th.

CO 91 to be Closed at Copper Mountain Oct. 29th

An overnight full closure of Colorado Highway 91 will take place Thursday, Oct. 29, 7:00pm to 4:30am near Copper Mountain while crews install a new pedestrian bridge over the intersection. Nighttime travelers seeking access to Interstate 70 from Leadville will be detoured through Minturn on U.S. Highway 24.


 Lake County Commissioners Tentative Schedule of Workshops and Meeting

For the week of October 19, 2020  to October 23, 2020 CLICK HERE

Join us Monday-Wedsneday at 1PM for Public Meetings of the BOCC on ZOOM :

There are 2 ways to join: by Computer or/and Phone:

1. Computer\Tab\Smartphone – go to:

2. Phone - call - +1 253-215-8782 or 1-669-900-9128 or 1-346-248-7799
    Meeting ID: 602 502 0509

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September 24, 2020 at 4:00 P.m. *Marcella – Zoom   The Lake County Board of Health will meet to discuss property concerns.


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Information on Xcel Natural Gas Project Click Here  Virtual Open House April 16th Click here


 The Lake County Government, founded in 1861, is dedicated to serving the community through encompassing, professional public service. Lake County employs more than 173 full and part-time employees and has offices located throughout the county including the County Courthouse, the Annex Building, and the Lake County Public Works Office. 


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Click below to get a PDF of the County Employment Application!  
(For Public Works, Maintenance, Airport, Road & Bridge, Landfill and Recreation employment opportunities please contact Colorado Work Force Center - 115 W 6th St. 719-486-2426 WEBSITE)

Submit your resume to: Attention: DHS Eligibility


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