The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide infrastructure construction and management services to residents, visitors and County departments so they can travel on County roads, pursue recreational interests, and enjoy living in a more sustainable environment.
Gunnison County has adopted the standards for road and bridge construction.
Gunnison County Public Works Department issues the following permits:
Access Permits: An access permit is necessary any time an access will be constructed in Gunnison County.
Reclamation Permits: Anytime ground is disturbed for construction purposes inside the sage grouse occupied habitat boundary OR if the total ground disturbance is at or above 10,000 square feet outside of the sage grouse habitat boundary.