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Non-Emergency Advisories

5 Alerts
September 11, 2018 2:15 PM

Register your cell phone for the Code Red Emergency Notification System.

Gunnison County Emergency Management is conducting a drill of the Code Red Emergency Notification System on 9/28/18. If you have not yet registered your cell phone number and email address, please go the Gunnison County website at...

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January 8, 2018 12:01 PM

Recycle Center

The Recycle Center Guide is available at the below link and at the Recycle Center in a black metal box on the north end of the deposit windows. This Guide contains information of what is and is not accepted at the Recycle Center.

July 5, 2017 1:54 PM

New Recycle Center is OPEN

The NEW RECYCLE CENTER IS OPEN effective 10/25/17!! It is located in the Gold Basin Industrial Park, next to the Gunnison County Public Works Department at 195 Basin Park Drive. Please call 970-641-0044 for directions or with any questions.

January 27, 2017 12:41 PM

Community Crisis Coalition Community Message: Grief is a natural response to loss.

Grief is a natural response to loss. It’s the emotional suffering you feel when something or someone you love is taken away. The more significant the loss, the more intense the grief will be.
We need to be able to watch out for each other: When someone...

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May 26, 2015 9:18 AM

Dam Safety: Are you prepared for a dam emergency?

If you live in Colorado you are aware of the above average precipitation we have had and the saturated conditions of our ground in much of the state. Rivers are running high as is typical for this time of year, and the added moisture is making flooding...

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Travel Advisories

2 Alerts
August 7, 2019 3:32 PM

Cottonwood Pass Restrictions LIFTED

Cottonwood Pass is paved and striped. Trailer, towed vehicles and vehicle length and width restrictions are now LIFTED. Construction continues, expect short delays. Summit parking lot is closed 9/18-9/19, vehicles will be towed at owner's expense.

March 8, 2019 1:32 PM

Avalache Conditions Update

Avalanche danger has been down graded to considerable. Normal plowing operations will resume on Taylor River Road and Cement Creek Road effective March 11, 2019.