Posted on: March 1, 2022
On March 11, 2022 there will be a new Undersheriff serving Rio Blanco County, as current Undersheriff Jeremy Muxlow submitted his resignation in February. In a letter to Rio Blanco County staff, Sheriff Anthony Mazzola stated, “Jeremy ...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2022
During a Board of County Commissioners work session on February 22, 2022, Budget and Finance Director Janae Stanworth outlined the final rule from the U.S. Treasury Department regarding acceptable uses for American Rescue Plan Recovery funds. Th...Read on...
Posted on: January 12, 2022
The designated official posting locations of Tentative Agendas will be at the main bulletin board at the Clerk & Recorder's Office in both Meeker and Rangely, and also the south entrance of the Rio Blanco County Historic Courthouse, 555 Main ...Read on...
Posted on: November 10, 2021
On September 2, 2021 Rio Blanco County sent a letter of support for our local hospitals and in opposition to COVID vaccine mandates to the Colorado State Board of Health and Governor Polis. Rio Blanco County has continued to have a position of a...Read on...
Posted on: October 15, 2021
Rio Blanco County Commissioners will be participating in a series of Budget Workshops over the next two weeks. Budget workshops will begin at the time specified, but are on a floating docket. Unless noted otherwise, all meeting will be held in M...Read on...
Posted on: October 14, 2021
Starting October 19, 2021, the Commissioners encourage the public to attend in person or view the live stream of the work sessions and meetings utilizing the Rio Blanco County YouTube Channel at this address: Rio Blanco County YouTube Channel (https://www...Read on...
Posted on: October 5, 2021
See memo from Attorney Steerman regarding hostile work environment investigation (link to letter).
Posted on: September 30, 2021
Rio Blanco County Commissioners reaffirmed their position regarding state mandates and on September 28, 2021 approved resolution 2021-21 to oppose vaccination as a condition of employment for the county employees. The County will not use its limited resou...Read on...
Posted on: August 24, 2021
Attention Rio Blanco County Residents:
We want to know your thoughts about Rio Blanco County Offices transitioning to a 4-Day work week. Under this plan public offices such as Public Health, Building Department and Treasurer would extend hours to...Read on...
Posted on: July 30, 2021
PRESS RELEASE: KENNEY RESERVOIR PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICE
RELEASED BY: RIO BLANCO COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT
Rio Blanco County Public Health and Emergency Management, in coordination with local...Read on...
Posted on: June 9, 2021
Rifle, Colorado – Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado (AGNC) is continuing its public engagement phase in the updating of its Regional Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS). Interested Rio Blanco County stakeholders may par...Read on...
Posted on: June 1, 2021
Rio Blanco County Commissioners voted to approve Scott Marsh to the position of Road and Bridge Director, which drew from an extensive pool of highly qualified applicants from around the United States and ended with final interviews earlier in April. &...Read on...
Posted on: May 27, 2021
Rio Blanco County Road and Bridge Department has opened seasonal mountain passes for the summer. Ripple Creek Pass, Dunkley Pass, Buford/New Castle Road and Meadow Lake Road are all open for travel. Please use caution if traveling on t...Read on...