COVID-19 is the infectious disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
The coronavirus disease 2019 is new and causes respiratory illness in people and can spread from person to person.
This dashboard provides information, maps and resources about the coronavirus response in our local area.
Garfield County Remains Safer at Home
Virus prevalence keeps Garfield County from moving into next phase. More information can be found on Garfield County’s webpage.
Safer at Home Guidance
As Colorado continues to normalize operations, the State has set up a Safer at Home webpage to provide ongoing guidance related to the new phase. While the State provides overarching Safer at Home protocols, these are subject to county guidelines and enforcement.
In Colorado, local governments can choose to have different rules from the state. To get the most up-to-date information on local orders and variances, please review Garfield County Executive Orders.
Garfield County allows business reopening on May 4, with a business social distancing plan. Social distancing business plans can be submitted through Garfield County’s webpage.
Guidance by Industry
- Child care facilities
- Education P-12
- Field services and real estate
- Higher education
- Limited health care settings
- Local and personal recreation
- Nursing homes and congregate care facilities
- Office-based businesses
- Personal services
Safer-at-Home Fast Facts
- Critical businesses are still open.
- Non-critical businesses are open with restrictions.
- Stay at home as much as possible.
- Practice good hygiene. Wash your hands frequently and don’t touch your face.
- Wear a face covering or mask when you leave your home.
Donegan Road will be reduced to one lane at the intersection of Cedar Crest Drive for a water line tie in on Thursday and Friday, July 9-10, 2020 as part of the ongoing Cedar Crest Drive Construction project. Read on...
Paving on Midland Avenue between 8th and 27th will begin Monday July 6, 2020 at 7 AM. Work is expected to be completed Friday July 10, weather permitting. The project will include lane closures and short delays. Read on...
The City of Glenwood Springs has installed three Electric Vehicle Charging Stations. The locations include an expanded charging station in the downtown parking garage, City Hall, and Sayre Park. Funding for the project comes form Charge Ahead Colorado. Read on...
The Ride Glenwood and RFTA Valley Local Service Bus Stops on Blake Ave at the Roaring Fork Marketplace will be closed from Monday June 29 until Friday July 10 for roadway paving in the area. Read on...
Prohibiting use of fireworks has been added to the Stage 1 fire restrictions which remain in effect within the City of Glenwood. The use of fireworks has also been prohibited in unincorporated Garfield County effective 12:00 AM, June 15, 2020. Read on...
City council voted to extend face coverings for all community members when entering and while inside of a place open to the public. In addition, Playground and shelter facilities to reopen Saturday June 6, 2020. Read on...
Beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 20, westbound motorists can expect intermittent 30-minute traffic stops on I-70 at the No Name Tunnel. Traffic stops will take place on May 20 and 21. Bike Path open during this time. Read on...
Glenwood Springs City Council approved Grant recommendations from the Financial Advisory Board for Tourism and Economic Recovery. Read on...
The City of Glenwood Springs motion to intervene in Rocky Mountain Industries’ (RMI), formerly Rocky Mountain Resources, lawsuit against Garfield County was granted Friday by District Judge Norrdin. Read on...
July 10FURLOUGH DAY - VIRTUAL CITY HALL CLOSED Calls and emails will be returned the following Monday.Read on...
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July 13VALE Board Virtual Meeting at 7:30 AM Please open calendar event for meeting instructions.Read on...
July 16Virtual Airport Commission Meeting at 7:30 AM Please open calendar event for Zoom meeting instructions.Read on...