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.
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.
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...
27th Street access will be closed Wednesday June 3, 2020 between 9AM and approximately noon. Use 8th street as alternate route. Read on...
The Community Development Department will hold a virtual meeting on Monday June 8, 2020 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM to facilitate discussion on access and circulation for the proposed Triumph Bell Rippy apartment project proposed for 27th and Palmer Avenue. Read on...
Glenwood Springs Crews will be sand blasting pavement markings on June 2, 2020 as part of a re-striping project. Cooper Avenue between 7th and 8th street will be closed during that time. Read on...
The City of Glenwood Springs will reopen public buildings to employees on June 1, 2020. Public buildings will be open to the public by pre-arranged appointment only until further notice. Face coverings and social distancing required. Read on...
Motorists should anticipate significant travel impacts in Glenwood Springs associated with asphalt paving on Monday, June 1 through Sunday, June 7, 9am to dusk. 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...
The City of Glenwood Springs will reopen Two Rivers Park on May 23, 2020 after completing riverfront and boat ramp improvements. The Park has been closed since October 7, 2019 for construction. 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...
June 8Virtual VALE Board Meeting at 7:30 AM Please open calendar event for meeting instructions.Read on...
June 8Access and Circulation related to Triumph/Bell Rippy - Virtual Meeting Please click on calendar event for Zoom meeting instructions.Read on...
June 10Read on...
June 12FURLOUGH DAY - VIRTUAL CITY HALL CLOSED Calls and emails will be returned the following Monday.Read on...