Garfield County's new County Profile provides an overview of the county's physical, social, education, healthcare and economic factors. It has demographic trends, identifies economic opportunities and presents a feel for the quality of life in each community. County Profile-|
A Red Flag Warning is issued to indicate the imminent danger of severe fire weather and a relatively high probability of occurring. Stay current with our National Weather Service feed below.
Rifle Treasurer's Office closing
The last day the Treasurer and Public Trustee's office will be open in Rifle is June 30, 2015. Operations of the Clerk and Recorders office in Rifle will remain unaffected and continue regular business as normal.
Garfield County offices will be closed Friday, July 3 for the Independence Day weekend. The Garfield County Landfill will be open Friday, but closed Saturday. This is updated information for this holiday.
Extreme Caution is emphasized by the Garfield County Sheriff's Office if you are planning to have a personal or private fireworks display this year. Fires can easily start and spread during this dry season.
Garfield County This is the official website of Garfield County government in west central Colorado. The county covers nearly two million acres of land, ranging from rugged alpine mountains to high mountain desert plateaus, and about 60% of its land is publicly owned. Home to more than 56,000 people, Garfield County boasts incredible outdoor adventures, a premier seasonal climate and has major rail, interstate and air access. Industries include energy development, tourism, ranching and farming. more-|