2014 Rocky Mountain Fall Fly-in
Pilots from around the region will fly into the Rifle Garfield County Airport for the 4th annual Rocky Mountain Fall Fly-in September 26-28. This pilot event partners with airports in Leadville and Telluride. 2014 Fly-in-|rules-|
September 10 - Chip seal project on US Highway 6 in Glenwood Springs press release-|
September 9 - Prescribed fires scheduled for wildlife habitat improvement projects press release-|
September 8 - Forest Service to reissue special use permits on the Aspen-Sopris Ranger District press release-|
A showing of the documentary Fed Up is planned in Rifle Saturday, September 20, from 6:30 - 9 pm at the New Ute Theatre. Following the movie is a panel discussion on healthy eating with community representatives.
With school starting, make sure your kids are up to date on their vaccines. Garfield County Public Health is offering immunization clinics in Glenwood Springs, Rifle, and Carbondale. Call 970-945-6614 for appointments.
Enterovirus D68 risks are exacerbated for children with asthma. Wash hands well, avoid touching faces, kissing, hugging, and sharing cups or eating utensils with people who are sick. Disinfect frequently.
LiveWell Garfield County and Bookcliff Conservation District are sponsoring a tour of unique, local farms around the Rifle area by bike. The ride is on September 20 and is limited to the first 40 riders.
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-|