The 2020 Garfield County pesticide applicator workshop takes place March 18 at the fairgrounds in Rifle. Preregistration is required by March 12, and the workshop costs $45. The training covers private applicator license and continuing education credits for current cardholders and commercial applicators
GARFIELD COUNTY, CO – All Garfield County offices of elected officials and county administrative departments are closed Monday, Feb. 17, for Presidents Day. Staff functions that serve the community in emergency or 24-hour capacities remain in operation as needed, but administrative offices of such departments are closed. The Rifle Garfield County Airport is open for general aviation, weather permitting, although the airport’s administrative offices are closed. Anyone needing assistance at this time can call 970-230-1685. The Garfield County Landfill west of Rifle is open for business on Monday, Feb. 17. Information on county holiday closures, meetings and services is available
Garfield County Treasurer and Public Trustee Karla Bagley is stepping down from her elected official role for a new opportunity out of state. Bagley has served as the Garfield County Treasurer and Public Trustee for the past five years, having won re-election in 2018. Her current term runs through 2022, and Bagley’s last day with the county is March 13. The county is seeking letters of interest from anyone wishing to fill the role. In order to be considered, an applicant must have been a Garfield County resident for at least 12 months, and an eligible elector (18 years old).