Global markets for recycling products have declined so significantly that Larimer County may temporarily allow Waste Management Inc (WM, Inc.) to dispose of some plastics in the landfill that have limited to no market value. 

Posted: 
Fri, May 18 - 10:11 am
Department: 
Solid Waste

Today marks the three-year anniversary of the second case in a string of random shootings being investigated by the Northern Colorado Shooting Task Force.

Posted: 
Fri, May 18 - 07:47 am
Department: 
Sheriff

WM, Inc. who is currently under contract to operate the Larimer County Recycling Center recently contacted the County concerning the collapsing prices and end market for specific grade plastics #3, #6 and #7. These types of plastics are commonly thin and flimsy and are used to manufacture take-out cups and “clamshell” deli boxes. These plastic containers are typically numbered with the appropriate recycling symbol on the bottom of each container.

Posted: 
Thu, May 17 - 04:11 pm
Department: 
Solid Waste

Primary Election Day in Colorado is little more than a month away – June 26th.  Ballots will be in the mail to registered voters the week of June 4th, and there are some very important things all voters – and especially those who are Unaffiliated (or sometimes call themselves “independent”) – need to know.

Posted: 
Thu, May 17 - 02:49 pm
Department: 
Clerk and Recorder

May is Older Americans Month, and three individuals who enrich the quality of life for older Americans were recognized on May 10, 2018, at the Senior Volunteer Awards hosted by the Larimer County Office on Aging.  

Posted: 
Thu, May 17 - 01:26 pm
Department: 
Human Services

Hayden Ell was awarded the County Sheriffs of Colorado scholarship for Larimer County.

Posted: 
Tue, May 15 - 12:58 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

On May 9,2018 there was a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Prospect and Carriage Roads in Fort Collins with one fatality. The Larimer County Coroner's Office responded to Medical Center of the Rockies where the driver and sole occupant of one of the vehicles was transported and later died.

The decedent has been identified as Andres Martinez, age 20 of Fort Collins, Colorado.

Cause of death is Multiple Blunt Force Injuries and the Manner of death is Accident.

Posted: 
Fri, May 11 - 02:19 pm
Department: 
Coroner

The 12-page report celebrates the Department of Natural Resources achieving the 50,000-acre milestone for land conservation in Larimer County.

Posted: 
Thu, May 10 - 02:21 pm
Department: 
Natural Resources

Area resource managers will be tightening requirements for launching trailered watercraft at Horsetooth Reservoir and Carter Lake boat ramps in the weeks to come.

Posted: 
Wed, May 09 - 04:00 pm
Department: 
Natural Resources

The Larimer County Landfill, constructed in 1963, is nearing the end of its life expectancy.

Posted: 
Tue, May 08 - 12:55 pm
Department: 
BOCC

Two locally-created sculptures that exemplify the history and are a symbol of Loveland will greet visitors at the entrance to the new Larimer County Loveland building. 

Posted: 
Mon, May 07 - 01:11 pm
Department: 
BOCC

Larimer County promotes a culture of innovation and continuous improvement and our employees have a long standing commitment to excellence. It is a great honor to introduce the 2018 Innovation Award Winners!

Posted: 
Wed, May 02 - 08:32 am
Department: 
Human Resources

Larimer County has been awarded the Platinum Level for its participation in the ClimateWise Program though the City of Fort Collins at its recent Envirovation event on April 27, 2018.

Posted: 
Tue, May 01 - 04:20 pm
Department: 
Facilities

The Board of Larimer County Commissioners today proclaimed May 2018 as Foster Care Month in Larimer County.

Posted: 
Tue, May 01 - 04:02 pm
Department: 
Human Services

This is a general summary of topics discussed at the meeting and not verbatim or official, recorded minutes.

Commissioner Johnson and Assistant County Manager Lorenda Volker met with citizens in April to discuss ways of coming together to strengthen community connections and become more resilient in the face of emergencies large or small. They welcomed experts to the table to share their resources.

Fire Mitigation

Posted: 
Mon, Apr 30 - 09:57 am
Department: 
BOCC

Man arrested on allegations of sexual assault over the course of several years.

Posted: 
Fri, Apr 27 - 02:31 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

The Larimer County Access to Justice Committee is presenting Family Law Day at the Larimer County Justice Center, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 11, 2018, at 201 LaPorte Ave., Fort Collins Colorado  

Posted: 
Tue, Apr 24 - 02:53 pm
Department: 
BOCC

To learn more about what the future of solid waste in our region, attend one of four public meetings in May to provide feedback and learn about the draft regional management plan concepts for waste recovery and disposal.

Posted: 
Tue, Apr 24 - 09:42 am
Department: 
Solid Waste

Drop-off locations in Wellington, Berthoud, and Livermore.

Posted: 
Mon, Apr 23 - 09:05 am
Department: 
Sheriff

The NCSTF still needs the community's help to solve a very important case.

Posted: 
Sun, Apr 22 - 08:06 am
Department: 
Sheriff