There is a lot of “noise” out in the world about the process of administering elections.  Everything, it seems, has been politicized.  As the local official accountable to you for these processes in Larimer, I am not going to go political.  I respect that some are concerned about how elections are conducted, and I am also very confident how things work here.  Let’s put the “noise” in context.

Posted: 
Thu, Oct 01 - 03:42 pm
Department: 
Clerk and Recorder

With the largest 4-H program in Colorado, Larimer County 4-H continues a long tradition as a community of Larimer County youth learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills through hands-on experiential learning.

Posted: 
Thu, Oct 01 - 10:55 am
Department: 
Extension

The Colorado Legislature passed a bill that granted County Treasurers the authority to waive delinquent interest from June 15, 2020, through Sept. 30, 2020, for 2019 taxes payable in 2020. Taxpayers may submit payment until Sept. 30, 2020, without penalty or delinquent interest. Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, interest will accrue at the statute-mandated 1% per month and be subject to advertising and distraint fees as scheduled.

Posted: 
Thu, Sep 24 - 10:31 am
Department: 
Treasurer and Public Trustee

Annual award recipients for both the Behavioral Health Services Grant Program and the Gary A. Darling Grant Program were approved by the Board of Larimer County Commissioners at their regular Administrative Matters meeting.

Posted: 
Wed, Sep 23 - 01:44 pm
Department: 
Behavioral Health

Dorian Ortiz was located and is safe. He has been returned to custodial family.

Posted: 
Fri, Sep 18 - 07:25 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

 Fire ban on 11/30/2020 and is no longer in effect in Larimer County

Posted: 
Tue, Sep 15 - 06:24 pm
Department: 
BOCC

On September 14, 2020, Larimer County Coroner’s Office responded to a death scene in Rocky Mountain National Park. Steven J. Grunwald, age 24 of Greenville, New York was found near McHenry’s Notch Couloir. A forensic autopsy was performed by James A. Wilkerson, IV, MD, Larimer County Coroner. Date of death was determined to be August 29, 2020.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Multiple Blunt Force Injuries

Posted: 
Tue, Sep 15 - 11:13 am
Department: 
Coroner

On Sunday, 9/13/2020, at about 11 a.m., deputies from the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office were alerted to a burglary in progress in the 2200 block of East Lincoln Avenue in Unincorporated Fort Collins. When they arrived, deputies located three vehicles, two trailers, and two adult males. Upon contact, one of the males fled the scene in a stolen white pickup truck. Deputies pursued the male westward on Highway 14 until they had to discontinue the pursuit for safety.

Posted: 
Mon, Sep 14 - 03:11 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

Results of damage assessment to date for the Cameron Peak Fire (updated 09/29/2020)

Posted: 
Sat, Sep 12 - 05:03 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

How would you prioritize the programs Larimer County funds? The Larimer County Budget Office invites residents to answer that question by visiting the new Build-Your-Own-Budget website on Larimer.org.

Posted: 
Fri, Sep 11 - 10:59 am
Department: 
Budget

On 09/05/2020, the Larimer County Coroner's Office responded to the 800-block of Douglas Place in Berthoud to conduct a death investigation. The decedent was identified as Edward Brooks Kreutzer, 37, of Johnstown, CO.

Posted: 
Tue, Sep 08 - 01:25 pm
Department: 
Coroner

UPDATE – We are still attempting to locate Dorian and his mother, Jessica. They are believed to be in the Denver-metro area. If you have any information regarding their whereabouts, please call Investigator Steve Gates with the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office at 970-498-5169.

Posted: 
Sun, Sep 06 - 12:49 am
Department: 
Sheriff

Details of an ongoing homicide investigation in Berthoud

Posted: 
Sat, Sep 05 - 08:34 am
Department: 
Sheriff

Larimer County Offices, Courts, District Attorney, and Landfill will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, for the Labor Day Holiday.

Posted: 
Tue, Sep 01 - 10:38 am
Department: 
BOCC

The Larimer County Treasurer & Public Trustee’s Office will be posting orange tag notices through the month of September for mobile homes with delinquent 2019 property taxes payable in 2020.

Posted: 
Fri, Aug 28 - 10:11 am
Department: 
Treasurer and Public Trustee

Man and woman arrested following vehicle pursuit and barricade in a home.

Posted: 
Thu, Aug 27 - 10:39 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

Larimer County Behavioral Health Services (BHS) relies on input and expertise from advisory groups, each representing a valuable perspective on behavioral health in Larimer County. The groups define the annual priority areas for grant funding awarded through the Impact Fund.

Posted: 
Wed, Aug 26 - 03:30 pm
Department: 
Behavioral Health

To honor the life and public service of Larimer County Department of Natural Resources Ranger, Brendan Unitt, an honor procession of emergency services vehicles will occur on Aug. 28 starting at 12:45 p.m.

Posted: 
Tue, Aug 25 - 07:42 pm
Department: 
Natural Resources

On August 21, 2020, Larimer County Coroner's Office responded to a death at Horsetooth Reservoir, Fort Collins.

Decedent is identified as Brendan Unitt, age 27 of La Salle, Colorado.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Asphyxiation Due to Fresh Water Drowning

Posted: 
Fri, Aug 21 - 03:29 pm
Department: 
Coroner

Temporary waivers from the State of Colorado and federal government for several assistance programs not requiring recertification by residents receiving those benefits have ended.

Posted: 
Fri, Aug 21 - 10:59 am
Department: 
Human Services