Based on the Board of County Commissioners’ priorities and direction, Larimer County Manager Linda Hoffmann released the Proposed Larimer County 2021 Budget on October 15, 2020. The Proposed 2021 Budget is $581.8 Million which includes a Proposed 2021 Operating Budget of $286.8 Million and a 2021 Capital Improvements Budget of $185.9 Million.

Posted: 
Thu, Oct 22 - 11:15 am
Department: 
Budget

A $50,000 grant from the Federal CARES Act and Larimer County Department of Human Services Office on Aging was awarded to the Energy Resource Center (ERC), a Colorado nonprofit organization.

Posted: 
Wed, Oct 21 - 01:32 pm
Department: 
Human Services

The 2021 Larimer County Proposed Budget is now available online. The budget includes nearly $582 million in expenditures

Posted: 
Tue, Oct 20 - 12:56 pm
Department: 
Budget

The Larimer County Commissioners' Office is asking residents to participate in an online survey from October 12, 2020, to November 13, 2020, with a focus on the county’s future.

Posted: 
Tue, Oct 20 - 11:02 am
Department: 
BOCC

The Larimer County Board of County Commissioners has officially proclaimed October 20, 2020 as ‘Brendan Unitt Day’ and accepted the announcement of the Brendan Unitt Community Service Award to honor his sacrifice and dedication.

Posted: 
Tue, Oct 20 - 10:46 am
Department: 
Natural Resources

Barricaded subject arrested by LCSO following SWAT incident in Fort Collins.

Posted: 
Mon, Oct 19 - 09:49 pm
Department: 
Sheriff
The most valuable asset at Larimer County is its employees who are always searching for better ways to serve residents.
Posted: 
Tue, Oct 13 - 10:22 am
Department: 
BOCC

Local agencies protect homes and structures.

Posted: 
Mon, Oct 12 - 03:54 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

A Fort Collins man was arrested after crashing a stolen motorcycle.

Posted: 
Sun, Oct 11 - 04:35 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

At about 10:30 Thursday morning, 10/8/2020, the Larimer County Communications Center was advised that the Wyoming Highway Patrol was pursuing a stolen SUV southbound on I-25 into Colorado. Deputies responded to assist and the stolen SUV travelled into Wellington. The driver of the SUV abandoned it and stole another car that was in the driveway of a residence. Deputies located the newly stolen vehicle and pursued the suspect on I-25 southbound. Along the way, a Precision Immobilization Technique (PIT) maneuver was attempted but unsuccessful.

Posted: 
Thu, Oct 08 - 04:00 pm
Department: 
Sheriff

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

Hunter has been located and is safe.

Posted: 
Wed, Sep 30 - 01:50 am
Department: 
Sheriff

The Board of Larimer County Commissioners and the Town of Timnath formally entered into an Intergovernmental Agreement [IGA] for cooperative planning in the Growth Management Area around the Town of Timnath.

Posted: 
Tue, Sep 29 - 01:30 pm
Department: 
Community Development

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

A preview of a new and more user-friendly 2020 Larimer County Land Use Code and Comprehensive Plan overview will be presented for discussion at two virtual open houses.

Posted: 
Mon, Sep 21 - 12:58 pm
Department: 
Community Development

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

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

On recommendation from the Larimer County Sheriff, the Board of Larimer County Commissioners on Oct. 27, 2020, voted 3-0 to adopt a resolution that extends the original Aug. 18th resolution banning open fires in unincorporated Larimer County. The extended fire ban stays in effect until midnight Nov. 30.

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