The fourth annual 2017 – 2018 Larimer County Community Report is now available, highlighting services Larimer County citizens receive outside and inside town and city boundaries in Larimer County every day.  

Posted: 
Wed, 06/13/2018 - 10:13am
Department: 
BOCC

It was with determination, support from the Larimer County Community Corrections Women’s Program, and the generosity of the Kristi Visocky Foundation that helped Angela Ward, a client in the program, and build a better life for herself. Now she wants to give back to the community that helped her.

Posted: 
Tue, 06/12/2018 - 2:17pm
Department: 
Criminal Justice

It happens every day. The story begins with a phone call or email asking to send money to the I.R.S., or that there is a warrant from local law enforcement demanding payment to avoid immediate arrest. It also could be an email from the F.B.I. asking the recipient to click a link for more information. 

Posted: 
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 2:12pm
Department: 
Human Services

Fire danger is moderate throughout much of Larimer County at this time, but that may change quickly if high temperatures and low moisture continue.  

Posted: 
Thu, 06/07/2018 - 4:34pm
Department: 
Sheriff

The 35th Annual National Night Out (NNO) for unincorporated Larimer County residents is set for Tuesday, August 7, 2018.  

Posted: 
Thu, 06/07/2018 - 9:46am
Department: 
Sheriff

The Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB), Larimer County Engineering, and Town of Estes Park staff conducted a public meeting on May 27, 2018, in Estes Park to present the draft floodplain maps produced through the Colorado Hazard Mapping Project [CHAMP] for Black Canyon Creek, Big Thompson River

Posted: 
Tue, 06/05/2018 - 2:33pm
Department: 
Engineering

Cayne Lucia was arrested on June 3 in the Whale Rock area of Bellvue.

Posted: 
Mon, 06/04/2018 - 1:34pm
Department: 
Sheriff

Larimer County Treasurer Irene Josey reminds taxpayers that all property taxes must be paid by June 15, 2018 in order to be considered timely.

Posted: 
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:26am
Department: 
Treasurer

This is a general summary of topics discussed at the meeting and not verbatim.

Commissioner Gaiter provided an opportunity for voters to get to know the candidates for his Commissioner District 1 seat that will be open in November. The candidates experienced the diversity of this large district that spans the northern portion of the county, from the city of Fort Collins to the mountain community of Red Feather Lakes area. They will be visiting with Wellington residents on Thursday, June 7th (see details below).

Posted: 
Thu, 05/31/2018 - 10:10am
Department: 
BOCC

The Board of Larimer County Commissioners on Tuesday honored employees who have shown ingenuity, creativity, and improved processes at Larimer County with the 2018 Innovation Awards. 

Posted: 
Fri, 05/25/2018 - 1:57pm
Department: 
BOCC

On 5/22/18, LCSO investigators arrested Grant James Hess, DOB: 9/6/68, on allegations of multiple counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Child.

Posted: 
Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:53am
Department: 
Sheriff

Larimer County Offices, Courts, District Attorney, and Landfill will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. 

Posted: 
Tue, 05/22/2018 - 1:32pm
Department: 
BOCC

Plan for some fun during summer break for your young, aspiring artists and engineers. In addition to open drop-in hours, the Garbage Garage Education Center offers free workshops for kids this summer. 

Posted: 
Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:25am
Department: 
Solid Waste

On May 20, 2018, Erin Byrd (09/29/1995) was arrested by the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office on allegations of Sexual Assault on a Child – Position of Trust (Class 3 Felony).

Posted: 
Tue, 05/22/2018 - 7:56am
Department: 
Sheriff

Participate in an online survey with a focus on the county’s future at www.larimer.org/2018survey

Posted: 
Mon, 05/21/2018 - 12:10pm
Department: 
BOCC

Lesli Ellis has been named Director of the Community Development Department for Larimer County. Ellis will oversee Planning, Building, and Code Compliance Services for the county.  

Posted: 
Fri, 05/18/2018 - 1:52pm
Department: 
BOCC

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, 05/18/2018 - 10:11am
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, 05/18/2018 - 7:47am
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, 05/17/2018 - 4:11pm
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, 05/17/2018 - 2:49pm
Department: 
Clerk and Recorder