1. Sept. 18 2018 BOCC Agenda Packet Now Available

    Click here to view the September 18, 2018 BOCC Agenda Packet. Sept. 18, 2018 BOCC Agenda Packet
  2. OCHAC Completes 5-Year Strategic Plan

    Ouray County Housing Advisory Committee (OCHAC) has completed their 5-Year Strategic Plan; the Plan was formally adopted by the Committee during their August 23, 2018 meeting. OCHAC 5 Year Strategic Plan
  3. Wildfire Smoke Factsheet

    If you live an an area where the wildfire risk is high, take steps now to prepare for fire season. Being prepared for fire season is especially important for the health of children, older adults, and people with heart or lung disease. Additional Info...
  4. EPA Camp Bird Mine Site Cleanup Project

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is conducting a removal action at the Camp Bird Mine Site in Ouray, CO. Click here to view the project fact sheet. Camp Bird Mine Site Project Fact Sheet
Road Maintenance Update for September 17-20
Crews will be grading on County Roads 2, 5, and 17. Crews will be grading all around the County later in the week.
***Subject to change due to weather and emergencies***

High Country Road/4x4 Road Opening Priority Update (Subject to change due to weather and road conditions.)
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All Fire Restrictions Lifted in the Unincorporated Ouray County 

effective August 31, 2018

Click here for more information.


Ouray County recommends that residents sign up for both WENS and CodeRED. Notifications can be sent via text message, email, or both.

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Wireless Emergency Notification System (WENS) is a general system of text messages that is sent when the recipient might be affected by something occurring in Ouray County. You can sign up by clicking the icon above and following the prompts.You can unsubscribe from the notifications at any time by replying "unsubscribe" to the message.

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CodeRED notifies residents of emergency situations or critical community alerts.