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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Pitkin County selects Interim Public Health Director

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Media contact:Tracy Trulove

tracy.trulove@pitkincounty.com

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Pitkin County, CO - The interim Public Health Director position has been filled by internal candidate and current PH team member, Jordana Sabella. She will officially take the le...

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Pitkin County Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Pitkin is Number One in the State for County Recycling Rates

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Pitkin County is ranked first in the State of Colorado for county recycling programs according to  the State of Recycling and Composting in Colorado 2020 Annual Report. In 2019, Pitkin County  came in with a 38% recycling and waste diver...

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Pitkin County Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Response to State of Colorado COVID Dial Changes

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Media contact: 

Tracy Trulove pio@pitkincounty.com

Pitkin County, CO -Today Governor Polis announced new changes to the State Dial. Pitkin County is officially moving to Level 3- Orange Thursday at 5 PM. This means reduced capacit...

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Pitkin County Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Hunt to close Sky Mountain Park trails

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Four trails at Sky Mountain Park will close for the fourth rifle season, Nov. 18-22, while an elk hunt occurs on a portion of the park.

Cozyline, Airline, Skyline Ridge and Ditchline trails will all be closed to public use during the hunt for safety reason...

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Pitkin County Press Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Aspen/Pitkin County Airport announces upgrade to airport website

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Pitkin County, CO – The Aspen/Pitkin County Airport is inviting the entire community and visitors abroad to explore its new website. The website is designed to offer an enhanced customer experience and ease of navigation through the site. The im...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Pitkin County Adopts CDPHE's COVID-19 State Dial with New Public Health Order

Media Contact: Tracy Trulove

tracy.trulove@pitkincounty.com

Oct. 6, 2020

Pitkin County Adopts CDPHE’s COVID-19 state Dial with New Public Health Order

COVID-19 website redesigned to support changes 

PITKIN COUNTY-The Pitkin County Board of Health vote...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

John Kinney, Airport Director for Aspen/Pitkin County Airport announces his retirement

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Media Contact: Jon Peacock, County Manager 

jon.peacock@pitkincounty.com 

970-471-8550 

John Kinney, Airport Director, today announced his retirement from the Aspen Pitkin County Airport effective August 10, 2020. 

John&...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Pitkin County Open Space and Trails launches WildLives campaign

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Pitkin County Open Space and Trails and Colorado Parks and Wildlife announce an educational messaging campaign, WildLives, listen to your better nature. The campaign’s purpose is to educate the public about respectfully interacting with local wi...

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Pitkin County Press Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2016

Pitkin County Elections Department to Move to New Location

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Clerk and Recorder and Motor Vehicle Departments Move Next

The Pitkin County Elections Department, now located on the ground floor of the Courthouse Plaza is moving to its new location in the Ute City Bank building arcade, at 501 E. Hyman Ave, on Fe...Read on...

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Posted on: February 2, 2016

County Commissioner Appointed to Statewide Public Lands Council

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The Bureau of Land Management announced new appointments to its citizen-based Northwest Resource Advisory Council (RAC) this week and Pitkin County Commissioner, George Newman is among the appointees. The RAC, composed to members with diverse interests an...Read on...

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Posted on: December 1, 2015

Community Input Sought for the Pitkin County Healthy Rivers Whitewater Wave and Streamside Project

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In advance of the construction of a whitewater wave and streamside improvements in the Roaring Fork River in Basalt, the first of a series of public meetings is being held December 7th to gather public input on the streamside improvements. A Recreationa...Read on...

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