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County Notices:

FCDPHE Additional Variance Request

Fremont County has submitted an additional variance request from portions of Executive Order D 20 044 and Public Health Order 20-28. View the attached files for more information.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

FCDPHE Variance Request Approved

Fremont County Approved Variance from portions of Executive Order D 20 044 and Public Health Order 20-28. View the attached files for more information.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

County Buildings Reopening

Effective Monday, May 18, 2020, at 7:00 a.m., Fremont County buildings will reopen to the public for walk in public traffic subject to PUBLIC HEALTH and SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIREMENTS.

All persons admitted to the building shall observe state requirements and guidelines for social distancing including 6-foot separation distance, thorough sanitizing, wearing of masks and other precautions as are required by Public Health, Commissioners, Executive Orders, Public Health Orders and such other requirements and guidelines as may be instituted in the future.

We ask all visitors to be patient as we transition to reopening and to follow the requests of County employees in regards to social distancing and personal protective gear.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Business Reopening Protocol Plan

Moving into our next phase of “Safer at Home” FCDPHE has decided it is in our best interest as well as the community's to require businesses to submit the attached business reopening protocol plan prior to reopening. The plans will be reviewed by our FCDPHE/Code Enforcement team and once approved, the business will be provided signage from FCDPHE to hang out their door or window. This is for all businesses in Fremont County, even those who have remained open and are deemed “critical.”

Email the completed form to

FCDPHE Business Reopening Protocol Plan This form was updated on May 21, 2020.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

COVID-19 Disaster Declaration

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

COVID-19 Information and Resources Page

A new web page is being made available as a single location to gather information regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus. This page will be updated as new information becomes available. The page can be found under the "Other Resources" tab, or by clicking the link below.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Roadway Projects and Delays

The Fremont County Department of Transportation will be conducting the following roadway projects between the hours of 7:00 am and 4:00 pm:

I Street in Penrose: June 2nd, & 3rd, 2020
Short/Parkmoor/Woodmore: June 8th, 9th, & 10th, 2020
West Grand/Capitol Hill: June 15th, 16th, & 17th, 2020

Expect delays during these times/days, and please limit travel in the work zones. As always, your cooperation and patience are very much appreciated while our crews work to improve the roadways for our citizens.

Monday, June 1, 2020

Fremont County Airport Advisory Board Vacancies

Fremont County is currently seeking enthusiastic, committed applicants for open positions on the Fremont County Airport Advisory Board.  The board reviews regulations and provides guidance on management of the Fremont County Airport.  The vacancies have terms expiring October 1, 2021.  Board meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the third month of each quarter at 8:00 a.m.  A letter explaining your interest in aviation and operations at the Fremont County Airport should be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m., June 11th, to the Fremont County Commissioners’ Office, Room 105, 615 Macon Ave, Canon City, CO.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Fremont County Tourism Council Vacancy

Fremont County Tourism Council has a vacant position! Fremont Count is accepting letters of interest from enthusiastic, committed individuals to fill the vacant position with a term expiring December 31, 2022.  Interested parties must be involved in a tourism-related industry and reside within the county. A letter describing your interest and qualifications in destination marketing and tourism should be addressed to the FCTC Board, and must be submitted no later than 4:00 pm, June 11th, to 615 Macon Ave, Room 105, Cañon City, or to Meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month at 8:00 am.  For information and general inquiries contact

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Fremont County Election Results

Monday, March 16, 2020