Changing Aspen Leaves - RMNP

Larimer County Offices, Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are all closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015.
County Offices are also closed on Friday, November 27 while the Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are open. Critical services at Larimer County will not be disrupted by this closure.

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Budget Office

The mission of the Budget Office is to assist decision makers make informed choices for the provision of services and capital assets and to promote stakeholder participation in the decision process.


  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining a comprehensive budget system and providing financial management information to the County Manager and Board of County Commissioners so that sound financial decisions can be made.
  • Advise, inform, and make recommendations to county officials on financial and programmatic matters leading to the effective and efficient use of available resources.
  • Coordination of all budget policy activities of county government.
  • Preparation of the annual county budget and capital program, analyzing the fiscal impact of all proposed county actions and relevant proposed state legislation and providing management and operational review and assistance to county agencies.
  • Certify all tax levies and revenue.
  • Provide clear and complete public information regarding each year's budget.

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Contact Information

200 W. Oak Street
PO Box 1190
Fort Collins, CO 80522-1190

(970) 498-7017
Fax: (970) 498-7006

Office Hours
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday
(except Holidays)

Background Image: Changing Aspen Leaves in Rocky Mountain National Park by Jeremy Hollis. All rights reserved.