Dream Lake iced over - RMNP

Larimer County Offices, Courts, and Landfill are all closed on Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 for the Labor Day Holiday. Critical services at Larimer County are not interrupted by closures. Critical services at Larimer County are not disrupted by closures.


Contact Information

1303 North Shields
Fort Collins, CO 80524

(970) 498-5303
(970) 493-2795 Fax

Office hours
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday
(except holidays)

Emergency Services Specialist:
Tony Simons
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Wildfire Safety

The Wildfire Safety Program is now part of the Sheriff's Emergency Services unit.

Wildfire Safety Information

Wildfire Safety Program

Larimer County Fire Plan (draft) - A Community Wildfire Protection Plan --Updated 1/2009

   Additional Resources

Current Wildfire Status

Basic Information

Grant Information

Is your home or your property in the Wildfire Hazard Area?

Assorted Wildfire Maps

Wildfire Hazard Mitigation Regulations



Estes Valley

Are You FireWise?

Are you planning a community meeting? If so, are you interested in having a wildfire expert come to your meeting and present a brief update on the wildfire situation and what you can do to prepare yourself? If so, send the Wildfire Safety Specialist an e-mail. Please provide date, time, location and contact number, and they will contact you for further details.


Firewise Construction Fact Sheets

Plains FireWise Kit

Firewise Homeowners Kit

Background Image: Dream Lake frozen over in Rocky Mountain National Park by Bryce Bradford. All rights reserved.