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Division Director
Marc Engemoen
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200 West Oak Street
Suite 3000
PO Box 1190
Fort Collins, CO 80522-1190

(970) 498-5740
Fax: (970) 498-7986

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

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Public Works

The Larimer County Public Works Division is comprised of six departments that plan, design, construct, manage, operate and maintain the essential infrastructure in the County. Point to each of the departments to learn more, or access their webpage.

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Road Information Locator - is a software application that gives you the ability to view the county’s roadway assets using a map (road ownership, road maintenance, signs, culverts, traffic count information, crash information, plus much more).

Flood Recovery - Roads and Bridges

Flooding in September, 2013 impacted thousands of County residents. A major contributor to that impact was the devastating damage to much of the County road system. Temporary emergency repairs to reestablish access to properties in the affected areas have been ongoing over the winter months. Plans for permanent repairs are underway:

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  • Engineering - Plans, designs and manages construction for infrastructure improvements to County roads, bridges, and drainage. Also responsible for development review, traffic operations, environmental, right-of-way, permitting, and transportation planning.
  • Fleet Services - Oversees purchase, maintenance and repairs of light and heavy duty County vehicles; manages parts, fuel and fueling sites.
  • Natural Resources - Manages some of Larimer County's great outdoor places including open spaces, magnificent water-based recreation areas and responsible land stewardship through weed management and healthy forest practices.
  • Road and Bridge - Develops and delivers innovative roadway and drainage structure maintenance and improvement.
  • Solid Waste - Offers responsible disposal services to Larimer County citizens. Solid Waste operates the Larimer County sanitary landfill, Recycling program, Hazardous Waste program, Education program, and does landfill environmental monitoring.
  • The Ranch - Operates and manages all aspects of The Ranch - Larimer County's Fairgrounds and Events complex.

Annual Reports

For a quick and colorful overview of the Public Works department, and their work, check out their annual reports, below:

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