Garfield County Closures for President’s Day

All Garfield County offices of elected officials and county administrative departments are closed Monday, Feb. 20, 2023, for Presidents Day. Staff functions that serve the community in emergency or 24-hour capacities remain in operation, as needed, and administrative offices of such departments are closed. The Rifle Garfield County Airport is open for general aviation, weather … Read more

City of Glenwood Springs Closures for President’s Day

City of Glenwood Springs administrative offices and non-emergency services, including City Hall (including Police Records and Municipal Court) will be closed on Monday, February 20th in observance of Presidents’ Day. The Community Center, South Canyon Landfill, Community Art Center, and Ride Glenwood will remain open with normal hours. Emergency services are always available by calling … Read more

I-70 Eastbound Now Open Through Glenwood Canyon

Update:  At 4:45PM CDOT was able to open Eastbound I-70 after clearing the accident from the roadway. Anticipate heavy traffic while the backed up traffic makes its way through the canyon. Please drive carefully. Thursday (2/16) at approximately 2PM, CDOT once again had to close Eastbound I-70 through Glenwood Canyon due to another accident. There … Read more

I-70 Now Open in Both Directions Through Glenwood Canyon After Accident

Update:  At 10:24PM CDOT was able to open Westbound I-70 through Glenwood Canyon, then a short time later eastbound was reopened as well. The roads remain very slick, and winter weather with bitter cold temperatures will continue through the night. Please drive carefully. At approximately 4:15PM CDOT had to close both directions of I-70 through … Read more