The official website of
Gilpin County

203 Eureka Street, Central City, COLORADO



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Welcome to the County of Gilpin Website
Gilpin County is a rural community in Colorado’s high country, neighboring the Continental Divide, yet less than an hour west of downtown Denver.  Residents enjoy a quality of life enhanced by the vast recreational opportunities offered by Golden Gate State Park, the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests, the limited-stakes gaming in Black Hawk and Central City, a state-of-the-art recreation center and fairgrounds, low taxes and financially secure local government.

Below are links to topics that might be of interest.

GILPIN CONNECT, a new service for residents. Call 303-582-9200 to schedule a ride, get more information or click here for a flyer.

The Gilpin County Passport Office will be closed July 29 and August 5, 2015, and will open for regular Wednesday business hours on August 12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Old Courthouse in Central City.  Information about passports is available at or 1-877-487-2778.

23rd Annual Gilpin County Fair is coming August 15 & 16, 2015. Mardi Gras BULLS & BEADS, contests galore, free rides, safety information, vendors, food, and the Central City Gunslingers. Click here for full information.

Coffee with the Commissioners has been cancelled for July and August. They will resume in September. Keep an eye out here for the notice of the next Coffee.

Funding Request Information for the January-December 2016 Gilpin County Budget:  Organizations that have received county funding in the past year received an email in June. This email included a 2016 budget request form due August 31, 2015, and the detailed policy, with guidelines as to what sorts of requests will be considered. The Policy Statement for Gilpin County Funding of Non-County Agencies and Programs may also be found on the county website at . If you know of an organization that does not receive an email or needs more information, please call Gilpin County Finance at 303-951-3671.

Osprey w/fish
Osprey taking a fish home for dinner!
Photo courtesy Deb Mestdagh

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Upcoming Holiday Hours:
Labor Day Holiday, September 7, 2015

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   Gilpin County Department - Alphabetical Listing                                                                                   

Advisory Boards
Administration Office
Assessor/Property Records
Clerk & Recorder/Voting & Elections
Community Center
Community Development
County Commissioners
County Coroner
County Manager's Articles
CSU Extension
E-mail Retention Policy
Emergency Services

Facilities Use Calendar
Fair Highlights
Finance Department
Gilpin Connect
Holiday Closures For Most County Offices
Holiday Closures for Transfer Station
Human Resources
Human Services
Info for Residents
Maintenance Department
Motor Vehicle Registration
Newsletter & Primer

Open Records Request Info - General
Open Records Request Info - Clerk & Recorder
Open Records Request Info - Criminal Justice/Sheriff
Parks & Recreation
Property Records
Property Tax Work-off Program
Public Health Agency
Public Notices - Admin
Public Notices - Clerk
Public Trustee/Foreclosures
Public Works
Senior Services Program
Shooting Range Project
Treasurer/Pay Taxes
Veteran Services

Victim Services
Visitor Info

Department Contacts
Contact Us
Courtesy Links
Department Directors
Elected Officials
Privacy Policies & Disclaimers
Supervisor's Site

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The official website of Gilpin County, Colorado 
Administration 203 Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado. Mailing: PO Box 366, Central City, CO,  80427 /  303-582-5214  Photographs used in this site are courtesy of
 J. Simpson
, J. Ferguson, C. Mueller, C. Takahashi, N. West.  All Rights Reserved.
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