Planning work session

A presentation on the 2030 Garfield County Comprehensive Plan takes place Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 6 p.m., in the Garfield County Board of County Commissioners meeting room.
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Two Rivers Park closure
Sept. 24 - Two Rivers Park in Glenwood Springs is closed for riverfront improvements on through April, 2020.
Weed Advisory Board
Garfield County is seeking volunteers to serve on the county's Noxious Weed Advisory Board. The board meets quarterly, and the terms are for three years. Letters of interest are due by Jan. 10, 2020, by 5 p.m.
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Noxious weed calendar
The 2020 Weeds of Garfield County calendar is available. The free calendar features stunning images of county landscapes and residents, and information about various noxious weeds.
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Thanksgiving closures
All Garfield County offices of elected officials and county departments are closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 28-29, for Thanksgiving. Staff functions that serve the community in emergency capacities remain in operation.

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Ten Tips classes
This free class teaches parents 10 tips they should know to protect their children from sexual abuse. The classes take place on Nov. 20 in Parachute and on Nov. 21 in Rifle.
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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

November 14 - Protect yourself and loved ones from the flu

     Air quality statewide   National Weather Service
  AQI Index for Colorado River Valley reports Garfield County air quality

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  Watches, warnings and advisories
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