Emergency Management

Charlie's Place - Temporary Closure

The Clear Creek County and Gilpin County animal shelter, Charlie’s Place, is temporarily closed to the public. Due to the impact of COVID on staff, the shelter will be closed to public services temporarily while determinations of quarantine and/or isolation of personnel are made, in coordination with Clear Creek County Department of Public Health and Environment. Cleaning protocols are being followed. Care will continue to be provided for the animals.

If urgent animal assistance is needed, the public can contact Clear Creek non-emergency Dispatch at 303-679-2393.

Office of Emergency Management

Nate Whittington


2960 Dory Hill Road
Black Hawk, CO 80422

Diane Stundon

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