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Colorado General Assembly and Governor Polis approve changes that will delay certification of the tax roll

The Colorado Legislature and Governor Polis recently enacted changes to laws to accommodate property tax relief, which will delay Colorado counties certifying their tax roll. The new tax roll deadline is January 24, 2024, which is two weeks later than previous years.  
This extra time will allow taxing authorities sufficient time to certify their mill levies
and county assessors more time to compile newly required data.

Defective COVID-19 Tests

To All Gilpin County Residents:

This past October, Gilpin County Public Health offered free COVID-19 tests to community members to help prevent the spread of COVID in the county. 

It has just come to our attention that these tests were unfortunately shipped to us containing low buffer fluid levels, and therefore are defective. 

Gilpin County Offices closed Nov. 23 and Nov. 24, 2023, for Thanksgiving

Gilpin County Offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24, 2023, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. We are thankful for our residents and employees that make Gilpin County, "The Best Little County in Colorado". We wish you and yours and safe and happy Thanksgiving. 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, Nov. 2nd, 2023
CONTACT: Megan Hiler, Public Information Officer
Cell: 970-409-2784

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Clear Creek County and Gilpin County are both pleased to announce a big step forward
in the Sport Shooting Park Project as Himmelman Construction broke ground on the new public
shooting range early last month.
This new shooting range will include an operations building with restrooms, a classroom,