In an effort to slow the potential spread of COVID-19 in our community,
Saguache County government will have limited access to buildings
beginning Monday, April 27, 2020.
In an effort to move forward with our job duties, a decision was made
to begin integrating the public back into the county sector.
Staff will be providing limited essential services via phone and online avenues.
In-person contact for receiving essential services will have limited restrictions during this time.
These adjustments to county services and public access will be in place until further notice.
• Home and Community Based Services
• Regional and County Disaster Preparedness
• HCP for Children With Special Needs
• Nursing Services - Immunization and Vaccination Fees
• Prevention Services
• Communicable Disease Investigation and Information
• Public Health Educational Programs
Saguache County is currently accepting proposals for the Saguache County 2020 Fiscal Year audit. The ideal firm or individual will have extensive knowledge and experience related to conducting governmental audits in accordance with generally accepted accounting and auditing standards, and preparing financial statements that conform to all state, federal and industry guidelines.
All interested parties should submit a letter of interest and a proposal for services by November 6, 2020 at 3:00 PM to: Saguache County Administration office. For additional information contact Saguache County Administration at 719-655-2231 or .
The Saguache County Land Use Office is accepting applications for a full time Saguache County Code Enforcement Officer. Applicants must have a valid Colorado Divers License, must pass a criminal background check as well as a pre-employment drug test.
Applications will be accepted until filled.
Applications and job descriptions may be found on www.saguachecounty.net or may be emailed to you, please contact April Quintana at 719-655-2231
Saguache County is an equal opportunity employer.
Saguache County Sales Tax Grants now available!
The Saguache County Board of Commissioners will be taking Grant Applications for
Saguache County Sales Tax Grants until 3:00PM, Friday, August 14, 2020.
To be eligible grant applications must be for either: Emergency Services/Public Health
and Safety; Youth and Senior programs, projects, or organizations; or Renewable Energy projects/Business Opportunities and Job Creation.
Grant applications are available on our website at saguachecounty.net/administration –
see “sales tax grant applicationform5” or you can contact the Saguache County
Administration office at 719-655-2231 to request a copy of the grant application.
Saguache Crescent – please publish through the week of August 10, 2020.
Valley Publishing – please publish through the week of August 10, 2020.
Gunnison Country Times – please publish through the week of August 10, 2020.
Crestone Eagle – please publish in the July and August 2020 issues and on the website if possible.
Job Title: Director of Public Health, Saguache County
Saguache County, Colorado, is seeking to fill the position of Public Health Director. The position requires a master’s degree in a public health discipline; a nurse candidate shall be licensed to practice in Colorado within six months of hire; OR, similar experience to a nurse with exemplary history and at least two years of administrative experience in public health, and willing to seek additional public health education and experience within five years of hire. A complete job description and qualifications are available online at: http://www.saguachecounty-co.gov.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
Saguache County is a drug-free workplace.
All inquiries should be directed to: Saguache County Administration. E-mail: phone: 719-655-2231, fax 719-655-2635. Applicants must submit a job application, cover letter, and a resume. Resumes must not exceed three pages in length. The job application is available online at http://www.saguachecounty-co.gov/administration-home. Submit cover letter, job application, and resume to the following address:
Saguache County Administration
P.O. Box 100
Saguache, CO 81149
Faxed and emailed applications are accepted
The Saguache County Board of Commissioners is soliciting public proposals to spend
Forest Service Title III funds for any projects that will be used for projects that adjoin\s
the US Federal Property. Written proposals must be received by 3PM on MONDAY, July
Written project request must be submitted to the Saguache County Administration office
100, Saguache, CO 81149. The deadline for submittal is MONDAY, July 27, 2020 at 3PM.
There will be NO credit card transactions taken
through the Saguache County Treasurers' Office
from June 29th- July 13th as the office will be
undergoing a software conversion. Thank you.
The Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing at the Saguache County
Road & Bridge meeting room located at 305 – 3rd Street, Saguache,
Colorado, on the following date:
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 2PM
to consider vacating the last portion of Saguache County Road M39, approximately
To view the proposed vacation of the last portion of Saguache County Road M39 please
contact the Saguache County Administration – PO Box 100, Saguache, CO 81149 or
Written comments will be accepted until Thursday, July 2, 2020 and may be sent to
Saguache County Administration at PO Box 100, Saguache, CO 81149 or email to
By: Jason Anderson, Chairman
Chairman, Saguache County Board of Commissioners
Saguache County Treasurers' Office will be closed
on Monday, June 22nd – June 25th so that staff may
attend software training. Normal Business will resume
on Friday, June 26th. Please keep in mind that you
may utilizing the ballot drop box located in the south parking lot of the courthouse, mail, credit
card or e-check Thank you.
Disclaimer: Saguache County is not liable for any error or omission of information contained at this site nor for any use of this information.