News Alerts

Posted on: January 20, 2023

Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Process Begins

Delta County--in partnership with local municipalities, Fire Protection Districts, and Delta County School District 50J--has started the process to update our Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan which according to the Federal Emergency Management ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2022

Delta County launches “Delta County Alerts” as its new Emergency and Community Alert System

NEWS RELEASE – Delta County launches “Delta County Alerts” as its new Emergency and Community Alert System

December 9, 2022

The Delta County Sheriff’s Office, Emergency Management, and Delta County 911 Dispatch, in pa...

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Delta County News Alert
Posted on: December 7, 2022

2023 County Budget Approved by Commissioners

The Board of County Commissioners approved the final budget on December 6.

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News Alerts

Posted on: August 31, 2022

North Fork Miners Trail

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Miners Trail offers off highway access for pedestrians travelling back and forth from the North Fork High School, North Fork Pool, Park and Recreation area, and The Nature Connection, to the Delta County Fairgrounds.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

History of the County

Chief Ouray and Chipeta

Created by the Colorado legislature in 1883, Delta County's history is one of agriculture, mining, and land and water development. Over 100 years ago, the area was the homeland of the Ute Indians, and it includes a portion of the Old Spanish Trail.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Living Here

Cyclist Resting in Hammock

Delta County is nestled between the Grand Mesa, the West Elk Mountains, and the Uncompahgre Plateau in western Colorado. The County boasts superb scenery, unending opportunities for outdoor activities, and award winning orchards and wineries.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Present-Day Delta County

Confluence Lake

With close 32,000 residents, as well as thousands of visitors who travel from around the world to experience the beauty and culture of this beautiful area, Delta County still offers a sense of a friendly, rural community.

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