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COVID-19 Information

This page is intended as a single location to gather information regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus. This page will be updated as new information becomes available.

County Buildings Reopening

Effective Monday, May 18, 2020, at 7:00 a.m., Fremont County buildings will reopen to the public for walk in public traffic subject to PUBLIC HEALTH and SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIREMENTS.

All persons admitted to the building shall observe state requirements and guidelines for social distancing including 6-foot separation distance, thorough sanitizing, wearing of masks and other precautions as are required by Public Health, Commissioners, Executive Orders, Public Health Orders and such other requirements and guidelines as may be instituted in the future.

We ask all visitors to be patient as we transition to reopening and to follow the requests of County employees in regards to social distancing and personal protective gear.

Colorado COVID-19 Updates

The State of Colorado has developed a website with information and resources about COVID-19. It can be accessed at https://covid19.colorado.gov/.

COVID-19 Information Hotline

The Fremont County Emergency Operations Center will provide a call center for general information on Fremont County COVID-19 response and support, general protective measures, differences between isoation and quarantine, questions, and answers for the citizens of Fremont County.

The Fremont County COVID-19 information hotline phone number is (719) 276-7421.

Prepare for Release of Federal COVID-19 Loan Programs NOW!

The U.S. Small Business Administration will re-release loan programs, likely this week bringing funds to small businesses and non-profits. Availability for funding will be on a first-come first-served basis, so it is important to be prepared now and apply as soon as the funds are released. Find out more information about these programs from the Colorado Nonprofit Association and the National Council of Nonprofits.

For more information, click here.

COVID-19 Files

Central Colorado Housing

Attention Homeowners and Renters affected by COVID-19:

CCH/UAACOG has assistance available to help with mortgage or rent payments.

This assistance is available to homeowners and renters in Chaffee, Custer, Fremont and Lake Counties. To receive assistance, applicants must be able to show they are having difficulty make their mortgage or rent payments due to a loss or reduction of income caused by COVID-19.

Additional restrictions may apply.

For more information or to apply call 719-269-7687.

Solvista Health Resource:

Free Daily Solvista Health Groups for Community Members and clients.

Contact Dusty at 719-431-3575 or Heather at 719-322-3924.

COVID-19 Resources