Departments

  1. Administration

    The mission of the Administration Department is to provide strategic management, personnel, information and financial services to the public, the Commissioners and the County organization so they can experience and deliver excellent local government.

  2. Airport

    The mission of the Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional Airport is to provide aviation services to residents of and visitors to the Gunnison/Crested Butte community so they can fly in a safe, secure and efficient manner to and from a facility that is a self-funded enterprise.

  3. Assessor's Office

    The mission of the Assessor’s Office is to accurately, fairly and equitably value all property in Gunnison County and to provide: 1) The certification of values to school districts, municipalities, county government and service districts so they can establish budgets to fund public services; 2) The tax warrant to the Gunnison County Treasurer so property tax bills can be delivered timely; 3) The Abstract of Assessment to the State of Colorado so the administration and legislature can make informed decisions related to property taxation matters; and 4) Accurate assessment and property ownership information to Gunnison County property owners so they understand and have confidence in the assessment process.

  4. Attorney's Office

    The mission of the County Attorney’s Office is to provide legal advice, counsel and support of policies to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), other elected and appointed officials, commissions and departments so they can understand the full extent of their legal authorities, understand the limits of those authorities and act within those authorities.

  5. Clerk & Recorder's Office

    The mission of the Gunnison County Clerk & Recorder’s Office is to provide motor vehicle registration, document recording, licensing and election services to the citizens of the Gunnison County community so they can have their particular needs fulfilled in a timely, courteous and accurate manner.

  6. Community Development

    The mission of the Community Development Department is to provide land use, building and environmental health services to property owners, developers and all community members so they can achieve a balance of economic development and environmental protection.

  7. Coroner's Office

    The mission of the Coroner’s Office is to provide investigation, identification, communication and record keeping services to the Gunnison County community and the relatives of the deceased so they can have the manner and cause of unexpected and unattended deaths determined in a timely manner.

  8. CSU Extension

    The mission of the Colorado State University Extension Office is to provide education, youth development and community development services to the members of the Gunnison community so they can increase their application of research-based knowledge to better their quality of life.

  9. Emergency Management

    The mission of the Emergency Management Department is to provide comprehensive emergency management services to Gunnison County agencies, first responders and citizens so they have the necessary tools, information and assistance to develop and implement effective mitigation, preparedness activities, and response and recovery plans.

  10. Geographic Information Services

    The mission of the Geographical Information Services Department is to provide geographic data and project services to the public, other County departments and government entities so they can make informed land use decisions and effectively manage emergency response services.

  11. Health & Human Services

    The mission of the Gunnison County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is to provide prevention, protection, advocacy and support services to Gunnison and Hinsdale County-area individuals and families across the life spectrum so they can have an improved quality of life.

  12. Information Technology

    The mission of the Information Technology Department is to provide IT infrastructure, personal computing, communications, policy and support services to Gunnison County departments so they can communicate without interruption, achieve their operational results and fulfill their mission.

  13. Juvenile Services

    The mission of the Juvenile Services Department is to provide information, prevention and intervention services to youth and their families so they can become healthy, responsible and productively involved in their communities.

  14. Public Trustee

    The mission of the Gunnison County Treasurer and Public Trustee Office is to provide revenue and foreclosure services to the public, taxing authorities and parties to foreclosures so they can pay and collect taxes and other revenue in an accurate and timely manner and experience a fair and timely foreclosure process.

  15. Public Works

    The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide infrastructure construction and management services to residents, visitors and County departments so they can travel on County roads, pursue recreational interests, and enjoy living in a more sustainable environment.

  16. Sheriff's Office

    The mission of the Gunnison County Sheriff’s Office is to provide public safety, law enforcement, victim advocacy, community service and detention services to the public so they can live, play and work in a safe and secure environment.

  17. Treasurer's Office

    The mission of the Gunnison County Treasurer and Public Trustee Office is to provide revenue and foreclosure services to the public, taxing authorities and parties to foreclosures so they can pay and collect taxes and other revenue in an accurate and timely manner and experience a fair and timely foreclosure process.

  18. Veterans' Services

    Learn about the services provided to and by veterans.