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KIT CARSON COUNTY  ASSESSORS office will be closed from Tuesday September 25th through Friday September 26th.  

KIT CARSON COUNTY eligable for low interest loan form the U.S. Small Buisness Administration Click HERE for full details.

Kit Carson County is currently accepting proposals for a Financial Auditor for the 2018 calendar year. This audit will also require an A-133 Single Audit as well as cost allocation plans for our departments of Human Services and Public Health.

Please include any past audit engagements, references and current license.

Proposals are due September 30, 2018. You may send them electronically to Paula.weeks@kitcarsoncounty.org or you may mail them to Kit Carson County, Attn: Paula Weeks, PO Box 160, Burlington, CO 80807. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Paula Weeks at 719-346-8133 ext. 220.

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Code Red

 

Register your home phone and/or mobile phone to receive notifications in an emergency CodeRED Community Notification Enrollment. Please remember if you move, or change wireless companies you need to update CodeRed.  If you do not remember your login please contact the Sheriff's Office and provide us with your phone number(s) and changes.

Click  Fire Ban Picture to be redirected to Sheriff Ridnour's directive regarding this ban.  

CAMPING POLICY: There is no camping at the fairgrounds except during pre-approved events.

 

 

Office Information

Kit Carson County courthouse will be closed Monday, September 24, 2018 to finalize the electrical conversion. Thank you for your patience through our construction! 

KIT CARSON COUNTY WILL BE CHIP SEALING COUNTY ROADS 48, X, HOGAN DRIVE, SNEAD DRIVE, COUNTY ROAD V, AND THE NORTH 700 FEET OF NORTH 15TH STREET ON SEPTEMBER 17 AND 18, 2018.  THE START TIME WILL BE APPROXIMATELY 8:00 A.M. EACH MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY, ENDING AT APPROXIMATELY 5:00 P.M.  

ON SEPTEMBER 19 AND 20, 2018, KIT CARSON COUNTY WILL BE FOG SEALING THE CHIP SEAL THAT WAS APPLIED ON SEPTEMBER 17 AND 18.  AFTER THE FOG SEAL HAS BEEN APPLIED, THERE CAN NOT BE ANY TRAFFIC ON THE ROADWAY FOR AT LEAST 2 HOURS AND POSSIBLY 3 DEPENDING ON THE WEATHER AND TEMPERATURE. 

IT IS REQUESTED THAT NO VEHICLES BE PARKED ON THESE ROADS DURING THIS TIME FRAME.   ANY CARS PARKED IN THE ROADWAY WILL BE TOWED AT THE OWNER’S EXPENSE.

IF THERE ARE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR AT 719-346-8133 EXT.220.
THANKS FOR YOUR COOPERATION DURING THIS WORK PROJECT.

 
(719) 346-8133301 - DMV, Recorder or Elections
  • 304 - Administration, Vital Records, or the Commissioners
  • 306 - Sheriff
  • 307 - Dispatch
  • 308 - Jail
  • 310 - Assessor
  • 311 - Treasurer
  • 312 - Victims Advocate or Useful Public Service

For the Kit Carson Courts please dial (719) 346-5524

For the Kit Carson Probation Office please dial (719) 346-8686

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Kit Carson County

KIT CARSON COUNTY ELECTED OFFICIALS

ASSESSOR - Abbey Mullis

CLERK AND RECORDER - Susan Corliss

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS - Gary Koop, Cory Wall, Dave Hornung

COUNTY CORONER - Randy Gorton

SHERIFF - Tom Ridnour

TREASURER - Pam Mills

 

Kit Carson County is located on the I-70 corridor in East Central Colorado near the Kansas border. Encompassing 2,161 square miles, Kit Carson County is among the State's top livestock, wheat and corn producing counties. Founded in 1889, its county seat is located in Burlington, Colorado at the Kit Carson County Courthouse.

Home to over 8,000 residents, Kit Carson County's six primary communities offer a wide range of social and recreational opportunities including the historic Kit Carson County Carousel and Museum, Old Town, three golf courses, three public swimming pools, a number of well equipped community playgrounds and parks and the annual County Fair and PRCA Rodeo.