In order to help residents of Rico weather the coronavirus crisis, Town staff is requesting that you fill out this short survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NDNPWKZ. Please complete it even if you do not anticipate needing any assistance. All results will be kept absolutely confidential. We understand that needs may change as this situation continues and will re-evaluate in the future.
Please go to https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/ricocolorado/coronanvirus-resources for a more comprehensive list of coronavirus resources.
Please go to https://www.sanmiguelcountyco.gov/AlertCenter.aspx?AID=First-Case-of-COVID19-Coronavirus-Report-95 for updates on the coronavirus.
Please read this memo from the Town of Rico:
Due to concerns about the spread of the coronavirus, the Rico Town Hall will be closed to the public except for school lunch pickup until April 3rd. If you need the assistance of a Town Staff member, please text (970) 901-3420. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The State of Colorado Department of Health and Environment has information regarding Colorado cases of COVID-19 (the Coronavirus) at https://covid19.colorado.gov/. There is also information available at https://www.ricofire.org/sample-page/.
The Rico Library will be open to students that have online homework and no internet at home but access will be limited to five students at a time.
The Telluride R1 School District will be providing lunches for pick up at the Rico Town Hall Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. If you are in need of a lunch on Friday, Saturday or Sunday, please come to the Rico Community Church between noon and 1:00 PM or text (970) 729-0712. The food bank at the Rico Community Church will be available for anyone in need. Please call or text (970) 967-2863 or (970) 901-3240 for more information.
The Town is making every effort to provide information to residents. Please continue to check this web site and the Rico Buletin Board at https://www.facebook.com/groups/183518351691923/ for updates.