News Alert Junkins Fire
CR 387 and CR 386 are closed. All other roads and highways in the area are open.  Read more
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News Alert Junkins Fire Community Meeting Friday Oct 28 7PM
A community fire information meeting will be held at the Custer County School Multi Purpose Room (west gym entrance), 709 Main St, Westcliffe, at 7:00 p.m. Friday, October 28, 2016 Read more
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News Alert Stage II Fire Ban currently in effect
A Stage II fire ban is currently in effect for public and private land within Custer County. Read more
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Custer County, one of Colorado's most beautiful mountain landscapes, honors its rural, agricultural, mining, and western heritage, and seeks to connect its future with its past by protecting local values, preserving community assets, respecting property rights, accommodating managed growth and compatible economic development, and serving as responsible stewards of its inspiring natural environment.

Custer County ranges from the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range on the west to Wetmore on the east and San Isabel on the southeast. The County seat is Westcliffe at an elevation of 7888 feet. Located south of Caņon City and west of Pueblo, Custer County has a population of approximately 4,000 people.

Custer County is a popular outdoor vacation spot, boasting several 14,000 foot peaks as well as numerous fishing, hiking, hunting, and camping areas.

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Flu Shot Clinics
Custer County Public Health Agency
Please bring your Medicare/Medicaid cards to cover cost

Saturday November 5      9am-Noon
Custer County School Multi-purpose Room
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