News Alert Caution: Tularemia Advisory
Public health officials have identified the disease Tularemia in area wildlife. Tularemia is a disease that can be transmitted from animals to humans. Tularemia can also be fatal to cats and dogs.  Read more
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Welcome to the Custer County, Colorado website

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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The SilverWest Airport Advisory Board is seeking interested individuals to serve on its board. Please submit a letter of interest to the Custer County Board of County Commissioners by 4PM on July 30, 2014.

Live Music Silver Cliff Senior Center
Live Music and Pot Luck
Friday July 25 5pm
Silver Cliff Senior Center
612 Main Street
Silver Cliff, Colorado
Wetmore Community Library
2014 Summer Programs
FREE fun-filled family friendly activities and entertainment
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Saturday August 2 6:00-8:00pm
Square Dancing under the stars
Emergency Notifications
Custer County has contracted with CodeRED to deliver time-sensitive messages via voice mail, e-mail and text to targeted areas or the entire county during emergency situations or disasters.

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