County Road News & Info

2017 Summer work begins

County Road crews have the following projects planned for 2017:

Dates: Work: Roads: Expected Delays: Contractor:
May 1-June 15 Dust Control Meeker Area 1 Lane - Minor delays GMCO Corp. 
May 1-17 Asphalt Crackfilling 6, 7, 13, 33, 39, 62, 81, 135, 5 1 Lane - Minor delays  AM/PM
May 22-July 21 Chip Seal 4, 6, 7, 33, 39, 62, 81, 135 1 Lane - Minor delays GMCO, LLC
Undetermined Rd. Improvements 38 (Flag Creek-Bar HL) None County
Undetermined Build Parking Area 10 at White Creek MM 7 None County
Undetermined Improve Parking 10 at Spring Cave None County
Undetermined Improve Road 10 at Campground  None County

County Roads and OHV's:

Rio Blanco County allows the use of Off-Highway Vehicles (OHV’s) on designated Rio Blanco County Roads subject to certain rules and regulations detailed in Rio Blanco County Resolution No. 2011-43.  The County designated these roads in Rio Blanco County Resolution No. 2016-23,  2012-14 and 2013-29.

The current Rio Blanco County designated roads are:
All County Roads EXCEPT County Roads 1 (Blue Mountain Road), 5 (Piceance Creek Road) and 7 (Strawberry Creek Road)

For more information about the OHV-designated trail system, see the Wagon Wheel OHV Trail System and Meeker Chamber of Commerce websites

Community Counts is a great resource for issues or concerns regarding the oil & gas industry, including issues related to Rio Blanco County roads.