The current public health order for Alamosa County is Governor Polis' Safer-at-Home order. There is no local public health order.

Alamosa County offices are open to the public as of May 7, 2020. The county is open to the public with regular hours from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All county employees are required to wear masks and we ask that the public do so as well. Strict social distancing is required and signs and floor markings are displayed throughout our buildings to help maintain a minimum six foot separation. We thank you for your patience and cooperation during this time.

Welcome to Alamosa County!

Our thriving community is home to over 15,000 residents. Alamosa is the commercial hub of the San Luis Valley and the gateway to the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.

Equipped with prime agricultural land, innovative businesses in energy, industry, cultural heritage, and transportation, Alamosa County residents and visitors also enjoy access to some of Colorado's best wilderness and outdoor recreation. Our climate is perfect for the agricultural production of barley, potatoes, alfalfa, and with 350+ days of sunshine a year, we are one of the most productive locations for solar power plants in the U.S.


July 2, 2020
Alamosa County Tourism Development and Local Marketing District Board will meet on July 9, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. Download Agenda
June 18, 2020
  Alamosa County is seeking community minded applicants for Deputy Coroner. Deputy Coroners are on an “on-call” basis and must have a flexible schedule during their on-call rotation. For more information and to submit your letter of interest please contact Coroner Trace Larson at tlarson@alamosacounty.org 

Employment Opportunities

June 23, 2020
Job Description: Responsibilities include: interviewing clients, intake of applications for public assistance in the categories of food assistance, Old Age Pension, Aid to the Needy Disabled and Medicaid.  Informs’ clients of eligibility requirements and benefits of programs and data entry.  Must be computer proficient and have good communication skills.
April 22, 2020
Job Description: Responsibilities include: Intake and/or ongoing social casework services to families, Drug Court, will perform assessments and evaluations, counseling, and crisis intervention.  
April 22, 2020
Job Description: Must be 21 years of age, have a valid driver’s license and be Colorado Post Certified. Pre-employment background check and drug screen required upon offer of employment. 2 years relevant law enforcement experience preferred. Excellent pay DOE, full time, full benefits.

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