COVID-19 Basic Information
The City of Aspen works in conjunction with Pitkin County, the State of Colorado, and the federal government on COVID-19.
Pitkin County Public Health is the government entity that is issuing all news releases, updates, and information on COVID-19.
Current Public Health Order - March 23, 2020
Please look to this page - Pitkin County Public Health - for all updates on the COVID-19 situation in the community and for information on what to do and who to call if you feel sick.
Links to Federal and State Agencies for Information
City of Aspen News
The City of Aspen will provide resources and news and updates on our buildings and facilities and policies that relate to City of Aspen as an organization.
Letter to Community from TOSV, BOCC, and Aspen City Council - March 15, 2020
Letter to Community from Aspen City Council - March 19, 2020
Business Information for Aspen Businesses
The link is www.cityofaspen.com/covidbusiness
Declaration of Emergency
On Thursday, March 12, 2020 the City of Aspen declared and emergency to request resources and to mitigate COVID-19 in Aspen. On Friday, March 13, 2020, City Council held a special meeting to discuss and extend the declaration beyond its initial seven days. To watch the meeting, click "video" on March 13, 2020 meeting on this page.
Closed City Facilities and Services
The City of Aspen has closed all its offices until further notice. See this document for how to reach departments for phone, email, and website services.
Free Parking in downtown core and residential areas until March 31
Wondering how to handle waste, recycling, and compost during COVID-19? A complete guide is available.
City Council Meetings
Next Council meeting is scheduled for April 14.
As of now, attendance at the Council meeting will virtual only. No in-person attendance so as to comply with State and County stay at home orders. Council meetings will be broadcast on City of Aspen Facebook page and www.cityofaspen.com.
Closed until further notice
All Aspen offices
Aspen Recreation Center
Aspen Red Brick Gym
Aspen Red Brick Center for the Arts
Aspen Ice Garden
Wheeler Opera House
Wheeler Opera House Box Office - Aspen Show Tix is open by phone M - F 12 - 5pm
All classes at ARC and Red Brick Gym and Red Brick Center for the Arts
Non-mandatory advisory board and commission meetings
No new event permits.
Downtowner transit service
Rubey Park Lobby (restrooms are open)
Red Brick Center for the Arts
Rio Grande Restrooms
Wagner Park Restrooms
In Town Bus Routes
City routes are running at reduced hours with some suspended services. The five routes running include Burlingame, Castle Maroon, Cemetery Lane, Hunter Creek, and Mountain Valley. All routes are running 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. except Burlingame runs 7:35 a.m. – 8:20 p.m. and Mountain Valley runs 8 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. Please check www.rfta.com for more information on local and Valley service.
Closed for Season
Direct Highlands and Galena Street Shuttle
Cross Town Shuttle