Cripple Creek, Colorado

CASINOS ARE OPEN!!!!!!

The City of Cripple Creek Colorado

Cripple Creek played an integral role in the rich heritage of Colorado. The first homesteaders arrived here in the mid-1800s. In 1890, a ranch hand named Bob Womack discovered gold and Cripple Creek changed forever. By 1900, more than 50,000 people called the gold camp home. When the golden era ended in 1918, more than $300 million in gold had been mined in what would be the last great gold rush in North America. By the 1920s, only about 40 mines remained, but two decades later, in the 1940s, the town began to promote itself as a tourist destination, offering visitors a glimpse into the past. In 1991, the town was opened to limited-stakes gaming. Today, the venerable gold camp has reinvented itself as a full-service tourist destination, all the while preserving and showcasing its rich history.


ANNOUNCEMENTS

CITY OF CRIPPLE CREEK OFFICES BEGIN REOPENING MONDAY, JUNE 8, 2020 AND REQUEST THAT CITIZENS AND PATRONS WEAR MASKS INSIDE ALL CITY FACILITIES.

MANY OFFICES WILL CONTINUE TO HAVE REDUCED STAFFING AND HOURS, PLEASE CONTACT CITY HALL AT 719-689-2502 WITH SPECIFIC QUESTIONS.


JUNE UPDATES

City of Cripple Creek Community Update #7 – Posted June 5, 2020

UPDATED COVID-19 TESTING INFORMATION FOR TELLER COUNTY – JUNE 4, 2020

“Creek Streateries” Revitalization Concept


Link to Teller County Home Page With Full Listing of STATE / CDPHE / TELLER COUNTY Notices and Updates Regarding COVID-19

For the most up to date information on COVID-19 in Teller County, please visit the TellerCOVID.com website.


MAY UPDATES

Teller Variance Decision 06-07-2020 (Casinos Can Reopen)
Teller County Casino Variance Request 05-29-2020
Teller County Variance Decision 5-22-2020
Teller County Request for Variance from PHO-20-28


APRIL UPDATES

CRIPPLE CREEK Community Update #6
City of Cripple Creek Safer At Home Reopening from COVID-19 Guidance
CRIPPLE CREEK Community Update #5
Safer at Home Executive Order 4/27/2020 (6 pages)
Details of Governor’s Safer at Home Order (34 pages)
Teller County’s Safer at Home Practices for Our Community (1 page)


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COVID-19 INFORMATION AND LINKS

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City Council Agendas & Minutes


Large-type printed material of any city documents are available upon request for the visually impaired.

Cripple Creek Development Code


City of Cripple Creek Job Opportunities


The City of Cripple Creek

337 E. Bennett Ave.
P.O. Box 430
Cripple Creek, CO 80813
(719) 689-2502
Fax (719) 689-2774

Mayor

Milford Ashworth

City Council
Tom Litherland, Mayor Pro Tem
Charles Solomone
Meghan Rozell
Melissa Trenary

Click Below for Event and Tourism Information:

www.VisitCrippleCreek.com

 

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