Local COVID-19 Information



Town Trustee Meetings Move to Hybrid In-Person/Virtual Format Starting 4/12/21

San Juan County has been moved to Level Green on the State of Colorado COVID-19 Dial, and the Town of Silverton has implemented a hybrid in-person/virtual model for Town Board of Trustees meetings to allow limited in-person public participation starting on Monday 4/12/21. 

Virtual Meeting Login:

Zoom Webinar Link:

By Telephone: Dial 669-900-6833 and enter Webinar ID 886 3748 7127 when prompted.

YouTube (live and recorded for later viewing, does not support public comment)


Business Impact Survey Results

The Town of Silverton and Silverton Area Chamber of Commerce distributed a survey in May 2020 to business license holders and Chamber members to gather information about the challenges that Silverton and San Juan County businesses are experiencing as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.This input is helping the San Juan County Office of Emergency Management Economic Recovery Team and local officials to understand and address the needs of our local business community.  The results of the survey are now available for viewing by clicking this link.


Free Masks & Sanitizer for Silverton Businesses

With grant assistance from the Help Colorado Now fund, the Town of Silverton recently purchased 10,000 masks and 25 gallons of hand sanitizer. These supplies are being made available to Silverton businesses at no charge. Local businesses are encouraged to contact Town Hall at 970-387-5522 to schedule a pickup or delivery of these items.


Local Resources

Online: Visit the COVID-19 page on San Juan County's website:

Email Updates: To sign up for San Juan County's COVID-19 email distribution list email

Public Alerts By Text Message: Sign up for the Nixle system to have public alerts texted directly to your phone. Simply text 81433 to 888-777.

Assistance By Phone: Call the Visitor's Center at 970-387-5654, daily from 10 am - 3 pm. The facility itself is currently closed to the public.

Southwest Colorado Disaster Assistance for San Juan County