Smoke in the Eagle River Valley

Smoke in the Eagle River Valley is coming in from fires to the west. For more information, visit

If smoke is thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease, respiratory illnesses, the very young, and the elderly. 


Contact Us

  • Phone: 970-328-3560
    Fax: 970-328-8789

    P.O. Box 850
    Eagle, Colorado 81631 


The Engineering Department oversees the planning and design of public works projects. Engineers review development applications; provide construction, traffic and support engineering; oversee county floodplain administration; and issue floodplain development, road cut, grading and access permits.

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The Engineering Department is responsible for processing of Grading PermitsPermits to Construct in the Public WayFloodplain Permits and State Highway Access Permits .

Development Review
The Engineering Department assists with the review of Land Use Applications and Building Permits

The Engineering Department undertakes a variety of projects to improve the infrastructure in Eagle County. 

The Engineering Department works on a number of on-going programs with other governmental entities and to monitor infrastructure.  The Department works with the Colorado Department of Transportation on regional and statewide transportation issues.  We work with local municipalities to develop infrastructure improvements, and we perform traffic studies of county roads, road sign management, and review of pavement management. 

The Eagle County Engineering Department maintains numerous resources which are available to the public.  The Engineering Department is available to answer any questions at the Eagle County Building, 500 Broadway, Eagle, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  After these hours you may direct questions to

Pedestrian Safety Improvements
Metropolitan Districts and Homeowners Associations interested in improving pedestrian safety by constructing sidewalks or pedestrian paths can review the Pedestrian Improvement Guidelines, fill out the Pedestrian Improvement Application and contact the Engineering Department at 328-3560 for assistance with your project.