Public Trustee


  • To charge the correct fees for processing all documents and to post all collections to the proper accounts.
  • To deliver all documents that are processed by the Public Trustee to the County Clerk and Recorder for recording as public record.
  • To keep foreclosure records open for inspection by the public.
  • To perform all functions accorded by Colorado State Statutes and to carry out all functions and exercises conferred by deeds of trust.
  • To perform foreclosures on deeds of trust in an orderly and timely fashion as directed by State Statute.
  • To release deeds of trust whenever requested by a beneficiary or by a legal holder of the indebtedness.

Public Notices

As of January 1, 2015 all Colorado newspapers are required to post their legal notices to the Public Notice Colorado website. The Public Notice Colorado website has a tremendous amount of information for every county and city in Colorado that publishes legal notices.

Contact the Rio Blanco County Public Trustee at (970) 878-9660 for Active Foreclosures.