Open Records Request

To request copies of documents pursuant to the Colorado Open Records Act ("CORA"), C.R.S. 24-72-101please review the Rio Blanco County's Open Records Request Policy.  If you experience any issues viewing this document, please contact (970) 878-9683 for additional assistance.

The required official Rio Blanco County Open Records Form may be accessed by clicking this link:  RBC Open Records Request Form.

Please be advised the governmental entity is allowed three (3) working days to process requests starting the first working day after the request is sent; or up to seven (7) days if extenuating circumstances exist. 

Specific offices and departments handle their own records requests. 

If you are unable to utilize the form above, please contact the appropriate Custodian of Records listed below: 

  • Rio Blanco County Clerk & Recorder's Office: 
    • For Recorded Documents, Commissioner Minutes, Resolutions and County Maps contact the Clerk and Recorder via email: Clerk@rbc.us or call (970) 878-9460 for assistance.
  • Rio Blanco County Coroner's Office:  
    • For Autopsy Report Requests contact the Rio Blanco County Coroner via email: laura.smith@rbc.us  or call (970) 878-9420 for assistance.
  • Rio Blanco County Human Resources
    • For Rio Blanco County Human Resource Records Requests contact the Rio Blanco County Human Resources Department via email: hr@rbc.us or call (970) 878-9572.
  • Rio Blanco County Sheriff's Office - Criminal Justice Records & Public Records that reside within the Rio Blanco County Sheriff's Office

If you experience any difficulties with the required form or have any general questions regarding  Colorado Open Records Requests, please contact the County  Attorney's office at (970) 878-9683.