On December 5, 2017 two members of the Crested Butte Fire & EMS Volunteer Squad presented a letter to the Gunnison County BOCC in support of keeping the contract with the Mt. Crested Butte Police Department. Here is that letter in its entirety. On behalf of the Crested Butte Fire & EMS Volunteer Squad, we write today to show our support of continuing the contract between Gunnison County and the Mt. Crested Police Department (MCBPD) for Sheriff services in the north end of the
After almost 40 years of working together under a collaborative agreement, the Gunnison Sheriff's Office is terminating the contract with the Mt. Crested Butte Police Department (MTCBPD). This should be of great concern to everyone living in Gunnison County.
Not only will this be a huge cost to the taxpayers, it poses serious life safety concerns to the citizens living in the north end of the valley as well as the first responders who work and serve these communities. Dela
Local Crested Butte Realtor, Corey Dwan, has been named the Crested Butte Fire Protection District (CBFPD) 2017 “Employer Of The Year”. Corey is recognized for his contribution to the community and local Emergency Services by allowing his one and only employee to be “On Call” and available to respond to emergencies during the work day. For a small, volunteer department, employers who are willing to let their employees take volunteer shifts during work hours is instrumental in