Code Enforcement

The Town of Gypsum employs a Code Enforcement Officer to ensure that the regulations within the Town are being followed, including weed control, sidewalk shoveling, parking, and vehicle registration verification.

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Please view categories below and select the appropriate resource to assist with resolving your concern or complaint. 

Code Violation
These violations concern general nuisances and activities that are not allowed in the Town of Gypsum according to the Gypsum Municipal Code. These disturbances include but are not limited to; building nuisance, parking complaints, zoning violations, trash/junk/eye-sore complaints, abandoned vehicles, graffiti, noise complaints (during working hours) and drainage problems. Please contact our Code Enforcement Officer at (970) 524-1750.

Illegal Activity
If this is an emergency call 911. If you would like to report some type of illegal activity that is causing an immediate threat to your safety and peace of mind that include but are not limited to; suspicious persons, prowlers, loitering, vandalism and noise complaints (after hours). Please contact the Eagle County Sheriff's Department at (970) 328-8500. Gypsum contracts with the Eagle County Sheriffs Deputies for patrol in the Town of Gypsum. 

Animal Nuisance
If you would like to report a concern about an animal in your neighborhood, please contact Eagle County Animal Services at 970-328-3647.

Mosquitoes Nuisance

Please be aware that the Town of Gypsum is not responsible for controlling pests on private property. During the summer months, the town contracts with a service to periodically spray mosquitoes. Spraying does reduce the number of mosquitoes, but we will never be completely mosquito free. If you would like to report a concern regarding mosquito control, call the Town of Gypsum at (970) 524-7514. For detailed information regarding controlling mosquitoes in your area visit Fight the Bite Colorado.

Street, Park, Sidewalk, etc. in Disrepair 
Our Public Works department is responsible for keeping our streets and parks in good shape. Public Works will deal with problems including but not limited to; potholes, missing or damaged signs, streets in need of sweeping, snow removal problems, broken park equipment, irrigation problems (town property only) and graffiti. To report a problem, please contact the Public Works Coordinator at (970) 524-3121.

Click here to complete a Citizen Issue Reporting Form.

Common Regulations & Fines 
Please note, not all Town of Gypsum code violations are listed below.
Title 6      
Animals - Fine up to $2,650.
Title 8       
Junk Violations - Up to $2,650 fine. 
Nuisances - Up to $2,650 fine. 
Weed Control - $150 fine plus the costs of abatement
Title 10   
Parking Issues - Warning issued and fine up to $2,650 and/or a Town Sheriff issued violation.               
Valid Vehicle Registration - Fine up to $2,650.
Title 12   
Snow Removal - Warning for the first offense, fines up to $2,650.

For further questions or concerns please contact our Code Enforcement Officer at
(970)524-1750.

Snow Removal 
Keep your property safe and accessible.

Municipal Code - Title 12
12.05.010 - Duty to clear all public sidewalks and walkways.

It shall be unlawful for any owner, manager, lessee or agent of any building, real property or vacant lot ("property"), or any adult occupant of any single-family dwelling within the town, to fail to keep all public sidewalks and walkways within or abutting the property or dwelling clear of snow, ice, sleet and hail. These persons are jointly and severally liable for this responsibility. These persons shall remove or have removed any accumulation of snow, ice, sleet or hail after any accumulation, as promptly as reasonably possible, and no later than 12:00 noon of the day following the accumulation. 

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