An Act of the Colorado General Assembly created Washington County, named for George Washington, on February 9th, 1887. Washington County ranks 12th largest of the 64 Colorado counties with a total of 2524 square miles. The 2015 population was 4,814 averaging over 320 acres for every man, woman and child. There are 5 school districts in Washco: Akron, Arickaree, Lone Star, Otis and Woodlin. Most of the land is dedicated to farming and ranching. The county is the second highest of all of the Colorado counties in wheat production. Akron is the county seat and the southernmost part of the county is the ‘high point’ on the great plains between Denver, Colorado and Akron, Ohio with Fremont's Butte and Rocking Chair being familiar landmarks to the locals. Washco is a perfect place to relax, rejuvenate, and captures the honesty and determination of rural people and their families... Read more...
Washington County Online Tax Sale Auction
The 2021 Washington County Tax Sale will be held online. Registration will begin October 8th, 2021. Start time for the Auction is November 3rd, 2021 @ 10AM MT
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FOR LIST OF DELINQUENT TAXES AND MORE INFO GO TO THE TREASURERS PAGE UNDER DEPARTMENTS
ROAD AND BRIDGE EMPLOYEE
The Washington County Board of County Commissioners will be accepting applications for a Road & Bridge Employee for District 3 - Anton, CO. The position is available immediately. Responsibilities will include general maintenance of the County Roadway system, operation of heavy equipment and a valid Colorado Class A CDL. Monthly salary for this position is $2400.00 without a CDL, and $2500.oo with a CDL. A detailed job description is available by contacting the Commissioner’s Office at 150 Ash Avenue, Akron CO 80720 (970-345-2701). Position is open until filled.
Washington County provides an excellent benefits package to its employees and is an equal opportunity employer.
Applications are available online(click HERE for application) or can be picked up in the Commissioner's Office, 150 Ash Avenue, Akron, CO 80720. (970-345-2701). Please submit applications to the Washington County Administration Office.
Washington County is an equal opportunity employer.
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