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Gilpin County

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Welcome to the Gilpin County Public Health Agency Home Page

Bonnie Albrecht, Interim Public Health Coordinator
Public Health Director, Mark Johnson, MD

101 Norton Drive, Black Hawk, Colorado  80422
(en route to Community Center)
Office Open: Monday thorugh Friday
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Telephone: 303-582-5803
Fax: 303-582-9063

Please use this link to email any questions or issues to this department.

Please be patient while the new personnel become familiar with this offce.

THE WATER LAB HAS BEEN RECERTIFIED. Samples for drinking water tests will be accepted ONLY between the hours of 8am to Noon, Monday through Thursday. Samples will be accepted starting October 23, 2014. Click here for more information.

Bonnie Albrecht, Interim Public Health Coordinator, has worked for Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) for ten years as an environmental health specialist.  Her experience includes conducting routine regulatory inspections and complaint investigations of food service establishments, child care centers, swimming pools, body art studios and mobile home parks.  She also coordinated and teaches classes for the JCPH Excellence in Food Safety education program for food handlers.  Bonnie has substantial experience conducting investigations of foodborne illness outbreaks.  She has also done extensive work coordinating and conducting surveillance and investigation of a variety of animal-related diseases including West Nile Virus, rabies, plague, and tularemia.  She also has extensive training in public health emergency preparedness as a member of the JCPH Public Health Incident Response Team.      

As a resident of Gilpin County, Bonnie shares the desires of her neighbors for having the best possible public health services in her community.  She has been inspecting retail food facilities, pools and child care centers in Gilpin County for 5 years and will continue to do so as part of her new role.  Additionally, she is reestablishing the well water testing program and with the support of JCPH and many other community partners, will coordinate many public health programs, projects and other public health-related activities for the citizens of Gilpin County.

Septic Information
2010 Use Permit
ISDS (Septic) Regulations, Permit, General