COVID-19 Information Resources & Contacts

Summit County and its partners at the state and local levels have a variety of resources and contacts available for those seeking information or assistance.

COVID-19 Questions

Do you have questions about the COVID-19 outbreak for Summit County elected officials or Public Health staff? Send an email to We’re looking for every opportunity to hear your questions and concerns.

Public Information Line

Members of the public who have questions about Summit County’s COVID-19 response, or activities permitted under the current public health orders, can call 970-668-9730, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday. On Saturday - Sunday, please leave a voicemail and contact information, and your call will be returned on Monday morning.

COVID-19 Testing

Call 970-668-5584 to speak to staff from Centura Health Physician Group (CHPG) to receive a telephone screening (no prescription required) and testing referral to get tested at the Centura Health Community Testing Site, or visit any one of the several other testing sites in Summit County, including those with same-day walk-in testing. All testing is free of charge.

Emergency Blog 

For the latest local updates and community guidance from Summit County Public Health, visit the Summit County Emergency Blog. (Para información en español: visite el Blog de Emergencia.)

Media Inquiries

For media inquiries, call the CDPHE Media Line at 303-691-7870.

Short Term Rental Complaint Line

Call the STR Complaint Line at 970-368-2044 to report public order violations. Beginning Friday, Nov. 20, multiple households are not allowed to occupy single STR units. Gatherings among individuals from different households are not permitted.

Public Health Order Violation Line

Under the current public health order, individuals and businesses must comply with a variety of health protocols. If you suspect an individual or business is not complying with these protocols and this is not an emergency, call 970-668-8600.

Information Resources

For general information about COVID-19, call the Colorado Helpline at 303-389-1687 or 877-462-2911, or email for answers in English, Spanish (Español), Mandarin (普通话) and more.

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