COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) is a disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus and was discovered in December 2019, in Wuhan China. 

The Town of Telluride is aligned with San Miguel County's Public Health Department(SMCPH) and has partnered with SMCPH in the testing of wastewater at our Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant. As of February 8, 2022, San Miguel County has lifted its mask mandate. 

State and Federal orders still apply. Masks are still required in the following settings: 

  • Shelters for people experiencing homelessness; 
  • Prisons;
  • Jails;
  • Community corrections programs and facilities;
  • Emergency medical and other healthcare settings (including hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, urgent care centers, clinics, doctors’ offices, and non-urgent care medical structures)