Ouray County Regional Service Authority

  • 1-13.5-303, 1-1-104(34), 32-1-905(2), C.R.S.

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, and, particularly, to the electors of Districts Two (2) and Four (4) of the Ouray County Regional Service Authority of Ouray County, Colorado.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an election be held on the 8th day of November, 2022, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  At that time, one director from District Two and one director from District Four will be elected to serve 4-year terms.  Eligible electors of the Ouray County Regional Service Authority District interested in serving on the board of directors may obtain a Self-Nomination and Acceptance form from the District Designated Election Official (DEO) listed below, or at www.ouraycountyrsa.org, or by contacting Michelle Nauer at the Ouray County Clerk’s office located at 541 4th Street Ouray, Colorado 81432 or (970)325-4961.

Designated Election Official (DEO):  Karla Cline, PO Box 1262, Ridgway, CO  81432-1262


The deadline to submit a Self-Nomination and Acceptance is close of business on Friday, September 2, 2022 (not less than 67 days before the election).  If the DEO determines that a Self-Nomination and Acceptance form is not sufficient, the eligible elector who submitted the form may amend the form once, at any time, prior to 3:00 p.m. on Friday, September 2, 2022.  Earlier submittal is encouraged as the deadline will not permit curing an insufficient form.  Affidavit of Intent To Be A Write-In-Candidate forms must be submitted to the office of the County Clerk by the close of business on Monday, September 5, 2022.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, an application for a mail-in/absentee ballot shall be filed with the County Clerk no later than the close of business on Monday, October 31, 2022

Thank you Ouray County!

The Regional Service Authority would like to thank the voters of Ouray County for passing a 3/8 mil levy during the 2020 election.  This funding is essential for the health and wellness of our area.  Thank you for your support of this valuable Ouray County resource!

2020 Election: RSA Ballot Initiative

The Ouray County Regional Service Authority announces that it will place a mill levy initiative on the 2020 ballot.  The RSA’s current mill levy expires in December 2020.  Approval of a new mill levy will allow the RSA to continue to help ensure primary medical care is available in Ouray County.


COVID-19 Coronavirus

Ouray County Regional Service Authority is committed to supporting our community and Mountain Medical Center in the fight against COVID-19.

For up to date information from Ouray County Public Health see: http://ouraycountyco.gov/149/Public-Health.

Mountain Medical Center news and updates can be found here:  https://ridgwaydoctor.com/covid-19-updates/

Ouray County has a COVID-19 Hotline!  Call 970/626-5484 if you have COVID-19 questions.

RSA owned 35-year-old building (home of Mountain Medical Center) gets new roof!

The RSA owns the 35-year-old building which houses Mountain Medical Center.  With multiple leaks, the RSA tackled re-roofing the building this past fall.  This project was made possible by carefully stewarding tax payer dollars saved specifically for this purpose for almost a decade!  Your money, thoughtfully used to accomplish the RSA mission of ensuring primary care services here in Ouray County!


Removing leaking roof

Replacing roof

New roof!


The RSA is committed to ensuring the availability of medical services for Ouray County residents and visitors.


1. Maintain and replace building, equipment and infrastructure.
2. Contract with a medical service provider and ensure contractor viability.
3. Periodically submit requests for proposal (RFP) for medical service provider.
4. Periodic community health care needs assessments and establishing of future services of facility and equipment acquisition goals.
5. Fiscal responsibility to ensure the prior four objectives can be accomplished within the given mil levy. Five and Ten year projections.

– Scott Middleton, Past Ouray County RSA Board Treasurer