New or Remodeled Food Establishments
If you are going to be constructing or remodeling a food service establishment in Pitkin County, please submit the following items to the Environmental Health and Natural Resources Department at least 2 weeks prior to your target date for commencement of construction / remodeling:
Blue prints (floor plans drawn to scale) & equipment specification sheets
Application fee ($100)
The application and associated material will be reviewed and, if acceptable, the responsible representative named in the application will be notified with a letter of approval. A pre-opening inspection(s) must also be arranged. After completion of the plan review and pre-opening inspection, the applicant will be billed at $162 per hour to a maximum of $580 for those services.
If you are going to be making significant menu changes, ownership changes, or minor interior renovations to an existing establishment, please complete the following application: