Welcome to the City of Leadville


The City of Leadville Council meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at 6 pm. 

You can join via Zoom but this is not a regular meeting and in person attendance is encouraged to participate in the process.


Meeting ID: 831 1181 4072

Passcode: 80461

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The City of Leadville is hiring:


Position:   Fulltime Street Department Truck Driver/Equipment Operator               

Pay:   $18.00-$20.00 per hour dependent upon experience and includes benefits.

General Statement of Duties: The City of Leadville Street Department is currently accepting applications for a full-time Truck Driver/Equipment Operator and is willing to train the right candidate!

Applicant chosen for employment must pass CDOT Physical with drug/ alcohol screening and will be subject to quarterly random drug/alcohol screening. CDL training can be provided with a two-year commitment.  Duties and the assigned schedule will be varied.

Applications are available at the Deputy City Clerk’s office in City Hall or online at http://www.cityofleadville.com.  Position is open until filled. Please call Diane Kiss at 719-486-0349  with questions. Return completed application to the City of Leadville Attn: Diane at 800 Harrison Ave between 8am and 5pm.  Or by email to cityclerk@leadville-co.gov

Application Deadline:  Deadline for applications is until filled


Position:   City Administrator, fulltime salaried position with benefits

Pay:   $90,000 - $100,000 dependent upon experience

General Statement of Duties: The City of Leadville is currently accepting resumes for the City Administrator position.

The City Administrator is responsible for the overall operation of the City of Leadville’s government and provides centralization of the administrative responsibilities through the management of various departments and direct reports. This includes providing information and recommendations to the Mayor and City Council, ensuring adherence to City ordinances, policies and laws, and overseeing the City’s annual budget.

Please click on the following link to see the job description and apply: City Administrator Job Description 

Please submit a resume and cover letter detailing your experience and qualifications to cityclerk@leadville-co.gov. Please call Diane Kiss, Deputy City Clerk, at 719-486-0349 with questions.

Application Deadline:  November 1, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.



Short Term Rental Licenses in the City of Leadville:

The City of Leadville is currently NOT accepting any more Class II 2021 Short Term Rental licenses with our new online platform MuniRevs as we are at the cap. If you wish to get on the list for future available licenses please email adminservices@leadville-co.gov with your name, address, phone number and email address.

Below is the link to the STR license webpage:







City Department Contacts below:

Mayor  719-207-2072    lvmayor@leadville-co.gov
Admin   719-486-2092 EXT 104 adminassistant@leadville-co.gov
City Clerk    719-486-0349   cityclerk@leadville-co.gov
Police 719-486-1365   lpdadmin@leadville-co.gov  
Dispatch   719-486-1249 or 911  
Fire    719-486-2990 ddailey@leadvillefire.org 
Street    719-486-1166 streetdept@leadville-co.gov
Animal Shelter    719-486-8951 leadvilleshelter@gmail.com



Updated: 6/1/2021



Coloradans need to stay informed, take simple disease prevention measures, and prepare.

Practice good hygiene. Thoroughly wash your hands with soap and water. In the absence of soap and water, use hand-sanitizer; use a tissue or your elbow or sleeve to cover coughs and sneezes. 

Stay home if you’re sick; keep your children home if they are sick. Talk to your employer about working from home if possible.

We advise Coloradans to always be prepared for an emergency and have a plan for your family. 

Stay informed with reliable, up-to-date information. People who have general questions about coronavirus disease 2019, can call CO HELP at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911 or email  COHELP@RMPDC.org, for answers in English and Spanish (Español), Mandarin (普通话), and more.

Coloradans can also visit the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus Disease 2019 website for the most up-to-date information.

The State's Colorado COVID-19 Updates website has local information on best practices.

Please visit our News Section or Facebook Lake County Colorado COVID-19 Information webpage for the most recent updates on COVID-19.

The City of Leadville is now accepting online payments for all permits, forms, and donations. Liquor licenses, Marijuana licenses, and fines will not be available for online payment. Please click on the following link to access the online payment portal. PLEASE NOTE there will not be a confirmation of payment. Do not enter payment card information more than one time. If you need to confirm receipt of payment please contact the City of Leadville 719-486-2092.