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Chris Davenport Talks About Pitkin County "Text-to-911"
Pitkin County Public Safety Heads Talk About "Text-to-911"
Keep Up To Date On Pitkin County Roads and State Highways With Our New Map
Click on the link below to see a real-time Google map with the status of Pitkin County roads & Highways!
Do You Have Your CORSAR Card?
Why Buy a CORSAR Card?
residents and visitors are well served by dedicated volunteer search
and rescue teams, but mission costs are often in the thousands of
dollars. By purchasing a CORSAR card you are contributing to the Search
and Rescue Fund, which will reimburse these teams for costs incurred in
your search and rescue. Funds remaining at the end of the year are used
to help pay for training and equipment for these teams. Anyone with a
current hunting/fishing license, or boat, snowmobile, ATV registration
is already covered by the fund.
The CORSAR Card Is Not Insurance
card is not insurance and does not reimburse individuals nor does it
pay for medical transport. Medical transport includes helicopter flights
or ground ambulance. If aircraft are used as a search vehicle, those
costs are reimbursed by the fund. If the aircraft becomes a medical
transport due to a medical emergency, the medical portion of the
transport is not covered. Purchase a Card The CORSAR cards are
available for $3 for one year and $12 for five years, and can be
purchased at over 300 retailers in the state. You may also purchase
Please visit one of these links:
Purchase CORSAR Card Online
Purchase CORSAR Card Locally - List of Vendors
the cost of the card, you have helped ensure that trained and well
equipped search and rescue teams will respond should you become lost or
in need of rescue. Furthermore, volunteers will not have to incur undue
expense due to your emergency.