Welcome to the Chaffee County
Government Website

Our website has been designed to provide information to the public for the various government services provided in Chaffee County.  We recognize that the site must be continually reviewed for additional enhancements to make your visit as productive as possible.  If you are needing additional information that the site cannot provide, please send an e-mail or call us at your earliest convenience.

Chaffee County General Contact Info (for a specific office please see the Departments tabs above)

Chaffee County Director of Housing
Becky Gray
448 E 1st St., Salida

Chaffee County District or County Court

To view past agendas and minutes of the Board of Commissiners meeting please visit Board of Commissioners Agendas & Minutes or visit the County Clerk Adjunct website at County Clerk

To view past agendas and minutes from other County Boards please visit County Boards.

County Resolutions 2000 - 2019

Monthly Meeting Schedule for County Commissioners

The Commissioners meet the first 2 Tuesdays of the month in Salida at the Administrative Building, 104 Crestone Ave., in the Commissioners Meeting Room and on the 3rd Tuesday of every month in Buena Vista at the School District Offices, 113 N. Court.  Meetings start at 9:00 a.m.  This schedule may change from time to time and will be posted. 

Monthly meetings the Commissioners may attend:
2nd Wednesday 5:00 p.m. Salida Chamber Business After Hours
2nd Thursday 1:00 p.m. Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District , 339 E Hwy 50, Salida
2nd Thursday 5:00 p.m. Buena Vista Chamber Business After Hour

Public Notices, Requests for Proposals and Press Releases

You may view all County Public Notices including, but not limited to, land use, Special Event Permits, request for board members and any other need for public notice.  Requests for Proposals (RFP's) and Press Releases may also be found on this page.

Public Notice - Requesting letters of interest from persons interested in serving on the Chaffee County Planning Commission

Press Release Free Public Sandbag Filling Stations in Chaffee County\

Press Release Accepting letters of interest for 7 Peaks Resident Advisory Board
(Deadline for letters has been extended until 10a.m. June 28th)

Request for Proposal for restriping at Harriet Alexander Field

County and Community Information

Letter to All Colorado Senators regarding House Bill 1177 from Chaffee County Commissioners and County Sheriff.

Chaffee Common Ground

Countywide Sales Tax Increase

Envision Chaffee County

Cottonwood Pass Open/Closure Schedule

Chaffee County Housing Need Assessment & Strategy

Chaffee County Regional Socio-Economic Profile

Chaffee County Heath Assessment & Improvement Plan 2017 - 2023

County Resolutions, Ordinances, Proclamations and Procedures of General Interest

Proclamation Public Lands Day

Chaffee County Conflict of Interest Policy

Right to Ranch Conflict Resolution Procedures

Medical & Recreational Marijuana

Resolution 2001-04 - Providing for the control of dogs, vaccinations of dogs and their identification, control of vicious dogs and other animals, the impoundment of animals and describing penalties for violating such provisions.

OHV use on County Roads

Resolution 2017-10 Recognizing the Value of Federal Public Lands to Chaffee County's Economy, Recreation, Heritage and Quality of Life and Supporting Continued Federal Ownership of Federal Public Lands.

Resolution 2017-35  Opposing the Curtailment or Elimination of Grazing Allotments on Federal Public Lands

Resolution 2017-46 - Establishing the Chaffee County Marijuana Excise Tax Advisory Board

Resolution 2019-10 - Imposing a Temporary Moratorium on the Submission, Acceptance or Processing of Applications for Development Having a Residential Component Within the Airport Overlay District Pending Consideration of Land Use Code Amendments.

State and Federal Government Information

Fire Restrictions Chaffee County and US Forest

Colorado State Forest Service, Salida District, Wildfire Rating Program


2019 Holiday Schedule

2019 Commissioner Meetings Dates

Agendas for County Board meetings may be posted  or amended up to 24 hours before a meeting.  The official posting site for County Board meeting agenda's is at the County Administrative Building, 104 Crestone Ave., Salida.  Agendas are also available below.

   Monthly Meeting

JUN 26 5:30-7:30PM
Comprehensive Plan Update Open House
Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Pavilion

JUN 27 9:30-11:30AM
Habitat for Humanity Statewide Legislative Build Day
500 Crestone Ave., Salida

JUN 28 8:30AM
Commissioner Special Meeting AMENDED

 Common Ground Citizen Advisory Committee
Commissioner's Meeting Room

Commissioners Regular Meeting


Regular Meeting of Landfill Committee, Boards of Human Services and Health followed by Work Session

Commissioners Regular Meeting

JUL 15  1-3PM
Chaffee Common Ground Advisory Committee
Commissioners Meeting Room

JUL 16 9AM
Commissioners Regular Meeting
Buena Vista

JUL 23 3PM
Visitors Bureau
Salida TBD

JUL 24 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting

JUL 29, 30 and 31 All Day([possibly July 26 and August 1)
Board of Equalization Hearings
Commissioners Meeting Room

July 30 6PM
Planning Commission Meeting
Commissioners Meeting Room

July 25 - Aug 4 All Day
Chaffee County Fair






















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