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 District or County Court

Together Chaffee: Comp Plan Update
Preparing for the future, together.

Together Chaffee is focused on strengthening our community's unique assets and create a more prosperous future for all.  How do we ensure Chaffee County is vibrant and creating opportunity for everyone, while also protecting the things we love that make Chaffee County unique?

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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.   2019 Board Members

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 Updated - To consider Final Plat for Mountain Shadows Major Subdivision

Public Notice - To consider request for Preliminary Plat for Centerville Ranch Major Subdivision.

Public Notice - To consider requests for McConaghy Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption, Wilson Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption and Bellantonio Vacation of Right of Way

Public Notice - To consider request for a waiver of fees for a Special Event Permit for the Banana Belt Mt. Bike Race.

Notice of Continuation for Cool Clear Water Major Impact Review

Public Notice - To consider Nola Minor Subdivision Final Plat, Williamson Minor Subdivision Final Plat, Crosswinds Major Subdivision Sketch Plan, SMC Ranch Major Subdivision Sketch Plan.

Press Release Free Public Sandbag Filling Stations in Chaffee County

Price Quote Solicitation for Refuse Disposal and Recycling

County and Community Initiatives

Chaffee Common Ground

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

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

AUG 21 5:30PM
Planning Commission Special Meeting
Fairgrounds, 10165 CR 120, Poncha Springs

AUG 22 12-2PM
Heritage Board Meeting
Touber Building Methodist Room, Salida

AUG 22 3-4:30pm
Marijuana Excise Tax Advisory Board Meeting
Commissioners Meeting Room

AUG 22 All Day
CCI Mountain District Meeting
Park County Consolidated Office Building, 856 Castello Ave., Fairplay

AUG 26 9-11AM
Common Ground Meeting
Fairgrounds, 10165 CR 120, Poncha Springs

AUG 27 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting

AUG 26 & 27 All Day
Budget Hearings
Commissioner's Meeting Room

AUG 27 4PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by Regular Meeting

AUG 28 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting
Harriet Alexander Field

Closed for Labor Day

Commissioner Regular Meeting

SEP 4 5:30PM
Commissioner Special Meeting/Centerville Ranch Preliminary Plat
Fairgrounds, 10165 CR 120, Poncha Springs

SEP 5 6:30PM
Fair Committee Meeting

Regular meeting of Landfill Committee, Board of Human Services and Board of Health followed by Work Session

SEP 10 9AM
Commissioner Regular Meeting

SEP 17 9AM
Commissioner Regular Meeting
Buena Vista

SEP 24 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting

SEP 24 4PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by Regular Meeting

SEP 25 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting
Harriet Alexander Field






















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