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

To view past agendas and minutes of the Board of Commissiners meeting please visit the County Clerk's Page

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. 

Updates to the Chaffee County Land Use Code
Michael Senter Agricultural Subdivision Exemption #3
Salida Hospital District dba Heart of the Rockies Medical Center Road Vacation
Cactus Ranch Major Subdivision Sketch Plan
Pinon Grove Minor Subdivision Final Plat
Broadview Rural Open Space Incentive Final Plat
Brady Minor Subdivision Final Plat
Updates to the Chaffee County Land Use Code

County and Community Information


Landfill Electronics & Appliance Recycling

Envision Chaffee County

Cottonwood Pass/County Road 306 Reconstruction

Cottonwood Pass Open/Closure Schedule

Chaffee County Housing Need Assessment & Strategy

Chaffee County Heath Assessment & Improvement Plan 2017 - 2023

County Resolutions, Ordinances and Procedures of General Interest

BOCC Proclamation Envision Chaffee County

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

State and Federal Government Information

Colorado State Forest Service, Salida District, Wildfire Rating Program

Colorado Department of Transportation Highway 285 Wildlife Underpass along the corridor near Nathrop




2018 Holiday Schedule

2018 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

MAR 27 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting

MAR 27 5PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by Regular Meeting

MAR 28 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting
Harriett Alexander Field

Commissioner's Regular Meeting

Fair Board Meeting

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

APR 10 9AM
Commissioner's Regular Meeting

APR 17 9AM
Commissioner's Regular Meeting
Buena Vista

APR 24 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting
Chaffee County Annex, 112 Linderman Ave

APR 24 4PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by regular meeting

APR 25 9AM
Airport Advisory Meeting
Harriet Alexander Field






















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