Planning Commission

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The purpose of the Planning Commission is to make recommendations to the county commissioners on land use applications, regulations and policies presented by the Planning and Zoning Division. The Planning Commission also makes and adopts the county’s Comprehensive Master Plan as required by Colorado state statute.


The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on the following:

  • Rezoning requests
  • Special Use requests
  • Vacation requests
  • Combined Preliminary and Final Plats
  • Special District Service Plans
  • Zoning Resolution and Land Development Regulation amendments

 The Planning Commission also makes final decisions on:

  • Urban Growth Boundaries
  • Site Approval requests
  • Updates to and adoption of the county's Comprehensive Master Plan

For the most up-to-date information, including meeting agendas and recordings of meetings, please visit 

Interested in serving on a board or commission?

Please fill out the online application here.

All available citizen positions will be advertised. Applications are considered in July and August for late September appointments, unless vacancies arise throughout the year - in which case they will be advertised here on