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

To access the application for this board when it is available, click here to be taken to the Vacancies page.