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

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.

Press Release regarding Letter to all Colorado Senators regarding House Bill 1177 from Chaffee County Commissioners and County Sheriff.

Press Release regarding interviews for Comprehensive Plan Candidates

Nola Minor Subdivision Sketch Plan

Van Deel Water Heritage Subdivision Exemption

Board of Health - To consider a request to reduce the 100' setback for an Onsite Wastewater Treatment System at 8501 Monarch Estates Drive, Salida

Board of Health - To consider a request to reduce the 100' setback or an Onsite Wastewater Treatment System and the proposed well to 75 feet.

Accepting letters of interest from persons interested in serving as Arbitrators for the 2019 Board of Equalizations

Accepting letters of interest from persons interested in serving as Referees for the 2019 Board of Equalization

RFP - To replace the existing Chaffee County outdoor arena lighting with engery efficient LED lighting.

RFQ - For airport engineering services for the Salida Airport/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 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

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

APR 22 10AM
UAS Board Meeting

APR 23 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting
Chaffee County Annex, 112 Linderman Ave., Buena Vista

APR 24 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting
Harriet Alexander Field

APR 23 9-11AM
Chaffee Common Ground Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting

APR 24 beginning at 1PM
DOLA Department of Housing Tour of Chaffee County
Buena Vista, Poncha Springs and Salida

APR 25 8AM
DOLA Breakfast Meeting
Salida Golf Course

APR 25 10-11:30AM &

County Cyber-Security Training

APR 30 4PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by Regular Meeting

MAY 2 6:30PM
Fair Committee Meeting

Commissioner Regular Meeting

Commissioners & Planning Commission Special Work Session

MAY 13 9AM
Regular Meeting of Land Fill Committee and Boards of Health and  Human Services

MAY 14 9AM
Commissioners Regular Meeting

MAY 21 9AM
Commissioners Regular Meeting
Buena Vista

May 27
Closed for Memorial Day

MAY 28 9AM
Commissioners Regular Meeting

MAY 28 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting

MAY 28 4:30PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by Regular Meeting

MAY 29 9AM
Airport Board Advisory Board Meeting
Harriett Alexander Field

MAY 38






















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