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. 

Oak Leaf Limited Impact Review
Thomas Robitaille Board of Adjustment Variance Request
Live Nation Country Festival Special Events Permit
Town of Poncha Springs Limited Impact Review
Van Deel Minor Subdivision Sketch Plan
Whispering Pinons Acres Major Subdivision
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
Request for Bid Dust Control
Request for Bid - Asphalt Overlay Bids
Request for Bid - CRS 2P Road Oil Chip Seal Bid
Request for Bid - 1/2 Inch Chip for Chip Seal Operations Bid

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




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

FEB 19

FEB 20 9AM
Commissioner's Regular Meeting
Buena Vista School District Offices to be reconvened at 10:15 a.m. at the Buena Vista Community Center

Feb 22 3PM
Board of Review
Commissioner's Meeting Room

FEB 27 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting
Buena Vista TBA

FEB 27 4PM
Planning Commission Work Session followed by Regular Meeting  AMENDED
Commissioner's Meeting Room

FEB 28 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting
Harriet Alexander Field

Commissioner's Special Meeting

MAR 1 6:30PM
Fair Board & Planning Meeting

Commissioner's Regular Meeting
Commissioner's Meeting Room

Meeting with South Ark & Chaffee County Fire Protection Districts
Town of Poncha Springs Town Hall

MAR 12 9AM
Regular Meeting of Landfill Committee and Boards Health & Human Service

MAR 13 9AM
Commissioner's Regular Meeting

Mar 20 9AM
Commissioner's Regular Meeting
Buena Vista

MAR 27 3PM
Visitors Bureau Meeting

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

MAR 28 9AM
Airport Advisory Board Meeting
Harriett Alexander Field






















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