Public Notices, RFP's & News Releases

Public Meetings Calendar

Fire Ban Status

Employment Opportunities

Everbridge (Emergency Communication System)

About Chaffee County

County Directory

CORA Requests

Chaffee County Conflict of Interest Policy

Chaffee County Public Meeting Policies & Procedures

Guide to Speaking at Public Meetings

Chaffee County Public Records Policy

Assessor Record Search

Chaffee County Administrative Offices
P.O. Box 699
104 Crestone Avenue
Salida, Colorado 81201

2021 Commissioner Meeting Dates

2021 Holiday Schedule

Agendas for County Board meetings may be posted or amended up to 24 hours before a meeting.  

The official posting site for Chaffee County is the Chaffee County Website.

Public Notices and Agendas are also posted at the Administrative Office, 104 Crestone Ave, Salida

National Terrorism Advisory Alert Status


County News Releases

06-03-21 Seven Peaks Not Reviewed or Approved at This Point

05-27-21 Special Events Permits Application Reviews Pending

05-25-21 Cottonwood Pass Reopening for 2021 Summer Season

05-25-21 Nestle 1041 Permit Hearing Comments Deadline

04-12-21 Chaffee County Recognizes National County Government Month

04-08-21 County Continues Recycling Discussions; Evaluates Public Options

04-05-21 Chaffee Jail Manages COVID Outbreak

03-30-21 Angel of Shavano to Cease Recycling Services April 8th

03-16-21 County Adopts Proclamation in Support of Local Agriculture

03-12-21 County Offices Gradually Re-Open to In-Person Services

03-05-21 Landfill Fees Increase Effective April 1

03-02-21 County Begins Design Work on North End Emergency Services Campus

02-17-21 County Learns of Nestle Sale Agreement

02-04-21 Rental Deposit Guarantee Program Continues

02-01-21 Baker Elected to CCI Public Lands Chair

01-20-21 Public Input for Hazard Mitigation Plan

01-12-21 Commissioners Swearing In

Public Notices

All interested parties are encouraged to attend public hearings or submit a statement with options 

Public Notice - Chaffee County Planning Commission will consider the adoption of the Chaffee Recreation Plan during a public hearing to be held on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, beginning at 6:00 pm. Name of Project: Chaffee Recreation Plan Applicants: Chaffee Recreation Taskforce, represented by Cindy Williams of Envision Chaffee County Request: Consider adoption of the Chaffee Recreation Plan.   Correspondence

Public Notice - To amend the building envelope for Lot 4B-A to increase the buildable area on the lot. The area of expansion is currently a 25’ setback to the open space in Lot 4C-A2 for a drainage easement and adjacent to private open space in Lot 3B & 3C. The property is limited by steep slopes, a powerline easement, and a narrow boundary on the east. Name of Project:  Haygood Plat Amendment   Application  Plat

Public NoticeTo subdivide approximately 74.3 acres into eight (8) lots ranging in size from 2.4 acres to 36.6 acres, in three phases.  Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. The property has the 100-year Floodplain associated with Green Creek along County Road 221, and the South Arkansas River along the northern boundary.  Name of Project: Shaw Ranch Major Subdivision Preliminary Plan     Application     Maps    Civil Plans    Drainage Report   Traffic Study   

Public Notice - To subdivide Lot 2 of the Ogden Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption of 20.14 acres into five lots, all approximately 4.0 acres.  Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. Applicants are dedicating a 30’ wide private right of way (half road right of way adjacent to an existing access easement on adjoining property) off County Road 190 E. Name of Project: Ogden Major Subdivision Preliminary Plan-Final Plat   Application  Sub Plat   Road Design

Public Notice - To subdivide 35.04 acres into two (2) lots of 6.89 and 27.14 acres. Dedication of 1.01 acres of right of way for County Road 190 E will be dedicated on the plat. Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. Access will be on individual driveways off County Road 190 E. Name of Project: Williams Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption  Application  Plat

Public Notice - To subdivide approximately 16.9 acres into four (4) lots ranging in size from 3.6 to 5.5 acres. Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. Proposed access will be from two points off County Road 145  Name of Project: Martellaro-Veltri Minor Subdivision  Application   Sketch Plan  Staff Report  Correspondence

Public Notice - Special Event Application Hearing: Meet Me at the Creek. At The Meadows Farm, Buena Vista: Two days of music, camping, local vendors, workshops, and "community celebration." over Sept 24th and 25th, 2021. Proposed size of the event will be 5,200 people including staff and participants. Public Hearing Date CONTINUED: June 10, 2021.  Application   Map  Traffic, Parking, Crowd Plan - Modified  CPW Comments  Correspondence

Public Notice - Special Event Application Hearing: Seven Peaks Music Festival. At The Meadows Farm, Buena Vista: “5 day camping event sandwiching a 3 day music festival.” Planned for Sept 2nd, 8am – Sept 6th, 12pm, 2021. Proposed size of the event will be 20,700 people including staff, performers, and participants. Public Hearing Date: June 22, 2021.   Application  Cleaning Schedule  Emergency Routes  Square Footage  Full Festival Map  BV Water Permit  Chaffee Fire Agreement-unsigned  Cleaning Proposal  CSP Special Event Application  Drug Search Procedures  Maintenance Plan

Public Notice - To subdivide Lot 2R, 2nd Amendment, Ludwig Boundary Line Adjustment V of 4.509 acres into two lots of 2.027 and 2.482 acres.  A new well and on-site wastewater treatment system will serve the new lot. Name of Project: Ludwig Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption   Application    HWSE Plat

Public Notice - To subdivide 7.7 acres into two lots of 4.04 and 3.54 acres, and 0.12 acres of right of way dedication for County Road 163. Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. Name of Project: Nighthawk Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption   Application   HWSE Plat

Public Notice - To vacate the southwesterly half of Fourth Street adjacent to Block 15; the southeasterly half of D Street adjacent to Block 15; and all of the alley within Block 15; all in the Townsite of Nathrop. Access for these properties is from County Road 198 or County Road 197-A. Name of Project: Ortiz Road and Alley Vacation of Right of Way   Application   Vacation Plat    

Public Notice - To subdivide 36.9 acres into seven (7) lots, ranging in size from 2.1 to 19.4 acres. The lots are aligned along Hutchinson Lane, and drainage easements will protect he existing drainages. Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. The lots will have individual driveways onto Hutchinson Lane. Name of Project: Larks Perch Major Subdivision  Application   Sketch Plan   Staff Report

Public Notice - To subdivide approximately 10 acres into two lots of 4.42 and 4.99 acres, and 0.44 acres of right of way dedication for County Road 156.  Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property.  Name of Project: Lofgren Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption   Application   Plat   Staff Report

Public Notice - To amend Lot 2-OS (Open Space) of the Broadview ROSI Subdivision, Phase 1, to allow installation and maintenance of an On-site Wastewater Treatment System (OWTS).  Name of Project: Longmire Plat Amendment  Application    Plat   Staff Report

Public Notice - To adjust property boundaries for four properties to create amended property boundaries for four lots. Lake Parcels LLC will be dissolved and the property divided between the owners, while maintaining the recreational use of Parcel “B”. No additional residential lots are created. Name of Project: Cogswell Boundary Line Adjustment    Application   Plat   Staff Report

Public Notice - To subdivide 74.05 acres into two lots of 63.23 and 10.34 acres. The property has two domestic wells and two on-site wastewater treatment systems. 0.47 acres of right of way will be dedicated for County Road 250. Name of Project: Farney Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption  Application   Plat  Staff Report

Public Notice To subdivide 41.2 acres into two parcels of 5.0 and 36.2 acres. Wells and On-site Wastewater Treatment Systems (OWTS) serve the property. Parcel 1 will access from an existing easement recorded in Resolution 1998-12 at Reception #296422. Parcel 2 accesses from an existing easement through The View at Chalk Creek Canyon (now EagleView at Mt. Princeton). Name of Project: McFarland Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption   Application   Plat   Correspondence  Staff Report   Resolution  Easement

Public NoticeTo amend the definition of the ‘B – Buildable’ area for all lots in the Broadview ROSI Subdivision to allow wells, septic systems, wood decks and concrete patios anywhere in the B portion of the lot (this does not include the ‘OS – Open Space’ portion of the lots). The HOA has voted in favor of the plat amendment. Name of Project: Broadview ROSI Plat Amendment  Application   Plat

Public Notice - To subdivide Parcel 2 (remainder parcel) of the Bainbridge Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption of 32.9 acres into fifteen (15) lots, ranging in size from 2.0 to 2.2 acres.  Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. A new road on dedicated right of way will serve the subdivision. Name of Project: Sage Heights Major Subdivision.  Application  Sketch Plan  Staff Report-Updated  Correspondence   Correspondence, cont'd   Recommendation

Public NoticeTo subdivide 6.89 acres into two lots of 2.75 and 4.14 acres. Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property. Name of Project: Dvorak Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption -  Application  Plat   Staff Report

Public Notice - To consider a request before the Planning Commission to subdivide 32.15 acres into three lots and one outlot with the minimum being 2.02 acres. Name of Project: Held Brothers Minor Subdivision.  Application   Site Plan   Staff Report  Correspondence

Public Notice - Continued to August 17, 2021 - To consider a request before the Planning Commission and Board of County Commissioners to permit up to 12 large scale events and unlimited number of small scale events annually. Name of Project: The Meadows Farm Outdoor Theater & Event Venue Major Impact Review.    Application   Site Plan  Staff Report   Review Agency Comment Summary   Public Comment Letters   Public Comment Letters 2  Public Comment Letter Keidel Public Comment Video Submissions: Adan Letter  Video1  Video2  Video3  Noise Statute  Video from the April 6 Planning Commission meeting

Public Notice - To consider a request before the Planning Commission and Board of Commissioners for a property subdivision. Name of Project: Peak View Major Subdivision  Application  Sketch Plan  Staff Report-Updated   Letters: Raski, Tiegs   Planning Commission Recommendation

WITHDRAWN (to be combined with Peak View Major Subdivision application) Public Notice - To consider a request before the Board of County Commissioners for a Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption. Name of Project: Peak View (previously Sunnyside) Heritage Water Subdivision Exemption Application

Public Notice - To consider a request before the Planning Commission and Board of Commissioners for a Land Use Code Text Amendment - Correction to Section 7.7.2 Salida Airport Overlay District.  Map  Letter to Property Owners  Staff Report-Updated-Mar2021   FAA Comments

Public Notice - To amend Sections 7.8.22 B2 and 7.8.22 C2 of the Land Use Code to reduce the setbacks from the property line of a Marijuana Optional Premises Cultivation Center and/or an Infused Products Manufacturing Facility to adjacent residential uses.  Amendment Request   Proposed Text Amendment  Setbacks for Other Jurisdictions   Site Plan   Staff Report-updated-Mar25   Letters: Bort    Correspondence  
Planning Commission Recommendation   Planning Commission Draft Minutes

Public Notice updated - To re-subdivide Tract 1A-R of the Cooper Property Boundary Line Adjustment No. 2 of 16.73 acres into four (4) tracts; three of which will be 2.0 acres and the remainder tract of 10.73.  A request for a waiver of Section 7.3.7.C1 to allow a private road easement for access and frontage to the lots off County Road 163. Wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems will serve the property.  Application  Final Plat - Updated   Geotechnical Study  Report  Notice of Decision - Oct 2020   Modification Resolution - Dec 2020   Review Agency Comments   Staff Report-Updated  Drainage Study  Engineering Comments on Drainage Study-Updated   Property Civil Plans    Upper Arkansas Water Conservation District comments   Division of Water Resources comments

Public Notice - Board of Adjustment Review: Xcel Energy Transmission Line Height Variance - A height variance from thirty five (35) feet up to one hundred fifteen (115) feet to allow replacement of transmission line structures built in 1957 with monopoles and associated conductor/wire.  Application  Xcel Presentation  Staff Report  Letters: Maestas

Items Continued:

Consider a request before the Planning Commission for a Limited Impact Review for Aspire Tours Limited. Continued to date uncertain. 

Public Notice  for Rescheduled Hearing  - To consider a request from the Board of Commissioners for an extension of an existing 1041 Permit for Nestle Waters North America, Inc

Extension Request                                                          Resolutions         
Annual Report 2009                                                        Annual Reports 2010-2014 
Annual Reports 2015-2018                                             Annual Report 2019 1 of 3   2 of 3  3 of 3                 
Ruby Mt. Springs Projections                                         Nestle Letter April 2          
Technical Revisions                                                          NWNA E-Mails 09.24.20       
Wheeler Report 10.02.20
2000-2003 USGA Hydrogeology Study-Water Quality BV to Salida 09.24.20 
SGWMMP 2019 Annual Report Final 09.24.2              Pumping Data July/August 2020 09.24.20        
Review Agency Comments


  Up to Sept 29                      Sept 30 - Oct 12               October 15            Oct 16-Oct 19

Oct 19 - Oct 20 received by noon       Oct 20 noon - Oct 22 8am

Items posted October 13 and October 14

Staff Report dated October 13                                    Exhibit Summary of 1041 Criteria 
NWNA Conditions of Approval                                   List of Permit Admendments & TRs
9.3.14 UAWCD Aug Certificates 1990 & 1991           UAWCD Augmentation Agreement signed 7.23.13
UAWCD Water Decree 25077004_06cw32                9.3.20 JulyAug 2020 Monthly Report UAWCD Supply
AECOM Response to Kenneth Kolm Geomega     Geomega 2009 BH & RM Springs Wetlands Monitoring    
 AECOM Response to Review Memo
AECOM Reponse to CNHP Draft Comments 1.29.09     CNHP Final Review 4.6.09
9.10.20 Aug 2020 Monthly Accounting Report
ROW Deed BHS Property                                       ROW Deed RMS Property

Items Posted October 15 and 16

Housing Director Staff Report                                Updated Review Agency Comments
GARNA CCCF Waste Audit Final Report              GARNA Chaffee Waste Audit Data Final 2018-2019
UAWCD Augmentation Decree-SEO approval Hagen Springs 4.30.14
Unbottle & Protect Chaffee County Water LLC Submittal
CPC-TU Nestle Letter 2020                                     Nestle CE Donation Status Letter 10.13.2020
Nestle Waters NA Website for Record

Items Posted October 23

Letter to Chaffee County re: Exhbit Summary
GARNA Nestle 1041 Permit Renewal Comment 10.20.20
Trout Unlimited 9.30.20

Items Posted October 22,  27 and 28

Nestle Power Point October 20                             Nestle Power Point October 22
A Declaration of Denial
J. Swancia Presentation Notes 10.20.20            T. Bomer Presentation Notes 10.20.20     

Item Posted November 5

1041 Permit Proposed Conditions for 10 Year Extension          

Items Posted December 11

Letter Re:  Economic Impact Study of Nestle in Chaffee County
Chaffee County Services Contract between Chaffee County and Harvey Economics Company
     Scope of Work - Attachment A
          Addendum to Attachment A     
     Economic Impact Budget - Attachment B
     Billing Rates - Attachment C

Item Posted March 11, 2021

Ruby Mountain Conservation Easement Baseline Report      

Item Posted March 16, 2021

Nestle 2020 Annual ReportNestle Waters North America Annual Report Presentation

Item Posted April 21, 2021

Economic Impact Study of Nestle Waters of North America in Chaffee County & Summary Presentation

Items Posted May 4, 2021


BlueTriton Brands Presentation

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Letter re: Easement Conveyance

Items Posted May 7, 2021

Additional Correspondence & Presentation/Annual Report Comments/Notes

Item Posted May 18, 2021

Economic & Fiscal Effects of the Ruby Mountain Springs Operations in Chaffee County 

Item Posted May 27, 2021

Dept of Natural Resources Letter re: Conservation Easement Donation

Items Posted May 28, 2021

Economic Report Response from Harvey Economics

Swacina Presentation

Public Comment/Correspondence

Items Posted June 1, 2021

Unbottle & Protect Chaffee County Water Presentation &

Presentation Script/Comments

Items Posted June 14, 2021

Blue Triton Brands 1041 Permit Extension Request Presentation; 1041 Exhibit to Annual Report

Quander Letter; Thorpe Letter

October 20th Nestle Hearing Audio Recording Part 1 of 2

October 20th Nestle Hearing Audio Recording Part 2 of 2

Request for Proposals or Request for Qualifications

Chaffee County Nathrop Townsite Sub-Area Plan Development RFP

     RFP Document

     Submissions due no later than 5:00p, June 11th, 2021




home  |  elected officials  |   departments  |   top

powered by

graphic design by