Public Notices

Notices and announcements are posted here to facilitate the dissemination of information to the public and enable residents of Montezuma County to make informed decisions regarding local issues and proposals. New notices are published periodically as needed, in compliance with local regulations.

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Christmas Tree Permits Available Online from the San Juan National Forest

Christmas Tree Permits Available Online from the San Juan National Forest for the Upcoming Holiday Season   Durango, Colo., November 9, 2020 – Christmas tree permits will be available to purchase with local vendors and online through beginning November 12, 2020. Details about designated cutting areas, dates and types of trees that may be cut can be found here on the San Juan National Forest’s Christmas Tree Permit webpage on “For many families, venturing into a National Forest to cut their Christmas tree for the holidays is a treasured tradition carried on for generations,” said Kara Chadwick, San

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Public Notice  NOTICE OF APPLICATION FILED – March 5, 2020 NOTICE OF APPLICATION BY THE MONTEZUMA COUNTY EMERGENCY TELEPHONE AUTHORITY TO INCREASE THE 9-1-1 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE CHARGE Notice is hereby given that the Montezuma County Emergency Telephone Authority has applied to the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for approval to increase the current monthly 9-1-1 surcharge affecting all users of exchange telephone, wireless, wireline, and voiceover-internet-protocol (VOIP) telephone services within Montezuma and Dolores Counties from $0.70 to $1.40. The proposed effective date of the increase is July 1, 2020. As explained in the Application, the requested surcharge increase is proposed

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Public Notice: Requesting Volunteers to Serve on Local Advisory Committee

Public Notice  Board of County Commissioners 109 West Main, Room 250 Cortez, CO 81321 (970) 565-8317 (970)565-3420 Fax County Commissioners: James Candelaria Keenan G. Ertel Larry Don Suckla County Administrator: Shak Powers Montezuma County Colorado State University Extension is Requesting Volunteers to Serve on Local Advisory Committee The Montezuma County and CSU Extension office is requesting volunteers to serve on its local Advisory Committee. The advisory committee will be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. The primary purpose of the advisory committee is to advise and make recommendations. The committee will meet quarterly to discuss Montezuma County Extension programs

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Public Notice: Public Health Threat of COVID-19

Public Notice  Colorado Takes Further Action to Address  Public Health Threat of COVID-19 State extends suspension of downhill ski operations, limits gatherings to no more than 10 people, suspends in-person learning in public & private schools DENVER – Today Governor Jared Polis provided an update on the state’s response to COVID-19 and announced new executive actions to protect the health and safety of Coloradans. Earlier today at a news conference, Governor Polis announced the launch of the Help Colorado Now effort where Coloradans can donate or volunteer, as well as the Colorado COVID Relief Fund, which has already raised nearly

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Jim Candelaria (District 1) Phone: (970) 749-3841

Vice Chairman

Kent Lindsay (District 2) Phone: (970) 560-1471

Commissioner of Deeds

Gerald Koppenhafer (District 3) Phone: 970-749-0262
Contact Montezuma County Vice-Chairman, Jim Candelaria  (District 1)
Contact Montezuma County Commissioner Kent Lindsay (District 2)
Contact Montezuma County Commissioner Gerald Koppenhafer (District 3)
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