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YouTube: Montezuma County BOCC Meeting August 8 2023



DATE:  August 8, 2023   








Notice is hereby given that the Montezuma County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing for review and determination regarding a proposed 2 Lot Moderate Subdivision & AR3-9 Rezoning Application, submitted by Karl Spielman & Melinda Elkin, on property located at 17064 Road 23, Dolores, CO, consisting of 10.03 acres, more or less, located north of Road T, east of Road 23, situated in Section 16,Township 37N, Range 16W, N.M.P.M.


9:10am   Petition to BOCC

Notice is hereby given that the Montezuma County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing for review and determination of a General Planned Unit Development, and AR 35+ Rezoning Application submitted by Elevated Smoke, LLC, agent: Cole Clark, on property located at 7231 Road 25, Cortez, CO, consisting of 35 acres, more or less, located north of Road G, west of Road 25, situated in Section 3, T.36N, R.16W, N.M.P.M.


1.     The Planning Department will present for signatures a Mylar for a 2 Lot Moderate Subdivision and AR 3-9 Rezoning submitted by Vinger Family Trust, on property located at 18255 Road 23.5, Dolores, CO, consisting of 13.57 acres, more or less, located south of Hwy 184, west of Road 23.5, situated in Section 9, Township 37N, Range 16W, N.M.P.M.


Other items may be discussed.


Public Comment Session

The Board of Montezuma County Commissioners welcomes you to this meeting.  Persons speaking during Public Comment will be limited to three minutes, or depending on the number of people wishing to speak, it may be reduced to allow all members of the public the opportunity to address the board.  When addressing the Board, please state your name and address for the record prior to providing your comments.  Comments to individual Supervisors or staff are not permitted. Participants may not yield their time to others.


                              Department Reports

                                             Vehicle Maintenance – Shane Higman

                                             Buildings & Grounds Maintenance – Dustin Sattler

                                             IT– Jim McClain

                                             GIS– Doug Roth

                              Public Lands updates

                                             Forest Service – Tom Rice

                                             Bureau of Land Management – Derek Padilla

                                             BLM Canyon of the Ancients National Monument – Ray O’Neil


                              Unfinished Business

                                             Resolution Designating Members of Montezuma County’s Committee for the Disposition of Forfeited Property



County Attorney Report – Ian MacLaren

County Administrator Report – Travis Anderson

County Commissioners Report



IN ADDITION the Board of County Commissioners shall conduct such further business as may come before said meeting.

Please Note:  Except for the start time and public hearings, all other times are approximate only.

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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)