Board of County Commissioners' Schedule for Feb. 26 - Mar. 2

Board of County Commissioners' Schedule for Feb. 26 - Mar. 2
Posted on 01/22/2018

MONDAY, Feb. 26

12 p.m. – Commissioner Gwen Lachelt will hold office hours for members of the public to meet with her to discuss issues of interest or concern at the County Administration Building, 1101 E. 2nd Ave., Durango.

7 p.m. – The Board has been invited to attend a meeting of the La Plata-Archuleta Cattlemen’s Association at the Extension Building of the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave., Durango.

TUESDAY, Feb. 27

Pursuant to Colorado Revised Statute § 24-6-402 (4) upon the affirmative vote of two-thirds of the quorum present, the La Plata County Board of County Commissioners will hold an executive session to discuss the following matters:

a) For purposes of the Board receiving legal advice on specific legal questions pursuant to Colo. Rev. Stat. § 24-6-402(4)(b) regarding homeless camping in unincorporated areas of the county

The Board will consider:

• Consideration of Resolution 2018-07 adopting the 2018 Road Maintenance Map
• Approval of county cash requirements as prepared and posted by the Finance Department and direct staff to publish
• Approval of a Forest Road Agreement for road maintenance with the US Forest Service
• Approval of a Gravel Pit Agreement for gravel at the Hubbs Pit for use by Marvel Road Maintenance District
• Approval of a Highway User Tax Fund 2017 Annual Mileage Certification
• Approval of the 2018 Emergency Management Program Grant (EMPG) Annual Program Paper and grant request
• Approval of execution of division orders to place the county's mineral interests in pay status and authorize Director of Finance to execute all future division orders
• Approval of a reclassification of Senior Accounting Technician position to Financial Analyst
• Approval of extension of the county's lease to Durango Gun Club
• Approval of a letter supporting census tract designation in La Plata County as "Opportunity Zone"
• Approval of letters to Senator Coram and Representative McLachlan with a request to hold the Residential Assessment Rate at 7.2% for four years (until 2022)
• Approval of an appointment to the Pine River Community Library District Board
• Approval of appointments to the Core Services Therapeutic and Life Skills Committee
• Approval of execution of a quit claim deed conveying interest in a Workforce Housing Covenant and Agreement
• Approval of a proposed bill for safeguarding water quality during hardrock mining reclamation
• Approval of a letter of support for the La Plata County Humane Society Adoption Center & Shelter Remodel Project
• Approval of the 2017 Intergovernmental Agreement between the Colorado Department of Natural Resources and La Plata County for cooperative wildfire protection pursuant to CRS §24-33.5-1221 as amended by HB 14-1210
• Approval of the 2018 Annual Wildfire Operating Plan for La Plata County

Immediately following the business agenda –

MARIJUANA LICENSING AGENDA: The Board will consider:

• Approval of an application to renew Patinella Enterprises, LLC retail marijuana cultivation facility license


8:30 a.m. – BOARD DISCUSSION TIME: The Commissioners will meet among themselves and with staff to discuss various issues. An agenda for this meeting will be posted by Tuesday morning at:

6:15 p.m. – The Board has been invited to attend a meeting of the Animas-La Plata Water Conservation District at 841 E. 2nd Ave., Durango.


There are no meetings scheduled for the rest of the week.