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Who is the County Commissioner for my district?

    District 1 generally includes the area west of the Animas River
    District 1 Commissioner is Brad Blake

    District 2 generally includes the area within the city of Durango
    District 2 Commissioner is Gwen Lachelt

    District 3 generally includes the area east of the Animas River
    District 3 Commissioner is Julie Westendorff

    Commissioner District Map

Accessing Adopted Resolutions: How do I access the La Plata County Board of County Commissioner adopted Resolutions?

    Adopted Resolutions are available in the County Clerk and Recorder's office and may be viewed online on the Clerk's Office page at http://records.laplata.co.us/. For additional information, please contact the Clerk and Recorders office at: 970-382-6281.

Office Closure Schedule

    The holiday closure schedule is approved in December for the following calendar year by the La Plata County Board of County Commissioners and outlines the days that La Plata County offices will be closed for business in observance of holidays.



    New Year’s Day                                             January 1, 2016 (Friday)


    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day                          January 18, 2016 (Monday)


    President’s Day                                             February 15, 2016 (Monday)


    Memorial Day                                                 May 30, 2016 (Monday)


    Independence Day (observed)                   July 4, 2016 (Monday)


    Labor Day                                                       September 5, 2016 (Monday)


    Veterans Day                                                 November 11, 2016 (Friday)


    Thanksgiving Day                                         November 24 and 25, 2016

                                                                              (Thursday and Friday)


    Christmas Eve                                           observed December 23, 2016 (Friday)


    Christmas                                                  observed December 26, 2016 (Monday)


    New Year’s Eve                                         observed December 30, 2016 (Friday)           


Board meeting - Can I access a live Board meeting?

Archive public meeting - Can I access an archive of public meetings?

How do I find information about the various Boards and Commissions in La Plata County?

County Code - How do I access the County Code?

    The La Plata County Code is a compilation of all county ordinances and resolutions of a general and permanent nature. The link to the County Code is available here, select La Plata County Code.