Who is the County Commissioner for my district?
- District 1 generally includes the area west of the Animas River
- District 1 Commissioner is Clyde Church
- 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
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 recording website
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.
Can I access a live Board meeting?
Yes live streaming is available during various public meetings. You can access the live stream at http://laplatacountyco.iqm2.com/Citizens/Calendar.aspx
Can I access an archive of public meetings?
The County has an archive of public meetings on our website. You can access this information at
How do I find information about the various Boards and Commissions in La Plata County?
Citizen participation is extremely important to the La Plata Board of County Commissioners and Staff. We currently have over 37 active boards or commissions with almost 200 people formally participating in the on-going county government decision making processes.