Floodplain Ordinance Adoption
The adoption timeline is established, and is effective as of April 25th, 2024.

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The structural integrity of buildings and the safety of building occupants are paramount concerns of the La Plata County Building Department. For this reason, building codes have been enforced since 1973. 

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For information about building permits and building code requirements, geologic hazard information, or other building related matters, please call us at 970-382-6250 or e-mail our Contact Form.

Electrical permits and inspections are performed by the Colorado State Electrical Board at 303-894-8911.

For information about obtaining an address for your property, please review the Street Naming and Addressing Assigning Policy, and contact the GIS department.

View property and parcel information on the Assessor Property Database.

For information about septic systems, please contact La Plata County Public Health at 970-247-5702

For information about domestic water wells, please contact the Colorado Division of Water Resources at 970-247-1845.