Community Development Department

In an effort to reduce the spread of the COVID- 19 virus, all La Plata County buildings are reducing public access. The Planning and Building Departments are open to the public by appointment only
To make an appointment:
Planning Department at (970) 382-6263 or email
Building Department at 970-382-6250 or email
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Check out our Community Development Newsletter!

Community Development Department services now available online!
Plan - Build - Inspect - Report 

Now you can apply for a building permit, schedule an inspection, report a code enforcement issue, check a project's status and lots more using
La Plata County's Community Development Department's web portal

This handy service provides remote access to project information, expediting the building and inspection process with easy-to-use permitting, inspection and fee payment tools.  Please check out the web portal and see how it can benefit your next project with La Plata County!