Board of County Commissioners schedule for Feb. 24 - 28

Board of County Commissioners schedule for Feb. 24 - 28
Posted on 02/21/2020

MONDAY, February 24
7 p.m. -  The Board has been invited to attend a meeting of the La Plata-Archuleta Cattlemen’s Association at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave., Durango.

TUESDAY, February 25

The Board will consider:

  • Presentation to honor Gene Bradley for his work on the Long Term Finance Committee
  • Approval of county cash requirements as prepared and posted by the Finance Department and direct staff to publish
  • Approval of the Appointment of Independent Referees for 2020 to Conduct Abatement, Property Tax Appeal and Exemption
  • Approval of an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Town of Bayfield for County Road 509-Bayfield Parkway Siphon project
  • Approval of the second Intergovernmental Agreement between La Plata County and Archuleta County regarding Social Services
  • Approval of an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Southwest La Plata Library District, La Plata County Treasurer and the Board of County Commissioners
  • Approval of a Memorandum of Understanding between La Plata County and Goodwill Industries of Colorado for donation management during and immediately after an emergency or disaster
  • Approval of letters to Senator Bennet, Senator Gardner and Congressman Tipton supporting H.R. 2579, Hardrock Leasing and Reclamation Act of 2019 reforming the Mining Law of 1872 
  • Approval of Stipulation and Settlement Agreement regarding non-conforming uses between the Board of County Commissioners of La Plata County, Colorado and B&B Holdings, LLC
  • Consideration of Resolution 2020-11 supporting reform of the 1872 Mining Law to protect lands and local economies
  • Consideration of Resolution 2020-13 declaring support for the formation of an urban renewal authority in Durango
  • Acceptance of the City of Durango and La Plata County Strategic Plan on Homelessness

Immediately following the Business Agenda:
The Board will consider:

Approval of Minutes:
1. Minutes of July 23, 2019

2. Minutes of September 24, 2019

Immediately following the Marijuana Licensing Agenda:

The Board will consider:

Approval of signature authority for the Chair on motions and pleadings related to the Wal-mart Stores, Inc. personal property tax appeal filed in La Plata County District Court (Case No. 19Cv30131)

WEDNESDAY, February 26
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:

THURSDAY, February 27
10 a.m. – Commissioner Julie Westendorff will hold office hours for members of the public to meet with her to discuss issues of interest or concern at the Ignacio Community Library, 470 Goddard Ave., Ignacio.

FRIDAY, February 28
Commissioners Clyde Church and Gwen Lachelt will attend the National Association of Counties Legislative Conference at the Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington D.C.

 For additional information regarding this press release, please contact Megan Graham at (970) 382-6265.  All meetings are held in the Board Room of the La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 E. 2nd Avenue, Durango, unless otherwise specified.  La Plata County provides reasonable accommodation to persons with disabilities to enable their full participation in public meetings.  For special assistance, call La Plata County Administration, 970-382-6210 or TDD 970-382-6218.