Land Use

Land Use

Friday, 10 May 2019 16:52

2019 Willow Pit Schedule

The Conejos County Willow Pit will open To county residents on:

Dates:

Saturday, May 18, 2019
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Saturday, July 27, 2019
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Saturday, September 21, 2019

Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Location: east of Manassa on HWY 142 approximately 4.5 miles--north side.

We accept yard waste - tree branches <5”, willows, limbs, leaves, shrubbery, and grasses. No household trash, tires, furniture, construction/demolition debris, no large tree stumps will be accepted.

Fee: non-perishible food items will be accepted at the entry. (please no expired food!)

Call Jarret 719-496-6615 or the Land Use office 719-376-2014 if you have any questions.

The Conejos County Commissioners and the Land Use Office are seeking to fill two positions on the Planning Commission and two positions on the Board of Adjustments.

The Planning Commission is an advisory board appointed by County Commissioners to hear matters related to County growth and development. The Planning Commission is a seven-member body and each member serves a term of three years. The Planning Commission meets the first Wednesday of every month at 6:00 PM.

The Board of Adjustments is a review body appointed by the County Commissioners to hear, review and make decisions on applications for zone district standards and to hear, review, consider and affirm, modify or reverse appeals of interpretations of this code made by the Land Use Administrator. The Board of Adjustments is a five-member body and each member serves a term of three years. The Board of Adjustments meets the second Wednesday of every month at 6:00 PM.

The Qualifications to serve on either Board is to be a resident and registered voter of Conejos County. If you are interested in serving on either Board please submit a letter of interest to the Conejos County Commissioners, PO Box 197, Conejos, CO 81129. If you have questions, please call the Land Use Office at (719) 376-2014.

Recruitment will continue until positions have been filled.