The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) held its Public Hearing on the Module 1 Land Use Code update topics on Tuesday, August 16th. (Meeting packet and agenda here.) The project lead from consultant firm Logan Simpson facilitated a review of code sections covering Site Plan Review Process, Special Event Permits, Right of Way Vacation, Wildland Urban Interface, Accessory Dwelling Units, Agritourism, and Private Lands Camping. Recording of the August 16th BOCC hearing is available here (hearing starts at time 01:57:00).
The BOCC has scheduled a special meeting on Monday, August 22nd, starting at 8:00am to continue deliberation on the remaining sections not yet discussed, including Short Term Rentals, Special Event Facilities, and Bed and Breakfast uses, as well as continued discussion of Private Lands Camping. The meeting will be held at 104 Crestone, Salida, in the BOCC chambers, or via zoom at https://zoom.us/j/109079543. Agenda posting is available here.
The Planning Commission will also plan to revisit its Private Land Camping recommendation at its September 6th meeting, starting at 6:00pm. The meeting will be held at 104 Crestone, Salida, in the BOCC chambers, or via zoom at zoom.us/j/4328290633. Agenda posting is available here.
You can find the code draft document and the platform through which to share input at www.TogetherChaffeeCounty.org/input.
Provide comments & suggestions directly into drafts here (preferred method for input, since it ties comments directly to the proposed code language and submits directly to the consultants)
You can also email us with your input before the Public Hearing meetings or attend the meetings to share your comments