Saguache County News
Regional 1041 Regulation Public Hearing Notice
TUESDAY, April 2, 2024, at 1:00 PM
to consider the revised proposed “REGIONAL REGULATIONS TO DESIGNATION SITE SELECTION AND CONSTRUCTION OR MAJOR NEW DOMESTIC WATER SYSTEMS AND MAJOR EXTENSIONS OF EXISTING DOMESTIC WATER SYSTEMS AND MUNICIPAL AND INDUSTRIAL WATER PROJECTS AS ACTIVITIES OF STATE INTEREST”
To view the proposed regulations, you may contact the Saguache County Administration Office at 719-655-2231 and a copy can be mailed to you, or you can view the proposed document on our website – www.saguachecounty.colorado.gov, or you may email Wendi Maez at firstname.lastname@example.org to request a copy be emailed to you.
Written comments will be accepted until Thursday, March 28, 2024, at 3pm, and may be mailed to Saguache County Administration - PO Box 100, Saguache, CO 81149 or email to email@example.com.
Land Use Development Code Public Hearing Notice
The Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing at the Saguache County Commissioners meeting Room located at 501 – 4th Street, Saguache, Colorado, on the following date:
TUESDAY, April 2, 2024, at 1:15 PM
to consider proposed changes to the Saguache County Land Development Code regarding affordable housing.
To view the proposed changes you may contact the Saguache County Land Use Department – PO Box 326, Saguache, CO 81149 or firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 719-655-2321 or you may also view the changes on our website at www.saguachecounty.colorado.gov .
Written comments will be accepted until Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 3pm, and may be sent to Saguache County Land Use Department at PO Box 326, Saguache, CO 81149 or emailed to email@example.com .
PRESS RELEASE: Saguache County Veterans Service Records for Veterans and Families
Greetings Saguache County Veterans and Veteran Families. The SCVSO announce the following:
Due to conversion to Digital and Electronic Record keeping the SCVSO will be purging the SCVSO Veteran Records.
As of this date the SCVSO is offering to SC Veterans and Families, upon request to provide these Service Records to families.
To request these records, contact the Saguache County Veterans Service Office at (719) 588-8465 and/or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PRESS RELEASE: Coffee with your County Commissioner!
Greetings Saguache County Resident and Veterans. The Saguache County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) announces Coffee with your County Commissioner.
Once a month the Commissioners will be available to meet and greet and speak to residents about issues in the county. The SCVSO will be available to meet Veterans and/or Veteran families to address Veteran concerns.
The schedule is as follows; Beginning March 14th, 2024
Center 2nd Thursday each month Saguache County Dept. of Com. Thompson
9 – 10 am Social Services, 220 Worth Street, Center, NW corner office.
Crestone 3rd Thursday each month Crestone Mercantile, Com. McCracken
9-10 am 191 East Galena Ave, Crestone, CS Satellite Office West end.
Saguache 4th Thursday each month Saguache Senior Center Com. Marron
12 (noon)- 1 pm 605 Christy Ave, Saguache
Refreshments will be available
All are welcome to attend.
Saguache County Board of Commissioners Seeks Saguache County Planning Commission Members
Saguache County Board of Commissioners are seeking members and alternates from:
La Garita/Center area – member and alternate
Town of Center and surrounding area – alternate
Moffat and surrounding area – alternate
Hooper and surrounding area – member and alternate
At Large for All of Saguache County – alternate
Crestone and surrounding area – alternate
The representative must be a property owner or property manager and reside in the area they are interested in representing. Regular member terms are for three years and the alternate terms are for one year.
Saguache County Planning Commission meets on the last Thursday of each month in the Road and Bridge meeting room. The Planning Commission may also have work sessions throughout each month to work on the Saguache County Master Plan and different items.
Saguache County Planning Commission members and alternates are paid $100 for every regular meeting they attend, plus mileage reimbursement.
If you are interested, please send a brief letter of interest stating qualifications and interest to: Saguache County Land Use, Attn: Amber Wilson, PO Box 326, Saguache, CO 81149 prior to Thursday, February 29th, 2024. All applicants will be interviewed by the Board of County Commissioners. Should you have any questions please call Amber Wilson at 719-655-2321.
Request For Proposal (RFP) Trash and Rubbish Removal
In response to the Saguache County Nuisance Ordinance, Saguache County is seeking contractors for the removal of and disposal of trash, rubbish, debris and assorted waste materials from land located in Saguache County. This shall include, but not be limited to, the removal and disposal of vehicles, trailers, building materials, trash, debris, and various materials that require removal. This position shall be on call or as needed. Bids should include, but not be limited to, hourly rates, and the rate for special material removal that may not be allowed for disposal in a land fill or conventional waste facility. Salvageable materials (excluding vehicles) may be kept by the contractor. Any salvaged vehicles must be taken to the designated vehicle area that will be located at the Saguache County Landfill. If hazardous materials are located, it will be up to the County to contract for that service.
For questions, please email Amber Wilson at email@example.com or call 719-655-2321. Proposal may be emailed, mailed or hand delivered. Email RFP to firstname.lastname@example.org, mail to PO Box 326, Saguache, CO 81149 or hand deliver to 505 3rd Street, Saguache, CO 81149.
Request For Proposal (RFP) Hangar and Rubbish Removal
Saguache County is looking for a person or contractor for the removal of and disposal of old and damaged hangars at Leach Airport, located east of the Town of Center. There may also be assorted waste materials at the airport property that will need to be removed. The removal shall include, but not be limited to, the removal of old damaged county owned hangars.
The person or contractor chosen for this work will be responsible for all removal charges and will also be allowed to keep any usable/recyclable items from the removal. All other items removed will be at the cost of the person or contractor and must be removed within 45 days of approval of the person or contractor.
If you are interested in the removal of the items at Leach Airport please send a letter of interest to Wendi Maez, PO Box 100, Saguache, CO 81149 or you may email your letter of interest to email@example.com
For additional information please contact either Wendi Maez at 719-655-2231 or Jed Ellithorpe at 719-850-1928.
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