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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Current Issues with Solar Panel reporting software

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The software that enables us to report the electricity production from our solar panels on top of the Routt County Justice Center has been malfunctioning since late November 2018.   The problem is widespread across the country.   Eight o...

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Solar Energy Monitoring @ Justice Center County News
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Commissioner Beth Melton - Op-ed

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Commissioner Beth Melton - March 3, 2019

Previous tensions between the Routt County Board of Commissioners and the former Routt County treasurer have led many in our community to wonder about the relationship between these offices and who is really in char...

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Commissioners' Corner County News
Posted on: February 15, 2019

HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN UPDATE (Public Involvement/Participation)

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A partnership of the county government, cities, towns and residents in Routt County are working together to create the updated Routt County Hazard Mitigation Plan. Community input and involvement is instrumental in the development of a mitigation plan tha...

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Take our survey County News
Posted on: February 21, 2019

CAN I HAVE A TINY HOME ON MY PROPERTY?

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Can I have a tiny home on my property? YES. 

With the recent adoption of Appendix Q of the International Building Code, Routt County now has a building code that allows for the construction of tiny homes. 

These tiny homes must be built on...

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Planning Department Website County News
Posted on: February 4, 2019

DO YOU HAVE A DEVELOPMENT IDEA?

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For application assistance, contact the Planner of the Day.  

Staff will review your project and provide you with either a Land Use Companion worksheet or schedule your development idea with the 

Application Review Team (ART) for more comp...

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Planning Web Page County News
Posted on: February 25, 2019

HAVE YOU SIGNED UP for Routt County Alerts

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We have launched Routt County Alerts, a mass notification system that notifies registered users of important emergency information pertaining to severe weather, police & fire emergencies, public health crises, widespread power outages, etc. 

Y...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

PLANNING DEPT - PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

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Hearings to discuss land uses issues and to prioritize long range planning projects will be held. There will be discussion on nightly rentals, the Master Plan and general housekeeping amendments to the Routt County Regulations.

Work Session: Joint...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

WINTER WEED CLASS - CANCELLED

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Routt County Winter Weed Class has been canceled for this winter’s session.  

A spring refresher class and a Houndstongue management seminar will be offered in March and April.   

Watch here for specific notification of dates, tim...

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