Welcome to Alamosa County!

Our thriving community is home to over 15,000 residents. Alamosa is the commercial hub of the San Luis Valley and the gateway to the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.

Equipped with prime agricultural land, innovative businesses in energy, industry, cultural heritage, and transportation, Alamosa County residents and visitors also enjoy access to some of Colorado's best wilderness and outdoor recreation. Our climate is perfect for the agricultural production of barley, potatoes, alfalfa, and with 350+ days of sunshine a year, we are one of the most productive locations for solar power plants in the U.S.



2020 Delinquent Property Tax Information

COVID-19 Updates

 Alamosa County is at Level Green on the Dial. Covid-19 vaccine is now available to those age 12 and above.

The current public health order for Alamosa is CDPHE’s Sixth Amended Public Health Order 20-38 Limited COVID-19 Restrictions, dated August 31, 2021. This order includes, but is not limited to, requirements for:

·        Face coverings

·        Businesses and government entities

·        Schools and child care


September 21, 2021
San Luis Valley County Commissioners Association-September 27, 2021 at 9:30 am. Details Here.
June 24, 2021
The San Luis Valley Regional Airport will host a public open house on June 29, 2021 from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM at the Alamosa County Commissioner’s Office (8900 Independence Way, Alamosa, CO 81101). For more information click here.
June 23, 2021
A virtual conference room has been established for anyone who would like to listen in to comply with Colorado Open Meetings Law. You may join Zoom with Meeting ID: 270-314-6874 or call in number 253-215-8782 or 669-900-6833 and use Meeting ID: 270-314-6874. Accessibility may be limited due to network capacity.

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Employment Opportunities

September 7, 2021
Job Description: Greets the public at the front desk, sets appointments, answer multi-line phone system, files, processes all mail, and data entry.  Strong computer skills a must.  High School Diploma or GED required.  2 years of experience in an office setting preferred.  Bi-lingual skills are highly desirable.   $15 per hour. 37.5 Hours/Week.
September 3, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County is a seeking full time COVID Response and Recovery Coordinator to join Public Health. This grant funded position works to achieve recovery from the COVID pandemic. This position coordinates COVID-19 case investigation and works regularly to create, compile and share resources between public health staff, ACPHD and community-based organizations.
September 3, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County is seeking full time, part time, and contract Contact Tracers/Contact Investigators to join our team. This position will contact individuals with positive diagnosis of COVID-19 and follow protocols to collect information and guidance on recommended isolation.

Board of County Commissioners Meetings

District 1 County Commissioner Lori Laske

District 1 Commissioner
Lori Laske

District 2 County Commissioner Michael Yohn

District 2 Commissioner
Michael Yohn

District 3 County Commissioner Vern Heersink

District 3 Commissioner
Vern Heersink

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A comment card submitted in advance of the meeting is required in order to speak during the public comment periods. You must include valid contact information and a summary of your statement.

2021 Agendas & Minutes


Regular Meetings:

January 12, 2021 Agenda Minutes
January 27, 2021 Agenda Minutes
February 10, 2021 Agenda Minutes
February 24, 2021 Agenda Minutes
March 10, 2021 Agenda Minutes
March 24, 2021 Agenda Minutes
April 14, 2021 Agenda Minutes
April 28, 2021 Agenda Minutes
May 12, 2021 Agenda Minutes
May 26, 2021 Agenda Minutes
June 10, 2021 Agenda Minutes
June 23, 2021 Agenda Minutes
July 14, 2021 Agenda Minutes
July 28, 2021 Agenda Minutes
August 11, 2021 Agenda Minutes
August 25, 2021 Agenda Minutes
September 8, 2021 Agenda Minutes
September 22, 2021 Agenda Minutes
October 13, 2021 Agenda Minutes
October 27, 2021 Agenda Minutes
November 17, 2021 Agenda Minutes
December 8, 2021 Agenda Minutes
December 21, 2021 Agenda Minutes

Special Meetings:

February 1, 2021 Agenda Minutes

Board Of Evaluation:

July 29, 2021 Agenda Minuets