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.



Right Of Passage Building Sale

Right Of Passage Building Sale


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Lead-Based Paint Disclosure

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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 Seventh Amended Public Health order 20-38.  , dated August 31, 2021. This order includes, but is not limited to, requirements for:

·        Face coverings

·        Businesses and government entities

·        Schools and child care


November 8, 2021
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November 8, 2021
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November 8, 2021
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Employment Opportunities

November 24, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County Land Use is seeking a Land-Use and Building Technician.  This position is under basic supervision, this individual performs a variety of technical duties in support the Department, focused on permitting and code compliance for land use and construction. Serves as a resource to property owners, residents, businesses, the general public, and other County department
November 24, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County Sheriff's Office is seeking a jail maintenance tech.  This is a multi facetted position that is responsible for the maintenance and custodial needs of the Sheriff's department and jail facilities.  This position is responsible for communicating with the Sheriff and Command staff regarding the maintenance, up-keep, warranty work, custodial needs a
November 18, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County Land Use Office is seeking a building inspector.  This position is under basic supervision performs skilled/specialized inspection and plan review work involving the interpretation and enforcement of codes and regulations to ensure public safety and health.

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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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
September 2, 2021 Agenda Minutes
September 28, 2021 Agenda Minutes
October 22, 2021 Agenda Minutes

Board Of Evaluation:

July 29, 2021 Agenda Minuets