​Coronavirus Update

The Planning Department continues to work remotely and is still available to answer your questions.  Please give us a call and leave a message or send an email to the Planner of the Day and someone will contact you shortly.  If you have been working with a specific planner, please continue to correspond with that Planner, preferably through e-mail. 


Review Process and Fee Schedule Changes

The Routt County Planning Department has adopted a new Fee Schedule.  These changes took effect on April 1, 2021.  Click here to see the new fees. 

In anticipation of getting a new land management software, the Planning Department will be changing the process in which applications get reviewed.  These changes will coincide with the launch of the new software in early June.  See the below documents for the approved changes.


Get Involved and Navigate your Routt!  

The County is embarking on a Master Plan process that will help guide the strategic direction of unincorporated Routt County for years to come. 
Resident input is vitally important to ensure the County’s new Master Plan incorporates the community’s vision. Residents, property owners and businesses will have many opportunities to get involved and provide feedback.

Please take the time to view the Routt County Land Use Story Map.  This land use story was created for outreach purposes see through the forces that influence land use and development in the County.  It is an innovative and informative land use tool, that can be used to support where we grow.

Visit the Master Plan website.
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