Pending Applications

Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment hearings are now being conducted in person in the Commissioners hearing room on the third floor of the historic courthouse.  These hearings will also be available through Zoom.  Anybody can participate in future meetings either by attending in person or by utilizing the following Zoom information:
​​Planning Commission hearings can be accessed by clicking here.


Meeting ID:  880 7418 8565
Password:  12345


Board of Adjustment hearings can be accessed by clicking here.
Meeting ID:  858 7213 6030
Password:  599173

For those wishing to participate by phone, please call (669) 900-6833 and enter the meeting information listed above.  Routt County uses the Relay Colorado service. Dial 711 or TDD (970) 870-5444.


Planning staff has put together a tutorial on how to access and use the Zoom meeting application.  It can be viewed by clicking here.



**Updates to Public Comment**


Public comment is welcome on all pending applications.  Any written comments should be submitted to the staff planner at least one week prior to the hearing to be included in the staff packet. Due to new changes in the public hearing process, all comments must be received no later than 72 hours prior to the hearing.  Consideration of information or comments submitted after this deadline will be at the discretion of the decision makers. Comment is also taken at all Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment meetings. View upcoming agendas for specific meeting dates and times.



Application Submittals

The following applications, as submitted by the petitioner, are pending review by the Planning Department, Board of Adjustment, Planning Commission, and/or Board of County Commissioners.

  PL-19-129 Ephphatha LLC - Dry Creek UT HD 31 1A Pilot Hole
Application for an Oil and Gas Well Special Use Permit
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Planning Commission: March 4, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Board of County Commissioners: May 11, 2021 11:00 a.m. (tabled from April 13, 2021) Tabled to December 7, 2021 1:30 p.m.
   
PL-21-151 Steamboat Mountain School
Application for an Administrative amendment to Conditional Use Permit PL-16-22 to place the Selbe House.
Staff contact: Alan Goldich
Director Decision:  August 9, 2021
 
PL-21-148 Willow Point Subdivision F2

Application for a Lot Consolidation and Utility Easement Vacation
Planning Commission: Sept 2, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.
Board of Commissioners: September 28, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.
 
PL-21-160 Twentymile Coal, LLC
Application for an Administrative amendment to Special Use Permit PL-18-141 to add two new boreholes, pads, and associated roads and pipelines
Staff contact: Alan Goldich
Director Decision: August 23, 2021
   
PL-21-152 Toponas General Store
Application for Conceptual and Final Planned Unit Development for the general store.
Staff contact: Alan Goldich
Planning Commission: September 16, 2021 at 6:00 pm
Board of County Commissioners:  October 5, 2021 at 9:40 am
 
PL-21-153 Freehling Variance
Application for a property line setback variance for additions to an existing residence
Staff contact: Tegan Ebbert

Board of Adjustment:  September 13, 2021 at 6:00 pm
 
PL-21-162 Bosses Variance 
Application for a property line setback variance for a retaining wall
Staff contact: Tegan Ebbert

Board of Adjustment:  September 13, 2021 at 6:00 pm
   
PL-21-163 Brook Variance
Staff contact: Alan Goldich
Board of Adjustment:  rescheduled TBD
 
PL-21-155 Thunderstruck Adventures
Application for Special Use Permit for Snowmobile Tours
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Planning Commission: October 7, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.
Board of Commissioners: October 26, 2021 at 9:40 a.m.

Staff Reports


View available Planning Commission, Board of County Commissioners, and Board of Adjustment packets.
   

PL-20-125 Schreiner Variance 
Application for a Variance for an addition to an existing residence
Staff Contact: Tegan Ebbert 
Board of Adjustments: August 10, 2020
PL-20-125 Schreiner Variance 
Application for a Variance for an addition to an existing residence
Staff Contact: Tegan Ebbert 
Board of Adjustments: August 10, 2020
PL-20-126 Rogers Variance 
Application for a property line setback variance for existing structures
Staff Contact: Alan Goldich
Board of Adjustment: September 14, 2020
PL-20-126 Rogers Variance 
Application for a property line setback variance for existing structures
Staff Contact: Alan Goldich
Board of Adjustment: September 14, 2020
PL-20-126 Rogers Variance 
Application for a property line setback variance for existing structures
Staff Contact: Alan Goldich
Board of Adjustment: September 14, 2020
PL-20-149 County Road 34 (Spring Creek) ROW Vacation
Application to vacate the upper portion of County Road 34 (Spring Creek)
Staff Contact: Alan Goldich
Board of County Commissioners: September 15, 2020
PL-20-177 Elk River Guest Ranch
Application to renew Special Use Permit PL-17-156
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Director Decision: November 10, 2020
PL-20-177 Elk River Guest Ranch
Application to renew Special Use Permit PL-17-156
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Director Decision: November 10, 2020
PL-19-129 Ephphatha LLC - Dry Creek UT HD 31 1A Pilot Hole
Application for an Oil and Gas Well Special Use Permit
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Planning Commission: March 4, 2021 6:00 p.m.
PL-19-129 Ephphatha LLC - Dry Creek UT HD 31 1A Pilot Hole
Application for an Oil and Gas Well Special Use Permit
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Planning Commission: March 4, 2021 6:00 p.m.
 
PL-21-114 Alpine Mountain Ranch
Application for a Lot Line Adjustment between Lots 1 and 2 and the remainder parcel
Staff Contact:  Alan Goldich
Director Decision:  May 10, 2021
 
PL-21-114 Alpine Mountain Ranch
Application for a Lot Line Adjustment between Lots 1 and 2 and the remainder parcel
Staff Contact:  Alan Goldich
Director Decision:  May 10, 2021