There are numerous volunteer boards and commissions that community members can be involved in to make a difference in Routt County. View the board descriptions by clicking on the links to the left, to see which one suits you best. Some boards require a good deal of time commitment and others meet infrequently. Complete the Boards and Commissions Application to apply.

If you have additional questions, feel free to contact the Commissioners' Staff Assistant at (970) 879-0108.


Airport Commission: is seeking applications for a new member. The appointee must be a full time resident of Routt County and should have knowledge of and interest in the maintenance and improvement of air transportation for the Yampa Valley, an understanding of the economic issues related to both airports, and be a proactive representative of the community. To apply, send us a letter of interest to Email Staff

Planning Commission: No open positions.

Board of Adjustment: No open positions.

Purchase of Development Rights (PDR) Advisory Board: No open positions.

Museum & Heritage Advisory Board is seeking applications for new members. These are volunteer positions for 4 year terms. To learn more about the open positions, please visit the Museum & Heritage Page on the left tab. To apply, please fill out the online application form or send us a letter of interest to Email Staff. Call (970) 879-0108 for additional details. 

Historic Preservation Board No open positions.