Pending Applications

Planning hearings are being held remotely through the Zoom application.  The Planning Department has created a policy for the utilization of remote hearings, as well as an agreement that must be signed by all applicants before proceeding.  Anybody can participate in future meetings utilizing the following information:


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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-20-181 Barger Setback Variance
Application for a setback variance to construct a single family residence
Planning Staff: Alan Goldich
Board of Adjustments: January 11, 2021 at 6:00 pm
  PL-20-125 Schreiner Setback Variance 
Application for a setback variance to construct an addition to an existing residence 
Planning Staff: Tegan Ebbert 
Board of Adjustments: January 11, 2021 at 6:00 pm. 
  *** APPLICATION WITHDRAWN ***
PL-20-185 Dream Waters Ranch Recreational Facility 

Application for a Conditional Use Permit to host weddings and special events
Planning Staff: Tegan Ebbert 
Planning Commission: January 7, 2021 at 6:00 pm - canceled 
   PL-20-184 Vista Verde Guest Ranch Amendment (this item has revised hearing dates listed below)
Application for Amendment to Permit Boundary
Staff Contact: Chris Brookshire
Planning Commission: January 21, 2021 at 6:00 pm (NEW Hearing date:  February 4th at 6 p.m.)
Board of Commissioners: February 9, 2021 at 11:00 am (New hearing date: March 9th at 11 a.m.)
  PL-20-187, 188, & 189 Turek Lot Consolidation, Utility Easement vacation, and Rezone from LDR to MRE 
Application for consolidation, rezone, and easement vacation on Lots 38, 39, 40, & 41 Steamboat Lake Subdivision No. 1
Planning Contact: Tegan Ebbert
Planning Commission: Jan 21, 2021 at 6:00 pm - consent agenda
Board of County Commissioners: Feb 2, 2021 at 9:30 am - consent agenda 
   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: April 13, 2021 11:00 a.m.

Staff Reports


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

 PL-20-116 Rudolph Setback Variance
Application to construct an addition onto an existing residence that encroaches into the setback 
Staff Contact: Tegan Ebbert 
Board of Adjustments: June 15, 2020 at 6:00 PM on Zoom 
PL-20-118 Warnhover/Givens Setback Variance
Application for setback varainces for an existing home, existing garage, and proposed addition connecting the two. 
Staff Contact: Alan Goldich
Board of Adjustment: July 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm on Zoom
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