Starting Jan. 1, the minimum wage in unincorporated Boulder County is $15.69/hour.

A partir del 1 de enero, el salario mínimo local en la zona no incorporada del condado de Boulder será de $15.69/hora.

Land Use Code Update: Eldorado Springs Townsite Plan

The Boulder County Community Planning & Permitting office at 2045 13th St., Boulder is open to the public on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Appointments are available on Tuesday but are not required. Schedule an appointment.

Land Use Code Update: Eldorado Springs Townsite Plan

DC-10-0003: Eldorado Springs Townsite Plan

This docket is currently on hold. No public hearings are scheduled at this time.
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The Land Use code update began with the creation of the Eldorado Springs Planning Committee (ESPC). The ESPC was comprised of community members tasked to explore and propose specific regulations to implement the plan. After numerous committee and public meetings, the ESPC concluded its work in May 2011 by finalizing a draft proposal for new zoning regulations.

In May 2011, Land Use staff started work to draft a staff-proposed set of zoning regulations, incorporating the ESCP proposal, the existing Land Use Code, Boulder County Comprehensive Plan, and Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan. This docket was placed on hold and no Code changes were presented to the Planning Commission or the Board of County Commissioners for adoption.

At this time, there are no plans to move this docket forward. Significant staff resources were committed to the Eldorado Springs Townsite Initiative from 2008 to 2013, and these resources are not currently available.

Information on the background and comprehensive plan is available on the Eldorado Springs Townsite Planning page. For past study of potential regulations related to structures sizes, heights, and setback, please visit the Eldorado Springs Bulk Size Study page.

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Community Planning & Permitting (formerly the Land Use Dept.)

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Main: 303-441-3930

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2045 13th St.
Boulder, CO 80302


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Boulder, CO 80306
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