Public hearing to be held on oil and gas permitting regulations

The Archuleta County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to review and consider a resolution adopting amendments to “Section 9; Mining, Section 9.2; Oil and Gas Permitting,” of the Archuleta County Land Use Code.

The public hearing will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3, at the Archuleta County Extension Building, 344 U.S. 84.

All interested parties will be heard.

The changes being considered reflect technical corrections to the current code based upon staff review and public comment obtained at the Nov. 12 public hearing.

The proposed current “Oil and Gas Permitting” section of the County Land Use Code and the highlighted proposed changes will be available for review at the Archuleta County Planning Department, 1122 U.S. 84, or online at Archuleta County Web site,

Comments may be submitted to the Archuleta County Planning Commission at the public hearing, or mailed to P.O. Box 1507, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147 prior to the hearing.