The Administrators office handles general County Administration, Land Use Administration, Finance and Human Resources.
Applications for permits, including but not limited to building, septic & road access are processed in this office. Additionally this office prepares materials for The Planning & Zoning Commission and the Board of Adjustments.
The Administrators office prepares, presents, and reports the annual budget and related documentation. This office oversees preparation and publication of periodic financial statements.
The Administrator's office also manages the Mineral County Airport, Mineral County Landfill and the new Amethyst addition to the Mineral County Cemetery.
All Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) requests go through the Administrator's office.
Board of Adjustment
The Board of Adjustment is authorized to grant variances from the strict application of the Mineral County Zoning Regulations. Applicants must prove a hardship or practical difficulty to the BOA, explaining why their proposed construction cannot be done within the requirements of the Zoning Regulations. The BOA also is authorized to hear appeals from determinations or requirements in the enforcement of the Zoning Regulations.
Planning &, Zoning
The purpose of the Planning Commission, hereby created, shall be to review all land use applications prior to submission of the same to the Board and to make formal recommendations based upon such review and on the provisions of the Mineral County Zoning and Subdivision Regulations, as well as any related Regulations or plans.
Contact the County Administrator:
P.O. Box 70
1201 N. Main St.
Creede, CO 81130