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Mineral County Emergency Management endeavors to relay critical information in a timely and accurate manner.  This page will be updated regularly as information becomes available.  Please refer to this page often for the latest information.

If you desire additional information not found on this page please contact the Mineral County Emergency Manager, Terry Wetherill at


The San Luis Valley is in the process of developing a Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan in 2022, building upon county mitigation plans.  The Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan analyzes vulnerabilities to natural and human caused hazards and involves all municipalities and certain special districts within six counties: Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Rio Grande, Mineral and Saguache. The plan also identifies mitigation actions that can be taken to minimize property damage and public safety risks. The purpose of this survey was to solicit public input on hazards of concern and suggestions for reducing the impacts of hazards before they occur. 

The survey results can be found here:…