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April 20, 2018 Meeting Agenda for Board of County Commissioners

April 20, 2018 Meeting Agenda for Board of Human Services

April 20, 2018 Meeting Agenda for Board of Public Health


The Clerk and Recorder's office will be closed on Tuesday, April 24th for election certification class.





  Public Hearing Date / Time: Friday, May 18, 2018, 10:00 am

  The public is invited to attend a public hearing at the Cheyenne County Commissioners' meeting to consider a proposal to adopt Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Regulations for Cheyenne County, and to provide oral or written comments to the Cheyenne County Board of Health. The hearing will convene at approximately 10:00 am Friday May 18, 2018, in the Commissioners Room located at the Cheyenne County Courthouse, 51 South 1 st East, Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. The hearing may be rescheduled without further notice by public announcement at a regular meeting of the Board of County Commissioners.

The proposed Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Regulations will be available for review no later than 20 days prior to the public hearing date indicated above. The proposed Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Regulations may be reviewed in person at the Cheyenne County Public Health Department Office located at 560 West 6 North, Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Written comments may be addressed to:

Cheyenne County Board of Health

Attention: Marcy Brossman

Po Box 567

51 South 1 st East, Commissioner Room

Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810



On March 19, 2018 the Board of County Commissioners of Cheyenne County, Colorado adopted resolution #2018-05 concerning open burning in Cheyenne County. The Board recognizes and acknowledges the current fire danger in the county resulting from a lack of moisture with the existing dry conditions. The Board believes that a temporary ban on open fires within the unincorporated areas of the County is necessary to protect property, livestock, wildlife and the citizens of the county.

This ban on “open burning” means any outdoor fire, including but not limited to campfires, warming fires, charcoal grill fires, fused explosives, fireworks and any other activity that poses a significant risk of starting a fire.

This ban does not includes fires in liquid-fueled or gas-fueled stoves; fireplaces contained in buildings; charcoal grills at private residences; constructed, permanent fire pits or fire grates within developed camp and picnic grounds or recreation sites; commercial, professional and municipal fireworks displays where specific written approval has been granted by the Board of County Commissioners; connection with prescribed or controlled burns for agricultural or irrigation purposes along ditches located within and completely surrounded by irrigated farmlands where such burning is necessary for crop survival and specific written approval has been granted by the Board of County Commissioners.

The ban shall continue in effect until revoked by another public notice published in the local newspaper of general circulation with the County, after weather conditions improve significantly, and the fire danger significantly subsides.


FREE Spring Landfill Days

Since the weather is looking to be windy and wet, please call 340-5099 prior to hauling to see if landfill is open. If the weather is bad, then free landfill days will be rescheduled. Thank you!


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