Boards & Committees

Airport Advisory Board 
Appointed by the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), this volunteer board advises the BOCC on airport matters by representing the aviation community.

Board of Adjustment
The Board of Adjustment is to hear and decide appeals taken by any person aggrieved by his inability to obtain a building permit or by the decision of any administrative officer or agency based upon or made in the course of the administration or enforcement of the provisions of these regulations.

Board of County Commissioners
The Board of County Commissioners is the primary policy-making body for the County and is responsible for the county’s administrative and budgetary functions. While, generally, boards have only those powers specifically conferred by the State General Assembly, courts have held that they have such implied powers as may be necessary to carry out their specified powers.

Building Board of Review 
This board shall have jurisdiction to decide any appeal from the building official if the decision of the building official concerns suitable for alternative materials, methods of constriction, or a reasonable interpretation of the code.  The board shall not hear appeals with regard to life-safety items.

Colorado Headwater’s Land Trust 
The Colorado Headwaters Land Trust is dedicated to helping landowners preserve Grand County’s scenery, agriculture, water, wildlife and biodiversity for today and the future.

Cooperative Extension Advisory Board 
Individuals selected for CSU Extension advisory committees are those individuals outside the Extension profession who collectively advise Extension staff regarding educational programs. They help keep local county needs a priority for extension programming.

Designated Emergency Response Authority (DERA)

DERA is a worldwide, member-managed nonprofit disaster service and professional association.

Grand County Complete Count Committee (GCCCC)

The Grand County Complete Count Committee is a committee put together to ensure a complete count in Grand County for the 2020 Census through education and promotion.  

Grand County Emergency Telephone Authority
The Grand County Emergency Telephone Authority is a Board appointed by the Grand County Board of County Commissioners for the sole purpose of insuring the public has a resilient and progressive 911 access system in an emergency.  

Grand County Historic Preservation Board 
To protect and preserve the historic and cultural heritage of Grand County by providing for the designation of historic buildings, landmarks, sites and districts.

Grand County Weed Board 
This board is a state mandated and Board of County Commissioner appointed board comprised of private property owners of 60 acres or greater to suggest direction and policy for the Grand County Noxious Weed Program.

Juvenile Services Planning Board
They are the oversight board that ensures that the 14th Judicial District’s Senate Bill 94 (pre-adjudication release services) plan is administered as written and approved by the Division of Youth Corrections.

Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)
The LEPC is a countywide effort tasked to identify locations of hazardous materials and create emergency response plans.

Middle Park Fair & Rodeo 
4-H Fair and Rodeo

Northwest Colorado Council of Governments Broadband Planning Team 
Northwest Colorado Council of Governments (NWCCOG) will be embarking on a project to develop a Regional Strategic Plan for Broadband.

Northwest Colorado Council of Governments Economic Development 

The NWCCOG - Economic Development District was officially designated to pursue programs and activities which promote innovation and competitiveness, preparing our region for growth and success in the worldwide economy. 

Northwest Colorado Options for Long Term Care
The Advisory/Board of Directors for Northwest Colorado Options for Long Term Care provides input and guidance for the Single Entry Point (SEP) operations including resource development.

Northwest Workforce Investment Board 
The Northwest Workforce Investment Board is business-led with a majority of its members representing the private sector and other board members representing organized labor and community-based organizations, education, economic development organizations and state agencies and individuals with disabilities.

Open Lands, Rivers, and Trails Advisory Committee
The Open Lands, Rivers and Trails Fund is administered by the Grand County Board of County Commissioners through recommendations of a nine-member Advisory Committee composed of equal representation from the agricultural, land conservation, outdoor recreation, water, business, and economic development communities. 

Planning Commission 
The Planning Commission is responsible for reviewing staff recommendations regarding land use proposals within the unincorporated portions of Grand County and issuing a recommendation to the Board of County Commissioners.