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Natural Gas Pricing

The Town of Ignacio has received notice that the San Juan Basin Natural Gas Pricing is increasing dramatically.  The Southern Ute Utilities Division informed the Town of this rate increase, and provided some information on the basis for the increase.  To read the complete memo from the Town that includes the information from the Tribe, please click HERE.


Effective January 1, 2023

In 2021, House Bill 21-1162 was voted into law.  This new bill imposes a 10-cent fee for every single-use bag (paper or plastic) that a "large" retail store supplies to each customer.  A large retail store is defined as a store that has more than three locations within the State of Colorado and/or has stores in other states.  The stores within our community that this law applies to are Family Dollar, Seven to Eleven, and Subway.

To see a document that contains all the details concerning this new fee, please click HERE.


Regional Housing Authority

The La Plata County Regional Housing Authority Board will have a meeting on January 12, 2023.  For a flier with the complete information, please click HERE.

Town Hall is Open to the Public

The Town phones are manned from 9 AM to 4 PM, Monday through Friday. Town Hall is also open to the public, 10 AM to 2 PM Monday through Friday.  We ask that you not come in if you are not feeling well, running a fever, coughing or sneezing.  We look forward to serving you, either in person or via phone call.

The Police Department continues to operate as usual.  You can reach the Ignacio Police Department by calling 970-563-4206.

If you have a utility emergency, please call the on-call number (970-759-3660). The Public Works employee that is on call will assess the emergency and respond accordingly. If you have a utility billing or service question, please call Town Hall (970-563-9494) or email the Utility Clerk (tdunton@townofignacio.com).

Water Quality Reports

The 2021 Water Quality Report is now available.  To view this report, please click HERE.  This report has also been posted at Town Hall, the Ignacio Community Library, and the Ignacio Post Office.

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Town Board Meeting Info

The Town Board will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, January 30, 2023, starting at 6:00 PM.
To access the agenda and detailed information on how you can attend and participate in the Board Meeting, please click HERE.

The next Regular Board Meeting will be held on Monday, February 13, 2023, starting at 6:00 PM.  The agenda and detailed information
on how you can attend and participate in the Board Meeting will be posted HERE no less than 24 hours prior to the meeting..

For the Zoom Etiquette document, please click HERE.

If you would like to listen to a recording of the previous Board Meetings, please view the Town Board's page by navigating through the tabs above.


Planning Commission

Do you love your community?  Do you want to influence the vision and direction of the Town of Ignacio?  Now you can!  There are multiple openings on the Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment.  To learn more about these two opportunities, please visit our website (townofignacio.colorado.gov), hover your mouse over Town Departments / Planning Department, and select the designated link.  You can download an application HERE or from the Applications, Forms and Licenses page of our website.  Once your completed application is received, it will be submitted to the Town Board for review.  Individuals who currently own a business or property within Ignacio town limits, but do not live within the town limits, can still serve.  You will be notified when your application is up for review, as the Town Board will want to talk with you.  If you have any questions, please contact Town Hall.


CDOT 2022 Transportation Annual

The Colorado Department of Transportation has published their 2022 Transportation Annual.  This document outlines the Transit Goals for the next 25 years, explains current projects in the each of the 5 Regions, and introduces you to staff.  To view the document, please click HERE.  Our very own Interim Town Manager, Mark Garcia, was appointed by Governor Polis to the Transportation Commission and has been serving in that capacity since July 2021.  If you have questions, please reach out to CDOT, Region 5, at their Durango Office:  3803 North Main Ave. #306 Durango, CO 81301 (970-385-1423).


Downtown Redevelopment Plan

The University Technical Assistance Program (UTAP) at UC Denver has partnered with the Town of Ignacio to assemble a downtown redevelopment plan. The goal of this project is to enhance the downtown core along Goddard Avenue between the blocks of Lampert Street and Empire Street centering on the Highway 151 Intersection.  For news and progress reports, please visit their website, https://utapucd.wixsite.com/website-2.


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Affordable Connectivity Program Flier - If you qualify, you could get $30 off your monthly internet access bill.  For the complete flier, click HERE.

Flier for HomesFund FREE First Time Buyer Education Workshop


Town Board Strategic Plan

The Town Board of Trustees has been working with Sagebrush Consulting and has just completed and adopted the Strategic Plan for 2021 - 2023!

To review, download, or print this plan, click HERE.


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