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CALL TO ORDER THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF MARCH 1, 2022 AT 1:30 P.M.
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
MOMENT OF SILENCE
DISCLOSURES AND/OR CONFLICT OF INTEREST
APPROVAL OR ADJUSTMENTS TO AGENDA
* Executive Session - Specific Agenda Topic
PUBLIC COMMENTS FROM THE FLOOR
This is an opportunity during the session for the public to address the Commissioners. Please complete the Public Comment Request Form and submit to an Administrative Staff member prior to the beginning of the meeting. Please keep your comments to three (3) minutes. The Board is not required to discuss or reply to your comment.
(PLN21-120) Public Hearing for Height Variance for Verizon Wireless CMRS Tower
Verizon Wireless, represented by Kappa Consulting, has applied for a Height Variance to install a 90' tower in the Agricultural Ranching (AR) zoning district at 329 Cloman Blvd where the maximum height is 40'. There is a companion application for the Board Conditional Use Permit for this tower and associated equipment (PLN21-118) on today's agenda.
(PLN21-118) Public Hearing for Conditional Use Permit for Verizon Wireless CMRS Tower
Verizon Wireless, represented by Kappa Consulting, has applied for a Board Conditional Use Permit for a Commercial Mobile Radio System (CMRS) Tower at 329 Cloman Blvd. There is a companion application (PLN21-120) for a Height Variance for this project on today's agenda.
Consideration of Resolution 2022-_____ Revising the County Residential Property Tax Incentive Policy
In September 2021, the Board of County Commissioners adopted a resolution creating a policy for issuing property tax incentives on residential home construction in unincorporated Archuleta County. This resolution, which was tabled at the February 15th meeting, revises the policy to increase the appraised market value of the home and to offer the incentive to existing homes that are being sold to first-time home buyers.
Consideration of Proposals to Purchase 449 San Juan Street Building
The Board of County Commissioners received multiple offers to purchase the 449 San Juan Street Building. This agenda item, which was tabled at the February 15th meeting, is to consider accepting any of the offers or to put the building back out to bid or to consider other alternatives.
Consideration of Resolution 2022-_____ - Cancellation of Uncollectable Tax Assessment
Pursuant to C.R.S. 36-10-114(2)(a), the Board of County Commissioners may cancel any taxes levied on personal property which is determined to be uncollectible after a period of one year after the date of becoming delinquent.
Consideration and Approval of Revocable License Agreement
In August, 2020, the Board of County Commissioners heard a presentation from the Pagosa Bow Club requesting access and use of county-owned property on Cloman Blvd. to construct a bow shooting range. This agenda item presents the Revocable License Agreement with the Bow Club..
Consideration and Approval of Land Lease Agreement Documents with Verizon Wireless
This Land Lease Agreement and Memorandum of Land Lease Agreement between the Board of County Commissioners and Colorado 7 - Saguache Limited Partnership dba Verizon Wireless provides the terms and conditions for Verizon's right to install, maintain and operate communications equipment at 329 Cloman Blvd. in Pagosa Springs.