Montezuma County Commission

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Montezuma County Commissioner Larry Don Suckla raised the idea of privatizing management of Narraguinnep Reservoir Monday during a discussion with Matt Thorpe of Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

On Monday, March 13th, Montezuma County Commissioners moved to enter executive session-- clearing the meeting room of the public--without clearly explaining the reasons for doing so.  Colorado Open Meeting Laws (CRS 24-6-402) require local governing bodies' meetings to be open to the public except under specific circumstances.  KSJD’s Austin Cope and Gail Binkly discuss the issue further.

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Montezuma County resident Judi Lichliter appealed to the county commissioners Monday to create more handicapped spaces at their facilities, including the courthouse, clerk and recorder’s office and senior center.

The Montezuma County commissioners have chosen Rob Pope to fill a seat on the Planning and Zoning Commission left vacant by Michael Gaddy, who is moving.

After a lively discussion Monday, the Montezuma County commissioners decided interviews of candidates for a seat on the Planning and Zoning Commission would be done in public.