Land Use, Planning, and Building

The Land Use Department is responsible for the planning and building functions in Ouray County.

NOTICE: The Board of County Commissioners has recently enacted a moratorium on the issuance of building permits for residential structures on mining claims and mill sites in the high alpine region (9,500'+).  Click HERE to review a copy of the moratorium. Click HERE to review all documents. 

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