Mineral County BOCC Update Call

At least one of The Mineral County Board of Commissioners will be participating in bi-weekly phone calls (Tuesday and Thursday) with the Mineral County COVID-19 update call starting on March 26, 2020 at 2 pm.  There is no anticipation of decisions being made by the Board.  Any subject matter that arises that needs Board action will occur at the next regularly scheduled board meeting. 

Continuing Behavioral Health Services During Stay-at-Home Orders

Governor Jared Polis has issued a statewide stay-at-home order through April 11. Under this order, behavioral health care providers are considered essential and should continue to provide services during this time with appropriate modifications, such as telehealth or screening protocols for services that must continue in-person. 

We have the following expectations for providers: 

2020 Property Tax Payment Dates and Information before, during and after COVID19 (3/25/2020)

Property Tax Payment Dates per state statute 39-10-104.5
    Property taxes are due January 1st for the previous year.  Payment may be paid in two equal installments or in one full installment.

Half Payment Option Deadlines
    First Half:  February 29, 2020
    Second Half:  June 15, 2020

Full Payment Option Deadline
    April 30, 2020

Mineral County Virtual BOCC Meeting

The Mineral County Board of Commissioners will be holding a meeting on Tuesday, January 24, 2020 beginning at 9 am to consider extending the Emergency Declaration, speak to the Director of Social Services and consider other items related to the County's response to the COVID-19 crisis.  In consideration of social distancing practices we have set up a Zoom meeting so that the public can attend if they wish.  The courthouse is closed to public access and this meeting is no exception.  Please click on this link to access the meeting. 

Public Notice effective March 23, 2020 until further notice

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Board of County Commissioners for Alamosa County will hold a regularly scheduled public meeting each weekday at 2:00 p.m. located at 8900 Independence Way, Alamosa, CO 81101.  In person attendance will not be allowed in order to protect the public.  A virtual conference room has been established for anyone who would like to listen in to comply with Colorado Open Meetings Law.  You may call 605-313-6288 and use access code 433756#. Accessibility may be limited due to network capacity.

Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Behavioral Health Providers

Behavioral Health Providers: 

As we respond to Colorado’s COVID-19 outbreak, the Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) is committed to providing you additional guidance and resources. We recognize that these are difficult times, and our staff is on duty and available to support you. 

In this email: