James P Eccher - Mayor

IMAGE Mayor James P. Eccher

Contact Information

Mayor James Eccher
525 S. Albert Avenue,
Walsenburg, CO 81089

Meetings may be made by appointment with the Deputy City Clerk.


Mr. Eccher is a lifelong resident of Walsenburg and retired businessman. 

He was elected in 2012 to the position of City Mayor and serving his third term.

His term expires in November 2019 and he is not eligable for reelection.


  • Make the City financially sound without raising property taxes.
  • Resolve issues of outdated infrastructure as well as correct non-compliance for State Agencies.
  • Develop a positive and productive working relationship with Huerfano county