James P Eccher (Mayor 2013-2018)
Mr. Eccher is a lifelong resident of Walsenburg and retired businessman.
He was elected in 2013 to the position of City Mayor and was re-elected for three terms.
Mr. Eccher resigned his office effective December 15, 2018 to take a position as City Administrator for Colorado City.
- 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- Resolve issues of outdated infrastructure as well as correct non-compliance for State Agencies.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