County seeks input on its master plan

RBC I The first draft of the new Rio Blanco County Master Plan is available for review and comment.
Input from county residents is needed and can be made in a number of ways. Mail a note to the Rio Blanco County Planning Department at P.O. Box 599, Meeker, CO 81641. Send an e-mail to Or stop by the planning department and share your thoughts either in writing or directly or attend one of the upcoming public meetings.
There will be two public meetings to discuss the draft plan on March 18. The first will be at noon in conjunction with the Meeker Chamber of Commerce at Cuppa Joe. An evening meeting will be held at the County Administration Building, 317 E. Market St., starting at 6 p.m. For residents in Rangely, the evening meeting can be attended by video conference at the County Annex, 17497 Highway 64.
Downloadable copies are available on the county Web site at by clicking on the master plan button on the home page. Printed copies of the draft are available at the planning department office or at the libraries in Meeker and Rangely. Or call the planning department at 878-9580 and ask for a copy to be mailed free of charge.