Notice of a Public Hearing

Major and Minor Subdivision Applications

Use by Review Permit Applications and Rezoning/Variance Applications

Please be informed that at 7:00 p.m. on July 20, 2020 in the Rocky Ford City Council Chambers, located at 203 South Main Street in Rocky Ford, Colorado, the Otero County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing for the following as required by the Otero County Land Use Code, as the same affects the property situated in the County of Otero and the State of Colorado:

A Minor Subdivision request to split off 2.06 acres from 77.0 acres in an Agriculture Zoned District (A-1). A tract of land lying in the S1/2SW1/4 of Sec. 33, T.23S., R.56W. of the 6th P.M. The property is commonly addressed as 20983 County Road BB, Rocky Ford, CO  81067.  The owner of record is Michael C. Hirakata and the applicant is Jerre Hirakata.

A Minor Subdivision request to split off 6.70 acres from 36.71 acres and then merge a 3.43 acre parcel to the remaining 30.10 acres of the split mother parcel for a total of 33.53 acre parcel in a/an Agriculture Zoned District (A-1). A tract of land lying in the SW1/4SE1/4 of Sec. 14, T.24S., R.56W. of the 6th P.M.   The property is commonly addressed as 23503 County Road Y, Swink, CO  81077 and 23671 County Road Y, Rocky Ford, CO  81067.  The owners of record are Matthew and Elizabeth Whitt.

A Minor Subdivision request to split off homestead of 1.42 acres  from 50.84 acres of farmland in an Agriculture Zoned District (A-1). A tract of land lying in the E1/2SW1/4NE1/4 and W1/2W1/2SE1/4NE1/4 of Sec. 21, T.22S., R.59W. of the 6th P.M.  The property is commonly addressed as 3742 County Road KK.75, Fowler, CO  81039.  The owner of record is Doris Jean Fellhauer and Raymond G. Fellhauer, applicant.

The Otero County Commissioners will hold a public hearing regarding the above referenced applications on the July 27, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. in the Boardroom of the Otero County Commissioners, located in the Otero County Courthouse, Room 107, La Junta, Colorado.

Any person may appear before said Otero County Planning Commission and/or Board of County Commissioners, at the time and place stated above, to be heard on the above referenced Applications.

Planning Commission Board will meet at 6:00 p.m. for work session.

Lex Nichols

Otero County Land Use Administrator