Morgan County Information
** PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT **
Entry to County and District Courtrooms at the Justice Center will be conducted through the doorway on the north side of the building until further notice.
Please check the docket for upcoming court dates at the following web address:
(Search under "Morgan County")
You can contact the courts at the following numbers:
District Court - 970-542-3435
County Court - 970-542-3414
** INJECTION WELL MORATORIUM **
Amended Injection Moratorium Resolution
Approved by Board of Morgan County Commissioners
The Board of Morgan County Commissioners approved the following Amended Injection Moratorium Resolution at a hearing held November 21, 2017:
Resolution 2017 BCC 52
(Amending Resolution 2017 BCC 26 - see below).
INJECTION WELL MORATORIUM RESOLUTION
Resolution 2017 BCC 26
DOCUMENTS FROM STAKEHOLDER'S MEETING
(This meeting was held October 24, 2017)
Guest Speaker: Anne Sheehan, Geologist
University of Colorado
** NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program) in Morgan County **
Morgan County is involved and impacted by four separate happenings within NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program).
A 2008 Morgan County agreement with FEMA and the Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) to prepare new FIRM (Flood Insurance Rate Mapping)
Colorado Hazard Mapping Program (CHAMP) - South Platte River Flood Study
"The resulting products and deliverables are expected to form the basis for a subsequent regulatory update for all streams under the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) Risk Mapping, Assessment, and Planning (MAP) Program."
3. Reauthorization of the NFIP
9.12.2017 With the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) soon due for
reauthorization, NACo representatives advocate for making NFIP
sustainable and affordable for residents during the Congressional Home
Protection Caucus briefing and NACo's Capitol Hill briefing, respectively.
The National Flood Insurance Program was
set to expire Sept. 30, 2017, but legislation signed by President Trump
Sept. 8 reauthorized the program until Dec. 8, 2017.
4. Beaver Creek Alternatives Analysis
Scope of Work and Cost
Meeting Summary - October 27, 2017
** SOUTH PLATTE RIVER MASTER PLAN **
The South Platte River Master Plan is a collaboration between Morgan, Washington, Logan and Sedgwick Counties, stakeholder groups along the river, and federal and state agencies funded through a DOLA (Department of Local Affairs) grant.
** APPROVED BY BOARD
OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS **
The Board of County Commissioners approved the following amendments to the Morgan County Zoning and Subdivision Regulations during public hearing on November 7, 2017.
Resolutions to Amend Morgan County Zoning Regulations -
Resolutions to Amend Morgan County Subdivision Regulations-
Establishing a Process to Amend Subdivision Exemptions
** MORGAN COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER **
Citizens' Advisory Committee
The Board of County Commissioners convened a Citizens' Advisory Committee to develop a plan for the Morgan County Justice Center. The capabilities of this building have been exceeded by the agencies who occupy it.
The agencies housed in the current Justice Center are operating at full capacity and have no room to expand although growth within the county and the associated activity of these agencies continues to increase.
For updated status, please contact
Kristi at the County Commissioners Office at
970-542-3500 option 5.
** GIS INFORMATION **
Morgan County GIS parcel and road centerline shapefiles are available by clicking the following links: