The Planning Department reviews applications for development projects including AnnexationsConditional UseVacationVarianceSubdivisions, and zoning amendments. The staff then makes recommendations to City Council, the Planning and Zoning Commission or the Zoning Board of Adjustments and Appeals
who have the ultimate decision-making authority.   The staff also drafts and recommends to the appropriate decision-making body policies and procedures related to development and special projects within the community.

Comprehensive Planning Documents
The Community Development staff works with City Council, the Planning and Zoning Commission, members of the public, federal and state resource agencies, and appropriate consultants in the development of documents that guide the future development of the City of Gunnison. The current documents are listed here.

Planning Staff
Steve Westbay
Community Development Director    
(970)641-8152 (office)
Andie Ruggera 
City Planner 
(970)641-8154 (office)      
Caree Musick
Planning Technician
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