Board of County Commissioners
Arapahoe County is committed to fulfilling its mission of enhancing quality of life through exceptional delivery of services and efficient use of public funds. The Board of County Commissioners serve as the legislative, governing and administrative body for Arapahoe County. Commissioners are elected to four-year terms and represent 五个地区, each divided by population. Watch this short video to learn more about the role of county commissioners.
The 2023 Board members are:
- Commissioner 嘉莉Warren-Gully, District 1 (Chair)
- Commissioner 杰西卡Campbell-Swanson, District 2
- 杰夫·贝克专员, District 3 (Chair Pro Tem)
- Commissioner 莱斯利Summey, District 4
- 局长比尔·L Holen, District 5 (金融)
As a constitutional subdivision of Colorado 状态 government, Arapahoe County can only exercise those powers specifically expressed in statute or the constitution. The Board of County Commissioners oversees county 部门, hires the management team, administers county services, 采用条例, and approves land use decisions within unincorporated Arapahoe County.
The County’s performance management program——provides data-driven information to help the Board of County Commissioners deliver results consistent with 状态d mission, 值, and statutory requirements.
The Board creates and adopts thefor all 部门 and elected official offices within Arapahoe County. 他们也扮演着 to handle property tax protests. The Board appoints residents to serve the community on . Commissioners also represent Arapahoe County on a variety of 区域 and national authorities, 董事会及委员会. Visit the commissioners’ individual web pages to see what 董事会及委员会 on which they serve.
Business meetings are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month in the Administration Building’s East Hearing Room and are streamed live and archived. Public comment is taken during these meetings.
The Board of County Commissioners holds study sessions on Mondays and Tuesdays as well as regular meetings for county staff updates. These study sessions (except for executive sessions) are open to the public.
Business meetings as defined by CRS 24-6-402 that constitute a quorum of commissioners.
The Commissioners regularly engage with local, 区域, 状态, and federal governmental to make sure Arapahoe县的 interests are represented in Washington, D.C. 还有州议会大厦.
Arapahoe县的 2023 Legislative Principles & 问题指导 describes the County’s underlying interest on specific issues, serving as a consistent guide for the county in developing positions on federal and 状态 legislation, 制定规章, and proactive issue advocacy. View legislation being monitored by Arapahoe County, including positions taken by the Board of County Commissioners.
There are a variety of ways to engage with Arapahoe County and the Board of County Commissioners.
- Attend Conversations with Commissioners: Each commissioner holds quarterly informal gatherings to talk about current projects and initiatives. Upcoming events are included on the .
- Participate in a quarterly
- Or sign up to receive the
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