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October 10, 2022


Notice is hereby given that a proposed budget has been submitted to the Board of Otero County Commissioners for the ensuing year of 2023. That a copy of such proposed budget has been filed in the office of the Otero County Commissioners and online at oterocounty.colorado.gov, where the same is open for public inspection.  The budget will be adopted at a regular meeting of the Board of Otero County Commissioners to be held at Room 107, Otero County Courthouse, 13 West Third, La Junta, CO, on December 5, 2022, at 1:30 pm.

Any interested elector of Otero County may inspect the proposed budget and file or register any objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.

Amy White-Tanabe

County Administrator

pursuant to CRS 24-70-107(4)


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Otero County Website Accessibility Statement

Otero County’s Commitment to Accessibility

  • Otero County is committed to making its website accessible. We are constantly working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website. We continue to strive to maintain conformance to all guidelines and regulations, including, but not limited to W3C’s Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 as well as U.S. Federal Government Section 508 Guidelines.
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Help Us Make Our Website More Accessible

  • We appreciate your patience as we continuously work to improve. Should you have problems accessing the information on this website, please let us know. We also welcome your questions about this accessibility statement and comments on how to improve the site’s accessibility.
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  • To comment on website accessibility, please submit your question, comment, or suggestion on the Contact Us link at: https://oterocounty.colorado.gov/contact-us or call our office at (719) 383-3000.