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Planning & Zoning

Chapin LaChance, Planning Director

Phone: 719-427-0517

Fax:  719-486-5813


The Community Development and Planning Director is the primary staff person within the city responsible for managing growth, development, and change within the City of Leadville. This position is responsible for the development of short and long-term strategies and policies to help ensure that the city grows in a smart, sustainable, and equitable fashion. This position participates in the review of land-use applications and provides support to various boards and commissions. This position works closely with the City Council and other members of the small administrative team at the city. 

The Community Development and Planning Director performs administrative, professional, and technical work in the development and implementation of current planning programs related to land use, building code and related municipal plans and policies; acts as municipal liaison to developers, property owners, and the public; manages long-range planning goals; serves the Planning and Zoning Commission and Historic Preservation Commission. Additionally, the Community Development and Planning Director assists the City Administrator in a community development role through public relations and communication; grant acquisition and application; and community outreach and engagement. 


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Planning & Zoning Commissioners

Gabby Voeller
P&Z Chair

Emily Ducharme
P&Z Commissioner


Nadim Tannous
P&Z Commissioner

Scott Bauer
P&Z Commissioner


Greg Labbe
Mayor & P&Z Commissioner

Morgan Law
P&Z Commissioner

Joey Edwards
P&Z Commissioner

P&Z Alternate




The Planning and Zoning Commission was established by the Leadville Municipal Code to promote the development of private and public land and structures within the boundaries of the City without interfering with the property rights of the people who own the land or structures. The Planning and Zoning Commission supports the development of Leadville by establishing a set of codes that promote health, safety, convenience, order, beauty, prosperity, and general welfare of the land and structures in the City. 

The Planning and Zoning Commission is a commission of seven voting members, including the Mayor. All commissioners are residents of the City of Leadville. The Mayor and City Council appoint commission members and alternates for a term of six years. The Planning and Zoning Commission meets twice a month, on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 6:00 pm.  


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Topic: Planning & Zoning Commission Regular Meeting

May 8th, 2024 at 6:00pm


Meeting ID: 896 8394 7349

Passcode: 80461


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