Energy and Land Use Code Information Page

The County is in the process of reviewing the Energy and Land Use Codes relating to Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Emissions.  The following provides background data and information for our public outreach. A working group made up of citizens that met weekly on Wednesdays. If you have questions or would like a presentation of the up to date information, please contact:

Cindy Houben - Community Development Director:                           02.27.19 photo

Brian Pawl - Chief Building Official:

Ellen Sassano - Senior Long Range Planner:

Zachary Hendrix - Senior Administrative Assistant:

Currently, the County is endorsing the Colorado Contractor’s Challenge Pledge and encourages all interested parties to join in it. Commitment details can be found at:


February 19th, 11am-12:30pm: Working Group Update Meeting - Roaring Fork Room, Pitkin County Admin Building

March 25h: Second reading of the Energy Code Amendments to the BOCC