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Kathleen Conti, District 1
Nancy Sharpe, Chair, District 2
Jeff Baker, Chair Pro Tem, District 3
Nancy Jackson, District 4
Bill Holen, District 5 

Study Session
February 6, 2017

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners typically holds weekly Study Sessions on Monday and Tuesday. Study Sessions (except for Executive Sessions) are open to the public and items for discussion are included on this agenda. Agendas (except for Executive Sessions agendas) are available through the Commissioners’ Office or through the County’s web site at Please note that the Board may discuss any topic relevant to County business, whether or not the topic has been specifically noticed on this agenda. In particular, the Board typically schedules time each Monday under “Committee Updates” to discuss a wide range of topics. In addition, the Board may alter the times of the meetings throughout the day, or cancel or reschedule noticed meetings. Questions about this agenda? Contact the Commissioners’ Office at 303-795-4630 or by e-mail at

Study Session Topics

9:00A.M. Calendar Updates (WHR)
Diana Maes
BoCC Administration Manager
9:30A.M. Strategy and Performance Update (WHR)
Manisha Singh, Director, Department of Strategy and Performance
10:00A.M. BOCC Updates (WHR)
Board of County Commissioners

11:30A.M. * Lobbyist Lunch (WHR)

Ron Carl, County Attorney
Greg Romberg, Lobbyist
1:00P.M. *2017 Community Development Block Grant Action Plan Funding Recommendations (WHR)
Discussion of the funding recommendations for the 2017 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) projects, as recommended by Community Resources – Housing and Community Development (HCDS) Staff.  Community Resources is seeking direction from the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) regarding the plan to utilize these funds and submit the 2017 Annual Action Plan to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for review and approval

Request: Information/Direction

Liana Escott, Community Development Administrator, Community Resources
Linda Haley, Division Manager, Housing and Community Development 
Don Klemme, Director, Community Resources 
Janet Kennedy, Director, Finance 
Tiffanie Bleau, Senior Assistant County Attorney

2:00P.M. *Drop In (WHR)
Board of County Commissioners
BOA Referral - Special Exception Use Case - BOA-2016-00021
Discussion of a Board of Adjustment referral regarding a Special Use Exception application to increase the number of dogs at an existing kennel located at 1600 South Quail Run Road, Watkins, Colorado

Request: Information/Direction

Alan Snyder, Zoning Administrator, Public Works and Development
David Schmit, Director, Public Works and Development
Robert Hill, Senior Assistant County Attorney

  1. BOA-2016-00021.pdf
2:20P.M. * Executive Session (WHR)
Executive Study Session and County Attorney Administrative Meeting [Section 24-6-402(4)C.R.S.](As required by law, specific agenda topics will be announced in open meeting prior to the commencement of the closed and confidential portion of this session) (WHR)

Ron Carl, County Attorney
* To be recorded as required by law
WHR - West Hearing Room

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