Local Elected Officials

County Commissioners


Details on The Office of County Commissioner.

La Plata County Commissioners Meeting and Events.

Current County Commissioners:

District Attorney, 6th Judicial District

The Colorado Sixth Judicial District covers Archuleta, La Plata and San Juan Counties.

Christian Champagne (D)

District Attorney Web Site

  •  970-247-8850

County Sheriff

Sean Smith (D)

County Sheriff Website

  • 970-247-1157

County Assessor

Craig Larson (D)

County Assessor Web Site

County Treasurer

Allison Aichele (D)

County Treasurer Website

County Clerk & Recorder

Tiffany Lee Parker (R)

Web Site: County Clerk & Recorder Website



County Surveyor

Steven McCormack,

County Surveyor Web Site

Durango City Council

City Council Website

Regular City Council meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of every month, beginning at 6:30pm. Less formal study sessions are held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, beginning at 4:00pm. The meetings are held in the Smith Council Chambers at City Hall.  Because there may be changes in the schedule, please check here for the schedule of meetings. Agendas for the meetings are posted on the preceding Fridays.

Dick White, Mayor

  • (970) 382-0049

Sweetie Marbury, Mayor Pro Tem

  • 970-259-0218

Dean Brookie

  • (970) 749-3189

 Melissa Youssef

  • (970)759-6477

Chris Bettin

  • (970)903-7951