Government

The City of Alamosa, Alamosa County and The State of Colorado all offer residents and visitors a wide range of information regarding our area.

City of Alamosa

The City of Alamosa, a charter city, operates under the Council-Manager form of government. Under this system, the Council establishes the policies under which the City operates and appoints a trained and experienced City Manager to administer the affairs of the City.

Alamosa County

The Board of Alamosa County Commissioners are the chief elected officials of Alamosa County. The Board serves as the legislative policy-making body for the County. Additionally, the County Commissioners represent the County through State and local Boards. Alamosa County has three County Commissioners elected for four year staggered terms.

The County Commissioners are elected from three districts divided geographically and each County Commissioner must reside within the district they represent. The County Commissioners budget is supported by the General Fund. The Board of Alamosa County Commissioners meetings are the second and last Wednesday of each month.

Upcoming Events

  • Thu, Dec 14 Mountain Valley Dance Studio presents The Nutcracker. Ticket Outlets: Alamosa State Bank, San Luis Valley Federal Bank-Downtown Branch, Mountain Valley Dance Studios. Thursday, Dec. 14 & Friday, Dec. 15,...

  • Tue, Dec 19 6pm - 7:30pm

  • Sat, Dec 23 The 1st Annual "Round-UP Rudolph Run" is Sponsored by Alamosa Round-Up and SLV Sports & Wellness! A holiday 5K Run, Walk, Stroll!! This event is part of...

  • Sat, Dec 23 Lots of fun for the whole family! Come and celebrate the holidays with Alamosa's festive light parade downtown Main Street! See tractors, cars, bicycles, and floats lit up...

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