Training Meetings and Open House on New Land Use Code


Training Meetings and Open House on New Land Use Code

Contact: Reilly Thimons, Planning Technician, 970-429-2754 or

Aspen, Colorado – February 27, 2017 –The City of Aspen’s Community Development Department is hosting a series of training luncheons and an open house meeting to inform the public on the newly approved land use code which reflects amendments to the following areas:

•    Commercial Design
•    Off-street Parking
•    Affordable Housing Mitigation
•    Dimensional Standards
•    Commercial Use Mix

The training luncheons are open to the development community and general public, and will include detailed discussion of the new elements of the code, as well as provide instruction on compliance with the updated code.  

The public meeting will provide general information about the updated code and the opportunity for discussion with the planning staff.  Meetings will be held from 12pm-1:30pm on the following schedule:

•    Land Use Code Training Luncheon - Thursday March 2, Sister Cities Room, City Hall
•    Land Use Code Training Luncheon - Wednesday March 8, Sister Cities Room, City Hall
•    Open House – Wednesday March 15, Sister Cities Room, City Hall

The open house is open to all, and interested residents are encouraged to attend.  If you are a development community member and wish to RSVP for a training luncheon, please contact Reilly Thimons at 429-2754 or


Posted on Monday, February 27, 2017