Planning Commission

Commission Purpose

The Otero County Planning Commission has for its purpose the promotion and guidance of the physical development of the unincorporated portion of Otero County. Such physical development shall include, but not be limited to, subdivision location and design, proper arrangement and distribution of land uses, availability of public and private utilities and facilities, and promotion of the health, safety, and general welfare of the residents of Otero County, New Mexico, in accordance with present and future needs.

Commission Responsibilities

The Planning Commission also reviews subdivision applications, conducts public hearings and brings recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners as set forth in the Otero County Subdivision Ordinance.

Otero County Planning Commission Annual Reports

View the Otero County Planning Commission annual reports.

Please call 575-437-7427 for meeting dates.